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Charizard may be based on a dragon

#1Duskull24Posted 4/15/2013 2:33:29 PM
But that doesn't make it a dragon.
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#2FuneralCakePosted 4/15/2013 2:34:19 PM
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#3DreamsaberPosted 4/15/2013 2:34:37 PM
See also: Ampharos.
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#4snuffles504Posted 4/15/2013 3:14:19 PM(edited)
Vannilish isn't an ice-cream cone.

Trubbish isn't a trash bag.

Nosepass isn't a Moai statue.

Meowth, Skitty, Glameow, and Purrloin aren't cats.

Neither Blastoise nor Torterra are a tortoise.

Empoleon isn't a penguin.

Infernape isn't a monkey.

Dragonair and Eelektross aren't marine Pokemon.

Budew isn't a rose bud.

Butterfree isn't a butterfly.

Mothim isn't a moth. Venomoth obviously isn't either.
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#5Pendragon71037Posted 4/15/2013 2:41:44 PM
Technically, Blastoise and Torterra are not, in fact turtles. Neither is Torkoal. They are all tortoises.
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#6CakeOfLiesPosted 4/15/2013 2:42:24 PM
Arceus may be an alpaca...
But that doesn't mean he's based on one.
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#7snuffles504Posted 4/15/2013 3:14:48 PM
Pendragon71037 posted...
Technically, Blastoise and Torterra are not, in fact turtles. Neither is Torkoal. They are all tortoises.


Noted and fix'd. My point stands.
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#8OCShoesPosted 4/15/2013 3:18:24 PM
snuffles504 posted...
Trubbish isn't a trash bag.


Pokémon White Pokédex entry: The combination of garbage bags and industrial waste caused the chemical reaction that created this Pokémon.

I suppose, strictly technically, it is not a trash bag but the product of several + industrial waste.

Also, its classification is Trash Bag pokemon, but that's just for funsies :P
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#9DoctorJimmy133Posted 4/15/2013 3:19:22 PM
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#10wind64aPosted 4/15/2013 3:22:08 PM
I still maintain that Charizard is a lesser relative of Dragons. That would explain the moveset and appearance, while maintaining its typing.
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