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I kinda wish they did that Cloned Sheep Pokemon

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User Info: Strain42

Strain42
3 years ago#1
I dunno how many of you remember this, but apparently back when Gen 5 came out they were talking about a Pokemon idea that got scrapped that was going to be based on the famous Cloned Sheep but was scrapped due to cloning to being a slightly controversial issue (hilarious for us, fans have been cloning since Gen 1 www.instantrimshot.com)

I was personally intrigued by the idea though. Since Gen 5 was all new Pokemon, many of which being arguable parallels of Gen 1 Pokemon, I thought perhaps the sheep clone could have been sort of a new Ditto of sorts. Capable of breeding with anything, but perhaps a bit more useful by being able to pass on moves or something.

I just feel like there could have been a lot of potential in that idea, and it would certainly be a pretty unique concept for the series.

What do you all think?

...I would have called him Ewembryo :)
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User Info: Art_Buddy

Art_Buddy
3 years ago#2
Hell yeah man.
I also want a Normal/Ghost Schrodinger's cat Pokemon.
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Enferolunos
3 years ago#3
Art_Buddy posted...
Hell yeah man.
I also want a Normal/Ghost Schrodinger's cat Pokemon.


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User Info: Bartz

Bartz
3 years ago#4
That sounds like a really bad rumor, to be honest. It also makes no sense. Cloning being a controversial issue? First of all, that's hardly the case a whole year or two ago. Second of all, we already HAD Mewtwo since the beginning and that is basically what he is.

In fact, he's not just a clone, but a genetically engineered/altered clone. If cloning is controversial, then genetic engineering would be even more so. So that's either a load of crap, or that's not the reason they scrapped the Pokemon.

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HomeRowed
3 years ago#5
Shadow Flare13 posted...
That sounds like a really bad rumor, to be honest. It also makes no sense. Cloning being a controversial issue? First of all, that's hardly the case a whole year or two ago. Second of all, we already HAD Mewtwo since the beginning and that is basically what he is.

In fact, he's not just a clone, but a genetically engineered/altered clone. If cloning is controversial, then genetic engineering would be even more so. So that's either a load of crap, or that's not the reason they scrapped the Pokemon.


http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Prototype_Pok%C3%A9mon_and_characters#Pok.C3.A9mon_designs
http://bulbanews.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Unused_Pok%C3%A9mon_design_revealed_in_magazine_interview
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CM_Ponch
3 years ago#6
From: Shadow Flare13 | Posted: 5/8/2013 11:00:36 PM | #004
Second of all, we already HAD Mewtwo since the beginning and that is basically what he is.

But Mewtwo's existence is a secret in the Pokemon World
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