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User Info: EternalNether

EternalNether
3 years ago#1
Assuming each generation encompasses all gyms from all versions (and sequels) within the generation? - Results (231 votes)
Gen 1 (Red, Blue, Yellow)
3.03% (7 votes)
7
Gen 2 (Gold, Silver, Crystal)
8.23% (19 votes)
19
Gen 3 (Ruby, Sapphire, Crystal)
33.33% (77 votes)
77
Gen 4 (Diamond, Pearl, Platinum)
9.52% (22 votes)
22
Gen 5 (Black, White, Black 2, White 2)
45.89% (106 votes)
106
This poll is now closed.
For me Gen 5 wins easily, but other opinions may differ. Please explain in a post below so we can keep a discussion going. Gen 5 won for me because they used the more 3 dimensional graphics to their advantage to create some really awesome gyms.


EDIT: NOOOOOOO! I made a mistake, and Gamefaqs stupidly doesn't let you change Poll answers, though you can change the rest of the post. Whatever, if you guys don't get my point there's something seriously wrong with you.
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NekoHime64
3 years ago#2
"Ruby, Sapphire, Crystal"?
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User Info: yoshirulezz

yoshirulezz
3 years ago#3
Alot of gyms in D/P/PT ****ed me off. Especially Candice or the 4th hokage's.
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User Info: Xazeal

Xazeal
3 years ago#4
I usually hate on Gen V because of the region, but they really got the gyms right. It seems like each gen, they put more and more effort into the gym designs. I also think Gen V had by far the best rooms for the E4.

Humilau Gym is my favorite gym of all time, and Castelia Gym in BW2 is up there too.

User Info: iKhanic

iKhanic
3 years ago#5
Lol at all you people picking 5. Of the gens I've played, 2, but I have a feeling gen 3 will do a better job.

Gen 5's gyms were beautiful, but that's it. It completely failed to take advantage of the 3D visuals, and as a result, every gym but draydens was pitifully easy (I actually found draydens gym easy as well, but I can see how it would be challenging.) Hopefully gen VI can fix the fake puzzle problem skyla and elesa's gym had, and give us gyms on par with Pryce and Clair.
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themegaman7
3 years ago#6
Even I though I didn't find HG/SS as good a remake as most people seem to do, I recall the gym layouts were very good in that game.
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FuneralCake
3 years ago#7
3 cuz gen 3 wuz da best and everthing frum ther wuz da bes
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3 years ago#8
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User Info: MyNameIsNotJen

MyNameIsNotJen
3 years ago#9
Obviously Gen V, no contest. My favorite Gym from Gen V is Elesa's BW Gym with the roller coasters!
And I do agree that they just get better each time. Looking forward to Gen VI Gyms :D
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User Info: iKhanic

iKhanic
3 years ago#10
MyNameIsNotJen posted...
Obviously Gen V, no contest. My favorite Gym from Gen V is Elesa's BW Gym with the roller coasters!
And I do agree that they just get better each time. Looking forward to Gen VI Gyms :D


Did you also like Misty, Falkner, and Bugsy's gyms? Because they were the same as Elesa's gym. The only difference was that Elesa's was adorned with roller coasters. But it's the same idea, walk forward on the only existing path and fight trainers until you reach the gym leader.
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