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2 years ago#1
He's a cool Gym Leader. Everyone always mention how cool and awesome Surge, Volkner and Elesa are. Why is Wattson overlooked?
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2 years ago#2
You're right. He is soooooooo cute. And hot too.
2 years ago#3
Wattson is the cheerful old man in that one town near Route 18 or something and the Day Care and that Desert in Gen III?
If so I thought he was okay. I didn't think he was great or worthwhile to truly remember other than that huge smile on his face.... and his hairdo.
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2 years ago#4
He certainly had an electrifying personality.
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2 years ago#5
Mikoto_Misaka posted...
He's a cool Gym Leader. Everyone always mention how cool and awesome Surge, Volkner and Elesa are. Why is Wattson overlooked?


Aesthetics, really. For most people, an army's lieutenant, a blonde guy with cool clothes and a hot girl are better than an old, chubby dude.

Also, I think Wattson kinda fails to stand out as a Gym Leader; in Ruby & Sapphire, he doesn't even use a 3rd Gen Pokémon (that's fixed in Emerald), and his strategy is almost a rip-off of Surge's: just paralyze the opposition, try a Supersonic here and there, then attack.
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2 years ago#6
From: Swampert27 | #002
You're right. He is soooooooo cute. And hot too.

Didn't think anyone would say that about the guy.
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2 years ago#7
From: Dark_Einherjar | #005
Mikoto_Misaka posted...
He's a cool Gym Leader. Everyone always mention how cool and awesome Surge, Volkner and Elesa are. Why is Wattson overlooked?


Aesthetics, really. For most people, an army's lieutenant, a blonde guy with cool clothes and a hot girl are better than an old, chubby dude.

Also, I think Wattson kinda fails to stand out as a Gym Leader; in Ruby & Sapphire, he doesn't even use a 3rd Gen Pokémon (that's fixed in Emerald), and his strategy is almost a rip-off of Surge's: just paralyze the opposition, try a Supersonic here and there, then attack.

He still deserves to be talked about every once in a while. People remember Youngster Joey but not Wattson? What is wrong with the fanbase?
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2 years ago#8
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Bad memories,very bad memories,that's why.And that was only a week ago...

The one gym leader that uses explosive pokemon in Hoenn(that I remember anyway).I will be getting revenge on my next non-Nuzlocke run though.*evil laugh*
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2 years ago#9
Because Hoenn had some of the most forgettable Leaders and Elites in the series. I think the only ones that people seem to recognize are Flannery (hot chick), Norman (an actual father for the MC), and Wallace (since he became Champion in Emerald)
2 years ago#10
People don't talk about him because A he's not a young Pokegirl and B because there really isn't anything horribly wrong with his personality. He's perfectly fine as a Gym Leader so he's accepted and pretty much left to tinker away as he pleases.
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