1989, loved the first generation games. The best in the series in my opinion. --- PSN: DangerBrandon Last Platinum: God of War: Ghost of Sparta; Currently Playing: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
#322koopabros64Posted 8/21/2013 6:13:09 AM
95 I started with Blue. --- The Platypus, the reason games like spore exist.
#323Masterchief5525Posted 8/21/2013 6:41:58 AM
91 Blue version then Yellow
#324BlitzJuggernautPosted 8/21/2013 6:47:31 AM
1991. Red version. Still love Charizard and the other Gen 1 starters over any other. --- XBL: BlitzJuggernaut | PSN: BlitzDreadnought | Steam: BlitzDreadnought "Reach for me, Jugger-Girl. Oo-rah."
#325TGSnowwyPosted 8/21/2013 6:52:49 AM
Born *cough*1974*cough*. Shhh! I bought and played Blue when it was released in the US, and I've had every core game since, with the exception of Black 2.
FYI, I never liked Charizard (or Blastoise or Venusaur) either, but I tend to like or dislike them based on looks rather than competitive usefulness. Kind of hard to get into playing and trading with kids at school when you were already in the workforce when the game came out. Back then, you didn't need this "Wi-Fi" stuff to visit the dream world; you just needed a good free no-tech nap.
#326UrgaleetPosted 8/21/2013 7:02:34 AM
Started with red.
Back then, I had to play the games with a dragon on the front... at least he looked like a dragon. --- Get him, girls! Maybe you can get a rise out of this limp wimp. I AM the Shogun of Harlem!
#327eimajamiePosted 8/21/2013 7:06:49 AM
born 90, first game Blue --- Official Miror Scientist with his Shadow Seviper!
#328Bellum_SacrumPosted 8/21/2013 7:07:59 AM
lol, kids born in the 90s think they are the original fanbase --- "Now go ahead and leap ignorantly to the defense of wealthy game companies who don't know or care about you."
#329KogaSteelfangPosted 8/21/2013 7:18:25 AM
'83 here. Turning 30 in a few weeks.
Started with Blue, and have been a fan ever since, Also, I really dislike Charizard. It's a disproportionate generic fat fire lizard that looks dopey as heck. It's belly is like 75% of the entire thing, coupled with tiny arms, fat legs, and thin wings... ugh, I just hate the way it looks. --- 3ds FC: 0817-3909-5696. PSN Grindpantera. If you add me, please send a PM with your code.
#330GTomahawkPosted 8/21/2013 7:20:48 AM(edited)
I don't win the old contest but I guess that's not a bad thing................
Started with Blue and I'm really indifferent on charizard :I