This is a split board - You can return to the Split List for other boards.

Do you nickname your pokemon?

  • Topic Archived
  1. Boards
  2. Pokemon X
  3. Do you nickname your pokemon?

User Info: tremain07

3 years ago#1
Nope never well once but mostly never I named a Wigglytuff "Bunny" in gold as a kid
I got nothing

User Info: Dark_Link92

3 years ago#2
I usually do, but at the start of a new generation I think I might not, or I'll forget the Pokemon's actual names.
Pokemon Black- FC: 0003 3185 8262
Monster Hunter Tri, ID:71YAXZ -EU Server!

User Info: P0k3m0nWaRR10R8

3 years ago#3
Everything besides legendaries
Aut viam inveniam, aut faciam.

User Info: DarkHeroRaven

3 years ago#4

User Info: ZTIger5

3 years ago#5
Only ones I can think of a fitting name for. I didn't up until HGSS when I started using names from mythology, history, literature, other games and so-forth. I have a few silly or random ones, but for the most part they follow that pattern. And I don't name legendaries; a unique and mythological force of nature is above that.
Playing) FE: Awakening, Guild Wars 2. Skyrim, Pokemon White 2, Harvest Moon 11
Waiting) Pokemon XY, Batman: Arkham Origins, Titanfall, PvZ Garden Warfare

User Info: CakeOfLies

3 years ago#6
Only Pokemon that need nicknames.
Like Fluffy the Shiny Haxorus.
I'm not easily impressed; I'm usually oblivious to whatever's in front of me.
Pokemon White 2 FC: 3139-7420-3142 - THIEF

User Info: Nado6

3 years ago#7
Anyone I plan on using, I usually will nickname makes it more personal

User Info: Lord_Prosper

3 years ago#8
I only nickname Pokemon I know I'll be using for an extended period of time, like my starter for instance.

User Info: Umuru

3 years ago#9
Yes, and it seems ProJared shares the same naming style that I do. Randomly mash sounds together until a name comes up that is liked.

User Info: SH076UNNER

3 years ago#10
Yeah i do, i usually think of the first thing that comes to mind. Usually something funny, which is in regard to their appearance, or instead their resemblance in pop culture and/or real life counterpart.

For example, i nicknamed my Magmar 'KFC' obviously because of fried chicken, or my Pachirisu 'Toothpaste' because it resembles toothpaste in my opinion, haha.

Other ones that are my favorites are:

Kricketune - HansZimmer
Rampardos - Zidane (The soccer player who head-butted some guy on the field)
Torterra - Gaia (The one from God Of War)
Chatot - Iago (Think Alladin, the parrot)
Ledian - Protoman (I see the resemblance)
  1. Boards
  2. Pokemon X
  3. Do you nickname your pokemon?

Report Message

Terms of Use Violations:

Etiquette Issues:

Notes (optional; required for "Other"):
Add user to Ignore List after reporting

Topic Sticky

You are not allowed to request a sticky.

  • Topic Archived