Almost every Pokemon game I can remember has had a second set of starters in it. Why is this being hyped in xy? --- Moumoon
#2RotomGuy3Posted 9/20/2013 11:26:54 AM
Because you get them so early.
#3Great_ReapettePosted 9/20/2013 11:26:55 AM
Man, let's see. There's HGSS and Emerald and.... anything else? I don't think so. --- Build a man a fire, keep him warm for a day. Set a man on fire, keep him warm for the rest of his life.
#4niklnipPosted 9/20/2013 11:27:18 AM
Because you get both before the E4 AKA At the beginning of the game rather than one before you beat it and one after --- Black 2 Friend Code [Nikl]: 0433-7110-2756 Official Swoobat of the Pokemon X board
#5XazealPosted 9/20/2013 11:27:25 AM
Because this time it's given to you during the story, and you don't have to complete some major task to get it. --- Official Officialty of the Officialityness Board.
#6SlimeStackPosted 9/20/2013 11:27:28 AM
So you've only played HGSS then and no other game?
I guess Emerald counts too but eh. --- Blah.
#7Megumi samaPosted 9/20/2013 11:29:23 AM
What do you mean?
In some games in Gen 3 and 4 we could start picking a new starter in the post-game and in B/W there was the monkey trio, but in this case you literally get a second starter of your choice after the first gym/in the first half of the main game. --- We're the only Marvel title that features squirrels. And do you really want a squirrel-free comic? I don't think so. - Dan Slott, on GLA