Is it weird to pick the opposite gender as your main character? - Results (386 votes)
Yes. Males should pick the male character and females should pick female.
15.28% (59 votes)
No. You can pick whatever you want.
84.72% (327 votes)
This poll is now closed.
I'm a male and both characters don't look bad. I always choose the male character for the past games while sometimes picking female. The female character is not ugly if you know what I mean. I wouldn't mind staring at her overworld sprite instead of the male's. I'll let you guys decide my Pokemon fate. Is yes gets the most votes, I'll pick male, if no gets more votes, I'm picking female.
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#2BowserWowserPosted 9/23/2013 1:07:17 PM
yes --- its da bowser wowser bomb yall http://img16.imageshack.us/img16/3376/bwbomb.jpg
#3EnferolunosPosted 9/23/2013 1:07:46 PM
No, don't be so insecure --- Currently awaiting: Lunar Knights 2, XY, WW HD, LR:FFXIII, X, LoZ U, FFXV, KHIII Don't start unbelieving! Never do not feel your feelings!
#4KezzieZPosted 9/23/2013 1:09:33 PM
It's not weird to me. Depending on the game and if there's major differences for gender, I'll play through as both. For Pokemon, I tend to just go with my gender, but I say play whichever you want.
If people make a big deal about something so insignificant, then they're the ones with the problem, not you. It's not weird at all. --- 3DS FC: 1032-1275-4775, PM if you'd like me to add back. ACNL Dream Address: 5700-2158-8150, Town: Glasclif
#5Unbridled9Posted 9/23/2013 1:11:15 PM
No. I picked female in Diamond because the male looked pretty lame. Pick what you want and what you think is better-looking, not what your gender is just because. --- Sanity. The most important, yet most lacking, thing in the world these days. Try sanity today! Accept no substitutes!
#6pikachupwnagePosted 9/23/2013 1:12:01 PM
I choose whichever one I like the character design of better.
RBY: boy(duh) GS: boy (duh) Crystal: girl RS: boy FRLG: both leaning more towards girl Emerald: Both DPP: Boy BW: Boy BW2: Girl --- This is a work of a demon isn't it? Demons here, demons there! It's all so....demoning.
#7XWolfOPosted 9/23/2013 1:15:46 PM
Yes, you can choose whichever gender you like. It's not strange to play as the opposite gender at all. --- Woof...
#8AlphaDiamondPosted 9/23/2013 1:22:12 PM
you can choose whatever you like. i usually choose the male character in my first playthrough to feel more attached to the character, as i am the MC and i am exploring the world, so i kind of feel more happiness while discovering new things.
but when i restart the game (for whatever reason), i like to change and sometimes i choose the female character, mostly for her design.
#9NextgrandcrossPosted 9/23/2013 1:23:55 PM
I don't normally like the looks of the Males characters, so no for me.
#10Dr_RudyMjolnirPosted 9/23/2013 1:24:58 PM
No it isn't, and anyone who says otherwise is surely insecure. I was originally thinking of going with Serena, but when character customization was revealed, I decided to switch to Calem. --- 3DS friend code: 3308-4835-1515