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Why do people hate the Vanillite line?

#11LenneValkiryePosted 9/24/2013 7:14:44 AM
They're not even ice cream. Read the freaking pokedex descriptions.
#12JustwanttolookPosted 9/24/2013 7:27:00 AM
It is probably a combination of "OMG, it ice cream <.<" and "horrible design"
Swirlix may be actual cotton candy, but it is overall cuter and depending in which pose you see it
you may not even realise that it is cotton candy.
The Vanillite line is all over your face with "Look at me! I look like ICE CREAM"
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#131998_z(Topic Creator)Posted 9/25/2013 4:07:22 AM
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#14smashman92Posted 9/25/2013 4:15:42 AM
I really liked Vanillite. Vanilish was alright. Did not like Vanilluxe at all.
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#15PinxedPosted 9/25/2013 4:16:37 AM
It's because they're not ice cream, but everything (but their Pokedex) screams ice cream. The first might have gotten away with a stalagmite (AFAIK) but when ALL 3 are named after Vanilla (with only the first name bearing resemblance to the stalagmite) it's hard to take it seriously.

That said, I love Vanilluxe but sadly those defenses :/
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#16Arne83Posted 9/25/2013 4:26:01 AM
KeyserVance posted...
It actually has a straw in one of its heads. Why would a living creature have a straw in its head? Don't bring Master Shake into this either.


It's not a straw. You don't put straws in ice cream... unless it's a milkshake, and Vanilluxe is clearly not a milkshake. It's obviously meant to be a wafer... or some kind of cookie. I can't believe I still have to explain this to people.
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#171998_z(Topic Creator)Posted 9/26/2013 5:53:29 AM
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#18SgtCashmerePosted 9/26/2013 5:54:20 AM
It looks silly. Not cool, not really cute either... just a silly little Pokemon line. My two cents.
#19Callista08Posted 9/26/2013 5:56:12 AM
The line was fine until they added the straw on Vanilluxe. Then I lost respect for the design. I understand what it represents in terms of stalactites. But they made it look dumb with the straw.
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#20SammuthegreatPosted 9/26/2013 5:58:31 AM
Because it looks ridiculous.