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Why do people say Pokemon died after the first/second generation?

#21ZbxolePosted 9/26/2013 12:32:23 PM
Because they're girls?
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#22el_tercer_poderPosted 9/26/2013 12:34:22 PM
Rook_the_Ranger posted...
Gen 3 took many steps back from gen 2 such as no backwards compatibility and the loss of the day/night system. A lot of players quit after gen 2. Not to say later generations don't have their merits, but I remember being disappointed in gen 3. I wouldn't say pokemon died, but there's a good reason the first two generations are favorites for some.


There WAS a day/night system (in R/S/E at least), it just wasn't a visible one, it was just a clock.
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#23Grammar_manPosted 9/26/2013 12:49:08 PM
el_tercer_poder posted...
Grammar_man posted...
legitgamer405 posted...
I think that is only true for the anime.


It's funny because the OS was bad, and Hoenn was where it started getting better.


...up until Unova/Best Wishes, where it nosedived quality-wise again.


Agreed. I liked some of the characters and designs(Georgia in particular), but it was a massive step down.
#24marchefelixPosted 9/26/2013 12:54:21 PM
I think it was also that Gen. 3 had a lot of Pokemon you couldn't get unless you had some Gamecube game(s).
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#25SuperSonicDBZPosted 9/26/2013 1:00:18 PM
ColtCababa posted...
They do?

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#26evoxpiscesPosted 9/26/2013 1:08:22 PM
SR71halo posted...
Because genwunners.


This.
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#27mehmetskiPosted 9/26/2013 1:12:54 PM
legitgamer405 posted...
I think that is only true for the anime.

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#28Firelion6593Posted 9/26/2013 1:19:21 PM
Because people are dumb.
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#29Big_IsaacPosted 9/26/2013 1:19:44 PM
Actually, pokemon already died in the first generation. There's even a pokemon graveyard you have to visit
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#30agentkb2001Posted 9/26/2013 1:51:57 PM
because that was the time their childhood pretty much died... and they look back at it with nastalgia
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