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3 years ago#1
buuuuuuut..... I have never played a Pokemon game before outside of the card game back in the mid 90's. I never seemed to take the bait and the hype that surrounded the games. So this Saturday I will buy myself X and my fiance Y. Seeing as how I never played one before and neither has she, will we be ok jumping this far ahead in generations of the game? I feel like I may have missed out on something great for my childhood.

BTW I am a big RPG lover.
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3 years ago#2
You did miss out, but it's still a good place to jump in.
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3 years ago#3
Get Black 2 and White 2, skip this gen, and wait for Gen 7 instead.
3 years ago#4
You'll be fine starting here. All the games introduce everything like you're 4 years old.
3 years ago#5
You'll be fine. Pokemon is a pick-up-and-play game for casuals. Nothing to it.
3 years ago#6
Lapras24 posted...
Get Black 2 and White 2, skip this gen, and wait for Gen 7 instead.

Don't listen to this blithering idiocy.
3 years ago#7
You're going to run into a LOT of Pokemon you haven't seen before, but experiencing something new should be fun.

Hope you two enjoy the game. Don't know why you expected flaming.
3 years ago#8
If you like great RPGs with loads of depth, you'll love it.
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3 years ago#9
These games do a pretty good job of easing new players into the series. I don't think you're going to feel out of place at all. When you're done playing through the game, you'll have plenty of time to research the more complicated battle mechanics if you so choose, but the game can otherwise be played just fine without knowing that stuff.
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3 years ago#10
You'll be just fine starting with these games.
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