If the current poll results mean anything, then Pokemon is slowly starting to go down in popularity, as people who grew up with out are now outgrowing it and moving on to more mature video games. This has me worried, as Pokemon has always been the number one system seller for Nintendo consoles. So if it becomes unpopular, imagine how poorly Nintendo portables in the future will sell. --- teh time is now.
brain dead version: each gen of Pokemon has new people coming in to play for the first time. --- http://i31.tinypic.com/lvf38.jpg http://media.247sports.com/Uploads/Boards/623/51623/398743.jpeg
#3NekoakumaPosted 10/6/2012 10:51:43 PM
Sales say otherwise --- Japanese | Assume JPN Region, unless otherwise stated.
#4Kill_Jill_Vol_1Posted 10/6/2012 10:53:35 PM
If the current poll results mean anything
It doesn't because usually people who visit GFaqs just come here to whine about things or fight with anonymous people. --- Official Concubine of the NDF 3DS FC: 1032-2577-9994
#5KaiserLeoPosted 10/6/2012 10:54:43 PM
You will always have new kids. --- I thank God for Jim.
#6hoonstaPosted 10/6/2012 10:57:28 PM
We're but a small sample size out of millions and millions of kids/gamers. --- PC: C2D E8500 @ 4.2 ghz / OCZ 4 gb of RAM / EVGA GTS 450 1 gb Laptop: i7 2670QM / 8 gb of RAM / Radeon HD 6990M 2 gb / Corsair Force 3 90 gb SSD
#7lambchipsPosted 10/6/2012 10:57:40 PM
polls on gamefaqs are meaingless... why? the majority of people in the world dont even know about this place
what it does show is that the majority of people ON gamefaqs are done with pokemon --- i7 3820@ 3.60GHz| 16GB Corsair Vengeance 1600MHz DDR3| Gigabyte GTX670 2GB OC| Intel 520 Series 120GB SSD| Antec EarthWatts 750W Green
#8CloudStrife630Posted 10/6/2012 10:59:13 PM
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#9psAlLsTarsbrPosted 10/6/2012 11:01:04 PM
>Implying Pokemon is only for kids and kids only >Implying Pokemon is the only game Nintendo hadhelds has that will help boost harware sales >Implying that without Pokemon, 3ds has nothing >Implying the last Pokemon didn't sell well(B/W2 sold over a million in just a week in Japan) >Implying mature gamers only play mature games >Basing facts on a random poll results on the internet --- Official Fat Drake of the SDF PSN: psALlsTarsbr
#10COlimar788Posted 10/6/2012 11:01:33 PM
It's also worth noting that the poll hasn't been up for very long, and hasn't even covered GameFAQs when it comes to results yet. --- Twilight Sparkle is best pony. 3DS Friend Code: 2234-7169-9510