People are growing out of Pokemon

#1Meenah_Posted 10/6/2012 11:50:16 PM
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.
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#2LoveLightningPosted 10/6/2012 11:52:14 PM(edited)
ITT: there are currently no kids growing up.

brain dead version: each gen of Pokemon has new people coming in to play for the first time.
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#3PokeMasterPosted 10/6/2012 11:51:43 PM
Sales say otherwise
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#4Kill_Jill_Vol_1Posted 10/6/2012 11:53:35 PM
Meenah_ posted...
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.
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#5KaiserLeoPosted 10/6/2012 11:54:43 PM
You will always have new kids.
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#6hoonstaPosted 10/6/2012 11:57:28 PM
We're but a small sample size out of millions and millions of kids/gamers.
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#7lambchipsPosted 10/6/2012 11:57:40 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
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#8CloudStrife630Posted 10/6/2012 11:59:13 PM
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#9psAlLsTarsbrPosted 10/7/2012 12:01:04 AM
>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
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#10COlimar788Posted 10/7/2012 12:01:33 AM
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.
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