This is a split board - You can return to the Split List for other boards.

Would you accept to live 2 years shorter if Pokemon lasted 15 years longer?

  • Topic Archived
You're browsing the GameFAQs Message Boards as a guest. Sign Up for free (or Log In if you already have an account) to be able to post messages, change how messages are displayed, and view media in posts.
  1. Boards
  2. Pokemon X
  3. Would you accept to live 2 years shorter if Pokemon lasted 15 years longer?

User Info: RomanticWaluigi

4 years ago#1
2 years are cut from your life, 15 years are added to Pokemon. (Read Below) - Results (126 votes)
Yes I sacrifice 2 years of my life if it means Pokemon will last an extra 15 years
26.98% (34 votes)
No I will live my full expected extra 2 years, and Pokemon will end naturally
73.02% (92 votes)
This poll is now closed.
For sake of argument, I know exactly when you will die, and when Pokemon will end. You don't know this info. However, if you accept... you will live 2 years less than "planned" and Pokemon will last 15 years more than "planned".

For example. Let's assume you are going to die at the age of 65, and Pokemon will end in 2021. If you accept, you will die at the age of 63, but Pokemon will end all the way in 2036. Of course if Pokemon will "never end" (for a VERY long time), or if you won't live long enough to see it end anyway, then tough luck, you're still adding 15 years for others to enjoy it just that bit longer.

Pokemon not ending means a guaranteed new generation being released around every 5 years at least, with new Pokemon being added at a similar rate to now. Anything else (where the franchise would lead, will there be an MMO etc) is in Nintendo's hands and is irrelevant to the topic.

Oh, and if you are unlucky enough that you were going to die in the next 2 years anyway, then don't worry.. you won't just wake up and die tomorrow. You get a little luck and live the same amount but still add 15 years to Pokemon.

User Info: RomanticWaluigi

4 years ago#2
Oh and btw, if Pokemon was going to die out in let's say 2022, but revived in 2045 by some unrelated company (or maybe even Nintendo or a "new Nintendo"), this does not mean your 15 years are added onto the 2045. It means your 15 years are added onto the 2022, thus making the first "dying out" take longer. You are guaranteeing an extra 15 years of Pokemon evolving and existing at the rate it will continue to do so right now. The revival or whatever will then happen after the same time period it was originally going to take.

User Info: lanelazerbeam

4 years ago#3
Waiting for: Pokemon X (October), Minecraft xbox 360 retail version(delayed to June 4), Assassin's Creed 4(October 29)

User Info: CakeOfLies

4 years ago#4
Well, I'll probably stop caring about/not have time for Pokemon eventually, so then I'll just have 2 less years in life and a series that I don't care about is lasting 15 years longer than it normally would.

So, no.
I'm not easily impressed; I'm usually oblivious to whatever's in front of me.
Stunfisk is the epitome of monstrous majestic legendary creatures that spew fire.

User Info: RomanticWaluigi

4 years ago#5

User Info: LightningAce11

4 years ago#6
Yeah, sure, why not. As long as I die when I'm in my 70s, I'm fine with this.
"Nostalgia makes the heart feeble. It is the heart's nemesis." - Trema

User Info: shadyguyrockman

4 years ago#7
No. I would actually like to see this series end in one or two more generations. I've been playing from the very beginning, and I'm starting to have trouble keeping up with everything, since I'm a med school student now, and will probably have little to no time once I graduate, and I would like to see one of my favorite series from start to finish, especially since it's been losing its "magic" more and more and I would like to mantain the good image I still have of it. Besides, the number of Pokémon is getting ridiculous.
Platinum FC: 2063 1730 8794; HeartGold FC - 0560 9058 5184; Diamond FC - 3179 2247 2864; Black FC - 2279 2860 5022; White FC - 3138 5784 9025

User Info: MM125

4 years ago#8
If I cut two years of my life for +15 years of Pokémon I doubt I'd live long enough for it to matter.
Oooh, MM, he be tryin' you, dawg. He be tryin' you. Best mind you biiiiiiiz-ness. ~KMA
*triple z snap* ~AluminumTicket

User Info: The_Sol_Blader

4 years ago#9
Why would anyone sacrifice their lives for a game lol
R - Official Matador of the Shin Megami Tensei IV board - Official Stahl of the FE: Awakening board

User Info: NME_Enterprises

4 years ago#10
We'll be long dead after Pokemon starts to die off

So no
People who've needed "a monstah to clobbah dat dere Kirbeh!": 128
  1. Boards
  2. Pokemon X
  3. Would you accept to live 2 years shorter if Pokemon lasted 15 years longer?

Report Message

Terms of Use Violations:

Etiquette Issues:

Notes (optional; required for "Other"):
Add user to Ignore List after reporting

Topic Sticky

You are not allowed to request a sticky.

  • Topic Archived