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I have to say, I respect the simplistic plot of Gen 1..

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User Info: GalladetheGreat

GalladetheGreat
4 years ago#1
Instead of "saving the world from evil", you're just a kid training to be the best, while kicking Team Rocket's ass in the process. The NPCs seemed more realistic, too.

Not saying that I don't like the new plots, but it would be nice to return to the simplicity of R/B/Y.
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User Info: Arne83

Arne83
4 years ago#2
Ehh... I'd rather have villains that are actual villains instead of just there.
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User Info: caddiw

caddiw
4 years ago#3
When they started making pokemon deities they kind of left no choice but the "not your average baddies"
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User Info: GalladetheGreat

GalladetheGreat
4 years ago#4
caddiw posted...
When they started making pokemon deities they kind of left no choice but the "not your average baddies"


Which is cool it its own way, but it diverges from the original message of the series: "Gotta Catch 'em all".
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User Info: Twilight_Sonata

Twilight_Sonata
4 years ago#5
Gen 1 had a plot?
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User Info: Arne83

Arne83
4 years ago#6
Twilight_Sonata posted...
Gen 1 had a plot?


Yes. It was incredibly simple and basic, but still technically a plot.
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User Info: NaughtyGhost

NaughtyGhost
4 years ago#7
That's the problem with games nowadays... They don't know how or when to shut up.

Sometimes, less is more.
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User Info: MagikarpRules

MagikarpRules
4 years ago#8
Well, it was great and all for its time, but nowadays that kind of plot woudl be pitiful.

User Info: Enferolunos

Enferolunos
4 years ago#9
NaughtyGhost posted...
That's the problem with games nowadays... They don't know how or when to shut up.

Sometimes, less is more.


Nostalgia and charm don't mean it was good
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User Info: NewMoonShadow

NewMoonShadow
4 years ago#10
Enferolunos posted...
NaughtyGhost posted...
That's the problem with games nowadays... They don't know how or when to shut up.

Sometimes, less is more.


Nostalgia and charm don't mean it was good


This. People who pine for the "old simpler plots" usually do so because they relate the games with those plots with their childhood, which is always fondly remembered.

Pokemon Red/Blue had a terrible plot and wooden characters whose only purpose was for convenient gameplay devices, hints, challenges, and tutorials.
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