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User Info: PrintScreenKey

PrintScreenKey
3 years ago#1
For a game with hundreds of made-up monsters not to have any scary ones is the biggest giveaway.
I looked up the scariest looking pokemon to verify. They are NOT scary.

User Info: LightningAce11

LightningAce11
3 years ago#2
They're not supposed to be. They're supposed to be cool, cute, badass etc.
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User Info: sesshomaru_55

sesshomaru_55
3 years ago#3
Don't know about you, but I couldn't even comprehend EV's and IV's till I was 20.


Sure appearances and dialogue may be for children, but the mechanics are not.
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User Info: Scynt

Scynt
3 years ago#4
Darmanitan, Krickitune, and Steelix are pretty f***ing scary.

User Info: DrakoVongola1

DrakoVongola1
3 years ago#5
That's horrible logic >_>

I mean obviously the game is for kids (Well, the competitive aspects aren't, good luck getting an 8 year old to understand EVs and IVs) but a lack of scary monsters does not mean something is for kids. The opposite isn't true either, scary things can also be for kids. Courage the Cowardly Dog, anyone?
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User Info: PrintScreenKey

PrintScreenKey
3 years ago#6
Scynt posted...
Darmanitan, Krickitune, and Steelix are pretty f***ing scary.


You really get scared from that?
I take it you've never played horror games with monsters to know real fear.

User Info: MegaMawile14

MegaMawile14
3 years ago#7
DrakoVongola1 posted...
That's horrible logic >_>

I mean obviously the game is for kids (Well, the competitive aspects aren't, good luck getting an 8 year old to understand EVs and IVs) but a lack of scary monsters does not mean something is for kids. The opposite isn't true either, scary things can also be for kids. Courage the Cowardly Dog, anyone?


That show traumatised me as a child.

User Info: MegaMawile14

MegaMawile14
3 years ago#8
PrintScreenKey posted...
Scynt posted...
Darmanitan, Krickitune, and Steelix are pretty f***ing scary.


You really get scared from that?
I take it you've never played horror games with monsters to know real fear.


Steelix is a 30 ft snake made of metal. How is that not scary?

User Info: Scynt

Scynt
3 years ago#9
MegaMawile14 posted...
PrintScreenKey posted...
Scynt posted...
Darmanitan, Krickitune, and Steelix are pretty f***ing scary.


You really get scared from that?
I take it you've never played horror games with monsters to know real fear.


Steelix is a 30 ft snake made of metal. How is that not scary?


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User Info: tathra

tathra
3 years ago#10
DrakoVongola1 posted...
The opposite isn't true either, scary things can also be for kids. Courage the Cowardly Dog, anyone?


Ren and Stimpy was supposedly "for children" too. as were most Nicktoons of the day, but they were very, very clearly made for adults for at least a decade or longer, despite being claimed to be "for children".
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