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The faults of X and Y

Discussion in 'Pokémon Generation VI Discussion' started by gentwoer, Mar 13, 2018.

  1. Sonnas

    Sonnas Well-Known Member

    Apparently someone thought that the reason there wasn't a Z version because they wanted to do something for it's 20th anniversary and do it with a new Gen. Although I feel that's speculation on my friend's part.
     
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  2. Boss1991

    Boss1991 Hardcore Pokéfan

    It makes sense for them to want to cash in on a new generation for the 20th Anniversary.
     
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  3. Leonhart

    Leonhart The Lying King

    The 20th anniversary of the franchise was in 2016, but I don't see why we couldn't have gotten "Z version" in 2015 since no core games were released that year. I don't see what was stopping Game Freak from adding a couple of new gimmicks and features to X/Y and repackaging the games as "Z version" in 2015.
     
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  4. RaymondCreek

    RaymondCreek Member

    i think people exaggerate the kanto pandering. only a few kanto pokemon received mega evolutions and other than that i didn't think kanto was represented in x/y as much as some people like to believe.
     
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  5. Ignition

    Ignition Buttwitch needs more appreciation

    Compared to other regions, Kanto had a lot of Megas

    There’s a ton of Kanto pandering: Snorlax, gift Lapras, Mewtwo, the gift starters, the first encounter is always a Pidgey, Santalune Forest is just a carbon copy of Virdian’s, & you’re much more likely to encounter Kanto Pokèmon than the at the time new Kalos Pokèmon. I do agree the complaints about Kanto pandering is more annoying than the actual pandering but it’s not like it isn’t there
     

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