The real reason the government shutdown. Apparently someone got the game early and is posting spoilers on instagram.. A, if Fallow I' m shutting down the govern
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#1 - trollzorr (10/02/2013) [-]
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#22 to #1 - include (10/02/2013) [-]
People are using my gif.
People are using my gif.
#113 to #22 - trollzorr (10/03/2013) [-]
i love any and all adventure time gifs
i love any and all adventure time gifs
#13 - papaflower (10/02/2013) [-]
I don't care about the government because Charizard's new mega evolution is a dragon type.
#21 to #13 - bleeduntildeath ONLINE (10/02/2013) [-]
please tell me that's the design and not a recolor
User avatar #23 to #21 - killerliquid (10/02/2013) [-]
It's Mega Charizard Y. (canon)
#25 to #13 - nyanturtwig (10/02/2013) [-]
and it's the gayest pokemon released thus far
#26 to #25 - mustlol (10/02/2013) [-]
Get some mental help if that doesn't look badass to you.
Get some mental help if that doesn't look badass to you.
#35 to #26 - nyanturtwig (10/02/2013) [-]
It's worse than every fan made sonic character combined   
The first mega charizard I was okay with   
but a design like this should've been given to houndoom or something   
charizard is an overrated piece of 			****
It's worse than every fan made sonic character combined
The first mega charizard I was okay with
but a design like this should've been given to houndoom or something
charizard is an overrated piece of ****
#85 to #35 - mrfop (10/03/2013) [-]
Overrated piece of **** ? Y'know this form may actually make him one of, if not, the most powerful starters? It's Attack stat has been significantly increased and he's now a Dragon type. It's also gained the ability "Tough Claws" which means that physical attacks do +2. So Dragon Claw with +2, STAB and a Dragon Gem could kill ******* anything. Also Imagine that with Fire Fang? Or Flare Blitz? +2 Flare Blitz with STAB, in the sun and a Fire Gem/Life Orb. He's not an overrated piece of **** anymore. He's a ******* monster.
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User avatar #89 to #85 - nyanturtwig (10/03/2013) [-]
He's still gonna take 50% damage from stealth rocks
He has to take the damage cause he can't be sent out as mega charizard
User avatar #94 to #89 - mrfop (10/03/2013) [-]
So? If that does happen you'll be in a bad place yeah, but you can still use a Life Orb'd, +2, STAB Outrage. Face it, it's not a ****** Pokemon anymore, I'd even go as far as saying it'd give Mega Garchomp a run for it's money.
#97 to #94 - nyanturtwig (10/03/2013) [-]
mah legit outrage spam strategy
dragon is literally the gayest type ever
User avatar #103 to #97 - mrfop (10/03/2013) [-]
Haha! I do think Dragonite is pretty cool :')

Nevertheless if you can't admit that Charizard isn't actually bad anymore then I'm done here! Just for the record I don't actually like Charizard that much, Venusaur is the king of Kanto starters. It's just pretty strong now and I don't see how you don't get that.
#105 to #103 - nyanturtwig (10/03/2013) [-]
wow stop being a dragonfag anytime
also dem wrong opinions
Blastoise is king of gen 1 starters
#115 to #105 - anon (10/03/2013) [-]
Don't you bring Blastoise into your argument.
You'll taint him.
#107 to #106 - nyanturtwig (10/03/2013) [-]
wow stop being gay anytime
wow stop being gay anytime
User avatar #42 to #35 - mustlol (10/02/2013) [-]
If you don't care or you're not doing to use them I don't see why you had to comment. Aaand no. Nothing can get worse than fan made Sonic characters. Charizard might be overrated but that's because he actually played a part. He's a pokemon Ash had trouble with just like Pikachu. His first edition card is worth quite a bit too. Now Pikachu is overrated too, I still love them though. You can't deny Charizard is a great pokemon. Let me ask you, what's your favorite pokemon?
#45 to #42 - nyanturtwig (10/02/2013) [-]
You asked and you received
Something is worse than sonic fan made characters It's Mega Charizard X
I'm not talking in context of the anime which sucks btw, it was only good when as a child
Charizard is a teriible pokemon. It has a 4x weakness to stealth rocks which knocks it down to half health as soon as you switch it in, putting it in the bottom of the competitive tiers.
User avatar #47 to #45 - mustlol (10/02/2013) [-]
So it sucks because it's not good competitively? Charizard can learn steel type moves too, last time I checked Steel is effective against Rock. I also asked for your favorite, I don't care about your squad.
#48 to #47 - nyanturtwig (10/02/2013) [-]
Stealth rocks is an entry hazard, it does damage when a pokemon is put into battle
none of the ****** steel moves that charizard can learn will help him what with there low base attack and other moves with lower accuracy . There aren't many good things going for charizard, other than all the fantards having constant orgasms about "mah black dragon type charizard"
and if you're going to make me pick a favorite then I choose bellossom
#50 to #25 - afuckinmazing (10/02/2013) [-]
The new mega evolution looks amazing friend.
The new mega evolution looks amazing friend.
#52 to #50 - nyanturtwig (10/02/2013) [-]
I've seen better fan made mega evolutions
User avatar #95 to #52 - theavatarspupil (10/03/2013) [-]
Is that legit? Because if so, that is ******* cool!
#98 to #95 - nyanturtwig (10/03/2013) [-]
"I've seen better FAN made mega evolutions"
User avatar #101 to #98 - theavatarspupil (10/03/2013) [-]
Oh. I skipped that word. I guess I was just excited or something.
User avatar #17 to #13 - soule (10/02/2013) [-]
Am I the only one who thinks people who buy Y are gonna get gypped because all the Meg-Evolutions in Y are the same colour as their predecessors? Where X gets these badass mofos?
#54 to #17 - Visual (10/02/2013) [-]
Am I the only one that likes both of Charizard's mega evolutions? I really love the X version because ******* Dragon type and blue/black design but the Y version also has some charm for the original and really ups the special attack.
User avatar #18 to #17 - mustlol (10/02/2013) [-]
I was getting Y, but I saw that Charizard and I changed right the **** there.
User avatar #19 to #18 - soule (10/02/2013) [-]
But... But... Yveltal...
User avatar #20 to #19 - mustlol (10/02/2013) [-]
Yeah, I know i'm sad too. I don't even like Xerneas.
User avatar #27 to #20 - fireprincess (10/02/2013) [-]
I'm with you. I want Yveltal, but that charizard is awesome. I really don't want that deer thing. I'm so torn.
User avatar #29 to #27 - mustlol (10/02/2013) [-]
I'll just trade for it I guess. I just hope there are better legendaries or psuedo legendaries, i'm not feeling Fairy types at all.
User avatar #38 to #29 - fireprincess (10/02/2013) [-]
Yea I'll probably do the same thing. I don't really care for the fairy type. I don't use most of the pokemon it was added A new type is nice but they could have went with something cooler imo.
#43 to #38 - mustlol (10/02/2013) [-]
Doesn't bother me one bit, i'll just stay away from them. Dragon types for life.
#87 to #19 - pwnmissilereborn **User deleted account** (10/03/2013) [-]
I prefer Yveltal and I like the Y version of charizard better because of the looks and the special attack boost.

So it's a win-win for me.
#15 to #13 - caligulas (10/02/2013) [-]
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User avatar #30 to #15 - rasconza (10/02/2013) [-]
holy **** is that a trailer for something?
User avatar #32 to #30 - caligulas (10/02/2013) [-]
It's from the pokemon origins special that just came out.
User avatar #33 to #32 - rasconza (10/02/2013) [-]
know where I can watch it?
User avatar #36 to #33 - mance (10/02/2013) [-]
animerush.tv has all 4 episodes. Too bad its only in Japanese and no subtitles.
User avatar #39 to #36 - rasconza (10/02/2013) [-]
aw that sucks, just gonna have to wait ;_;
User avatar #41 to #39 - mance (10/02/2013) [-]
The English version comes out in early November (the 7th I think). But there's no doubt someone will translate the Japanese version with subtitles between then and now.
User avatar #57 to #39 - mance (10/02/2013) [-]
wait nvm, it looks like the episodes got taken down (or my internet is ******* up and saying "Video not found")
User avatar #40 to #33 - caligulas (10/02/2013) [-]
www.goodanime.net/pokemon-the-origin-special-1

Found this for ya. I couldn't find the subbed version. It should be out later because it just came out today.
User avatar #37 - weenieandthebutt (10/02/2013) [-]
Each of the parties were arguing which copy to get and spend the budget on.
#64 - gameshredder (10/02/2013) [-]
I don't know how someone can spoil a pokemon game.

They've been the same concept forever.

Get a starter

Leave home

Battle gym leaders

Wonder why people have been standing still for so long

Take down an evil corporation

Battle Elite 4

Try to catch them all

Don't catch them all

Put game down for 8 years

Pick it up again and play
User avatar #68 to #64 - akkere ONLINE (10/03/2013) [-]
Spoiler: You will only really catch 5% at most of the Pokemon that are actually in the game before putting it down and moving onto playing the next big game release.


Now I've ruined everyone's game because of this.
#110 to #68 - iridium (10/03/2013) [-]
If you're a casual noob, maybe.
User avatar #81 to #68 - ecomp (10/03/2013) [-]
>implying I won't finish it in three days
User avatar #109 to #64 - iridium (10/03/2013) [-]
People don't like having all the details removed. Half the fun of the Pokemon game is seeing all the new places and the new pokemon for yourself, with a whole new team.

Those may be the outline the series has tended to follow, but everything that gives the series it's true meat can be spoiled and some people really don't want to know about the whole mega evolutions, fairy type, new pokemon, new evolutions, new gameplay features, etc.
#80 - mjrose (10/03/2013) [-]
Glorious Mega Ampharos Race
#72 - katsikis (10/03/2013) [-]
3rd starter evolutions leaked right here *******
User avatar #78 to #72 - icametocomment (10/03/2013) [-]
Dafug is up with that fox's ear hair?
User avatar #119 to #78 - unlithe ONLINE (10/16/2013) [-]
dont mind him. he's my uncle henry.
User avatar #79 to #78 - icametocomment (10/03/2013) [-]
*Dafuq
#73 to #72 - katsikis (10/03/2013) [-]
More leaks *******
User avatar #93 to #73 - theavatarspupil (10/03/2013) [-]
You know, I thought that Chespin's second evolution looked like **** , but that third evolution is pretty sick. I also REALLY like Froakie's evolutions. I'ma get both.
#86 to #72 - lostandgoneforever (10/03/2013) [-]
Tongue scarf frog is best choice
#75 to #72 - ohemgeezus ONLINE (10/03/2013) [-]
God damnit I wanted to ge Fennikin but that 3rd evolution looks like ******* ass, guess i'm getting frookie and making a ******* badass ninja/samurai team.
User avatar #83 to #75 - vicanimus (10/03/2013) [-]
I feel like I'm the only one who actually likes Fennikin's 3rd evo. Besides, they look like they're based off of the usual rpg classes: Knight, Mage, Rogue
User avatar #88 to #83 - greatgranpapy (10/03/2013) [-]
"fighter"
User avatar #90 to #88 - vicanimus (10/03/2013) [-]
I couldn't think of the right word, thank you
User avatar #100 to #83 - lordmoustach (10/03/2013) [-]
Makes a lot of sense when you think about it, but Fennikins 3rd couldve been a lot better
User avatar #104 to #100 - vicanimus (10/03/2013) [-]
The only complaint I have is the ear fur. I think it should be toned back a bit (okay more than a bit)
User avatar #51 - nommonsterbaa (10/02/2013) [-]
Woo, I get the internet, the government, and pokemon X and Y ony my birthday
Happy birthday to me
User avatar #49 - bothemastaofall (10/02/2013) [-]
spoilers? What possible spoilers? It's pokemon. What could they possibley change? Maybe you will fight 9 gyms instead of 8? Maaybe it will have a actual story with adult characters that don't act like 6 year olds? OH! I'll bet it won't have like 18 tutorial sections teaching us how to battle, use the menus, walk around, talk to people, and use items.
What could they do? NOT have you catch creatures for battle?
User avatar #53 to #49 - nommonsterbaa (10/02/2013) [-]
The games are meant for younger kids, yet teenagers, adults, pretty much anyone can enjoy the games. If you're old enough that tutorials and such are not needed, you should also be old enough to get over it and play a great game. If you really just don't like them, don't play the damn games. Nobody if forcing you.
#55 to #49 - Visual (10/02/2013) [-]
You sound like someone who is just butthurt that they can't afford a 3DS or the game on release day.
User avatar #56 to #55 - bothemastaofall (10/02/2013) [-]
No I'm just laughing my ass off that som people think that having a few new evolutions for an aging rpg is enough to justify buying it.
I mean, their plot went from world setup, to extra legendaries, to climate change, to physics, to god. Whats left?
#63 to #56 - Visual (10/02/2013) [-]
Well the Pokemon games were never that strong on story, I'll give you that, but if you're playing Pokemon for the story and getting pissy about it, then you're not really enjoying it for it's strongest feature. Which is catching pokemon and battling other trainers to be the best. Although the challenge is that you'll never be the best because someone else out there always has a better team and strategy than you do.

The new installments add new ways to battle and level your Pokemon, add over a hundred new Pokemon, update the visuals to be more appealing and give you and your Pokemon-playing friends a fun new game to play together. New Pokemon reveals give people excitement on who they'll be adding to their teams and there's nothing wrong with that.

If you're fine at sitting behind a computer screen and scowling at everyone for getting hyped for a new game that will affect you in no way with it's release, then maybe it's time to reconsider what you're doing with your life.

Me and like 5 or 6 of my buddies are gearing up for release day and will be playing the game together.
#112 to #56 - jabzilla (10/03/2013) [-]
its ok man they come out with a cheaper 2DS system on the same day as X and Y come out so maybe you can afford that one?
#14 - kolokainte (10/02/2013) [-]
pokemon is the same **** since the begining, just new ugly as pokemon all years

and then people criticize call of duty but its the same boring ****
User avatar #92 to #14 - iridium (10/03/2013) [-]
1: no it isn't.

2: CoD was fine for its first several games. The problem is instead of expanding it keeps getting dumbed down. The campaign for MW1 was pretty solid, but the next 2 MW campaigns just kept getting weaker and more bland as the games became almost entirely about Multiplayer. Pokemon games core gameplay remains in tact, but each game expands on the last as more recent ones have featured better AI, more complex battles. If you play Red and Blue and then Black and White 2, they're almost completely different from one another. It pretty much progresses at the same pace as any other series of game does.

3: CoD is full of dumbass kids online who plague online. Any kids who you would be playing Pokemon with are usually a lot more tame at least in my experience at going to conventions, in part because you're playing with them in person. , and online mode has no voice communication. Most of the fans of the series who you actually will end up playing multiplayer with will be surprisingly mature considering the games are, quote unquote, "made for kids". The rest of the community, apart from the insatiable ones, is fine.

4: Pokemon main series games are released at a pace of 1 for every 3 years. CoD is annual. It gets stale a lot quicker. That kind of issue led to the almost-death of the music game genre, because Guitar Heroes and Rock Bands were coming out every couple months.

5: By nature, games like Pokemon feature more replayability, so they get stale a lot slower, so why would they really need to change full circle in the first place? Pokemon also sees far fewer imitators, with the only competition of games that really play like it it's really ever had being Digimon (which hasn't been that popular in like a decade), Monster Rancher (same), Dragon Quest: Monsters (way more popular in Japan, cult status here) and SMT which usually has M-rated cult games. CoD clones though are a dime a dozen.

6: Grammar and Spelling, ************ .
User avatar #99 to #92 - iridium (10/03/2013) [-]
Also, let's not forget the Pokemon series never had the problem where half the company quit because their publisher was being a douchebag.
#59 to #14 - Visual (10/02/2013) [-]
Pokemon has a great gameplay mechanic that makes the games last longer compared to CoD which can lose it's luster fast because the game mechanic isn't that fun anyways. Every new Pokemon generation they add new ways to battle (Triple Battles, Rotation Battles, Sky Battles, Special rules tournaments) and it works, while all CoD does is add new guns and barely even update the visuals, let alone the game engine. (Keep in mind that Game Freak update the visuals and game engine immensely every new gen).

There are many reasons that Pokemon still lives on and it appeals to many more people and is actually FUN.
User avatar #16 to #14 - aquaekk (10/02/2013) [-]
I can see your point. Both of them use the same base engines.

However, we're talking creatures and art here, not guns and HUD.

Guns are real life things. And yes, some pokemon are based from real life things, but with a new design.

All CoD does is take real-life guns and make them modern or tweak them.

I like CoD. I play it for fun. But it is the same **** .

I like Pokémon. I play it for fun. But atleast it strives as hard as it can to be different.
User avatar #102 to #16 - skinjacker (10/03/2013) [-]
CoD is meant to look like real life... The whole point of it is not to be different. Pokemon is a fake world, and it's meant to be different. Not trying to offend Pokemon players here, but it's true.
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User avatar #10 to #2 - luxray (10/02/2013) [-]
Fire/psychic?
***** yes.
User avatar #114 to #10 - garfvader (10/03/2013) [-]
isnt froakie the frog, water one
i dont ******* know
nor do i like pokemon anymore
used to, as a kid
User avatar #116 to #114 - luxray (10/04/2013) [-]
It is.
#3 to #2 - anon (10/02/2013) [-]
But i want froakie i think his evolution is cool :c
#4 to #3 - caligulas (10/02/2013) [-]
Im not sure if this is real but if this is froakie's final evolution then Im picking him as my starter with Mega Charizard X.
#5 to #4 - caligulas (10/02/2013) [-]
This is the Mega Charizard X that was just revealed btw. He has dragon/fire typing
User avatar #6 to #5 - zomgwaffle (10/02/2013) [-]
This makes me wonder what mega shiny pokemon are like and if this is the mega shiny version of Mega Charizard X or just the normal one.
User avatar #8 to #6 - luxray (10/02/2013) [-]
It is normal version
User avatar #7 to #6 - caligulas (10/02/2013) [-]
Maybe shiny Mega Charizard X will have regular charizards and Charizard y's coloring.
User avatar #28 to #4 - poopingsquirrel (10/02/2013) [-]
Not to rain on your parade but it was confirmed fake
#34 to #28 - caligulas (10/02/2013) [-]
I dont know...apparently another leaker posted this and confirmed it today.
#46 to #34 - caligulas (10/02/2013) [-]
Another screenshot of greninja
User avatar #9 to #4 - luxray (10/02/2013) [-]
On a leaked live stream I saw this being used, however, I'm still loving the fire psychic.
#11 to #9 - caligulas (10/02/2013) [-]
I think Fennikens final evolution was leaked too. I don't know It looks cool but Im still going with froakie unless chespin sways me.
User avatar #12 to #11 - luxray (10/02/2013) [-]
Oh god I love it.
I'm a special attack fan myself.
User avatar #118 - skeptical (10/15/2013) [-]
I'm waiting.
User avatar #108 - guiguito (10/03/2013) [-]
what happend?
#111 to #108 - giggawatt (10/03/2013) [-]
Government couldn't come to terms with an agreement on Obamacare, and shut down in order to avoid gridlock I'm not 100% sue though. Correct me if im wrong
User avatar #84 - avatarsarefornoobs ONLINE (10/03/2013) [-]
how can you spoil pokemon?
i mean its a good game and all but it doesnt exactly have a compelling, suspenseful storyline...
User avatar #65 - mookiez (10/03/2013) [-]
Wait, do they really reopen the 12th? The 11th is my 20th bday.
#67 to #65 - pridefulmatthew (10/03/2013) [-]
It all depends on if the government gets their head out of their asses.
#70 to #67 - fuckinghashbrown (10/03/2013) [-]
lets quickly get in and run the government ourselfs
#71 to #70 - pridefulmatthew (10/03/2013) [-]
We need to revolt already, the constitution was made so that we could over throw a corrupt government. We need to ******* act already.

"But, when a long train of abuses and usurpations,
pursuing invariably the same object,
evinces a design to reduce them under absolute despotism,
it is their right, it is their duty,
to throw off such government, and
to provide new guards for their future security."
#44 - caligulas (10/02/2013) [-]
Chespin's final evolution leaked.
#69 to #44 - tauntaun (10/03/2013) [-]
That is one ugly ************
#66 to #44 - forcequest (10/03/2013) [-]
This best 			*******		 be a fake
This best ******* be a fake
User avatar #74 to #66 - imaginariness (10/03/2013) [-]
It's not >.>
User avatar #31 - nintendohero (10/02/2013) [-]
Italy and Canada have already sold copies to the public...
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