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    In the games where you get to pick your rivals name, what did you choose for him?

    For me, it's people that I either met online or was friends with in real life. I know some kids like to give ridiculous names to the rival (one of my cousin's called his rival "BIG POO" when I was trying out Diamond)

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    I usually give the rivals the Canon Names, that is, Silver, Barry, Hugh, etc.



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    I just give my rival random common names, like Michael, Joe, Larry. Once I called myself Diaruga and my rival Palkiel.

    Shouldn't this go in the Wuestions thread or something?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Blany View Post
    I usually give the rivals the Canon Names, that is, Silver, Barry, Hugh, etc.
    I also name my rivals in this fashion. Sometimes I give them ridiculous names whenever I wanted to play with a laugh.




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    Quote Originally Posted by TheDarkKnightFalls View Post
    I just give my rival random common names, like Michael, Joe, Larry. Once I called myself Diaruga and my rival Palkiel.

    Shouldn't this go in the Wuestions thread or something?
    Probabbly Polls.


    Anyway, I named my rivals canon anems (with the exception of Barry/Chris in Platinum/Diamond)

    Diamond: Chris, Pearl: Cedric, Platinum (JP): Jun, Platinum (EN): Barry.
    B2W2: Hugh.
    Johto: Silver
    Kanto: Blue

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    In early age I was used to name my rival with people's name that I didn't like very much.

    Nowadays I prefer name them with their original name. The modern rival isn't a bad/evil/nasty guy like it was in R/B/Y and G/S/C, plus I don't want to include the name of unplesant people in my game.

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    I give the natural names, also known as Blue, Silver, Barry and Hugh.
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    I give either names of people in real life, or canon names, or random names. I really don't care what I call them.

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    I give them their default names, so they'd be Blue, Silver, Barry, and Hugh.

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    Default names, though something freakin' possessed me to call Silver Shakira during a Fire Mono.

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    i named them all by my brothers name, except Black and White.


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    I remember: his name is Dick!

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    I usually go with Schmuck.

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    Toilet or poop or something



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    Billy, Joe, Stan, Bob. Bobby, fart,??????, and Pingas. Other names I use are rather...inappropriate.

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    In the past, I named my rivals after people I don't like in real life, swear words, and names related to what I named my character.

    Now, I just use the canon names.

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    I name my rivals after my bro or my friend Logan. 
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    I almost always use their default names. Yeah I'm so boring lol.

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    Nemesis. Everytime since Blue.
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    It really depends on what I like to name them. Usually it's from other game or movie characters.

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    In my first games, I did what everyone did and gave my rival some pretty abnormal names. Now though I give them their designated names.
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    Kanto: A**FACE
    Johto: Silvy
    Hoen: N/A
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    inb4 I named my rival douche in the original games.
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    In Platinum I named him "I say!" so that every time he says something, I can imagine him saying it in a thick English accent.

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