Page 1 of 166 123451151101 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 25 of 4843

Thread: Amourshipping Thread V3

Hybrid View

Previous Post Previous Post   Next Post Next Post
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Location
    www.serebiiforums.com
    Posts
    4

    Default Amourshipping Thread V3

    Amourshipping Discussion Thread V3.

    Welcome to the shiny new Amourshipping thread.

    What is Amourshipping?

    Amourshipping is the belief that the characters Ash (Satoshi) and Serena from the Pokemon anime are or will be involved in a romantic relationship. Other names for the ship include SatoSere (サトセレ) or SereSato (セレサト), which are most commonly used in the Japanese fandom. In this thread, you can discuss the hints and the development of the ship, or share your fan creations.


    Rules


    1. All SPPF Rules and Shippers Community Rules apply. Read them before you post anything here.
    2. No Bashing or Flaming other members, characters, or shippings.
    3. You are allowed to voice criticism/skepticism towards the ship here, but if we get the feeling that you are only here to constantly discourage Amourshippers and/or talk about how unlikely or bad the ship is, please leave.
    4. Stay On Topic - This thread is meant to discuss Amourshipping and only Amourshipping, so episode discussions and speculation of individual characters are not allowed unless it is related back to Amourshipping. Also, discussions involving other ships are not allowed here.
    5. No One Liners - try to avoid posts that only contain one line. Put more thought into your posts, otherwise it will be considered spam.
    6. Please do not link to videos of episodes or episode clips. This especially concerns AMVs. The material AMV makers use is copyrighted (the music, the clips or, in most cases, both).


    Please mind the two rules in bold especially. They are the two main reasons why this thread had to be rebooted twice now. People get emotional over certain events in the series and just start ranting mindlessly, or they will start discussing the upcoming series, or discuss the fates of Ash and Serena as separate characters but not as a pair. Don't do this. This is not the "Sun/Moon anime" thread, or the "Kalos League" thread, or the "Ash" thread or "Serena" thread. It's a thread about Ash and Serena together. Please remember this when posting here.

    Failure to follow these rules will result in you receiving a strike. If you reach three strikes, you will be banned from posting here so you have been warned.


    Helper(s):
    - matthew11


    Strikes & Warning:
    - TheRaptor89 - Strike 1
    - Ikcatcher - Strike 1
    - MARCOD1091 - Strike 1
    - PokemonBlazeX - Strike 1


    Banned Member(s):
    yuoke


    FanFiction
        Spoiler:- FanFiction:



    Graphics & Fanart
        Spoiler:- Banners/Fanart:



    Last edited by Staff_Member; 21st September 2016 at 7:43 PM.
    This account is accessible for all staff. I will do regular moderator activities. If you need forum assistance, please PM a specific moderator, as I was not created for that purpose.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2016
    Location
    USA
    Posts
    2,216

    Default

    Well, hey guys. We're back up and running! So, to all my fellow Amourshippers out there, I'll kick off our discussions with a fun little question to keep us rolling on topic!

    How would the ship have changed if Ash remembered meeting Serena at Summer Camp right away?
    Dare to Be Silly!

    Ancienverse AU Fanfiction

    Love in the Time of Teamwork
    Once every seven years there was a tournament celebrating the bonds between people and Pokemon. Of course, Serena expected Ash to want to take part, but she had no idea the ways in which it would change their lives for good or ill. She was confident, however, that by the end of that week, something between herself and Ash would be different. Amourshipping.

    Remaining stories can be found in this community here.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct 2016
    Posts
    13

    Cool

    Quote Originally Posted by Epicocity View Post
    Well, hey guys. We're back up and running! So, to all my fellow Amourshippers out there, I'll kick off our discussions with a fun little question to keep us rolling on topic!

    How would the ship have changed if Ash remembered meeting Serena at Summer Camp right away?
    t ash and serena wold have a better cemasty

  4. #4
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    Puerto Rico
    Posts
    4

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Epicocity View Post
    Well, hey guys. We're back up and running! So, to all my fellow Amourshippers out there, I'll kick off our discussions with a fun little question to keep us rolling on topic!

    How would the ship have changed if Ash remembered meeting Serena at Summer Camp right away?
    So If only Ash could remember. Well, definitely it could be a more interesting shipping because then we could think of a feeling from Ash for Serena. I mean, if he remembers then she means something, but because this was created by the animators we cannot think Ash would remember Serena. Anyway, I loved it until the very end, and we are just days away from the episode to air in USA so stay toon. We will see the "kiss" again yay!!
    Rockettoman
    Never forget the first shiny you found... neither the last...

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Aug 2016
    Location
    France
    Posts
    330

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by dnomyar27 View Post
    So If only Ash could remember. Well, definitely it could be a more interesting shipping because then we could think of a feeling from Ash for Serena. I mean, if he remembers then she means something, but because this was created by the animators we cannot think Ash would remember Serena. Anyway, I loved it until the very end, and we are just days away from the episode to air in USA so stay toon. We will see the "kiss" again yay!!
    I think you are taking this too seriously , it was harder for Ash to remember her because :

    - Serena did not mention her name during the childhood scene , Ash did.
    - Serena changed a lot (they changed her voice in the VO but not the Ash one)
    - Serena stayed in her home all this time doing the same thing while Ash travelled around the Pokeworld and met like more than 500 people

    It's still very important that Ash was the one who got the flashback and not Serena , it means that he needed something to help his mind to remember and it's still a cool moment from his childhood, I don't think the Ash-Serena flashback is a flaw of the ship , it's one of the thing who makes this ship very unique imo.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    USA
    Posts
    1,351

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by dnomyar27 View Post
    So If only Ash could remember. Well, definitely it could be a more interesting shipping because then we could think of a feeling from Ash for Serena. I mean, if he remembers then she means something, but because this was created by the animators we cannot think Ash would remember Serena. Anyway, I loved it until the very end, and we are just days away from the episode to air in USA so stay toon. We will see the "kiss" again yay!!
    Man, you're about 150 pages late lol. I feel like we've gone over this before, but this was Ash's 9th region, including Kanto twice. It's also been years since they met, potentially half of their lifetimes. It's not unreasonable that Ash wouldn't remember her on sight. Serena, on the other hand, was likely thinking about him for years. After all, she knew exactly where that handkerchief was after so many years, implying that she kept it in a special place.

    Quote Originally Posted by Manqoba View Post
    I don't care what actually happens. I will forever imagine that she kissed Ash by surprise then rode down the escalator like a boss.

  7. #7

    Default

    I love the interactions between Ash and Serena, especially when the Amourshipping moments are used for comedic relief and such. I also love it when Miette teases Serena about her crush causing her to get stressed out and worried.

    I also wish that the backstory of Ash and Serena at professor oaks summer camp was developed more. I would have loved to see more flashbacks during the series.

    Also if/when Serena returns in SM I hope that both her and Ash have a more comedic relationship where she had some playful bantering with him.

    How would the ship have changed if Ash remembered meeting Serena at Summer Camp right away?

    I don't think it would have really changed much but I guess they would have hit it off faster than they actually did.
    Last edited by Pokegirl Fan~; 21st September 2016 at 6:13 PM.

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Jun 2016
    Location
    USA
    Posts
    2,216

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Pokegirl Fan~ View Post
    I love the interactions between Ash and Serena, especially when the Amourshipping moments are used for comedic relief and such. I also love it when Miette teases Serena about her crush causing her to get stressed out and worried.

    I also wish that the backstory of Ash and Serena at professor oaks summer camp was developed more. I would have loved to see more flashbacks during the series.

    Also if/when Serena returns in SM I hope that both her and Ash have a more comedic relationship where she had some playful bantering with him.

    How would the ship have changed if Ash remembered meeting Serena at Summer Camp right away?

    I don't think it would have really changed much but I guess they would have hit it off faster than they actually did.
    I agree. Their story would have benefited a lot more from extended flashbacks. Particularly, I felt the Summer Camp Arc was a lost opportunity to really give us more on their past, especially when the two of them were alone in the ravine. So, yeah, it would have been nice to have those moments sort of interspersed.

    I also agree that little would have changed, but I thought it would be a nice question to ask to start things off.
    Dare to Be Silly!

    Ancienverse AU Fanfiction

    Love in the Time of Teamwork
    Once every seven years there was a tournament celebrating the bonds between people and Pokemon. Of course, Serena expected Ash to want to take part, but she had no idea the ways in which it would change their lives for good or ill. She was confident, however, that by the end of that week, something between herself and Ash would be different. Amourshipping.

    Remaining stories can be found in this community here.

  9. #9
    Join Date
    May 2016
    Posts
    1,616

    Default

    After the great Serena depression, the Amour thread is back up! Now onwards for another God knows whatever three/four digit numbers of pages of pure Amour goodness(and nonsense)!..............without breaking rules of course. And thanks for bringing the thread back up again so quick Matthew!

    Quote Originally Posted by Epicocity View Post
    Well, hey guys. We're back up and running! So, to all my fellow Amourshippers out there, I'll kick off our discussions with a fun little question to keep us rolling on topic!

    How would the ship have changed if Ash remembered meeting Serena at Summer Camp right away?
    A bit. If Ash were able to remember her right away, we could have said that they were good childhood friends. That would have made their relationship a bit more..........intimate. I mean childhood is a different time in life. Everything is more wonderful and colorful. Everything is more special. If they were more closer in their childhood, that's like 10x more stronger bond between them in the present.

    Quote Originally Posted by Pokegirl Fan~ View Post
    I love the interactions between Ash and Serena, especially when the Amourshipping moments are used for comedic relief and such. I also love it when Miette teases Serena about her crush causing her to get stressed out and worried.

    Also if/when Serena returns in SM I hope that both her and Ash have a more comedic relationship where she had some playful bantering with him.
    Never forget Haven Paschall's screams.

    Sometimes, I want Serena to tease Ash. Not much. But I just want her to poke fun at Ash's dorkiness just one time.
    "Why do you smile so much?"
    "Because smiling gives me the strength to live."
    "It may not work for you, it obviously won't work for everybody but it definitely works for me."

    It's my time for shameless advertising!

    Reflection
    On his flight back to Kanto, Ash is reflecting on his time with a certain "friend". An Amourshipping story.

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Aug 2016
    Location
    KungFuTown
    Posts
    1,030

    Default

    Uhhh, why do we have to start again

    All our memories, all lost...

    Why can't we have our old thread?
    Proud Claimer of Hawlucha and this song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5I2MHj1iDIU

    Roses are red
    Violets are blue
    I thought I was weak
    But then I learned KungFu

  11. #11
    Join Date
    Jun 2016
    Location
    USA
    Posts
    2,216

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by KungFuMaster View Post
    Uhhh, why do we have to start again

    All our memories, all lost...

    Why can't we have our old thread?
    Because everyone was making a mess of it with off-topic statements. Now let's not get shut down before we even get started. Back on-topic.

    Since we have an opportunity to start fresh, everyone start again with telling your story of how you came to Amourshipping and why you like it so much.

    Personally, my story is simply that I finished BW in the dub, and owing to not having internet at the time, took a break from the series because it made me so low and my library didn't have XY. Once I got XY, and I knew about Serena, I watched it and slowly fell in love with both the character and the ship (but not in a creepy way). Certainly by the time Miette showed up, that was it for me. When I had finished the current episodes, I knew this was something special regardless of how it ended and my writer's mind began working.
    Dare to Be Silly!

    Ancienverse AU Fanfiction

    Love in the Time of Teamwork
    Once every seven years there was a tournament celebrating the bonds between people and Pokemon. Of course, Serena expected Ash to want to take part, but she had no idea the ways in which it would change their lives for good or ill. She was confident, however, that by the end of that week, something between herself and Ash would be different. Amourshipping.

    Remaining stories can be found in this community here.

  12. #12
    Join Date
    Apr 2016
    Location
    America! F**k Yeah!
    Posts
    1,600

    Default

    Yes, we're back in business boy! Bummer that we lost all of that progress, but that is our faults. Anyways:

    Quote Originally Posted by Epicocity View Post
    Since we have an opportunity to start fresh, everyone start again with telling your story of how you came to Amourshipping and why you like it so much.
    Amourshipping was a big part of my return to the Pokemon anime in general. About a year or two ago, my interest in Pokemon returned and I began to play the games again. Shortly after I'd learned about Serena's crush when I accidentally stumbled upon the first Serena-Miette episode that my little brother was watching on TV. I was very intrigued, but I wasn't sure how far they'd go with it. As it would soon turn out, the writers kept it prominent and I soon became a shipper for the first time. Since then, I've never lost doubt about the good future ahead and I still don't.