What version did you pick?

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#1 Posted by Hizang (8534 posts) -
#2 Posted by Hizang (8534 posts) -

What version of the new Pokemon generation did you pick?  
 
I chose the White version, because I would rather have a forest full of rare Pokemon to catch instead of a city full of tough trainers to fight
#3 Posted by smudo (150 posts) -

Both, and then before that I imported a copy of White from Japan. 
I have an addiction...

#4 Posted by JeanLuc (3518 posts) -

Two of my friends went with White and they made me go with Black. I didn't really care though, plus its black. Its really the only reason you need.

#5 Posted by VicRattlehead (1397 posts) -

white... the pokamans on the front looked cooler?

#6 Edited by JJWeatherman (14485 posts) -
@VicRattlehead said:

" white... the pokamans on the front looked cooler? "

You really like the big black guy more? I like the white bird thing, myself. It's much more elegant.
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#7 Edited by Grissefar (2843 posts) -
@JJWeatherman said:

" @VicRattlehead said:

" white... the pokamans on the front looked cooler? "
You really like the Black guy more? I like the white bird thing, myself. It's much more elegant. "
That sounds racisssst. To meeeee, Ryannn Davisss.
#8 Posted by JJWeatherman (14485 posts) -
@Grissefar said:
" @JJWeatherman said:

" @VicRattlehead said:

" white... the pokamans on the front looked cooler? "
You really like the Black guy more? I like the white bird thing, myself. It's much more elegant. "
That sounds racisssst. To meeeee, Ryannn Davisss. "
Damn you, eyepatch man! I'm not racist!
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#9 Posted by VicRattlehead (1397 posts) -
@JJWeatherman: yeh it thought the bird thing looked look kinda silly
#10 Posted by msavo (7522 posts) -
@JJWeatherman
@Grissefar said:
" @JJWeatherman said:

" @VicRattlehead said:

" white... the pokamans on the front looked cooler? "
You really like the Black guy more? I like the white bird thing, myself. It's much more elegant. "
That sounds racisssst. To meeeee, Ryannn Davisss. "
Damn you, eyepatch man! I'm not racist!
Only one way to settle this... POKEMON BATTLE!!!!!
#11 Posted by JJWeatherman (14485 posts) -
@RE_Player92 said:
" @JJWeatherman
@Grissefar said:
" @JJWeatherman said:

" @VicRattlehead said:

" white... the pokamans on the front looked cooler? "
You really like the Black guy more? I like the white bird thing, myself. It's much more elegant. "
That sounds racisssst. To meeeee, Ryannn Davisss. "
Damn you, eyepatch man! I'm not racist!
Only one way to settle this... POKEMON BATTLE!!!!! "
lol This has to happen now. I think I'm gonna go buy the game tomorrow whenever I wake up. It's on!
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#12 Posted by Afroman269 (7388 posts) -

Getting black version cuz I'm racist.

#13 Posted by Hennet_sim (336 posts) -

Pokemon White I feel like i am in the minority here.

#14 Posted by DonChipotle (2655 posts) -

White version because I had it pre ordered before Ryan Davis informed me about the Tron looking city.

#15 Posted by Tictocbehemoth (62 posts) -

I am going to go buy Black today because the pokemon on the front looks cooler to me.

#16 Posted by HandsomeDead (11863 posts) -

White is might.

#17 Posted by Mutley (299 posts) -

Is the Black version bigger by any chance?

#18 Posted by Skald (4366 posts) -

White.

#19 Posted by MikkaQ (10224 posts) -

White cause you can catch Porygon in the white forrest apparently. 

#20 Posted by Hizang (8534 posts) -
@RedDragon123:
Dude..
#21 Posted by Voxatron (351 posts) -

Black.

 Black City > White Forest
#22 Posted by igloodude (61 posts) -

I got White because since the beginning of Pokemon, my brother has always gotten whichever version is listed first (e.g., Red, Gold, Black, etc.) and I've gotten the second (e.g., Blue, Silver, White, etc.).

#23 Posted by Hexogen (766 posts) -

Seriously though, I don't care about catching 'em all. I just wanna fight more stuff.
#24 Posted by Captain_Felafel (1522 posts) -

Both. 

#25 Posted by DarkShaper (1296 posts) -

White cause I chose at random as I always do, that won't stop me from acting like the version I picked is better.

#26 Posted by Entus (253 posts) -

White. It was the closest one of the two when I bought it. I didn't really care.

#27 Posted by Spoonman671 (4371 posts) -

I'm surprised by the results so far.  I was under the impression that Black was the widely preferred version.  It's the one I got.

#28 Edited by Slaker117 (4835 posts) -

I wonder what the sales split will look like on this. We'll probably never know, but it wouldn't surprise me if the margin here is significantly wider than any of the other games.

#29 Posted by Kyreo (4600 posts) -

I wanted to go for Black because apparently there is a city in there that looks like Tron but my friends all got Black so I went with White instead.  

#30 Posted by MAST (778 posts) -
@Hizang said:
"I chose the White version, because I would rather have a forest full of rare Pokemon to catch instead of a city full of tough trainers to fight "
That seems kinda shortsighted. I can get someone to trade me all the pokemon that you can find in the White forest. But you can't be traded an entire city, or whatever unique things are found/earned in it.
#31 Posted by Hizang (8534 posts) -
@MAST:
I don't really go online, and is everybody forgetting that you get to have the cool Black Pokemon!
#32 Posted by LordXavierBritish (6320 posts) -

I picked Black because I walked into a Wal-Mart and decided the case looked cooler than the other one.

#33 Posted by JammyJesus (766 posts) -

Black, my other friend bought white. 

#34 Posted by GullumF (86 posts) -

Both

#35 Posted by metalsnakezero (2269 posts) -

Black because look at this thing! 

#36 Posted by HolyCrapItsAdam (450 posts) -

I got White for the soul reason that the Legendary Pokemon looks so much cooler than the Black Version

#37 Posted by HolyCrapItsAdam (450 posts) -
@metalsnakezero said:
" Black because look at this thing! 

"
you do know that you have to have the White Version to catch that guy. The White bird looking guy is in the Black Version
#38 Posted by JonathanMoore (1858 posts) -

White.

#39 Posted by Underachiever007 (2468 posts) -

Both. I know, I have a problem.
#40 Posted by Bollard (5025 posts) -

More Black? No way! You're all crazy!

#41 Posted by metalsnakezero (2269 posts) -
@HolyCrapItsAdam said:
" @metalsnakezero said:
" Black because look at this thing! 

"
you do know that you have to have the White Version to catch that guy. The White bird looking guy is in the Black Version "
You know what, I just realized that when I was buying it today XD
#42 Edited by ThaMilkMan (339 posts) -

If I end up buying black in the future...like the near future...does that mean I have a problem? 
 
(I bought white on day one and am 25+ hours in)

#43 Posted by xplodedd (1316 posts) -

white, because that was the only one in stock

#44 Posted by Aaron_G (1603 posts) -

I picked White. I just felt better about it. 

#45 Posted by Moofey (65 posts) -

I went black; If not only because it's a dark color, but because for whatever reason I've always picked the first version listed in each set of games. (Red for 1st gen, Gold for 2nd, Ruby and FireRed for 3rd, Diamond and HeartGold for 4th.)

#46 Posted by JJOR64 (18783 posts) -

Got White.

#47 Posted by Animasta (14460 posts) -

I got black I think? Can't be arsed checking Amazon to check.

#48 Edited by Lemoncookie01 (1667 posts) -

Once you go Black,you'll never go back.

#49 Posted by freshakiff (82 posts) -

White. Black city looked dumb, and white has poochyena my second favorite pokemon after Simisage, the coolest fucker in all of Unova.
 
seriously he's great, MONKEY POMPADOUR!.

#50 Posted by captain_clayman (3300 posts) -

neither

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