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Talk:Evice

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Name Origin

Okay, I understand that the root words apply to him; however, I don't think "vice" is meant to imply that he isn't the leader (although that later turned out to be the case). I think it's more likely to come from the definition of "vice" meaning "sin". Can we maybe chop that last part off of the trivia? --AndyPKMN 18:53, 2 November 2009 (UTC)

I agree. The "not the leader" theory is just a Pokémon version of conspiracy theory. How could NoA know that already when Colosseum was out? His name is simply a portmanteau of "evil" and "vice" (sin). There's no other option. --Maxim 19:32, 2 November 2009 (UTC)
I agree too. Also, the theory that he's based on Dr Robotnic seems a bit of a stretch. He's overweight and he has facial hair (which isn't even the same, or similar), that doesn't seem like enough. Unless there's some kind of official confirmation I'm missing here.... --Derian 19:41, 2 November 2009 (UTC)
That's why I took it off the page earlier, but it was re-worded slightly so that it wasn't as speculatory, but I didn't bother the second time. I wanted to let somebody else see it. R.A. Hunter Blade 20:03, 2 November 2009 (UTC)