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User talk:Ettina

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Thank you, and have a good time editing here! --- Kogoro | Talk to me - 19:58, 13 November 2008 (UTC)

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For a full crash course on link templates, look at the list of link templates. ----The Kkllnnator blastoise 20:35, 13 November 2008 (UTC)

Personalities

we dont need personalities of different types. especially given a personality is entirely dependent on the individual Pokemon and not the entire type. -- MAGNEDETH 21:41, 2 February 2009 (UTC)

It's as dependent on type as the stats are. Stats are also different for each Pokémon, but general patterns can be seen for some types. Personalities are the same way. For example, of the Ghost type, almost all of them are mischievous playful Pokémon who scare others because they're lonely and bored. Ettina, 3:55PM February 2 2009

Dusknoir isnt. we just dont need them. every Pokemon page has a spot for personalities. -- MAGNEDETH 22:05, 2 February 2009 (UTC)

I did say most. And after all the patterns for stats aren't present in every Pokémon of a certain type either - Dark types usually have poor defense, but Umbreon and Tyranitar don't. It still gets described on the page about that type. Ettina, 10:21AM February 3 2009

yea, thats dependent on factual type statistics, not a fictional personality. you have "most Dark-types are well off in attack, but have poor defenses, however, there are outliners like T-tar and Umbreon." how can i prove this? i point to the statistical averages and then point to the stats of said Pokemon. how can you justify "most Ghost-types are mischievous and cause trouble." what do you point to? its a made up "personality" that doesnt actually exist. -- MAGNEDETH 23:32, 3 February 2009 (UTC)
*Randomly bursts into conversation* Ettina, your sig needs to link to your page.--freezingCOLD (page, talk) 23:41, 3 February 2009 (UTC)

The behavior descriptions for individual Pokémon species are no more precise. I could, I suppose, define specific features that might be traits of certain Pokémon and determine statistics about what percentages of Pokémon in each type show those features, but people don't do that for the behavior descriptions on the species information. Some of those descriptions are taken from the Pokédex entries and therefore are substantiated in some way, but much of it's taken from just watching the animes and reading the mangas. As for 'fictional' - the whole thing's fictional. It's a fictional world that's been described in many different mediums - manga, anime, video games, a card game, a board game, etc etc etc. But it's all fictional. PS: Cold, how do I link to my page? Ettina 22:17, 4 February 2009

You can't link to your userpage if you don't have one, like how you don't now. 1337Fire ►strike! 22:22, 4 February 2009 (UTC)
Type ~~~~ at the end of your comments.--freezingCOLD (page, talk) 22:56, 4 February 2009 (UTC)
*Randomly cuts in* Read DCM's page. ht14 23:06, 4 February 2009 (UTC)