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Preferred Trainer/Starter Pairings (Part 6: Silver)

Who do you see Silver with?

  • Chikorita

    Votes: 1 4.8%
  • Cyndaquil

    Votes: 1 4.8%
  • Totodile

    Votes: 19 90.5%

  • Total voters
    21

Weiss

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Agree I went with Cindy my first Gold playthrough it cemented Totodile as my rivals headcanon starter.
 

Parissong

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Roughie and Toughie on the outside, but Softie on the inside.

Totodile no question
 

Esserise

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Chikorita.

I think it rather fits his arc - Chikorita is certainly not the most powerful of the Johto Starters, and Silver needs to learn that not everything comes down to power and brute force. So it would make sense why Chikorita wasn't working out for his "Power! Power!" approach for most of the main story, with Chikorita's more defensive style being something that he becomes adept at managing after finally reflecting upon his values.

I also like how their colors mesh:

 
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