Originally Posted by Fat inanimate blob
Yeah, on Serebii's Fakemon
page you can see a few other predicted designs for an evolution of "Pochama (Piplup)".
On a related note, I'm loving the evolution predictions for Froakie and Chespin specifically.
I mean, this looks like the freaking Avatar:
And this looks like a tank:
I haven't seen any Fennekin designs that have stood out, honestly. But based on the trends I'm seeing in concept art, which sometimes is fairly close to the real design, I think I'm going to be content with Froakie and Chespin's evolutions. I mean, who doesn't like a hulking mole-tank or a wiseman-frog? :3
Nintendo: Alright gentlemen, we need good designs for the new Pokemon starter's evolutions!
Suggestion 1: "we should make it similar to the fan art on smogon!"
Suggestion 2: "How about a bunch of crap that will make the fanbase cry blood?"
(executives are so impressed the give promotions)
Basically how it goes down....