1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

PokéSpe B2W2 Lack-two’s name is now Rachel (VIZ translations)

Discussion in 'Pokémon Special' started by May, Oct 23, 2015.

  1. Offline

    May Demon Buster Trainee Staff Member Admin Pokémon Trainer Wiki Contributor

    Joined:
    May 14, 2014
    Messages:
    5,867
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    Europe
    Generation Started:
    1st Generation
    Favorite Pokémon:
    Pikachu and Rayquaza
    PkmnGO Team:
    There's an english scan about the B2W2 arc (it’s the preview that was at the end of Viz’s BW volume 9) and... sems that VIZ translated the name of Lack-two into Rachel... (and Mayu becoming "Maya")
    tumblr_nwmynlWItH1rntmaxo1_540[1].jpg
    Do you like his "new" name??
    Me: no :uhm: the Japanese one is stange but nice and... if this scan is real, it will be the first time that they don't follow the games names... :yeahyeah:
    Last edited: Oct 23, 2015
  2. Offline

    Superqami Magnemite, go! Pokémon Trainer

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2015
    Messages:
    104
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Melemele Island
    Generation Started:
    3rd Generation
    Favorite Pokémon:
    Greninja
    PkmnGO Team:
    Maybe Rachel is one of those girls?
  3. Offline

    May Demon Buster Trainee Staff Member Admin Pokémon Trainer Wiki Contributor

    Joined:
    May 14, 2014
    Messages:
    5,867
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    Europe
    Generation Started:
    1st Generation
    Favorite Pokémon:
    Pikachu and Rayquaza
    PkmnGO Team:
    No, they are talking with him... in the first panel, in the non-official translations, Yuki (the girl based on the Smasher Trainer class) says "Hey! It's Lack-Two!" and here "oh, Rachel" to draw his attention...
  4. Offline

    Superqami Magnemite, go! Pokémon Trainer

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2015
    Messages:
    104
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Melemele Island
    Generation Started:
    3rd Generation
    Favorite Pokémon:
    Greninja
    PkmnGO Team:
    During the day he is a Rich player, and during the night he is an undercover secret agent for the International Police!
  5. Offline

    unownzone Classy Pokemon Trainer Staff Member Section Mod Pokémon Trainer

    Joined:
    May 5, 2016
    Messages:
    553
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    South Korea
    Generation Started:
    1st Generation
    Favorite Pokémon:
    Darkrai, Lucario, Blaziken
    PkmnGO Team:
    I really didn't like the name "Lack-two"
    I know Pokemon special characters are named after the game titles, but "Black Two" --> "Lack-two" just felt so weird.
    Maybe it sounds better in Japanese, but not in English.

    I like how "Rachel" sounds, but I don't know why they decided to give him this name. It doesn't even sound similar XD
    What's Whi-two's name in VIZ?
  6. Offline

    May Demon Buster Trainee Staff Member Admin Pokémon Trainer Wiki Contributor

    Joined:
    May 14, 2014
    Messages:
    5,867
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    Europe
    Generation Started:
    1st Generation
    Favorite Pokémon:
    Pikachu and Rayquaza
    PkmnGO Team:
    We have to wait January 3, 2017 to know that... VIZ will release the first volume of B2W2 that day... so we will know if Rachel will really be his official name or not :yeahyeah:

Users found this page by searching for:

  1. smasher trainer class pokemon

TOPSITES

Pokemon Trainer Topsite PPN Top 50 PokéTerra Topsite FireChao Topsites