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Rename PL's second and ultimate abilities

Discussion in 'Visual & Gameplay Ideas' started by summer-penguin, Mar 18, 2018.

Sounds nice?

  1. Yes

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  2. Nope

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  1. summer-penguin

    summer-penguin Moderator Staff Member

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    Why?

    Because Juxtapose means this:

    To place (different things) side by side (as to compare them or contrast them or to create an interesting effect).
    Merriam-webster​

    Imagine you were seeing PL's abilities, without seeing their names, which would you think that was Juxtapose?

    This?

    Grants you a chance to passively create an illusion on every attack you and your illusions do.


    Or this one?

    Repositions you and any of your nearby illusions somewhere else, along with two additional different ones.

    In my opinion, the latter suits Juxtose better.
    Juxtapose means placing, putting, arranging different things side by side, in contrast.

    And also, PL's ultimate makes more sense being named Doppelganger than his second ability.

    A doppelgänger is a look-alike or double of a living person.
    Wikipedia​

    Or Doppelgangers, if you want to be picky.
    Or Doppelgang, if you want to be funky.

    But his ult could also be named something else. Since it appears that Doppelganger was only kept as a name for his current second ability because it was replacing Doppelwalk. (a very good name, if I may)

    Possible names for that ulti then?

    Multiply.
    Or Multiplication.

    Or Manifolding.
    The production of multiple copies of a document, etc., especially mechanically.
    Oxford Dictionaries​
     
    Last edited: Mar 18, 2018
  2. HHHNNNGGG

    HHHNNNGGG Member

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    Manifold Paradox. Oh wai-