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Hi there,

I'm having trouble coming up with funny names for enemies Dragon Quest style and could use some help with it :D
(it would appear being funny in a language not your own is more difficult then one might think haha)

So anything you guys can throw at me would be appreciated :D

(Not sure if this post is where it should be I asked a mod and they didn't know either at the time haha so move it if you do ;) )

Thanks in advance!
 

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People seem to really like puns, even the people who say they like them ironically.
 

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Wakfu and Adventure Quest is the game I know with world filled with puns and funny names. They can make a good example~

Several other ways of naming :

Different perspective.
EX : Slime = "Gooey" (kids perspective)
EX : Slime = "Mistake" (father perspective)

Relating to famous trademark.
EX : Werewolf = Awooooh (Because it make "Awooooh" sound? What is this, Pokemon?)

Turning phrase to literal meaning.
EX : Phoenix = Hot Chick

Rhyming their main trait.
EX : Bandit = Rude Dude

Lazy naming.
EX : Centaur = Men-horse

Misleading name.
EX : Unicorn = Horny Beast
 

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Nortius Maximus, Sillius Soddus, Biggus Dickus, or Incontinentia Buttocks.

Can't go wrong with the classics.
 

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I name a lot of my enemies by their Latin name and/or but a feature they have. For example, a scorpion enemy would be named EL-POKEY or SKORPEE. A pig enemy might be OINKER or BACONATOR.

Pick a feature of the enemy and then google synonyms for that feature and you'll come across some pretty cool ideas that way.
 

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