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Old 11-13-2012, 04:24 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It's just marketing-speak. You're more likely to buy an "Obliterator" than, say, a marker called the Daffodil.

To a certain segment of the market (young males- that's pretty much all of us, isn't it? ) "Dark" Angel sounds cooler than "Angel". That why we have guns like the "Intimidator" (which, in the hands of a 13-year-old noob isn't really all that intimidating) and the "Defiant" (named, as I understand it, after a bad-a** gunship from Star Trek.)

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