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Pokémon's Intro, Remade With Stock Footage
Pokémon's Intro, Remade With Stock Footage
Pokémon’s status as a worldwide phenomenon means that you can break it down to its essential parts and folks will still recognize what you’re referencing.
Pokémon Gets Me Through It
Pokémon Gets Me Through It
In the Pokémon universe, it’s customary for small children to receive a beast capable of leveling cities before leaving the comforts of home to embark on an arduous journey across varying regions.
Another Charizard Card Sells For Over $300,000
Another Charizard Card Sells For Over $300,000
Pokémon cards have been having a bit of a boom lately, and nowhere is that more obvious than in auctions for the holographic Charizard card that acted as the base set’s crown jewel in 1999.
Fortnite Team Banned From Major Tournament After Player Tells Epic Exec To Kill Himself
Fortnite Team Banned From Major Tournament After Player Tells Epic Exec To Kill Himself
I don’t know much about Fortnite, but I’m going to guess harassing an Epic executive probably isn’t a winning strategy. Read more...
Pokemon Go's Eggs Aren't Lootboxes, They're Fun Presents
Pokemon Go's Eggs Aren't Lootboxes, They're Fun Presents
Pokémon Go developer Niantic is testing a feature that lets players see what might be inside the game’s eggs before they walk the many miles to hatch them.
A Twitch Streamer Unearthed Cards From A Fake '90s Pokémon Ripoff, And Fans Are Pretending The Series Was Real All Along
A Twitch Streamer Unearthed Cards From A Fake '90s Pokémon Ripoff, And Fans Are Pretending The Series Was Real All Along
There’s elaborate performance art, and then there’s what renowned Twitch jester Jerma did over the weekend.
An Ode To My Favorite Flavor Texts
An Ode To My Favorite Flavor Texts
More than the set piece battle or the final showdown between hero and villain, it’s the quieter, smaller moments in video games that get me.
Happy 25th Birthday, Pokémon
Happy 25th Birthday, Pokémon
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Pokémon Legends Arceus Is A New Open-World Game Coming In 2022
Pokémon Legends Arceus Is A New Open-World Game Coming In 2022
Set in the Sinnoh Region of old, Pokémon Legends Arceus is a new approach to open-world Pokémon games coming to the Nintendo Switch in early 2022.
Pyukumuku Can Spit Its Organs Out And Use Them As A Weapon
Pyukumuku Can Spit Its Organs Out And Use Them As A Weapon
Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about.
McDonald's Pokémon Card Packs Are Selling Out
McDonald's Pokémon Card Packs Are Selling Out
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Pocket Monsters, Mcdonald’s is including card packs in Happy Meals.
Pokémon World Championships Skip 2021 Over Covid-19 Concerns
Pokémon World Championships Skip 2021 Over Covid-19 Concerns
After canceling in-person competition in 2020 due to the rise of the covid-19 pandemic, The Pokémon Company announced it will skip official tournaments through 2021 as well. Read more...
Would You Ever Get A Video Game Tattoo?
Would You Ever Get A Video Game Tattoo?
It’s Monday and time for Ask Kotaku, the weekly feature in which Kotaku-ites deliberate on a single burning question.
Tyanmo Is Just A Boring Little Fish
Tyanmo Is Just A Boring Little Fish
Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about.
WallStreetBets Mods Are Now Battling For Control Over The Subreddit
WallStreetBets Mods Are Now Battling For Control Over The Subreddit
A couple weeks ago, most people hadn’t ever heard of WallStreetBets, the edgelord Reddit hangout for renegade investors and amatuer traders.
Man Arrested After Selling A Hacked Sobble From Pokémon Sword and Shield
Man Arrested After Selling A Hacked Sobble From Pokémon Sword and Shield
People in Aichi Prefecture, Japan have arrested a 23-year-old man for violating the country’s Unfair Competition Prevention Act.
A Four-Year-Old Muslim Boy Was Reported To Terrorist Watchdog For Talking About Fortnite
A Four-Year-Old Muslim Boy Was Reported To Terrorist Watchdog For Talking About Fortnite
The Guardian reports that the British government’s Prevent system, a community terrorism watchdog brimming with baked-in racism, once received a tip about a four-year-old boy who was overheard talking about Fortnite, which resulted in police turning up at the family’s home. Read more...
Sliggoo Accidentally Shoots Its Friends With Acidic Goo And Eats Them
Sliggoo Accidentally Shoots Its Friends With Acidic Goo And Eats Them
Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about.
In Japan, Pokémon Company Is Cracking Down On Sword And Shield Cheaters
In Japan, Pokémon Company Is Cracking Down On Sword And Shield Cheaters
The Pokémon Company issued a statement in Japan regarding cheats being used in Pokémon Sword and Shield, as well as in Pokémon Home. Read more...