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Poliwhirl Is Covered In Mucus And Smooth Like A Shark
Poliwhirl Is Covered In Mucus And Smooth Like A Shark
Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about.
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.
Hunting for Pokémon Cards Has Become a Different Kind of Game
Hunting for Pokémon Cards Has Become a Different Kind of Game
A few weeks back, during a particularly unremarkable late night of insomnia-fueled doomscrolling, a notification slid its way onto my phone’s screen that quickened my pulse and dilated my pupils.
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.
New Pokemon Snap – 14 Features You Should Know
New Pokemon Snap – 14 Features You Should Know
The long-awaited sequel is out this month - here's what you need to know.
Pokemon Go Creator Releasing a 5G-Exclusive Game Demo
Pokemon Go Creator Releasing a 5G-Exclusive Game Demo
Niantic has revealed an augmented reality tech demo which is said to offer immersive "large-scale multiplayer" by leveraging the power of 5G.
Pokemon Go Devs Tease New AR Glasses Design
Pokemon Go Devs Tease New AR Glasses Design
Pokemon Go developer Niantic shares new image of AR glasses, possibly the one it is developing with Qualcomm.
Man Arrested After Literal Pokemon Trading Card Heist
Man Arrested After Literal Pokemon Trading Card Heist
A Tokyo resident has been arrested on suspicion of rope-climbing into a store and stealing $9,000 of Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh cards.
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.
Man Arrested Following Daring Pokémon Card Robbery
Man Arrested Following Daring Pokémon Card Robbery
A 28-year-old Tokyo resident has been arrested for allegedly breaking into a trading card shop atop a six-story building to steal Pokémon and Yu-Gi-Oh! cards, after climbing over the side of the building with a rope. Read more...
Wailord Is Huge, But Not Big Enough To Block A Canal
Wailord Is Huge, But Not Big Enough To Block A Canal
Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about.
Finally, A Video Game About The Boat
Finally, A Video Game About The Boat
You’ve no doubt heard by now about (literally) the largest story in the world.
Every Pokemon We've Spotted in New Pokemon Snap So Far
Every Pokemon We've Spotted in New Pokemon Snap So Far
See which regions have the most Pokemon in New Pokemon Snap with this list.
New Pokémon Snap Is Like Old Pokémon Snap, Only Much Prettier
New Pokémon Snap Is Like Old Pokémon Snap, Only Much Prettier
Pokémon Snap for the Nintendo 64 is a game about rolling through islands, leisurely taking pictures of pocket monsters.
Monster Harvest, the Stardew and Pokemon mashup, launches in May
Monster Harvest, the Stardew and Pokemon mashup, launches in May
It's not even a little shy about its inspirations, which I like
Every Pokemon We've Spotted in New Pokemon Snap So Far
Every Pokemon We've Spotted in New Pokemon Snap So Far
New Pokemon Snap brings together Pokemon from many regions.
Researchers Name Newly Discovered Insects After Legendary Pokémon
Researchers Name Newly Discovered Insects After Legendary Pokémon
Two entomologists decided to name their recently discovered new species of Australian beetles Binburrum articuno, Binburrum moltres, and Binburrum zapdos, bringing Pokémon full circle back to what originally inspired the hit video game series. Read more...
Professor Discovers New Species of Beetles and Names Them After Bird Pokemon
Professor Discovers New Species of Beetles and Names Them After Bird Pokemon
A professor has named three new species of beetles in Australia after the Pokemon franchise's legendary birds Articuno, Moltres, and Zapdos.
Fontemon is a Pokemon parody created inside a font, somehow
The Worst (And Not-So-Bad) Video Game Movies
The Worst (And Not-So-Bad) Video Game Movies
More often than not, video game movies take something we know, love, and obsess over and transform it into an unrecognizable monster at worst—or a forgettable, underwhelming experience at best.
Monster-taming RPG Coromon sure looks a lot like Pokémon
Monster-taming RPG Coromon sure looks a lot like Pokémon
Though that's not necessarily a bad thing
Pokemon Face-Off: IGN Readers Have Chosen Which Pokemon Is the Very Best
Pokemon Face-Off: IGN Readers Have Chosen Which Pokemon Is the Very Best
After thousands and thousands of 1v1 battles, the IGN readers have decided who the very best Pokemon of all time is.
Mudbray Is Only Happy When It Eats Dirt
Mudbray Is Only Happy When It Eats Dirt
Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about.
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.
Official Pokémon Sunscreen Coming To Asia
Official Pokémon Sunscreen Coming To Asia
When you think of Pokémon, you probably don’t think of sunscreen.
10 Things We Don’t Want In Pokemon Legends: Arceus
10 Things We Don’t Want In Pokemon Legends: Arceus
As excited as we are about Pokemon's reinvention, there are certain things we're hoping it will avoid.
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.
Bravely Default II’s Beastmaster Job Is Basically Pokémon
Bravely Default II’s Beastmaster Job Is Basically Pokémon
Creating your party in Bravely Default II is less about the characters you use than it is the jobs with which you equip them.
How to Tell If Your Pokemon Cards Are Worth Money
How to Tell If Your Pokemon Cards Are Worth Money
Here’s how to determine if your Pokemon cards are valuable collector’s items or just a pile of cardboard nostalgia.
Pokemon Face-Off: Which Pocket Monster Is the Very Best?
Pokemon Face-Off: Which Pocket Monster Is the Very Best?
In celebration of Pokemon's 25th anniversary, we need your help in deciding who the very best Pokemon is!
This Unofficial Pokémon D&D Game Is Fun as Heck
This Unofficial Pokémon D&D Game Is Fun as Heck
Pokemon has been around for 25 years now, and there are numerous ways…
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.
Pokémon Legends Arceus An Open-World RPG Coming to Switch in 2022
Pokémon Legends Arceus An Open-World RPG Coming to Switch in 2022
The post Pokémon Legends Arceus An Open-World RPG Coming to Switch in 2022 appeared first on Fextralife. A new Pokemon entry is coming to the Switch next year, Pokemon Legends Arceus, plus remasters underway. The post Pokémon Legends Arceus An Open-World RPG Coming to Switch in 2022 appeared first on Fextralife.
Pokemon 25: The Album Set to Feature Katy Perry, J Balvin, and Post Malone
Pokemon 25: The Album Set to Feature Katy Perry, J Balvin, and Post Malone
Pokemon 25: The Album is set to be released in Fall 2021 and will feature songs from Katy Perry, J Balvin, Post Malone, and more.
Happy 25th Birthday, Pokémon
Happy 25th Birthday, Pokémon
Dear Pokémon, Read more...
New Pokemon Games, New Final Fantasy VII Spin-Offs, Anthem Is Done, Call Of Duty Is Way Too Big, And More
New Pokemon Games, New Final Fantasy VII Spin-Offs, Anthem Is Done, Call Of Duty Is Way Too Big, And More
This week on Morning Checkpoint we learn about the next terrible thing involving Cyberpunk 2077, learn the future of Anthem, check out a new trailer for more Hot Wheels in Forza, talk about some good dads and watch Destiny 2 players jump off a cliff over and over. Read more...
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Are Up for Preorder
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Are Up for Preorder
Everything you need to know to preorder Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl, coming late 2021 to Nintendo Switch.
Pokemon Legends: Arceus Is Up for Preorder
Pokemon Legends: Arceus Is Up for Preorder
Everything you need to know to preorder Pokemon Legends: Arceus, coming exclusively to Nintendo Switch in early 2022.
Now That’s How You Do A Damn Game Reveal
Now That’s How You Do A Damn Game Reveal
After being utterly underwhelmed by Blizzcon, last week’s Nintendo Direct, and yesterday’s PlayStation State of Play, I wasn’t expecting much out of today’s Pokémon 25th Anniversary presentation.
Hmm, That New Pokémon Game Sure Looks A Lot Like Breath Of The Wild
Hmm, That New Pokémon Game Sure Looks A Lot Like Breath Of The Wild
Today during a Nintendo livestream we got our first look at Pokémon Legends: Arceus, a new open-world Pokémon game.
New Pokemon Snap Gameplay Reveals New Features
New Pokemon Snap Gameplay Reveals New Features
Gameplay of New Pokemon Snap has revealed new features, including tools, photo editing, and more.
An Ode to a Jigglypuff
An Ode to a Jigglypuff
Twenty-five years ago in Red and Blue, freshly-minted Boulder-Badge owning Pokémon trainers would find themselves heading toward the first steps of the rest of their lives drowning in bird Pokémon.
Here's How The New Pokémon Snap Works
Here's How The New Pokémon Snap Works
The original Pokémon Snap, released for the Nintendo 64 in 1999, saw players riding the Zero-One buggy across the generically-named Pokémon Island at the behest of Professor Oak.
Pokemon Presents 2021: Everything Announced
Pokemon Presents 2021: Everything Announced
In celebration of Pokemon's 25th anniversary, The Pokemon Company announced some big news, including .
Pokemon Diamond and Pearl Remakes Revealed
Pokemon Diamond and Pearl Remakes Revealed
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl have been revealed.
Open-World Pokemon Spin-Off, Pokemon Legends: Arceus Announced for 2022
Open-World Pokemon Spin-Off, Pokemon Legends: Arceus Announced for 2022
Game Freak has announced Pokemon Legends: Arceus, an open-world Pokemon game set in the feudal past of the Sinnoh region.
Switch Is Getting Pokémon Brilliant Diamond And Shining Pearl Remakes In Late 2021
Switch Is Getting Pokémon Brilliant Diamond And Shining Pearl Remakes In Late 2021
Pokémon Diamond and Pearl for the DS are getting “faithful” remakes in the form of Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl on Switch later this year, the Pokémon Company announced in a livestream today. Read more...
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.
Pokemon Presents Broadcast Coming Tomorrow Amid Remake Rumours
Pokemon Presents Broadcast Coming Tomorrow Amid Remake Rumours
The Pokemon Company has announced a Pokemon Presents video presentation for tomorrow, amid consistent rumours about Diamond and Pearl remakes.
Pokemon Diamond and Pearl Remakes to be Announced This Week – Rumour
Pokemon Diamond and Pearl Remakes to be Announced This Week – Rumour
Leak suggests the remakes will be announced ahead of anniversary celebrations on Saturday.
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 'Strongly Encouraging' Restaurants to Prevent Happy Meal Pokemon Card Scalping
McDonald's 'Strongly Encouraging' Restaurants to Prevent Happy Meal Pokemon Card Scalping
McDonald's is 'moving quickly' to restock its Happy Meal Pokemon Card packs, and is 'strongly encouraging' restaurants to limit how many they sell to individuals, after scalping reports emerged.
Post Malone Is Performing at a Virtual Pokemon Day Concert
Post Malone Is Performing at a Virtual Pokemon Day Concert
Post Malone will headline a virtual concert to celebrate Pokemon Day on February 27.
McDonald's Pokemon Cards are Selling Out Because of Scalpers
McDonald's Pokemon Cards are Selling Out Because of Scalpers
Scalpers are taking advantage of a McDonald's loophole to snap up Pokemon 25th anniversary trading card packs to sell online for extortionate prices.
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.
Japanese Animator Gets Four Months In Prison For Driving Without A License
Japanese Animator Gets Four Months In Prison For Driving Without A License
This week at a Tokyo District Court, Animator Shiro Kudaka has been sentenced to four months in prison for driving without a license and violating Japan’s Road Traffic Act. Read more...
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...
Tyanmo Is Just A Boring Little Fish
Tyanmo Is Just A Boring Little Fish
Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about.
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.
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.
Pokémon Sword & Shield’s Best Starters
Pokémon Sword & Shield’s Best Starters
Choosing your starter in a Pokémon game can be like hitting a brick wall.
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...
Pokken Tournament Producer Says He Would Like to Make a Sequel
Pokken Tournament Producer Says He Would Like to Make a Sequel
But the final decision lies with Nintendo and The Pokemon Company.
'Shop Contest: Gengar Plush, Winners!
'Shop Contest: Gengar Plush, Winners!
Last week, we got our first look at a new Pokemon plush Gengar toy that is also a bed and nightmare, rolled into one small package.
Poipole Is The Terrible Mascot Of Anti-Vaxxers
Poipole Is The Terrible Mascot Of Anti-Vaxxers
Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about.
Don't Worry, Big Frog Is Here
Don't Worry, Big Frog Is Here
This week we rank a bunch of Sonic games, control a fox with a controller, play Pokemon in a weird place, check out some of the new content coming to Puyo Puyo 2 and meet the wonderful and amazing Big Frog.
Box of Pokemon TCG Booster Packs Sells for $400,000 at Auction
Box of Pokemon TCG Booster Packs Sells for $400,000 at Auction
An auction company has officially sold a First Edition Base Set Pokemon booster box (a total of 396 cards) for a record-breaking sum of money.
Pokemon Diamond and Pearl Remakes Coming to Switch This Year – Rumour
Pokemon Diamond and Pearl Remakes Coming to Switch This Year – Rumour
Traditional remakes for Gen 4 of Pokemon are allegedly coming in 2021.
New Pokemon Snap Out on April 30th
New Pokemon Snap Out on April 30th
The latest trailer highlights the NEO-ONE and various Pokemon.
New Pokemon Direct Coming Next Month – Rumour
New Pokemon Direct Coming Next Month – Rumour
A Pokemon insider suggests next month could see major new Pokemon announcements.
New Pokémon Snap Is Out On Switch In April
New Pokémon Snap Is Out On Switch In April
Photography game New Pokémon Snap will be out on Switch on April 30, Nintendo announced today. Read more...
New Pokémon Snap: April Release Date Announced
New Pokémon Snap: April Release Date Announced
Nintendo has announced that New Nintendo Pokemon Snap will be released on Nintendo Switch on April 30, 2021.
Where to Preorder New Pokemon Snap
Where to Preorder New Pokemon Snap
Everything you need to know to preorder New Pokemon Snap for Nintendo Switch.