• Reminder The Current-Gen Mew Special Distribution is Underway

    X & Y and Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire included

    The Pokémon Company has plenty going on for the franchises' 20th Anniversary, and the first of a number of monthly special distributions - Mew - is now up and running. We've covered some details in separate posts, but as serial codes are now available in multiple countries we thought it'd be worth...




  • Feature Why We're Still Playing... Pokémon Gold / Silver / Crystal

    The revolution of a revolution...

    This is a series of features that focuses on games that we keep playing again and again, either over an unhealthy number of hours or those that keep getting return visits long after they first graced our systems. In this entry Arjun talks about his favourite Pokémon games. The beginning: There's no doubt that the...



  • Weirdness That Slowpoke Reggae Video is Now in English

    Took them long enough...

    More than a year ago, the Japanese Pokémon YouTube channel uploaded a video so bizarre that you have to wonder if it's a preliminary experiment in mind control. It had Slowpoke and reggae in it, though, so we happily shared it. Surprisingly, the video has suddenly reappeared with an English dub. According to the...