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    Wednesday November 18, 2020
  • QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Ash Ketchum?

    Pokémon taught him...but how much did he teach you?

    We've spent a lot of time watching Ash Ketchum travel through various Pokémon regions, so let's test the knowledge we've acquired. Hit the jump to see how much you know about the Pokémon anime protagonist!


  • Saturday May 30, 2020
  • Why Tracey Sketchit Is Pokémon's Most Underrated Sidekick

    He was actually a nice addition to the team ... for a while

    When Brock left Ash's group in the Orange Islands, he was quickly replaced by Pokémon researcher Tracey Sketchit. And while Tracey's importance has often been debated by Pokémon fans, I firmly believe that the dude's not half bad. Hit the jump to see why Tracey Sketchit is a welcome addition to the team. 

  • Friday May 1, 2020
  • QUIZ: Which Classic Pokémon Anime Character Of The Day Are You?

    Ash Ketchum has met A LOT of people over the years

    Though they only appeared in a single episode and then disappeared from the show entirely, some Pokémon anime side characters are burned into the memories of devoted fans. Hit the jump to take a quiz and figure out which one you're the most like!

  • Thursday April 9, 2020
  • Why "Bye Bye Butterfree" Is The Saddest Episode Of Anything Ever

    It's legitimately heartbreaking

    Sure, "Bye Bye Butterfree," the episode of the Pokémon anime where Ash's Butterfree leaves, was sad as a child. But as an adult? yep, still super sad. Hit the jump to uncover all the layers of melancholy that are hidden in this one episode. 

  • Wednesday March 4, 2020
  • Ranking All Six Amazing Songs On Pikachu's Jukebox

    The only acceptable replacement for the Pokérap

    Replacing the Pokerap for a while, Pikachu's Jukebox ended every Pokémon episode until the end of the Orange Islands arc. And it introduced a generation of kids to six incredible songs. But which song was best? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Sunday January 26, 2020
  • Finally, Ash Ketchum Caught The Best Pokémon Of All

    No need to "catch 'em all." Just get a Dragonite

    After twenty-two years of travelling through different regions and catching various Pokémon in the anime, Ash Ketchum finally nabbed the best one: Dragonite. Hit the jump to read about why this particular monster is so fascinating!

  • Monday December 9, 2019
  • Remembering The Absolutely Bizarre Pokémon Christmas Album

    Celebrate the holidays with this insane piece of music

    In 2001, a Pokémon Christmas album was released, and it was the weirdest gift that any kid could've gotten that year. So let's take a look back at this odd blend of music, Pikachu and the holidays. Hit the jump to find out what made it so memorable!

  • Friday October 18, 2019
  • 20 Years Ago, Pokémon Yellow Proved The Franchise's Dominance

    The Special Pikachu Edition remains a great game to this day

    With Red/Blue fresh in players' minds and with Gold/Silver right around the corner, would they accept a Yellow version, even if it did come with an adorable Pikachu? Well, history has proven that, yes, they loved it. And to read the history behind it, hit the jump here!

  • Thursday September 19, 2019
  • QUIZ: Which Pokémon In Ash Ketchum's Original Team Are You?

    Which of the classic six do you align with most?

    It's time to get a little nostalgic and look back at Ash Ketchum's beginning team of monsters: Pikachu, Butterfree, Pidgeotto, Bulbasaur, Charmander and Squirtle. Which one would you be? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Tuesday September 17, 2019
  • What Ash Ketchum Teaches You About Failure

    There's a reason that he has so many good friends

    Ash Ketchum recently became a Pokémon Regional League Champion, and while we should celebrate his long-deserved win, we should also look at the lesson that he's taught us about failure. Hit the jump to read more!

  • Sunday September 15, 2019
  • After 22 years, Ash Ketchum has Finally Become a Regional Pokémon Anime Champion

    The Pokémon Sun and Moon anime episode aired on Japanese TV on September 15 with a fight against Gladion

    It’s been a long road, but after 22 years, and not looking a day older than 10, Ash Ketchum has finally beaten all the odds to become the first champion of the Alola Region in the Pokémon Sun and Moon anime series. Hit the jump to learn how he got there and who he had to beat!

  • Thursday August 29, 2019
  • QUIZ: Which Pokémon Region Should You Move To?

    It's time to pack up and head to your preferred corner of Pikachu's universe

    The Pokémon world provides plenty of different options when it comes to potential places to settle down - Kanto, Johto, Hoenn, Sinnoh, Unova, Kalos, Alola and Galar! But which place should you pick? Hit the jump to take my quiz and find out!

  • Wednesday June 26, 2019
  • 52,000 Voters Decided The Top 10 Pokémon (And Got About Half Right)

    52,000 people can't be wrong...until they can

    A Reddit user asked fans to pick their favorite Pokémon and now the results are in. Does the list make you want to catch 'em all, or does it make you wanna become a Monster Rancher fan? Hit the jump to find out!