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~ Official Pokémon News Discussion Thread ~ [POST POKEMON NEWS HERE]

Discussion in 'General Pokémon Discussion' started by Erik Destler, Nov 27, 2008.

  1. Captain Jigglypuff

    Captain Jigglypuff Leader of Jigglypuff Army Staff Member Moderator

    That thing is still running? Wow that’s impressive. I thought it ended right after GS were released.
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  2. shoz999

    shoz999 Thorton hears a battle

    Pokemon Adventures - I hear they don't make Pokemon manga like me anymore. Few get off the ground, even fewer last a really long time. There was one other manga though, one with a talking Clefairy. Lasted over 20 years like me but even older. Very first Pokemon adaptation I believe.
    Pokemon Company - That manga series is ending.
    Pokemon Adventures - What?
    Pokemon Company - Pocket Monsters manga. It's ending soon.
    Pokemon Adventures - Then it's only me...

    Hearing that the Pocket Monsters manga is ending soon, couldn't help but think of a certain quote referencing MGSV's Snake and the fading stealth genre as a whole.
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  3. shoz999

    shoz999 Thorton hears a battle

    The Pokemon series sure is undergoing a lot of shifts right?

    Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu & Eevee would be the last time Junichi Masuda would serve as Game Director, the Pokemon main series games are going to launch on home consoles for the very first time, the Pokedex roster is getting cut for the first time since Gen 3's Ruby & Sapphire, Ash finally won a Pokemon League and the very first and longest running Pokemon adaptation, the Pocket Monsters manga, is finally coming to an end after 23 years.
  4. shoz999

    shoz999 Thorton hears a battle

    Oh yeah. I think I should probably mention this but from what I'm hearing the Pocket Monsters manga apparently pulled a Gintama on everyone. It's continuing lol. As in, it's not ending.
    Last edited: Oct 21, 2019
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  5. Rune Knight

    Rune Knight Well-Known Member

    I just felt like pointing out this quick pattern:

    Red/Green - 1996 | 8 years later | FireRed/LeafGreen - 2004
    Gold/Silver - 1999 | 10 years later | HeartGold/SoulSilver - 2009
    Ruby/Sapphire - 2002 | 12 years later | OmegaRuby/AlphaSapphire - 2014
    Diamond/Pearl - 2006 | 14 years later..? | 2020?

    Probably doesn't mean anything but yeah... there's a pattern going on!
  6. Pokemon Power

    Pokemon Power Well-Known Member

    You left one out.
    FireRed/LeafGreen - 2004 | 14 years later | Let's Go, Pikachu/Eevee - 2018
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  7. Rune Knight

    Rune Knight Well-Known Member

    Oh my.... I totally forgot... it fits with the pattern but what would this mean for the DP remakes? 2022?
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  8. BCVM22

    BCVM22 Well-Known Member

    It doesn't especially mean anything for potential future remakes. Maybe 2022 or whatever sees remakes released, but they would have been positioned for that year entirely independent of how many years had elapsed since their source material.

    It is, as you said, not an especially meaningful or predictive pattern, if pattern we insist it be.
    Last edited: Oct 23, 2019
  9. shoz999

    shoz999 Thorton hears a battle

    I've noticed some consistency here. You often step in when the possibility of remakes are announced, any possibility really. So am I to conclude the possibility that you will never ever consider any future remakes unless it is officially announced? As in consistent trends, rumors, pretty much anything really does not matter at all to you. Only what GameFreak announces. And if I am right, your objective here is to pretty much consistently remind people that none of this matters unless GameFreak says so. So for every potential remake thread that happens, your expected to be there and call it pointless? If not the case, then what is the point of such consistent comments?
  10. KillerDraco

    KillerDraco The Enforcer Staff Member Super Mod

    Keep in mind this thread is for actual news. And this ain't it.
  11. shoz999

    shoz999 Thorton hears a battle

    From left to right, Platinum's original DP design and her later Pt design.

    Today marks October 27th, Platinum's birthday in Pokemon Adventures. Happy Birthday Ms. Berlitz!
  12. Sushi

    Sushi unspecified Staff Member Super Mod

    Definition of news

    a: a report of recent events
    b: previously unknown information
    c: something having a specified influence or effect
  13. RileyXY1

    RileyXY1 Young Battle Trainer

    Yesterday, Pokemon Duel officially shut down, meaning that no one can play it.
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  14. shoz999

    shoz999 Thorton hears a battle

    Pokemon Adventures Sword & Shield, the 15th chapter of the manga series, will begin on Nov. 21st.
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  15. shoz999

    shoz999 Thorton hears a battle


    Just found this out from @lolipiece , but we finally get to see some sketches of what the protagonists of Pokemon Adventures Sword & Shield will look like who are based on the game characters and... hmm. The girl character, Shield. She looks less like an angry scottish lass from the comics and more like... Dawn from the anime lol. I am perfectly fine with that.

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