Constructing An NFL Roster Out Of Pokémon

Now, I shouldn't have to explain the basics of Pokémon Football to you, but for the sake of our discussion, standard rules apply: » 1/28/15 9:00pm 1/28/15 9:00pm

A Legendary Pokémon That's Become Kind Of Overpowered

One of the coolest additions to Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire is a certain Pokémon that can mega evolve without having to hold a mega stone. It's also a tweak that kind of breaks said Pokémon. » 12/04/14 2:00pm 12/04/14 2:00pm

Nobody Expected This Pokémon To Win The Championship Last Weekend

This weekend, video game matches at the Pokémon World Championships saw the usual suspects. There was Garchomp. Aegislash. Mega Charizard. Just to name a few. But the championships also saw the delightful inclusion of Pachirisu, a Pokémon used by Masters champion Se Jun Park. » 8/18/14 12:30pm 8/18/14 12:30pm

Don't Fall for This Pokémon World Cup Hoax

Yesterday, a tweet from what appeared to be a FIFA World Cup Twitter account said the Japanese soccer team arrived in Brazil in a Pokémon jet. And people fell for it. Lots of people. » 6/12/14 7:00am 6/12/14 7:00am

Japan Is Bringing Pikachu And Pals To The 2014 World Cup

Pikachu and ten other Pokemon are Japan's official mascots the 2014 World Cup in Rio. I bet Domo and Hello Kitty are kicking themselves right now. » 3/15/14 5:00pm 3/15/14 5:00pm

How Players Actually Make Progress in 'Twitch Plays Pokémon'

When more than 80,000 people band together to try to control a single Pokémon trainer via Twitch chat—and then manage to actually make progress—the question that immediately comes to mind is: just how in the world are they accomplishing it? » 2/18/14 3:00pm 2/18/14 3:00pm

Yes, Even NFL Players Can Be Pokémon Nerds

Looks like Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin Jr. got himself a steal. Teammate and All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman knows the score. » 10/22/13 11:00pm 10/22/13 11:00pm

Six Champions Emerge from Pokémon U.S. Nationals

Six champions were crowned in Indianapolis this weekend at the largest ever Pokémon U.S. Nationals ever staged. The winners, and the next three finalists, will all travel to Vancouver, in August, for the 2013 Pokémon World Championships. » 7/07/13 7:30pm 7/07/13 7:30pm