Showing posts from June, 2018

Pokémon Let's GO - Unveiling the Cranky Old People in the Community

This week has been a pretty tumultuous one if you are a Pokémon fan. So much so that it has finally spurred me to write a pokémon blog after months of finding reasons not to. Earlier this year leaks began surfacing about Pokémon Let's GO Pikachu and Pokémon Let's GO Eevee (PLG). When the leaks began to trickle out that Pikachu and Eevee would be starters, that the region would be Kanto, and that it would the generation VIII series of games, I was skeptical. More over, I was upset. Despite the rumors suggesting that Kanto would be different, set in the future or whatever, I still felt it wasn't enough. I honestly have no drive to go to a region I've already been to, and start with pokémon I already have, in a new generation. If something is a new generation, I want it to be genuinely new. I also liked to often point out that I wouldn't understand why ANYONE would chose Pikachu as a starter over Eevee. Yes, Pikachu is the cute mascot, but Eevee is just better... like