Meet The People Who Are Pokémon Gym Leaders In Real Life

Every Pokémon journey has the same goal: become strong enough to take on and defeat gym leaders, Pokémon's version of boss battles. What if you could actually fight your way through a real Pokemon league? And what if this League was actually better than the ones found in the games? » 8/21/14 5:09pm 8/21/14 5:09pm

Mega Slowbro Leaks, Is The Best Mega Pokémon

According to Pokémon news website Serebii, earlier today the official Korean Pokémon website uploaded pictures of two surprising mega Pokémon: Mega Slowbro, and Mega Audino (pictured above). While the images are no longer on the Korean website, the internet was quick to save the pictures—and have taken to social… » 8/12/14 3:23pm 8/12/14 3:23pm

Pokemon is a Science Fiction Franchise


When you think of science fiction and video games, there are a few obvious titles which jump out, Halo, Mass Effect, Half-Life, or Fallout being just a few examples. There is, however, an extremely famous series of JRPGs, which I would argue have a ton of science fiction influences, most of which have somehow flown… » 3/06/14 1:40pm 3/06/14 1:40pm

This Week: Pixar comes to TV. Plus The CW's answer to Game of Thrones!

Check out our spoiler-free review of Toy Story of Terror, the first ever Pixar special, below. Also, The CW tries to capture some Game of Thrones magic. Mythbusters looks at The Walking Dead. PBS explains the history of superheroes, plus there's a brand new superhero show. Check out tons of clips and details for this… » 10/14/13 9:00am 10/14/13 9:00am

Pokémon is the Latest Casualty of the Government Shutdown

In America, we're 12 days into our government shutdown, and apparently everyone is cool doing without frilly things like benefits to military survivors or food inspections, because assigning blame for this stupid temper tantrum is terribly uncivil. But we draw the line when it affects our right to bear Pokémon, right?! » 10/12/13 7:29pm 10/12/13 7:29pm