Tagged With Pokémon


Titles such as Puyo Puyo Tetris and Street Fighter X Tekken prove that bringing two successful franchises together can yield a match made in heaven. But every now and then two brazenly different intellectual properties form an unholy union that manages to get things right.


Day one of the Pokemon World Championships was a bloodbath where more than 100 of the world's best players duked it out for a chance to compete with the season's best competitors in the second phase of the tournament. And even though the Video Game Championship series is a solo affair, one tightknit group of players rode the same wave to success built on the back of a team featuring Raichu's new Alolan form.


Over the years, Pokemon have been sorted, categorised, graphed and charted in hundreds of ways. If no previous attempts have satisfied your need for order, then this Pokemon "tree of life" might help you make sense of the franchise's curious selection of fauna.