Josh tried out structure and wrote notes for this episode, and by wrote, it means copied if off the internet. On the website notes will be included!
 
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Origin:
 

 

Pokémon (ポケモン Pokemon?/ˈpkˌmɒn/ poh-kay-mon)[1][2] is a media franchise owned by The Pokémon Company,[3] and created by Satoshi Tajiri in 1995.[4] It is centered on fictional creatures called “Pokémon”, which humans known as Pokémon Trainers catch and train to battle each other for sport.\

 

The franchise began as a pair of video games for the original Game Boy, developed by Game Freak and published by Nintendo. The franchise now spans video games, trading card games, animated television shows and movies, comic books, and toys. Pokémon is the second-most successful and lucrative video game-based media franchise in the world, behind only Nintendo’s Mario franchise.[5]
 
 
Manga Vs Anime
Anime – The story follows a young trainer named Ash Ketchum from Pallet Town. Arriving late to the ceremony of young trainers leaving Pallet to start their journey, he is unable to receive one of the three starter Pokémon. Because of this, he receives a wild and disobedient Pikachu. After overcoming trial and error during an attack from a flock of Spearow, the two become friends and travel the Kanto region as Ash tries to become a Pokémon master. Upon traveling, they become friends with the Pewter City gym leader, Brock, and the Cerulean City gym leader, Misty. This trio is constantly met with annoying challenges from the goofy villains of Team Rocket, but never fail to send them “blasting off again!” Eventually, Ash would go on to defeat all of the gym leaders in Kanto but fail to win the Pokémon League tournament. Ash would go on to challenge many other regions following the same formula for years to come.
 
Manga – The story also follows a young trainer from the town of Pallet. However, much like his video game counterpart, he is known simply as Red. With Red already being a pretty decent trainer, he knows how to catch Pokémon. In addition, he has a pretty powerful Poliwhirl to start off with. Much like the games, Red battles the evil terrorist group, Team Rocket, who will stop at nothing to capture legendary Pokémon. Throughout the manga, he finds himself in confrontations or defending Pokémon like Mew, Mewtwo, and the legendary bird trio. In the end, Red and his rivals defeat Team Rocket on their path to the league. Red also bests his rival, Blue, and is recognized as the league champion. Red’s role throughout the later arcs would change, but he always remains a constant in the Pokémon Adventures series, even if he wasn’t the focus of the story.
 
Movies (Japanese Release Dates):
  1. Pokémon: The First Movie—Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998)
  2. Pokémon: The Movie 2000—The Power of One (1999)
  3. Pokémon 3: The Movie—Spell of the Unown (2000)
  4. Pokémon 4Ever—Celebi: Voice of the Forest (2001)
  5. Pokémon Heroes (2002)
  6. Pokémon: Jirachi Wish Maker (2003)
  7. Pokémon: Destiny Deoxys (2004)
  8. Pokémon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew (2005)
  9. Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea (2006)
  10. Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai (2007)
  11. Pokémon: Giratina and the Sky Warrior (2008)
  12. Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life (2009)
  13. Pokémon: Zoroark: Master of Illusions (2010)
  14. Pokémon the Movie: Black—Victini and Reshiram &
    Pokémon the Movie: White—Victini and Zekrom
     (2011)
  15. Pokémon the Movie: Kyurem vs. the Sword of Justice (2012)
  16. Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened (2013)
  17. Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction (2014)
  18. Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages (2015)
Lot of bombs get dropped this episode. “Haven’t seen ____”, “Didn’t play ____” and “Can’t swim?”.
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Our adventure starts with Monedo, a sage in need of heroes to save the village of Wolford. Belai the Malign is attacking it.
Veronica plays a human ranger, followed by her trusty Minotaur, Minnie.
Mike is a dwarf paladin, that praises the King Under The Mountain.
Josh is the pixie necromancer, that likes to ride his subjects.
They have to see past their differences to overcome the battle ahead.
Can they defeat the Ork in the Shiny armour?
Spoiler: They kinda do?
We welcome our first guest to the new format, Veronica!
You be be just as cool as her! Get on the show with us!
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We spit out about the X Men. And all things X.
Who thinks Wolverine is all that? Apparently everyone.
Josh relishes in his prediction of Fantastic 4 being garbage.
Bad movies make hilarious references.
And then great Mythbuster episodes.
Apoc-A-Lypse.
Mike knows the next X Men movie won’t go as far as he has read in comics.
Alan brings up the interesting series Old Man Logan.
Josh questions how Wolverine has never crushed any of his lovers with his adamantium skeleton.
Veronica talks about how awesome Prof. X is. And how character duality is the most interesting to her.
Mike likes Cable, because he is like Matrix from Reboot.
Josh determines that Wolverine’s claws would make great spear tips, which Alan relates to a sword from the Souls games.
Josh also adds that Magneto is his favourite.
Alan’s X-Men bro sauce is all over the Gambit.
And why not some Thor history.
And we do our usual thing to bring the episode to a close with Veronica.