Pokémon Presents predictions for August 3

Making predictions about a Pokémon Presents news drop with less than 12 hours until it premieres?! Sure! Specifically, these are predictions about information we may see revealed about the upcoming Nintendo Switch games Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet. Their November 18 release date is quickly approaching, but very little information has actually been revealed for … Read more

Cufant & Copperajah – Origin of Species

In this recurring series, I’ll analyze the origins of Pokémon designs, their culture, and their historical allusions to British culture. Cufant Cufant is a small yet heavy Pokémon based on an elephant. Its name is a combination of “Cu”, the atomic symbol for copper, and “fant” relating to an elephant. Its association with copper is … Read more

Pincurchin – Origin of Species

In this recurring series, I’ll analyze the origins of Pokémon designs, their culture, and their historical allusions to British culture. Pincurchin is an odd Pokémon, as it is an Electric-type that lives in the water. It shares its small, round shape with Pyukumuku, but instead has sharp spines around its body that will glow with … Read more

Looking back at James Turner’s Pokémon designs

On June 9, Game Freak’s first Western Pokémon designer, James Turner, announced his departure from the game studio in order to start one of his own. Many were surprised and saddened by the news, especially after his role as the Art Director for Pokémon Sword and Shield. Today we’re looking back at the designs he … Read more

Pride @PokéJungle 2022

Pride Month is a time for members of the LGBTQ+ community to come together, recognise what makes them beautifully unique and push forward to achieve the equality and respect everyone deserves. If all are seen and accepted as equal, all are stronger.  PokéJungle has and always will be a community where all are welcome. Our … Read more

Indeedee – Origin of Species

In this recurring series, I’ll analyze the origins of Pokémon designs, their culture, and their historical allusions to British culture. Today, we’re looking at the new Gen VIII Pokémon Indeedee. Indeedee Indeedee is the Emotion Pokémon, a Psychic and Normal-type that is the seen in every Pokémon Center in Galar. They are the regional cleric. … Read more