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

Starter Showdown: Clash – Hoenn Hubbub 

It’s been a while and what a crazy last couple of months we’ve had! We’ve seen the start of a new Pokémon generation and tons of other news, but now we’re happy to be back with the next round of Starter Showdown: Clash! Sinnoh Slam Results Back in February, we held the Sinnoh Slam voting … Read more

Catching Pokémon for a good cause… participants welcome!

Want to help catch Pokémon and participate in ending childhood cancer? Check out the details below about this upcoming opportunity to help St. Baldrick’s Foundation! The event is taking place April 24 through April 30 and you can read more in their press release below, with some minor edits added. What is the ‘Catch a … Read more