Archive | fads

Yu-Gi-Oh! Collection Auctioned As Revenge On Cheating Husband, Apparently

Recently on Yahoo! Auctions Japan, a seller posted images of unopened Yu-Gi-Oh! cards, writing the following: “This is the first time I’ve sold something (here). I’m putting up my husband’s collection as revenge for getting cheated on.”Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

Continue Reading

The New Mega Construx Pokémon Sets Are the Stress Relief I Need

When I was young, there were two specific things I liked. The first was Pokémon, naturally. As a child of the 90s, it was simply inescapable. I wanted any piece of Pokémon merch I could find, no matter what it was. To this day, I’ll remember an obscure toy I had and think, “Wait, why […]

Continue Reading

The New Mega Construx Pokémon Sets Are the Stress Relief I Need

When I was young, there were two specific things I liked. The first was Pokémon, naturally. As a child of the 90s, it was simply inescapable. I wanted any piece of Pokémon merch I could find, no matter what it was. To this day, I’ll remember an obscure toy I had and think, “Wait, why […]

Continue Reading

Pokémon’s Intro, Remade With Stock Footage

Pokémon’s status as a worldwide phenomenon means that you can break it down to its essential parts and folks will still recognize what you’re referencing. You show somebody an electric rat and, nine times out of ten, they’ll understand you’re talking about Pikachu. But can the franchise survive being filtered through… Read more…

Continue Reading

Welcome To Backlog Month

April’s pretty thin as far as new game releases go. So we at Kotaku are taking the moment to focus on something shared among every gamer: a backlog. You could call it a month…about backlogs…surely there’s some sort of cutesy phrase we could use? Aha! Backlog Month!Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

Continue Reading

Pokémon Gets Me Through It

In the Pokémon universe, it’s customary for small children to receive a beast capable of leveling cities before leaving the comforts of home to embark on an arduous journey across varying regions. During their travels, they stop organized crime rings, topple champions with years of experience, and even capture deities…Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

Continue Reading

Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2021 Is Canceled Due To Covid-19

Konami has canceled the Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2021. This isn’t a first. The event was also canceled last year.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

Continue Reading

Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2021 Is Canceled Due To Covid-19

Konami has canceled the Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2021. This isn’t a first. The event was also canceled last year.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

Continue Reading

Fortnite Looks Better On Switch Now

Fortnite got a “performance and resolution boost” on Switch yesterday, developer Epic announced. The game should now look and run better, and the file size is smaller too.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

Continue Reading

Another Charizard Card Sells For Over $300,000

Pokémon cards have been having a bit of a boom lately, and nowhere is that more obvious than in auctions for the holographic Charizard card that acted as the base set’s crown jewel in 1999. A third card featuring the fire lizard recently sold for over $300,000.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

Continue Reading

Rivian Is Coming To Brooklyn

Rivian, the electric truck startup backed by Amazon and Ford, said Monday that it would open a showroom in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, a neighborhood that hasn’t been remotely cool in at least a decade but also a neighborhood that real estate developers are eager to milk for every last bit of cachet.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

Continue Reading

Rivian Is Coming To Brooklyn

Rivian, the electric truck startup backed by Amazon and Ford, said Monday that it would open a showroom in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, a neighborhood that hasn’t been remotely cool in at least a decade but also a neighborhood that real estate developers are eager to milk for every last bit of cachet.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

Continue Reading

Peeled Pokémon Are Disturbing, But I Can’t Stop Looking

Nothing really prepares you for stumbling upon a Lopunny that has had parts of its fur and flesh peeled off it, leaving a smooth monstrosity. And yet, that happened to me one day on Twitter. Now I can’t stop looking at all the other peeled Pokémon.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

Continue Reading

Pokemon Go’s Eggs Aren’t Lootboxes, They’re Fun Presents

Pokémon Go developer Niantic is testing a feature that lets players see what might be inside the game’s eggs before they walk the many miles to hatch them. It appears this is a response to the argument that the game’s eggs are akin to lootboxes. There is an awful lot that could be better about […]

Continue Reading

Why Pokémon Cards Continue To Endure 25 Years Later

Top Product: Pokémon 11 Card Lot 1st Edition + Rare Included | $30 | eBayRead more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

Continue Reading

Designed by OhhWord Media