The Old Man Glitch/Missingno Cheat Explained In Depth

It’s where I got the name for this site. I’ve always been fascinated by the Old Man Glitch but never known exactly how it works. Thanks to Scrumpy, you can discover the wonders of the glitch too. In a nutshell, it involves game data stored incorrectly using your trainer name. Different names conjure different OP […]

My Personal History In The Pokémon World

This article was inspired by MAGNEDETH, former Editor-in-Chief of Bulbapedia. I’ve been playing this wild and wonderful game since 1998 and I’ve enjoyed the ride. I’ve decided to split things into each Gen with my thoughts and experiences for each. Gen 1 The generation that started it all. I got Pokémon Blue for my birthday […]

Team Rocket Return With Super Villain Friends in Ultra Sun & Moon

I like to think of myself as a good guy but I’ve always liked Team Rocket. They might be the epitome of capitalism (which I don’t like) but Jessie, James, and Meowth are comical and Giovanni is cool if not naïve to trust any of his workers. In the anime, they are foiled in every single […]

The Godliest Paras of All Time

Everyone knows Paras is one of the weakest Pokémon out there. In the anime, it was so weak Ash had to ask his Charmeleon to let it win in The Problem with Paras (and it famously ignored his request). So you wouldn’t expect one to beat a Totodile, right? Well, that actually happened. During Gunnermaniac3‘s […]

My Top 10 Pokémon Of All Time

No Pokémon blog would be complete without an all-time favourite list. I will be doing a few of these Top 10s to give an idea of what I like and what to expect. I’m gonna be controversial and say I’m a bit of a Genwunner. Truth be told, I’m a Gentwoer. That doesn’t mean I hate […]

My Johto Nuzlocke #1 – New Bark Embarkment

I always said I’d never do a Nuzlocke run. Then I started watching other people do it and bit the bullet. In the early hours of this morning, I completed my first ever run on Pokémon Blue. The sense of achievement was almost overwhelming. And I wanted more. That’s why I’m here with a new […]