Pokemon 25th Anniversary Celebrations Begin With Nostalgic Video and Tease of What's to Come

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January 13, 2021 3:32 PM EST Pokemon turns 25 this year and there is A LOT to get excited about. If you ever wanted to feel old, the fact the Pokemon turns 25 this year is a good place to start. Everybody's favourite Pocket Monsters
Pokemon turns 25 this year and there is A LOT to get excited about.

If you ever wanted to feel old, the fact the Pokemon turns 25 this year is a good place to start. Everybody's favourite Pocket Monsters first graced the world all the way back in 1996. It started with Pocket Monsters: Red and Green hitting the Game Boy in Japan that February. Red and Blue followed later that year in the US and the rest, as they say, was history.

Pokemon has gone on to become the highest-grossing media franchise of all time, making an estimated $100 billion since its inception. The series has spawned a fantastic range of video games, trading cards, anime, merchandise and so, so much more. With the franchise now hitting its half-century, it looks like The Pokemon Company is ready to celebrate. As of today, the company has kicked off its anniversary festivities with a new video and a tease of what's to come.

The video, which is fantastic, celebrates "25 Years of Memories", and looks…
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