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The franchise was created by Satoshi Tajiri in 1995, and is centered on fictional creatures called "Pokémon". Pokémon Trainers catch and train Pokémon to battle other Pokémon for sport. There are currently 898 Pokémon species. The franchise began with Pocket Monsters: Red and Green (AKA Pokémon Red and Blue), a pair of video games published by Nintendo in February 1996. The franchise then adapted into various different media. Games, shows and other works within the franchise are set in the Pokémon universe.


The original video game series is the second-best-selling video game franchise with more than 380 million copies sold and one billion mobile downloads, and it spawned an anime television series with over 20 seasons and 1,000 episodes in 169 countries. In addition, the Pokémon franchise includes the world's top-selling toy brand, the top-selling trading card game, an anime film series, a live-action film, books, manga comics, music, merchandise, and a temporary theme park.


Kanto, Johto, Hoenn, Sinnoh, Unova, Kalos, Alola, and Galar are the eight main regions featured in the main series games. Each of the main series' eight generations focuses on a different area. Every area has a number of cities and towns that the player must visit in order to conquer a variety of various difficulties like as Gyms, Contests, and villain teams. The player can locate many varieties of Pokémon, as well as useful objects and personalities, in various spots throughout each region.


The main Pokémon video games and their spin-offs, the anime, manga, and trading card game are all updated with new properties each time a generation begins. Any new Pokémon, characters, and gameplay concepts, that sequel to the previous video game is considered the start of a new generation of the franchise.


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Do Pokemon moves change when they are transferred with Pokemon Home?

Do Pokemon moves change when they are transferred with Pokemon Home?

How to complete Challenges in Pokemon Home
How to complete Challenges in Pokemon Home

How to complete Challenges in Pokemon Home

Can Tympole be shiny in Pokemon GO?
Can Tympole be shiny in Pokemon GO?

Can Tympole be shiny in Pokemon GO?

Bonsly Pokemon Generation 9 model supposedly leaks
Bonsly Pokemon Generation 9 model supposedly leaks

Bonsly Pokemon Generation 9 model supposedly leaks

How to catch and evolve Tympole in Pokemon GO
How to catch and evolve Tympole in Pokemon GO

How to catch and evolve Tympole in Pokemon GO

When will Espeon release in Pokemon Unite?
When will Espeon release in Pokemon Unite?

When will Espeon release in Pokemon Unite?

What are Strange Balls in Pokemon GO?
What are Strange Balls in Pokemon GO?

What are Strange Balls in Pokemon GO?

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How to catch a Shiny Binacle in Pokemon GO

How to catch a Shiny Binacle in Pokemon GO

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How do Effort Levels work in Pokemon Home in Legends: Arceus?

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Pokemon GO: All Water Festival 2022 Field Research tasks and rewards

Pokemon GO: All Water Festival 2022 Field Research tasks and rewards

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Can you catch a shiny Goldeen in Pokemon GO?

Can you catch a shiny Goldeen in Pokemon GO?

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When should fans expect the 2.0 update for Pokemon Home?

When should fans expect the 2.0 update for Pokemon Home?

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Can you catch a shiny Binacle in Pokemon GO?

Can you catch a shiny Binacle in Pokemon GO?

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How to catch Lapras wearing a scarf in Pokemon GO

How to catch Lapras wearing a scarf in Pokemon GO

Can you catch a shiny Lapras wearing a scarf in Pokemon Go?
Can you catch a shiny Lapras wearing a scarf in Pokemon Go?

Can you catch a shiny Lapras wearing a scarf in Pokemon Go?

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How to evolve Dewpider into Araquanid in Pokemon Go

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How to catch Dewpider in Pokemon GO

How to catch Dewpider in Pokemon GO

The best moveset for Araquanid in Pokemon Go
The best moveset for Araquanid in Pokemon Go

The best moveset for Araquanid in Pokemon Go

Pokemon HOME coming to Legends: Arceus and Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
Pokemon HOME coming to Legends: Arceus and Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Pokemon HOME coming to Legends: Arceus and Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

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