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Guy Tattoos Misshapen Pokémon On Himself, Achieves Meme Superstardom

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 04.16.2015 | Weird News

A photo showing what appears to be a tragically botched Pokémon tattoo has sparked the Internet's collective creativity and birthed a bizarre meme. ...

Inside Tokyo's Cutest Theme Restaurants and Shops

La Carmina | Posted 03.31.2015 | Travel
La Carmina

If there was an award for "cutest city on Earth," it would go to the birthplace of Hello Kitty: Tokyo, Japan. Every time I visit, I discover yet another store or cafe where you can interact with round, big-eyed characters.

Inside the Mind of Toy Company TOMY's Chief Marketing Officer, Willie Wilkov - Part I

Ilana Rapp | Posted 03.25.2015 | Business
Ilana Rapp

I had the opportunity to have an in-depth conversation about Willie's life, how the toy marketing world works and how TOMY fits into this crazy world of fun.

Nintendo Games Are Coming To Your Phone, But Don't Get Too Excited

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 03.17.2015 | Technology

Nintendo's plan to bring games to your iPhone might end up being the worst.

How Toy Company TOMY International Makes the World Smile - Part III

Ilana Rapp | Posted 04.15.2015 | Business
Ilana Rapp

In Part II, TOMY's CMO, Willie Wilkov, gave us some valuable insight into what it's like to market toys. In this piece, we learn about the actual structure of TOMY International.

The Toy Business Isn't a Game, says Willie Wilkov, TOMY's Chief Marketing Officer - Part II

Ilana Rapp | Posted 04.13.2015 | Business
Ilana Rapp

In Part I, we got to delve into the mind of TOMY's CMO, Willie Wilkov. In this piece, Willie gives us some valuable insight into what it's like to market toys.

Taking Control: Top R/C Toys Families Will Love

Laurie Schacht | Posted 02.18.2015 | Parents
Laurie Schacht

You know how the saying goes: If you love something, set it free, and if it comes back to you -- it's yours. If it doesn't come back, then you need to practice your flying skills -- at least if you're dealing with a remote control (R/C) toy.

Man Dressed As Pokemon Jumps White House Fence

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 09.11.2014 | Politics

The White House was placed on a temporary lockdown on Thursday after a man tried to jump the fence, according to several reporters at the scene. Th...

Watch The Pokémon World Championship Finals!

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 08.18.2014 | Weird News

We haven't been this excited about Pokémon since we traded a Bulbasaur for a first-edition Charizard with that naive little kid at recess. UPDATE:...

Pop-Up Tokyo Restaurant Serves Food Shaped Like Pikachu

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 07.28.2014 | Taste

Gotta eat 'em all!

Google Mailed Its 'Pokémon Masters' Adorable Little Packages

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 06.16.2014 | Technology

On April Fools' Day 2014, Google Maps was taken over by Pokémon. The company challenged the world to search through its Google Maps app to find a...

POKEMON IS BACK

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 05.07.2014 | Technology

Amid more disappointing reports of Wii U sales, Nintendo released some exciting news for its popular 3DS line of handhelds. "Pokémon Ruby" and "P...

Nintendo Is Really Going Downhill

AP | YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 05.07.2014 | Technology

TOKYO (AP) — Nintendo Co. sank to a loss for the fiscal year ended March as sales of its Wii U game machine continued to lag, but the Japanese manuf...

Hear The 'Pokemon' Theme Song Performed As A Soulful Slow Jam

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 04.20.2014 | Entertainment

Amongst a multitude of media over the years, there is one entity spanning almost two decades that has united generations in a single cause: Gotta catc...

Google's First April Fools' Prank Is Preeeeetty Good

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.03.2014 | Technology

Google is starting April Fools' Day a bit early this year. The company's maps division announced in a video published on Monday, Mar. 31, that it...

One Of The Coolest Things I've Seen On The Internet (Involving Pokémon)

Murray Rosenbaum | Posted 05.27.2014 | Teen
Murray Rosenbaum

The Internet has become the most unpredictable collective being. One of the most recent creations is extremely interesting. It involves a live-streaming channel, Pokémon and a LOT of people.

Catch All The 'Pokemon' On Netflix

Posted 02.27.2014 | TV

Gotta catch 'em all! Break out your badges and your trusty Pokedex, Pokemon is headed for Netflix! If you've missed watching Pokemon trainer Ash...

Look Through The Eyes Of A Pokémon Trainer With Oculus Rift

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 02.25.2014 | Technology

Tired of working with thousands of others to become a Pokemon Master on Twitch Plays Pokémon? Well, Oculus Rift wants to take the reins. A beta v...

These 20 Pokemon Will Make You Think Twice Before Trying To Catch 'Em All

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 02.24.2014 | Technology

The release of Pokemon X and Y in October 2013 introduced 70 new Pokemon, bringing the known total of Pokemon in the Pokedex to 719. That's a lot of c...

Most Epic Game Of Pokemon Just Got Even More Epic

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 02.18.2014 | Technology

Remember that epic Pokémon livestream-turned-game called Twitch Plays Pokémon we told you about Friday? Well, while you were enjoying your "House of...

The Most Epic Game Of 'Pokemon' Is Happening Right Now

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 02.18.2014 | Technology

We all want to be the very best, like no one ever was, don't we? Well, as we speak, thousands of players are simultaneously trying to catch 'em all in...

The Surprising Cultural Stamina Of Pokemon

Turnstyle | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
Turnstyle

By Noah J. Nelson (@noahjnelson) Fifteen years ago, pocket-sized characters known as Pokemon arrived on American shores from Japan. The cute creature...

See the New Pokémon X and Y Starters Photographed as Sexy Human Poolboys! (PHOTOS)

Matt Baume | Posted 12.16.2013 | Gay Voices
Matt Baume

I cast my friends in roles inspired by the new starters: giddy, enthusiastic Chespin; sly, intense Fennekin; and sultry, mysterious Froakie. Add a trainer to keep them all on point, and we had all the ingredients for a sexy poolside photo shoot.

WATCH: Pokemon And Dubstep Together At Last!

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 10.01.2013 | Entertainment

If you grew up watching a certain cartoon and worldwide phenomenon and have a passion for electronic dance music, then the moment you had no idea you ...

Nintendo Visionary Dies

AP | YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 11.19.2013 | Technology

TOKYO — Hiroshi Yamauchi, who ran Nintendo for more than 50 years and led the Japanese company's transition from traditional playing-card maker ...