Accusations Of Sexual Predation Shake Pokémon YouTube Community

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Accusations of sexual predation are rocking the Pokémon YouTube community after 12 alleged victims made public statements against four individuals in that scene, including Kyle “TheKingNappy” McNeal, a well-known Pokémon YouTuber with over 500,000 subscribers.

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https://kotaku.com/accusations-of-sexual-predation-shake-pokemon-youtube-c-1833781260

We Recast Detective Pikachu With Patrick Stewart, Ken Jeong, And More Because Why The Hell Not

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Look, Ryan Reynolds is fine. But when we heard last week that Danny DeVito had been considered for the role of one Sir Detective Pikachu in the Pokémon movie, and that the producers of that film are hiding a test reel of DeVito voicing the electric mouse somewhere, the io9 video team was crushed.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/we-recast-detective-pikachu-with-patrick-stewart-ken-j-1833590541

Bewear Just Became One of the Strongest Pokémon Ever

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Unlike in Nintendo’s Pokémon games where legendary Pokémon are so exceedingly rare that most people question whether or not they actually exist, the unique creatures make rather frequent appearances in the franchise’s anime television shows and films, where they’re featured as being integral parts of special stories.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/bewear-just-became-one-of-the-strongest-pokemon-ever-1833582082

Detective Pikachu’s Creative Team Considered Danny DeVito to Star (aka We Could Have Had It All)

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Those of us who’ve been fans of Detective Pikachu since his video game days know that even though Ryan Reynolds is voicing the character in Warner Bros.’ upcoming film adaptation, the assumption was that the electrical crime sleuth was meant to be played by one Danny DeVito. Apparently, the film’s production team…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/detective-pikachus-creative-team-considered-danny-devit-1833402909

The Pokémon of Detective Pikachu, Ranked By Their Horrifying Cuteness

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When it was first announced, not a lot of people thought a live-action Pokémon movie could work. And then the trailers for Detective Pikachu collectively blew our socks off by presenting realistically-rendered monsters that trade anime cartoonishness for a frankly incredible mix of adorableness and sheer terror.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-pokemon-of-detective-pikachu-ranked-by-their-horri-1833044866

One of Pokémon’s New Starters, in the Style of Detective Pikachu

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This week was a big one for Pokémon fans. Not only did a brand new Detective Pikachu trailer give us a Bonnie-Tyler-powered look at the movie’s wild take on the Pokéverse, Nintendo officially revealed the next main games in the beloved franchise, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield. But what if there was some crossover…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/one-of-pokemons-new-starters-in-the-style-of-detective-1832999826

Nintendo Announces Pokémon Sword And Shield For Switch

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Generation eight of Pokémon is officially here, as this morning Nintendo announced Pokémon Sword and Shield, to release this fall on the Switch. The pair of games are three-dimensional and cel-shaded, looking better than any Pokémon we’ve seen before.

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https://kotaku.com/nintendo-announces-pokemon-sword-and-shield-for-switch-1832926330

Detective Pikachu’s Ryan Reynolds Tries to Pass Off Bad Parenting as Method Acting

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Ryan Reynolds announced a new trailer is coming tomorrow for Detective Pikachu, while also taking us inside his super-serious acting process. But it sounds like it was also a way to try and explain to his wife, Blake Lively, why their daughters may not want him to pick them up at school anymore.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/detective-pikachus-ryan-reynolds-tries-to-pass-off-bad-1832869357