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‘Pokémon GO’ generation 2 is finally here!

  • Niantic has announced the Pokémon Go Gen 2 update, which brings the Johto starters from the Gen 2 games Gold and Silver, along with new evolutions and more.
  • Chikorita, Cyndaquil and Totodile — better known as the Johto starters — will finally make their Pokémon Go debut.
  • Other non-starter Pokémon include Crobat, Donphan, Hoothoot, Hoppip, Marill, Murkrow and Skarmory.
  • Official artwork for the Pokémon Go Gen 2 release also confirms the addition of new Eevee evolutions Espeon and Umbreon.
  • Overall, we can expect over 80 new Pokémon to join the game.
  • Niantic has re-done the encounter interface too. When engaging a Pokémon, new options will appear in a carousel, offering not just Pokéballs but new berries you can use as well. Read more (2/15/17 8:30 AM)

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  • What she means: There's an unused Arceus event in Pokémon Heart Gold and Soul Silver that involes a place called the Sinjoh Ruins and it shows a freaky montage of real-life pictures and Arceus literally creates one of the Creation Trio out of thin air. It literally takes you to the ruins just to show you its true power. It creates a baby legendary Pokémon before your eyes. It literally gives you a baby legendary dragon the size of a school. What the fuck. Why were the gen 4 games so goddamn cryptic but badass at the same time. You get a baby god as a reward for coming. The fuck