I remember I was watching the news in my country(not USA). So suddenly after politics they say that there is a new video game in Japan that has everyone going crazy. They show footage of it and it was Pokemon stadium and Charizard fighting Blastoise. I remember saying< This is what Japan kids are going crazy for? A turtle with cannons? At least the Fire dragon looks cool> After a few months I bought Pokemon Red because of that dragon and everyone around me having it and saying that it was an amazing game and I never looked back. --- GameFaqs is NOT the place to go for relationship advice.Nobody here gets any action unless it is their right or left hand.Including me.~Dawn and Dusk~
#2bluesaltPosted 9/7/2013 11:14:02 AM
Nintendo Power! --- It's not mean if it's hilarious
#3javel34Posted 9/7/2013 11:14:49 AM
Lol dragon. --- Black 2 FC: 3569 1730 6208 She would return every so often. Her lips tasted like tragedy, but he could never forget her. How could he when she was always near?
#4Duskull24Posted 9/7/2013 11:16:25 AM
How did you see Reshiram in Pokemon Stadium? --- Not changing this sig until Gamefreak brings back the Trick Master. Started 9-19-10
#5EmptyStar12Posted 9/7/2013 11:18:00 AM(edited)
I'm pretty sure I was with my parents at a computer store and on the top of one of the shelves were the guide books for Red and Blue:
and then the anime came out, and everyone on the playground was playing Pokemon and stuff, and collecting cards, etc. --- BW FC: 5071 3224 4419.
#6TruePowerSeekerPosted 9/7/2013 11:17:29 AM
Back in 1996 my cousin had gotten this new game from Japan, pokemon green. It looked like fun and I just randomly hit buttons to make things happen. A couple years later it came to America as Red and Blue and my parents got me Blue. --- http://tinyurl.com/ck8fqvn http://tinyurl.com/kwzh647
#7Great_ReapettePosted 9/7/2013 11:17:44 AM
and I was like WOAHHHHHHH COOL FIRE DRAGON
And then your dreams were crushed when you found out it wasn't a dragon --- Build a man a fire, keep him warm for a day. Set a man on fire, keep him warm for the rest of his life.
#8OfficialAce-KunPosted 9/7/2013 11:18:04 AM
Watching cousin play Emerald --- Men are like cows, if you don't mlik them they explode.
#9mada7Posted 9/7/2013 11:19:14 AM
Not totally sure because it was so long ago but if I had to guess it was from a commercial for the cartoon and only found out later it was actually a game first --- Wall-Mart the place you go when you just got to meat a true moron -Lord of Phendrana Pokemon Black FC = 3396 8733 5419
#10arvilinoPosted 9/7/2013 11:20:08 AM
If I remember my Mam bought the the game(Pokémon Red for me and my Sister got Pokémon Blue), no previous hype or sources really I don't even think I asked for it. --- "The fact of the matter is that we've been here constantly. We've been betraying peoples expectations, in a good way, for a long time."