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Pokemon franchise far from over; 1 million copies of new game sold in five days

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A lot of people seem to think that Pokemon was just a fad, as was Brittney Spear's music. However, judging by the sales figures of Pokemon Diamond/Pearl, it is obvious that Pokemon is far from dead. One million copies of Pokemon Diamond/Pearl have been sold in little less than five days. This is apparently a "faster rate than any previous Pokemon games since the franchise's U.S. introduction". These sales are partially in thanks to the gigantic sales of the Nintendo DS.

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haha it was number 1 on GameSpot so i looked at the forum and it had 350+ topics
 

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I guess you gotta catch them all after all.
 

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i wish Nintendo made pc games.
 
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i want a 2d mario for pc
 

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ahhh the good old days of pokemon
 

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FFS will pokemon just die already? I still hate it.. and in fact I only liked it when there was a game on cnet where you could kill all the different pokemon with tanks an stuff :D
 

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PIKAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA CHU!!!!!!!

Ok, I seriously hate pokemon and those who like it. ALL POKEMON SHOULD DIE!!!
 

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W00t! who wants to form a pikachu killing gang? :D
 
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Imagine a Pokemon MMO like WOW (or whatever genre it is)..
Everyone is either a trainer, breeder, etc trying to catch pokemon and going to gyms competing for badges, medals, ribbons, etc. Then go to cities and small towns to find people to forum a clan and compete against each other because you don't like them, etc. And, whatever else they do in Pokemon land. You would either be a good trainer/breeder or a evil trainer/breeder (Team Rocket of sorts). I beat you could get people to pay a $5 monthly fee for that MMO online! But I would give them the first 6 months free to allow them time to level up their pokemon. Then make them pay for it from then on!
 
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Imagine a Pokemon MMO like WOW (or whatever genre it is)..
Everyone is either a trainer, breeder, etc trying to catch pokemon and going to gyms competing for badges, medals, ribbons, etc. Then go to cities and small towns to find people to forum a clan and compete against either other because you don't like them, etc. And, whatever else they do in Pokemon land.
there is one sorta like it but it's 2d and on a page :roll: :roll:
A 3d version can be awesome :)
 

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I don't really like the Pokemon anime, but the RPGs for the GB, GBA... were awesome imho. Really good RPGs, had a lot of fun playing some of them. :)