dark        

Pokemon Go further mines nostalgia with Misty and Brock outfits

0

For coins, of course

Pokemon Go is no stranger when it comes to using any advantage it can to win over new fans, and that includes taking the anime for all its worth. As of today new outfits are in tow (which are roughly 300 coins), clearly inspired by the likes of Brock and Misty from the Pokemon anime without actually coming out and saying it.

It's a really strange in-between, this game. Sure you can have the full Pokemon designs and there was even a video with the Go-professor and Oak hanging out (kinda); but there's this unspoken understanding that Game Freak and Nintendo's works are separate. Why didn't they just say "Brock and Misty enter the world of Pokemon Go" instead of slyly hinting at it? Also where are Misty's suspenders?!

Either way these are a thing now if you still play Go (which many people do worldwide, even if the US user base shrunk in the past few years).

You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 

 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Chris Carter
Chris CarterReviews Director, Co-EIC   gamer profile

Chris has been enjoying Destructoid avidly since 2008. He finally decided to take the next step, make an account, and start blogging in January of 2009. Now, he's staff! ------------------- T... more + disclosures


 


 


Also on Destructoid: Pokemon Go   (246)   From our database:

  • Pokemon Go's June community day is all about the lazy Slakoth - Chris Carter
  • Get your own Detective Pikachu in Pokemon Go's latest event - Peter Glagowski
  • Worldwide Pokemon GO players bag up 145 tons of trash for Earth Day - Chris Moyse
  • Pokemon Go introduces Diamond and Pearl's three legendary lake creatures - Peter Glagowski
  • Pokemon Go is bringing the 'Legendary Lunch Hour' event back this week - Chris Carter
  • Pokemon Go is holding a massive 'Summer Tour' event this year - Chris Carter
  • Pokemon Go wants to dominate your lunch hour - Brett Makedonski
  • Pokemon Go will let players swap teams but it'll cost time or money - Jordan Devore
  • Pokemon Go has unleashed shiny Meltan - Jordan Devore
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #mobile #niantic #Nintendo #Pokemon #Pokemon Go

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •