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  • Pokemon – 003 – Ash Catches a Pokemon!

    1 CommentsPosted by on June 15, 2010 under Featured, Reviews
    The moon landing, 9/11, and Ash catching his first Pokemon. Moments in television history that beg the question “Where were you when?” This episode chronicles the first Pokemon Ash ever caught. Oh sure it happens in the first 30 seconds of the show, and the Pokemon, Caterpie, was so weak that the blow to the head by the tossed Pokeball was enough to subdue it into said ball, but dammit that’... more.
  • Pokemon – 002 – Pokemon Emergency!

    1 CommentsPosted by on June 5, 2010 under Featured, Reviews
    After the thrilling conclusion to the first episode, it’s time to catch up with Ash and Pikachu, weary from battle. The bike melted by electricity (but Ash suffers only a few patches of dirt on his body – strong kid) Ash rushes to Viridian City, where our next character, Officer Jenny, announces to the whole town that shit is going down. Now it should be mentioned that there is a theory that f... more.
  • Pokemon – 001 – “POKEMON! I choose you!”

    0 CommentsPosted by on June 1, 2010 under Reviews
    So begins our wondrous journey into the world of Pokemon! The series opens with an intense battle that remains more climatic and stylized than the rest of the battles this season. So I hope you got your fill because that’s it for you, glutton. While Ash wishes he could be in the stadium sending out his own Pokemon, he sits and watches the battle unfold on TV, surrounded by Pokemon merchandise ... more.
  • BraveStarr – 29 – Tunnel of Terror

    0 CommentsPosted by on June 1, 2010 under Featured, Reviews
    The episode starts off with a 40 second 'space' intro where you get some asteroids and comets and swirling galaxies, before it moves in past the three suns and on to New Texas. Filmation loves reusing animation, and you'll find this 'intro' again in quite a few later episodes too. Anyway, once that's over, we get BraveStarr atop his trusty steed 30-30, with Judge J.B. and Doc Clayton on turbomules... more.