What's GROWING on? A look at Bulbapedia's newest additions from April 2023
Editor Lewtwo has worked tirelessly to provide a comprehensive history for a little company called Game Freak. Be sure to take a look and discover more about what lies beyond the world of Pokémon!
Coming to Terms with the Past
Legendary and Mythical Pokémon have existed since the dawn of time (February 27, 1996), but mankind has not always been consistent with the terms for these rare and elusive Pokémon. Staff member Daniel Carrero has provided us with a detailed history of how the terminology for Legendary and Mythical Pokémon has evolved overtime, so give it a read!
Ten Shops of Paldea
Where's the best place to grab a bite to eat in the Paldea region? Maybe you're looking for a new accessory for your outfit? Well, editor 4iamking has you covered! He's written pages for many of the new shops featured around the region, so check out this category for all your bargain needs, all the way from Aquiesta Supermarket to Zapaldea Footwear!
! You Have 2 Unread Text Messages
Bulbapedia is known for writing deep technical pages about the omnipresent game mechanics that many people never think about. This April, staff member SnorlaxMonster added another entry to our expanding library of such pages. You've probably never wondered about text entry in Pokémon Gold, Silver, and Crystal, but now you can! Jump down the Raboot hole with us and check out Text entry (Generation II).
Something Even Rarer than Shiny
Speaking of technical pages, our Pokérus page received a fresh upgrade thanks to the work of editors Atrius97 and SNBeast! Check out the new infection and spread section to brush up on the recent discoveries surrounding this medical anomaly.
I Want to Play a Game
Editor Soybhan created a user count on April 10th, and immediately jumped right in! There are two mini games at the Joyful Game Corner named Pokémon Jump and Dodrio Berry Picking. Thanks to Soybhan, we know now very detailed information about the scoring and possible rewards for these two topics. We could not be more proud!
Get Schooled with Professor Friede's Pokémon Seminar
If you chose B, you were right! With the help of anime editor QuickJolteon, we have a list detailing the newest anime quiz segment, Professor Friede's Pokémon Seminar! Be sure to take a look!What is needed to intensify Sprigatito's sweet scent?
- A) A battle
- B) A sun bath
- C) A meal
The Story MUST Go On!
Last month we featured one chapter from Illust Story, the series of 52 web based tales from Generation VIII, but this month staff member Maverick Nate created the overview page for the series. Learn more by checking it out!
Pokémon Pun Club: Gorgeous!
We still have a lot to find out about the new manga series, Pokémon Pun Club: Gorgeous!, but based on the title, this new manga published April 13th is sure to be a lot of pun! Thank you editor RafaelGN for getting us started!I'll use my trusty frying pan as a drying pan!
200 New Cards Join the Battle
Our TCG team has created the pages for nearly 200 cards from the Japanese Snow Hazard and Clay Burst expansions! Browse through our Archives for all the Snow Hazard and Clay Burst images, and enjoy the two favorites below, hand picked by TCG editor Anzasquiddles!
We hope you have enjoyed this journey through 10 of the most recent additions to our ever-growing encyclopedia. We'll be back next month to reflect on any and all new contributions we have for the month of May!