Today is Pokémon Day, the annual celebration of all our wonderful memories of the world of pocket monsters.
Twenty-two years ago today, Pokémon Red and Green came to the Game Boy for the first time, triggering an obsession that would span decades, age groups, and continents. The game title shows no sign of slowing down, even now, and whispers of a game for the Switch are keeping the spirit alive.
In honour of this momentous day, I thought I’d take the time and regale you of one girl’s first memory of Pokémon. So stay a while, and listen. Continue reading “The Tale of Tiny Erin’s First Pokémon Cards”