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Forgotten 'Mons: Unleashing the Merchandise Potential of Overlooked Pokémon!

Attention, Pokémon enthusiasts! It's time to shed light on the unsung heroes of the Pokémon world—the 'Mons that have been left in the shadows while P...

Nancy Ing Jan 29, 2024
Forgotten 'Mons: Unleashing the Merchandise Potential of Overlooked Pokémon!

Attention, Pokémon enthusiasts! It's time to shed light on the unsung heroes of the Pokémon world—the 'Mons that have been left in the shadows while Pikachu hogs the spotlight. With over 1000 unique Pokémon to choose from, it's high time we give some love to those criminally underlooked creatures that have captured the hearts of dedicated fans worldwide.

Sure, we all know about the Charmander line and the iconic Pikachu, but did you know that even the likes of Trubbish have their own fanbase? That's right, each and every Pokémon has at least one die-hard supporter who believes it deserves more recognition. It's time to hear their plea!

In the vast Pokémon universe, some 'Mons have soared to new heights of popularity. Pikachu, Gengar, Lucario, Greninja, and Dragonite are just a few examples of the beloved creatures that have conquered the hearts of trainers across the globe. As a result, they receive all the glory and merchandise—plushies, clothes, you name it—while the less fortunate Pokémon are left in the dust.

But fear not, dear fans, for a brave soul on the Pokémon Reddit has come forth to champion the cause of the forgotten 'Mons. The call was heard, and the underappreciated creatures finally received the love and attention they deserve.

"GOLURK. Honestly, most of the ghost types that aren't Mimikyu and Gengar need way more love. But Golurk is such a cool dude, he's basically a mecha. He deserves way more recognition overall," exclaimed one passionate trainer. And they're right! Just imagine the epic Golurk action figures and sleek Golurk-themed clothing that could grace the shelves!

But the cries for recognition didn't stop there. "Cradily deserves way more than it is getting," another devoted fan proclaimed. And who could disagree? Cradily's unique design and intriguing backstory make it a perfect candidate for some well-deserved merchandise.

The list goes on! "Malamar. The only things I've seen were a little finger puppet I bought off eBay a year ago, and a keychain on the Pokémon Center website," lamented a true squid enjoyer. And they're not alone in their desire for more merchandise—Luxray and Stufful fans echoed the sentiment, yearning for the chance to proudly display their favorite Pokémon on plushies, clothing, and more.

But let's not forget the adorable Combee! "They're freaking cute af," declared one bee Pokémon enthusiast. "Imagine Combee earrings. Oh, and we need more Beedrill merch, too. And more Dragonair. The bracelet is cool, but the plushies look pretty bad, IMO." Indeed, the possibilities are endless when it comes to capturing the charm of these overlooked Pokémon in merchandise form.

Now, we must address the elephant—or rather, the Porygon—in the room. While there were a few brave souls who dared to ask for more Porygon merchandise, it seems unlikely to happen due to its dark history with the franchise. Alas, the wounds of the infamous "Porygon Incident" from the anime have yet to fully heal. But fear not, Porygon fans, for hope springs eternal. Perhaps one day, Porygon will receive the love and recognition it deserves.

Even if The Pokémon Company isn't willing to create merchandise for every single Pokémon out there, we can still find solace in the creativity of fan creators. With custom-made items, dedicated fans of 'Mons like Dunsparce can indulge in all the gear they desire.

So, let's rally together, fellow trainers, and give a thunderous applause to the forgotten 'Mons! Let your voices be heard, let your passion ignite the flames of change. It's time to break free from the Pikachu-centric merchandise and explore the untapped potential of these underappreciated creatures. Together, we shall celebrate the diversity and richness of the Pokémon world, one merchandise item at a time!