Brandon & Josh’s New Pokémon Rundown, Pt. 1

December 9, 2010

Second-ever JKP video, hot of the grill!

This is part one of a series in which Josh and myself take a long, detailed look at the 156 new Pokémon featured in the newest installments, Black and White, which are slated to hit American shores in Q2 2011. Gamefreak is changing things up for this new generation of pocket monsters: only brand-new pokémon will be available during your first full playthrough. That means no pikachus, bidoofs, or mudkips until you beat the Elite Four. That said, these have to be some pretty amazing new characters to follow that surprising design decision… or do they?

Also, worthy of note: since editing started on this video, Nintendo has officially announced the American names of the three starter pokemon: Snivy, Tepig, and Oshawott. (“Oshawott?” What?)

Took a bit longer to finish editing this than I expected (try three months), but the other installments should take far less time. Stay tuned, we have a hundred some-odd critters left to go!

Comments, criticisms, and additional American name suggestions are welcome below!

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7 comments on “Brandon & Josh’s New Pokémon Rundown, Pt. 1

  1. New Content!! This was awesome, keep up the new stuff Jumpkickpunch!


  2. Regular pigeon is my favorite Pokemon.


  3. Tyler Crowley Dec 10, 2010

    dude, Gigaiasu has another transformation:

    also, Unicorns would be better represented if they were more diplomatic


  4. Andrew Dec 10, 2010

    I was just thinking to myself, What does pokemon need to be complete? and of course! A flaming pig wrestler!! I would name mine Rock Hot Pork Bacon after Stone cold steve Austin.


  5. Sarah Dec 11, 2010

    Awesome, you guys are kind of funny again!

    Seriously, though. This was fun.



    I honestly don’t know why it took me so long to this site. But this has been great background noise while I drudge away on the night shift. Keep it up and hopefully I’ll see you guys again soon!


  7. Vickaronomie Jan 12, 2011

    This is the greatest forever and ever. Make more videos. I demand it.


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