Sneasel is a living fossil that tells us a lot about how Generation II itself was developed, and how the very concept of what being a Pokémon meant evolved over time.
Toxtricity had a larger role in the Pokémon Sword and Shield games. We go over all the evidence that’s existed since Pokémon Sun and Moon!
We’ve learnt about stat and typing changes made to various Pokémon in development of Pokémon Gold and Silver, including those that were cut… and sometimes brought back into the game.
Multiple builds of the generation eight games have been uncovered – and they’re playable. They’ve given an insight into development for the games.
Prototype sprites, music, and character designs galore! Take a look a the many beauties offered in pre-release Diamond and Pearl.
The three Starter lines for Pokémon Gold and Silver changed greatly during development – two were completely different and then scrapped! We explore what we know about their development.