Welcome to the Same Type Attack Bonus podcast, your twice monthly look into the deeper worlds of Pokémon! On this episode, recorded Sunday, October 16, 2016, trainer Slagkick leads a discussion about Pokemon gender!
- Pokemon TCG’s Alola Collection is coming in November.
- The first news about the Sun and Moon English sets has been announced.
- The Zygarde Complete Collection Pin Box will be out in February.
- Evolutions pre-release promos have been revealed.
- Arcanine BREAK Evolution box will be released in January.
- Keldeo is this month’s mythical Pokemon giveaway.
- The Sun/Moon demo goes on the 3DS eShop on October 18.
- Alolan Meowth, Vulpix, and Raichu plushes are coming in 2017 in Japan!
- More Sun/Moon evolutions have been shown.
- Diamond and Pearl episodes are available on Xfinity OnDemand.
- Scizor is heading to Pokken Tournament in arcades.
This week, trainer Slagkick leads a discussion about Pokemon gender! The trainers start out by looking at gender as a mechanic in the games before moving on to interesting gender differences between Pokemon, and a conversation about what it means for a Pokemon to be “masculine” or “feminine” and examples of Pokemon that can defy these norms when female or male respectively.
This week, the trainers discuss Episodes 17-19 of Pokémon: XY and Episodes 1 and 2 of Pokemon Generations!
The Pokémon of the Week is Snorlax!
This week Trainer Sulker talks about #PokemonTCG basics! Trainer Slagkick teaches us about being basic… energy. Question of the Week: what’s your favorite Pokémon TCG card or strategy?
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- Pokéstop Podcast
- Game Buoy
- Reading is Fundamental
- Orange Lounge Radio
- It’s Super Effective
Theme music is “Professor Sycamore’s Theme” by Nathan Sharp.