Incredibly Rare Pokemon Micro Machines Up For Sell On eBay

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We have delved into rare Pokemon Micro Machines in the past, they have an obscure history and was never released to the public back in the 90’s but a handful of samples and test products were made for very specific folks within the collecting world. This was to see if the Pokemon & Micro Machines […]

First 4 Figures Shines With New Pokémon Venusaur Statue

First 4 Figures have unveiled a new, highly detailed lamp based on the Pokémon Green’s mascot and cover star, Venusaur. This new Venusaur Charging Light Figure, to give the lamp its official moniker, is a collaboration between First 4 Figures and Pokémon Centre, who designed the exclusive collectible. Complete with puffs of purple toxic gas […]

The Pokémon Company Has Mysteriously Established New Company ‘Pokémon Works’

The Pokémon Company have established a mysterious new subsidiary, known simply as ‘Pokémon Works’. A trademark for the new business entity appeared in Japan last week and spotted by’s Joe Merrick who posted their findings on Twitter. Merrick revealed that the new company was registered last week on the 4th March 2024 and will […]

Toyota Creates Real Life Pokémon Miraidon Motorcycle

I’ve been a biker for almost ten years now, but I’ve never seen anything like the real-life Pokémon Miraidon motorcycle that Toyota has created! Toyota’s motorcycle is based on the Miraidon, a Legendary Pokémon introduced in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet in November 2022. Several photographs of the Miraidon Project were shared in the Pokémon subreddit […]

Pokémon Legends Z-A Announced At Pokémon Presents

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Pokémon Legends Z-A has been announced as part of The Pokémon Company’s Pokémon Presents: Pokémon Day broadcast. Today’s Pokémon Presents broadcast streamed live on the Official Pokémon YouTube channel and featured a series of announcements about our favourite pocket monsters. The Pokémon Company had teased ‘exciting Pokémon news’ on Twitter ahead of today’s presentation and […]

Pokémon Presents Showcase Announced For Next Week

A brand new Pokémon Presents has been announced and the showcase will be live next week on the 27th of February 2024. The Pokémon Company made the announcement on Twitter this morning. The Pokémon Presents showcase will debut on the official Pokémon YouTube channel on Tuesday 27th February at 6am PST / 9am EST / […]

10 Best Shiny Pokémon Of All Time (Ranked By Design)

We love every Pokémon equally at Retro Dodo but we can’t contain ourselves whenever we see one of the best Shiny Pokémon of all time. Shiny Pokémon first appeared back in Pokémon Gold and Silver when an uncommon Red Gyarados emerged from the Lake of Rage in the Johto Region. The Shiny Pokémon don’t offer […]

New Trademarks Suggest Possible PokéParks Coming To Europe


If recent trademark filings are an indication of their plans, The Pokémon Company may have their eyes on future European Pokémon-themed amusement parks… PokéParks. We recently reported on the new PokéPark KANTO project, which is a collaboration between The Pokémon Company and Yomiuri Land Co. for a new attraction just outside of Tokyo. Unsurprisingly, The […]

PokéPark KANTO Themepark Has Officially Been Announced!

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PokéPark KANTO, the Pokemon themed amusement park we have been dreaming of, has just been announced by the Pokèmon Company. The Pokémon Company teamed up with Yomiuri Land Co. and The Yomiuri Shimbun to form a new company, “PokéPark KANTO LLC”, leaving little mystery about their collective goal. And this new pocket monster themed amusement […]