The Pokémon franchise is no stranger to weird spinoffs. Case in point, the recent interesting detour of Detective Pikachu. Sure, kids love Pikachu, and Nintendo has a surprisingly long history with detective story adventure games, but combining the two seems a little… strange. A Pikachu is a babbling rat that shoots lightning from its cheeks. Do you really want to trust one of those things to find a lost child or discreetly gather photographic evidence that your spouse is stepping out on you with the milkman?
p dir=”ltr”>But then, the Pokémon franchise is no stranger to weird spinoffs. For every beloved offshoot like photo-safari Pokémon Snap or totally perfect side venture like Pokémon: Trading Card Game, you can find a strange, nonsensical, or just plain ill-advised side game. So don your poké-safari hat and join us on a journey into the deepest, dankest wilds of Nintendo’s biggest cash co—er, Miltank.