I love rodents. While many people find them disconcerting or even disgusting, I think they are adorable, at least most of the time. I have a very strong connection to them; they’d be my Patronus if I had one. This is partially why Raichu is my favorite Pokemon. It’s also because Electric is my favorite … Continue reading Are Electric Rodent Pokemon Actually Rodents?
Pokemon Alpha Sapphire Review
I finally did it. I FINALLY completed my Pokedex in ORAS! It took a total of 2 years (4 years if you include the first time I played the game), but I did it! :') Why did it take so long? Because I am insane... I catch every single Pokemon from scratch. I don't trade from … Continue reading Pokemon Alpha Sapphire Review
Is Pokemon Go Against The Morals Of The Pokemon Franchise?
Since I last wrote about Pokemon Go, the game has greatly improved. The developers have fixed many of the minor bugs and major ones too - the game runs smoothly, the navigation system works, there are fun events, and new Pokemon have been released. When I have the time, I still enjoy playing Pokemon Go. However, … Continue reading Is Pokemon Go Against The Morals Of The Pokemon Franchise?
My Thoughts On The Buddy System in Pokemon Go
This weekend I decided to test out Pokemon Go's new buddy system. When I heard about this new feature, I was really excited. Like I explained in my post The Summer of Pokemon, as someone who works and is in grad school, I haven't had as much time to play Pokemon Go as I did … Continue reading My Thoughts On The Buddy System in Pokemon Go
The Summer of Pokemon: Pokemon Go, and Pokemon Sun and Moon (But Mostly Alola Raichu)!
The summer is officially at an end for me. I began yet another semester of grad school. It has been an interesting summer. When I left my teaching job and decided to take some time off, I said to myself that I was going to catch up on anime. I was going to binge tons of … Continue reading The Summer of Pokemon: Pokemon Go, and Pokemon Sun and Moon (But Mostly Alola Raichu)!
Great Places To Play Pokemon Go In New Jersey: Saddle River Park, Saddle Brook
In the blistering heat, she steps outside with water bottle and phone in hand, knowing the journey will be arduous, long, and possibly futile... Since its release in 2016, Pokemon Go has helped me discover beautiful parks and nature trails in my area, many of which I didn't even know existed. However, finding Pokestops in suburban north New Jersey can … Continue reading Great Places To Play Pokemon Go In New Jersey: Saddle River Park, Saddle Brook
Anime Epiphany: My Very First Blog Post on Rai’s Anime Blog
Hey, my name is Rai. Before diving in too deep, let me introduce myself. I am a 24 year-old (now 27) queer female. I am a 90’s child that grew up watching anime like Pokemon, Yugi-Oh, Dragonball Z, Tenchi Muyo, Outlaw Star, Hamtaro. And the list goes on… Throughout the past ten years, I've trolled around the internet under the pseudonym … Continue reading Anime Epiphany: My Very First Blog Post on Rai’s Anime Blog