500k+ people voted for their favorite Pokemon in Japan and these were the results. pic.twitter.com/IsZ3BZE0vW— Stealth (@Stealth40k) June 9, 2016
Unofficial U.S. fan favorite Pikachu came in fourth place. Though stateside fans were ineligible from casting their votes, many are nonetheless pretty damn mad about the winning pocket monster. They also have no idea who the hell Greninja is.
greninja? pic.twitter.com/czLVK4QbZ9— Marco Ilao (@marcodailao) June 11, 2016
THE WHOLE NATION OF JAPAN IS INCORRECT pic.twitter.com/0IEoM1saoL— [email protected] (@ItsPandaSteve) June 8, 2016
FIRST PLACE WAS GRENINJA WHO DARE DO THAT @TyranitarTube— TyranitarTube (@TyranitarTube) June 7, 2016
Distraught fans can hopefully take comfort in the fact that the adorable Iwanko pup and the ethereal Nekkoala koala Pokémon have been confirmed as not only real, but real cute.
As for the debate still raging in America over who’s the true best Pokémon? I’m gonna go ahead and let the president have the last word on this.
Obama reveals all https://t.co/quHB7VZ43z— knife dog (@hudsonhongo) June 2, 2016