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Pokémon is one of the most iconic franchises in the entire world. First introduced to international audiences in 1996, the incredibly-addicting role-playing games have spawned an enormous merchandise and entertainment empire that has taken the world by storm.
For over twenty years, people have been playing Pokémon games. The games have evolved many times since then, adding new elements and gameplay strategies that have kept the series fresh and inventive.
But at its core, Pokémon has a very simple premise: you play a young, silent protagonist that goes out into the world to catch as many Pokémon as you can, challenge others to battle and become the region’s top Champion.
And all of this began with the first generation, Pokémon Red and Blue.
These were the first two games that helped shape the Pokémon franchise into what it is today. It told the simple story of a trainer wanting to become the very best, a true Pokémon Master.
Pokémon Red and Blue were very primitive by today’s standards, but were enthralling nonetheless. From that critical first-choice of starter, to the unforgettable score, to the many lasting urban legends and glitches found within the game, we’re going to take a look at some of the things that made Red and Blue some of the best games of all time.