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| style="font-size:135%" valign="top" | [[File:Pokemon_Sapphire_boxart_EN-US.jpg|left|275px]] When Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen were first announced, they marked the initiation of an unspoken and largely unwritten contract between Game Freak and the Pokémon fandom. The decision to revisit the generation that started it all implicitly stated, “we plan to sell your nostalgia back to you." Game Freak knew that the majority of their fan base, either openly or secretly, yearned for a return to the days of old, and sent them FRLG as appeasement. [[Is_an_RS_Remake_Really_Necessary%3F|Continued...]]
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| style="font-size:140%" valign="top" | [[File:1Victory_1f.png|left|275px]] If you've been anywhere near the Pokémon fandom, you've more than likely run into a certain type of fan. This type of fan loves Pokémon so much, so completely, so entirely, that they could talk your ear off about Pokémon. But wait, they only love the first Generation. And maybe the second. They don't care much for anything after that; all you Johnny-come-latelies who like the other three generations that masquerade as Pokémon are simply ignorant of the greatness the franchise used to have. [[Bulbagraphic:Is_Pokémon_Best_left_to_our_Imaginations%3F|Continued...]]
 
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| style="padding-top:4px; font-size:120%;" | The Pokémon Video Games have money, that's for sure. Ever wonder what sort of economic system the games have? Hurristat shows that maybe the system isn't so simple... [[Economics_and_the_Pokémon_Video_Games|Continued...]]
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| style="font-size:120%" valign="top" | What is the Pokémon shown in the image? And what's so special about it? Continue on to see an analysis of this mysterious Pokémon. [[Who's_that_Pokémon%3F_(September_2011_edition)|Continued...]]
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| style="font-size:120%" valign="top" | Back when Pokémon was just beginning, it was often quite contentious. Some of those debates carried on to the present day. Nightcrawler discusses the history of controversies in the Pokémon franchise, and how controversy affects Pokémon today. [[Sometimes,_the_franchise_seems_Jynxed|Continued...]]
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*[[Are You A Baller?]] ''A look at the ethics of Poké Balls.''
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* [[Bulbagraphic:Yu-Gi-Oh!_vs._Pokemon_--_The_Card_Games| Yu-Gi-Oh! vs. Pokemon -- The Card Games]] ''A comparison of the Pokémon and Yu-Gi-Oh! card games''
*[[Going Gray: A Look Forward in Generation V]] ''Evaluating the future of the Black and White era''
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* [[Bulbagraphic:The_Rainbow_Wings_of_Arcion:_"Song_of_the_Mage's_Tomb"|The Rainbow Wings of Arcion: "Song of the Mage's Tomb]] ''The latest installment of Bulbagarden's serialized fic''
*[[Translating the Blog Entries of Mr. Shudo]] ''Looking at the blog entries of a major anime figure''
 
*[[Balance Dissonance in Pokémon: Challenge in Acquisition]] ''Looking at Pokémon that don't quite fit stereotype''
 
*[[All About Shipping Names]] ''A ship by any other name would stir up just as much controversy''
 
*[[Pokémon as Intelligent Beings]] ''When a bug is far more than meets the eye''
 
*[[The Rainbow Wings of Arcion: "Song of the Mage's Tomb" ]] ''The first installment in Bulbagraphic's serialized fanfic.''
 
*[[Takeshi and Dent: Similarities and Differences]] ''Analysis of two major supporting characters.''
 
 
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National Bulbagraphic is a community-oriented magazine, produced by Bulbagarden. We release monthly with content created by fans worldwide. The next edition is due September 15.

This month's National Bulbagraphic is ready for your e-reader! Read it here.

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Imagination and Gen I
If you've been anywhere near the Pokémon fandom, you've more than likely run into a certain type of fan. This type of fan loves Pokémon so much, so completely, so entirely, that they could talk your ear off about Pokémon. But wait, they only love the first Generation. And maybe the second. They don't care much for anything after that; all you Johnny-come-latelies who like the other three generations that masquerade as Pokémon are simply ignorant of the greatness the franchise used to have. Continued...
Current Edition: August 2020
The National Bulbagraphic delivers your opinions, stories, and essays every month. To have your work featured, get in touch with an Editor.
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An Appeal
Our Editor-in-Chief evkl presents an appeal to the readers of National Bulbagraphic. Continued...
Underrated Movesets
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Tired of using the same old movesets for your Pokémon over and over again? Here you have a couple alternatives for commonly-used Pokémon. Prepare to awe your friends with new combinations. Continued...
An Insight into The Staff
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Ever wondered what it was like being a Bulbagarden staff member? Wonder what those pesky moderators actually do behind the scenes? Ivysaur takes us on a tour of a day in the life of a Bulbagarden Staff member. Continued...
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