Kickstarter: The World of Pokemon

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  1. KingVamp
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    KingVamp Haaah-hahahaha!

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    Netherworld


    If it is successful, it looks like it could be a fun site to visit from time to time.


    :arrow:Source
     
  2. omgpwn666

    omgpwn666 Guy gamer and proud!

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    Strange, but interesting for sure.
     
  3. Gh0sti

    Gh0sti iOS Guru

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    Inside you, all around you
    so basically bulbapedia/serebii.net remake
     
  4. Pedeadstrian

    Pedeadstrian GBAtemp's Official frill-necked lizard.

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    At first I thought it was going to be a more adult/mature-themed Pokemon game. T'was disappointed. It looks interesting... but meh. Not worth my euros.
    Bulbapedia is basically a wiki containing real information, whereas this looks more like a fanfic.
     
  5. Vappy

    Vappy GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Neat idea, but I can't imagine it'll be more than a few weeks before Ninty's legal vultures come circling down.
     
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  6. Pedeadstrian

    Pedeadstrian GBAtemp's Official frill-necked lizard.

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    Maybe if you had to pay to use the website, but they're not making any profit off of the website, so I can't think of any legal ramifications to that. Then again, I don't know law.
     
  7. Joe88

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    we really dont know that but anyway he is collecting money right now using nintendo's ip it will most likely get shut down
    the whole idea/site looks stupid anyway, its just a bunch of fan art, and fanfics (like the world needs more pokemon fanfics)
     
  8. FireGrey

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    I rate this 2 'Meh's and and 'Eh'
     
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  9. aalokishere

    aalokishere GBAtemp Regular

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    That venasaur is scary.
     
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  10. Gahars

    Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

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    30,000 Euros... for an "interactive" website.

    I'm not normally one to say "It's just a game," or anything like that, but... guys, cool your jets, it's just a game.
     
  11. mercluke

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    C+D incoming?

    why would anybody think that it would be a good idea to collect money to make a website based on somebody else's intellectual property?
     
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  12. jurassicplayer

    jurassicplayer Completionist Themer

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    So how about that jynx artwork revamp... I'm sure it will have tons of new revealing secrets on those single gender pokemon.
     
  13. Ethevion

    Ethevion Wannabe Artist

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    Interesting, but not worth my money. I can't imagine spending more than half an hour on the site before I completely lose interest and forget about it.
     
  14. gokujr1000

    gokujr1000 GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Not worth funding tbh. Not unless you're a Gen 1 fan who feels too old for Pokemon.
     
  15. The Real Jdbye

    The Real Jdbye Always Remember 30/07/08

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    Meh. If this was actually a game or something I'd be all over it.
     
  16. Guild McCommunist

    Guild McCommunist (not on boat)

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    Gotta love $30,000 C&D letters.
     
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  17. Foxi4

    Foxi4 On the hunt...

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    For all intents and purposes, if this is going to be non-profit then C&D doesn't really apply - fan art isn't banned (at least not globally - it depends on the country in question).
     
  18. Walker D

    Walker D I have a hat

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    I guess he's going into a more realistic take ..ok, but his take on this didn't impressed me ...maybe if he finds another artist?
    ..but the way it's going, I don't thing it's worth my time at least
     
  19. Lilith Valentine

    Lilith Valentine GBATemp's Wolf-husky™ Ready for summer!

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    Seems interesting, not much I can other than that.
     
  20. Ammako

    Ammako GBAtemp Guru

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    http://www.theherooftime.com/about/
     
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