Nurse Joy Comes to Life: Pokémon Cosplayer’s Flawless Portrayal of the Beloved Character
April 6, 2023
The Pokemon’s Nurse Joy is recreated in an adorable cosplay that shows off her signature pink hairstyle and her classic white medical uniform.
Pokemon‘s Nurse Joy is brought to life in an adorable cosplay.
Created and uploaded on Reddit by costume maker Tiny.bats The outfit highlights the Pokemon caregiver’s pink hair as well as the classic white uniform. With impressive fabrication skills, the cosplayer also created other pop-cultural icons such as Sailor MoonUsagi ‘s Sophie Hatter’s, Howl’s Moving Castle’s Sophie Hatter, Chono Trigger_s Marle, and Final Fantasy VIIs Aerith.
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Mixed Reviews Create Pokemon Scarlett and Violet Sell Well
The long-running and multi-media Pokemon franchise began in the year 1996 with the launch of Pocket Monsters: Red and Green, which Nintendo later changed its name to Pokemon Red and Blue. Since then, more than 120 mainline and spinoff games have been released. Two of the most recent games, Pokemon Scarlet and Violet were exclusively released for the Nintendo Switch towards the end of last year. The games are a first for gamers and fans of Paldea the Spanish-themed region, and feature the open-world gameplay style of Pokemon Legends: Arceus.
Intense excitement and hype about the release of Scarlet and Violet before their launch resulted in being the most sought-after Pokemontitles ever; however,, the general response to the games has been mixed. While many have been enthused by Scarlet and Violet‘s numerous performance issues and glitches, others have requested complete refunds from Nintendo.
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Updates to Pokemon’s long-running Anime Series
Pokemon fans have more to get excited about than just impressive cosplay, and the most recent games from the franchise. One of the most significant is the introduction of a new character to the Pokemon anime. This is set to replace Ash Ketchum who is the main character of the show. According to the promotional materials, Liko is an active and curious individual who seeks out new knowledge through her efforts. She also is a standout, inspirational pendant. Her Pokemon companion Sprigatito and Roy, a unique Poke Ball trainer, will join her on her journey. Pokemon Horizons The Series will premiere on April 14.
Netflix’s Stop-Motion Pokemon Series
In addition, a brand new show brand-new show will launch on Netflix shortly. The animated stop-motion series PokemonConcierge will follow Haru, a resort worker as she interacts with the Pokemon in their pocket as well as their owners. The series will broaden the Pokemon world by focusing on the character who does not have a trainer and wants to win a championship. The date for the official release of Pokemon Concierge is not yet established at the time this article was written.
Many Pokemon games are available for play on Nintendo Switch, and several of the anime adaptations are available to stream on Netflix.