The wait for "Pokemon X and Y" has been plaguing many long-time fans of the Nintendo game--to the point that a countdown has even been devoted for it on Reddit.
There's still one entire day to wait for before you can play "Pokemon X and Y," so a great way to pass the time as you wait would be to check out some of these "Pokemon X and Y" funny memes and awesome photos made by fans. Do you feel the same sentiments as some of these people? Are you one of the fans who just can't wait?
If Pokemons Were Humans...
From Imgur user Cowslip, these are just some of the sample drawings and sketches of re-imagined Pokemon characters. If they ever had human forms, what would the likes of Pikachu, Snorlax and the "Pokemon X and Y" starter Fennekin be like?
The cutesy Fennekin sports a bushy tail and a cute headdress:
Fennekin as human (Credit: Imgur/Cowslip)
Pikachu is given the shiny treatment, with an unfinished heart for a tail as well as printed draperies:
Pikachu as human (Credit: Imgur/Cowslip)
Check out Seaking's very elaborate outfit, which puts him as a nice peg for an Arabian prince (or king):
Seaking as human (Credit: Imgur/Cowslip)
It's hard not to recognise Jigglypuff with all the puffiness and the pinkness of the character render:
Jigglypuff as human (Credit: Imgur/Cowslip)
How Do You Feel About 'Pokemon X and Y'?
This chart pretty much summarises every feeling related to "Pokemon X and Y", possibly for both fans and non-fans. From those who proclaim their love for the game outright or those who still need to sneak into stores and out of work just to play, this chart has it all:
How do you feel about "Pokemon X and Y"? (Credit: Know Your Memes)
Are you more likely to talk about "Pokemon X and Y" on your first date or start a DeviantArt account filled with Pokemon designs?
Excitement for 'Pokemon X and Y' Reaches Tipping Point
Have you ever felt so excited about "Pokemon X and Y" that you tried summoning it? From Cheezburger, here's one way to do it if the GameStop near you is still not selling it:
How to summon "Pokemon X and Y" immediately (Credit: Cheezburger/anonymous via kokiri-saria)
And while "GTA 5" has been enjoying the limelight of gaming for the past few weeks, you know there's one contender that's aiming to get the spotlight over the weekend once it releases on Oct 12:
"GTA 5" may have had its time in the spotlight, but now it's "Pokemon X and Y's" turn. (Credit: Cheezburger/Sosuke)
The excitement among players reached greater heights when the three starters were introduced. While there were obvious references and basis as to where the new Pokemons drew inspiration form, there are others with a more hilarious inspiration, as seen with Froakie (credit to Rebloggy for the image):
Where do you think the three starters were based on? (CREDIT: Rebloggy/elitefouryo)
A Pokemon Weekend
Some gamers also knew the risks and advantages of releasing the game at the start of a weekend--they have the entire weekend to start off playing with the game, just take a look at this very lively Imgur entry from Madclown 55, also a Reddit user.
Prepare for the weekend with "Pokemon X and Y" (Credit: Reddit/Madclown55)
Also, part of the weekend bash is the need to be prepared for battle. This funny photo shows off what every gamer would need to survive non-stop playing of this game for the entire weekend. Get ready to not stand up from the couch for a while (credit to magenleighan for the image):
The "Pokemon X and Y" survival kit (Credit: Reddit/magenleighan)
"Pokemon X and Y" will be released on Oct 12. The lucky few who are in New York can take part in a launch event that will sell copies of the game come midnight of Oct 12, so you can play it for a few minutes before everyone else.
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