History of Pokemon Video Games
First introduced in Japan under the name Capsule Monsters and Pocket Monsters, the Pokémon is Nintendo’s 2nd biggest video game franchise—only superseded by its own Super Mario Bros. The history of Pokemon game is massive, comprise of more than 20 core titles and a lot of side stories, but for beginners into the video game series, it feels like too big to comprehend. Check this list of Pokemon video games released through the years. They were initially launched for the Game Boy handheld device, then later released for the Nintendo DS, 64, GameCube and Wii. See also Making Mario: The Evolution of a Video Game Icon.