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The Pokemon opening faithfully recreated in GTA V is just plain silly

by Ron Duwell | August 28, 2015August 28, 2015 1:40 pm PDT

The only similarity between Grand Theft Auto and Pokemon are that they sell tens of millions of copies with each release. Beyond that, not much common ground can be found between the two iconic gaming franchises…

…until now. Wow, this is just silly.

To its credit, the video is spot on with its camera angles, editing, and character motions within frame. I especially love how creator Merfish uses explosions to recreate the effect of Pokemon flying into the sky. Nothing wrong with Team Rocket’s Ekans and Koffing either.

I’ll just leave this here for comparison’s sake. Man, I’m going to be humming this theme all day.


Ron Duwell

Ron has been living it up in Japan for the last decade, and he has no intention of leaving this technical wonderland any time soon. When he's not...