Welcome to the Open Forum, hosted by Kotaku’s reader-run blog, TAY. Feel free to discuss today’s topic, or anything else you like. If you’re new to TAY check out our TAYtorial or contact an admin/author in the DirecTAYry! Done here? Check out other articles on TAY, AniTAY, or TAYClassic. Game with us using the Gaming ID Spreadsheet.


Who here watched the Super Bowl? More importantly, who here watch the Pokemon20 Super Bowl ad?

Advertisement

That commercial made me remember all the times that my brother and I would pretend/hope that Pokemon were real. The fantasies and dreams were so real, and it was so fun to imagine. I can only imagine how things will go as things like Pokemon Go and eventually Microsoft’s Hololens technologies begin to grow.

So my question is: In a complete fantasy world, but much like our own, video game characters/monsters are real... Who/what would you want as a best friend?

It’s a tie for me. I would love to have a Charizard. Who doesn’t? But I would also want Professor Layton as my friend and neighbour.

Advertisement

As always, if you don’t want to talk about whatever I’m rambling on about, then feel free to talk amongst yourselves!