A world full of funky and funny weirdos

Many of us grew up with Pokemon. Now Minnesota illustrators Alyssa Nassner and Bryan Ische want to bring back those happy childhood memories.

Friday, 4 May, 2012, 12:00am

New browser ready for free downloading

Customised Internet browsers will be a fad if the release of the first-ever Pokemon Internet Browser becomes successful.

The new Internet browser is available free for downloading at http://www. pokemon.com

A free CD-ROM version of the Pokemon Internet Browser can also be ordered via the Web site.

17 Oct 2000 - 12:00am

Fake Pokemon haul

A record haul of Pokemon game cards with false labels of origin, worth about $620,000, was seized by Customs from a mainland vessel off Kwun Tong public pier. The mainland-printed labels falsely claimed the cards were manufactured in the US or Japan.

10 Aug 2000 - 12:00am

Mischievous characters cause headaches all round

A horde of fluffy, mischievous pocket monsters - better known as Pokemons - is following hot on the heels of Snoopy, Hello Kitty and Tamagochi.

Half the children in Japan follow every episode of the Pokemon cartoons.

Thousands of kilometres away, American children are also glued to the same Pokemon scenes.

17 Jan 2000 - 12:00am