Polygon's Brian David Gilbert updates and improves the PokéRap at PAX

Apr 07, 2019 19:42

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Brian David Gilbert, the chaotic driving force behind the Unraveled videos, performed his magnum opus at PAX East. Using interpretive dance, audience participation, childhood stories, song, and of course, rap, the PokéRap has been updated from the original 151 to the current 812.

There is also a studio version with just the song under the cut.
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pokémon, nerd alert, anime / manga, internet celebrities, computer / video games

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ext_3479651 April 8 2019, 03:03:27 UTC
I didn't read the post entirely except for the Pokemon part and I want to add I evolved the cutest Eevee with a fucking flower crown into a Flareon with a fucking flower crown. Im such a proud parent rn.

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sandstorm April 8 2019, 03:06:59 UTC
That is awesome.

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sandstorm April 8 2019, 03:07:25 UTC
Gonna watch this entire thing to make sure he includes my favorite pokemon

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sandstorm April 8 2019, 03:17:26 UTC
Did not see Zangoose, 0/10 worst video ever.

No I probably just missed it somewhere, this is amazing.

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myrasis April 8 2019, 05:37:11 UTC

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milotic2 April 8 2019, 05:13:45 UTC
I watched this to see where was Milotic and I’m sure he didn’t mention it. Flop

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glitterslugs April 8 2019, 03:08:54 UTC
rapping the whole pokerap used to be my party trick lmao

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arashigaoka April 8 2019, 15:11:09 UTC
Ditto! (ba-dum tss)

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yeezus_christ April 8 2019, 03:12:11 UTC
this is kismet.
john oliver just called out herman cain for quoting the ending song of pokémon: the movie 2000 during his run in the 2012 presidential debates and attributing it to a poet.

or next head of the federal reserve. i just...


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littlelistmaker April 8 2019, 03:15:37 UTC
omfg I FORGOT HE DID THAT.

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rosevael April 8 2019, 03:17:19 UTC
“As the long forgotten poet once said ‘Pika-pika, pi!”

He almost got away with it too.

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yeezus_christ April 8 2019, 03:21:21 UTC

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