Category: Site Nostalgia

Nostalgia and/or nostalgic posts about the site itself. Memories of the community, jokes, artwork, etc…

Better 'gits and shiggles' than 'Sneed and Chuck'

Oh boy! Remember these guys?? Yes? No? Maybe so? Well, back in the olden days of PA!, we had released a set of alternative type blanks to be used. These types included Bug, Dragon, Ghost,  Ice and Poison. People loved them, and they were a huge hit, so much so that we even made Card-e […]


The good ol' days, and the not-so-good ol' days, respectively.

Just a quick little update for today, just a few things I felt were worth sharing.   Worlds 2002 Promos First off, while trying to research an article about bootleg and counterfeit Pokémon TCG cards, I stumbled across this reddit post (namely from r/pokemon) about some of my old promo cards, namely the ones I […]


2006 = the last year of the pre-social media era

Now here’s another blast from the past that I never officially mentioned before… So in 2006, I was still using LiveJournal for all of my social media needs, and I had discovered a neat little -related art project called Pokémonathon. The idea was for artists to draw all 151 and share it with everyone on […]


At least I'm 99.44% purely positive that this is new!

As I’m sure you all remember, I used to have the largest database of TCG error cards, up until I quit playing the TCG around EX: FireRed/LeafGreen. This list, in turn, formed the foundation of the Bulbapedia article about Error cards, as well as TheJWittz’s video about it, which uses some of the graphics I […]


TL;DR: the domain name was saved by PA! superfriend from cyber-squatters

Today is December 22nd, 2020… which other than being T-minus 3 days until Christmas, has no other major significance for most people. However, for me and this site, December 22nd is the anniversary of a very special Christmas present that an old PA! superfriend gave to me… and by “give” I mean I pay him […]