Author Archives: Thomas Reeder

Pokemon Sun 63:

Join us on our journey to ポ二の大峡谷 and learn some Japanese along the way! As is the case whenever our good friends TEAM SKULL show up, there are some interesting turns of phrase in this episode, so keep an eye out and protect your bus stops as you study with us!


Use this transcript for flash cards, translation practice, reading practice, you name it! The sky is the limit! 頑張って!

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Pokemon Sun 62: ナッシー・アイランド!

Just sit right back and you’ll hear a tale, a tale of a fateful trip! That started from this tropic port, aboard a Magikarp Ship! The main character was a silent boy, the language Japanese, and Lillie set sail that day for a three hour tour, a three hour tour.

(Okay, Gilligan’s Island theme song aside, this episode features us going to Exeggutor Island! It’s a good’un! With backstory! And emotions! Use the Japanese to study and cry!)

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Pokemon Sun 60: Ganba-Lillie!

Welcome to the 60th episode of Pokemon Sun streams! In this episode we meet a cook, a slowpoke, and talk about Japanese Buddhism. Use this transcript for your personal study, and level up your Japanese! The first section is NPC dialogue from the Seafolk Village, so feel free to scroll down to where the episode begins, or use the NPC dialogue for extra practice.

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Pokemon Sun Special Report! Type:Null

I frequently include extra tidbits in transcripts for people who want to go super in-depth, like bonus NPCs and the like, but the Type:Null files and PC files included here are a bit different. They’re a step above the rest of Pokemon’s text, difficulty-wise, and there’s a LOT of it. So I gave it it’s own post. Read on if you want to find out more about Type:Null’s mysterious origins, and also some juicy office gossip.


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