February 18, 2014
"Until Generation V, TM01 always taught a move that involved punching; it was Mega Punch in Generation I, DynamicPunch in Generation II, and Focus Punch in Generations III and IV. The current TM01, Hone Claws, still involves the appendages."

http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/TM

February 17, 2014
"Veronica Taylor has stated that Pikachu is her favorite Pokémon, followed by Lapras."

http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Pikachu

February 16, 2014
"Scraggy appears to be based on a sort of lizard. In addition, with its moulted skin “pants”, Scraggy seem to encapsulate stereotypes of youth subcultures of the past several decades, namely hip hop or punk."

http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Scraggy_(Pok%C3%A9mon)

February 15, 2014
"Spacial Rend and Aeroblast are variations of one another, and are the signature moves of the version mascots of the secondary versions of the first two even-numbered generations."

http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Spacial_Rend_(move)

February 14, 2014
"Oddly enough, despite still retaining the inability to evolve Eevee into Espeon/Umbreon here, in Platinum, the Eterna Forest is known as “the place where time flows eternally”, implying that time actually moves there."

http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Eterna_Forest

February 13, 2014
"The Fresh Water and Energy Root are the two most cost-effective HP recovery items, each recovering 1 HP per 4 spent. However, the Max Potion can potentially be more cost-effective if used under certain circumstances; the ideal situation for a Max Potion is a Blissey with maximum EVs and IVs in HP with 1 HP remaining, which would recover around 1 HP per 3.5 spent."

http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Drink

February 12, 2014
"Golonya may be a combination of golem and stone."

http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Golem#Name_origin

February 11, 2014
"Charizard is the only Pokémon in the Super Smash Bros. series that transitioned from a Poké Ball Pokémon to a playable character.
It is the only playable Stage-2 Pokémon in the Super Smash Bros. series."

http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Charizard_(Pok%C3%A9mon)

February 10, 2014
"Voltorb is a combination of volt and orb."

http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Voltorb#Name_origin

February 9, 2014
"Barry’s Empoleon (Japanese: ジュンのエンペルト Jun’s Emperte) is a Pokémon owned by Barry"

http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Barry%27s_Empoleon