Ahh… it’s the turn of the millennium. The reign of car phones is coming to a most convenient end, The Settlers of Catan haven’t quite yet caught fire here in the US, and nerds everywhere are just getting their first taste of the over-proofed cake that George Lucas finally pulled out of the oven after 16 years.
But most importantly: Pikachu is king. Yes Pokémon rule the minds of adolescence and the wallets of parents across the globe. And what better way to capitalize on Pokémania than by making a roll and move board game that destroys friendships with furious take that mechanics?!?