Pokemon has a long history after being around for more than two decades, and its anime carries a good bit of that lore. With more than 1,000 episodes, the Pokemon anime is a feat in and of itself. Of course, there are some moments that fans remember best, and it seems like netizens have finally rediscovered one of the show's funniest (and scariest) scenes to date.
The clip resurfaced on Twitter after the user ChikoritaCheez posted it for all to see. The dubbed video pays a visit to an infamous episode of Pokemon the Series: Sun and Moon that follows Team Rocket as they run into a wild Mimikyu.
The scene, which can be seen below, follows the gang as Meowth cowers behind Wobbuffet. Jesse and James are surprised to see their comrade so shaken by the Mimikyu, but they begin to understand after the wild monster starts chattering.
I still love the fact that Pokemon made this joke pic.twitter.com/R08VCKalQM— ChikoritaCheezits (@ChikoritaCheez) June 9, 2020
Mimikyu talks in a low-pitched babble that has Meowth freaking out. When Jesse and James ask what the Pokemon is saying, Meowth breaks the fourth wall by saying he can't translate the message since they are in a family show.
According to Mewoth, the stuff Mimikyu is saying is so scary that it is better left untranslated. This all checks out as the monster is one of the scariest out there. In fact, the lore around Mimikyu is enough to creep out even the most hardcore fans, and you can ask ComicBook's own Christian Hoffer about that if you need proof!
After all, Mimikyu is said to be so scary underneath its Pikachu costume that it can kill people with a single look. The victims are literally scared to death by the Pokemon, so we can only imagine what horror stories the lil' fella is telling Meowth. If Team Rocket knew any better, it would have run before Mimiky began talking, so maybe they will run before they get themselves killed...
What other creepy moments from the Pokemon anime stand out to you...? Let me know in the comments or hit me up on Twitter @MeganPetersCB to talk all things comics and anime!
How is it that giratina is stuck in hell but, mimikyu the Pokemon that cause death if you look at it isn't?— lyle abner (@lyleabner) June 9, 2020
Mimikyu confessing its many war crimes while at sea— #BLM ⚧🌺💖Lappy💖🌺🏳️🌈 #BlackLivesMattr (@CartierLappy) June 9, 2020
you know it's bad when you gotta point out that this is a family show...— Joltz! (∙:║404║:∙ TCG) (@Tcg404) June 9, 2020
Mind Your Language!
I need someone to dub over Mimikyu just spewing some very intense cursing 🤬— Yasmine (@TheKawaiifan) June 9, 2020
Bring It Down
"this is a family show" I love when Meowth brakes the 4th wall lol 😂— Orestis Ismaili (@IsmailiOrestis) June 9, 2020
Unregistered Joke Located
Oh my god this flew over my head in the subbed!— Kia Fox (Raffle pinned!) (@KiaTheF0x) June 10, 2020