Since starting us off in Kanto with a choice of Squirtle, Bulbasaur, or Charmander --over 20 years ago -- the Pokemon series has added plenty of fan-favorite features in addition to the over 650+ Pokemon since.
From the running shoes to 3D graphics, we've watched as Pokemon has held up and remained a worldwide trend even internationally. Those Pikachu plushness and Pokemon Go editions of your university newspapers aren't there because someone wants to spread diversity; they're there because people love Pokemon.
But, with all of the features they've added, some have had to be removed. Today, let's look at seven underappreciated features that Pokemon took out at one point -- whether due to censorship or a desire to try something new -- that we want to see return the next time around.