Illustrator and character designer Totomame has been creating these "fictional animal" Pokemon for a couple of years now, combining Nintendo's monster franchise with their fluffy counterparts from the animal kingdom. While other creators have focused on the monstrous qualities of Pocket Monsters, I might prefer Totomame's gentler approach?
Half hamster, half electric eel. Pikachu might be even more marketable in this form.
A solid no-frills entry in the Pokedex. Correction: it's mostly frills.
You look at that fuzzy tick and tell me that's not adorable.
This would stop being cute if it started talking in a Brooklyn accent at me.
Are we SURE that's what Spheal looks like?
Birds + jaunty hats = the ultimate hipster Pokemon?
The only fighting/steel/ninja/rastafarian/dog-type.
Not gonna lie, this one's cuteness depends entirely on how you feel about warts.
The cow goes "moo", and the trainer who uses Milk Drink goes "ew".
This isn't even the silliest looking duck on Earth and it's a Pokemon.
You don't even wanna know what happens when you lick this thing.
aka. "Gyarados' hot cousin from out of town"
Breloom's name is a portmantaeu of "mushroom" and "umbrella".
In case you haven't checked recently, Azurill's official art makes it look like its having an existential crisis.
Praise be to Mew, the glorious fetus cat that was the First Pokemon... not counting all the ones that helped create the universe.