1. Let's start with Guzma, who looks like Rick Sanchez if he decided to keep making music

GIF by Devimaki

 

2. While previous teams were about crime or destroying reality, Team Skull members aren't as self-serious

screencaps via EpicRayAct

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3. Then there's Plumeria, the badass bitch admin who embodies that Boss/Big Sister attitude

Artwork by TM

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4. THAT MAIN ENCOUNTER THEME 

video by Neko Michi

 

5. It just feels like it's the kind of gang even I could join without many problems

comic by space-rascal

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6. The official salute/pose looks ODDLY familiar...

image via sryitsness

shia lebeouf team skull pose do it

 

7. They seem to shop exclusively at Hot Topic, and we're ok with that.

Artwork by Shenanimation

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8. They've got the dopest moves

GIF via opalteal

 

9. And the funkiest rhymes

screenshot via agoddamn

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10. Finally, a Team that's just as ridiculous as the plot of every Pokemon game

comic by blixart

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11. We can now add "It's your boy Guzma!" to the pantheon of stupid Pokemon memes

GIF via nintendonerdiness

 

12. The fans have spoken, and Team Skull is the new "easy yet social cosplay" choice!

photo via dresslessdandy

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13. Another great addition to Pokemon's memorable rogues' gallery

artwork by Cool ya

Reasons Why Team Skull is Already the Best Pokemon Gang Ever

 

14. Older gamers will have a chance to relive their embarrassing "Eminem" phase

screenshot via sinnohqueen

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15. F*ck those chumps at the Aether Foundation, Team Skull all the way!

artwork by @_LinksEyebrows

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