Pokemon is one of those franchises that showcase just how nebulous the reality of a fictional universe can be. Between the games, the anime, the spinoffs, and the quirks of localizations is there any "truth" about the Pokemon world? Even the Pokedex, the infallible in-game encyclopedia has some bonkers bananas entries that violate all known laws of physics. We're not the only ones who've noticed these peculiarities, as many of the biggest fans on tumblr have been struggling with the Book of Oak for years.
Here's 12 examples that gave us a good chuckle: