Yesterday, Nintendo released the trailer for Pokémon Sun and Moon, introducing the new starters Rowlet (grass/flying owl), Litten (fire cat), and Popplio (water dork). Twitter had jokes. Now that some hours have elapsed to get the fan art going and let every time zone weigh in with their many feelings, here are some of the funniest tweets we could find about this new entry in this neverending Pokémon franchise.
Several people noticed the starter Rowlet has a unique gesture, and this version was our favorite take on this same caption:
Others noticed that things sometimes look like other things. Do Pokémon like lasagna?
It wasn’t just the starters that Twitter had jokes about.
People noticed Popplio wasn’t getting as much love from Twitter.
And some wondered if Rowlet’s “bow tie” was really a bow tie, and what if Rowlet had legs?
Others noticed “Litten” has the word “Lit” in it, and Twitter loves telling us what’s lit.
Some took their love the extra mile.
Not everyone hated Popplio, it turns out.
The official Twitter account for the Canadian government inexplicably asked followers, “Which Pokemon do you think is the most Canadian?” and really should have seen this coming:
So those were our favorites. We’ve spared you some of the worst reactions, as this tweet refers to: