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What?! No Blastoise?


O.K. all you Pokémon freaks out there…are you ready? The massive NY Pokémon Center store (accessible online at is now taking preorders on their new, limited edition Charizard and Venusaur GameBoy Advance SPs. These systems feature color schemes matching each Pokémon they represent, as well as slick imprinted images on the cover and beneath the face buttons. Retailing for $99.95 (20$ above the regular retail value for a GBA SP), these babies are definite must-haves for the true Pokémon fanatic.

The last batch of Pokémon SP systems ñ featuring Torchic, Groudon and Kyogre ñ sold out fairly quickly, so itíd be advisable to get your preorder in as soon as possible. Both systems are set to ship on (or near) October 1st.

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