nintendoe32009pokemon -

If you fancy wasting away part of your Valentine's Day then head over to Twitch Plays Pokemon which, thanks to a clever emulator, is enabling thousands of people to input text-based commands to crowd-control Pokemon Red/Blue.

The Twitch Chat can understand basic commands including directions, A, B, Start and Select.

Already live for over a day, the combined force of players has managed to beat the game's first gym.

Watch live video from TwitchPlaysPokemon on www.twitch.tv

Via NeoGAF

New stuff to check out

Comments

To add your comment, please login or register

User Comments

sebshady's Avatar

sebshady

Yeah, can't imagine it would be that fun to play like that either...
Posted 14:32 on 14 February 2014
MJTH's Avatar

MJTH

This is really cool, but I think the chances of them beating the game any time soon is very slim. I get the feeling that we'll hear back from this in a months time saying they have just made it to the elite four.
Posted 12:29 on 14 February 2014