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Masterball Trophy by Linzero
Masterball Trophy
The prize for collecting all 8 badges at the Pokémon Party - a Masterball trophy.  Handpainted Styrofoam ball attached to a painted Styrofoam cup.  Looked actually pretty snazzy for its humble materials.
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Pokemon Badges by Linzero
Pokemon Badges
For every game won, the child would receive a Pokémon Badge.  They had to collect all 8 badges to win a prize!
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Starter Pokemon by Linzero
Starter Pokemon
At the start of the Party, each child was able to pick their starter Pokémon (which separated them into teams).  Each character head was attached to a coloured string so they could wear their choice as a necklace (or even a "purse") so they would have their hands free.  With each starter Pokémon, they were also given a coloured pipe cleaner to wear around their wrist to collect a badge for every completed game.
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Butterfree Bowling by Linzero
Butterfree Bowling
Another Pokémon Party game, as easy or as hard as it needs to be.  I set up five pins (plastic bottles) with printouts of Butterfree taped to them, and just painted a larger Styrofoam ball to be a Pokeball bowling ball.  Very simple, and lots of fun.
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Pokeball Punch by Linzero
Pokeball Punch
Now this was an interesting idea.  The point of the game is simply to punch through the tissue paper covering a cup to retrieve the prize inside.  Simple, and great for the very little kids.
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Wow, so I'm a hypocrite.

Back in the summer, when the new Ninja Turtles movie  came out and I hated it so much I can't bring myself to watch it.  Not even for free from the library.  Just no.  Not giving it my time or money.

Why?  Because ever since I was tiny, I LOVED the Ninja Turtles.  Absolutely loved them from the 1980's cartoon to the live action (that doesn't seem like the correct words) movies to the live-action show to the CGI movie.  (And that's where I stopped,  due to availabily of the newer cartoons on channels I could get.)

But the new movie?  I think from the very first commercial I was turned off.  I think first it was the turtle's new look - the faces were just so off-putting.  Nothing like the "cute" and "friendly" faces of the originals.  And then they changed Michaelangelo, the designated goofy one (and my favourite) into the horny one.  Not freakin' cool!  And from the way I hear it, him hitting on April is the same as hitting on his mother.  Yikes.

But after all the hatred I spewed at the Ninja Turtles, for their darker, edgier, explosionier look, I find myself in a quandary.  Because a darker, grittier, explosionier reboot of the Power Rangers has come to be on the internet, and I love it more than words can say.

I like everything about it.  The actors are great, the story is fabulous and the special effects are so much fun.  I get what the creator was thinking - that okay, yeah maybe teenagers given superpowers and asked to fight intergalatic wars might grow up to be a little broken. 

And I loved the goofiness of the Power Rangers as a child too.  So I am surprised at how much I like the MMPR murderfest.  And the reboot has me in anticipation to the new MMPR movie, even though I am certain they will be nothing like each other.  But I still can't try the new Ninja Turtles.  Dark and gritty only works some of the time, I guess.  Like yes for Nolan Batman but maybe not for Snyder Batman.  I dunno.  Can't quite reconcile why I'm willing to watch one kid friendly show turn into a chapter of the Watchmen, but not let another have a turtle hump Megan Fox's leg.  Hypocritical logic here.

  • Mood: Confused
  • Listening to: Fast and Furious 6 Soundtrack
  • Watching: Agent Carter

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:iconbenoski:
benoski Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2015
Thanks for the fave! :)
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Linzero Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
You're welcome!
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Lilyteq Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2014  Hobbyist
Thank you so much for the fav !! Hug 3#  
Here ! Have a cake ! :ihavecaek: 
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Linzero Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
You're welcome!
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DarthWill3 Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Happy birthday! :cake: :party:
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Linzero Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you!
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DarthWill3 Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
No problem.
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Mimzy94 Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014
Thank you for favoriting My OC though I wish people would leave a comment about it. But hey life ain't fair.
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Linzero Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
You're welcome
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Mimzy94 Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014
Great
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