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Flight attendants of Japan's All Nippon Airways introduce the airline's new "Pokémon Jet" on June 21, 1999, at Tokyo International Airport.

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Members of the groups Nobody's Angels and Youngstown perform the song "Pokémon World" during a concert prior to the premiere of the animated film Pokémon: The Movie 2000 on July 15, 2000, in Los Angeles.

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Tsunekazu Ishihara (right) co-creator of the Pokémon universe, poses with Pikachu at the Los Angeles Convention Center on May 9, 2000.

Eriko Sugita / Reuters

A Nintendo employee shows off the newly launched Pokémon video games, Pokémon Gold (left box) and Pokemon Silver (right and being demonstrated) at Nintendo's Tokyo office on Nov. 24, 1999.


A Hasbro employee shows off components of the Pokémon Battle Stadium at the company's showroom in New York on Feb. 15, 2000.

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Japanese children participate in a Pokémon card tournament, which attracted some 35,000 people in a weeklong event in Tokyo on Aug. 4, 1999.

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A pair of American boys trade their Pokémon cards on Sept. 27, 1999.

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Ashley Harris, 11, checks out a selection of Pokémon cards at a game store in Ventura, California, on Sept. 2, 1999.

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Kristina Radicia (left) and Scott Radicia look over Pokémon toys received at a Burger King restaurant in Hackensack, New Jersey, on Dec. 21, 1999. Burger King began recalling millions of the toys following the death of a 13-month-old California girl, who suffocated when one covered her mouth and nose.

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On Dec. 27, 1999, Burger King issued a voluntary recall of the plastic balls, similar to the one shown here.

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M2M perform the Pokémon theme song at a store in New York City on Nov. 9, 1999.

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People try the "Odotte Pikachu" or "Please dance, Pikachu" game machines during the 37th Amusement Machine Show in Tokyo on Sept. 10, 1999.

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People preview the new Nintendo 64 game Pokémon Stadium, in Westminister, California, on March 5, 2000.

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Children play with Pokémon toys in Makuhari, Japan, on Jan. 23, 2000.

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A brother and sister watch an episode of the Pokémon television show on April 6, 2000.

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Customers shop for Pokémon memorabilia at the Pokémon Center in downtown Tokyo on Nov. 21, 1999.

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Fake Pokémon cards seized by French customs in Lyon, France, on April 6, 2000.

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Kids in New York City line up to purchase Pokémon merchandise on Nov. 12, 1999.

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The Pokémon mobile arrives at the film premiere of Pokémon: The First Movie in Hollywood on Nov. 6, 1999.