It's Super Effective

It's Super Effective


It's Super Effective is a Pokémon podcast that covers the Pokémon anime, the Pokémon movies, the video games (such as Pokémon Sun & Pokémon Moon), competitive Pokémon battling, the Pokémon TCG, Pokémon GO and more! It's Super Effective is an award-winning podcast, and the #1 most downloaded Pokémon podcast on the web. is dedicated to not only bringing exclusive, creative Pokémon content on the internet. To top that off, ISE is dedicated to bringing you weekly laughs and the best coverage of EVERYTHING Pokémon. For more information, visit: #pokemon #pokemongo #pokemonxy #pokemonz #pokemonsun #pokemonmoon #pkmn


279 The Clickbait [Featuring Reversal]  

Featuring Pokémon GO YouTuber, Reversal! Reversal and SBJ talk about clickbait on YouTube, Pokémon GO Fest, spoofers, growing up with Pokémon, and more! Small news section this week because SBJ & Will were both at Gen Con this past week! Reversal YouTube: **NOTE, There is little to no coverage on all the recent Pokémon news due to me being on vacation, we will cover that all in Episode 280! 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:02:30 - News 00:08:20 - Break Music 00:09:00 - Reversal Interview 00:56:10 - Break Music 00:57:00 - House Cleaning 00:58:25 - Post Credits

278 The Seventh Year  

[Live Podcast] Shiny Pikachu in Pokémon GO, new Lycanroc Form, and the 20th Movie coming to theaters! SBJ, Will, and Travis talk about the latest Pokémon news, we cover e-mails about Pokémon based on animals, and Travis leaves us brokenhearted. This podcast was recorded live on YouTube. Sorry for any audio issues in post, it was cleaned up as best as possible. 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:03:00 - News 00:03:05 - Dusk Form Lycanroc 00:11:15 - 20th Pokémon Movie 00:15:15 - Shiny Pikachu in Pokémon GO 00:20:20 - GAME FREAK Interview 00:31:20 - Worlds 2017 Info 00:34:20 - Break Music 01:00:50 - Travis Announcement 00:35:30 - E-mails 01:08:30 - Pokémon of the Week (Piloswine) 01:13:45 - House Cleaning 01:17:00 - Post Credits

277 The New Lycanroc (Dusk Form)  

We are back from the MN PokéCon where we met Professor Oak! *wonderful!* News of a new form (Dusk) for Lycanroc has been shown off for Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon. SBJ and Will have some tips about Raid Legendaries in Pokémon GO. Will explains the new TCG Draft system, GameStop has a Salazzle giveaway, and Unown are spawning in Europe! 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:01:30 - MN PokéCon Recap 00:12:00 - Meeting Professor Oak 00:23:00 - TCG Draft Release 00:26:10 - Pokémon GO Raids 00:34:10 - Salazzle from GameStop 00:35:20 - Dusk From Lycanroc 00:40:30 - Unown in Europe (Pokémon GO) 00:43:45 - Pokémon of the Week (Mawile) 00:47:00 - House Cleaning 00:49:50 - Break Music 00:50:45 - MN PokéCon Recording 01:20:00 - Credits

276 The Pokémon GO Lawsuit & The Ultra Sun/Moon Rumors  

Rumors about Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon surface. We talk about the fallout of Pokémon GO Fest and the new lawsuit that appears for attendees not happy that they had to pay for travel. We also go over the Milwaukee County Parks Pokémon GO issues, new codes for Sun/Moon, and e-mails regarding how we all originally met. 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:06:20 - News 00:13:00 - Niantic Apology Letter 00:36:30 - Pokémon GO Lawsuit 00:49:20 - Break Music 00:50:00 - Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Rumors 01:02:00 - E-mails 01:20:15 - Pokémon of the Week (Kabutops) 01:27:00 - House Cleaning 01:32:20 - Post Credits

Bonus! Pokémon GO Interviews [Featuring Reversal, Trainer Tips, CND, Twintendo, & Pokémon GO Radio]  

SBJ talks with Nick from Trainer Tips, Reversal, CND, Twintendo, and the folks over at Pokémon GO Radio all at Pokémon GO Fest in Chicago. You can find links to all of them on our YouTube page:

275 The Pokémon GO Fest Recap  

We talk about the entire Pokémon GO Fest experience! Talks range from the good that came from the event, and of course, the bad that came from the event. From John Hanke getting boo'd, Pikachu Raids, Unown appearing, Heracross showing up, sunburn, and disappointment... This was recorded the morning after Pokémon GO Fest. 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:02:00 - Pokémon GO Fest Recap 00:35:00 - Break Music 00:36:00 - Pokémon GO Fest Recap 01:59:00 - Post Credits

274 The Unown  

News & details about Pokémon GO Fest, Unown YouTube Video, and the 20th Pokémon moive all talked about in the episode. SBJ and Will talk about the impacting gaming can have on kids and adults, as well as, we talk about our Pokémon of the Week! 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:01:40 - Pre-House Cleaning 00:04:05 - Monster Hunter Podcast 00:08:45 - News 00:10:20 - Pokémon GO Fest 00:32:40 - Mystery Files 00:38:40 - 20th Pokémon Movie 00:51:40 - Break Music 00:52:30 - E-mails 01:16:15 - Pokémon of the Week (Nidoking) 01:21:00 - House Cleaning 01:23:20 - Post Credits Nick's Music: Pokémon GO Fest RSVP:

273 The Pokémon GO Anniversary!  

To commemorate the one-year anniversary of Pokémon GO, be on the lookout for a special Pikachu while exploring your world! SBJ, Will, and Travis talk about Pokémon GO Fest, The Anniversary Box Sale, and North American International Championships! We also go over your e-mails regarding new Pokémon regions and ASMR and other non-Pokémon related questions you all ask. 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:03:00 - News (Pokémon GO) 00:49:45 - Break Music 00:50:30 - North American International Championships 01:02:30 - E-mails 01:36:40 - Pokémon of the Week (Pelipper) 01:43:30 - House Cleaning 01:50:20 - Post Credits

272 The Magikarp Jump Update  

Pokémon GO Raids are still fun! SBJ, Micah, and Travis talk about the Magikarp Jump update and a couple strategies in regards to that. Speaking of strategies, we talk about the 2017 US International tournament happening this past weekend. We also tackle your e-mails about overpriced Pokemon Center goods. 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:04:30 - News 00:22:50 - Pokémon GO Raids 00:49:10 - Break Music 00:50:00 - E-mails 01:27:04 - Pokémon of the Week (Chansey) 01:37:10 - House Cleaning 01:43:00 - Post Credits

271 The Pokémon GO Gym & Raid Update  

All your information regarding Pokémon GO Fest and the changes to the Pokémon GO gym rework. SBJ, Will, and Travis all talk about the new raid system, the free gifts for Sun/Moon, and getting married in Japan with Pikachu. We also address some e-mails and our Pokémon of the Week! 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:02:00 - News 00:07:00 - Pokémon GO Fest 00:30:45 - Pokémon GO Gym & Raid Update 01:00:00 - Break Music 01:01:30 - E-mails 01:27:45 - Pokémon of the Week (Lapras) 01:35:00 - House Cleaning 01:37:40 - Post Credits

270 E3 Recap - Pokémon Switch - Marshadow  

Nintendo E3 Recap. SBJ, Travis, and Will give their impressions on the Pokémon announcement for the Nintendo Switch. We touch on a few other E3 things before talking about Pokémon GO and Marshadow. We tackle your e-mails regarding an open world Pokémon game and give you a moveset for Pokémon of the week! 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:02:00 - Pokémon on Switch (E3 Segment) 00:21:00 - News 00:29:50 - Break Music 00:31:00 - E-mails 01:15:30 - Pokémon of the Week (Bastiodon) 01:19:15 - House Cleaning 01:21:20 - Post Credits

269 Ultra Sun - Ultra Moon - Pokémon GO Fest  

Pokémon GO Fest in Chicago is happening! SBJ and Will break down the Pokémon Direct and talk about Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon. We are still playing Magikarp Jump and we talk about that update too. We go over Pokémon marketing and discuss the state of Pokémon remakes. 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:03:00 - Pokémon GO Fest 00:22:30 - Apple WWDC Pokémon GO 00:25:40 - Magikarp Jump Update 00:28:30 - Pokkén DX on Switch 00:38:10 - Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon 01:04:45 - Pokémon Gold & Silver on 3DS 01:16:00 - House Cleaning 01:23:00 - Post Credits

268 Pokémon Profit - Cycling Road - Tiny Tourney  

Pokémon reports making a net profit of $143.3 million during their last year. We talk about Pokémon GO and still playing it after Adventure Week has come to past. Magikarp Jump is still an active mobile game that we are playing. Tiny Tourney is coming up and we give you a Pokémon that should work alright in it during our Pokémon of the Week. 00:00:20 - Introduction 00:03:00 - News 00:38:30 - Break Music 00:40:00 - New Anime Podcast 00:42:30 - E-mails 01:27:15 - Pokémon of the Week (Heliolisk) 01:33:10 - House Cleaning 01:35:20 - Post Credits

267 Magikarp Jump - Pimp My Ride [Featuring Braxton Burks from  Pokémon Reorchestrated]  

Featuring Braxton Burks! Pokémon: Magikarp Jump is here! We go in-depth about our experiences with this new mobile game. The Pokémon Sun & Moon anime debate never ends, we talk about that. Braxton Burks from Pokémon Reorchestrated joins us to talk about composing Pokémon music. We also talk about the new Pokemon movie debuting in Paris, France, and talk about Pokémon GO too. Interview starts at about 30 mins! Kickstarter Link: Besides our Intro/Outro music, the break music and music during Braxton's interview is all samples from Johto Legends!

266 Adventure Week - Pokémon Anime - Squirtle  

Adventure Week for Pokémon GO (catch those Rock-type Pokémon)! We debate over the new Sun & Moon anime, we talk about Squirtle coming to Build-a-Bear Workshop. E-mails range from losing Pokémon games to asking what Pokémon town we'd want to live in. We also talk about Slash Magikarp coming out in Italy too.

265 Pokémon VGCs - Magikarp [Featuring Joe Merrick from Serebii]  

Featuring Joe Merrick from! (Interview starts at about 48 mins in!) We talk about the AZUL codes, the Magikarp song, and paying to enter the Pokémon National tournament in Indiana as both a player and a spectator. Joe talks about running Serebii, his coverage of Pokémon Sun and Moon, and his thoughts on Pokémon for Nintendo Switch. Micah gives his thoughts on Pokémon contests. There is also the "dreamsicle" story too.

264 Lycanroc - Bidoof - Snorlax [Featuring Pat Baer]  

Featuring Pat Baer! More Pokémon Stars rumors recently came up. Pat talks with SBJ about his love of Pokémon GO and Pokémon Sun/Moon (from the Baer Cave). Micah and SBJ talk more about Lake Park and Pokémon GO. We answer e-mails regarding Sound-type and how to say Pokémon names. Enjoy!

263 Pokemon Sun - Russia - Pokémon GO  

New Pokémon Shuffle update! News about a Russian getting arrested for playing Pokémon GO. Logan gives his thoughts on Pokémon Sun/Moon. Will and SBJ debated about exposure and paying artists.

262 Live - C2E2 - Show  

[Live Show] Recorded live at C2E2 2017. SBJ starts off the show with 6 trivia questions. You hear a lot of "nopes", but they are kept in to give you, the listener, time to answer on your own. The later have is SBJ reading audience questions and counting votes for your favorite BUG type Pokémon! This has been cut down from fully live version!

261 Marshadow - Space Jam - Eggstravaganza  

Pokémon GO Eggstravaganza is here, as well as, Marshadow! We talk about Marshadow being shown during the new Pokémon movie trailer. SBJ shares a Pokémon Easter story, Micah recaps the Midwest Gaming Classic, Will talks about losing his PS Vita. We also answer e-mails regarding the best Pokéball and we give you a moveset for Alolan Muk.

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