Do you remember the Twitch Plays Pokémon social media experiment? Last year twitter was played Pokémon Red in someone’s avatar on Twitter.
Now that same mastermind is behind the Twitter experiment, this time with a Discord bot that Pokémon fans from around the world can use to play the Generation III game. Pokémon Emeraldtogether.
Yes, the same programmer Constantin Liétard (@screenshakes) is back with a brand new creation. Since the last update, Discord chat has made it all the way to Mauville City. This time inputs are simple keystrokes.
The current party line-up consists of Shroomish, Marshtomp, Sableye, Ralts, Taillow and a Whismur:
I made a discord bot that plays Pokemon Emerald! ✨
We are currently in Mauville, join us: https://t.co/UIjb5tVacT pic.twitter.com/98Up6VaOPH– Constantin Liétard (@screenshakes), May 17, 2021
We promise you we won’t cover the whole thing this time, but if there are major milestones like a gym win or Discord manages to beat the entire game successfully, we will likely give you an update.
To participate, you can join the Discord channel advertised in the tweet above. Will you keep an eye on this Would you like to see the GBA title return one day? Pokémon Emerald? Leave a comment below.