Is Pokemon Dying?

posted on 2000-06-29 15:55 EDT

Soure: AnimeNewsService

Pokemon, which has become a 2 billion dollar a year industry since it's introduction to the United States in 1998 seems to be finally on the way out.

This article on Pioneer Planet tells of dwindling sales and loss of interest in Pokemon good among the 8 to 10 year olds.

"At Anime Crash, the hottest thing is Gundam, a robot cartoon (also from Japan) that airs on the Cartoon Network. ‘’People are going nuts over it,'' said a salesman.

At least for now."

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