The Film Theorists: Film Theory: Did Detective Pikachu Prove Pokemon's Greatest Fan Theory?

Published on: Saturday, June 8, 2019

Film Theory: Did Detective Pikachu Prove Pokemon's Greatest Fan Theory?

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Detective Pikachu has done so much better than Pokemon fans - and honestly, everyone else - were expecting. It hits that balance of current relevance and nostalgia. And on top of that, it holds the clues to a ton of Pokemon fan theories! Today Loyal Theorists, we are looking to Ditto. For a long time, fans have speculated on the origins of the pink little blob. I am here to tell you that Detective Pikachu has given us all the clues we need to figure out Ditto's mysterious origins once and for all!

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Writer: Matthew Patrick and Justin Kuiper
Editors: Koen Verhagen and BanditRants
Assistant Editor: AlyssaBeCrazy
Sound Editor: Yosi Berman



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  • Kaylen Is smol

    Kaylen Is smol

     8 minutes ago

    Uh, m e o w ?

  • MiQu


     6 hours ago

    But Proto...

    oops , wrong channel :D

  • 666 duality Angel

    666 duality Angel

     9 hours ago

    This also confirms that humans are pokemon because ditto can transform into people.

  • Toothless AshemonGamer

    Toothless AshemonGamer

     16 hours ago

    Sorry but a lot of people knew ditto was a failed clone of mew but don't get me wrong, i love this channel and it's theories, I just don't get why this is .so big

  • Collaboris Gaming

    Collaboris Gaming

     20 hours ago

    4:42 i was kinda hoping for the great Pokemon war theory, lol

  • Lily Anna

    Lily Anna

     1 days ago


  • Astute Banana

    Astute Banana

     1 days ago

    No love for Warcraft around here :(

  • Ibrahim Studios

    Ibrahim Studios

     1 days ago

    These were Howards FATHERS genetic experiments. Giovanni (leader of team Rocket) funded the experiments in Mewto Strikes Back. Coincidence, I think not!(Howard is Giovannis son)

  • Ibrahim Studios

    Ibrahim Studios

     1 days ago

    In the series ditto is pink

  • neiljuice


     1 days ago

    0:37 no.

  • Lolipop


     1 days ago

    ditto, alone in the daycare: someone pLeAsE come FUCK ME

  • Lily Blodgett

    Lily Blodgett

     1 days ago

    Theory: Humans are also pokemon.

  • Devon1238


     1 days ago +1

    honestly Matpat, I liked your theory of detective pickachu actually being Ash's pikachu better than what the movie actually gave us.

  • EdibleGlowstick


     1 days ago

    couldnt the villan just hijack the mind of his diddo?

  • Jardez the Various 'Decker Ramirez'

    Jardez the Various 'Decker Ramirez'

     1 days ago

    3:20 Oh my Arceus, not only do I share a birthday with Babe Ruth, I share it with Mewtwo. 0_0

  • Hector H

    Hector H

     1 days ago

    Why did they have to cast Ryan Reynolds



     1 days ago

    Make a video about I am mom



     1 days ago

    Make a video bell I am mom

  • Sa bor

    Sa bor

     2 days ago

    1:27 we got a chubby boy

  • MauriceGS - Still Making Videos Since 2009

    MauriceGS - Still Making Videos Since 2009

     2 days ago

    8:18 in the German Version this is even more or less confirmed,

    because Mewtu has the same voice actor as in the first Anime movie in German :D