Pokemon(pocket monsters) are a creature you use to battle or keep you company. You store them in an orange sized ball called a pokeball. When in a battle a pokemon uses attack like tackle to deafeat another pokemon. People who are called pokemon trainers train pokemon and battle them. Other people use pokemon for pets of to guard the house. There are special gyms where a trainer will compete to get a badge. If a trainer gets 8 badges. He/She can compete in the pokemon league. If a trainer deafeats the pokemon league and captures all 150 different pokemon, He/She will be a pokemon master.