Pokémon Candy Comes with an Important Warning

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In the Pokémon game, Rare Candy can be used to increase the level of a Pocket Monster. In Japan, you can buy Rare Candy ("fushigi na ame" or ふしぎなアメ) at Pokémon Centers across the country. But, bad news...

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As the candy's label clearly states, "Even if you eat the candy, you will not raise your Level. Leveling up is dependent on your own effort."


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It's obvious that this isn't real Rare Candy. This is on sale at numerous Pokémon shops around Japan. What's so rare about that? Come on.

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ふしぎなアメ買ってきたwwwwwwwwwww [いたしん!]


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TheFilthyGoat
TheFilthyGoat

So... what does it taste like?