Other than the super secret Japanese Lab that Nintendo refuses to acknowledge, have you not ever wondered where Pokémon come from?

Well someone has postulated that Zeus is to blame for the fierce cuteness that is everyone’s favourite Pokémon and Ash’s loyal companion, Pikachu.

I think the artist may be on to something…

Kids of Zeus: The Origins of Pikachu

(Source: BuzzFeed)

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