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1st Logo
(Feburary 27, 1996-June 16, 2000)
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: On a white BG, a gray star shoots by from the top right of the screen to the bottom left. The Game Freak logo, which is a blobby black circle with a "G" on it, appears with "GAME FREAK" written below. Stars fall from the logo.

Variant: If you play Pok
émon on the Game Boy Color, the logo becomes colorized. The stars and the "G" are the color of the game you're playing. On the Super Game Boy, Pokemon Stadium's GB Tower mode,and Pokemon Yellow on the Game Boy Color, the "G" is yellow and the stars are rainbow colored.

Japanese variant: The Japanese variant seen on Pocket Monsters: Blue/Red/Green/Yellow versions is the same one as the American version, but "PRESENTS" appears briefly before the game starts.

FX/SFX: The star, the logo flashing. Pretty standard graphics for the Game Boy.

Music/Sounds: A shooting star sound which sounds similar to the move Metronome on the Pokemon games.

Availability: Can be found on copies of Poké
mon Red, Pokémon Blue, Pokémon Yellow, and Pokémon Green (Japan only) for the Game Boy.

Scare Factor: None to low.

2nd Logo

Logo: On a black BG, the Game Freak logo Appears. A yellow star falls onto the logo, it explodes into little stars and at the same time, GAME FREAK INC. Appears below. The Black BG turns into a Dark Blue BG.

FX/SFX: The Star Moving and exploding, The Text sliding in.

Music/Sounds: None, Its a Silent Logo.

Availability: Seen onClick Medic
for the PlayStation. the game was only released in Japan, so it is a tough find.

Scare Factor: None.

3rd Logo
(October 14, 1999-May 11, 2001)
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Logo: On a black or white BG, a yellow star spirals into the center of the screen, causing the Game Freak logo from before to appear, only with the "G" yellow and the text white. Yellow bubbles float from the logo, and "PRESENTS", in slightly smaller text, appears below.

FX/SFX: The star and bubbles.

Music/Sounds: A high-pitched twinkling sound based on the 1st logo.

Availability: Seen on Poké
mon Gold and Pokémon Silver for the Game Boy Color.

Scare Factor: None to low.

4th Logo
(December 14, 2000-November 1, 2001)

Logo: On a black BG, a pink blob drops down from the center of the screen and bounces once, revealing it to be the Pok
émon Ditto (Metamon in Japan). It then morphs into a yellow Game Freak logo, and "GAME FREAK", in white, appears below, alongGame Freak - CLG Wiki with "PRESENTS" in slightly smaller text.

FX/SFX: Ditto/Metamon's animations.

Music/Sounds: A couple of "thud" sounds, followed by a "morphing" sound, and ending with a short jingle.

Availability: Seen on Poké
mon Crystal for the Game Boy Color.

Scare Factor: None to low.

5th Logo
(November 21, 2002-October 21, 2005)

Game Freak - CLG WikiLogo: In a forest, we see a bubble floating down. It drops into the water, followed by two more bubbles dropping down. After the bubbles are finished, the Game Freak logo, in blue, fades in, with "GAME FREAK" in white over it with "PRESENTS" in green below. We pan up to the opening to the game.

Variant:A different version is found onPokémon Emeraldwhere the logo appears earlier than usual in a bubble like fashion instead of a fade. This version also doesn't have "Presents" at the bottom of "Game Freak" and it zooms in at the end.

FX/SFX: The logo fading-in and fading-out.

Music/Sounds: The intro of the game.

Availability: Seen on Poké
mon Ruby and Pokémon Sapphire for the Game Boy Advance.Also on Emerald.

Scare Factor: None.

6th Logo
(January 29-September 23, 2004)

Logo: Exactly like the 1st logo, but it's different. On a black background, the star is bigger and slower, leaves a star trail to form the Game Freak logo, and the words Game Freak fade in over the G.

Japanese variant: The Japanese variant is the same as the 1st logo, as the word"PRESENTS" appears briefly before the game starts.

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FX/SFX: The star, the logo flashing. It's just a remake of the first logo.

Music/Sounds: A little quiet, peaceful song.

Availability: Seen on Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen on the Game Boy Advance.

Scare Factor: None.

7th Logo

Logo: On a brick wall, we see the white Game Freak logo. The camera pans to the right and the wall starts to burst, then we briefly see a red spiral thing from the logo Game Freak (2006)of the game zooming in and rotating.

FX/SFX: The Camera panning to the right, The Wall Breaking.

Music/Sounds:Drill Dozer's Opening Theme.

Availability: Seen on Drill Dozer for the Game Boy Advance.

Scare Factor: Low. The action (accompained by the fast music) may be sudden for some.

8th Logo
(September 28, 2006-May 22, 2009)
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Logo: Stars go from the top screen to the bottom then the Game Freak symbol appears in gold. More stars fall to create the text on the bottom screen saying:


FX/SFX: Stars falling.

Music/Sounds: Dramatic music.

Availability: Seen on Pokémon Diamond and Pokémon Pearl on the Nintendo DS. On Pokémon Platinum there's a little
Game Freak symbol on the left side of the text on the bottom screen. Other than that, it's identical.

Scare Factor: Low, due to the music.

9th Logo
(September 12, 2009-April 2, 2010)

Logo: Nearly the same as the Pokemon Platinum variant of the 8th Logo except it cuts to a scene of the ocean, then either Ho-Oh or Lugia fly toward you and the screen fades to white.

FX/SFX: None at first. then a sun moves.

: Bells Tolling.

Availability: Seen on Pokémon Heart Gold and Soul Silver on the Nintendo DS.

Scare Factor: None to low. The bells tolling gives it a creepy feel. Lugia or Ho-Oh flying towards you is also a bit creepy.

10th Logo
(September 18, 2010-October 12, 2012)

Logo: On a black background, we see a
bluish-white star with a trail. It then goes down to an surface with a spotlight, then explodes in the cyan-pink cloud, forming the letters "G", "A", "M", "E", "F", "R", "E", "A" and "K". The words take place, and then the Game Game Freak (2011)Freak symbol fades in from the left. The symbol then flashes, and then the words shine. Then the logo fades out.

FX/SFX: The star, the explosion, the words taking place and the fading.

Music/Sounds: Ambient humming and futuristic sounds, such as laser sounds and an echoed glass shattering sound when the star explodes, then the ambient humming sound morphs into a choirs that abruptly changes to a logo jingle playing in reverse when the logo shines.

Availability: Seen on Pokémon Black, Pokémon White, Pokémon Black 2, and Pokémon White 2 on the Nintendo DS.

Scare Factor: Low. The star exploding and the sounds can unnerve some.

11th Logo

Logo: The Game Freak logo from the last logo fades in and out.

FX/SFX: The fade in and out.

Music/Sounds: None

Availability: Seen on HarmoKnight on the Nintendo 3DS.

Scare Factor: None.

12th Logo
(October 12th 2013)

Logo: Just an in-credits text on the title screen reading:


The Game Freak Symbol is seen on the left as usual.

FX/SFX:The fade in and out.

Music/Sounds: The title screen music, which is the Pokémon theme.

Availability: Seen on Pokémon X and Y on the Nintendo 3DS, at the end of the title screen's animation when the game is left idling there; thus it is possible to complete the game without even seeing the logo once.

Scare Factor: None.

13th Logo

Logo: We Pan across a forest with 2 Beautifly flying, And come across the pond, A Skitty and a Zigzaggon's Tail are showing and then disappear. Then, The bubble from the 5th logo appears on the leaf, it then falls into the pond, and then 2 more drop, and then PRESENTED BY fades in. Followed by
GAME FREAK and the Game Freak Symbol is seen on the left. The camera then pans to MtChimney, The logo fades out as Latias/Latios fly to the mountain, thenthe game's intro starts.

FX/SFX:Just About Everything

Music/Sounds: A remixed version of the Opening theme from the original Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire.

Availability: Seen onPokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphireon the Nintendo 3DS.

Scare Factor: None.

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amymina5 N in the 8th logo? 1 Feb 2 2013, 12:58 PM EST by amymina5
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On the 8th logo, after the animation, don't we see N?
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amymina5 1st Logo 4 Sep 15 2012, 4:42 AM EDT by amymina5
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I see the 1st logo when I play Pokemon Red on the Game Boy at my school. Has anyone else played Pokemon Red on the Game Boy at their school?
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SamehBatarseh2 A Drill Dozer logo 0 Jul 23 2012, 8:06 PM EDT by SamehBatarseh2
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Can somebody add a Game Freak logo used on "Drill Dozer"?
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