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What are your game headcanons?

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That or the whole pokemon and humans used to be the same like how that one Sinnoh book says in like the Japanese version of the game. :p Humanoid pokemon aren't 'humanoid'. They're just bipedal like humans are.
 
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Apricorns have mystical properties, making the Poke Balls using their shells having those mystical properties that make them useful for catching Pokemon.
 
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Erternatus is one of the "defeated giants" the arceus plates describe.

As for the multiple legends, I think of it as there is one original, and a bunch of underlings or minions of sorts, and I just ignored 2 pages worth of conversation because this is my headcanon, and it has nothing to do with gamefreak resorting to the idea of the multiverse to do whatever they want.
 
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I figured the Golett line's possibility Klutz ability was more to do with them being constructs and thus incurious enough to not put thought into using items.

I think Corphish are native to Kalos. Hoenn's Dex shows it as an invasive species, and it's the only regional dex it appears in normally and originally.
 
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Shiny Pinsir's golden horns run for a ludicrously high price on the black market due to the combined rarity of Pinsir itself as well as the shiny gene, in addition to the difficulty and risk involved in subduing or hunting a Pinsir.

There is an institute in the Pokémon world known as the Global Pokémon Ethics Community (GPEC), a think-tank tasked with researching, debating, and exploring options and avenues of coexistence that are aimed toward creating a more harmonious relationship between humans and Pokémon. They are the largest and most influential organization of their kind, and are responsible for much of the developed world's legislation on Pokémon ownership and breeding, as well as measures intended to counteract and criminalize poaching such as the above example. GPEC hold a very high public standing and a strong reputation, though not all regions adopt their ideas. Disputing GPEC's findings is especially common in regions and provinces that have succumbed to political corruption.

Related to that, breeding Pokémon is not at all like how the game mechanics portray it, at least, not anymore. Around 10 years ago it was, with Trainers being largely free to breed Pokémon without any restrictions, as long as they owned a Trainer's license and were of age 17 or older. But when it was observed that many Trainers were constantly over-breeding their Pokémon in search of high-potential or Shiny Pokémon and then releasing huge numbers of bred Pokémon into the wild, concern quickly grew for the sake of the environment and the bred-but-rejected Pokémon's rights. GPEC spearheaded the efforts to devise countermeasures, and produced the standards by which the breeding community now abides. Examples of some of the more common laws and guidelines that emerged from this include establishing networks of officially recognized (in conjunction with the regional Pokémon League) breeding facilities that receiving greater funding in exchange for submitting to formal inspections and sanctions if found in violation of agreed-upon ethics procedures, raising the age of eligible autonomous breeders to 32 while requiring people below that age to entrust their Pokémon to professional Pokémon Breeders who act as intermediaries for the Trainer's breeding goals (the skill of the Breeder is crucial in meeting these goals), fees for releasing bred Pokémon into the wild (which can legally only be done after a consultation with a Pokémon Ranger, who will help designate a suitable environment for the Pokémon to be released), and the creation of adoption agencies to which bred Pokémon can be given (for a fee) instead of releasing them. Trainers who are caught violating breeding restrictions can incur heavy fines and face legal consequences such as suspension (or in extremely serious instances, revocation) of their Trainer's license. Suspending a Trainer's license does not necessarily mean that their Pokémon will be taken from them, though it does prevent them from participating in battles and from making use of any official breeding facilities.

I think Corphish are native to Kalos. Hoenn's Dex shows it as an invasive species, and it's the only regional dex it appears in normally and originally.
It's in the Galar Dex as well, but yeah, I too like to think it originated from Kalos. Just seems to fit for some reason.
 
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Wild pokemon are less sapient than trained pokemon(maybe it has something to do with human aura or whatever), explaining why in SwSh, wild pokemon count almost completely on their fight-or-flight response when seeing an outsider (humans), and why trained pokemon are more pieceful and learn from experience (EVs).

Eevee (and I guess all the other starters except pikachu) are rare because they have many predators everywhere, but doesn't breed fast enough because of the low amount of females.
 
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Children who are too young to apply for a Trainer's license (the minimum age varies somewhat from region to region, but usually falls around age 10-12) can still participate in Pokémon battles using Pokémon that are lent to them by their (licensed) parents, guardians, or teachers, but it is those adults who must bear the responsibility for any mishaps that might occur while the Pokémon is in the child's care.
 
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It's in the Galar Dex as well, but yeah, I too like to think it originated from Kalos. Just seems to fit for some reason.
Right. So many Pokemon in that game all at once it's hard to keep them all straight.
 
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Humans in the Pokemon world are just another species of Pokemon, but they can have a wider variety of different looks, unlike other Pokemon species and Poke Balls simply don't work on them.
 
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The unused Professor Oak battle from Generation I was originally intended to be a reward for completing the Pokédex.
 
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