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===Twenty years of Pokémon===
2016 officially marked the [[Pokémon 20th Anniversary|20th anniversary of Pokémon]], and it was celebrated with a re-release of the original [[Generation I]] core series games on the Nintendo 3DS's [[Virtual Console]] worldwide. These games were released on February 27, 2016, coinciding with Red and Green's original release date in Japan in 1996. In addition, there will be further celebrations of the occasion throughout the year.