Film Theory: Did Detective Pikachu Prove Pokemon's Greatest Fan Theory?

  • Published on:  Saturday, June 8, 2019
  • SUBSCRIBE for More Film Theory! ► Pikachu has done so much better than Pokemon fans - and honestly, everyone else - were expecting. It hits that balance of current relevance and nostalgia. And on top of that, it holds the clues to a ton of Pokemon fan theories! Today Loyal Theorists, we are looking to Ditto. For a long time, fans have speculated on the origins of the pink little blob. I am here to tell you that Detective Pikachu has given us all the clues we need to figure out Ditto's mysterious origins once and for all!Get yourself some NEW Spring Theory Wear!! ► #Pokemon #Ditto #PokemonTheory #Mew #MewTwo #FilmTheoryNeed Royalty Free Music for your Content? Try Epidemic Sound.Get Your 30 Day Free Trial Now ► FILM THEORIES Credits:Writer: Matthew Patrick and Justin KuiperEditors: Koen Verhagen and BanditRants Assistant Editor: AlyssaBeCrazySound Editor: Yosi BermanSources:
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  • Thomas Starbuck

     12 days ago

    Detective Pikachu: I made the best video game movie that everyone likesSonic Movie: Hold my beer(Drops beer)

  • Noneof yourbeeswax

     12 days ago

    Thomas Starbuck😎👌 made ya look

  • Black Ninja

     12 days ago

    It’s really not the best tho

  • Festive Funtime Amphibian

     8 days ago

    "At this point, how can you not believe in climate change?!" - Pikachu, Detective Pikachu

  • vit

     23 hours ago

    *They got pokemon to deal with climate change.**We don't. We're fucked.*

  • Niclas Martinsen

     2 days ago

    One of the best lines in the movie

  • Bird Guy9327

     4 days ago

    In one of the Pokédex books it explicitly says ditto was a failed clone of mew

  • lisandra Enriquez


    @Vixsul I know right! Like, I already knew that whenever you tried to make new with those machines and you failed you would get ditto. I think I learned this when I was watching Minecraft Pokemon videos.

  • Vixsul

     2 days ago

    I thought this was already confirmed when was this a theory???

  • Top code tech hax

     8 days ago

    Matpat: shows clear image color video on game boyMe: slow down there buckaroo

  • lollipopsie _

     7 days ago

    everyone else: I love detective pikachu because [insert good reason here]me: b-bowbsor.... bulbsur,,,, boulbisor;; bulbisor;,.,..,;; bulbsor

  • ToxicSydney


    Detective pikachu: Let's make a live action and people won't try to copy it.Sonic, Aladdin, Lion king,: Let's do a live action and This is totally NOT COPYING.

  • HybridTheGamer

     2 days ago

    @CringeContent 2104 how the fuck did you know that sir

  • The Film Theorists

     12 days ago

    Sonic Team: Let's make a live action movie!Detective Pikachu: I'm about to end this man's whole career.

  • Eeveelo

     2 days ago

    The Film Theorists YES

  • Devaughn Torsney

     2 days ago

    is that a Plants Vs Zombies meme?

  • Jordan d'souza

     5 days ago

    Yeah in the official handbook, they literally say it’s a failed clone of mew

  • paladab

     3 days ago

    *mat crying in the corner* i worked so hard for nothing

  • Jennifer Symoon

     4 days ago

    Not only that but their connection is also highlighted in Pokémon GO missions

  • Chard

     10 days ago

    Marvel: "Infinity war is the most ambitious crossover event in history"Mat: hold my merch

  • Non-Ugandan Knuckles

     7 days ago

    Marvel: "Infinity War is the most ambitious crossover event in history."Lamb Chops about to appear on Sesame Street: "Hold my juice bottle."

  • Curtis LeBlanc

     9 days ago

    Sakurai: I already did that. :/

  • Ambar Marrero

     6 days ago

    So MatPat... where is the promised Bandersnatch theory huhhhhh????I was really looking forward to it😭

  • DLZ PlayZ

     5 days ago

    Yah, where is it?

  • Ayano Aishi

     2 days ago

    but what if ditto will evolve to mew and mew to mewto what if? naaa just kidding