Pokémopolis was a massive
civilisation that arose around 1050BD and reached across almost a quarter
founder was a man named
Kato Sai, who channelled his vast knowledge into the
construction of expansive cities. The biggest of these was located to the
west of the territory and contained a temple-like structure called
of Alph. Other cities played host to
advanced laboratories. There, many tests and experiments were
carried out to create and modify Pokémon. These are quite notable for the
techniques involved and also the things accomplished.
research and the uncovering of ancient carvings gave an impression that
the Pokémopolitans were solely a population of misguided humans who had
taken to worshipping Pokémon. It is now understood that some of these carvings were
models used for anatomical reference.
Firstly the Pokémopolitans
created their own personal security force in
Registeel. These golem Pokémon were remarkable in their traits, essentially
living mineral constructs. They are considered to be the predecessors of
modern day mecha Pokémon due to their autonomous
reactions to their surrounding environment. The
Regis were assigned positions of importance, primarily as guards for
indefinitely lasting articles.
were also responsible for the creation of a number of
Pokémon which were stored within unique
capture devices. Numbers of these giant
Pokémon were set loose to terrify surrounding tribes for Emperor Sai to
In the background, some of Emperor Sai's
bio-engineers became restless and planned to overthrow their leader with the
Pokémon creating knowledge they had learned.
Kyogre were brought to life - however,
despite creating means to control these behemoths, the Pokémopolitan
engineers were unable to handle them. Groudon and
Kyogre took to battling - their conflicts resulted in
Sinnoh, more obedient followers
worked on the creation of
However their efforts were brought to a standstill by the Seers of that
region - the newly-formed time and space-bending Pokémon confined to a
realm of Cyberspace while still in suspended animation.
While the Divergence brought
about its own difficulties to the people, it wasn't until Emperor Sai
himself was finally brought to justice that the Pokémopolis dynasty
Many documents were carved
with regards to the Pokémopolitans and their emperor, but time and
mistranslation confused some of the events of this civilisation with that
of the Pokélanteans which followed.
denotes the area covered by the Pokémopolis
dynasty. All of what is today known as
governed by this civilisation, which also spread into parts of Johto and
The Seer primarily
responsible for dethroning Emperor Sai.
Pokémopolitan temple found in Kanto featuring an
impressive carving of Emperor Sai.