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LSESU's Pokesoc is the hub for all Pokemon-related activities at LSE! Formed in 2021, we welcome all fans of the Pokemon franchise whether you love GO, the Anime, the Video Games or the TCG!

LSE Pokesoc is a society designed to bring together members of the LSE community who enjoy any element of the Pokemon franchise. This includes, but is not limited to: the Pokemon Movies, the Pokemon Anime, the Pokemon Video Games, the Pokemon Trading Card Game and Pokemon GO. In the long-term we hope to welcome both current students and alumni (as associate members) to join us for online and in-person events to celebrate the franchise.

We will be driven by member interest as well as the funding available to us. Eventually, the committee would like to acquire a Nintendo Switch console and Pokemon videogames. However, in the shorter term, we hope to purchase some Pokemon TCG decks and teach members to play the game. We also intend to hold movie nights where possible, collaborating with other societies for special events as well as Pokemon GO outing days exploring London with our members.

If you own a console or card deck, please join the society! We will hold BYO (Bring Your Own) events such as gaming tournaments and card-game tournaments. For those who don't own consoles, we intend to purchase Pokemon and Nintendo products to maximise inclusion! In the meanwhile, we will also host online 'Pokemon Showdown' events for those who don't own consoles, as well as perhaps using the new TCG Live app to play online card game tournaments!

We are still in the process of developing our society and events, and to get your input we want to welcome everyone to follow us on Instagram (lsesu_pokesoc) and to join our Discord server (DM our Instagram page to get the link!).

Joining Pokesoc will grant you access to any events we hold in the future, including game and card tournaments, movie nights and our Pokemon GO adventures around London! It helps us hold awesome events for you all in the future too!

Join us Pokemon masters!


Pokesoc Lent Term Elections 2023

Club and Society elections run to elect any members into committee positions for the 2023/24 academic year.

3 posts are up for election.

Nominations are now closed.

The polls open at 09:00 on Wednesday 22 March 2023 (in 47 hours)

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