The first couple months of 2024 are stacked with huge video game releases, between Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth, Final Fantasy VII: Rebirth, and Tekken 8. So, of course, “Pokémon with guns” is the one that steals all the thunder.
You may have heard about Palworld. It’s a, er, quirky survival game that indeed involves creatures that look a lot like Pokémon (enough that there have been plagiarism accusations) with firearms, among other things.
The point is that Palworld is weird, in good and bad ways. The entire things feels a little sleazy and it’s slightly confusing that it’s on Xbox Game Pass.
But you’re probably wondering exactly how it’s weird. Here are four bizarre things you can do in Palworld.