I’ve loved Nintendo’s Pokémon series ever since Professor Oak gave me my first Charmander, but I’ve never seen the adorable pocket monsters look quite so…well, it’s a cross between creepy and beautiful, if that makes any sense. Or maybe I just have a messed-up perception of beauty.
This gallery of watercolors, which we originally found via Reddit, showcases some of the most popular Pokémon among the original 151 (minus Togepi, who was a part of the second generation introduced in Gold and Silver). Wednesday Wolf is the artist behind the haunting drawings. He (or she. I’m not really sure what gender to attribute to a name like “Wednesday”) has also done some other incredible gaming-related work that you can see on his (or her) site .