- Fight Scene Failure: Pikachu will fight with the Gengar doll when interacted with. Afterwards, there's no visual damage to the toy.
- Just Here for Godzilla: Many European players buy this game just for the Jirachi mystery gift. It's even a selling point on the PAL box art.
- Nightmare Fuel: You can make Pikachu walk into the ocean and nearly drown.
- The Ruins of Truth has scary music and visuals.
- Tear Jerker: The end of Meowth's Party, especially after Maddie Blaustein's death.
Meowth: I wish this party could go on forever...