- Ascended Fan Nickname: Shadows of Almia was the first time an official video game used the Fan Nickname "Eeveelution".
- B-Team Sequel: The first game was developed jointly by HAL Laboratory and Creatures Inc., while the sequels were made by Creatures alone.
- Colbert Bump: The Pokémon Ranger series received a rise in popularity after YouTuber Jaiden Animations made an animated episode detailing her playthrough of Shadows of Almia. One song from the game's soundtrack, the battle theme for Team Dim Sun's grunts, became a meme along with Jaiden's dance animation accompanying it as seen in her video.
- Series Hiatus: The series hasn't seen any new releases since Guardian Signs, which came out in 2010.
Trivia / Pokémon Ranger