Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire are the newest versions of one of the most beloved and popular video game franchises of all time. These two games are nearly identical. Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire are a remake of the Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire games released 11 years ago on the Game Boy Advance, but die-hard fans will want these new games for the improved graphics, the new flying feature, and the improved DexNav feature that helps you find rare Pokémon.
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Story & Themes
Team Magma (the villain in Omega Ruby) wants to radically increase landmass, while Team Aqua (the villain in Alpha Sapphire) wants to radically increase the size of the oceans. These agendas are villainous because they violate the basic and overriding principal in this game universe, which is balance in all things.
How much are we willing or able to spend on Pokémon games and merchandise?
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What are some ways people's actions affect animals, both wild animals and pets?
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Action/Adventure, Role-Playing (RPG), Strategy/Turn-Based/RTS
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