When is a single-player game an MMO? When you hook it up to a chat parser and let everyone fight for controls, much like wrestling with five other people to play a single-player game. Twitch Plays Pokémon
has garnered a great deal of attention based on its quirky premise and execution, but all good things must come to an end. After 16 days of play, the game has finally concluded with victory for the multitudes
The channel is currently counting down to something happening on Sunday morning. Will it be a restart? Another Pokémon
title? An attempt to use a similar premise on another game? No one knows. (Most theories involve a restart or the next generation of Pokémon
titles, though.) You can keep an eye on the page to see what happens next
, or you can just enjoy one of the strangest stories of turning a single-player game into a multiplayer online one... even if it was just for half a month.