There are many Counterfeit Pokemon games and I want to teach you how to watch out for them so that you don’t get ripped off.

Authentic vs Counterfeit HG SS copy

Not only are the counterfeit games illegal, but they are also missing key features. An example of this can be seen with the Pokemon HG/SS that is pictured on the bottom. It is missing the Infrared sensor and without it there is no way to connect the Pokewalker to the game, taking out one of the best parts of the game. The authentic ones pictured above are translucent black and includes the infrared sensor. The text font is also incorrect on counterfeit games.

Authentic vs Counterfeit Diamond Pearl 3

The most obvious flaw in the counterfeit Pokemon Diamond and Pearl games pictured on the bottom appear darker than the authentic ones. Pearl is pretty distinct missing almost all of the red hue that the real one above has.

Authentic vs Counterfeit PlatinumCounterfeit Pokemon Platinum…

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