Pokemons Syndrome – A curse of collection.

You may see us (or just me) reference the dreaded “Pokemons Syndrome”.  This can be surmised thusly;

 

poke·mons  [poke-monz, poke-e-monz]

Noun

  1. Gotta catch ’em all!
  2. Objects of collection desires
  3. Goals; to complete the Pokédex by collecting all of the available Pokémon species.
  4. My Pokemons; let me show you them.

 

syn·drome  [sin-drohm, -druhm]

noun

  1. Pathology, Psychiatry. a group of symptoms that together are characteristic of a specific disorder,disease, or the like.
  2. a group of related or coincident things, events, actions, etc.
  3. the pattern of symptoms that characterize or indicate a particular social condition.
  4. a predictable, characteristic pattern of behavior, action, etc., that tends to occur under certain circumstances: the retirement syndrome of endless golf and bridge games; the feast-or-famine syndrome of big business.