Take Me Out hopeful makes epic Pokémon blunder

Sam Warner
Photo credit: ITV

From Digital Spy

Take Me Out has had its fair share of stupid answers in the past, though one took it way too far on tonight's (January 13) show... at least among Pokémon fans.

Single hopeful Shaun was looking for love, and managed to impress (some) of the women with his bird-speaking skills.

Heck, he even managed to muster a weird safari-themed bird singing piece set to Ed Sheeran's 'Shape of You', which we'll never be able to get out of our heads now.

He bagged a date in the end, and when it came to asking his final two what animal they would be, contestant Sharlene picked... Pikachu. Wait, WHAT...!? that's a Pokémon not an animal.

However, it then got even better, as she said her choice was because he was "small and fiery" - and fans were quick to point out the glaring errors in her answer: