Building a Pokédex with Astro

Session track
Code & Development
Experience level
50 min


Recently, there has been a shift towards rendering JavaScript apps either on the server or statically. One of those frameworks that's known for generating content-heavy server-side rendered or statically generated apps is Astro. In this talk, I'll give a demonstration to how you can use Astro while building a working Pokédex.

Elevator Pitch

I've given this talk in the past for JSValley ( The talk would contain about 10 minutes of an introduction with slides (see attachment), followed by about 30 minutes of live coding (, to conclude with another 5 minute of slides and Q&A.