Tag Archives: pokemon
Tue, Jul 02, 2013 | 01:42 BST
Ahead of the launch of Pokémon X & Y, Nintendo has announced plans to retire Global Link for the Black & White games.
Mon, Jul 01, 2013 | 08:47 BST
Nintendo released a limited edition Pokemon-branded 3DS XL console in Japan this month, and it’s been given the photo treatment for anyone who likes to stare longingly at things they probably won’t be able to own.
Sat, Jun 29, 2013 | 18:43 BST
Pokémon Trading Card Game and video game players will vie for the 2013 Pokémon US National Championship title next week in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 | 23:44 BST
The best of Europe’s Pokémon trainers are off to Canada for the 2013 Pokémon World Championships, having battled it out for the regional crown last week.
Wed, May 15, 2013 | 16:35 BST
An Eevee Edition of 3DS XL has been announced for Japan for release in the Pokémon Centres across he region. It will only be available through a lottery, and applications are being taken now through June 3, according to Serebii. Those who are lucky enough to win the draw, will then be able to purchase the handhled for ¥18,900 ($185) come June 22. Sorry importers willing to spend what would likely be thousands for it on eBay, the system is region locked.
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 13:38 BST
Sat, May 11, 2013 | 19:23 BST
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 14:05 BST
We’ve got a couple news nuggets for Pokémon fans today pertaining to the Deoxys distribution event which is going on now for Black and White 2, and news on the adventures included in X and Y will be featured on Pokémon Smash soon.
Thu, May 09, 2013 | 09:01 BST
Nintendo is to bring the previously arcade-only spin-off Pokemon Tretta Lab to the 3DS in Japan this year – and the game includes a hefty-looking accessory for the machine.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 | 05:29 GMT
Nintendo of America’s official Pokémon Twitter made an interesting comment on Twitter overnight, promising “exciting news for Pikachu fans coming up tomorrow”. AllGamesBeta suspects the Pikachu-themed 3DS XL may be making its way to North America, and after looking at the teaser image, it certainly seems possible.
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 | 12:50 GMT
Pokémon is getting the official magazine treatment in the UK. The first issue drops March 20th.
Thu, Feb 07, 2013 | 20:25 GMT
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity is getting local four-player co-op in Companion Mode, Nintendo has announced.
Thu, Jan 31, 2013 | 00:06 GMT
Nintendo revealed total worldwide sales for a select number of titles in its Q3 earnings report this morning. According to the firm’s figures, the best-seller for the period was Pokémon Black and White 2 with 7.63 million units sold. The DS title was followed by New Super Mario Bros. 2 on 3DS for 5.96 million, Animal Crossing: New Leaf on 3DS with 2.73 million sold in Japan-only, New Super Mario Bros. U on Wii U with 2.01 million, and Nintendo Land sold with Wii U moving 2.33 million. The next title on the Pokémon docket is Pokémon X and Pokémon Y for 3DS, slated for release in October. Thanks, Siliconera.
Tue, Jan 22, 2013 | 12:45 GMT
Pokemon fever continues as Nintendo’s rather lovely (and yellow) Pikachu 3DS XL console has been announced for sale in Chile. The news provides gamers with hope that an American and European release won’t be too far off.
Mon, Jan 14, 2013 | 14:25 GMT
Nintendo has released a set of teasing screenshots to ramp up hype for the upcoming Pokemon X and Y titles. Does the capabilities of the 3DS overhaul the series? Take a look right here.
Mon, Jan 07, 2013 | 14:55 GMT
Mon, Nov 12, 2012 | 11:28 GMT
Nintendo is a big cold on the whole limited edition 3DS models thing here in Europe, so it’s nice to see that we’re getting the Pikachu yellow edition before the year is through. Check out the packshot and design below.
Fri, Oct 26, 2012 | 11:59 BST
Pokemon fans in Japan are going to love this one. Nintendo is launching a new Charizard 3DS XL console, which comes with a rather nifty decal of everyone’s favouite fire-breathing beast. Check it out below.
Tue, Oct 16, 2012 | 08:20 BST
Pokemon Black & White 2 launched last week to stellar reviews – check out all the scores here – and both games are the focus of Nitnendo’s latest instalment of ‘Iwata Asks’ in which the company president Satoru Iwata asks developers questions regarding their game, including the issue of 100-player multiplayer missions. Check out some choice quotes below.
Tue, Oct 09, 2012 | 03:23 BST
PETA has put together a Pokémon parody game in which Pikachu must throw off the chains of enslavement and make a bid for freedom. You can check it out here but be warned; it’s actually a little bit confronting, even though the creatures in question clearly do not exist. The animal rights activist group used Mario’s Tanooki suit and “Super Tofu Boy” in a similar parody-game campaigns to draw attention to its more serious real-world activities.