Tag Archives: pokemon
Tue, Oct 02, 2012 | 11:22 BST
Pokemon developer Game Freak has explained why its core Pokemon series hasn’t changed much since Red and Blue first hit the Game Boy in 1999. Director Junichi Masuda has explained why, like many established series, the key to longevity is balance.
Mon, Oct 01, 2012 | 09:50 BST
Pokemon developer Game Freak has released a new trailer for the incoming 3DS eShop download Pokedex pro. The app also includes a quiz game called Pokemon Challenge that tests your knowledge of the enslaved creatures. Watch it below.
Tue, Sep 25, 2012 | 10:30 BST
Rhythm Hunter: Harmo Knight is the latest 3DS game from Pokemon studio Gamefreak. The developer wants to bring the game to European markets, and is currently negotiating with Nintendo on the matter.
Wed, Sep 19, 2012 | 11:01 BST
Forza Motorsport developer Turn 10 has revealed Pokémon as one of its key influences, and explains the game’s emphasis on collecting and trading cars.
Fri, Sep 14, 2012 | 11:04 BST
Pokemon Mystery Dungeon has been announced for 3DS.
Wed, Aug 29, 2012 | 13:03 BST
Harmo Knight is the next game from Pokemon studio Game Freak. The colourful rhythm-action adventure title was unveiled by Satoru Iwata during the latest edition of Nintendo Direct.
Fri, Aug 17, 2012 | 09:29 BST
It was all yellow.
Thu, Aug 09, 2012 | 11:42 BST
Pokemon Black and White 2 has received another new animated trailer. It doesn’t show any gameplay but it gives a flavour of arena battles and some of the Pokemon waiting to be enslaved.
Tue, Aug 07, 2012 | 10:02 BST
3DS is getting two new Pokémon apps ahead of new editions of Pokémon Black and White. Nintendo has dated the new releases for Europe.
Wed, Aug 01, 2012 | 16:24 BST
Nintendo will launch Pokédex 3D Pro to tie in to the release of Pokémon Black Version 2 and Pokémon White Version 2 on November 8 in the US.
Wed, Jul 04, 2012 | 23:11 BST
That’s a lot of Pokémon. And that’s a lot of 2′s.
Fri, Jun 22, 2012 | 08:54 BST
New Super Mario Bros. 2 will launch on 3DS in Europe on August 17, two days prior to its US release on August 19. New Super Mario Bros. 2 features a strong focus on Mario’s iconic gold coins; it seems it is all about the money, after all.
Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask, a new 3DS title in the popular, long-running puzzle series is also incoming, with the news that it will feature a new free puzzle every day for 350 days after launch. Nintendo Direct trailers for both New Super Mario Bros. 2 and Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask, as well as videos for Pokemon, Pikmin, Kirby and eShop’s 8-bit Summer collection can be found elsewhere on VG247.
Tue, Apr 17, 2012 | 14:39 BST
Enterbrain has released its monthly sales report and for the second month in a row, Namco Bandai held the largest software market share in Japan for the February 27 through March 25 period with 26.8%.
Mon, Mar 26, 2012 | 00:47 BST
Weekly Japanese TV show Pokémon Smash has another exclusive reveal scheduled for next week.
Sat, Mar 10, 2012 | 19:48 GMT
At first we thought Pokemon Adventure Camp had something to do with the event of the same name which took place at GuilFest in Surrey last year; however, as Siliconera points out, the trademark was filed by Nintendo, the Nintendo-exclusive game developer Game Freak, and Nintendo subsidiary Creatures, Inc. Whole ‘otta Nintendo going on with this, isn’t there? Furthermore, the site points out it’s a game trademark, not a festival trademark, so if this pans out, we could be looking at another Pokemon game in our future. [image]
Thu, Mar 01, 2012 | 23:00 GMT
Nintendo has announced the latest Pokemon as Meloetta, a genderless Melody Pokemon which will appear in the next Pokemon movie. This is the third Pokemon to be announced for Black 2 and White 2 after Keldeo, Black Kyurem and White Kyurem which brings the total number of Pokemon to 648 entries. Pokemon Black 2 and White 2 are set for a fall release in the US and Europe after being announced over the weekend after first teasing it on Pokemon Smash. Thanks, D’toid.
Fri, Feb 24, 2012 | 18:13 GMT
Pokémon game director Junichi Masuda has said Japanese viewers of the Pokémon Smash TV Show can look forward to a “very important announcement” this week.
Wed, Feb 22, 2012 | 05:03 GMT
Don’t clone Pokémon games and try to sell them. The Pokémon Company is not amused.
Mon, Feb 20, 2012 | 22:40 GMT
Siliconera reports Pokémon director Junichi Masuda has hinted a new game announce may happen soon. Speaking to fans at a Q&A event, and later following up on Twitter, the developer said those keen to hear about ne games should watch Pokémon Smash, a weekly Japanese TV show. No announcement was made during Sunday’s episode. Despite Gamefreak’s protestations, several signs point at an upcoming Pokémon Gray followup to 2011′s Black and White, possibly for 3DS.
Thu, Jan 05, 2012 | 04:16 GMT
The inevitable 3DS Pokémon game may be just around the corner.