Believe it or not, Pokemon celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. The first Pokemon games – Pokemon Red and Pokemon Green – were released in Japan on February 27th, 1996, though they wouldn’t make their way to the US and Europe for more than two years after that. The Pokemon Company tends to enjoy celebrating big anniversaries like this, so … Continue reading
Here at the tail end of the year 2020, Nintendo aimed to celebrate a KIBO stream from the International Space Station. In the mix on this particular event celebration was a new Pikachu delivered via Mystery Gift in Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. If you have either one of these games, this unique, rare, limited edition – whatever you want … Continue reading
There are no doubt many of us out there that know a lot about Pokemon. The franchise has been around for nearly 25 years about this point, so there are definitely some fans out there with an encyclopedic knowledge of the series. Do you know enough about Pokemon to land a job as a Pokemon Consultant? Chinese mega-corporation Tencent is … Continue reading
After the co-op focused Dynamax Adventures, Crown Tundra’s Galarian Star Tournament is a welcome end game for this lone trainer.
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Welcome to the weekend. In tech deals world, this week consisted mostly of a few notable Prime Day 2020 leftovers that hung around after Amazon’s big shopping event. Even those are mostly done now, but in their place are some fresh, new deals you might not have seen before — that is, unless you’ve been deal-hunting on The Verge earlier this week. With every week that goes by, we’re getting closer to Black Friday, so expect the deals to start ramping up.
The Shiny Galarian Ponyta is ready to roll in Pokemon GO. Today’s update to the app allows the Shiny pony Pokemon to appear in the game wherever you might otherwise find a Galarian Ponyta. This includes Rapidash too, of course. This update to the game allowed the extra-sparkly horse appear right alongside Sirfetchd! If you’re looking for Galarian Form Ponyta … Continue reading
The second expansion for Pokemon Sword and Shield, dubbed The Crown Tundra, has officially arrived. This new DLC rounds out the Pokemon Sword and Shield expansion pass following the release of The Isle of Armor over the summer. The Crown Tundra will give players a new area to explore and introduce a number of new Pokemon, including several legendary Pokemon … Continue reading
Fans of Pokémon Sword and Shield are excited about the new DLC content and this leading to some new rumors.Indeed they are bringing the three starter Pokémon which are Fennekin, Chespin, and Froakie.Probably the fans are having no problems with these starter Pokémon, but comparing them with other starter Pokémon can lead to some problems in Pokémon Sword and Shield.Lack of Mega Evolution or the GigantamaxingIn Pokémon Sword and Shield, a total of six starter Pokémon are available from the mainline.Those Pokémon are Charmander, Bulbasaur, Squirtle, Scorbunny, Sobble, and Grookey.Furthermore, the Venusaur, Charizard, and Blastoise also have Mega Evolution forms.However, the Delphox, Greyninja, and Chesnaught aren’t available in Pokémon Sword and Shield yet, neither do they have Gigantamaxing forms.
If you’ve got pokémon on the brain with the imminent release of Pokémon Sword and Shield’s next expansion, Hori’s got lots of good-looking accessories on the way to help you deck out your Nintendo Switch with the beloved pocket monsters, including carrying cases, skins for your Switch Lite, and even themed versions of Hori’s Split Pad Pro grip controller.
Here’s a picture of all of them in one place, as shared by Hori on Twitter:
Calling all Trainers- Prepare for any adventure with our new Officially Licensed Pokémon Switch Accessories! Featuring Pokémon themed controllers, cases, & more. Pre-orders coming holiday 2020. Stay tuned! For more info: https://t.co/vNQfShV0v2 #pokemon #hori #nintendo #switch pic.twitter.com/uWuZ6x7q5Q— HORI...
Beginning with some basic Pokémon news, the Pokémon Go has recently promoted a new Team Rocket event which will make Jessie and James appear more frequently.You will also see legendary Articuno again in Raid Battles.However, the latest mainline installments of the series, Pokémon Sword and Shield, are all set to get The Crown Tundra, which is their second DLC expansion.They might get it sometime this fall.Coming to the new update of the Pokémon Café Mix which will let the players form or join the existing teams and contribute in clearing the special challenges in the Pokémon puzzle game.A new update for Pokémon Cafe Mix is out now.In the latest update, the players can cooperatively clear team challenges with the help of the new team function.Players can create their own team outside their friend list, with the help of 300 golden acorns.
When Pokemon HOME was first revealed, it was pitched as a service that would allow players to consolidate their collections of Pokemon from a number of different sources. We were told that not only would Pokemon HOME accept transfers from the Switch games – Pokemon Let’s Go and Pokemon Sword and Shield, but also from Pokemon Bank on the 3DS … Continue reading
As promised, today The Pokemon Company revealed more details about The Crown Tundra, which is the next expansion for Pokemon Sword and Shield. Today’s presentation lasted just over ten minutes, giving us a few rapid fire details about the expansion and showing off the new region. We also finally got a release date for The Crown Tundra, and it’s dropping … Continue reading
Pokemon has big news Tuesday about the upcoming DLC.
It’s been a couple of months since Game Freak launched the The Isle of Armor, which is the first expansion for Pokemon Sword and Shield. The Isle of Armor is just one of two expansions included in the expansion pass for Sword and Shield, and it looks like we’ll soon learn more about the second one. Game Freak has announced … Continue reading
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Today there’s a bit of a “shady” project in the mix that runs Nintendo Switch games on Android phones. This project is not something you can get your hands on easily, and we certainly would not recommend that you attempt to do so. It would appear that the project utilizes Nintendo coding that was obtained with means that weren’t entirely … Continue reading
This week's Nintendo Switch deals are holding strong, with stock holding across the UK.
Nintendo Switch deals are back in stock at Currys, Very and Amazon this week, with a massive range of bundles on sale right now.
With Pokémon Sword and Shield now available, we decided to rank all eight generations of the Pokémon games.
A new Pokemon TCG Sword & Shield expansion was revealed today with the name “Champion’s Path!” This expansion will be released on September 25, 2020 with a unique new feature. This next release was announced to roll with “various pins featuring Gum logos as well as foil cards representing the partner Pokemon of each Gym Leader. This reflects the Pokemon … Continue reading