The original Pokémon Red and Blue games for Nintendo Game Boy celebrate their 20th anniversary this year, and as part of the festivities, Nintendo is teaming up with Game Center CX in a challenge that will see if Section Chief Shinya Arino will be able to catch `em all. Hit the jump to learn more.
If you're planning on picking up the new Pokemon titles when they debut later this year, you might be interested in also grabbing the special edition guide they're going to be featured in as well. Hit the jump for a sneak peek!
Not all Pokémon are created equal, and a recent online poll on Goo Ranking asked Japanese fans to pick which Starter Pokémon they'd rather start without. Hit the jump to see the top 10 Pokémon that novice trainers would rather not catch.
The Pokémon Cafe - a limited-time collaboration cafe event carried out by The Pokémon Company and PARCO's THEGUEST cafe & diner - is expanding from Shibuya to Singapore as part of a pop-up promotion that will run from May 27 to July 31, 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
If you're itching to try out the augmented reality game Pokémon GO for yourself, Niantic kicked off a field test for North America. You can head to their website to sign up for an opportunity to play, and if selected you'll be able to provide feedback based on the beta version. Hit the jump for more.
Yuruyuri author Namori has been in gamer-mode this weekend. Along with lettings fans know that she picked Team Cosplay in Splatoon's Splatfest, the comedy manga artist shared her take on Pokémon Sun and Moon starters Rowlet, Litten, and Popplio. Get a look after the jump.
The Pokémon Company recently released an advertisement for upcoming Nintendo 3DS game Pokémon Sun and Moon that isn't garnering the expected reaction from Japanese netizens, thanks to bit of background signage that sabotages the heartwarming message of the commercial. Hit the jump to learn more.
If you're looking for some unique ways to celebrate Pokémon's 20th anniversary, how about mixing the catch 'em all franchise with Mobile Suit Gundam? That's exactly what one fan did, and you can see the process involved in making Gundam models themed after Charizard, Blastoise, and Venusaur over at their image gallery. Hit the jump for more.
Today, Nintendo laid out the first details on Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon, and pretty much immediately, fans started chiming in about how starter pocket monsters Rowlet, Litten, and Popplio looked a bit familiar. They then proceeded to pin down where exactly we'e seen the three (and their female trainer before.
Nintendo delivered its promised new information on Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon, including a look at the games' starter Pokémon and western launch dates. The next Nintendo 3DS entry hits North America on November 18, followed by Europe on November 23, and you can meet the starter Pokémon—Rowlet, Litten, and Popplio—after the jump.