The Pokémon Company is teaming up with San Francisco-based developer Niantic (Ingress) for an augmented reality game called Pokémon Go. The iOS and Android title will let players catch and battle with Pokémon in the real world, and it's due out sometime in 2016. Hit the jump for more.
Starting this week, English speaking trainers can stock up on Slowpoke goods on the PokemonCenter.com site. To celebrate a localized version of that pocket monster's famously chill song has been posted. Check it out after the jump.
A new TV variety program entitled "Shall We Gather at the Pokémon House?" begins airing on TV Tokyo on October 04, 2015, and it's hosted by Pokémon super-fan Shokotan and others. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Pokémon Company has filed a lawsuit to halt the "5th Annual Unofficial Pokémon PAX Kickoff", alleging that the for-profit party's organizers unlawfully used Pokémon IP to advertise their event. Hit the jump to learn more.
Bandai Premium's amazingly ripped Pokémon Red and Blue Brock/Takeshi figure is getting a new rival as pre-orders have launched for the "Tomboy Mermaid" gym leader Misty/Kasumi. Orders are open through October 30th with the 11cm figure selling for 3,456 yen (tax included) ahead of a January 2016 release. Get a look after the jump.
It's day two of PAX Prime, and for today's reports, Baker takes a look at the Pokemon booth, attends a few panels, and has the chance to interview Final Fantasy XIV's Composer, Masayoshi Soken! Read the full story after the jump!
Sometimes the world can seem like a dark place, and then you realize there are people who take the time to do things like recreate the original 1997 Pokémon anime intro in Grand Theft Auto V. YouTube Merfish is behind this creation, which you can see after the jump.