Pokemon Black and White Unveiled

Nintendo has revealed the "totally new Pokémon title" it teased in January to be Pokémon Black (DS) and Pokémon White (DS), showing the pair off with the first screenshots.


Described by Nintendo president Satoru Iwata as "the first brand new Pokemon title in 4 years," Pokémon Black and White are scheduled for release in Japan this fall. New Pokémon titles traditionally hit Japan in the fall then the West in the following spring.

Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver--enhanced DS remakes of the 1999 Game Boy Colour titles Pokémon Gold and Silver--were released in North America on March 14.