Pokemon Series News


Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire gets three more Mega Evolutions and a Shiny Beldum

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 10, 2014 1:00pm PDT

There's another incentive to purchase Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire on November 21, with Nintendo offering up a free Shiny Beldum via an online giveaway. Also, get ready to battle with three more Mega Evolutions!


The Pokémon Center Store is open for business

By Robert Workman, Aug 07, 2014 6:15am PDT

Excuse us while we go buy all the Poke-things.


2014 Pokemon World Championships to stream in August

By Steve Watts, Jul 29, 2014 7:25am PDT

Nintendo and The Pokemon Company have announced the streaming schedule for the Pokemon World Championships, set to kick off on August 16.


Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire adds Mega Metagross

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 15, 2014 4:00pm PDT

A new Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire trailer debuts a new Mega Evolution, along with some other re-designed features.


Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire getting shareable Secret Bases

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 08, 2014 8:00pm PDT

Secret Bases will return to the Pokemon series with Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. This time, they'll be shareable through Streetpass and QR codes.


Pokemon Delta Emerald trademark filed by Nintendo

By Ozzie Mejia, May 29, 2014 4:30pm PDT

Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire were announced earlier this month, but a new Nintendo trademark indicates that Delta Emerald may soon join them.


"There most likely won't be a Emerald release on the 3DS. They're just covering their bases. They ..."

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Pokemon X & Y to debut Fancy Pattern Vivillon after 100 million trades

By Ozzie Mejia, May 24, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Pokémon trading is serious business and business is booming, friends. In fact, the trading numbers for Pokémon X & Y are downright staggering, with over 90 million Pokemon having been traded worldwide through the Global Trading System (GTS). So Nintendo is preparing a rewa...


Pokemon StreetPass game announced for Japan

By Steve Watts, May 15, 2014 2:45pm PDT

Pokemon is getting its own 3DS StreetPass game in Japan, to tie into an upcoming movie release.


Pokemon Art Academy coming this fall to 3DS

By Steve Watts, May 12, 2014 8:00am PDT

Nintendo has announced Pokemon Art Academy is coming to North America this fall. It will take the structure of the Art Academy series to teach lessons on how to draw popular Pokemon characters.


"If they start bring Pokemon games to IOS, i will gladly hand over $$$."

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Pokemon: Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire announced

By Steve Watts, May 07, 2014 7:17am PDT

Nintendo has announced that it is remaking Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire. Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire will launch this November on 3DS.


"Eh I consider it the weakest in the series for me. Though I did skip out on Black and White. ..."

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Pokken Tournament trademark reignites hope for Pokemon fighting game

By Andrew Yoon, May 06, 2014 6:30am PDT

Coupled with a mysterious teaser video released at the Pokemon Game Show in Japan last year, it seems ever more likely that a Pokemon fighting game is in the works.


Pokemon Happy Meals coming to McDonald's

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 28, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Pokemon are invading McDonald's Happy Meals soon.


"They should put Skylander figurines in Happy Meals to seal the fate of human kind."

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PSA: Free Pokmeon X/Y promotion ends today

By Steve Watts, Mar 31, 2014 12:00pm PDT

A promotion offering a free digital copy of Pokemon X and Y with the purchase of a 3DS and selected game is closing after today.


"I'm downloading right now and its painfully slow. I hate how they don't have an "advanced" mode ..."

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Google Maps updated with Pokemon Challenge

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 31, 2014 10:30am PDT

Google has updated its Maps app with Pokemon. And while it may seem like an April Fools joke, it's true: launch the app, hit the search bar, "Press Start," and you'll be able to start hunting down Pokemon.


"So many lines of code to make this, none of which remove the default shake-to-send-feedback in ..."

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Nintendo teases special Pokemon 'Diancie'

By Steve Watts, Feb 14, 2014 10:45am PST

Nintendo has begun teasing a legendary Pokemon called Diancie, seemingly confirming a hacker leak from November that outed to other Pokemon as well.