Pokemon Series News


Mew, the original Legendary Pokemon, flies into GameStop today

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 02, 2016 10:22am PST

As part of its ongoing 20th anniversary, The Pokemon Company is sending Mew into GameStop for anyone that owns any of the current generation Pokemon games.


Pokken Tournament burns bright with Chandelure

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 31, 2016 5:36pm PST

The strangest entry into Pokken Tournament so far has been confirmed by creator Katsuhiro Harada, as the chandelier-shaped Chandelure steps into the arena.


Detective Pikachu opens his 3DS investigation in Japan next week

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 26, 2016 10:16am PST

It sounded too strange to be true, but Detective Pikachu is indeed a reality and he'll make his debut in Japan next week.


"They even open with music similar to the new Sherlock series, adorable."

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The first Pokemon Super Bowl commercial now available to watch

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 25, 2016 9:29am PST

Pokemon is kicking off its 20-year anniversary in a big way with the franchise's first Super Bowl commercial.


"The excitement for one of the Super Bowl's most beloved components — the commercials — is ..."

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Pokémon Red, Blue, and Yellow Restore Points Disabled in Upcoming Virtual Console Releases

By Brittany Vincent, Jan 19, 2016 9:35am PST

You'll have to play by the rules just like it's 1998.


"Hmm, interesting. Any word on whether this will affect stuff like Mew Glitch, MissingNo., etc.?"

- No2Rancor see all 2 comments

Pokken Tournament US release date announced

By Daniel Perez, Jan 15, 2016 8:08am PST

Prepare to do some serious battling in Pokkén Tournament in just a few months.


"Nice, it looks like a cool fighter and from what I heard its apparently pretty good."

- valcan_s see all 2 comments

Nintendo celebrates Pokémon's 20th anniversary with New 3DS bundle

By Daniel Perez, Jan 12, 2016 7:30am PST

The New 3DS bundle will launch on February 27th and will come with some bundled games, cover plates, and more.


"For some reason, I want to get a pokemon themed 2DS. No idea why."

- baron calamity see all 2 comments

Pokemon gets steamed with legendary Volcanion

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 14, 2015 11:55am PST

The Pokemon has unveiled the newest Mythical Pokemon to grace Pokemon X, Y, Omega Ruby, and Alpha Sapphire: the steamy Volcanion!


Pokemon GO - 4 Things We Hope to See from Niantic Labs' 2016 Mobile Game

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 10, 2015 9:00am PDT

Niantic Labs, the developer behind Ingress, is getting a crack at the Pokemon franchise in 2016. So here are four things we hope to see from Niantic's first 'GO' at Pokemon.


"In the next few years I'd like to see pokemon Go make it as far as actual holograms to battle ..."

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Pokemon Go is a new mobile game from the creators of Ingress

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 09, 2015 11:18pm PDT

A new Pokemon mobile game has been announced. Pokemon Go will be a new collaboration between The Pokemon Company and Niantic Labs, the creators of Ingress.


"Gonna trade pokemon with those kids but the pokemon are in your van?"

- RikiTiki2 see all 18 comments

Pokemon fighting game, Pokken Tournament, coming to Wii U in 2016

By Daniel Perez, Aug 21, 2015 6:49am PDT

Pokken Tournament will finally give Pokemon fans the game they've been wanting for years. A full-fledged Pokemon fighting game!


"Most of them would already be in Smash but yeah, I see another edition released alongside this."

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Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire gets free Shiny Rayquaza today

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 12, 2015 10:05am PDT

To celebrate the latest expansion of the Pokemon Trading Card Game, owners of the 3DS Pokemon games, Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, are being treated to a free Shiny Rayquaza.


Pokken Tournament will come to the U.S. for location tests

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 22, 2015 11:20am PDT

Almost a year after its announcement, Pokken Tournament has been confirmed for U.S. location tests, according to a recent Reddit AMA with the senior VP for Dave & Busters.


Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon coming to 3DS in winter 2015

By Daniel Perez, May 21, 2015 7:00am PDT

A new Pokemon Mystery Dungeon game is making its way to the 3DS later this year.


Pokemon owners get special Dragonite from GameStop in June

By Ozzie Mejia, May 06, 2015 10:15am PDT

The Pokemon Trading Card Game has released its latest expansion and to celebrate, The Pokemon Company is about to distribute special Dragonites to owners of the latest Pokemon 3DS games.