The Pokemon Company News


Pokemon Sun and Moon starters and release date revealed

By Daniel Perez, May 10, 2016 6:33am PDT

It's been a few months since we first learned about Pokemon Sun and Moon, but today, we finally have new details, including when it's releasing.


Pokemon Go beta gameplay video leaks

By Daniel Perez, Apr 26, 2016 1:17pm PDT

Footage from the Pokemon Go beta has leaked online, showing us what kind of experience we can expect from the upcoming app.


"ugh. it's as bad as I feared. This is going to have some child protection advocates going nuts ..."

- daggot see all 4 comments

Pokemon live-action film may be in the works

By Daniel Perez, Apr 15, 2016 7:38am PDT

Could a live-action Pokemon film be coming to the big screen?


"Yep. You could say that they were the very best, like no movie ever was."

- sarcaz see all 6 comments

Yummy Mart celebrates Pokemon's 20th anniversary with special lingerie line

By Daniel Perez, Apr 13, 2016 8:10am PDT

Taking a Pikachu at this line will definitely make you Squirtle.


"The Pikachu bra and panties shown are fake and not for sale, wife disappointed."

- classicfork see all 14 comments

Pokemon GO first details, screenshots revealed

By Steve Watts, Mar 24, 2016 7:50am PDT

Gotta catch 'em all? Go check out some landmarks.


"The reply makes no sense. Haxim: I'm not urban, don't care Tmwtb: uh, you can totally play this ..."

- anhero see all 15 comments

Pokken Tournament review: It's Not Very Effective

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 15, 2016 6:00am PDT

Pokken Tournament entered the arena with a lot of potential, but it sadly can't live up to its lofty premise. Our review.


Pokemon Bank adds Regirock, Regice, and Registeel as incentives to join

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 11, 2016 10:05am PST

A trio of special mythical Pokemon with unique Hidden Abilities are being offered as an incentive to pick up the 3DS Pokemon Bank app. And given that you'll need it to bring Red, Blue, and Yellow Pokemon to Sun and Moon later this year, it may be worth the investment anyway.


PSA: Celebi is now available for Pokemon X, Y, Omega Ruby, and Alpha Sapphire for a limited time

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 29, 2016 5:27pm PST

Legendary Pokemon #251 from the Pokemon Gold/Silver generation is available now in the current generation of Pokemon games, as part of the series' continuing 20th anniversary celebration.


Pokemon: Five of the Biggest Differences Between Red/Blue/Yellow and Today's Generation

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 26, 2016 12:30pm PST

Nostalgia can be a great thing, as many Pokemon players will discover tomorrow when Pokemon Red, Blue, and Yellow hit Nintendo 3DS. But not everything is best left in the past. Today, Shacknews looks at five of the biggest differences from the first generation of Pokemon to ...


Pokemon Rumble World gets retail version in April 2016

By Daniel Perez, Feb 19, 2016 12:28pm PST

While there's still microtransactions included, the retail version is giving players a lot of Poke Diamonds and a tool to earn more each day.


Nintendo launches Pokkén Tournament eSport competition in Spring 2016

By Daniel Perez, Feb 18, 2016 8:24am PST

Do you want to be the very best? Like no one ever was?


Pokemon unveils artificial monster Magearna

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 14, 2016 8:00pm PST

The Pokemon Company has unveiled the next mythical Pokemon to hit the series and it is not created by nature, but by man. This is Magearna!


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."

- RaptorII see all 6 comments