Polygon explains how Nintendo introduced the Game Boy, Tetris and Pokémon to the West

The folks at Polygon have put together an informative piece to explain how Nintendo introduced the Game Boy, Tetris and Pokémon to the West. Read on below for a few excerpts from the riveting article: "In Japan, the Game Boy would be an easy sell. It was as perfect a device for children and the … Continue reading Polygon explains how Nintendo introduced the Game Boy, Tetris and Pokémon to the West

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Polygon selects Pokémon as the third greatest Game Boy franchise of all time

Polygon writer Jeremy Parish has put together a list of his 30 greatest Game Boy games of all times. Unsurprisingly, the Pokémon franchise made the cut at No. 3 with Pokémon Red, Pokémon Blue and Pokémon Yellow being put into consideration: 3. POKÉMON (SERIES) (GAME FREAK/NINTENDO, 1998) Nearly a decade after the Game Boy’s debut, … Continue reading Polygon selects Pokémon as the third greatest Game Boy franchise of all time

Adorable Pokémon photo: Ash’s Pikachu in 1998 vs 2018

After all these years, the iconic Pokémon mascot is still adorable as ever! Source: @Pokemon

The Pokémon Company confirms Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution will be released outside Japan by sharing iconic Mewtwo quote from Pokémon: The First Movie

The Pokémon Company has revealed that next year’s Pokémon anime movie – officially titled Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution – will premiere in Japan on July 12, 2019. The film was initially announced via a brief teaser that was first shown in 2018. The upcoming movie is being directed by Kunihiko Yuyama and Motonori Sakakibara, while the screenplay is by Takeshi … Continue reading The Pokémon Company confirms Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution will be released outside Japan by sharing iconic Mewtwo quote from Pokémon: The First Movie

Videos: Official trailers for Pokémon the Movie Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution give first look at Mewtwo and Mew

The Pokémon Company has revealed that next year’s Pokémon anime movie – officially titled Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution – will premiere in Japan on July 12, 2019. The film was initially announced via a brief teaser that was first shown in 2018. The upcoming movie is being directed by Kunihiko Yuyama and Motonori Sakakibara, while the screenplay is by Takeshi … Continue reading Videos: Official trailers for Pokémon the Movie Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution give first look at Mewtwo and Mew

Official Nintendo timeline credits Pokémon as the main highlight of 1998

Nintendo of America recently revamped its career section to make it more modern and attractive. It features a page that includes a colorful timeline mentioning major milestones in Nintendo's extensive history. For 1998, the main highlight was introducing Pokémon to the West: 1998 Nintendo introduced Game Boy Color™. Pokémon™, a breakthrough game concept for Game … Continue reading Official Nintendo timeline credits Pokémon as the main highlight of 1998

Topeka officially being renamed to Topikachu for the Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee road trip tour in Kansas on October 27

Topeka is officially being renamed to Topikachu for the Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee road trip in Kansas this Saturday, October 27. This announcement was made by Mayor Michelle De La Isla during a City Council meeting. The “Pokémon Let’s Go Road Trip” experience will be offered from 9 a.m. to 6 … Continue reading Topeka officially being renamed to Topikachu for the Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee road trip tour in Kansas on October 27

Video: Metapod versus Metapod meme features in the latest Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee trailer

The latest trailer for Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee highlights the iconic Metapod versus Metapod meme, which originated 20 years ago. You can check it out in the video below: The Origin of the 20-Year-Old Metapod Meme in the Latest Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Eevee Trailer The latest trailer for Pokémon … Continue reading Video: Metapod versus Metapod meme features in the latest Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee trailer

Video: How to become a Pokémon Master Trainer in Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee

The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo announced today that fans can challenge Master Trainers in Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee. In the upcoming duo of Nintendo Switch games, the fun doesn’t end after the player becomes the Pokémon League Champion. After becoming Champion, the player will encounter Master Trainers who are dedicated to training a particular … Continue reading Video: How to become a Pokémon Master Trainer in Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee

New Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon story arc opening theme song is called Your Adventure

The Pokémon Company has confirmed the first significant time change for Pokémon the Series since 1998 in Japan. The final episode to air in its original slot took place on Thursday, September 13 at 6:55 p.m. JST. After this, there will be a two-week break until Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon resumes playing on … Continue reading New Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon story arc opening theme song is called Your Adventure