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

Video: The Pokémon Company creates tribute for all Pokémon Professors to date, from Oak to Kukui

The Pokémon Company has created a special tribute for all main Pokémon Professors to date, from Oak to Kukui. Watch the embedded video below to see footage of Professor Oak, Professor Elm, Professor Birch, Professor Rowan, Professor Juniper, Professor Sycamore and Professor Kukui in their respective games: You never forget your first Pokémon Professor! 👏 … Continue reading Video: The Pokémon Company creates tribute for all Pokémon Professors to date, from Oak to Kukui

Pokémon RPGs 101: All the basics you need to know about core Pokémon games

Setting out on an epic journey with a Pokémon partner by your side can be exciting and fulfilling, but it can also seem a bit daunting if you've not experienced an RPG before. This guide will take you through the basics to get you started on your next Pokémon adventure. To begin with, RPG stands … Continue reading Pokémon RPGs 101: All the basics you need to know about core Pokémon games

Pokémon Crystal and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate reappear on the Nintendo eShop charts for the week ending March 13

Pokémon Crystal and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate have managed to reappear on the Nintendo eShop charts for another consecutive week in Japan: Nintendo 3DS eShop Charts Tobidasu!Nyanko Daisensou (PONOS) Pocket Monsters Crystal (Nintendo) Keito no Kirby Plus (Nintendo) Minecraft: New Nintendo 3DS Edition (Microsoft Japan) Dragon Quest III: Soshite Densetsu e… (Square-Enix) Ice Station Z … Continue reading Pokémon Crystal and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate reappear on the Nintendo eShop charts for the week ending March 13

My Nintendo is offering Happy Pokémon Day cards, Meltan Wallpapers and more Pokémon game themed rewards from now until May 27

One of the latest Nintendo Download posts includes the following featured content: Activities: Happy Pokémon Day! – To help celebrate Pokémon Day, My Nintendo is offering Happy Pokémon Day cards, Meltan Wallpapers and more Pokémon game themed rewards from now until May 27. Have you exchanged your Friend Code from your Nintendo Switch system? Use … Continue reading My Nintendo is offering Happy Pokémon Day cards, Meltan Wallpapers and more Pokémon game themed rewards from now until May 27

Nintendo Download: My Nintendo is offering Happy Pokémon Day cards, Meltan Wallpapers and more Pokémon game themed rewards from now until May 27

This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: Activities: Happy Pokémon Day! – To help celebrate Pokémon Day, My Nintendo is offering Happy Pokémon Day cards, Meltan Wallpapers and more Pokémon game themed rewards from now until May 27. Have you exchanged your Friend Code from your Nintendo Switch system? Use the Happy Pokémon … Continue reading Nintendo Download: My Nintendo is offering Happy Pokémon Day cards, Meltan Wallpapers and more Pokémon game themed rewards from now until May 27

Celebrating 23 years of Pokémon on Pokémon Day

Pokémon Day is an official celebration of the franchise and takes place on the anniversary of its original release. Pokémon Red and Green were first released in Japan on February 27, 1996. It's February 27, 2019, in most parts of the world, which means the Pokémon franchise has officially turned 23 years old! The very … Continue reading Celebrating 23 years of Pokémon on Pokémon Day

Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS games now available on the Humble Bundle Store for the first time, including multiple Pokémon titles across both platforms

Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS games are now available for purchase on the Humble Store, including multiple Pokémon-related titles across both platforms: Nintendo Switch Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu Pokémon Let's Go Eevee Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Pokémon Quest Expedition 3-Pack Bundle Pokémon Quest Expedition Pack Pokémon Quest Great Expedition Pack Pokémon Quest Ultra Expedition Pack … Continue reading Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS games now available on the Humble Bundle Store for the first time, including multiple Pokémon titles across both platforms

Video: 13 differences between Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu & Let’s Go Eevee and Pokémon Red & Blue

The folks at Kotaku have published a special feature that compares 13 differences between Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu & Let’s Go Eevee and the original Pokémon Red & Blue. You can check it out in the embedded video below: Pokemon Let's Go: 13 Differences From Red and Blue Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee are … Continue reading Video: 13 differences between Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu & Let’s Go Eevee and Pokémon Red & Blue