Video: Full Deoxys Mythical EX Raid Battle and catch in Pokémon GO

Niantic has confirmed that the newest Mythical Pokémon added to Pokémon GO is none other than the DNA Pokémon, Deoxys, which is now available for the first time via EX Raid Battles. This Psychic-type Mythical Pokémon can be challenged in its Normal Forme as of the latest cycle of EX Raid invitations. You can become eligible to receive an EX Raid Pass … Continue reading Video: Full Deoxys Mythical EX Raid Battle and catch in Pokémon GO

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Game Freak was initially experimenting with a more photorealistic look for Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee

The folks at IGN recently had an opportunity to speak with Game Freak director Junichi Masuda and lead game environment designer Kensaku Nabana about Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee. “We imagined it would be in more of a home setting, where there's kids and parents and siblings,” Masuda told IGN about playing … Continue reading Game Freak was initially experimenting with a more photorealistic look for Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee

Motion controls cannot be disabled in Pokémon Let’s Go but aren’t required in handheld mode if kept on flat surface

It turns out that motion controls are not required to catch Pokémon while playing Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee in handheld mode on Nintendo Switch, according to a statement from Nintendo. Here’s the full statement provided to IGN by a Nintendo representative: “Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Let’s Go, Eevee! do not … Continue reading Motion controls cannot be disabled in Pokémon Let’s Go but aren’t required in handheld mode if kept on flat surface

Pokémon in Detective Pikachu movie are “incredibly real” like animal characters in Guardians of the Galaxy, Jungle Book and Fantastic Beasts

During a recent interview with IGN's Joshua Yehl, POKÉMON Detective Pikachu director Rob Letterman likened the appearance of Pokémon in the upcoming film to how animal-like characters appear in critically-acclaimed movies such as Guardians of the Galaxy, Jungle Book and Fantastic Beasts: “They’re incredibly real, you should think of it as the way [Marvel’s Guardians … Continue reading Pokémon in Detective Pikachu movie are “incredibly real” like animal characters in Guardians of the Galaxy, Jungle Book and Fantastic Beasts

Why Oshawott would be the perfect starter Pokémon for Batman

The following comes from IGN in regard to Oshawott being the perfect starter Pokémon for Batman/Bruce Wayne: Not only is Batman the World's Greatest Detective, he's also one of the best tacticians out there. How else could one man with absolutely zero super powers manage to defeat super villain after super villain alongside the likes … Continue reading Why Oshawott would be the perfect starter Pokémon for Batman

Pokémon Cafe photos of foods and drinks inspired by Pikachu, Eevee, Mimikyu, Gengar and more

IGN executive editor and avid Pokémon fan, Andrew Goldfarb, recently had an opportunity to visit the first-ever permanent Pokémon Cafe in Japan. He got to indulge in various Pokémon-themed foods and drinks, including items that were inspired by the designs of Pikachu, Eevee, Mimikyu and Gengar. You can check some of them out in the … Continue reading Pokémon Cafe photos of foods and drinks inspired by Pikachu, Eevee, Mimikyu, Gengar and more

Video: Full Special Research and Rewards from Pokémon GO Safari Zone in Yokosuka, Japan

The final event in Niantic‘s Pokémon GO Summer Tour 2018 is the Yokosuka Pokémon GO Safari Zone, which is taking place from August 29 to September 2 in Yokosuka, Japan. Trainers are now able to find Pokémon not normally seen in Japan, such as the Grass- and Flying-type Pokémon Tropius, Unown, Unown ! and more. Pokémon such as Feebas, Torchic, Mudkip, Treecko and Beldum … Continue reading Video: Full Special Research and Rewards from Pokémon GO Safari Zone in Yokosuka, Japan

New photos of the Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee train with passengers in Japan

As part of its ongoing efforts to promote Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, The Pokémon Company has launched a train that is now offering rides on Tokyo Metro lines in the Ginza and Marunouchi districts of Japan until August 30, 2018. This special features a decorated interior and exterior with decal and artwork based on … Continue reading New photos of the Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee train with passengers in Japan

POKÉMON Detective Pikachu: Why Ash is missing, Ryan Reynolds as Pikachu and more information revealed

During the 2018 Pokémon World Championships, POKÉMON Detective Pikachu was showcased to the public for the first time. The Pokémon Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara introduced movie director Rob Letterman and actors Justice Smith and Kathryn Newton to talk a little about the upcoming film. IGN's very own Joshua Yehl was in attendance and had the … Continue reading POKÉMON Detective Pikachu: Why Ash is missing, Ryan Reynolds as Pikachu and more information revealed

Video: Pokémon Quest Recipe Tips

Pokémon Quest, the new free-to-start adventure that recently debuted on Nintendo Switch, is available now for iOS and Android devices. This action RPG was created by Game Freak, the original developer of the classic Pokémon RPG titles, and it stars the iconic Pokémon that were originally discovered in the Kanto region, such as Charmander, Pikachu and Eevee. To see … Continue reading Video: Pokémon Quest Recipe Tips