Detective Pikachu, Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon among the best-selling games of May 2018 in Japan

The latest issue of Famitsu has shared a list of the top 30 best-selling games in Japan for the month of May 2018, which includes Detective Pikachu, Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon. You can check out the full results below. 1. [NSW] Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze – 164,150 (149,643 physical, 14,507 digital) 2. [PS4] Dark Souls: … Continue reading Detective Pikachu, Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon among the best-selling games of May 2018 in Japan

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Nintendo spent $8.6 million on TV advertising and generated 427.3 million impressions in May 2018

Nintendo spent about $8.6 million on TV advertising in May 2018, managing to generate 427.3 million impressions during the month. Read on below to learn more: With a total estimated budget of about $8.6 million, Nintendo overtook long-time chart topper PlayStation this time around. The company aired 10 commercials over 4,000 times, generating 427.3 million … Continue reading Nintendo spent $8.6 million on TV advertising and generated 427.3 million impressions in May 2018

Pokémon GO now officially has its largest player base since summer 2016

Pokémon GO now has its largest player base since summer 2016, which was when Niantic's immensely-popular mobile game launched on July 6. This is according to a new report from the market analysis firm SuperData Research. Although the game fell off after that first summer, developer Niantic has been able to build a strong player … Continue reading Pokémon GO now officially has its largest player base since summer 2016

NPD Group reveals Detective Pikachu, Pokémon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon and Super Smash Bros are among the best-selling games of May 2018

The NPD Group has revealed which games were top sellers in the U.S. for May 2018, including Detective Pikachu, Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon and Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS. The full results in each category are as follows: Nintendo 3DS Pokemon: Ultra Sun Pokemon: Ultra Moon Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux Mario Kart 7 Super Smash Bros. Detective … Continue reading NPD Group reveals Detective Pikachu, Pokémon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon and Super Smash Bros are among the best-selling games of May 2018

Recap: Pokémon GO Adventure Week 2018 officially concludes around the world in Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO recently kicked off two weeks of adventure as part of this year’s Adventure Week, which lasted through June 5 at 20:00 UTC. This event featured a heavy emphasis on Rock-type Pokémon, so fans were able to come across many Pokémon like Geodude, Omanyte, Kabuto, Nosepass, Aron, Lileep and Anorith. Shiny Omanyte, Shiny Kabuto and Shiny Aerodactyl have also made their Pokémon GO debuts. Naturally, … Continue reading Recap: Pokémon GO Adventure Week 2018 officially concludes around the world in Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO Adventure Week 2018 concludes at 20:00 UTC on Tuesday, June 5

Pokémon GO recently kicked off two weeks of adventure as part of this year’s Adventure Week, which lasts through June 5 at 20:00 UTC. This event features a heavy emphasis on Rock-type Pokémon, so fans can expect to come across many Pokémon like Geodude, Omanyte, Kabuto, Nosepass, Aron, Lileep and Anorith. Shiny Omanyte, Shiny Kabuto and Shiny Aerodactyl have also made their Pokémon GO debut. Naturally, … Continue reading Pokémon GO Adventure Week 2018 concludes at 20:00 UTC on Tuesday, June 5

Overview of new Pokémon GO features for fans redownloading the game to prepare for Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee

When Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee launches on November 16, the upcoming Nintendo Switch title will be compatible with Pokémon GO in various ways. By wirelessly connecting Pokémon GO to Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! or Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!, players can transfer Kanto region Pokémon into either of the Nintendo Switch games. Upon finding … Continue reading Overview of new Pokémon GO features for fans redownloading the game to prepare for Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee

You can’t evolve your Starter Pokémon in Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee on Nintendo Switch

Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! are among the games that were recently announced as part of the Pokémon 2018 Video Game Press Conference. The games will use Combat Power in battles akin to how the system works in Pokémon GO. They will include online in terms of battling and trading with other … Continue reading You can’t evolve your Starter Pokémon in Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee on Nintendo Switch

Full official transcript from the Pokémon press conference Q&A featuring The Pokémon Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara and Game Freak’s Junichi Masuda & Shigeru Ohmori

Pokémon Creators Share More Details. The existence of an all-new Pokémon and more is revealed during a question-and-answer session in Tokyo. Following the big press conference in Tokyo, where The Pokémon Company unveiled exciting news about upcoming games, the press got a chance to ask questions of Pokémon president Tsunekazu Ishihara and GAME FREAK directors Junichi … Continue reading Full official transcript from the Pokémon press conference Q&A featuring The Pokémon Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara and Game Freak’s Junichi Masuda & Shigeru Ohmori

Nintendo stock significantly rises thanks to new Pokémon game announcements for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo, The Pokémon Company, Game Freak and Pokémon GO developer Niantic recently announced several new Pokémon experiences coming to the Nintendo Switch system in 2018 and beyond. These include Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!, Poké Ball Plus, Pokémon Quest and the first core console RPG entry in the Pokémon series. Following … Continue reading Nintendo stock significantly rises thanks to new Pokémon game announcements for Nintendo Switch