Pokémon Sun appears at numbers 33 and 20 on the latest UK and Germany charts

Pokémon Sun and Moon have been out for several months, but that didn’t stop them from reappearing on the latest European charts. Pokémon Sun managed to take the 33rd spot, while Pokémon Moon didn’t manage to appear in the top 40. The top-selling games in Europe for the 20th week of 2017 are as follows: United Kingdom: … Continue reading Pokémon Sun appears at numbers 33 and 20 on the latest UK and Germany charts

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Pokémon Yellow deemed the fourth best RPG of all time by IGN

The folks at IGN have chosen Pokémon Yellow as the fourth best role-playing game (RPG) of all time. Here’s what IGN writer Miranda Sanchez had to say about their selection: Pokémon Yellow culminates the fantastic RPG system from Pokémon Red and Blue and mashes them into context with story beats from the great Pokémon anime. … Continue reading Pokémon Yellow deemed the fourth best RPG of all time by IGN

Ash hat Pikachu and Ho-Oh feature on the 40th anniversary issue of CoroCoro

The official cover for the 40th anniversary issue of CoroCoro Comic has been unveiled. It features a slew of prominent video game characters, including Pokémon mascot Pikachu wearing Ash's cap and the Legendary Ho-Oh. The cover also displays other Nintendo icons such as Mario and Kirby. CoroCoro Comic is a Japanese manga magazine aimed at … Continue reading Ash hat Pikachu and Ho-Oh feature on the 40th anniversary issue of CoroCoro

Pokemon Sun and Moon among Japan’s top-selling 50 games for 25th week in a row

For the 25th consecutive week, Pokemon Sun and Moon are still among the 50 best selling games in Japan. Between May 8 and May 14, the latest duo of Pokemon games collectively sold more than 3,000 copies in the region. They’ve managed to secure the 14th spot – a slight decline over the previous week. The list for the … Continue reading Pokemon Sun and Moon among Japan’s top-selling 50 games for 25th week in a row

Pokkén Tournament appears in the Nintendo eShop charts on Wii U for the week ending May 19

The only Pokémon game that appears in the latest Nintendo eShop charts on Wii U is Pokkén Tournament under the top videos section. This week’s Wii U eShop charts in full are as follows: Software 1. Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2. Super Mario 64 3. Super Mario World 4. Zelda: Ocarina of Time 5. Mario Party … Continue reading Pokkén Tournament appears in the Nintendo eShop charts on Wii U for the week ending May 19

New UNIQLO + Nintendo collection of fan-designed t-shirts now available to purchase

The winning designs from UNIQLO’s t-shirt design contest, UT GRAND PRIX 2017, are now available to purchase online and in UNIQLO stores across North America and Europe. Last year, Nintendo and UNIQLO asked fans to submit their very own custom t-shirt designs to UTGP2017, the global t-shirt design competition. After sifting through a record 16,000 … Continue reading New UNIQLO + Nintendo collection of fan-designed t-shirts now available to purchase

Hyperkin’s SmartBoy secures official Samsung licence, heading to retail later this year

Hyperkin has announced that its SmartBoy has managed to secure an official Samsung license and is heading to retail later this year in both the U.S. and South Korea. It will be priced at $50 and is compatible with Game Boy and Game Boy Color games from any region and does not require any additional … Continue reading Hyperkin’s SmartBoy secures official Samsung licence, heading to retail later this year