Nintendo confirms that Pokémon Switch will be released in “late 2019” instead of the second half of next year

During the Pokémon 2018 Video Game Press Conference earlier this year, Game Freak’s Junichi Masuda gave fans a tease at the next major project in development. An all-new Pokémon core RPG, developed by Game Freak, is planned for launch on Nintendo Switch in late 2019. In its latest financial release, Nintendo has reconfirmed that Pokémon Switch will be released … Continue reading Nintendo confirms that Pokémon Switch will be released in “late 2019” instead of the second half of next year

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Pokémon president Tsunekazu Ishihara talks about Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, Pokémon GO, Pokémon Switch 2019, Poké Ball Plus and much more

Japanese publication Famitsu recently caught up with The Pokémon Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara to talk about Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu, Let's Go Eevee, Pokémon GO, Pokémon Switch 2019, Poké Ball Plus and much more. You can read some excerpts from the interview below: Expanding the Pokemon games to the Nintendo Switch has a big impact, … Continue reading Pokémon president Tsunekazu Ishihara talks about Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, Pokémon GO, Pokémon Switch 2019, Poké Ball Plus and much more

The Pokémon Company president explains why he thought Nintendo Switch was going to fail, Pokémon Switch games will bring further success

The Pokémon Company CEO and president Tsunekazu Ishihara wasn’t always keen on Nintendo Switch. In fact, he told Nintendo prior to its release that it wouldn’t be successful. He felt that “in the age of the smartphone, no one would carry out a game console.” Nintendo's latest console did end up becoming a success in … Continue reading The Pokémon Company president explains why he thought Nintendo Switch was going to fail, Pokémon Switch games will bring further success

Nintendo says Pokémon and The Legend of Zelda overperform in the Canadian market

In a recent interview with The Star, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé said that two of Nintendo's franchises in particular - Pokémon and The Legend of Zelda - are known to overperform in the Canadian market. “There are certain franchises that overperform in the Canadian market. Legend of Zelda is one," Fils-Aimé said. "I … Continue reading Nintendo says Pokémon and The Legend of Zelda overperform in the Canadian market

New book called Pokémon: History and Evolution of a Phenomenon announced for Spain

Pokémon and Nintendo fans in Spain can look forward to a brand-new book, titled Pokémon: History and Evolution of a Phenomenon. The official announcement for this upcoming product is as follows: With twenty-two years of history and more than three hundred million units sold globally, the Pokémon saga has been established as one of the … Continue reading New book called Pokémon: History and Evolution of a Phenomenon announced for Spain

Video: Is Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee what Pokémon and Nintendo fans want?

The folks at GameXplain have put together another video to discuss all things Pokémon. In the below video, the hosts share some of their thoughts on whether Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee are what Pokémon and Nintendo fans want: Now that he's finished the Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu & Eevee trailer analysis, … Continue reading Video: Is Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee what Pokémon and Nintendo fans want?

The Pokémon Company president says “please trust us” with Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, explains Pokémon Yellow and Pokémon GO influences

The Pokémon Company CEO and president Tsunekazu Ishihara has explained why the upcoming Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee games are based on the Game Boy classic Pokémon Yellow. In a recent interview with Famitsu, Ishihara mentioned that they wanted to expand the idea of walking around with a partner Pokémon, which was featured … Continue reading The Pokémon Company president says “please trust us” with Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, explains Pokémon Yellow and Pokémon GO influences

Video: Everything you’ve missed if you haven’t played Pokémon GO since launch

When Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee launches on November 16, the upcoming Nintendo Switch titles 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 this out, … Continue reading Video: Everything you’ve missed if you haven’t played Pokémon GO since launch

Nintendo applies for six new logo trademarks for Pokémon Let’s Go Eevee and Let’s Go Eevee

Nintendo Co., Ltd., Creatures Co., Ltd. and Game Freak Inc. have applied for six new trademarks in Japan for the Japanese, English and Chinese logos for Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!. To view pictures of the actual applications, click here. There are 14 pages in total. Pokémon Let's Go Eevee and … Continue reading Nintendo applies for six new logo trademarks for Pokémon Let’s Go Eevee and Let’s Go Eevee

Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee confirmed features list, plus everything known about the 2019 Pokémon Switch RPG

The folks at Eurogamer have put together an extensive article featuring the upcoming Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu, Let's Go Eevee and the 2019 Pokémon Switch RPG, as well as the recently-released Pokémon Quest: Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee new features list: You catch Pokémon like you do in Pokémon Go - Motion controls are required for … Continue reading Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee confirmed features list, plus everything known about the 2019 Pokémon Switch RPG