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

Video: How The Pokémon Company and Nintendo can improve their Mythical Pokémon reveals after Zeraora

The Pokémon Company and Nintendo recently officially announced the newest Mythical Pokémon for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon: Zeraora, the Thunderclap Pokémon. Although this particular reveal was made last week, Zeraora was actually discovered several months ago by dataminers. Because of this, the folks at IGN have put together the following video in which they … Continue reading Video: How The Pokémon Company and Nintendo can improve their Mythical Pokémon reveals after Zeraora

More Nintendo E3 2018 plans to be revealed later this month

The first-ever exhibition tournament featuring Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch is set to take place at E3 2018 on June 11 and 12. Not much else is known about Nintendo's E3 plans for this year, but many are speculating that Pokémon Switch will be featured. The company is planning to reveal some of its … Continue reading More Nintendo E3 2018 plans to be revealed later this month

The Pokémon Company lists new job listings for video game editors two-year contract, most likely related to Pokémon Switch

The Pokémon Company has put up new job listings for video game editors as part of a two-year fixed term contract. This is most likely related to the first-ever console Pokémon game, which is currently in development for Nintendo Switch. The complete job description is as follows: Editor VG [2-YEAR FIXED TERM CONTRACT] Location: Bellevue, … Continue reading The Pokémon Company lists new job listings for video game editors two-year contract, most likely related to Pokémon Switch

Nine things desired from the first-ever core Pokémon console RPG on Nintendo Switch

The folks at GameSpot have put together a list of nine things they want to see in the first-ever core Pokémon console RPG on Nintendo Switch. Some of the things mentioned include less hand-holding, a bigger world to explore, more RPG elements, an MMO-style online component, Ride Pokémon, a better post-game, Pokémon Bank compatibility and … Continue reading Nine things desired from the first-ever core Pokémon console RPG on Nintendo Switch

Gen 8 starter Pokémon Grass-type lemur, Water-type platypus and Fire-type bunny confirmed as fakes

It could be a while before we get any substantial news on Generation 8 Pokémon, but that hasn’t stopped fans from sharing rumors of all sorts. One such rumor pertains to another purported trio of new starter Pokémon in the form of a Grass-type lemur, a Water-type platypus and a Fire-type bunny. However, these creations have been confirmed … Continue reading Gen 8 starter Pokémon Grass-type lemur, Water-type platypus and Fire-type bunny confirmed as fakes

Video: First Pokémon Switch details possibly emerge

New rumors have surfaced about the first-ever console Pokémon RPG for Nintendo Switch, including purported details regarding Generation 8, Mega Evolutions, Z-Moves, a new region inspired by Italy or Spain and much more. Check out the video below as GameXplain runs down each of them and gives thoughts on whether they could be true or … Continue reading Video: First Pokémon Switch details possibly emerge

Pokémon Switch rumors: First Gen 8 details, no Mega Evolutions, Z-Moves return, new region inspired by Spain or Italy and more

The first-ever console Pokémon RPG is now in development for Nintendo Switch - that much we know so far. However, a bunch of rumors have surfaced regarding this highly-anticipated project. Read on below to learn more about these unconfirmed details: The Chinese localization team has already finished translating the games’ script There will be no … Continue reading Pokémon Switch rumors: First Gen 8 details, no Mega Evolutions, Z-Moves return, new region inspired by Spain or Italy and more

Game Freak’s Pokémon RPG for Nintendo Switch is reportedly being developed with Unreal Engine

A new job posting on the official Creatures, Inc. website is suggesting that the highly-anticipated Pokémon RPG for Nintendo Switch is being made with Unreal Engine. Although the upcoming project is being developed primarily by Game Freak, it's entirely normal for Creatures to be having an integral role in the development process as well. The … Continue reading Game Freak’s Pokémon RPG for Nintendo Switch is reportedly being developed with Unreal Engine

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon confirmed as the last core Pokémon games for Nintendo 3DS

Game Freak director Shigeru Ohmori has confirmed that Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon are the final core Pokémon games developed for Nintendo 3DS. The upcoming duo will be the "culmination" of series developer Game Freak's work on the handheld, presumably before the core Pokémon RPG series moves to a new home on Nintendo Switch. … Continue reading Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon confirmed as the last core Pokémon games for Nintendo 3DS