Game Freak art director James Turner creates adorable drawing of Grookey, Scorbunny and Sobble for Pokémon Sword and Shield

The folks at Game Informer recently made a trip to Game Freak's Tokyo headquarters for last month's cover story, which happens to be Pokémon Sword and Shield. They had a chance to chat with the game’s director, producer, planning director and art director, picking their brains on the direction of the series and what they … Continue reading Game Freak art director James Turner creates adorable drawing of Grookey, Scorbunny and Sobble for Pokémon Sword and Shield

Junichi Masuda thanks everyone who used #ThankYouGameFreak on Twitter for Pokémon Sword and Shield

The Pokémon Company, Nintendo and Pokémon fans alike are gearing up for the highly anticipated upcoming video games Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, launching on November 15, 2019, exclusively for Nintendo Switch. Pokémon trainers reminisce before the release of Sword and Shield As the release date for Pokémon’s Sword and Shield approaches, people around the world are taking the … Continue reading Junichi Masuda thanks everyone who used #ThankYouGameFreak on Twitter for Pokémon Sword and Shield

#ThankYouGameFreak now trending on Twitter as Pokémon fans reminisce before the release of Pokémon Sword and Shield

The Pokémon Company, Nintendo and Pokémon fans alike are gearing up for the highly anticipated upcoming video games Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, launching on November 15, 2019, exclusively for Nintendo Switch. Pokémon trainers reminisce before the release of Sword and Shield As the release date for Pokémon’s Sword and Shield approaches, people around the world are taking the … Continue reading #ThankYouGameFreak now trending on Twitter as Pokémon fans reminisce before the release of Pokémon Sword and Shield

Pokémon trainers reminisce before the release of Sword and Shield

The Pokémon Company, Nintendo and Pokémon fans alike are gearing up for the highly anticipated upcoming video games Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, launching on November 15, 2019, exclusively for Nintendo Switch. Pokémon trainers reminisce before the release of Sword and Shield As the release date for Pokémon’s Sword and Shield approaches, people around the world are taking the … Continue reading Pokémon trainers reminisce before the release of Sword and Shield

Game Freak’s Junichi Masuda apologizes for canceled Pokémon Sword and Shield launch event

The Pokémon Company and Nintendo are gearing up for the highly anticipated upcoming video games Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, launching on November 15, 2019, exclusively for Nintendo Switch. However, The Pokémon Company has called off its Japanese launch event that was due to take place in Tokyo next week in Tokyo, Japan. Junichi Masuda and Shigeru Ohmori, the … Continue reading Game Freak’s Junichi Masuda apologizes for canceled Pokémon Sword and Shield launch event

Pokémon Sword and Shield launch event canceled due to “operational reasons”

The Pokémon Company and Nintendo are gearing up for the highly anticipated upcoming video games Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, launching on November 15, 2019, exclusively for Nintendo Switch. However, The Pokémon Company has called off its Japanese launch event that was due to take place in Tokyo next week in Tokyo, Japan. Junichi Masuda and Shigeru Ohmori, the … Continue reading Pokémon Sword and Shield launch event canceled due to “operational reasons”

The Pokémon Company and Game Freak cancel launch event for Pokémon Sword and Shield

The Pokémon Company and Nintendo are gearing up for the highly anticipated upcoming video games Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, launching on November 15, 2019, exclusively for Nintendo Switch. However, The Pokémon Company has called off its Japanese launch event that was due to take place in Tokyo next week in Tokyo, Japan. Junichi Masuda and Shigeru Ohmori, the … Continue reading The Pokémon Company and Game Freak cancel launch event for Pokémon Sword and Shield

Junichi Masuda addresses criticism regarding lack of National Pokédex in Pokémon Sword and Shield

In a recent interview with GameCentral, Game Freak revealed a bunch of tidbits regarding Pokémon Sword and Shield. Read on below for a few excerpts from the interview: GC: I wonder how that sort of thing affects you personally, it can’t be pleasant when fans are accusing you and the studio of being lazy and … Continue reading Junichi Masuda addresses criticism regarding lack of National Pokédex in Pokémon Sword and Shield

Video: Nintendo Minute makes Pokémon Sword and Shield curry with Game Freak’s Junichi Masuda and Shigeru Ohmori

In the latest installment of Nintendo Minute, Nintendo of America hosts Kit and Krysta continue their ongoing series with a special video featuring Pokémon Sword and Shield. You can check it out in the embedded video below: Making Pokémon Curry w/ Developers of Pokémon Sword & Pokémon Shield Nintendo Minute is never a minute! This week we did something … Continue reading Video: Nintendo Minute makes Pokémon Sword and Shield curry with Game Freak’s Junichi Masuda and Shigeru Ohmori

GameCentral interviews Game Freak about Pokémon Sword and Shield graphics, voice acting, AI and Downton Abbey

In a recent interview with GameCentral, Game Freak revealed a bunch of tidbits regarding Pokémon Sword and Shield. Read on below for a few excerpts from the interview: GC: What have you been watching? It’s going to be Downton Abbey, isn’t it? SO: Monty Python! [laughs] I’m particularly fond of puns. Not just in preparation … Continue reading GameCentral interviews Game Freak about Pokémon Sword and Shield graphics, voice acting, AI and Downton Abbey