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Rumor: Pokemon Switch Direct Coming on Wednesday

Rumor: Pokemon Switch Direct Coming on Wednesday

Even though Nintendo announced a main series Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch at last year’s E3, we still have yet to actually see it in action. However, recent rum0rs suggest that may change s...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 March 2018
Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

The Pokemon franchise has been evolving for quite some time. When Pokemon Black and White changed the face of modern day Pokemon adventures, it paved the way for more fully-realized worlds and more...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 March 2018
Twitch Plays Pokemon Finds Missingno

Twitch Plays Pokemon Finds Missingno

To celebrate its anniversary, TwitchPlaysPokemon recently returned, giving chat users the chance to play through both Pokemon Red and Blue simultaneously. The games are still going on, but those on...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 March 2018
Pokemon Gen 8 Leaks for Nintendo Switch Are Fake

Pokemon Gen 8 Leaks for Nintendo Switch Are Fake

Just yesterday, a purported leak of images containing the supposed Generation 8 starters for the forthcoming Pokemon game on Nintendo Switch made the rounds online, with many debating the legitimac...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 March 2018
Twitch Plays Pokemon Goes Back to Red and Blue

Twitch Plays Pokemon Goes Back to Red and Blue

While DrDisRespect may dominate the conversation when it comes to Twitch these days, the hottest craze on the streaming service in 2014 was undoubtedly TwitchPlaysPokemon. Now in recognition of Twi...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 March 2018
Snapchat Adds Bulbasaur Filter to Celebrate Pokemon Day

Snapchat Adds Bulbasaur Filter to Celebrate Pokemon Day

This year’s Pokemon Day is right around the corner, and to celebrate the occasion, Snapchat and The Pokemon Company have teamed up to bring users an official Pokemon Snapchat Lens featuring Bulbasa...

By Curt Hutson on 27 February 2018
Dialga and Palkia Legendary Pokemon Event Starts Today

Dialga and Palkia Legendary Pokemon Event Starts Today

Today marks the start of the first Legendary Pokemon distribution event of 2018, the first of what Game Freak is describing as a “yearlong parade” of Legendary Pokemon. Owners of Pokemon Sun, Moon,...

By Rory Young on 05 February 2018
Rumor: Nintendo Switch Pokemon Starters Leaked

Rumor: Nintendo Switch Pokemon Starters Leaked

With every new generation of Pokemon titles comes a wave of fake leaked starter Pokemon. It’s practically a tradition at this point, so no one should be surprised that the upcoming Nintendo Switch ...

By Rory Young on 05 February 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon: New Creatures Announced

Pokemon Sun and Moon: New Creatures Announced

The Pokemon Company unveils more new Pokemon for upcoming titles Pokemon Sun and Moon, but also announces that the Pokemon Bank feature will not be available at launch. With the release of Pokemon...

By Rob Gordon on 08 January 2018
Pokemon Nintendo Switch Titles Revealed?

Pokemon Nintendo Switch Titles Revealed?

[Update: These trademarks and logos have been faked as part of an Internet hoax. Original story follows.] Rumors have been swirling these past few days that Nintendo is set to host a Nintendo Direct...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 January 2018
Pokemon Sun & Moon Release First Mythical Pokemon

Pokemon Sun & Moon Release First Mythical Pokemon

North American audiences currently have the chance to capitalize on the official release of Pokemon Sun and Moon‘s first mythical creature from the games. It’s no secret that Nintendo’s Pokemon Sun...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Review

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Review

Hoping to change things up, Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon offer one of the most radical departures from the series’ longstanding formula. Fortunately, the gamble has paid off. If every facet of The...

By Riley Little on 02 January 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon: Which Starter Is Right For You?

Pokemon Sun and Moon: Which Starter Is Right For You?

Players are able to choose either Rowlet, Litten, or Popplio when they start their adventure in Sun and Moon, but which Pokemon makes the most sense for their team? It’s one of the toughest decisio...

By Riley Little on 02 January 2018