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Pokémon “Meltan Research Update”

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with two new videos that feature the new mysterious Pokémon, Meltan. The first video follows up with Professor Oak and Professor Willow’s findings on the new mysterious Pokémon. The second video features a look at Meltan “in the wild,” and reveals that they are holding a secret. Nintendo also revealed how to send Meltan into Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! or Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!, By sending Pokémon from Pokémon GO to either game, trainers will also receive a Mystery Box.  Once the player opens the Mystery Box, it will close. The box will be allowed to be open again afterRead More


New Pokémon Discovered: Introducing Meltan!

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a video featuring a look at the new Pokémon species, which has recently been appearing within Pokémon Go. For those who are not aware recently Pokémon GO players have been encountering this mysterious Pokémon, however most actually turn into a Ditto once they are captured.  The new Pokémon species is known as Meltan, who is stated to be an ancient Pokémon. Meltan is said to be a Steel type and classified as the Hex Nut Pokémon. Meltan will be featured in Pokémon Let’s Go, Pikachu! & Let’s Go, Eevee!, however it is unknown what role it will play in the gameRead More


Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!: A Whole New Way to GO!

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!  The latest trailer features a look at the three legendary birds and the Go Parks. By accessing the Go Parks, players will be import their Pokémon from the Pokémon GO app and also play minigames to obtain candies, which can be used to power up Pokémon. It also been revealed that players will be able to fight the legendary birds in order to weaken them to help them catch them easier. Seeing as normal wild Pokémon battles in the game only allow playersRead More


September 2018 Nintendo Direct Streamed

Nintendo has recently streamed a new Nintendo Direct, which features a look at some of the upcoming 2018 and 2019 game releases. Some of the highlights of the direct can be viewed in the notes below. First, the direct revealed Luigi’s Mansion 3. The trailer featured a look at some of the gameplay, however not much is known about this title at this time. The game will be launching for the Nintendo Switch in 2019. Next, the direct took a look at some upcoming games for the Nintendo 3DS. The first title revealed is a new versionRead More


Personalize Your Adventure in Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! or Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! Trailer Streamed

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!  The latest trailer features at the new “secret techniques,” which will be used outside of battles. The trailer also takes a look at Celadon City as well as taking a short preview of the gym battle with Erika. Also featured in the trailer is a look at the the new special “partner” powers, which will be used for battles. Lastly, the trailer showcases the new exclusive moves for either your main partners. PikachuRead More


Explore the World of Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Let’s Go, Eevee Trailer Streamed

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Let’s Go, Eevee. The latest trailer features a look at some of the gameplay as well as featuring a look at some of the unique features to the game.  The trailer also takes a first look at the gym battles in the game specifically Brock and Misty. The trailer also takes a look at the co-op system in the game, which will allow players to play the game alongside a local friend. Similar to previous titles,Read More


Pokémon the Movie: Everyone’s Story Trailers Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with new trailers for Pokémon the Movie: Everyone’s Story. The latest trailers feature a look at the main characters as well as the new Pokémon species, Zeraora. The film’s cast and staff for the film were revealed earlier this June.  The film will focus on Lugia and the new Legendary Pokémon named Zeraora. The film takes place during the annual Wind Festival at Frau City. The city is stated to be blessed by Lugia’s wind. The official website also updated with an official visual for the film. The visual is illustrated by Yoshitoshi Shinomiya. PokémonRead More


E3 2018: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Revealed

The official Nintendo Youtube channel has updated with the E3 2018 Nintendo Direct reveal trailer for the next installment in the Super Smash Brothers game series.  The latest game is titled, “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate,” and is set to be the biggest game in the series yet. During the presentation Masahiro Sakurai revealed that the game will feature the return of every fighter in the Super Smash Bros. series and also revealed two characters.  The latest fighters to join the roster are Daisy, who is an “echo fighter,” and Ridley from the Metroid game series. The presentation also took a look at the previously revealedRead More


Porno Graffiti to Perform Pokémon the Movie: Everyone’s Story’s Theme Song

Recently new information regarding the upcoming 2018 Pokémon film has been revealed. For those who aren’t aware the 2018 film based on the Pokémon franchise is titled , “Pokémon the Movie: Everyone’s Story (Gekijōban Pocket Monster: Minna no Monogatari),” and is the 21st film overall. First, a new promotional video for the film was revealed, which previews the film’s theme song titled, “Breath,” which is performed by the Japanese band, Porno Graffiti.  The film will focus on Lugia and the new Legendary Pokémon named Zeraora. The film takes place during the annual Wind Festival at Frau City. The city is stated to beRead More


Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! & Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! Trailer Streamed

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with the reveal trailer for the next game(s) in the series. The latest games in the Pokémon franchise will be known as Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!   Looking at the trailer it seems the game will be based in Kanto, so longtime Pokémon will most likely be familiar with the locale outside potential changes. One major feature that seems to have a potential return is the ability to see their Pokémon walk alongside them, which was a feature prominently seen in Pokémon Yellow (Pikachu specifically), and Pokémon Fire Red & Pokémon Leaf Green on the Gameboy Advance.Read More


Figma Pokémon Red Release Details Revealed

The official Japanese Pokémon website has updated with details about the upcoming Figma Red figure.  Pre-orders for the figure will open on Tuesday, June 13 and will later open at the Pokémon Center in Japan on Saturday, June 17.     Customers who pre-order the figure at these specific locations in Japan will also receive a bonus Pikachu. Pokemon Center · Pokemon Store · Pokemon Center Online / Pikachu GOODSMILE ONLINE SHOP / Pikachu (Wink face) Pricing details are not confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  


Pokémon Sun & Moon Ash Hat Pikachu Distribution Announced

Japanese Pokémon fans will soon be in for a treat with the distribution of a special Ash Hat Pikachu for those who preorder tickets for the Pokémon the Movie 20: I Choose You! film. Theaters in Japan will also be giving out codes for the Pikashumium Z Z-Crystal,  which allows players to use Pikachu’s Z- Move called 10,000,000 Volt Thunderbolt. The distribution for the special Pikachu hats will go as follows: Original Cap:  April 15- May 1st,  July 19 – 31 Hoenn Cap: May 3 – May 15, August 2 -14 Sinnoh Cap: May 17 – May 29,  August 16- 28Read More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Team Rocket

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official website with release details for the S.H.Figuarts Team Rocket set. The set will include the main trio of Team Rocket: Jessie (Musashi), James (Kojiro) , and Meowth.  The set will be released as a retail release in July priced at 10,260 JPY. The set will include: Meowth Face Replacement Parts (James) Face Replacement Parts (Jessie) Face Replacement Parts (Meowth) Exchangeable wrists (Left & RightX1 – James) Exchangeable wrists (LeftX1 & RightX2 – Jessie) Rose Retention wrist Tamashii Stage


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ash Ketchum

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official website with release details for S.H.Figuarts Satoshi better known as Ash Ketchum in the dub.  The figure will be released as a retail release in July priced at 4,860 JPY. The figure will include the following accessories: Pikachu Exchangeable Face Parts  Removable Hat Exchangeable Wrist (RightX1) Right Wrist With Master Ball Pikachu Shoulder Ride Parts It is very possible if Bluefin is able to sell the figure overseas it may include an exclusive box that features the English name.  


Pokémon Sun & Moon New Trailer Streamed – Version Exclusive Pokémon Announced

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has recently updated with a new trailer for Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon.  The latest trailer reveals the first couple of version exclusive Pokémon that will be featured in the games.  The trailer also confirms that Lycanroc will indeed have version exclusive forms rather then specifically evolving at a certain time of day.  The trailer also showcases some of the outfits that will be featured in the game and revealed a new game feature called Pokémon Refresh.  Lastly the trailer revealed two new Z-Moves for Pikachu and Eevee.  Pikachu’s Z-move will be called Catastropika and Eevee’s will be called Extreme Evoboost.  The newest revealsRead More