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Pokemon Sword and Shield Starter Evolutions Leaked?

Pokemon Sword and Shield Starter Evolutions Leaked?

Last week, Nintendo officially revealed Pokemon Sword and Shield for the Nintendo Switch, pulling the curtain back on the games’ three starter Pokemon in the process. While Nintendo has yet to reveal...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 March 2019
Rumor: Pokemon Sword, Shield May Feature Two Regions

Rumor: Pokemon Sword, Shield May Feature Two Regions

Not too long ago, Pokemon Sword and Shield was officially announced by Nintendo. Rumors, speculation, and memes have run rampant since then, with one example being the Armored Evolution leak. Now, a n...

By Joshua Duckworth on 16 March 2019
Pokemon Sword and Shield Starter Evolution Leaks Faked?

Pokemon Sword and Shield Starter Evolution Leaks Faked?

Another trio of impressive Pokemon Sword and Shield “leaked” starter evolutions is making the rounds again, but the images are now looking more likely to be fakes. The leaked art, which shows Scorbunn...

By Rory Young on 14 March 2019
Pokemon Sword and Shield to Have Partner Pokemon?

Pokemon Sword and Shield to Have Partner Pokemon?

Ever since Nintendo’s official announcement of Pokemon Sword and Shield, fans have been digging through leaked evolutions (mostly fakes), a new Bug-type Pokemon, region rumors, and more to get as much...

By Joshua Duckworth on 14 March 2019
Pokemon Sword and Shield Armored Mewtwo Trademarked

Pokemon Sword and Shield Armored Mewtwo Trademarked

A Japanese trademark has set off speculation regarding a popular Pokemon Sword and Shield rumor. The Pokemon fansite PokeJungle spotted a Game Freak, Creatures Inc, and Nintendo trademark for “Armored...

By Rory Young on 14 March 2019
Detective Pikachu Artist Reveals Realistic Sobble

Detective Pikachu Artist Reveals Realistic Sobble

Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield were just announced just a few days ago, revealing a new generation of starter Pokemon that has fans excited for the future. Fans are clearly divided when it comes to...

By John Jacques on 09 March 2019
Pokemon Sword and Shield: All Pokemon in First Trailer

Pokemon Sword and Shield: All Pokemon in First Trailer

Earlier this week, Pokemon Sword and Shield were officially unveiled, revealing the first mainline Pokemon games for the Nintendo Switch. Pokemon Sword and Shield are set in the UK-inspired Galar regi...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 March 2019
Pokemon Sword and Shield Leak Teases Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon Sword and Shield Leak Teases Legendary Pokemon

Now that Nintendo has officially announced Pokemon Sword and Shield for the Nintendo Switch, the rumor mill has started turning, with potential leaks revealing new features ahead of time. One such lea...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 March 2019
Pokemon Sword and Shield Leaks Meltan for Major Role

Pokemon Sword and Shield Leaks Meltan for Major Role

Even for mythical Pokemon, Meltan is pretty unique. Debuting in the franchise as part of a crossover between Pokemon GO and Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, Meltan is the first mythical Po...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 March 2019
Rejected Gen 1 Pokemon Designs Revealed

Rejected Gen 1 Pokemon Designs Revealed

Earlier this year, an old demo for Pokemon Gold and Silver revealed a slew of unused Pokemon designs. Now even more unused Pokemon designs have surfaced, thanks to Japanese TV channel NHK, which revea...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 February 2019
Pokemon Let's Go: Where to Find A Moon Stone

Pokemon Let's Go: Where to Find A Moon Stone

In the Pokemon video game series, Pokemon can evolve in a number of different ways. While most Pokemon evolve by leveling up, others only evolve by trading or using evolution stones on them. In fact,...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 February 2019
Pokemon Let's Go: How to Transfer Pokemon for Candy

Pokemon Let's Go: How to Transfer Pokemon for Candy

Pokemon Let’s Go, Pikachu & Let’s Go, Eevee may have been drawing some negative feedback from certain fans of Nintendo’s magical monster catching RPG series, but that hasn’t altered its success an...

By Michael Beckwith on 23 February 2019
Pokemon Let's Go: How to Check IV

Pokemon Let's Go: How to Check IV

Gamers who are serious about collecting the absolute best Pokemon in Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee will want to check their Pokemon’s IV. Usually there’s a lot of math involved to figure...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 February 2019
Pokemon Let's Go Trailer Shows Gengar and Lavender Town

Pokemon Let's Go Trailer Shows Gengar and Lavender Town

Today is Gengar Day in Pokemon GO, where players have the opportunity to fight the powerful ghost/poison-type Pokemon in raid battles for a three hour period. Gengar will also be featured in the upcom...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2019
Pokemon Red and Blue Live-Action Movie in Development?

Pokemon Red and Blue Live-Action Movie in Development?

In 2016, Legendary Pictures signed a deal with The Pokemon Company to produce live-action Pokemon movies, with the first being an adaptation of the 3DS game Detective Pikachu. While the first Detectiv...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2019
Pokemon Let's Go: How to Wake Sleeping Snorlax

Pokemon Let's Go: How to Wake Sleeping Snorlax

Many things in the latest Pokemon games released for the Nintendo Switch console, Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee, are similar to previous Pokemon games, as this installation of th...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 22 February 2019
Rumor: Gen 8 Pokemon Game Could Be Revealed This Month

Rumor: Gen 8 Pokemon Game Could Be Revealed This Month

At E3 2017, Game Freak confirmed that it was working on a brand new main series Pokemon RPG for the Nintendo Switch, but it stopped short of providing any sort of details about what the game may entai...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2019
Pokemon Let's Go: How to Get Mega Stones

Pokemon Let's Go: How to Get Mega Stones

First introduced in Pokemon X and Y, Mega Evolutions allow fully-evolved Pokemon to reach an even higher level of power. In the recently released Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, Mega Evol...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2019
Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu Review

Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu Review

report this adEver since the Nintendo Switch was revealed, Pokemon fans have been anticipating a new main series Pokemon RPG for the system. And while that project is...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 February 2019
Ariana Grande Reveals Pokemon Tattoo

Ariana Grande Reveals Pokemon Tattoo

report this adPopular singer Ariana Grande has not been shy about her love of the Pokemon franchise. In the past, she bragged about her Pokemon GO catches on social me...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 January 2019
Pokemon CEO Says Switch Development is Challenging

Pokemon CEO Says Switch Development is Challenging

The Pokemon Company is coming off the end of development for its first two Nintendo Switch releases, Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee. Considering h...

By Rory Young on 08 January 2019
Pokemon Let's Go: Which Version To Buy?

Pokemon Let's Go: Which Version To Buy?

report this adIn a few short days from today, Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee will be released exclusively to the Nintendo Switch. As a tradition in Pokemo...

By Ramon Hara on 20 December 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: Where to Get Berries

Pokemon Let's Go: Where to Get Berries

report this adPokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee is an attempt by Nintendo to draw in the Pokemon GO crowd to a more traditional Pokemon experience. As a resu...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 December 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: Where to Find Dratini

Pokemon Let's Go: Where to Find Dratini

report this adAlthough Pokemon Let’s Go is essentially a remake of Pokemon Yellow, it differs in numerous ways. Whether its the addition of mega evolutions or the abil...

By Joshua Duckworth on 29 November 2018
Pokemon Let’s Go: Deleting Save File Means Losing Mew

Pokemon Let’s Go: Deleting Save File Means Losing Mew

report this adIt is a known fact that players who purchased a Pokeball Plus either separately or as a bundle with Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu or Let’s Go Eevee will recei...

By Ramon Hara on 28 November 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: How to Get the Starters

Pokemon Let's Go: How to Get the Starters

report this adOne of the most appealing aspects of Pokemon Yellow was the ability to get all three original Gen 1 starter Pokemon in one save file and without trading....

By Dalton Cooper on 27 November 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: How to Get Every Evolution Stone

Pokemon Let's Go: How to Get Every Evolution Stone

report this adMost Pokemon in the Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee games will evolve after getting a certain amount of XP and hitting a specific level. Howe...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 November 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: How to Skip Trainers and Obstacles

Pokemon Let's Go: How to Skip Trainers and Obstacles

report this adThe Kanto region in Pokemon Let’s Go is filled with plenty of trainers and obstacles for players to overcome as they work toward catching every species o...

By Patrick Kirk on 24 November 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: Helix and Dome Fossil Pokemon Yields

Pokemon Let's Go: Helix and Dome Fossil Pokemon Yields

report this adThe first proper Pokemon games for the Nintendo Switch console, Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee, were finally released this week. As ...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 22 November 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: How to Get Charmander

Pokemon Let's Go: How to Get Charmander

One of the most appealing aspects of the original Pokemon Yellow game was the ability to catch all three of the original starter Pokemon from Red and Blue, including t...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 November 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: How to Play Co-Op and How It Works

Pokemon Let's Go: How to Play Co-Op and How It Works

report this adPokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee are out now, and even though the games are technically a remake of Pokemon Yellow, they brings with them some...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 November 2018
Pokemon Let's GO Version Exclusive Pokemon Datamined

Pokemon Let's GO Version Exclusive Pokemon Datamined

report this adPokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee are just days away from their November 16 release date, but some clever few have apparently garnered...

By Rory Young on 18 November 2018
Pokemon: Meltan Evolution Details Revealed

Pokemon: Meltan Evolution Details Revealed

report this adAbout a month ago, Pokemon GO trainers started spotting a new creature that had never been seen before, with Nintendo eventually confirming that it was a...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 October 2018
Evolution Teased for New Pokemon Meltan?

Evolution Teased for New Pokemon Meltan?

The appearance of a mysterious, brand new Pokemon in Pokemon GO had players and non-players alike sc...

By Michael Beckwith on 11 October 2018
Nintendo Files Strange, Pokemon-Related Trademark

Nintendo Files Strange, Pokemon-Related Trademark

Nintendo already has several major Pokemon projects on its hands for the next 18 months. Next month, Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee will be releas...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 October 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Trailer Reveals Celadon City, Exclusive Moves

Pokemon Let's Go Trailer Reveals Celadon City, Exclusive Moves

Without a doubt, Pokemon Let’s Go, Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go, Eevee are among some of the most highly anticipated games of fall 20...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 September 2018
Pokemon Anime: Why Every Banned Episode Was Banned

Pokemon Anime: Why Every Banned Episode Was Banned

Last month, an episode of the Pokemon anime series was banned in the United States and other regions where the English dub is aired. This marked the first time an episode of the Pokemon anime was bann...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 August 2018
The 10 Most Disturbing Moments in the Pokemon Manga

The 10 Most Disturbing Moments in the Pokemon Manga

When it comes to the Pokemon franchise, people are likely most familiar with the video games and anime. However, there is also a long...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 August 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon Gives Legendary Groudon and Kyogre

Pokemon Sun and Moon Gives Legendary Groudon and Kyogre

A new distribution event is now live for Pokemon fans, this time for the Third Generation legendaries Groudon and Kyogre. This distribution is for Pokemon Sun, Pokemon Moon, Pokemon Ultra Sun, and Pok...

By Patrick Kirk on 09 August 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: Here Are the Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon Let's Go: Here Are the Exclusive Pokemon

Ever since the original release of Pokemon Red and Blue, it’s been a tradition for Pokemon games to have version-exclusive Pokemon. T...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Get Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon Quest: How to Get Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon Quest, the recently released mobile game where players collect cube-shaped Pokemon, allows players to add all 151 original Po...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Get Mystical Shells

Pokemon Quest: How to Get Mystical Shells

One of the defining features of Pokemon Quest is that players have to cook recipes to attract Pokemon to their base camp, as opposed...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Get Dratini

Pokemon Quest: How to Get Dratini

Unlike other Pokemon games where players catch Pokemon with Pokeballs, Pokemon are captured in Pokemon Quest by luring them to base camp with specific food items. Prior to heading out on expeditions,...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Every Pokemon

Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Every Pokemon

Pokemon Quest features a number of departures from the main series of Pokemon games, like catching Pokemon by cooking recipes as oppo...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO Connects to Pokemon Lets Go

Pokemon GO Connects to Pokemon Lets Go

This has been a big week for Pokemon fans, as a lot of unexpected Pokemon news rolled out yesterday. It has been announced that a new Pokemon game called Pokemon Quest has been released for N...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 19 June 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Online Features Require Subscription

Pokemon Let's Go Online Features Require Subscription

Many Pokemon fans are excited to play two the new Pokemon games, Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, exclusively on Nintendo Switch later this year, and like many Pokemon games, these two will als...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 18 June 2018
Pokemon 2019 for Switch Features 'A Lot' of New Pokemon

Pokemon 2019 for Switch Features 'A Lot' of New Pokemon

When Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee were announced, some fans were understandably disappointed. After all, Nintendo and Game Freak promised full-blown, core entries in the Pokemon RPG...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2018
Pokemon GO: How Transferring To Pokemon Let's Go Works

Pokemon GO: How Transferring To Pokemon Let's Go Works

When Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee arrive later this year, many Pokemon GO trainers are planning to rush into the Switch game to start exploring the crossover features. The trailer re...

By Denny Connolly on 05 June 2018
Pokemon Quest Announced for Mobile and Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Quest Announced for Mobile and Nintendo Switch

Pokemon fans have eagerly been awaiting an announcement for the next Pokemon games on Switch, which were recently confirmed to be Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee. While that news is suf...

By Joshua Duckworth on 30 May 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee Announced

Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee Announced

The Pokemon Company has officially announced Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee for the Nintendo Switch. Tuesday evening both games were announced in front of an excited crowd in J...

By Rory Young on 30 May 2018
'Shocking' Pokemon News Coming on May 31

'Shocking' Pokemon News Coming on May 31

Rumors have been swirling about the Pokemon games for the Nintendo Switch, including one that claims the games will be revealed by the end of the month. As it turns out, that rumor may be accurate,...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 May 2018
Rumor: Pokemon on Switch Has This Many Pokemon to Catch

Rumor: Pokemon on Switch Has This Many Pokemon to Catch

In all actuality, there is very little we know about Pokemon for the Nintendo Switch. However, rumors have been swirling for months now about what the games will have in store. Some of these rumors...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 May 2018
Pokemon Domain Registrations Point to Switch Reveal?

Pokemon Domain Registrations Point to Switch Reveal?

Just yesterday, gaming industry insider and ResetEra admin Emily Rogers suggested that Game Freak’s Pokemon title for Switch would have assets revealed this month and will launch before the end of...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Will Pokemon on Switch Be Like Pokemon GO?

Will Pokemon on Switch Be Like Pokemon GO?

Besides confirming that the games exist, there is little Nintendo has said about the upcoming Pokemon games for the Nintendo Switch. However, with E3 2018 right around the corner, rumors are starti...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 May 2018
Pokemon Switch Announcement Coming Soon?

Pokemon Switch Announcement Coming Soon?

Without a doubt, one of the most highly anticipated products in recent memory is the forthcoming Pokemon title set to become available on the Nintendo Switch, but there’s currently no telling exact...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Pokemon Creators File Trademark for 'Ultra Shiny'

Pokemon Creators File Trademark for 'Ultra Shiny'

With E3 already looming, it’s unlikely that Pokefans will receive any official announcements from Nintendo before the big show in June. It’s actually been quite a while since Nintendo has made an o...

By Jacob Bukacek on 25 April 2018
Pokemon on Switch To Kick Off 8th Gen?

Pokemon on Switch To Kick Off 8th Gen?

Pokemon fans may be busy out collecting Shiny Mareep for today’s Pokemon GO Community Day, but that’s just one fraction of what’s happening for the franchise. The mysterious Pokemon game for Ninten...

By Denny Connolly on 17 April 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