Pokémon has released an animated teaser trailer featuring characters from the Pokémon Black Version 2 and Pokémon White Version 2 video games. The trailer features the main boy character and various characters he’ll meet and battle along the way, including his rival. Pokémon Black Version 2 and Pokémon White Version 2 will take players back to the Unova Region two years after the events of the previous games and will release on the Nintendo DS family of systems on October 7, 2012. For more information, visit the official website.
In other Pokémon news, the 2012 Pokémon World Championships begins this Saturday, August 11th in Hawaii. Pokémon Trading Card Game and video game players from over 30 countries will battle it out for the title of Pokémon World Champion. Details for the World Championships may be found at www.pokemonworldchampionships.com.
As was previously announced, a select number of Pokémon Video Game World Championships finalists and their teams will be selected to be distributed as Pokémon Trainer avatars in the upcoming titles. Pokémon Black Version 2 and Pokémon White Version 2 players will be able to battle these avatars in the games’ Pokémon World Tournament arena. The selected Pokémon World Championships video game players being distributed will be announced in the fall.