Posts Tagged ‘Pokemon’
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Alex Hirsch Tapped To Write The Pokemon Movie Script

by Peter Paltridgeon August 17, 2016
Remember the Pokemon live-action movie that was just greenlit by Legendary Pictures? It just got a lot more interesting. Variety reports that Legendary wants none other than Alex “Gravity Falls” Hirsch to write the screenplay for it. Hirsch is one of two potential writers Variety has confirmed Legendary is courting; the other is Nicole Perlman, […]
New Pokemon Go Glitch Lets Players Permanently Dominate Gyms

New Pokemon Go Glitch Lets Players Permanently Dominate Gyms

by Peter Paltridgeon August 15, 2016
A pretty bad glitch has been discovered in the latest build of Pokemon Go. It’s not the kind that can corrupt your file or make playing the game impossible, but it’s quite the inconvenience to run across and it DOES have the potential to ruin the game for everyone if it spreads far enough. Reddit […]

Meet Team Skull, And Seven New Pokemon

Meet Team Skull, And Seven New Pokemon

by Peter Paltridgeon August 11, 2016
Today Nintendo and The Pokemon Company introduced the bad guys of Pokemon Sun and Moon: Team Skull! If you think that name’s trying a bit too hard, check out how they dress! It’s all intentional: Team Skull is more like a street gang than a world-conquering organization. They’re stuck on an island anyway. Team Skull […]

Mario, Zelda And Pokemon Could Appear Within NX’s Launch Window

by Peter Paltridgeon August 4, 2016
The British website MCV is stating they’ve heard from several anonymous sources that the Nintendo NX’s initial lineup will be more fruitful than usual. Specifically, that we’ll be getting new Mario, Zelda and Pokemon games all within the first six months of its life. Zelda isn’t much of a surprise — we’ve known about an […]

New Pokemon TCG Expansion, Animated Movie Announced Together

New Pokemon TCG Expansion, Animated Movie Announced Together

by Peter Paltridgeon August 3, 2016
Prepared for trouble? Make it double today with the announcement of the next animated Pokemon feature film WITHIN the announcement of the latest Pokemon Trading Card Game expansion. Both products have to do with the legendary, lava-based Pokemon Volcanion, that’s why. “Launching today at major retailers across the country, Pokémon TCG: XY—Steam Siege features Shiny […]

Niantic Tries To Address Recent Pokemon Go Complaints

by Peter Paltridgeon August 2, 2016
There are certain people I am glad I am not at the moment. I’m grateful that I haven’t been training for four years as an Olympic super-athlete only to face an extremely poisonous Rio riverbed and be told to jump in. I’m even more grateful to not be an employee at Niantic right now, the […]

The Great Gargantuan Pokemon Sun And Moon Infodump

The Great Gargantuan Pokemon Sun And Moon Infodump

by Peter Paltridgeon August 1, 2016
Happy Monday! Nintendo just released the largest update yet on Pokemon Sun and Moon’s content. FOURTEEN new Pokemon were revealed today, as well as several new game elements and a new battle strategy. I’m pleased to report that Pokemon battles will be spiced up for the first time in a while with a new option […]
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The Top 10 Most Epic Generation IV Pokemon

by Todd Blackon July 30, 2016
Nintendo may not be doing so hot as a company right now, but the Pokemon franchise has never been stronger. The next generation is coming via Sun/Moon, the anime is still going on, and the original games that were re-released have sold over 1.5 million copies. Add that to the phenomenon that is Pokemon Go, […]

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Pokemon Go Plus Has Been Delayed Into September

by Peter Paltridgeon July 27, 2016
Back when Nintendo and Niantic first announced Pokemon Go, they unveiled a special peripheral that would work in tandem with the app. The Pokemon Go Plus is a small device shaped like a map marker from the game. You tie it around your wrist and it tells you when Pokemon and Poke Stops are near […]

SDCC 2016: There’s More Content Coming To Pokemon Go

by Peter Paltridgeon July 25, 2016
There was a Pokemon Go panel at SDCC this year, and it might have been smaller in another universe where the game didn’t catch on. The presentation was upgraded to Hall H to accommodate all the fans. The first thing developer Niantic did was reveal the identities of the respective leaders for Team Mystic, Team […]