Posts Tagged ‘Pokemon’
This Week, Unlock Dragonite At GameStop

This Week, Unlock Dragonite At GameStop

by Peter Paltridgeon May 6, 2015
Today marks the official release of the next expansion in the Pokémon Trading Card Game, Pokémon TCG: XY—Roaring Skies. To mark the occasion, The Pokemon Company has decided to pull the trigger on one of the special Pokemon giveaways, this one being a Level 55 Dragonite preloaded with the move Extreme Speed. It’s no Hoopa, […]

Hoopa Becomes Unbound!

by Peter Paltridgeon April 14, 2015
Yesterday we mentioned Hoopa had another form. Today Nintendo officially announced it. Referred to as Hoopa Unbound, the Djinn Pokemon has a much more imposing appearance than the squeaky thing Ash is going to meet in that movie. In the video below, you can see how it works in Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. It […]


Next Pokemon Movie Revealed: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages

by Peter Paltridgeon April 13, 2015
The next feature-length Pokemon movie was announced at Cannes this week, and as is the custom, it involves Ash and his present company encountering the latest legendary Pokemon from the newest game. This time, Hoopa makes his long-awaited debut. Hoopa’s special ability, it turns out, is summoning things, including people and Pokemon, through the power […]

Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions Tour Orchestrates Pokemon Medleys

by Peter Paltridgeon March 26, 2015
If you think the Lavender Town music sounds creepy now, just wait’ll you hear it performed by a full-piece orchestra. Similar to the Mario and Zelda-themed concerts it’s put on before, Nintendo (in conjunction with The Pokemon Company and Princeton Entertainment) is now touring an orchestral concert filled with music from Pokemon. Every game in […]


Roaring Skies Come to Pokemon TCG on May 6

by Peter Paltridgeon March 25, 2015
As a certain golden-maned conqueror might say, “WHERE ARE MY DRAGONS?” They’re here, in the latest upgrade to the Pokemon Trading Card Game, Pokemon XY: Roaring Skies. Roaring Skies adds over 100 new cards to the lineup, including Mega EX evolutions for Dragon-type Pokemon such as Mega Rayquaza-EX, Mega Latios-EX, Hydreigon-EX, Thundurus-EX and more. The […]
Pokémon World Championships Qualifying Starts Soon

Pokémon World Championships Qualifying Starts Soon

by Shawn Hopkinson February 6, 2015
Here’s what you do. Go make a mixtape, put “Eye of the Tiger,” “You’re the Best Around,” “No Easy Way Out,” “The Touch” and “Main Theme From The Last Dragon” on it at the bare minimum, and start playing the Pokémon card and video games. Start playing to win. That’s because the Pokémon World Championships […]


Pokémon Sweepstakes and Animation Marathon Coming

by Shawn Hopkinson February 4, 2015
The Pokémon Company International has two events scheduled to celebrate the release of the new Pokémon Trading Card Game expansion Pokémon TCG: XY—Primal Clash. First up we’ve got a special sweepstakes. Players can go to and vote for either Team Magma’s plan to expand the land or Team Aqua’s plan to cover the world […]

VIZ Media Announces DVD and Manga Releases for “Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction”

by Ed Liuon January 28, 2015
VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES HOME MEDIA AND MANGA RELEASES FOR POKÉMON THE MOVIE: DIANCIE AND THE COCOON OF DESTRUCTION When Destruction Arises, Can Life Prevail? Fans Of All Ages Can Discover Exciting New Adventures In The Official DVD And Manga Editions For The Newest POKÉMON Feature Film San Francisco, CA, January 27, 2015 – VIZ Media, […]

Omega Ruby

Special Unova Distribution Starts Today For Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire

by Shawn Hopkinson January 22, 2015
The Pokémon Company International is now sending out special Pokémon with hidden abilities for Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire through its Special Unova Distribution event. Here’s how to get yours: Serperior – Available from starting 1/22/2015 through 11/30/2015, via a special password. Emboar – Available from starting 1/29/2015 through 11/30/2015, via […]
Pokémon Shuffle for 3DS Announced, Plus a New Pokémon for Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

Pokémon Shuffle for 3DS Announced, Plus a New Pokémon for Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

by Shawn Hopkinson January 14, 2015
The Pokémon Company International is starting 2015 out with not one, but two announcements. First, as you can see in the trailer above, puzzle game Pokémon Shuffle is coming to the Nintendo 3DS eShop. The new game is a “match 3” type game that seems similar to Candy Crush with a Pokémon twist. It will […]