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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

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 […]

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 […]

Pokemon Live-Action Movie By Legendary Pictures Officially Greenlit

by Peter Paltridgeon July 20, 2016
There was already a fierce bidding war over which movie studio would get the rights to harvest the latest property old enough to generate nostalgia (Pokemon), but events of the past month have accelerated the process. The recent phenomenon known as Pokemon Go lit a fire under the seats of execs and a deal was […]

Six More Pokemon Revealed Today For Sun And Moon

by Peter Paltridgeon July 19, 2016
The weekly reveals of Pokemon Sun and Moon characters continue with six new Pokemon, and we’ve got a creative bunch this time, from a living lei to a fruit with a face, to what may be a character even lamer than Magikarp (its special ability is running away really fast). There is already a fan […]

New Pokemon Sun And Moon Trailer

by Peter Paltridgeon July 13, 2016
The hype over Pokemon Go is currently deafening, but don’t forget Pokemon Sun and Moon is still on the way. A two-minute trailer was released today, bringing with it the biggest chunk of new footage we’ve seen yet. Currently the trailer is only available in Japanese, and this isn’t likely to change given the framing […]

Pokemon Go Started As An April Fool’s Joke

by Peter Paltridgeon July 12, 2016
You may not be aware that Nintendo and The Pokemon Company have launched an app spinoff of the Pokemon series, called Pokemon Go. Hype for the game seems to be nonexistent and this is probably the first article you have read referencing the app on the entire Internet. Since you likely have no idea what […]

Meet Another New Pokemon: Salandit

by Peter Paltridgeon July 7, 2016
Nintendo and The Pokemon Company will be releasing new Pokemon on a regular basis from now until Pokemon Sun and Moon launch this November. This week say hello to Salandit, but don’t touch him. Salandit is a lizard Pokemon of the fire/poison variety. So potent is Salandit’s poison that it’s effective on every other Pokemon […]