Posts Tagged ‘Pokemon’
Super Smash Bros. Charizard on Wii U

Super Smash Bros. News Overload: New Characters, Modes, and More

by Shawn Hopkinson April 9, 2014
There was almost too much Super Smash Bros. news to handle in yesterday’s Nintendo Direct. Sheik is in, as a separate character. Greninja and Charizard bring more Pokémon to the roster. Yoshi is back with a tougher fighting stance. And Zero Suit Samus is back. Plus there’s a whole new mode, Smash Run, that allows four […]
Pokémon Super Music Collection Black and White

The Music of Pokémon Black and White Joins the Super Music Collection

by Shawn Hopkinson April 8, 2014
The Pokémon Super Music Collection is nearly complete, with its penultimate release, Pokémon Black and White, available now on iTunes. The soundtrack contains music composed by Junichi Masuda, Shota Kageyama, Hitomi Satō, Gō Ichinose, Morikazu Aoki, Minako Adachi, and Satoshi Nohara, and is arranged by Shota Kageyama, Hitomi Satō, Gō Ichinose, and Minako Adachi. Your […]

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Here’s Your Roadmap to the 2014 Pokémon World Championships

by Daniel Clarkon April 3, 2014
Over the next few month Pokémon X and Y and Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) players will battle it out in more than 30 countries and six continents as part of Pokémon National Championships. Winning players can win an invitation to the Pokémon World Championships, which will be held at the Walter E. Washington Convention […]
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PR: Pokémon TCG: XY—Flashfire Coming May 7, Bringing Mega Charizard

by Shawn Hopkinson March 26, 2014
The Pokémon TCG: XY—Flashfire expansion, will be out at retail Wednesday, May 7, 2014, and it’s bringing Mega Charizard with it. According to a Pokémon Company Press Release, the Pokémon TCG: XY—Flashfire “brings the fan favorite Mega Charizard to the Pokémon Trading Card Game with two awesome Mega Charizard-EX cards.” The full press release follows: Pokémon Trading Card Game The Pokémon […]

Pokémon Black and White

PR: Pokémon Coming to Netflix

by Shawn Hopkinson February 27, 2014
Done with House of Cards? Now you can switch it up, a lot, and binge-watch Pikachu and friends, because Pokémon is coming to Netflix streaming March 1. The initial offerings include first season of the television series, Pokémon: Indigo League, the Pokémon: Black & White season, and two feature length Pokémon movies. The full press release follows: POKÉMON ANIMATION WILL BE […]
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Mythical Pokémon Diancie Coming Soon

by Shawn Hopkinson February 14, 2014
The Pokémon Company recently revealed a new  Pokémon, Diancie, that will play a role in the upcoming Pokémon movie Pokémon XY the Movie: The Cocoon of Destruction and Diancie and will be featured in Pokémon X and Y, for the 3DS although details of how to obtain Diancie haven’t been shared yet. As a mythical Pokémon, Diancie can’t be obtained […]

Pokémon Ruby & Pokémon Sapphire: Super Music Collection Out Now

Pokémon Ruby & Pokémon Sapphire: Super Music Collection Out Now

by Shawn Hopkinson February 14, 2014
If you love Pokémon music, then the Pokémon Company has a major treat for you on iTunes. The Pokémon Ruby & Pokémon Sapphire: Super Music Collection is now available. For $9.99 the collection offers 109 digitally remastered tracks suitable for exploring the island region of Hoenn. The tracks include the work of composers Junichi Masuda, Gō Ichinose, and Morikazu […]

Pokémon Animation Launches on Hulu

by Ed Liuon January 30, 2014
The Pokémon Company International and Hulu have announced that a variety of Pokémon animation will be coming to Hulu and Hulu Plus starting now. Visitors to Hulu Kids can now stream the Pokémon Origins special and five episodes of the Diamond & Pearl story arc, while subscribers to Hulu Plus can get access to the […]


Animation Dominates Japan 2013 Box Office Charts

by Ed Liuon January 13, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter notes that the 2013 annual box office results in Japan are dominated by animation, with 7 out of the top 10 grossing films of the year being animated, and one prominently featuring a CGI character in a live-action movie. Hayao Miyazaki’s Kaze Tachinu (The Wind Rises) was the #1 top grossing film […]
Pokémon Winter Regional Championship

Prove You’re the Pokémon Master in the Winter Regional Championships

by Shawn Hopkinson January 8, 2014
Do you think you’re good at Pokémon? Well, now you have a chance to put your Meowth where your mouth is by competing in the upcoming 2014 Pokémon Video Game and Trading Card Game Winter Regional Championships. This championship event will give competitive Pokémon video game and trading card game (TCG) players all over the United […]