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Galar Research Update: Gigantamaxing, New Pokémon, New Gym Leaders, & Galar Pokemon League!

The Pokémon Company has given us some brand new information on Pokémon Sword & Pokemon Shield today! Today we get introduced to brand new Pokémon, new gym leaders, the Galar Pokemon League, and Gigantamaxing! GIGANTAMAXING CHANGES A POKÉMON’S SIZE AND APPEARANCE! The strange phenomenon known as Dynamaxing can only occur in specific areas of the… View Article
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Nintendo’s E3 2019 Game Demos To Be Playable At Gamepolis In Spain

I have been waiting for this news for months! The Spanish Videogames Festival Gamepolis will again have Nintendo’s E3 Game Demos available to play at their booth. Gamepolis in Malaga, Spain, is one of the first Public gaming events in Europe after E3 to have exclusive demos available for the general public. Such demos this… View Article
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[Video] What’s Behind Nintendo UK’s Red Door? (Nintendo Dads)

Miketendo64 was recently invited to a Post E3 Event by Nintendo UK. We were given a special presentation on Astral Chain and were allowed to play the demos that were available at E3 this year. Such games included Luigi’s Mansion 3, Link’s Awakening, Pokémon Sword / Shield and Mario & Sonic At The Olympic Games… View Article
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[Feature] Going Pro with Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield! Going Hands on with the E3 Demo with a Pro Controller

When it comes to Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!, one of the biggest complaints about the games, was the lack of support for the Pro Controller but with a new Gen quickly approaching, the times are changing. During a not so secret event at Nintendo UK’s offices, I had the chance… View Article
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Pokémon Devs Masuda and Ohmori Talk About Emphasis Of Trainers On Their Own Evolutionary Journey

In a recent interview with Kotaku, Junichi Masuda and Shigeru Ohmari spoke about the emphasis of Trainers on their own evolutionary journey. Evolution has always been a key factor in the Pokémon series. In Pokémon Sword & Shield, the evolution of the player is just as important and how the trainer grows in their journey… View Article
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Miketendo64 2019 Giveaway Roadmap Announcement

E3 2019 is now behind us and now it’s time to look towards what is coming out this year. There are a lot of games for Switch and for the next 6 months we will be giving away one game a month. We begin with Super Mario Maker 2 for June and so on. We… View Article
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[Video] Nintendo Booth Tour – E3 2019

As with every E3 event, Nintendo tries to go all out with their booths. In 2016, it was all about Zelda: Breath Of The Wild. In 2017, it was all about Super Mario Odyssey. 2018 had Super Smash Bros. Ultimate take center stage and now it’s 2019. This year it is broken up into several… View Article
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[Video] Pokemon Sword & Pokemon Shield Gameplay – Nintendo Treehouse: Live | E3 2019

  A new generation of Pokémon is coming to the Nintendo Switch™ system. Become a Pokémon Trainer, embark on a new journey in the new Galar region, and unravel the mystery behind the Legendary Pokémon Zacian and Zamazenta!  Explore the Wild Area, a vast expanse of land where the player can freely control the camera…. View Article
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[Feature] Who’s that Pokémon? It’s Gossifleur, the Flowering Pokémon!

With details of the release date and the latest direct revealing new Pokémon for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield.  We’re going to be playing “Who’s That Pokémon?” as a means to introduce these new Pokémon! Let’s get introduced to the Flowering Pokémon Gossifleur! Pokémon: Gossifleur Type: Grass-type Classification: Flowering Pokémon Height: 1’4 Weight: 4.9lbs Ability: Cotton Down /… View Article
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[Feature] Who’s that Pokémon? It’s Drednaw, the Bite Pokémon!

With details of the release date and the latest direct revealing new Pokémon for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield.  We’re going to be playing “Who’s That Pokémon?” as a means to introduce these new Pokémon! Let’s get introduced to the Bite Pokémon Drednaw! Pokémon: Drednaw Type: Water/Rock-type Classification: Bite Pokémon Height: 3’03” Weight: 254.6lbs Ability: Strong Jaw /… View Article
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[Feature] Who’s that Pokémon? It’s Corviknight, the Raven Pokémon!

With details of the release date and the latest direct revealing new Pokémon for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield.  We’re going to be playing “Who’s That Pokémon?” as a means to introduce these new Pokémon! Let’s get introduced to the Raven Pokémon Corviknight! Pokémon: Corviknight Type: Flying/Steel-type Classification: Raven Pokémon Height: 7’03” Weight: 165.3lbs Ability: Pressure / Unnerve… View Article
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[Feature] Who’s that Pokémon? It’s Wooloo, the Sheep Pokemon!

With details of the release date and the latest direct revealing new Pokémon for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield.  We’re going to be playing “Who’s That Pokémon?” as a means to introduce these new Pokémon! Let’s get introduced to the Sheep Pokémon Wooloo! Pokémon: Wooloo Type: Normal-type Classification: Sheep Pokémon Height: 2’00” Weight: 13.2lbs Ability: Fluffy/Run Away   Description: The… View Article
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[Feature] Who’s that Pokémon? It’s Zacian & Zamazenta, the Legendary duo of the Galar region!

With details of the release date and the latest direct revealing new Pokémon for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, let’s get introduced to the new Legendaries! We’re going to be playing “Who’s That Pokémon?” as a means to introduce these new Pokémon! Let’s get introduced to the Legendary duo of Zacian & Zamazenta. These are the Legendary… View Article
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Pokémon Direct 6.5.19 Recap

Pokémon Direct 6.5.19 Recap – New Legendaries, Trainers, Pokémon, Dynamax & More

Howzat?! The Pokémon Direct 6.5.19 has aired and finished and now its time to ruddy well talk about it. So let’s not dawdle any longer than we need to Ol’ Chap, its time to go over what we learned with our spiffing Pokémon Direct 6.5.19 Recap. Well to start with, Players will get to venture… View Article
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Pokémon Sword & Pokémon Shield Release Date Revealed

Towards the end of today’s Pokémon Direct presentation, CEO and President of The Pokémon Company Tsunekazu Ishihara announced the Pokémon Sword & Pokémon Shield release date. Both games will have a simultaneous worldwide release on November 15, 2019. That’s not all though, special bundles will be available as well. In Europe, they will also get… View Article
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Pokémon Company to host 2019 Press Conference, Tuesday May 28th

As if the June 5th Nintendo Direct announcement wasn’t enough, The Pokémon Company also announced its plans for its 2019 Press Conference in Tokyo, Japan. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, May 28. The event is going to be streamed live here at Pokemon.com starting at 6 p.m. PDT. The Pokémon Company is expected to cover a… View Article
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Pokémon Direct Coming June 5th, 2019

Ready your Pokédex trainers, incoming Direct announcement. The Pokémon company announced today that there would be a livestreamed Pokémon Direct with roughly 15 minutes of new information coming June 5th, 2019 at 6 a.m. PT. You can queue up the event by visiting https://www.nintendo.com/nintendo-direct/06-05-2019/ and set a reminder for yourself for the livestream. I already… View Article
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Pokémon: Let’s Go was developed with TV Mode in Mind whereas Sword & Shield are “being Developed to Emphasize the fun of playing Nintendo Switch in Handheld Mode”

For the lifelong Pokémon fans who are anticipating the release of Pokémon Sword & Pokémon Shield in the hopes that they will be the home console HD Pokémon games they have waited a long time for, it’s simply not the case. During Nintendo’s financial results briefing “for Fiscal Year Ended March 2019,” current Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa went on to say… View Article
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