Video: New Pokémon Snap Gets One Last Pre-Launch Trailer With 5 Minutes Of Footage

We’re less than 24 hours away from tucking into New Pokémon Snap, and Nintendo has one final trailer for us before we get to business. You can check it out for yourself above; split into several parts, the video gives us another explanatory overview of what you can expect to see and do in the … Read more

Video: Here’s How Pokémon Snap Might Have Looked On Game Boy Color

Snap ’em in your pocket. This week sees the release of New Pokémon Snap for the Nintendo Switch. Fans of the original Nintendo 64 game have been waiting for a sequel since 1999. As excited as many probably are to explore the Lental Region, have you ever wondered what a Game Boy Color version of … Read more

Review: New Pokémon Snap – The Best-Looking Pokémon Game Yet, And A Joyous Revival

It’s been 22 years since the original Pokémon Snap and with each passing console generation fans had never given up hope for a possible sequel. Why is that? It wasn’t a long game, it didn’t have that many levels, only had a small pool of Pokémon and the base gameplay was simply about taking pictures. … Read more

Feature: Pokémon Origin Stories – The Inspiration Behind Your Favourite Pocket Monsters

Pokémon is a juggernaut of a franchise. Countless games, movies, merchandise and mobile apps make this literally the biggest media franchise ever made in terms of cold hard cash. Of course this couldn’t have happened without long-lasting appeal, and one area that the franchise nearly always seems to nail down is the monster designs. Every … Read more

VIZ Media Reveals Cover Art For Pokémon: Sword & Shield, Vol. 1 Manga

VIZ Media, the same publisher behind Ask Iwata, has shared a first look at the cover of Pokémon” Sword & Shield, Vol. 1 manga series. It’ll arrive on 10th August and is available to pre-order now over on Amazon and is priced at $4.99 USD. This series, written by the legendary Hidenori Kusaka (responsible for … Read more

A New Limited-Time Pokémon Sword And Shield Item Distribution Event Has Begun

Listen up, trainers! There’s a new item up for grabs in Pokémon Sword and Shield. This time around it’s the hold item Weakness Policy. As explained by Serebii.net, the code for this item was released during the Pokémon Players Cup 3 stream. It’s available from now until 26th April, so be sure to redeem it … Read more

New Pokémon Snap Interactive Website Offers A Sneak Peek At The Game And Digital Rewards

Grab Platinum Points and photo frames to share online. To give players an early look at some of the photography-based delights that await in New Pokémon Snap, Nintendo’s launched a brand new website complete with an interactive map and treats to uncover. You can check out the website for yourself right here; from the map … Read more

Pokémon GO Hosting Special Event To Celebrate Release Of New Pokémon Snap

To promote the upcoming Nintendo Switch release New Pokémon Snap, Niantic’s augmented reality mobile game Pokémon GO will be hosting a special event inspired by the photography-focused game set in the Lental region. It’ll run from 29th April until 2nd May. As a bonus, there’ll also be a new camera avatar item and camera-themed gift … Read more

Pokémon Happy Meals Are Returning To McDonald’s In The UK Next Month

Pikachu, coming soon! (Not as a food, though… That would be horrific.) There aren’t many things in life that can beat the good old video games and food combo, so you’ll hopefully be pleased to hear that Pokémon Happy Meals are soon returning to McDonald’s restaurants in the UK. Special Pokémon Happy Meals appeared across … Read more