Pokemon GO Has Made $2.45 Billion In Revenue To Date
Despite having been around for the past few years, it seems that Niantic’s Pokemon GO is still doing very well. This is according to data from Sensor Tower (via Variety) who has revealed that the game has managed to earn the company a whopping $2.45 billion to date, not bad for a game that is several years old.
Pokémon Sword and Shield For The Nintendo Switch Announced
Last year Nintendo released a couple of new Pokemon games for the Nintendo Switch, but for the most part they felt like a remake of older (read classic) Pokemon games, such as Pokemon Yellow. For fans who are hankering for a brand new Pokemon, Nintendo stated that such a game would be launching in 2019.
Ryan Reynolds Shows Us How He Became Detective Pikachu
It’s safe to say that when it was announced that Ryan Reynolds would be voicing the character of Pikachu in the upcoming Detective Pikachu movie, many were skeptical. However upon the release of the movie’s trailer, it soon became apparent that Reynolds has somehow managed to make the character his.
Niantic Will Soon Let Players Change Pokemon GO Teams, For A Price
Just like with many games that you’re playing for the first time ever, choosing a race, a class, skills, professions, and so on can be a bit confusing and sometimes even intimidating. More often than not, players usually end up regretting some of their choices later on when they gain a bit more experience, and usually, this means rerolling their character.
Detective Pikachu Movie Sequel Has Apparently Been Greenlit
When it was announced that a live-action Detective Pikachu movie was in the works, it raised quite a few eyebrows since a live-action movie with Pokemon did seem a bit weird. It was later made weirder when it was announced that Pikachu would be talking, and that Ryan Reynolds would be the one behind the voice.
Blizzard Had At One Point In Time Worked On A Pokemon-Like Diablo Game
Many fans were livid when Blizzard announced Diablo Immortal which was essentially a mobile version of Diablo. However it seems that back in the day, Blizzard, or to be more specific, Blizzard North, toyed with the idea of creating a Pokemon-like Diablo game for handheld consoles like the Game Boy.
Niantic’s Pokemon GO Has Made Almost $800 Million To Date
Pokemon GO was extremely popular when it was launched and it’s not hard to see why. This is because the game is based on the Pokemon franchise which is popular in its own right, plus it leveraged the use of augmented reality technology which gave it a bit of a novelty factor. However with Niantic delaying some of the more in-demand features for so long, we’re sure some probably wondered […]
Original Pokemon Movie To Get A CGI Remake
The original Pokemon movie holds a very special place in the hearts of many a gamer. Dubbed Pokémon The First Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back, it was originally released back in 1998 which means that it has been about 20 years since. The good news is that if you were thinking of rewatching it again, maybe consider waiting because it looks like a CGI remake is in the works.
Trainer Battles Have Officially Arrived For Pokemon GO
Ever since Pokemon GO was launched, many have been asking for Niantic to bring PVP into the game. After all being able to battle your friends in the regular version of Pokemon was what made the game so appealing to begin with, or at least that was one of the things that helped. It was earlier this month that Niantic finally confirmed the feature would be coming, and now it […]
Pokemon GO Trainer Battles Will Be Available By The End Of The Year
If trainer battles/PvP was a feature of Pokemon GO that you have been anticipating, you’ll be pleased to learn that not too long after teasing the availability of the feature, Niantic has confirmed that the feature will be released by the end of the year, making it about 2 years or so since the game was first launched.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Will Give Pokemon Gamers A Freebie
Good news gamers! If you have bought either Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! or Pokemon: Let’s Go, Eevee! and are also planning on buying Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Nintendo has a little reward for you. Announced on Twitter, it seems that gamers who own either version of Pokemon: Let’s Go will be able to unlock a Partner spirit in the upcoming game.
Official Trailer For ‘Detective Pikachu’ Movie Released
We’ve known for a while that a movie based on Detective Pikachu was in the works, and it looks like we finally know what the movie could look like. Warner Bros. has recently released the official trailer for the upcoming movie which will also double as the first live-action Pokemon movie that combines that use of human actors, voice actors, and CG.
Pokemon: Let’s Go Almost Had Photorealistic Graphics
The Pokemon series has always been known for its bright, colorful, and cartoony characters. However sometimes a bit of change isn’t a bad thing, and sometimes it works out really well, such as with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild that definitely changed many perceptions of the series.
Pokemon GO Sees 35% Increase In Active Usage Since May
Pokemon GO was understandably met with a ton of excitement when it first launched. However over time it wasn’t surprising to see interest in the game wane a bit. However it seems that in the past few months, interest in the game has picked up again, according to a post on Niantic’s website.
Pokémon: Let’s Go Themed Nintendo Switch Unveiled
If you’re a fan of Pokemon games and were kind of holding off on the Nintendo Switch until a Pokemon game was released for it, you’re in luck because not only did Nintendo previously announce two new Pokemon RPGs that will launch for the Switch this year, but the company has also recently announced a new Pokemon: Let’s Go themed Nintendo Switch.
Pokemon Quest Has Reportedly Earned $8 Million In One Month
2018 is definitely the year for Pokemon fans because not only did the trading feature finally arrive for Pokemon GO, but player battles are also reportedly planned for this year as well. On top of that, there will be two new Pokemon RPG titles coming to the Nintendo Switch, and on top of that Nintendo also launched a new Pokemon Quest game for the Switch and mobile.
Core Pokemon Game For Nintendo Switch Moved To ‘Late 2019’
Earlier this year around the time E3 2018 was about to kick off, Nintendo made some announcements of their own where they confirmed that they would be launching a new core Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch. The game was initially pegged for the second half of 2019, but now it looks like it could be delayed ever so slightly.
Niantic Introduces Three-Strike Policy For Pokemon GO Cheaters
No one likes cheaters, but the sad reality is that as much as developers try to prevent cheaters, there will always be cheaters in video games. Companies such as Blizzard have implemented a zero-tolerance policy when it comes to cheaters, banning them outright when caught, but Niantic appears to be taking a more lenient approach.
Pokemon Quest Now Available On iOS And Android
This year is shaping up to be a great year for fans of the Pokemon franchise. This is because not only is Pokemon GO getting the much awaited trading feature, but there will be two new Pokemon titles coming to the Nintendo Switch later this year, while Pokemon Quest for the Switch is already available.
Trading Is Finally Coming To Pokemon GO
One of the fun aspects of Pokemon games is the ability to trade Pokemon with your friends. This was a feature that many expected to be part of Pokemon GO when the game was launched, and despite there being many promises and hints, the feature remained missing for the longest time ever.