Pokémon Scarlet & Violet preview round-up

Select gaming sites have been given a hands-on preview of Pokémon Scarlet and Violet in a special one-hour playthrough of a limited demo version. While there are no new Pokémon revealed through these previews, there are many small details that were noticed and are worth sharing. We’ve compiled some of the highlights below! Serebii Shiny … Read more

Genesect, Volcanion & Marshadow distribution coming to GameStop and Target

A distribution for the Mythical Pokémon Genesect, Volcanion and Marshadow is coming to North America, Australia and New Zealand. Previously, it was held in Europe and the UK. Players will be able to receive code cards which are redeemable in Pokémon Sword and Shield. Distribution details Genesect and Volcanion will be distributed at the following … Read more

Giant Garchomp plushie capturing hearts of Pokémon fans

What’s almost as good as having a real, living Pokémon? Owning a giant plushie of it! Ok, ok, it may be a far cry from having the real thing, but it’s as close as we can get. But they sure do look adorable! And lucky for Garchomp fans, Premium Bandai revealed a huge plushie version … Read more

Hands-on with Pokémon plastic model kits

Bandai’s Pokémon plastic model kits don’t seem to always get the attention or fanfare of Pokémon figures, based on the engagement rates I see across my tweets, but I wanted to find out what putting one together was like and how good the end product looked. Were they going to look good on a desk … Read more

Win a Pikachu and Petilil plush keychains

October 2022 Giveaway: Pikachu and Petilil plush keychains

This month we’re giving away two plush keychains from Japan, generously provided by online Japanese goods store Meccha Japan. Learn more about what you could win and how to enter in our post below. October’s prize One winner will win one plush Pikachu keychain and one plush Petilil keychain, both from the Shinka No Ishi … Read more

YouTuber Mrwhosetheboss takes on Pokémon UNITE’s predatory monetization

Mrwhosetheboss, an extremely large YouTuber with almost 12 million subscribers, has released a video highlighting the predatory tactics of game developers, particularly on mobile. He used Pokémon UNITE, the multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) for the Nintendo Switch and mobile devices running iOS and Android, as the primary example of how free-to-play games try to … Read more