Entei trademarked in Japan

Pokémon trademarks Entei in Japan, ignites online speculation

Nintendo Co., Ltd., Creatures Inc., and Game Freak Inc. have jointly filed a trademark application for Entei’s Japanese name, エンテイ, in Japan. It isn’t uncommon for some popular Pokémon to have their names trademarked, but another reason is if they’re going to star in an upcoming game or be featured heavily in marketing. Because of … Read more

Sun & Moon Speculation Pt. VIII: A Villa Revisited

I know I can’t be the only one that was pumped about the idea of the villa in Pokemon Platinum – a whole home I get to decorate?! For free?! Of course, it was a bit of a disappointment in execution and options for decor were extremely limited. With Pokemon Sun & Moon adding an … Read more

New game could change Pokémon forever

Pokémon is close to 20 years old now, having been started in 1996 by Satoshi Tajiri, and the main series which began the franchise has changed only marginally overall. There are more Pokémon, more types, more characters and more ways to “Catch ’em All!”, but fundamentally each iteration has remained close to the formula introduced in … Read more

Speculation: New Eeveelution?

Thanks to NeoGAF for the image! SPECULATION So this is interesting! It’s the logo for the Eevee short that’s gonna be featured alongside the Genesect movie. It’s a pretty standard logo, and it’s just the name for the short. But, there’s a little, interesting detail. [spoiler] See how every letter corresponds to an Eevee? Each … Read more

CoroCoro Countdown: Your Predictions?

Since we’re waiting for some news to leak I thought it’d be fun to perhaps talk about our predictions on just what exactly this “Master Document” will reveal about Pokemon Black and White.  Frankly I don’t think we should get our hopes up TOO high, but hopefully it will provide pictures and details of some … Read more