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Tag Archives: Pikachu

Pichu and Several More ‘Mon Added to Pokémon GO, Pikachu Get’s Festive!

Pokémon GO Holiday Pikachu

Every article from every outlet about Pokémon GO is guaranteed one thing. Someone will inevitably ask: “People still play this?” Yes, anonymous person in the comments, yes they do. It may not be surrounded by the fervor and hype of its starting days, but it is still enjoyed by millions world-wide. With that out of the way, Niantic has something in …

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Nintendo is Over the Moon Over Their New Fastest Seller

Pokemon Sun and Moon logo by Nintendo

What if I told you The Legend of Zelda and Super Mario were no longer Nintendo’s fastest selling game titles in America? They’ve both been around for 30+ years, but they haven’t been able to keep up with the newer flagship title, Pokemon, in recent years. I was shocked to learn that prior to Sun and Moon releasing, Pokemon X and Y …

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Pokémon Anime Trailer Wows With New Art Style

Ash and Pikachu together.

I remember when the Pokémon anime debuted in 1998. I was 12 years old, impressionable, and I was instantly hooked. Nintendo sent out a promotional VHS with a Pokémon themed issue of the Nintendo Power magazine to tell us all about the world of Pokémon. We were getting a video game on the Game Boy, a trading card game, and a cartoon. …

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Pokémon GO! Update Explained by Niantic After Angering Everyone

Niantic released an update for Pokémon GO! earlier this week that left a sour taste in a lot of trainers’ mouths. The update included a few small fixes, some Pokémon buffs/nerfs, and more customization options for your trainer. Here is a full list of the update features. Avatars can now be re-customized from the Trainer profile screen Adjusted battle move damage values …

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Pokémon Movie a GO! Legendary Entertainment Gains Rights

When Pokémon GO was released earlier this month no one could predict how explosive it would be. Its popularity has been launched into the stratosphere, and the fan-base hasn’t been this enormous since the late 90s. It’s gotten to where, whenever we see someone on their phone doing anything but talking, we automatically assume they are playing Pokémon GO. They’re also probably on …

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More Pokémon Go+ details emerge from E3 2016.

Pokémon Go is hotly anticipated as geeks of all ages are ready for the mobile game to hit cell phones and other devices. While they wait, they want to know more about the stand alone device, Pokémon Go+. Thanks to the rest of Nintendo’s E3 2016 coverage, we have a nice set of details about it. The Pokémon Go+ is a …

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Pokémon Go! 2014 Google Maps Prank Comes to Life

We have shown you the pictures and video of Pokémon Go before. However, now we have bigger news! Niantic is making the 2014 Google prank a reality with the blessing of Nintendo. Niantic will release Pokémon Go later this year with no real set release date and is currently in the beta testing stage. When Pokémon Go releases there will …

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Is Pikachu Getting a Name Change?

With the release of Pokémon Sun and Moon on the rise, Nintendo had decided to give Pikachu the new name “Pikaqiu”. However, it sounds more likely this name change will only be significant in areas that receive the Chinese version of this game not any of the others. Pikachu’s name change sounds as though it is a way for Nintendo …

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