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Even with the 3DS launching in March, Nintendo is offering some incentive to buy a regular DSi instead (or additionally, of course): Pokémon pictures! The company announced limited-edition Pokémon Black and White DSi bundles, coming to North America on March 6. The bundle includes ei...

February 23rd 2011 at 9:25am 0 Comments
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Jeez, between all the different Pokémon promotional events held over the past few months, it seems plausible that we could "catch em' all" before Pokémon Black and White even hits store shelves. Here's another one for the pile: From February 21 through March 6, owners of one of the ex...

February 16th 2011 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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The problem with trading card games is that you have to have friends around to play them -- and, a lot of times, that means you actually have to leave the house. In a video game, roaming the world in search of Pokémon may be relatively safe, but out in the real world, there are certain dange...

February 15th 2011 at 11:30pm 0 Comments
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Given its focus on cute, cuddly animals, it seems odd to describe the Pokémon series as hardcore, yet generation after generation of games have created an elite group of dedicated players who have "caught 'em all." They know every stat, every attribute and every breeding strategy needed to e...

February 11th 2011 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Though Pokémon Black and White won't include the neat little Pokéwalker peripheral included in last year's HeartGold and SoulSilver, it won't be without alternative methods for monster collection. Nintendo has announced the Pokémon Global Link, a website launching this spring (...

January 27th 2011 at 11:30pm 0 Comments
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Compared to the usual, minor changes between Pokémon games, the ability to bring three pokémon into a fight in Black or White is nothing short of revolutionary. Perhaps this trailer will help you wrap your mind around the chaos of six pokémon out at the same time!

January 26th 2011 at 1:10pm 0 Comments
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The two latest additions to the neverending Pokémon franchise managed to move an incredible 2.6 million units during their first two days on Japanese store shelves -- but how have Black and White fared since then? Unsurprisingly, they've done just fine; according to sales statistics from Ent...

January 12th 2011 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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We knew this day would come -- we just knew it. Fortunately, we've had a contingency plan for years now, on the off chance that wild Pokémon should ever infest our local shopping mall. If you'll turn your attention to Diagram 6C in your Poké-Survival Guide, you'll see where we've mark...

January 12th 2011 at 3:00am 0 Comments
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UK Pokemon trainers will gain a crucial tactical advantage over their American counterparts on March 4, when Pokemon Black and White launch in that country, two days ahead of the North American release. This date comes courtesy of Official Nintendo Magazine. To take full advantage of this ... advan...

January 10th 2011 at 8:30pm 0 Comments