Post Profile






Sun and Moon refreshes the Pokémon ritual

There's a ritual to starting a new Pokémon game, a formula of events which the force of nostalgia has set into stone. Leaving your childhood home, you pick your first Pokémon and battle your childhood rival, heading down Route 1 and into your first patch of long grass with an empty Pokédex but a pocket full of Pokéballs. Sun and Moon do more to refresh this ritual than any other pair of Pokémon games before them, all without ever disrupting the warm feeling of familiarity which the series - 20 years on - still manages to stir.
read more

share

Related Posts


Team Blue/Green won the international Pokemon Splatfest

Entertainment / Video Games : Destructoid

This past Saturday marked the first of hopefully many international Spaltfest contests in Splatoon, pitting fans of Pok é mon Red against those of Pok é mon Blue (or Pok é mon Green, if you live in Japan). The event may have been mo...

New hero in a half shell revealed for Pokemon Sun and Moon

Entertainment / Video Games : Destructoid

Another day, another badass Pok é mon is revealed for Sun and Moon. This time, it is a brand new fiery dragon turtle named Turtonator, which is kind of like Terminator and turtle combined. I like it. Meanwhile, everyone just forgot ...

A beta tester leaked video of what it's like to play the iPhone game where you capture and train Pokémon in the real world

Entertainment : Business Insider: The Wire

Imagine being able to use your smartphone to catch, train, and battle Pok é mon in the real world around you. That's the promise of Pok é mon Go, an augmented reality Pok é mon game coming to iPhone and Android later this year. We n...

The first (and best) Pokemon movie is coming back to theaters

Entertainment / Video Games : Destructoid

Perhaps as a promotional stunt to create even more hype for Pok é mon Sun and Moon releasing on November 18, The Pok é mon Company has announced it will show the classic film, Pok é mon: The First Movie for two days at select Cinema...

Nintendo renames Pikachu in Hong Kong, fans take to the streets

Entertainment / Video Games : Destructoid

Nintendo is changing Pikachu’s name in Hong Kong and people are not happy. As reported by QZ.com, the Pok é mon Company announced a new pair of games, Pok é mon Sun and Moon for Nintendo 3DS -- the first Pokémon games to be made ava...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC