Pokémon

All The Free Pokemon And Items You Can Get In Pokemon Sun And Moon Now

The next pair of Pokemon games, Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, are quickly approaching their November 17 release date, and ahead of their launch, Nintendo has been giving away a ton of free items and Pokemon for the previous Sun and Moon versions. Many of the giveaways have already ended, but …

Pokémon Sun and Moon

New Pokémon Go anti-cheat protection comes and goes in no time at all

Niantic’s efforts to crack down continue, with little success<p>Niantic pushed a <i>Pokémon Go</i> update this week that prepped the game for the release of new Pokémon. Also tucked into the game’s new version, however, was an anti-cheating measure that prevented players with certain “spoofing” apps on their …

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Here's The Best Place To Find Gen 3 Ghosts During Pokémon GO's Halloween Event

<i>Pokémon GO</i>’s Halloween Event is going live today, and with it comes the arrival of Gen 3 Pokémon for the first time. Barring any surprises, it should just be three families of Gen 3 ghosts, five in total, counting evolutions. But where to find them?<p>They may end up being plentiful in the wild, but …

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Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Helping Development of Pokemon For Switch

With a <i>Pokemon</i> game for the Switch confirmed, some might see <i>Pokemon Ultra Sun</i> & <i>Moon</i> as a hinderance to its development. A recent GameSpot interview …

‘Pokemon Go:’ Niantic Gender-Swaps Two Popular Gen 3 Monsters In Embarrassing Gaffe

Reddit subscribers of <i>The Silph Road</i> found an error in Niantic’s coding for the third generation Pokemon coming soon to <i>Pokemon Go</i>. The gaming company …

Gaming

This macho Pikachu is far from cute

Most of us would know Pikachu as the adorable electric mouse and Ash Ketchum’s best Pokemon friend. But in the hands of Japanese Twitter user …

Cute

Viz Media announces new Pokemon titles for 2018, including Pompom Pokemon

Viz Media has announced that it is releasing three new <b>Pokemon</b> books in 2018, including the arts and crafts book <b>Pompom Pokemon</b> and the manga titles</b> …

Pokémon Sun & Moon – Crimson Invasion pre-release events taking place this weekend

Attention all Pokémon Trainers this weekend there’s a number of pre-release events taking place nationwide – within the UK – in which you can play …

Pokemon Go’s Handing Out Candy And Bringing In Ghosts For Halloween

<i>Pokemon Go</i> always has something special for the holidays. But, if you’ve lost track of the game for a while, this event, in particular, might mark it as the time to come back. There’s not just new Pokemon to capture, but also, of course, a lot of candy.<p>For the Halloween season, between October 20th …

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'Pokémon GO' Finally Revealed When Generation 3 Pokemon Will Arrive

Some are there now, but more are coming starting this December.<p>By on<p>Halloween brings with it all manner of ghouls and Ghost Pokémon to <i>Pokémon GO</i>, but …

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Pokemon UltraSun and UltraMoon will mark the end of an era

Change is in the air for <i>Pokemon</i> fans. When <i>Pokemon UltraSun and UltraMoon</i> launch on the Nintendo 3DS next month, they’ll be the final mainline <i>Pokemon</i> …

Pokémon Go's Halloween Event Officially has Lots of New Characters to Catch

It'll be ... spooktacular.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Apps & Halloween<p>Halloween has come early for those still playing Pokémon Go, one of 2016’s most dowloaded …

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Pokemon Go Halloween event 2017 CONFIRMED as Niantic reveals Generation 3 characters are joining popular game

Pokemon Go's themed events have become a popular part of the hit mobile game well into its second year.<p>Events usually run for a period of several …

Pokémon Go

Meet the five new Gen 3 Pokemon coming to ‘Pokemon Go’ this weekend

On Thursday morning, Niantic revealed the details of the long-awaited <i>Pokemon Go</i> Halloween 2017 event, which begins on Friday at 12:00 PM PT. Along …

Entertainment

These Are the Best Selling Toys of 2017

You might be surprised by how many toy brands you recognize on the list.<p>With the holidays coming up, toy and game shopping is about to heat up.<p>Toy …

Investing

Pokémon GO's Halloween Event Is Live, With New Gen 3 Pokémon

If you see a fresh wave of trainers out on the streets hunting for Pokémon, it’s because Halloween comes slightly early for <i>Pokémon GO.</i> The game’s second annual Halloween event just went live, offering some of the most interesting rewards we’ve seen for a limited time event yet. Developer Niantic …

Man dressed as Pokemon character caught after jumping White House barrier: report

A man dressed as the electric star of the "Pokemon" franchise attempted to jump the White House fence on Tuesday before being arrested by Secret …

The White House

Game Freak Explains Why We Should All Play Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

<b>Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon</b> aren't far away on 3DS, and the more we learn about the new titles the clearer it gets that they're offering more …

Nintendo

‘Pokémon Ultra Sun’ and ‘Ultra Moon’ will be series’ last games on 3DS

The Nintendo 3DS helped to revolutionize the Pokémon role-playing experience, introducing 3D environments and more detailed battles with <i>Pokémon X</i> and …

Gaming

Police: Man tried to jump White House fence in Pokémon costume in bid for YouTube fame

A 36-year-old Kentucky man who authorities said tried to scale a White House fence on Tuesday while dressed as the Pokémon character Pikachu had planned to film his act in an attempt to attain fame, according to an arrest affidavit filed in court.<p>But the man, identified as Curtis Combs, of …

Crime

The Legendaries In 'Pokémon Ultra Sun' And 'Pokémon Ultra Moon' Are Getting Some Great Z-Moves

With <i>Pokémon Ultra Sun</i> and <i>Pokémon Ultra Moon</i> nearing its November release, we now have more details on the Z-Moves the Legendary Pokémon will have.<p>To clarify, Solgaleo gets the Searing Sunraze Smash for its Z-Move and Lunala has the Menacing Moonraze Maelstrom attack. Both of these moves need new …

Minecraft Botnet: Android Apps Hijacked By Malware For Attacks

A number of apps available through Google Play Store purporting to be companion services for the popular game <i>Minecraft</i> actually house malicious …

Google Play Store

Pokemon GO Halloween just got REAL (Gen 3 real)

This morning the latest build of Pokemon GO for Android revealed a collection of changes just before Halloween. This set of changes falls in the …

Pokémon Go

From Facebook to Pokémon Go: How Russia meddled in the 2016 election

Is there any internet platform Russia <i>didn’t</i> use in its plot to disrupt the 2016 election?<p>That’s the question beginning to emerge as the sprawling …

Pokémon Go

The 11 weirdest Pokémon ever

Pokémon Go’s new gen-three Pokémon to look out for

Ghosts, ghosts, I know you come from gen three<p>The third generation of Pokémon arrive in <i>Pokémon Go</i> starting tomorrow, Oct. 20. Niantic promises a “gradual” rollout of the Hoenn region’s indigenous Pokémon, beginning with a handful of ghost-type monsters that will launch in time for Halloween.<p>Here’s …

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Pokémon Go Halloween Event 2017: Are Gen 3 Pokemon Coming?

Spooky!<p>By on<p>Filed Under Halloween, Pokémon & Reddit<p>When the autumn leaves drop and cool air settles over the city, it means one thing: Halloween is …

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Niantic Wants 'Pokémon GO' To Live For 20 Years

<i>Pokémon GO</i> isn’t satisfied with breaking nearly every mobile game record on earth. It also wants to live forever.<p>In a market that is not even 20 years old yet, Niantic CEO John Hanke recently said that “<i>Pokémon GO</i> has the potential to be a 20-year franchise,” his comments made at a live Wall Street …

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I Flew 1,750 Miles to Catch a Pokemon

This week, I traveled 1,750 miles to catch a Pokemon in Pokemon Go.<p>With a near-complete Pokedex, on Monday I flew to Austin, Texas to catch one of …

Gaming

A free shiny legendary Pokémon is coming to Pokémon Sun and Moon, here is how to get it in Pokémon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon

One of the saddest stories in Pokémon Sun and Moon is that of Silvally. It's typically known as Type: Null, an artificially created Pokémon that was made to hunt Ultra Beasts. Created with the cells of Pokémon from different Pokémon types, it was made to be able to shift types at will (not unlike …