The Pokémon Company International reveals their first-ever Super Bowl commercial

The Pokémon Company International today unveiled a new TV commercial that will air during Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, February 7. The ad, shot in Rio de Janeiro, explores ambition, drive, and training, concepts that every Pokémon Trainer is familiar with. It celebrates the millions of Pokémon fans around the world who will enjoy identifying all of the hidden Pokémon references in the ad. It ends with a call to action for all those who strive to achieve their dreams: Train On. A 30-second version of the ad will be aired at the beginning of the third quarter of Super Bowl 50. An extended version can be viewed above. Continue reading

Official blurb revealed for Pokémon TCG: Mythical Pokémon Collection – Mew

Rare and mysterious, Mythical Pokémon arrive when they choose and disappear just as quickly! Step forward into a new level of play with the Pokémon TCG: Mythical Pokémon Collection – Mew! Contains: 1 Never-before-seen foil promo card featuring Mew 1 Mew collector’s pin 2 Special Pokémon TCG: Generations booster packs to expand your collection! 1 Code card for the Pokémon Trading Card Game Online

The box will retail for $12.99 and releases February 22, 2016.

Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction – Now Available as Digital Download and iBook‏

The Pokémon Company International is excited to announce that Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction is now available for digital download from iTunes and Amazon (MSRP: $14.99) and A Pokémon Super Story! Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction, an interactive companion to the movie, is now available on iTunes for $4.99. The movie will be coming soon to Google Play. (no word on if/when it will be coming to Xbox Video or other video services) Continue reading

New Pokémon XY&Z animated series to air with new forms of Zygarde and Greninja!‏

The next Pokémon animation series, Pokémon XY&Z, airs this fall in Japan.

Tune in to learn what’s brewing within the Legendary Pokémon Zygarde and the mysterious changes coming to Ash’s Greninja!

Press release: Pokémon GO Allows Players to Catch ‘em All in the Real World

Pokémon, Niantic, and Nintendo Collaborating on New Mobile Pokémon Game Slated for Launch in 2016

TOKYO, JAPAN — September 10, 2015 — The Pokémon Company, Niantic, Inc., and Nintendo Co., Ltd. today announced their collaboration on a new project for mobile devices called Pokémon GO. This ground breaking mobile game will encourage fans to search far and wide in the real world to discover Pokémon. Pokémon GO will be available for download at no charge on the App Store and Google Play in 2016.

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Pokkén Tournament confirmed for Spring 2016 release date on Wii U worldwide

At the 2015 Pokémon World Championships opening ceremonies, Tsunekazu Ishihara announced that Pokkén Tournament will be releasing in Spring 2016 worldwide. Katsuhiro Harada and Masaaki Hoshino then came out on stage after the above trailer was shown, talking about the game, including that the game’s port to Wii U is going well. Additional details on the game will be announced soon. For the most news and information on Pokkén Tournament, visit our sister site run, Burstcade, by Da braviary.

Set descriptions for ‘Ancient Origins’ confirm new cards

Pokémon TCG: XY—Ancient Origins

Pokémon TCG: XY—Ancient Origins

Pokémon TCG: XY—Ancient Origins

Power of the Ancient Days!

Ready for some new tricks? Hoopa-EX brings new Mythical power to the Pokémon world, along with fierce new challengers like Mega Tyranitar-EX, Mega Ampharos-EX, and Mega Sceptile-EX! The Pokémon TCG: XY—Ancient Origins expansion transforms ancient secrets into modern battling techniques, with all-new Special Energy cards, new Ancient Traits, and Shiny versions of Primal Kyogre-EX, Primal Groudon-EX, and Mega Rayquaza-EX! The power of the ancients is unbound!

– Over 90 cards
– 11 new Pokémon-EX, including 3 Mega Evolution Pokémon and a new Mythical Pokémon
– New Shiny versions of Primal Kyogre-EX, Primal Groudon-EX, and Mega Rayquaza-EX

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