‘Pokémon: Let’s Go’ will connect ‘Pokémon Go’ and Switch this fall

A new series of Pokémon games coming to the Switch this fall will link the “classic RPG experience” with 2016’s augmented reality hit Pokémon Go. Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go Evee! will also support multiplayer, and there’s a Poké Ball Plus accessory that works to throw Poké Balls in-game as a motion controller and works as a …

‘Detective Pikachu’ game’s US debut set for March 23rd

Ever since the Detective Pikachu game launched in Japan in early 2016, there’s been a lingering question: when would it be available elsewhere, if it ever left Japanese shores? At last, there’s a date. The Pokémon Company has announced that its 3DS sleuth title will reach the US and Europe on March 23rd, 2018 for $40. On top of that, …

Latest ‘Pokémon’ games include an ode to Nintendo’s late president

Developers are still eager to show their gratitude to Nintendo’s late Satoru Iwata. Gamers have learned that Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon include a clear, heartfelt tribute to the company’s long-serving president. It requires that you have a creature carried over from Pokémon Silver (thankfully available in the eShop) and a trek to the Game Freak building in Heahea …