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New Pokemon Snap’s latest Japanese trailer features 6 minutes of gameplay

By Alex Donaldson 9 April 2021 11:05 GMT The Pokemon Company and Nintendo have released a new trailer for New Pokemon Snap, showcasing a variety of events and gameplay. Watch on YouTubeThe new six-minute trailer gives an overview of what fans can expect when they pick up the game and travel to the the Lental region, its setting. The video, which is titled a “Lental Region Snap Guide”, is likely to soon be made available in English – but since it’s been publicly released for several hours now with no sign, we figured we’d post the Japanese version. There was…

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Pokemon Go Egg Chart for April 2021: 2km, 5km, 7km, 10km and 12km strange eggs hatch list

One of the most reliable ways to get your hands on new Pokemon in Pokemon Go is through egg hatching. But what Pokemon can you expect from each type of eggs? In Pokemon Go, Pokemon Eggs are rewarded randomly to the player through visiting Pokestops throughout the world or being given gifts by your friends. Hatching eggs is a great way to farm candy and actually has a good chance of providing better Pokemon with better stats than you might find out in the wild. Some of the rarer, best Pokemon in Pokemon Go are most easily obtained through hatching…

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Pokemon Go Field Research quests | April 2021 missions and rewards list

If you want to be the very best, you’ll need to stay on top of the Pokemon Go Field Research missions – constantly changing quests and activities that players can pick up and complete for bonuses and rewards. Here’s all the current missions for February 2021.When we talk about research in Pokemon Go, there are two types to understand. Field Research tasks are quests picked up at random, with quests and rewards changing depending on the month, season, and current events. Completing these can lead to Research Breakthroughs which provide further unique rewards that also change over time. Special Research,…

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Pokemon Go Ditto disguises list 2021: how to catch a Ditto & understanding Ditto spawns

One of the most elusive Pokemon remains the shape shifting critter Ditto – and in Pokemon Go, that can lead to some significant frustration.Ditto is an absolutely key Pokemon in Pokemon Go, and that’s despite it not being the sort of Pokemon that could ever rank on the best Pokemon Tier lists – and its unpredictable nature means it isn’t even really very useful for battle. It also can’t be obtained in the usual methods – it can’t be hatched from eggs, and is rarely a field research quest reward. It’s a pain. Despite this, Ditto is a Pokemon that…

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Snivy is the featured Pokemon for April’s Pokemon Go Community Day

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 23 March 2021 19:45 GMT The featured creature for this April’s Pokemon Go Community Day will be Snivy, the Grass Snake Pokemon.Pokemon Go Community Day will be held on April 11 from 11am to 5pm local time.During this time, Snivy will be appearing more frequently in the wild. If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one.Evolve Servine (the Evolution of Snivy) during the event or up to two hours afterward to get a Serperior that knows the attack Frenzy Plant. You should also take a few snapshots during Community Day hours for a surprise.Niantic will…

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Pokemon Go maker is working with Nintendo on a Pikmin AR game

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 23 March 2021 11:49 GMT Niantic’s next game with Nintendo is currently in the works.Niantic, the developer behind the widely successful phenomenon Pokemon Go, is teaming up with Nintendo to turn one of its other brands into an AR game. That being Pikmin.The studio announced the partnership on Monday, confirming that a Pikmin-based app would be the first to be produced. Similar to Pokemon Go, the Pikmin app will be based on Niantic’s mobile AR tech.Gameplay will revolve around “activities to encourage walking and make walking more delightful,” which sounds like a different take on Pokemon…

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Say hello to Articuno, Zapdos and Moltres – three new species of beetle

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 21 March 2021 12:47 GMT Three new species of beetles in Australia have been named after Pokemon‘s iconic trio of legendary birds from the first generation of monsters: Articuno, Zapdos and Moltres.Professor of entomology at Eastern New Mexico University (ENMU) – Dr. Darren Pollock – and Yun Hsiao, a PhD student at the Australian National University, have made some Legendary Pokemon real after they’ve named some newly discovered beetles after Gen I’s Legendary birds – and it’s all thanks to the scientists’ familiarity with the series when they were growing up.The newly-named Binburrum Articuno, Binburrum Moltres and…

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Pokemon Go Wurmple Evolution: how to evolve Wurmple into Silcoon, Cascoon, Beautifly and Dustox

In the world of Pokemon, the vast majority of creatures evolve in the same way. This varies from game to game, but in Pokemon Go this usually means feeding a certain amount of candy. A handful of Pokemon are different, however – and such is the case for Wurmple.Wurmple isn’t the most exciting of Pokemon – it’s a lowly bug-type Pokemon added in the third generation, a little spiky grub that eventually enters a cocoon form and then becomes something else entirely. However, Wurmple is fairly unique in that you never quite know what you’re going to get when you…

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Pokemon Go testing feature that lets you see which Pokemon could be hatching from your eggs

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 12 March 2021 17:17 GMT A new feature is being tested in Pokemon Go.Niantic is testing a new feature that will allow you to see which Pokemon could hatch from your eggs in Pokemon Go.This is currently being tested with a limited number of Trainers, and those testing the feature will be able to tap an egg to see a list of possible Pokemon and their rarity level. But, you will not be able to see whether the possible Pokemon is Shiny or not.The game’s incubator system has you acquiring eggs from gameplay and in order…

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A Twitch Streamer Unearthed Cards From A Fake ’90s Pokémon Ripoff, And Fans Are Pretending The Series Was Real All Along

There’s elaborate performance art, and then there’s what renowned Twitch jester Jerma did over the weekend. In a truly inspired stream, he parodied the recent Pokémon booster pack craze by going out into the Nevada desert and pretending to excavate a chest seemingly full of unopened Pokémon cards from 1997. They turned out to be something different: Grotto Beasts. Spoiler: Grotto Beasts is not and never has been a real series, but that hasn’t stopped Jerma’s community from taking the joke and running with it to the furthest ends of the internet.

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A Twitch Streamer Unearthed Cards From A Fake ’90s Pokémon Ripoff, And Fans Are Pretending The Series Was Real All Along [UPDATE]

There’s elaborate performance art, and then there’s what renowned Twitch jester Jerma did over the weekend. In a truly inspired stream, he parodied the recent Pokémon booster pack craze by going out into the Nevada desert and pretending to excavate a chest seemingly full of unopened Pokémon cards from 1997. They turned out to be something different: Grotto Beasts. Spoiler: Grotto Beasts is not and never has been a real series, but that hasn’t stopped Jerma’s community from taking the joke and running with it to the furthest ends of the internet.

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Pokemon Go Battle League Season 7 dates, ranks, cups, rules, rewards, and more

The Pokemon Go Battle League continues on in its new format – with Season 7 of the battle league set to bring players a new chance to rank up and a new suite of Go Battle League Rewards. In late 2020, the Pokemon Go Battle League took on a different format as part of the GO Beyond update – and that format is now continuing with the seventh season, which will debut on March 1st 2021. Go Battle League seasons are now closely tied to Pokemon Go’s other themed events – so Season 7 will conclude alongside the Season of…

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New Pokemon Snap gameplay video shows off the game’s features

During the Pokemon Presents stream today, another look at New Pokemon Snap was presented.The previously announced New Pokemon Snap has you taking on the rolled of an apprentice Pokemon photographer in the Lental region. Here, you will work with Professor Mirror who is doing an ecological survey to photograph Pokemon in nature.In the Lental region, wild Pokemon thrive on the various islands where environments can differ greatly, You will be able to get the attention of the over 200 Pokemon by throwing fluffruit which will help when taking shots of the creatures.You will also be able to use an Illumina…

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Pokemon Legends: Arceus is a 3D action RPG that’s launching next year

By Alex Calvin, Friday, 26 February 2021 15:47 GMT Title is set to launch for Nintendo Switch early next year. Game Freak has finally made that Zelda-esque Pokemon game you were all asking for.Announced today during the Pokemon Presents livestream event for the pocket monsters’ 25 anniversary, Pokemon Legends: Arceus is a new kind of entry in the series from developer Game Freak.This is a 3D action RPG, similar in style to something like Zelda: Breath of the Wild, that sees players exploring an older version of the Sinnoh region in order to complete the first-ever Pokedex.Things aren’t all that…

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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl announced, coming to Switch later this year

The Pokemon Diamond and Pearl remakes have been revealed for Nintendo Switch.Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl pokemon, pokemon-sword, pokemon-shield, pokemon-sword-shield, pokemon-sword-and-shield, nintendo, switch, fantasy, single-player, multiplayer, news, blockbuster, rpg, esrb-everyone, pegi-7were announced today, and are coming to Switch.The game takes place in the Sinnoh region, will feature recreated versions of the Diamond and Pearl story.ILCA Inc. who made Pokemon Home and worked on Nier Automata, Code Vein, Dragon Quest 11, and Crimson Shroud among others developed the games.The original games have been faithfully reproduced for Switch, and the sense of the scale of the towns and routes has been carefully…