New Pokemon Snap May Not Feature A Full ‘Dex, But It Picked Its Pokemon Right

We’ve heard it a million times before – eejits moaning about how Pokemon ditched the National Dex despite the fact that doing so was an obviously necessary concession for the host of new features we’ve seen implemented over the last few years. New Pokemon Snap takes these cuts to a new level, and for good […]

Pokemon Go To Get Limited-Time Shiny Smeargle In New Pokemon Snap Crossover

Pokemon Go celebrates the upcoming release of the spinoff video game New Pokemon Snap, by showing Pokemon inspired in this game more frequently. This crossover event will also bring a twist on the Snapshot mechanic of the game, which will show a higher rate of appearance of Smeargle and the possibility of it being its […]

Japan’s New Pokemon Snap Trailer Features Six Minutes Of Colourful Gameplay

Pokemon fans rejoiced upon seeing the announcement of New Pokemon Snap, one of the many games being released to commemorate the franchise’s 25th anniversary this year. Ahead of its April 30 launch on Nintendo Switch, a six-minute Japanese trailer has been released that showcases the photography sim’s mechanics, adorable creatures, and more. First released in […]

Pokemon Go Rivals’ Week: Everything You Need To Know About The Latest Event

Pokemon Go’s Rivals’ Week event is beginning very soon, and dedicate Pokemon Go players should be gearing up to take on all of the challenges ahead, in addition to catching all of the rarest Pokemon. In this guide we’re going to be breaking down everything you need to know about Rivals’ Week, which is continuing […]

Pokémon GO Great League Remix bans 10 popular Pokémon from format

Pokémon GO is introducing a new format to the GO Battle League called the Great League Remix, which will begin on Monday, April 12 and will ban 10 popular Pokémon. The Great League Remix follows the same rules as the original Great League, but players can’t use the 10 previous most popular picks from the […]

Pokemon Diamond & Pearl Are The Longest Games In The Series To 100%

Catching all the Pokemon is a mammoth task, which makes true completion a goal for only the most masterful of masters. Yet with eight generations, and multiple versions in each generation, one might wonder which game takes the longest to 100%. According to How Long To Beat, the Gen IV Pokemon Diamond & Pearl require the […]

I Wish More Pokemon Cities Were Like Goldenrod

Here at TheGamer.com, we recently wrote about how Sootopolis City was the greatest location in Pokemon history. I don’t necessarily disagree, but Sootopolis City has always irked me slightly, because here’s the thing – Sootopolis City isn’t a city. I live in Whitley Bay, and if you squint a little (okay, a lot), we’re basically […]

Pokémon Sword and Shield: Exp. Candy XL and Big Nuggets Mystery Gift

Until 10:59 a.m. ET on April 3, 2021, players can get a Mystery Gift containing Exp. Candy XL and Big Nuggets in Pokémon Sword and Shield. Here’s how to claim it. How to claim Pokémon Sword and Shield’s Mystery Gift According to Joe Merrick of Serebii, the Mystery Gift distribution took place on a Korean […]

New Pokemon Snap Is Proof That Gen 9 Is Going To Be Huge

I’ve said this a thousand times before, but any non-mainline Pokemon game is an experiment. It’s an experiment in form, in presentation, and usually in fundamental structure, and it’s designed to inform whatever generation is due to launch after it. The most recent example of this was the way in which Let’s Go Eevee & […]

Pokemon Fan Finds Stickers From 1996 With Concept Names Of The Original 151

A Pokemon fan has unearthed some 25-year-old stickers that feature the original names for some of the first 151 Pokemon. A number of franchises celebrate major anniversaries this year. However, none are celebrating quite like Pokemon. The Pokemon Company and its various affiliates have already announced a number of new games and other celebratory events. […]