Announcements From Pokemon Direct

Pokken Tournament

Nintendo today held a Pokemon themed Nintendo Direct where they announced 3 titles for the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS.

Firstly, Pokken Tournament DX was announced for the Nintendo Switch. Much like the Wii U version of the game, Pokken Tournament pits your favourite Pokemon in a Tekken style fighting game.

Pokken Tournamnet DX will also feature 5 new Pokemon on top of the 16 already available. Players will also be able to play in three vs three team battles as well as ranked matches online. The game is due for release on September 22nd 2017 for Nintendo Switch.

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon were also announced for the Nintendo 3DS family of consoles. These games will feature an alternate story from the original Pokemon Sun and moon games. They will also feature brand new Pokemon. These games are due for release on November 17th.

Lastly Pokemon Gold and Silver were announced for the 3DS Virtual console. These games will also be fully compatible with Pokemon Bank. Pokemon Gold and Silver are due for release on the 22nd of September, the same day as Pokken Tournament DX

The full Pokemon Direct can be viewed below.