Pokemon Y Version screenshot
Pokemon Y Version screenshot

Pokemon X and Pokemon Y will be released worldwide in October 2013 for Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo has announced.

The games are described as the "next evolution of the Pokemon world" by Nintendo president Sotoru Iwata.

Confirmed new Pokemon include Chespin, Fennekin and Froakie.

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Wido's Avatar


Really am looking forward to this Pokémon game! Shame Pokémon White/Black did not have the same feel about it :(
Posted 18:26 on 08 January 2013
Saviior95's Avatar


every new release of pokemon is interesting, not because they are great games (dont get me wrong, they are), it just makes me think what names are coming next. Me and a few friends had a discussion and came to the conclusion that they put toddlers in a corner and poke them with a stick until the spurt out new weird names for pokemon :)
Posted 17:11 on 08 January 2013
MJTH's Avatar


I'm actually quite glad I held off buying black & white 2 now. I'm surprised there hasn't been much talk of "too soon for it's release", but then again it's not like people can say the weren't any justifiable changes.

3D is a big step forward. I can already see that a sizeable amount of people who were still on the fence for 3DS have just been swayed.
Posted 16:58 on 08 January 2013
Ghost5's Avatar

Ghost5@ pblive

They will most likely release Pokemon Z in a few years to fix it.
Posted 12:06 on 08 January 2013


Hmm. 3D game, with 3D being one of the big changes, with names that represent a 2D field? Seems ironic.
Posted 12:00 on 08 January 2013

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