Pokemon X and Y announced for 3DS

by Ben Salter Featured 18 Comments 37 Votes 4611 Views 08/01/2013 Back to News

Nintendo has announced Pokémon X and Pokémon Y for Nintendo 3DS.

For the first time in the Pokémon series, the games will be released worldwide simultaneously, this October.

Yes, that means Pokémon X and Y will be released in Australia in October, 2013, alongside Japan, Europe and North America.

The game features three new starter Pokémon: Froakie, Fennekin and Chespin.

Nintendo referenced X and Y as being "3D" -- likely due to the 3DS's stereoscopic 3D capabilities -- and demonstrated full 3D (cel-shaded) battle animations alongside a quick glimpse of the eagerly awaited 3D overworld.

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I wish that they would revert to the original 'monster' design of Pokémon. Had a look at the starters and noticed how stylised and unnaturally rounded their bodies are. I think it's the eyes of the Pokémon, they should be more like Charmanders, Geodude's etc. I feel like these new ones are looking straight into my soul O.o

Yup definitely the eyes, my warped fanboy gen I instincts agree :)
I was so excited when i found out about this ._.
Woo! More Pokemon names for me to not bother remembering. [MOG]

Kenni said: Woo! More Pokemon names for me to not bother remembering.



They can't get worse than trashbag-emon
I'll wait for Pokemon Z
Josh
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Kerosanak said: I'll wait for Pokemon Z



inb4pokemonxxandpokemonyybecausechromosomes [MOG]
looks awesome

Josh said:

Kerosanak said: I'll wait for Pokemon Z


inb4pokemonxxandpokemonyybecausechromosomes


XY you mean?
Wow and I just get a 3DS this will be fun maybe they should make an online pokemon like you can do the elite four and stuff and walk around in towns together... [Derp]

Ben said:They can't get worse than trashbag-emon

Don't jinx it Ben :P
I've been waiting for a pokemon like this since I was in Year 6. and now it's 2013....
apparently i heard that it has all regions in it but I'm not to sure if thats correct
Pokemon
Pokemons
Pokemon 3
Pokemon Resurrection
Pokemon vs. Digimon
Pokemon vs. Digimon: Requiem
Pokemethius

...no?

Schnapman said: apparently i heard that it has all regions in it but I'm not to sure if thats correct

It's not confirmed (and is very unlikely)

Tsunamo said:

Schnapman said: apparently i heard that it has all regions in it but I'm not to sure if thats correct

It's not confirmed (and is very unlikely)


it should be cause that would be awesome
Wow! Wow! Wow!
I'm so excited about this. Bring on October!

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