Friday, 22 June, 2018

Pokemon Let's Go! Pikachu and Eevee heading to Switch

Pokémon: Let's Go is a new Nintendo Switch game that connects to Pokemon Go Alert: Two New Pokemon Games Are Coming To The Switch This Year [Updated]
Pete Mitchell | 30 May, 2018, 18:50

Two new titles in the Pocket Monster game series will be put on sale on November 16 for the Nintendo Switch console, an affiliate of Nintendo Co. said Wednesday.

This device will be released at the same time as the Nintendo Switch Pokemon Let's Go games. Pokemon Let's Go Eevee and Let's Go Pikachu share many similarities to the popular handheld entries in the franchise, though developer Game Freak has also made some crucial changes. Much like the anime series, Pikachu followed the player-character around outside of its Pokeball, with Pokemon Let's Go set to do the same with Pikachu and Eevee. What's more, it's already available to download and play!

This is nearly like "walking" a Pokemon in Pokemon GO. While the Go Plus can last for weeks at a time, the Pokemon Pokeball Plus only lasts for 3 hours at a time.

Pokemon Let's Go! won't alienate long-time fans though, as there's plenty of familiar core elements thrown into the mix, including battling, trading, and exploration.

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The eighth generation of Pokemon will not make their debut in Pokemon Let's Go, with the game instead featuring all 151 original Pokemon plus a number of additions from the Alolan region.

"We would like users who got to know Pokemon through Pokemon Go to try these new titles", Pokemon President Tsunekazu Ishihara said at a press conference in Tokyo. This is Pokemon-lite, and it's a free-to-start game that's also heading to Android and iOS platforms.

Each Pokemon is depicted in cube form and the player doesn't control them directly.

The game is called Pokemon Quest, but it's very different from the core Pokemon games we are used to seeing on Nintendo's handhelds.

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