A week doesn't go by without Nintendo announcing about a dozen new colors and designs for the 3DS in Japan. Meanwhile, Americans and Europeans get fed scraps once every blue moon. We may be getting the Animal Crossing XL, but... more
Iwata claims that this is the Year of Luigi, but I'm starting to think it's the Year of Nicolas Cage. First came that Majora's Mask texture hack that slaps his mug on every surface imaginable, and now comes this new tumblr th... more
Devil Summoner's Raidou isn't the only game star shrinking down to desktop warfare size! Also among Bandai's upcoming list of June toys is D-Arts Blastoise, ready to burst at an even lower price tag of ¥3800 (~$41).
The D... more
Pokémon plus Nobunaga's Ambition? That's hot. Pokémon plus The Legend of Zelda? Why hasn't this happened yet!?
Artist Finni Chang decided to recast Link, Zelda, and Ganondorf as Pokémon trainers with appr... more
A short while ago we informed you of the existence of a new Pokemon game in the Scramble line, called Pokemon Scramble U. Now, the official site is open for business, and hot damn is it adorable!
Most of the content is marked... more
Dorkly, which I have to say has been on a roll with all their original content, decided to see what your favorite videogame heroes would look like as Pokemon. Mario, Link, Ezio, Solid Snake, Samus, and a few others all got th... more
Jhonen Vasquez of Invader Zim and Johnny the Homicidal Maniac fame is the master of the weird and disgusting. His wonderfully grotesque take on the "normal" is no more apparent than with Creepachu! This warped take on Pikachu... more
Nintendo has provided a closer look at the three starter Pokemon and two legendaries revealed for Pokemon X and Pokemon Y. Check out the gallery for screens and art showcasing Fennekin, Chespin, Froakie, Yveltal, Xerneas.&nbs... more
Pokemon X and Y were just announced yesterday and in that time there's already a TON of fan art on the new Legendary monsters and the three starter Pokemon: Chespin, Fennekin, and Froakie. People are even imagining what their... more
Did you see the Pokemon X and Y 3DS announcement? Three new starter Pokemon, a fully 3D world, around 700 Pokemon to catch, and of course, new Legendary creatures.
We got a quick look at the two Legendary Pokemon at the end o... more
What is the status of your soul? It's time to start considering how you've lived. Look at your affairs today and get them in order. Make right with your family, friends, the world. Do what you've always wanted to do... more
The most busted Pokemon ever were found earlier this month at China's Wenzhou International Animation Festival. This horrendous Pikachu and other Pokemon statues were displayed at the event as art, says Rocketnews24, along wi... more
At the recent Tamashii Nations exhibition in Japan, Bandai has been showing off a ton of sweet new game-themed figurines as part of its D-Arts and Figuarts ZERO lines.
We start with some Guilty Gear action in the form of D-Ar... more
If you've ever played a Pokémon game, you'd realize that some of the critters possess rather unbelievable abilities beyond comprehension. I'm not talking about just the legendary Pokémon but also the run-of-the-... more
Have you ever gone into a Target or a Spencer Gifts, seen those gamer-themed boxers, and wondered (A) why such high fashion has to be concealed by pants and (B) why girls don't receive similar treatment? Maybe you haven't, bu... more
"I have an army!" "We have an Usaring."
At last weekend's Anime Weekend Atlanta convention, artist AstroZerk ran a merch booth where a particularly badass number became the star of his gallery. That would be the above piece, ... more
Japan and its five bazillion handheld models. What do Sony and Nintendo expect people to do with so many multi-colored devices? Build a rainbow fort?
The 3DS XL (3DS LL to the Nihon-jin) was only released two weeks ago in Jap... more
Brian Cargile is another talented young artist with an extreeeeemely specific area of expertise. As you can see, he specializes in masks: gas masks, goggles, full face masks, you name it. As a one-man costume design house cal... more
I made the harrowing decision to pass on Pokémon Black and White when they released, which I never expected to do, as an avid fan of Pokémon. It’s still a choice that doesn’t sit quite well with me (... more
Biggest question: why would anyone want to play a remake of Pokémon Crystal on the Game Boy Advance when HeartGold and SoulSilver already exist on the DS? A lot of reasons, it would seem.
Pokémon Liquid Crystal... more
Remember that Pokémon: Battle Royale art show that I told you about around a month back? It kicked off in Minneapolis on April 20 and is running through May 11. Until the end date, you can order one of the many pieces ... more
With a name like "Battle Royale," you would think that this was some kind of cutthroat competition in which contestants each receive a bag filled with food, water, and a murder weapon and must wear collars that explode should... more
I need to pay closer attention to my email inbox! I almost completely missed these amazing, amazing, amazing works of art!
Over the last few years, LEGO sculptor Mike "retinence" Nieves has been constructing facsimiles of var... more
I listed Pokémon + Nobunaga's Ambition as one of my most anticipated games of 2012. It would be bad form on my part if I didn't start digging up as much info as I could and sharing all that knowledge with you.
In last ... more
Pokémon + Nobunaga's Ambition. Wow. I mean, just... really? That's... I never would have...
There have been rumors of a new Pokémon game floating about, and most assumed that it was either the inevitable Pok&ea... more
Who's that Pokemon?!
It's Ukulele Pichu, b*tches! He (or she) will be your partner as you play Pokemon Ranger: Guardian Signs, a new action adventure game for the DS. The regular one, in case you were wondering.
As a Pokemon ... more
I like how your average gamer will turn up their nose at the Pokémon franchise like they're too good for it, yet the series still ranks among the best selling portable titles of all time. Somehow, I find it tough to be... more
Pikachu always seemed like a cool pet to have; he would be cute enough to attract the ladies and at the same time he could safe guard your house and shock intruders. Only problem would be instead of biting you like a dog woul... more