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Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby will have the Secret Base mechanic


8:00 AM on 07.09.2014
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When Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby arrive on the 3DS as remakes of Sapphire and Ruby from the GBA era, they'll be bringing along the contemporary refreshments we take for granted today -- like online play.

But it'll also arrive with a revamped returning feature -- Secret Base. It's basically a personal room for your Pokemon trainer that lets you create your own gym, set up traps for people who wander in, or create a custom decorative area. You can visit each other's creations by way of StreetPass or QR codes, which unlock new decorations or mechanics like faster egg hatching.

Yep, sounds amazing with the enhancements.





Reminder: tonight is your last night to get your free Latios or Latias in Pokemon Omega Ruby or Alpha Sapphire photo


Pokémaniacs! Gold/Silver starters now on Pokémon Bank photo


The Unova starter giveaway is live in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire photo


Hidden ability Meganium, Typhlosion, Feraligatr coming to Pokemon Bank photo


Who's the better Pokémon: Serperior, Emboar, or Samurott? photo


Meet the new mythical Pokémon Hoopa, the, uh, hoop Pokémon photo


Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Contrary Serperior code revealed photo


This map shows where to find Pokémon in Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire photo


Pokémon ORAS launch captures series record in UK photo


Pokémon ORAS, amiibo, Smash Bros. out in Europe photo


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6:00 PM on 03.01.2015
Reminder: tonight is your last night to get your free Latios or Latias in Pokemon Omega Ruby or Alpha Sapphire

You can grab a free Latios or Latias (whatever your version doesn't have) in Pokemon Omega Ruby or Alpha Sapphire right now. The catch? You have to do it right now before the promotion ends sometime tonight. All you...more



3:00 AM on 02.27.2015
Pokémaniacs! Gold/Silver starters now on Pokémon Bank

Great news for all you Pokémaniacs out there: you can now receive Meganium, Typhlosion, and Feraligatr along with their Hidden Abilities from the Pokémon Bank, brother. This comes just after the one year anniver...more



10:00 PM on 02.10.2015
The Unova starter giveaway is live in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

The codes for Serperior, Emboar, and Samurott in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire are now all redeemable. Just head into the Mystery Gift option and choose "receive via code," then type in POKEMON497, POKEMON500, ...more



11:30 AM on 02.05.2015
Hidden ability Meganium, Typhlosion, Feraligatr coming to Pokemon Bank

If you access the Pokemon Bank between February 27 and November 30, you'll be given special, level 50 versions of the Heart Gold and Soul Silver starters, Meganium, Typhlosion, and Feraligatr.  Nintendo br...more



5:30 PM on 01.22.2015
Who's the better Pokémon: Serperior, Emboar, or Samurott?

The next distribution event for Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire will give us a chance to score Serperior, Emboar, and Samurott, each with their own Hidden Ability. You'll need to update your game to version 1.2 a...more



3:15 PM on 01.14.2015
Meet the new mythical Pokémon Hoopa, the, uh, hoop Pokémon

The 18th Pokémon movie, cleverly titled Pokémon the Movie XY 2015 and then re-titled The Ring Genie Hoopa, is coming out--you guessed it--this year. It stars the titular new ghost-psychic pocket monst...more



10:00 AM on 12.31.2014
Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Contrary Serperior code revealed

Itching to get your hands on the special event Contrary Serperior? You'll get your chance soon, as Pokemon Get TV has revealed the process, which will require Pokemon Omega Ruby or Alpha Sapphire. Basically, you use the code ...more



7:00 PM on 12.10.2014
This map shows where to find Pokémon in Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

On my journey to obtain every Pokémon in X/Y (and eventually give many of them away; no regrets!), this map of catchable Pokémon created by reddit user Bobdor was instrumental. It got my Pokédex off to a ...more



9:30 AM on 12.01.2014
Pokémon ORAS launch captures series record in UK

An abundance of water didn't stop Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire from scoring franchise record launch sales in the United Kingdom last week, according to GfK Chart-Track. The 3DS role-playing games wer...more



5:00 AM on 11.28.2014
Pokémon ORAS, amiibo, Smash Bros. out in Europe

Today is a good day, European Nintendo fans. Or maybe a not so great one for your wallet. Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, and the first dozen amiibo figures all arrive in Europe star...more




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6:00 PM on 03.01.2015
Reminder: tonight is your last night to get your free Latios or Latias in Pokemon Omega Ruby or Alpha Sapphire

You can grab a free Latios or Latias (whatever your version doesn't have) in Pokemon Omega Ruby or Alpha Sapphire right now. The catch? You have to do it right now before the promotion ends sometime tonight. All you...more



6:30 PM on 02.28.2015
Rumor: Ness amiibo leaked, selling on Chinese auction site

A Ness amiibo has been spotted for sale on a Chinese auction site and appears to be in European packaging. Currently it sits at about $55, though I don't imagine that price will stay there for long. Comparing the images in the gallery to the official Ness amiibo pictures, I'd say it looks to be the real deal. What do you think, real or fake? Ness amiibo leaked in China [My amiibo News]more



5:30 PM on 02.27.2015
Get double the pleasure with your OlliOlli Nintendo purchase

Much like when Mario vs. Donkey Kong launches on March 5, those looking to get OlliOlli on Wii U or 3DS will unlock the game for both systems. This is an outstanding trend that PlayStation fans have been enjoying for quite a ...more



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