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EGX Rezzed

Tembo the Badass Elephant is a stuttering beauty


Peanut butter swilling, Rambo cosplaying Elephant
Mar 16
Tembo the Badass Elephant, the newest game from Pokemon developer Game Freak, is a bit of a departure from what you might expect of the studio. Centered around Tembo, an elephant who seems to have taken a lot of his fashion c... read
Sega x Game Freak

Sega and Game Freak join forces for Tembo the Badass Elephant


PC, PS4, and Xbox One this summer
Mar 11
Game Freak (Pokémon, Drill Dozer) and Sega (Sonic Runners, Sonic Boom) are collaborating on Tembo the Badass Elephant, a side-scrolling action game about a commando elephant who will seemingly level entire cities on h... read
Free Pokémon

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


Codes are valid until November 30, 2015
Feb 10
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, ... read
Free Pokémon

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


You can nab all three in a distribution event for Ruby/Sapphire
Jan 22
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... read
Catch 'em all

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


Bob has done it again
Dec 10
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 ... read
Pokémon event

You won't have to leave home for this Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire shiny Beldum distribution


Just hop on the internet superhighway
Nov 25
Now through January 14, 2015, Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire players can claim a free shiny Beldum via in-game internet distribution. No GameStop visit necessary! The Pokémon comes with it... read
And got some surprising Wonder Trades in return
For a couple months now, I've been thinking about getting rid of my Pokémon collection. My favorite part of the series is catching 'em all and for years that motivation has fueled my interest in these games. I'm not in... read feature

Play it again, Mudkip
For a franchise that’s continually berated for remaining the same over the years, Pokémon is wildly successful, having pushed forward on its own, full speed ahead. It hasn’t needed to change much to sweep t... read feature

Pokémon

It's Deoxys vs. Rayquaza in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire's new Delta Episode


New details on the story, legendaries, and Mine Cart minigame
Nov 13
Legendary Pokémon Deoxys is back in Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire -- and he's battling Rayquaza in space! Today's trailer shows some of the new Delta Episode, a storyline centered around an asteroid headed toward the ... read
Pokémon remakes

We'll have to StreetPass to catch Latios and Latias in the Pokémon remakes


Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire
Nov 07
In order to reach and catch Latios in Pokémon Alpha Sapphire and Latias in Pokémon Omega Ruby, we'll need an Eon Ticket. And to get one of those, well, it's kind of a pain in the ass. Here in the US, The Pok&eac... read
Free Pokémon

GameStop is giving out Diancie for Pokémon X and Y


Starting today
Oct 27
Shiny Gengar is no more (hope you got yours!) but another distribution event for Pokémon X and Y has taken its place. Today through November 16 at GameStop, you'll be able to score a free code for the Legendary Rock/F... read
Draw them like your French girls
Educational games that impart knowledge while remaining entertaining are certified rarities. Too often you're left with staggering amounts of informative material and meager side portions of "game" that contribute to a rather... read feature

Pokémon demo

Don't overplay the Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire demo


I forgot Tropius can fly
Oct 21
Do you have your code for the special demo of Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire? There are a handful of ways to acquire one before the games' full release on November 21. Those who missed getting a code via email s... read
Steelix and Glalie

Catch Mega Pokemon early in the Alpha Sapphire Special Demo


Also Omega Ruby, I guess; both them 3DS games
Oct 20
Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby will let you get a head start on your adventures with a Special Demo Version. Details on how to get it are here. You may want to. It lets you transfer items as well as Pokemon, ... read
Pokémon remakes

Here's how to get the special demo for Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire


Mega Glalie will eat your face
Oct 14
By now, you've hopefully had a chance to read Steven's words about Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. Funny guy, that Steven. The Pokémon Company has since sent over some accompanying media showing the new ... read
What would your Mega Evolution be?
It is challenging to fit "Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire" into a headline. It wasn't hard fitting these 3D updates of the Game Boy Advance classics on the 3DS, though. It was hard making a clean segue from my me... read feature

Free Pokémon

Add a shiny Gengar to your Pokémon collection


Distribution event at GameStop this month
Oct 13
Now through October 26, you'll be able to score a shiny Gengar holding Gengarite, the stone necessary for its Mega Evolution, at GameStop. Simply bring in your copy of either Pokémon X or Y for a free redeemable code.... read
Pokémon

Mega Rayquaza looks far cooler than normal Rayquaza


That poor Swampert
Oct 02
It was all but guaranteed that Rayquaza would be among those Pokémon in Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire to have a Mega Evolution -- or perhaps a Primal Reversion, like Groudon and Kyogre -- and as such it's nice to get ... read
Pokémon

Trick or treat with a Super-Size Pumpkaboo, courtesy of Nintendo


Grab your 3DS and get to downloadin'!
Oct 01
Just in time for Halloween, you can now pick up a Super-Size Pumpkaboo in Pokémon X and Pokémon Y via the Nintendo Network. Right now, all you need to do to receive this Pokémon is connect to the internet... read
Pokémon demo

We're getting the demo for Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire too


Featuring unique content
Sep 12
Well, I'll be. The demo for Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire isn't just coming to Japan. The Pokémon Company International isn't saying when or how codes will be distributed in the West yet, but this speci... read
Pokémon

More Mega Evolutions: Camerupt, Sharpedo, and Gallade


Japan is getting a demo
Sep 10
Japanese magazine CoroCoro has the scoop on three more Mega Evolutions debuting in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, as picked up by Serebii.net. Camerupt's new form is my favorite of the trio -- that grin! Mega S... read
Pokémon

Get your 'Genshi' Kyogre or Groudon Pokémon accessories from Hori


Just in time for Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
Sep 08
Hori is releasing these super cool Kyogre and Groudon Pokémon accessories for your 3DS or 3DS XL. You can get a TPU cover, hard pouch or a 24-card case. You can pre-order yours now and they'll ship December 5. In other news, Pokémon accessories are some of the best kind. What are your favorite Pokémon-branded cases, covers, or pouches? NintendoTweet [Tumblr] read
Pokémon Omega Ruby

New Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire trailer shows off additional features


Pretty princess Pikachu
Sep 04
The Pokémon Company has released a new trailer for the upcoming Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, and boy, are they shaping up well. The trailer shows off the newly-remastered version of Hoenn, the face-of... read
Pokemon

Pokémon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire get tin cases & pre-order toys in Europe


At no extra charge
Aug 29
In the United States, if you buy both Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire at Toys R Us, you get a Charizard plush. In Europe, a GAME or Nintendo UK pre-order will net you a nifty tin case and a little toy when the game releases, November 28. I think Europe got the better deal, unless you must have both versions of the game and need a throw pillow or snuggle buddy.  read
Pokémon Omega Ruby

Pre-order Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire at Toys "R" Us to receive a Charizard plush


No pictures yet, but I bet it looks like Charizard
Aug 28
Toys "R" Us, as revealed in a print ad in the US, is currently running an in-store pre-order promotion where you can take home a cuddly new Charizard plush toy if you purchase both Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire... read
Game Freak iOS

Pokémon studio Game Freak making a mobile game


...as an independent venture, not for Nintendo obviously
Aug 20
Pokémon developer Game Freak is taking its first steps into the mobile market with Solitiba. Initially released on Nintendo 3DS, the hybrid of solitaire and horseback racing is now in the works for Android and iOS devi... read
Pokémon

Mega Slowbro looks happier in motion


Turn that frown upside down
Aug 18
There are certain Pokémon who warrant getting a Mega Evolution for the ensuing stat increases, and others who you just want to see in a new form. Slowbro is unquestionably one I was curious about for the latter reason... read
Pokémon

Here's the official reveal of Mega Audino


How (predictably) adorable
Aug 14
The Mega Evolutions keep rolling out, with Mega Audino having leaked just the other day. But now there's a trailer to keep things official. Check out Audino's Mega Evolution, and a rundown on what the evolved version of this... read
Leaked Megas

Mega Slowbro is a bad turtle


Two new Mega Evolutions leaked
Aug 12
Some Pokemon get to become UFOs or even sexier bunnies with their Mega Evolutions. Not Slowbro. Mega Slowbro (Water/Psychic) just retreats further into its shell, having an identity crisis, thinking it is a turtle. Maybe... read
Pokemon

Mega Evolution didn't need to turn Salamence into a UFO


Also: Free shiny Pokemon, trainer horde battles
Aug 11
I love Salamence. It started with a love of Bagon, whom I named Bacon, like most sane people. He was a cute little sassy dinosaur man like previous generation favorite Larvitar. And suffering through Shelgon (worse than Pupi... read






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