Good God the Detective Pikachu amiibo is huge

When I read that the Detective Pikachu amiibo that accompanied the game was huge, I sort of brushed it off. But after obtaining a figure from Nintendo today, I was in awe at the size of this plastic rat. Adorned with a great map aesthetic b...


Pokemon Go's third community event will feature Bulbasaur

To get more people playing (and probably paying), Niantic has been holding "Community Days" in Pokemon Go for the last two months. On a specified day for a couple of hours, the spawn rate of a relatively hard to catch Pokemon gets increased...


The next Pokemon giveaway will arrive in a newsletter

If you're one to keep up with legendary Pokémon giveaways, this is going to be a heck of a year. There's something new every month up through November. Next month, we're getting Regigigas and Heatran. It's still February, so why bri...


Why Pokemon's evil teams rarely take over the whole story

Pokémon players want to be the very best, like no one ever was. To catch them is their real test, and to train them is their cause. I mean, if you buy a Pokémon game, you can probably assume that’s why you wanted to buy ...

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Detective Pikachu finds another co-star with Rita Ora

Actress, singer, and TV host Rita Ora will be joining Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Bill Nighy, Suki Waterhouse, and Ken Watanabe in Legendary Entertainment’s 2019 Pokemon film, Detective Pikachu. I have to say the cast for ...


So, just what is left for the Nintendo 3DS?

On February 26, the Nintendo 3DS will celebrate its seventh year on the market. In that time, it has sold more than 70 million units worldwide and more than 340 million games. It’s been home to the great franchises we grew up with lik...


Amazon Prime launches on-demand Pokemon channel in U.S.

Online retail giants Amazon have launched their dedicated Pokemon channel. The service, which features access to hours of classic Pokemon animated fun, is available now for U.S Prime subscribers.The channel currently hosts seasons 2-5 and s...


Pokemon Go gets another wave of Gen 3 critters

Pokémon Go is set to receive some more creatures today, according to a new post from Niantic. While the blog is incredibly light on details, we at least know there are 23 new monsters up for grabs. Polygon has confirmed around half o...


Two waves of Pokken Tournament DX DLC hitting real soon

Two waves of new DLC are coming to arena fighter Pokken Tournament DX, as announced this morning at the Nintendo Direct Mini.January 31 will see the release of Wave one, which features Aegislash, and new support Pokemon Mega Rayquaza and th...


New year, same old video game magazine oddities

In the last issue, we celebrated the demise of Miiverse by looking back at some notable Miiverse posts. Originally, this issue was planned for December and was supposed to be holiday themed, with an emphasis on holiday-related oddities from...


Nominees for Destructoid's Best Portable Game of 2017

Portable gaming had a very strong year this year. In the face of intense competition from other handheld devices, the Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita held its own with a strong selection of exclusive software.We had anime mysteries, subte...


Detective Pikachu movie gets Summer 2019 release date

Movie news-site Deadline is reporting that a date has been set for Detective Pikachu's silver-screen debut. The CGI-animated movie is now scheduled for release May 20, 2019.The film stars Ryan Reynolds as the titular Pokemon sleuth and is d...


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