dark        
 
 

#game freak

FRONT PAGE


 
 photo

Review in Progress: Pokemon Sword

As we told you a few days ago, our reviews of Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield are going to be a little bit late. We didn't get our code until about 07:30 PST and it wasn't until I got home from work that I was actua...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 photo

Who's your starter Pokemon in Sword and Shield?

Some people don't like to pick out a starter Pokémon until they know dang well what they're in for further down the evolutionary line. Well, you don't have to wait any longer – a big (and entirely expected) leak happened less t...

 
 
 
 
 photo

Pokemon Sword and Shield can be preloaded

You can now download Pokémon Sword and Shield from the Nintendo Switch eShop so that you're nice and ready for launch day on November 15. Or not – I don't run your life. I barely run my own life! The games are 9.5GB a piece, th...

 
 
 photo

Review: Little Town Hero

In recent years, there has been some effort spent to reinvent the typical JRPG turn-based battle system. While many still see turn-based combat as enjoyable and even preferred, there’s a growing number of developers who find it antiqu...

 
 
 photo

Game Freak isn't planning another Pokemon: Let's Go

I didn't expect Pokémon: Let's Go to be a one-off deal, but right now, that's how things are shaping up. In an interview with Eurogamer, Game Freak's Junichi Masuda said that "at the moment there's no particular plans" at the company...

 
 
 
 
 
 photo

Little Town Hero video explains combat mechanics

Game Freak has released an extended gameplay video for its upcoming Switch RPG Little Town Hero. The clip not only gives us a look at the game's cutesy, hazardous world and its titular hero, Axe, but also shows off some of the title's uniqu...

 
 
 
 
 photo

Pokemon Shield is getting an exclusive form of Ponyta

We already got word that Pokemon Sword would be getting one of the sassiest Pokemon ever created, Sirfetch'd, as an exclusive, but the Shield version isn't being left out in the cold. Similar to how there were Alolan forms of Gene...

 
 
 
 
 
 photo

Destructoid's top 10 Nintendo 3DS games (Part 1)

There are still many years in its lifecycle to go, but it's pretty obvious right now the Switch is going to be one of the most successful, if not the most successful, product Nintendo has ever invented. It's selling at breakneck speed,...

 
 
 photo

Who's that new mystery Pokemon? It's Sirfetch'd!

Game Freak has been teasing a new Pokémon reveal for today, and I think everyone wins with this one. It's called "Sirfetch’d," a clear take on the "Sir" knighting nomenclature and the OG creature Farfetch'd. The new take r...

 
 




Got news?  [email protected]

         

Reviews   filter by...

Review in Progress: Shenmue III"Have you seen any sailors?"

 

Google Stadia"Stream, stream, stream SeƱora"

 

Gylt"Stadia gets spooky"

 

Guildlings"Friends through eternity, loyalty, honesty..."

 

Review in Progress: Terminator: Resistance"Hey, that guy didn't pay..."

 

The Stretchers"Crazy Ambulance"

 

Disco Elysium"Good cop"

 

Superliminal"I have a dream..."

 

Afterparty"Fight for your Right"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

Kerrik52

Tales of Graces is really nice so Having an extended prequel chapter with the party as kids is Im glad the series is living up to the expectations I had of it going into my mad Good JRPGs deserve to be

 
dephoenix

It feels like Cursedmas comes earlier every year, dont it?

 
BigDoniel

Enjoying Modern Warfare much more than I expected, just a really smooth If any of you fine folks play it id be down for the occasional

 
CelicaCrazed

Our prayers have been answered with the latest patch! Time to put more time into The Outer

 
CaimDark Reloaded

I dont know whats more ridiculous, the third season of 13 reasons why or the fact I cant stop

 
bong264

Its international mens day, which means you have to slap man buns at some point today!

 
Pixie The Fairy

The time has 18 years of waiting and only racing a forklift against Sonic to pass the Ryo Hopefull Joy and Ren do, Hopefully we see more of Lan Di than him smirking from a distance this

 
Goemar

Did Vavle just officially announce the next Half-life on Twitter?

 
Shoggoth2588

Its that time of year again, when I get snooty about GotY (and even Game of the Decade) You never know! Battletoads, Darksiders Genesis, or Mech Warrior 5 could be the best game of the year!

 
Shinkz

I need INJECT IT IN TO MY VEINS!

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
NEXT