Tag Archives: Pokemon

Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield are now out…and I’ve decided to hard pass on them

  …I feel like it’s more than fair for me to now say the naysayers were justified in their scathing criticism of the newest entires in the MAINLINE Pokemon games when they were first announced almost 8 months ago. You … Continue reading

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Nintendo confirms Pokemon not in the Galar Pokedex can’t be migrated into Sword and Shield

I’m not surprised by the news but naturally this PokeHolic is also disappointed. What it means for me is I will need to wait until the games are released–and also wait until I get a Nintendo Switch as well–to know … Continue reading

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Pokemon Direct unveils Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield for the Nintendo Switch

Three years after the release of Pokemon Sun/Moon and two years after the release of Pokemon UltraSun/UltraMoon, Nintendo announced the 8th Gen Pokemon games Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. Anyone who’s been following the series since the 2nd Gen should … Continue reading

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When will the expected Diamond and Pearl remakes be announced? What changes should the 8th Gen Pokemon Games bring?

These are two big questions in the absence of such announcements ar E3. Yes, new Pokemon Switch games were announced and that’s cool. So is being able to transfer Pokemon captured in the Pokemon Go App. Still, TRUE Pokemon fans … Continue reading

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Review: Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon (Nintendo 3DS)

…You gotta give credit to The Pokemon Company: They shared enough info to market the game but not too much before its release. As it turned out, Ultra Sun/Moon followed the Yellow/Crystal/Emerald/Platinum model in which it’s an enhanced of the … Continue reading

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Comparing Pokemon Gold and Silver with their Nintendo DS remakes Pokemon HeartGold and SoulSilver

  …I plan on doing this with the original Red and Blue and their Game Boy Advance remakes FireRed and LeafGreen, likely in February or April. I already did it for Ruby and Sapphire and their remakes OmegaRuby and AlphaSapphire … Continue reading

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Pokemon Transporter App Updated for Pokemon Gold and Silver

I can confirm as of September 17, the Nintendo 3DS App PokeTransporter has an update available to allow Pokemon to be transferred from the 2nd Gen to 7th Gen. There are no update notes but given the update is 421 … Continue reading

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My Top 10 Nintendo 3DS RPGs: Retail Edition

…I’m sure I’m gonna need update this in a year or two but whatever. LOL. The following are 10 RPGs released on the Nintendo 3DS or New Nintendo 3DS that I have personally played. For the purposes of this list, … Continue reading

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Pokemon UltraSun and Pokemon UltraMoon coming to the 3DS November 17

  …To the surprise of no one, the question of what the companion to Sun and Moon will be seems to have been answered. UltraSun and UltraMoon (U-Sun and U-Moon for short) come to the 3DS this Fall the week … Continue reading

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I just Preordered Fire Emblem Echoes and bought 5 3DS games released last year

…Like I did with Fire Emblem Fates (both Birthright and Conquest), I preordered the game in full. I don’t know if I will have income between now and May 19 but I decided to basically pay off the full amount … Continue reading

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