Pokemon.com: Pokemon Diamond/Pearl Page Updated!
Pokemon.com updated their page on Pokemon Diamond/Pearl. You can access the page by clicking on the Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl icon on the main page of the official site at www.pokemon.com
, or you can use this direct link: http://www.pokemon.com/flash.asp?qSt...iamondandpearl
The page reveals information on your rival and the new professor, Professor Rowan. The previously revealed pages were updated to change the name of Futaba Town (where you start your adventure) to Twinleaf Town. This was an expected change since the page previously noted that the names are tentative.
Information from the official website:
Your childhood friend - and rival - wil lplay a large part in the story. He has the same ambitions as you, and he's on a Pokemon journey too! Don't let him beat you!
- Which Pokemon will he use?
- Your rival may be reckless, but he's always one step ahead of you and ready for battle!
- You and your rival will sometimes have to work together!
- He always seems to be in a hurry!
- This professor is an expert on Sinnoh's Pokemon!
The Mysterious Manaphy!
You won't find the Manaphy Egg in Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl, but once you have it, you can transfer it to Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl!
Weight: 3 lbs
- Manaphy's ability, Hydration, lets it recover from status problems in rainy weather. Its ability is great for defense!
- Introducing Manaphy's Exclusive Move: Heart Swap!
- Only Manaphy can use the mysterious Heart Swap move, which swaps healing effects with another Pokemon.
Pokemon Ranger Meets Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl
Did you get a copy of Pokemon Ranger for the holidays! If not, you may want to rush out and get one - because Pokemon Ranger has a secret that fans of Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl are going to want to know about! Manaphy may be transferred exclusively from Pokemon Ranger to Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl, but only once you find the Manaphy Egg hidden in a special Pokemon Ranger mission!
Make sure you played though Pokemon Ranger and finish all three of the secret Ranger Net missions that appear once you complete the game. Then, keep checking Pokemon.com for more details on how you can unlock the special mission and find Manaphy!
*All Data is tentative.
Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl will be released in the US on April 22, 2007.
*For news complete with pictures, go to the website: http://www.pokemonelite2000.com