US Pokemon Release Dates
Pokemon Mystery Dungeon
Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team (DS)
and Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team (GBA) will be released on
September 18, 2006.
For the first time ever, the player is a Pokemon, speaking
and interacting with other characters in a world populated only by
- A deep, involving and dramatic story brings the player
into a world of Pokemon not seen or experienced before
- Strategic battles enhance the adventure
- Randomly generated dungeons make every mission unique
One day the player awakens to find that he or she has been
turned into a Pokemon. The land is being ravaged by natural disasters so
the player decides to form a rescue team with a partner Pokemon. The
player can interact with many different Pokemon on various missions while
trying to uncover their true purpose and destiny. An engrossing story of
adventure, redemption and, most of all, friendship. Please check back for
more information on this game as the release date approaches.
Pokemon Mystery Dungeon
- The Official Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Website
the Mystery of Mew!
Lucario and the Mystery of Mew
Pokemon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew will be released on
DVD on September 19, 2006.
The world of Pokemon has many legends, but the people of
Camaron Castle believe in one very special tale: the legend of the Aura
Guardian. Long ago a hero and his Pokemon, Lucario, saved the world from
destruction - but can it be true? Ash and his friends find out for
themselves when Lucario and is awakened and Pikachu disappears! With
Lucario's help, Ash sets out on a journey to find Pikachu, a journey that
leads him to a mystical tree and the Legendary Pokemon, Mew! The future of
the world and the fate of Ash and Pikachu depend on the power of
friendship between humans and Pokemon!
Lucario and the Mystery of Mew
Pokemon Ranger for the Nintendo DS will be released on
October 30, 2006.
Pokemon Ranger is a new type
of RPG game, featuring a Pokemon Ranger as the main character. As a
Pokemon Ranger, you use Pokemon to defend nature. Pokemon Ranger is based
on the ninth Pokemon movie, Pokemon Ranger and the Prince of the Sea.
EX Dragon Frontiers
The latest Pokemon Trading Card Game expansion, EX Dragon
Frontiers, will be released on November 8th. The expansion features over
100 cards, including more Pokemon Delta Species—even the powerful
Pokemon-ex and the legendary Pokemon —than ever before!
In EX Dragon Frontiers, players will journey further than
any Trainer has ever been before to explore the islands where powerful
Dragon Pokemon rule. In addition to a wide variety of new Pokemon Delta
Species and Trainer cards, the release will also introduce new game
strategies through two new attack effects, Shock-wave and Imprison, that
will thrill players both new and old.
The Pokemon TCG: EX Dragon Frontiers expansion will be
available in two 60-card theme decks, Power Wave and Shadow Blaze, and in
booster packs. Theme decks and booster packs go on sale in stores on
November 8th, priced at $10.99 for the theme decks and $3.49 for the
booster packs. Each booster pack features nine randomly inserted game
cards. Theme decks include a unique coin, an updated rulebook, card list,
a one-player playmat, and damage counters.
- Salamence and Dragonair, Nidoking and Arbok,
Tyranitar and Tropius, Latios and Latias.
- Power Wave features Feraligatr, and Shadow
Blaze features Typhlosion.
Cards (Click to Enlarge)
- Feraligatr, Ninetales, Snorlax,
Typlosion, Latias ex, Latios ex, Rayquaza ex, Salamence ex, Tyranitar ex.
http://www.pokemon-tcg.com/ - Official Pokemon TCG Website
The Nintendo Wii will arrive in the US on
November 19, 2006, for $250, just in time for the holiday shopping season.
It will arrive in the Japan a little later, on December 2, 2006. The
Nintendo Wii console will include: one Wii remote, one strap attachment
for Wii remote, one nunchuck attachment for Wii remote, an AC adapter, an
AV cable, a Wii stand, a sensor bar, a sensor bar stand, and two
batteries. It also comes with the Wii Sports game, which features tennis,
baseball, golf, bowling, and boxing. Other Wii console features include a
photo channel which allows the ability to display digital photos through
the console, news and weather channels, and a Opera web browser. A Mii
Channel will allow you to create your own personal avatar by choosing
different face shapes and colors, hair, eyes, hair, glasses, mouths, and
so on. There's also a Wii Message Board, which allows you to message other
Wii users, PC users, or cellphone users. More than 30 Wii titles will be
available this year. Nintendo confirmed that they will charge $50 for
their Wii titles. Another feature, the Nintendo Wii's Virtual Console,
will allow gamers to download classic Nintendo games, such as Mario and
Zelda, for about $5 to $10.
http://www.wii.com/ - Official Nintendo Wii Website
Pokemon Diamond and Pearl are scheduled to be
released in Spring 2007.
The game will take place in the new region of
Shino, and the starter town will be Futaba Town. A whole new set of
Pokemon will be introduced in Pokemon Diamond/Pearl.
9 (Title TBD)!
Pokemon Movie 9 (Title TBD)!
The 9th Pokemon movie (title to be determined),
is scheduled to be released on DVD in Spring 2007.
The movie will feature Kyogre and Manaphy (Japanese name),
along with Ash and the others. As the title suggests, Pokemon Ranger will
play a major role in the film as well. The Japanese title of the movie
translates into: Pokemon Ranger and the Prince of the Sea.