Japanese gaming company Nintendo teased a whole new Pok mon game sometime back, called Pok mon Masters. The game went live today on Android and iOS devices all over the world, including India. It was on pre-registration phase for a month before its launch today. The game brings back the popular characters from the mainline games like Brock and Misty, who are the old Kanto Gym leaders and trainers. These characters were made popular in their journeys with Ash Ketchum in the anime series. Also Read - This 70-year-old 'Uncle Pokemon' plays Pokémon GO for hours with multiple phone rigAlso Read - Pokemon: Let’s Go; How to change Pikachu and Eevee’s hairstyle
The game is set on an island where the Pok mon Masters League is held. It is a little different from the other games in a way where each trainer gets only one Pok mon and can form a pair. They then team up with three other trainers to have 3v3 battles with the AI in the game. The development of Pok mon Masters happened in as a collaboration between The Pok mon Company and DeNA. The latter is the developer behind games like Super Mario Run and Fire Emblem Heroes. Also Read - Pokemon Go: Niantic Labs may announce the second wave of generation 4 pokemon, Halloween 2018 event and community day event
But the gameplay of Pok mon Masters is not a surprise since, the developers released multiple clips showing how the sync pairs will work when the pre-registration went live. These videos also showed battle mechanics and the moves available in the game. So players can just check these videos to get an idea about the game or can just start playing to get the hands on experience.
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The game starts off with the registration, and it helps to have a Nintendo account. once the registration bit is done with, players choose a nickname and their appearance, and they will receive a Poryphone. Its like an ingame smartphone that takes its design cue from a Porygon. The starting Pok mon for players is the ever popular Pikachu, and they are teamed with Misty and Brock right off the bat. We will be bringing you more updates about the game soon.