Nintendo is reportedly developing a new version of its famous RPG Pok mon game for Nintendo Switch. The new game is still in the early stages and is not expected to debut anytime soon. There is presently no name to the game either and it is only known that GameFreak is working on designing the new offering. Rumors are suggesting that the new game will be titled ‘Pok mon Stars’ keeping in line with the latest Pok mon series launch. Also Read - Nintendo Direct E3 2021: Metroid Dread, Mario Party Superstars, a new Legend of Zelda and moreAlso Read - E3 2021 Ubisoft Forward: Far Cry 6, Just Dance 2022, Watch Dogs: Legion Bloodline and more
The announcement for the new game was made by President and CEO Tsunekazu Ishihara during Nintendo’s E3 2017 conference. He also confirmed that the phone will not be arriving for another year, pushing the speculated launch to the second half of 2018. Nintendo unveiled the hybrid Nintendo Switch last year and fans have since been demanding a Pok mon game for the new console. Many feel the move comes at the right time since Nintendo unveiled the Pok mon Sun and Moon game last year for the Nintendo DS. Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon might be coming later this year. Also Read - E3 2021: What is it, entire schedule, how to watch livestream for free, what to expect
There are a host of Pok mon games in the lineup for Nintendo Pok mon fans. Apart from the Sun and Moon series, there is also the Pokken Tournament DX arriving later this year. The game was unveiled only last week and brings a lot of new Pok mons and modes to Nintendo Switch. Apart from Pok mon series, Nintendo also has a host of other games lined for Switch users, some of which include: Super Mario Odyssey, Splatoon 2, Arms, and more. ALSO READ: Super Mario Run for Android finally comes to Google Play Store, but India needs to wait
Nintendo’s popular artificial reality game, Pok mon GO has crossed 750 million downloads since its launch a year back. In order to celebrate the achievement and also the anniversary, Nintendo has announced multiple events all over the globe. While the main event, Pok mon GO fest for trainers will be hosted in Chicago, there will also be smaller events held all over the globe. For game users, there are also new exclusive Pok mons, in game offers and multiple other exciting events.
Nintendo recently announced its plan to focus more on smartphone games and launch newer games in the coming days. The success of Pok mon GO has led the company to design and to work on creating more games based on the AR platform. While Pok mon makers had not anticipated such a strong response while initially unveiling the game, the popularity soared soon after launch and the game has become a phenomena.