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Sadly, today’s Pokémon Direct broadcast was not used to announce a mainline Pokémon game for Nintendo Switch. Instead, Nintendo revealed fighting game Pokkén Tournament for Nintendo Switch and Ultra versions of Pokémon Sun and Moon for 3DS.

First up, Pokémon Ultra Moon and Pokémon Ultra Sun will be available for 3DS from November 17th, and feature an alternate story and new Pokémon that did not appear in the original games.

Pokkén Tournament Deluxe will arrive on Nintendo Switch on September 22nd and features everything found in the Wii U release, plus online ranked matches and five new Pokémon: Darkrai, Scizor, Empoleon, Croagunk, and Decidueye.

Finally, Nintendo revealed that Pokémon Gold and Silver will be coming to the 3DS Virtual Console on September 22nd, complete with support for the Pokémon Bank app.

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Pokkén Tournament announced for Switch, Sun and Moon go Ultra

Nintendo has announced Ultra Editions of Pokémon Sun and Moon, and Pokkén Tournament Deluxe for Nintendo Switch.

By Matthew Bennett | 06/6/2017 07:28 AM PT

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Sadly, today’s Pokémon Direct broadcast was not used to announce a mainline Pokémon game for Nintendo Switch. Instead, Nintendo revealed fighting game Pokkén Tournament for Nintendo Switch and Ultra versions of Pokémon Sun and Moon for 3DS.

First up, Pokémon Ultra Moon and Pokémon Ultra Sun will be available for 3DS from November 17th, and feature an alternate story and new Pokémon that did not appear in the original games.

Pokkén Tournament Deluxe will arrive on Nintendo Switch on September 22nd and features everything found in the Wii U release, plus online ranked matches and five new Pokémon: Darkrai, Scizor, Empoleon, Croagunk, and Decidueye.

Finally, Nintendo revealed that Pokémon Gold and Silver will be coming to the 3DS Virtual Console on September 22nd, complete with support for the Pokémon Bank app.

Read More


About Matthew Bennett

view all posts

Matt is one of the longest-serving members of the EGMNOW team. An ability to go many hours without sleep and a quick wit make him ideal for his role as associate editor at EGMNOW.com. He often thinks back to the days when the very idea of this career seemed like nothing but an impossible dream. Find him on Twitter @mattyjb89