Despite the bugs, everyone plays Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

Screenshot: Nintendo/Kotaku There are games that will sell anyway. Grand Theft Auto VI could be released in such a broken state it kills your first born, and it would still sell a billion copies on day one. Breath of the Wild 2 could come with anthrax, and people would buy two copies each. So it … Read more

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet have new powerful moves

Screenshot: Nintendo Pokémon Scarlet And purple are the second open-world games in the pokemon series, but the premise remains the same: raise terrifying creatures and gobble them up on both the enemy AI and your online friends. While getting my ass kicked by wild Pokémon twenty levels above mine, I’ve noticed they use a lot … Read more

We’ve answered all your questions about Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

Image: The Pokémon Company I think whether I’m 4 or 24, looking into the waterdrop eyes of bubblegum Jigglypuff, endearing Sylveon, or now the fluffy pastry box of Fidough, will always make my heart squeeze a little. That’s the timeless appeal of The Pokémon Company’s tiny, battle-ready monsters, and why the latest role-playing game, Pokémon … Read more

Pokémon has taken over my life, from games to cards to toys

Image: The Pokemon Company Now that I’m in my mid forties, my life has been taken over by Pokémon lately. After to fall down Pokemon GO gap in 2020and then describe the slow takeover of my free timeI have since found myself the primary one Pokemon GO correspondent for Kotaku. And now, as if that … Read more