Pokemon Direct (4.9.2013) Summary: PokeBank, Mega Venusaur, Mega Charizard, Mega Blastoise

Posted on Sep 4 2013 - 12:38pm by Michael Sobrevega

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Today’s Nintendo Direct was a bit boring. There were a few tidbits that might interest you.

Firstly, unlike a typical Nintendo direct – Mr Iwata was not the host – it was Pokemon Company’s Mr Ishihara. Iwata and Mr Masuda (from GameFreaks) also is present

  • Look back in the development of the series
  • Talk about the orginal GameBoy and the link connectivity
  • Pokemon Bank announced – can deposit Pokemon on the internet
  • Can transfer Pokemon from Black & White or Black 2 & White 2 with Poketransporter app
  • Confirmed it is Cloud saving
  • Paid service – long term will be used for future games
  • Original starters can be received by the professor (Squirtle, Bulbasaur, Charmander)
  • Mega Venusaur, Mega Charizard, Mega Blastoise confirmed
  • Trainers wears a black bracelet called the Mega Ring
  • Mega Ring and Mega Stone connect with each other to cause the transformation
  • Relationship between Pokemon and Trainer very important in Mega evolutions
  • Special Edition Blue and Red 3DS XL available on September 27th

Remember, Pokemon will be out on October 12th worldwide. I am so hyped for the game.