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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl

A whole bunch of screenshots have come in for Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl. For the full set, continue on below.

Pokemon Legends: Arceus

The Pokemon Company and Game Freak have released a ton of screenshots and art from Pokemon Legends: Arceus. We have the full set below.

Pokemon Legends: Arceus

File sizes are in for the major games featured during today’s Pokemon Presents broadcast.

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl are 10GB a piece. If you opt for the double pack, that’s naturally 20GB. We also now know that Pokemon Legends: Arceus is 13GB.

All of these games can be pre-ordered on the Switch eShop now. Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl are slated for November 19. Pokemon Legends: Arceus will follow on January 28.

Source: Switch eShop

The Pokemon Company has sent out an announcement recapping all of the news from today’s Pokemon Presents presentation. Pokemon Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl, Pokemon Legends: Arceus, and more were shown.

Here’s the full press release:

Wyrdeer Basculin Hisuian Braviary Hisuian Growlithe

There’s plenty to look forward to with Pokemon Legends: Arceus, including new creatures that have been newly-revealed, including Wyrdeer, Basculin, Hisuian Braviary, and Hisuian Growlithe. Along with brand new Pokemon, some existing ones will be receiving alternate forms in the game.

Today’s Pokemon Legends: Arceus trailer and Pokemon Presents broadcast shared four reveals. Wyrdeer and Basculin are new Pokemon while Braviary and Growlithe will have new Hisuian forms.

Here’s an introduction to each creature:

Pokemon Legends: Arceus

During today’s Pokemon Presents broadcast, a new trailer debuted for Pokemon Legends: Arceus. Take a look at the video below.


In celebration of the Pokemon Players Cup 25th Anniversary Invitational, a special distribution is being held in Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. A code provides access to a competitive-ready Coalossal that helped propel Wolfe Glick to victory during the Players Cup II last December.

Coalossal will come with the moves Heat Wave, Meteor Beam, Protect, and Solar Beam. It’s also holding a Weakness Policy and features the Modest nature.

Follow the steps below to claim this particular Coalossaland in Pokemon Sword/Shield:

Pokemon Presents

A new Pokemon Presents will air on August 18, it’s been announced. The presentation will cover Pokemon Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl as well as Pokemon Legends: Arceus.

It will air at the following times:

A new Max Raid Battle event has just gone live in Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. This time around, there’s a summer theme going.

Seaking, Pinsir, Heracross, Ninjask, Fan Rotom, and Vanilluxe are appearing more frequently in Max Raid Battles. If you’re lucky enough, a Shiny Vanilluxe may appear.

Pokemon Sword/Shield

During the Pokemon Players Cup IV live stream, a code was handed out for a Beast Ball. This particular item is more successful when it comes to capturing Ultra Beasts.

You can claim the Beast Ball in Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield by following the steps below:

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