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Nintendo must sure like McDonalds. After teaming up with the fast food restaurant to bring Mario toys to Japan and the UK, Pokemon X/Y toys are now coming to the United States. This new Happy Meal licensing deal includes a card and one of 12 toys from a selection including Pikachu, Venusaur, Charizard, Blastoise, Mewtwo, Chespin, Fennekin, Froakie, Helioptile, Pancham, Xerneas, and Yveltal.

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Pokemon X and Pokemon Y have sold over 12 million units since launch. Collectively, the two games are the fastest selling titles on 3DS.

A total of 245 million Pokemon games have been sold around the world.


GAME stores across the UK will be distributing a pair of Pokemon for Pokemon X/Y later this week.

Starting on April 4, those who visit any GAME location can receive codes for Magmar or Electabuzz. Pokemon X players can earn the former while Pokemon Y players will receive the latter Pokemon.

Codes will be printed on cash receipts upon request. No purchase is necessary.

Electabuzz will come with an Electirizer whereas Magmar will be holding a Magmarizer. When traded holding these items, Electabuzz will evolve into Electivire, while Magmar will evolve into Magmortar.

You can find today’s announcement below with additional information pertaining to the Pokemon card game and upcoming advertising.

The latest round of Nintendo maintenance will be taking place on Thursday. According to a page on the company’s website, the Wii U and 3DS eShops are both expected to be affected. The maintenance period will take place between 1 PM PT and 5 PM PT.

It’s also worth mentioning that Pokemon X and Pokemon Y will be seeing their own round of downtime. Maintenance for the two games is set to occur at 5 PM PT on Monday, lasting through 7 AM PT the following day. Online play, rankings, and other online elements may be affected.


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