Contrary Malamar

687 MalamarMalamar is a new Pokemon in X and Y that few people use in competitive battling. However, its Ability Contrary can be one of the most powerful in the game.

E3 2014 Predictions and Hoenn Starters Mega Evolution – FSPR84


Nintendo @ E3 2014Our E3 2014 preditions for Nintendo and Pokémon. Pokémon seasons 2 and 15 are now available on Netflix, along with the Pokémon movie Kyurem vs. the Sword of Justice. Hoenn region starters have also been given Mega Evolutions!

No Gaurd Golurk

GolurkGolurk is a very unique Pokémon that was introduced in Black and White. It has a fantastic Attack stat, and an interesting No Guard Ability.

Hyrule Warriors and Fancy Pattern Vivillon – FSPR83


Fancy patterned VivillonNot much Pokémon news recently, so Rene and I are discussing the upcoming crossover game between The Legend of Zelda and Dynasty Warriors, titled Hyrule Warriors. A Fancy Pattern Vivillon will also be distributed once 100 million Pokémon are traded via the GTS.

Special Sweeping Drifblim

426 DrifblimDrifblim is one of those Pokémon that will be forever remembered as one of the most annoying Pokémon to take out. This lends itself perfectly to competitive battling.

Rain Team Sweeper Ludicolo

LudicoloLudicolo is often utilized on Rain teams because of his two Abilities, Rain Dish and Swift Swim, both of which give benefits to Ludicolo in the rain. However, Ludicolo is mostly only used to set up the Rain condition, or as a Special Wall. However, it has a lot of untapped potential as a Special Sweeper as well.

Pokémon Art Academy and Poké Ball patterned Vivillon – FSPR82


Poké Ball patterned VivillionA Poké Ball patterned Vivillon will be distributed at the Pokémon Center in Paris, France. Pokémon Art Academy teaches you how to draw Pokémon and will be released in Japan, New Zealand, Australia and Europe in the summer and in the United States in the fall of 2014.

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire versions announced – FSPR81


Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire remakes have been announced! These new versions are titled Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire and will be released for the Nintendo 3DS worldwide in November 2014. We have another PokéPress special, an interview with voice actor Kyle Hebert. Rene and Austin continue their discussion about Nintendo’s future.

Lead or Anti-Lead Crobat

CrobatCrobat is a very unique Pokemon that has an insanely good Speed stat, and a wide move pool to chose from.

What is the future of the Nintendo Wii U? – FSPR80


Will Nintendo’s innovations with the Nintendo Wii U be its own downfall, or will it be able to push through to succeed and be better than we could have ever expected?