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Pokemon XY & Z Anime Revealed, Greninja To Get New Appearance

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The Japanese magazine CoroCoro usually comes with new details on the Pokemon franchise. Last year we have been able to learn all latest details on Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire thanks to the magazine and today we have managed to learn more about a new Pokemon anime show thanks to the October 2015 issue, which has leaked online a few hours ago.

According to the magazine, a new Pokemon anime called XY & Z is going to be aired soon. Not much is currently known about the anime at the moment other than the fact it will begin airing in Japan on October 29th and that it will feature a new appearance for Greninja. It’s not specified if the new look is a new form or evolution but we should hear more about the matter soon.

The leaked October 2015 issue of CoroCoro has also revealed that three new forms for Zygarde called Zygarde Core, Zygarde 10% and Zygarde 50%. You can check out how these forms look like by going here.

Earlier this week a brand new Pokemon game has been announced for iOS and Android devices. Pokemon GO will be an augmented reality game coming to iOS and Android devices next year which will allow players to actually catch Pokemon in the real world. The game will release alongside the Pokemon Go Plus which will use a Bluetooth connection to notify users when a Pokemon is nearby. The game will also come with a trading feature which will allow players to trade Pokemon just like in the main games of the series.

Another Pokemon video game is going to be released next year exclusively on Wii U. Pokken Tournament is a  fighting game developed by Bandai Namco where players will be able to control a variety of Pokemon as they fight against each other. Mechanics are somewhat different from other fighting games so Pokemon fans will be in for something really unique.

Thanks, Serebii

As a long time gamer, Francesco has survived more zombie invasions, meteor strikes, magic spells than he can count. He still keeps fighting today to bring hope into countless gaming worlds. Or destruction, depending on his mood. Writing about video games was only the natural step for such a dangerous life.

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Amazon’s great Fallout TV show is nominated for 16 Emmys

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Critics and fans alike went crazy for Amazon’s take on the famous role-playing game series Fallout. There were a lot of nominations for 16 Emmy awards, including Best Actor and Outstanding Drama Series. The show was able to reach audiences outside of gamers and got a lot of attention from the industry.

Eurogamer has been keeping track, and now that all the votes are in, Fallout is tied for fifth place with 23 nominations for the 76th Emmy Awards, which are put on by the US Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. With 25, The Bear has the most nominations, followed by True Detective: Night Country with 23, and Shogun with 19.

It shouldn’t be a surprise that Walton Goggins is up for Best Actor for his performance as The Ghoul. Although games will always be our first choice, it’s great that adaptations of games don’t have to be awful, and we can’t wait for the next season of the shows.

Are you surprised by how well Amazon’s version of Fallout has done in the mainstream? Is the curse of movies based on video games finally over? Leave a comment below and let us know.

 

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 Sets Dates for the Next Multiplayer Beta

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 is getting closer and closer, and Activision has announced when players will be able to get their hands on the next game. This means that there will be several chances to try it out before it comes out. If you paid a lot, you might be able to play for more than a week at the end of August and beginning of September.

Call of Duty Early Access will run from Friday, August 30th, to Wednesday, September 4th, as announced on its blog. This is two days after the Call of Duty Next showcase, which is set for August 28th. To play, you must have already bought Black Ops 6.

The open beta is the following weekend, and anyone who wants to can join. The fun will start on Friday, September 6th, and end on Monday, September 9th. The full release is set for October 25th of next month on PS5 and PS4.

How excited are you for the next Call of Duty game? Are you going to play Black Ops 6 in either the Early Access or Open Beta versions? Leave a comment below and let us know.

 

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Ten million people play The First Descendant in its first week

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The free-to-play shooter The First Descendant has gotten a lot of attention in its first week. The game’s publisher, Nexon, says that 10 million people have already tried it out.

Insider Gaming pointed out that since there is no cost up front, it’s still too early to tell how many of those players will stick around, but it’s still a big number for a new IP. On Steam alone, it peaked at 264,860 concurrents right after launch and has still managed to break 200,000 in the last 24 hours, so it looks like a lot of people are still really into the game.

It was a “mindless and repetitive grind,” and we gave The First Descendant a 3/10 in our review. Of course, that’s just one opinion; other experts have had different ones. Most people, though, say that the game’s annoying free-to-play model is the worst thing about it.

Are you one of the millions of people who played The First Descendant last week? Are you going to come back for more? Leave a comment below and let us know.

 

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