A new Pokemon game is coming out on the Switch but it’s not the style you may have expected. It will not be a mainline RPG game.


It is called Pokken Tournament DX and will be a remake of Pokémon Tournament which released on the WII U. It will include all content from the WII U and arcade version as well as 5 new Pokemon -Darkrai, Scizor, Empoleon, Croagunk and Pokémon Sun and Moon’s owl archer, Decidueye. It’ll be released on the 22nd of September.

Some of the new features include playing Pokken Tournament anytime anywhere on the Nintendo Switch, 3 V 3 Team Battle Mode and Group Match Mode where you find similarly skilled players in battle rooms for online play.

We previously revealed back in March that the Switch could be getting its own Pokémon game.

Also announced today were 2 new Pokemon games for the  Nintendo 3DS. Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon and will release on the 17th of November 2017. ” Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon have been powered up with new additions to the story and features from Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon”.

A playable demo will be available at E3 2017 and more info on the game will be revealed at Nintendo’s conference on June 13th.

If you want more info on these upcoming games head over to Pokémon.co.uk.