Snorlax Visits Pokémon Café Mix

The snack-craving Pokémon Snorlax is coming to visit your café in Pokémon Café Mix with the game’s brand new team function!

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Pokémon Sword / Shield Adds Gigantamax Snorlax

Meet Gigantamax Snorlax (with move G-Max Replenish) in Pokémon Sword / Shield who will be distributed from 04 December until 05 January in Max Raid Battles. The video (added below) also reveals the Sword & Shield starter evolutions, as well as exclusive moves and new abilities for Zacian and Zamazenta.

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Snorlax Trademark

Nintendo Co., Ltd., Creatures Inc., and Game Freak Co., Ltd. have applied for a カビゴンKABIGON (Snorlax) trademark in Japan for purposes related to merchandising, video games, and events. Actual application added below. Thanks to J-PlatPat.

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Giant Snorlax plushie!

● A giant 1.5 meter Kabigon (Snorlax) plushie will be released in August for a whopping ¥52,000. Pre-order at http://p-bandai.jp/. You can buy Snorlax much smaller (and much cheaper!) here.

● Fifteen panels of Rockman/Mega Man badges have been added to Nintendo Badge Arcade.

● The Pokémon Direct will be in a few hours. The rumour mill has the announcements of Pokémon Sun & Moon (trademarks have been registered). I’ll be covering the Direct live on the frontpage.

● The Gyakuten Saiban 6 release date and an unannounced character will be revealed on 6 March at 13:00 JST at https://amebafresh.tv/.

● The River City Ransom SP website has been updated with new characters at http://kuniokun.jp/.

Let’s Take the A-Train 3D will be on sale again on the eShop from 2-16 March half-priced at ¥2,862.

● Eiji Aonuma discusses The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD at https://youtu.be/YDijLh2zbUU

● And a trailer for the Japanese 3DS version of Terraria at http://youtu.be/z56P00zE_fY. A demo is coming on 30 March.

● Finally, the Nintendo 3DS is five years old today!

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