POKEMON SCARLET & VIOLET

The Best Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Pre-Order Bonus is France Exclusive

For North American fans, Pokemon pre-order bonuses tend to be less exciting than other regions. We often get digital content for buying games early, like the Terastallized Pikachu or some additional in-game supplies when you boot it up. Those are all well and good, but sometimes I see pre-order bonuses given in…

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Pokemon Scarlet & Violet's Best Pre-Order Bonus is France Exclusive

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Every Pokemon Confirmed to Appear in Scarlet & Violet

Pokemon Scarlet & Violet is still a few months away, but if you’re trying to get a sense of what Pokemon will be available in the Paldea region, we here at Fanbyte have a complete list of every confirmed pocket monster that will be out in the game’s open world. First…

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Every Pokemon Confirmed to Appear in Scarlet & Violet

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Does Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Need Voice Acting?

Today’s Pokemon Presents showcase spent a lot of time with Pokemon Scarlet & Violet, but there was one part of the trailer Game Freak showed off that was odd in that it brought attention to something the series has long lacked and just how outdated that omission has felt in recent…

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Does Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Need Voice Acting?

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Why I’m So Excited for Tera Types in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

In today’s Pokémon Presents showcase, Game Freak shared a ton of new information about Scarlet & Violet, this Fall’s newest entries in the Pokémon series. We saw new Pokémon, new multiplayer mechanics, and Terastallizing Pokémon, a new battling mechanic that allows Pokémon to temporarily change their type to new Tera…

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Rating the Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Tera Jewel Crowns So Far

As Pokemon games often do, Scarlet & Violet has a new gimmick to shake up battles called the Terastal phenomenon. This crystalizes any Pokemon in the region and gives them a cool hat called a Tera Jewel with a corresponding element. While we have yet to see what they all look like, today’s…

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ICYMI: Pokemon Presents Spotlights Scarlet & Violet’s Paldea Region

The Pokemon Company held a new Pokemon Presents showcase this morning, and while Pokemon Scarlet & Violet were the headliner, the company also gave updates on other projects like Pokemon Go, Pokemon Masters EX, and Pokemon Unite. The Pokemon World Championships is taking place in London this month, and will include Pokemon Go and Pokemon Unite competitions…

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ICYMI: Pokemon Presents Unveils the Secrets of Scarlet & Violet's Paldea Region

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Fans Think Pokemon Scarlet & Violet May Introduce a New Eeveelution [UPDATE]

Update: There was no new Eeveelution reveal. However, there was a reveal that Eevee will be able to change its type using Scarlet & Violet’s Terastallize mechanic. Original story follows: Pokemon Scarlet & Violet are still a few months away, but fans are starting to speculate the next mainline RPGs in the…

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Fans Think Pokemon Scarlet & Violet May Introduce a New Eeveelution

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Pokemon Presents to Reunite Me With Professor Turo This Week

Nintendo and The Pokemon Company are hosting a new Pokemon Presents stream this week on August 3, and it will hopefully reunite me with my long-lost husband Professor Turo, as the show will include new information about Pokemon Scarlet & Violet. However, it doesn’t look like that’s all the company…

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Pokemon Presents Showcase to Reunite Me With Professor Turo This Week

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Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Pawmi Guide – Weakness, Stats, Evolution Info

It’s a good year to be a Pokemon fan. With Pokemon Legends: Arceus already released and Pokemon Scarlet & Violet coming out in just a few months, there are more Pokemon games than we know what to do with. While the formers release wasn’t a mainline title, this fall’s will…

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Miraidon, Pokemon Violet’s Legendary, is Just a Big Ol’ Dick

Pokemon, not content with already having a chokehold on my life as the sole source of serotonin I’m getting these days, has begun emulating the Persona series in two very specific ways: 1. Creating daddies like Professor Turo and Peony that I can never have, and 2. making a monster that looks…

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Miraidon, Pokemon Violet’s Legendary, is Just a Big Ol’ Dick

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The Internet is Down Bad for the Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Professors

A new Pokemon Scarlet & Violet trailer went up today, and while it showcased some pretty important things like online cooperative play and new pocket monsters for you to catch, the internet is fixating on two humans instead: Professor Sada and Professor Turo. The Pokemon series has had hot professors before. Black &…

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The Internet is Down Bad for the Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Professors

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Everything We Know About Online Co-Op in Pokemon Scarlet & Pokémon Violet

In the latest trailer for Pokemon Scarlet & Violet, Game Freak reveals the upcoming titles will include exploration-focused online multiplayer co-op for up to four players. Although the series is all about friendship and connections, this is the first time we’re seeing a full-fledged open-world co-op mode in a Pokemon…

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Ranking the New Scarlet & Violet Pokemon by How Tasty They Look

The Pokemon Company released a new trailer for the upcoming Pokemon Scarlet & Violet, the next entries in the mainline games. With the locale for this title moving to the majestic vistas of Spain and Portugal, there are a lot of new opportunities for Pokemon designs. There have been Pokemon…

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Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Trailer Showcases Co-Op, Legendaries, and Hot Professors

Game Freak has released a new look at Pokemon Scarlet & Violet after its debut back in February. And the new trailer showcases hot professors. And probably other stuff, but my mind has gone blank. Oh, right, co-op play. That’s important. Oh, yeah, and also a look at some new Pokemon,…

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A New Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Trailer is Launching at the Ass Crack of Dawn Tomorrow

Wow, I was just thinking last night about how my mental health is hanging by a thread, and that thread is Pokemon Scarlet & Violet’s release later this year. It looks like Nintendo and Game Freak heard my cries, because they decided to give me a few more drops of serotonin…

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A New Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Trailer is Launching at the Ass Crack of Dawn Tomorrow

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What Your Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Starter Choice Says About You

With the announcement of Pokemon’s ninth generation, Game Freak also revealed a brand new set of starting Pokemon to begin your journey with. Starter Pokemon tend to become the most iconic monsters of each generation as everyone is guaranteed to get one of them and usually carries their chosen starter…

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I Thought the New Pokemon Teaser Was Detective Pikachu and am Now So Sad

I’m as happy as any Pokemon fan to have seen the first glimpse into Pokemon Scarlet & Violet yesterday during the Pokemon Presents stream, but goddamn, it truly felt like a bait and switch after a live-action teaser that seemed to almost overtly reference the Detective Pikachu subseries. A sequel…

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I Thought the New Pokemon Teaser Was Detective Pikachu and am Now So Sad

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