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Pikachu Almost Had a Monstrous Third Form Called Gorochu

"Gorochu! I choose you!—Oh sweet Arceus, he's eating my face."

Pokémon Sun and Moon: Best Starter Pokémon

Litten, Rowlet, and Popplio: Which starter Pokémon in Pokémon Sun and Moon is the very best? Here are their base stats and evolutions.

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Pikachu Almost Had a Monstrous Third Form Called Gorochu

"Gorochu! I choose you!—Oh sweet Arceus, he's eating my face."

Pokémon Sun and Moon: Best Starter Pokémon

Litten, Rowlet, and Popplio: Which starter Pokémon in Pokémon Sun and Moon is the very best? Here are their base stats and evolutions.

Pokémon Superbowl Commercial Highlights Fans' Long-Lasting Love

Pokémon's 20th anniversary commercial nails down why the series is still going strong -- and hints on where it might go in the future.

Pokémon X and Y Updated, Rating Battles Reintroduced

Competitive Pokémon players will need to update their game to version 1.2 in order to battle online.

Hacking Pokemon X & Y: Now With 100% Chance of Shiny Pokemon?

As all the next-gen hullabaloo dies away, we check out what the Pokemon X and Y hacking community has been doing with Game Freak's baby.

How Do You Know If You Have the Best Pokemon X & Y Team?

By testing their mettle through competitive Pokemon battling, of course.

Pokemon X and Y Post Game: What to Do After You've Beaten the Elite Four?

What do you do after you've finished Pokemon X/Y? If you're not willing to discard your team just yet, here are ideas for the post-game jubilations.

Pokémon X and Y Glitches Fixed

Nintendo's updated both Pokémon X and Y to fix some common issues.

How to Get a Shiny Pokemon In Pokemon X and Y

Want a team bursting with shiny Pokemon? Here are three ways to make it happen!

Pokémon X and Y: Three Trainers, Three Perspectives

Kat Bailey (Pokémon master), Jeremy Parish (Pokémon hobbyist) and Pete Davison (Pokémon newbie) pick at the latest from Game Freak in an attempt to determine what it offers to three different types of player.

Nintendo Fixing Pokémon X and Y Save Bug

Run into the Lumiose City save bug? Nintendo's working on it.

Pokémon X & Y Versions Multiplayer Review

While Pokémon’s single-player content remains frozen in 1998, Game Freak has built something far more modern with X/Y’s online components.

Pokémon X & Y Versions Review

Despite the numerous changes it brings to the series, something seems to be missing in the latest generation of Pokémon.