Let’s Chat: Pondering Pokémon’s Plans for 2021 & Beyond!

Oh hi; another weekend, another post! This time is the first Let's Chat of April, covering the state of the Pokémon franchise and their early-year announcements, and how the future of the series is shaping up. Such seismic news needed to be covered here in some form considering how much I bring up Pokémon in … Continue reading Let’s Chat: Pondering Pokémon’s Plans for 2021 & Beyond!

Going Full Circle: Revisiting the Pokémon Ranger Trilogy (& Why It Should Return)

Oh hi there! This post is part of Pokémon: Creator's Catch, a collaboration event created by NekoJonez. In this collaboration, creators from all over have united to cover the Pokémon series for the 25th Anniversary today! You can go to the hub page for this by clicking here, where you can find links to other … Continue reading Going Full Circle: Revisiting the Pokémon Ranger Trilogy (& Why It Should Return)

I Choose You: Pokémon 25th Anniversary Celebration Tag

This year is a landmark one for Pokémon; the popular catching-and-battling series is celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the release of Pokémon Red and Green, and there are subsequently lots of events - both from The Pokémon Company and fans around the world - happening all year long! With the actual day of the Anniversary … Continue reading I Choose You: Pokémon 25th Anniversary Celebration Tag

Blog Update: Thanks for 100 Follows!

Hi there, and welcome to another of my occasional blog updates. The main reason for this one is to touch on the site recently reaching 100 followers! Whilst it is perhaps a relatively small milestone, it feels significant to me; so, whilst I am going to keep this short (I would like to avoid being … Continue reading Blog Update: Thanks for 100 Follows!

Let’s Chat: Our Most Anticipated Games of 2021!

So here we are, in 2021. After video games were one of the few bright spots of 2020, that trend is set up to continue this year - there is plenty to get excited about, whether that be announced games or whispers from the rumour mill. Joining me for this first Let's Chat of 2021 … Continue reading Let’s Chat: Our Most Anticipated Games of 2021!

Merry Christmas & Festive Videogame Art

Scrolling through my feed this morning, on 25th December 2020, Christmas Day, the amount of positive messages and posts has been a delight. It has been a tough, tough year, and it is wonderful to see the continued outpouring of well wishes whether you celebrate Christmas or not. So I felt compelled to add my … Continue reading Merry Christmas & Festive Videogame Art

Let’s Chat: Pokémon Sword & Shield’s The Crown Tundra Spoiler Talk!

Recently, the second and - bar a surprise - last of the Pokémon Sword and Shield DLC packs, The Crown Tundra, launched on Nintendo Switch. Prior to the release, a Let's Chat was published here where Stephen Brown and I discussed the prospect of this DLC - so, now that it is out and we … Continue reading Let’s Chat: Pokémon Sword & Shield’s The Crown Tundra Spoiler Talk!

Let’s Chat: Hopes & Dreams for Pokémon’s The Crown Tundra DLC

Another week, another Let's Chat! Once again, with Ashley busy, I have called in support; Pokémon fan Stephen Brown joins me to discuss the recent video presentation for Part 2 of the Expansion Pass for Pokémon Sword and Shield, The Crown Tundra. We got new info on the features included, as well as announcements elsewhere … Continue reading Let’s Chat: Hopes & Dreams for Pokémon’s The Crown Tundra DLC

Beyond the Hashtag: Pokémon Masters EX Update Pairs Style & Substance

Let's get it out of the way: yes, the online hashtag for Pokémon Masters EX was a misjudgment (don't make me write it down). However, if that is the main takeaway from this substantial update, it would be a great shame, as developers DeNA have brought a lot to the table here in terms of … Continue reading Beyond the Hashtag: Pokémon Masters EX Update Pairs Style & Substance

Pokémon Café Mix Review

Developed by: Genius SonorityPublished by: NintendoPlatforms: Switch (Reviewed), MobileRelease Date: Out Now One of the many nice surprises out of the first of the two recent Pokémon Presents was the reveal of Pokémon Café Mix, a new mobile and Nintendo Switch puzzle game about running a Pokémon-themed Café where both the customers and the employees … Continue reading Pokémon Café Mix Review