Giant Lapras plush now available at the new Pokémon Hub store in Hong Kong

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A brand-new Pokémon Hub location recently opened its doors at the Hong Kong International Airport. Visitors will be greeted by a giant Snorlax plushie with a friendly face. In addition, for a limited time, officially-licensed giant Lapras plushies are now available for purchase. This is the same plush that was revealed earlier this year by Bandai. It goes for 79,400 yen – which equates to about $750.

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US: Luigi’s Mansion For Nintendo 3DS Coming 12th October

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This October, everyone’s favorite video game scaredy-cat Luigi is returning to a haunted mansion he hasn’t visited since 2001. In the Luigi’s Mansion game, a Nintendo 3DS remake of the spooky Nintendo GameCube game, Luigi must enter a sprawling mansion equipped with nothing but his trusty flashlight and Poltergust 3000, a vacuum-like contraption used to capture ghosts, find treasure and solve puzzles.

This is the first time the Nintendo GameCube classic can be played on the go. This updated version of the game includes the same classic adventure, but with some added features perfect for Nintendo’s popular portable systems. Using the bottom touch screen on the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, players can view the mansion map.

In the new Gallery Battle Mode, exclusive to the Nintendo 3DS version of the game, Luigi will have the ability to re-challenge boss ghosts that were defeated in the game.

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Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee special train now running until August 30 in Japan

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As part of its ongoing efforts to promote Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, The Pokémon Company has launched a train that is now offering rides on Tokyo Metro lines in the Ginza and Marunouchi districts of Japan until August 30, 2018. This special features a decorated interior and exterior with decal and artwork based on Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee. To learn more about this train, click here and follow the official Pokémon Times page.

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Pokémon GO screenshot of the new Celebi T-shirt, now available for free

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The Mythical Pokémon Celebi has officially become available globally via Special Research in Pokémon GO as of today, August 20. You can gain XP by completing Special Research on the iconic Time Travel Pokémon at any time as long as you have done the third group of tasks related to the Special Research on Mew. For those who have already completed the exclusive Pokémon GO Fest Special Research and have obtained Celebi, completing this new Special Research will earn you a new bounty of Candy to power up your Celebi. More Pokémon originally discovered in the Johto region now have increased appearances throughout the game.

Plus, Field Research relating to Pokémon discovered in the Johto region has become available throughout this special time. A new Celebi T-shirt is now available for free in the Style Shop. Plus, Pokémon HeartGold and Pokémon SoulSilver Trainer avatar items are also available in the Style…

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai discusses the series’ impact and a future based on demand

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In a recent interview with The Guardian, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai discussed numerous related topics, including how the series has always been a dream project, how it aims to appeal to all types of players and the future of Super Smash Bros. as a whole. Read on below for a few excerpts from the interview:

This endearingly nerdy approach makes Sakurai ideal for Smash Bros. “I feel like it should be a dream project for anybody who is into video games!” he says. “The fact that we can collaborate with all these different people and characters and meld that all together without any inconsistencies is something I am very proud of.” The Smash games are stuffed with references to Nintendo and other video game history, from the obvious (Mario, Zelda and Pokémon) to the obscure (Earthbound, Brain Age, Starfy). The main characters are usually drawn from popular…

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Alolan Geodude and Alolan Diglett can now be found and caught again in Pokémon GO

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The Mythical Pokémon Celebi has officially become available globally via Special Research in Pokémon GO as of today, August 20. You can gain XP by completing Special Research on the iconic Time Travel Pokémon at any time as long as you have done the third group of tasks related to the Special Research on Mew. For those who have already completed the exclusive Pokémon GO Fest Special Research and have obtained Celebi, completing this new Special Research will earn you a new bounty of Candy to power up your Celebi. More Pokémon originally discovered in the Johto region now have increased appearances throughout the game.

Plus, Field Research relating to Pokémon discovered in the Johto region has become available throughout this special time. A new Celebi T-shirt is now available for free in the Style Shop. Plus, Pokémon HeartGold and Pokémon SoulSilver Trainer avatar items are also available in the Style…

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Video: Disgaea 1 Complete – Did I… Kill Him?

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NIS America has today uploaded a brand new trailer for Disgaea 1 Complete. This particular video focusses on the Etna mode. We’ve got a while to wait for the package as it is unfortunately not due to be released until October. Have a watch of the video and decide if the series is for you.

“The OVERLORD of strategy RPGs returns! Join Laharl, Etna, and Flonne in their crazy adventure through the Netherworld to crown a new Overlord. Remastered for a new generation, with brand new visuals! Meet the angels of Celestia, who have sent Flonne down to the Netherworld to assassinate King Krichevskoy. But, upon realizing that the King was already dead, she decides to join Laharl and gang…”

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Video: Pokemon Let’s Go Mega Kangaskhan & Mega Gyarados Trailer

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The official North American Pokemon YouTube channel has released a new trailer for Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee and Let’s Go Pikachu. This trailer focuses on Mega Kangaskhan and Mega Gyarados, giving fans a glimpse at the two Pokemon in action. According to the video’s description, “you can Mega Evolve these two powerful Pokémon to unlock their full potential”. Here’s the video:

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Snake Pass Limited Edition Physical Release Announced For Nintendo Switch

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A retail version of Snake Pass is officially in the works for Nintendo Switch. Sumo Digital has teamed up with Super Rare Games to bring a limited edition physical release of the puzzle platformer to Nintendo’s latest console. Additional news, including the announcement of a release date, will be revealed soon. Snake Pass initially launched in early 2017 via the Nintendo eShop. It is available digitally across multiple platforms, but it looks like the Switch version is the only one that will get the physical treatment.

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