I was playing through King of Cards and I noticed Showdown was a new thing too so I decided to check it out and wow was it surprisingly good! Reminds me of Smash Bros but with gorgeous 2D sprite art and godly music.
Has anyone else tried playing it?
Here's my personal list based on things I've seen so far, will probably expand upon this more as I go through the game more.
What I liked:
The region as a whole, I think it looks quite nice
Artistically, the region has some nice detail in the city areas
The wild area as a concept is really...
Since Sword and Shield are right around the corner all content in this forum has been merged with the general VG forum. This section will be de-listed from current events in a couple days. The travelogue and SQSA threads have been merged into the larger overarching thread in VG as...
At first I was pretty excited for them but now I'm kindof meh on them. I'll do a rocket stop when I pass one by but I haven't really been going out of my way to do them.
What do you guys think of them?
The VG staff and forum admins have spent some time discussing a couple new approaches to handling leaks in SwSh after also getting some input from regular users. Here are the two changes we've decided on.
1. Having separate threads for individual topics of speculation rather than...
Welcome to the Pokémon Sword and Shield section! This subsection will be all about discussing the upcoming game.
All the same forums wide rules and Video Game specific rules still apply to this section. Please also read the recent PSA about etiquette in VG because that also applies to...
I wanted to let you all know that @Pyrax and @Fluttershy of Light will be taking over as the resident Super Moderators of Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee as well as Pokemon Video Games. They are both dedicated and awesome individuals and I have full confidence that they will do...
Hey, sorry for two announcements in one day!
I wanted to extend a congratulations to @Pyrax and @Fluttershy of Light who will be taking over as the resident Super Moderators of both Video Games and Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee. They are both excellent and hardworking individuals and I have full...
The VG staff wanted to provide a follow up on the recent locking of the leaks thread. This announcement is not to call out any one user in particular but more to discuss a couple of things with everyone.
Our priority is to make the forums fun for everyone. Leaks threads can be really...
We have an eggcellent new event that starts today and goes until Jan. 15 at 1:00 p.m PST. The following bonuses will be active.
2× Hatch Candy
2× Hatch Stardust
Higher chance of receiving 5 km and 10 km Eggs from PokéStops and Gyms
The following boxes are also available in the...
We did some similar threads with USUM so I thought I'd bring them back! What do you like about the game so far? What do you think about the changes made over the original Yellow version?
Curious to hear all of y'all's thoughts because I haven't gotten the game yet :)
We have a new 2spoopy event that will take place from October 23 at 1:00 p.m. PDT, to November 1 at 1:00 p.m. PDT. Here's what will be going on!
Double catch candy!
Drifloon and Stunky families will be introduced into the game (Drifloon can also be shiny!)
Special research tasks...
Since the rebalance got rolled out (and then redacted for a moment), do you guys like the way they adjusted the CP of some of the Pokemon? Was there anything you would like to be seen done differently?
I'm really glad that Blissey got nerfed for one thing. I never even powered one up that much...
I'm thrilled to announce that @hurristat will be joining Zexy and myself as a moderator in Pokemon GO! For those who don't know hurristat, they're a well established member on the forums and was actually part of the staff from 2011-2012, so we're very excited to have them back...
Hey guys, we have a new event announced that's all about trading! Start and end times for the event are both 1:00 PDT. Here's the bonuses that are active:
All trades, including Special Trades, will cost 25% less Stardust, no matter the friendship level
Secondly, players can earn 6 Candy per...
Looks like we have another event hot on the heels of Adventure Week, the water festival! This event will last from June 7th at 1:00 PDT until June 21st at 1:00 PDT. Here is a list of the bonuses that will be available, and there's a lot of them!
Water-type Pokémon such as Magikarp and Wailmer...
Welcome to the Pokémon Lets Go Pikachu/Eevee section! This subsection will be all about discussing the upcoming game.
All the same forums wide rules and Video Game specific rules still apply to this section.
Please refer to the new spoilers rule in the general rules thread...