Nintendo effectively axes eShop operations in Russia

Categories: News, Switch

Over a year after halting operations, Nintendo’s eShop in Russia is effectively being permanently canned – Nintendo of Europe announced it would be halting eShop sales in Russia from today, May 31st. The company states that customers can redownload previously purchased games and DLC from the eShop, but they won’t…

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Pokémon HOME updates to ver 3.0.0, adding Scarlet & Violet support

Categories: News

After a big accidental fakeout, it’s happened for real: Pokémon HOME has updated to version 3.0.0! The official Twitter account for the franchise celebrated with an illustration:   本日5月30日(火)より、『Pokémon HOME』が『ポケモン スカーレット・バイオレット』と順次連携開始!連携すると、隠れ特性のニャオハ・ホゲータ・クワッスがもらえるよ。さらに連携を記念したイラストも公開!キミもぜひ3匹をゲットしてね! #ポケモンホーム #ニャオハ — ポケモン公式ツイッター (@Pokemon_cojp) May 30, 2023   3.0.0 adds compatibility with Scarlet and Violet versions and…

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What’s June 2023’s Pokémon GO Research Breakthrough?

Categories: Guides, Mobile

Every month, Niantic spotlights a Pokémon for Pokémon GO’s Research Breakthrough encounter. This feature was added to the game in April 2018 as part of the Field Research system. Essentially a quest system, Trainers can acquire Field Research tasks by logging in daily and/or spinning PokéStops (one task per PokéStop…

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