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The Nintendo eShop page for upcoming arcade fighting game Pokkén Tournament has gone live, allowing players a peek at what to expect when the game drops next month.


Among the information detailed in the listing is controller compatibility, file size, options for online play and new screenshots.

According to the page, the Wii U Pro Controller, Wii Remote + Classic Controller Pro, Wii Remote, Wii Remote + Nunchuk and Wii U Gamepad will all be able to be used with the game.

The listing also mentions that Pokkén Tournament is set to require 4234.4 megabytes of hard drive space.

For online play, the game will include both leaderboards and multiplayer options.

An overview of the title is included, as well, broadly illustrating features of the game:

“Battle Pokémon like never before in all-new, action-packed arena fights! Perform vivid Pokémon moves in all their glory with button combinations through an intuitive fighting system to unleash devastating attacks upon your opponent to become the Pokkén Tournament champion!

Learn various fighting styles of Pokémon such as Pikachu, Charizard, Lucario, and more. Any fan will be able to learn and execute signature Pokémon moves with a press of a button. Turn the tide of battle by calling upon support Pokémon to assist, and unleash devastating attacks to KO your opponent.

Battles await, and it’s up to you to claim the title of Pokkén Tournament champion!”

Pokkén Tournament will be released worldwide on March 18th, 2016.

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