Pokémon Arceus legends: surprise release date announced!

Pokémon Arceus legends: surprise release date announced!

Pokémon Arceus legends

These days we are seeing a whole series of completely surprise announcements. After a State of Play that will show us for the first time the gameplay of the highly anticipated Horizon Forbidden West, a direct entirely focused on the next games of the historic Dragon Quest saga and a live dedicated to Dying Light 2, today we discover the date official release of the new Pokémon Arceus Legends game.

The announcement comes as a surprise directly from the official Pokémon channels, in a new way of presenting information about a forthcoming project linked to the historic brand starring collectible creatures . No announcements of a new upcoming broadcast, just a new artwork that shows us what is in effect the official cover of Pokémon Arceus Legends, the announcement of the opening of pre-orders and the official release date of the game. br>
Pokémon Legends Arceus will arrive in physical and digital stores starting next January 28, 2022. A date that confirms the promises made by The Pokémon Company when it presented the game, that is a launch window included in the first months of 2022. The title was received in a very positive way by the community, also thanks to a series of news that enthusiasts have been clamoring for several years now.


January 28, 2022.

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At the moment the official Pokémon channels have not revealed anything else about Pokémon Arceus legends, but we expect that in the period of the summer fairs a new video will be released that will show us something more about the game currently in development at the Game Freak team, perhaps during an upcoming Pokémon Direct not too far from the announcement. surprise that we have witnessed with pleasure today.

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'Pokémon Legends: Arceus' is coming to Switch on January 28th

The Pok√©mon Company (TPC) has revealed exactly when you'll be able to get your hands on Pok√©mon Legends: Arceus and the remakes of Nintendo DS classics Pok√©mon Diamond and Pok√©mon Pearl. The former will hit Nintendo Switch on January 28th, while Pok√©mon Brilliant Diamond and Pok√©mon Shining Pearl will arrive on the console two months earlier, on November 19th. Pre-orders are open for all three.

Pokémon Legends: Arceus is set in the Sinnoh region, like Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. It's an action RPG that takes place 'long before' the events of those games. You'll be tasked with creating and completing the first Pokédex in the region. Trainers will also get to delve into the mystery of the mythical Pokémon Arceus.

As for Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, TPC says it has 'faithfully reproduced' the story of the original games, with the promise of an adventure 'that feels both nostalgic and fresh.' You can expect to find some of the useful, player-friendly features that have been present in recent main-series Pokémon games. The starter Pokémon are Turtwig, Chimchar and Piplup, while each game has its own legendary Pokémon: Dialga in Brilliant Diamond and Palkia in Shining Pearl.

Pokémon Legends: Arceus © The Pok√©mon Company Pok√©mon Legends: Arceus

Elsewhere, TPC has rolled out new features for Pokémon Home. You'll be able to arrange Pokémon by the dates you caught them on the Catch Calendar and relive your memories of those occasions. You'll also be able to get a better look at Pokémon registered in the Pokédex from different angles, including from behind and above.