And you don’t even have to be Team Rocket to do it!
Starting today, GameStop stores all across the U.S.A. are giving away Shiny versions of the three Legendary Beasts, Raikou, Entei and Suicune, one every week for three weeks to promote the upcoming movie Zoroark: Master of Illusions.
Oh, the days of our ventures in Red, Blue and Yellow where rumors were abound that we could get the ever-so-secret 151st Pokémon using Surf and subsequently Strength on a truck in the middle of nowhere. Such was an excellently crafted gag by Game Freak’s Shigeki Morimoto.
To the surprise of… well… absolutely nobody this isn’t. Red Dead Redemption has been confirmed as being the best selling video game in the US this year, based on combined NPD platform sales figures. The game sold over 1.5 million copies during its release month in May, at almost another million copies since then. It sounds like Red Dead Redemption is going to repeat the success of Rockstar’s other famous franchise [...]
Well, this is surprising. Just Cause 2 rocketed to the top of the UK sales charts this week, beating out both Pokemon games and Battlefield: Bad Company 2 in the process. Could the Pokemon franchise finally be losing steam after all these years?