Here’s How You Play Battle & Get! Pokémon Typing DS

By Ishaan . April 2, 2011 . 3:00pm

With Battle & Get! Pokémon Typing DS’ release coming up in Japan later this month on April 21st, Nintendo have begun to release videos of the game. Take a look:



In Pokémon Typing DS, you have two new trainers that you can play as:

Pokémon in Pokémon Typing DS are caught using Typing Balls. These are thrown once you type in the name of the Pokémon you’re confronted with. You can also build up combo streaks, which, in the case of the video below, allows you to catch a Lapras:

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  • Typing of the Dea– Er, Pokemon.

  • This would be nice if Nintendo has an intention to retool this and release this to the DSiware as a hiragana educational game, at the very least.


    The characters are certainly very moe. Something about the girl’s design… makes me like her very much. Perhaps it’s the pink/white stripped thigh-high stockings and matching shirt that you can barely notice beneath her dress.

    I agree with B4ULoveShine; It would be wonderful if they made this into a hiragana-learning game. I don’t think I’d buy it otherwise…

  • minimay7

    Do you know if you can type in Hiragana and Katakana?

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