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Game Freak To Prioritize Gear Project’s Original Titles Moving Forward

By Alistair . May 22, 2019 . 5:00pm

Game Freak’s Masayuki Onoue talked about how the company will prioritize their original game development moving forward, with the experiences gained being used to improve Pokemon as well.

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The First Of Game Freak’s Illustration Videos For Pulseman Is Now Fully Subbed

By Alistair . May 8, 2019 . 4:00pm

Game Freak has been releasing new videos of illustration videos for characters from various games they made, and the first one about Pulseman and his inspirations has now been fully subtitled in English.

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Game Freak On Whether Soliti Horse’s Development, And If It Will Ever Get A Sequel

By Alistair . April 30, 2019 . 4:00pm

Game Freak posted their latest videos on the making of Soliti Horse, focusing on challenges, the development of the game, as well as what the team would like to add in a sequel, if it occurs.

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Game Freak Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary Today; Here Are Six Fun Facts About The Pokémon Devs

By Sato . April 26, 2019 . 4:30pm

After initially starting out as a self-published video game magazine called “Game Freak” in the 80s, creators Satoshi Tajiri and Ken Sugimori launched a video game company with the same name, 30 years ago today.

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Game Freak’s James Turner Draws Tembo The Badass Elephant In Latest Illustration Video

By Alistair . March 8, 2019 . 4:00pm

James Turner, the art director for Tembo the Badass Elephant, stepped up to the task this week of drawing an illustration of Tembo while discussing interesting details behind the making of the game.

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Pokémon Celebrates Its 23rd Anniversary Today

By Sato . February 27, 2019 . 3:00pm

Earlier today we saw the reveal of Pokémon’s Generation 8 with Sword & Shield versions for Switch, but February 27 is actually a special day for the franchise, as it all began on this day 23 years ago.

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Game Freak Illustration Video Series Tackles The Making Of HarmoKnight And Drill Dozer

By Alistair . February 8, 2019 . 5:00pm

Game Freak revealed a bit more about the development of HarmoKnight and Drill Dozer via illustration videos that involve key staff in the making of those games.

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Game Freak’s Ken Sugimori Draws Pulseman In First Illustration Series Video

By Alistair . January 11, 2019 . 8:45am

We reported back in November that Game Freak began a Youtube channel, and their latest series of videos go into the illustrations and makings behind games, beginning with Pulseman.

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Pokémon Developer Game Freak Launches New YouTube And Twitter Accounts

By Sato . November 9, 2018 . 12:30am

Pokémon developer Game Freak has never been into social media, but it appears that they’re looking to change that with the launch of a new official YouTube channel and Twitter account.

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How The Original Pokémon Data Was Almost Lost Due To A Bad Computer Crash

By Sato . September 28, 2018 . 3:00pm

With Pokémon: Let’s Go! coming out soon, Junichi Masuda looked back at some of his favorite memories from making the original Pokémon games that included close calls and fond moments.

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New RPG By Game Freak Called Town Is Headed To Switch In 2019

By Sato . September 13, 2018 . 3:25pm

Game Freak revealed a brand-new RPG they’re working on, tentatively titled Town, for Nintendo Switch, and we got a first look during today’s Nintendo Direct presentation.

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Pokémon Designer On Balancing Cool Or Cute Pokémon By Adding Uncool Or Uncute Features

By Sato . July 27, 2018 . 4:00pm

Ken Sugimori has worked on designing Pokémon from the very beginning, and he shared a little secret on how he comes up with designs using a concept of addition by subtraction and vice-versa

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Pokémon Company Highlights More On Pokémon GO, Let’s Go, And Quest In Conference Recording

By Alistair . May 30, 2018 . 2:00pm

Pokémon Quest, Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu!, Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!, and a new project was revealed today, and the Pokémon Company later released the full press conference recording, that reveals more about the games.

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Pokémon Will Share “Shocking” News On May 31 In Japanese Variety Show Oha Suta

By Sato . May 29, 2018 . 1:00am

The Pokémon Company announced via TV Tokyo that there will be a “shocking” new announcement to share on the Japanese variety show program Oha Suta on May 31, 2018.

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Pokémon Creator Satoshi Tajiri Gets A Biographical Manga

By Alistair . May 20, 2018 . 1:30pm

Shogakukan released a biographical manga this week on Pokémon creator and Game Freak founder Satoshi Tajiri. The manga tells the story of his upbringing and leads up to the making of Pokémon Red & Green.