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The First Changes To Pokémon Black & White’s Battle System


This week’s episode of Pokémon Sunday revealed some rather substantial details about the new generation of games. For example, as the video below shows, Pokémon sprites and even the camera are far more animated during battles. It also gives you your first video footage of character interaction in Hiun city.

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Notice how people seem to talk to you automatically as they walk by? This second video demonstrates Zorua and Zoroark’s “Illusion” ability in a battle against Raikou.



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Ishaan Sahdev
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Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.