Pokémon trainers rejoice, a brand new game, Pokémon Duel, has just hit the App Store, and it's developed by none other than The Pokémon Company itself! This isn't a third-party produced game; this is the real deal.
Is it like classic Pokémon?
Not in the slightest, but I say that with joy, not sadness. It's a new mobile experience that brings a fresh take on Pokémon. As described by The Pokémon Company themselves:
There appears to be a lot going on in Pokémon Duel and seems like the game mixes elements from a few of different genres of mobile games. The Pokémon Company also gave us a little tease as to what gameplay will be like:
Pokémon Duel is free to download, but the game will feature in-app purchases. The game will also require a constant internet connection, so watch those data limits!
What do you think of Pokémon Duel?
Are you excited to see what Pokémon Duel is all about? Let me know in the comments below!
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