News Japan's December Sets: 'Ultra Sun' and 'Ultra Moon!'

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  1. Chrswrites Aspiring Trainer
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    Maybe the Pokemon announcement for today wasn’t the lamé mimikyu trsiler, But something else....
     


  2. Mr. Rhyperior The Drill Pokemon. An evolve form of Rhydon.
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    • Unit Energy - Just plain good. I don't see Dragon-types will took advantage of this. Maybe Noivern but Noivern's energy are Dark and Psychic. 3 Geodudes
    • Sinnoh starters - why everything is in right timing? I am playing Platinum right now and Sinnoh shenanigans pops in.
     
  3. fleshrum April in Kalos...
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    If this does signal a skipped remake, I'd be overjoyed...
     
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  4. DKQuagmire Aspiring Trainer
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    love the re-done blend energy from black and white, with the new type combinations.
    they don't help my current deck in anyway at the moment though (Ninetales/ Zoroark). But i'm happy for the moment.

    also with all the Sinnoh hype, will we be seeing the lake trio return. i loved the lake trio cards in our D/P/PL sets, especially the uxie card that gave you a 7 card hand just for putting it on the bench. (1 more card than roaring skies shaymin ex and only a 1 prize card)
     
  5. RealSlim Dragons Breeder
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    I don't know what Game Freak is thinking about, but all these 4th gen hints are quite suspicious.
     
  6. RiverShock Aspiring Trainer
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    I don't know why you're reading this much into it. EX Unseen Forces was a Johto set out of absolutely nowhere, after all. I wouldn't look at this as an indication of anything to be honest.
     
  7. Y-Guy3 Aspiring Trainer
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    I think they’re going to create a new pokemon game for switch after ultra sun/Ultra Moon, and then after that will create DP remakes. They need to wait for the original DP to not be playable on the current console. Maybe the advertising has to do with Pokémon go, and in a month or two they’ll add sinnoh to Pokémon go.
     
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  8. DeadlyBee111 Aspiring Trainer
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    Probably we are getting a DYF energy too
     
  9. Water Pokémon Master I like Pokemon more than you. :D
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    Good observation, but that's a little too old to be relevant, back then there were only three generations and they could "mess around" with themes like that. Now Pokemon is a well-oiled marketing machine with a TON of content -- if they're going out of their way to advertise something like Sinnoh, it means there's a specific reason for it. Not to mention how the 20th movie and Pokken also are also pushing DP themes, not just the TCG. We're getting DP hints across the board. Other than they're doing it "just cuz," the question is why...
     
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  10. Gruffling Aspiring Trainer
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    So much Sinnoh. And that second Piplup is the Sugimori art too. I would be very surprised if DP remakes are the first games on the Switch since you'd think they'd want to herald a new console with a new generation. All these references are strangely timed.
    "Hey remember Sinnoh?"
    "Yeah, why?"
    "Oh, no reason."
     
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  11. The Shiny Piplup Aspiring Trainer
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    Plisss Pokémon I want my Empoleon GX
     
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  12. Marowakdude Aspiring Trainer
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    does that mean that there will be Infernape GX
     
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  13. paulyd84 cooltrainerpaul
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    In before Shinno wormhole DLC for ultra sun/Moon early next year (be a first I know but would work and sell plus a Dlc approach would shake things up a bit instead of a standard remaster as running out of titles to remaster! ) .. Timed with a switch release and appearance of gen 4 in Pokemon go.
     
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  14. paulyd84 cooltrainerpaul
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    Also we have the pip lip and Lucario randomly used by ash's friends in I choose you movie which is another nod - of all the pokemon and Gen's two friends are both Shinnoh pokemon!
     
  15. Lord Goomy Got Goomies?
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    "Why are they focusing on Sinnoh?"
    Why not?
     
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  16. Alakazam90125 Aspiring Trainer
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    FINALLY ANOTHER TORTERRA I HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR 5 YEARS

    The Energies don't seem great.... maybe a substitute for Rainbow Energy in a few decks, but the energy combos don't seem very relavant.
     
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  17. Skyleaf2000 tired
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    Please, please let Sinnoh be coming soon.
    Even if it's for Switch.
     
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  18. Sparkeagle Aspiring Trainer
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    Just realized that's the Kalos trio legends
     
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  19. Tapu Lele Already the best
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    ULTRA SUN AND ULTRA MOON IS A SINNOH REMAKE CONFIRMED.

    They really hint at that remake when this is the text on the japanese site: "シンオウ地方のポケモン達を多数収録!ナエトル、ヒコザル、ポッチャマといった最初のパートナーだけじゃなく、あのボスや伝説のポケモンも!?"
     
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  20. professor layton Aspiring Trainer
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    Gen 4 remakes confirmed
     



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