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Does Pokémon TCG Live have microtransactions?

The Pokémon Company is changing a lot with the release of Pokémon TCG Live, including the core mechanics for how players will collect cards, items, and accessories within the digital trading card platform.  Compared to the older Pokémon Trading Card Game Online app, which has been active since May 2012, TCG Live will offer multiple different in-game currencies and a specific way to transfer content over. Players will also be able to transfer almost all of their TCGO content over to TCG Live at launch, with all cards from Sun

Nintendo confirms a price cut for base Nintendo Switch model is not coming to the U.S.

Following yesterday’s confirmation and subsequent implementation of a price drop for the base Nintendo Switch model in Europe, Nintendo has now clarified this isn’t something the company plans on rolling out globally.  In a statement to Axios reporter Stephen Totilo, Nintendo of America confirmed the price drop was only going to go into effect for retailers in Europe and the United Kingdom, with no plans in the works for a discount in North America.  Nintendo tells me yesterday's Switch price drop was just for Europe (and the UK):“The trade price

Nintendo to Reduce the Price of the Original Switch Across Europe

Top GamesNintendo has confirmed it will be reducing the price of the original Switch console across Europe following the release announcement of the OLED model / NintendoNintendo has confirmed it will be reducing the price of the original Switch console across Europe following the release announcement of the OLED model.It appears that the "next-generation" Switch console has impacted the markets ahead of its release. With the OLED model prepped for consumer's shopping carts, Nintendo has decided to decrease the price of the original release. This marks the first major purposeful

Nintendo confirms base Nintendo Switch price cut for Europe

Nintendo has officially dropped the price of the original Nintendo Switch console model in Europe, with the potential to drop further in the future.  This is the first non-sale-based price cut for the Switch since it launched in March 2017. Based on current listings, the original Switch is now listed at €269.99 in Europe and £259.99 in the UK on the official Nintendo Store, down from €329.99 and £279.99 respectively.  This was confirmed by Nintendo UK, via VGC, which noted that this is partly being done to prepare certain markets

Pokemon UNITE Releases New ‘Fashionable’ Pikachu Holowear

PokémonPokemon UNITE has released another Holowear costume for franchise mascot, Pikachu. / Tencent, The Pokemon CompanyPokemon UNITE has released another Holowear costume for franchise mascot, Pikachu.Fashionable Style: Pikachu sports a "dapper" mint green tuxedo jacket with gold buttons, a white collared button up shirt, and pink bowtie. It also has a beige boater-style hat with a matching pink ribbon around the base. Four flowers decorate the right side as a flourish, each sporting five petals and making a veritable rainbow of red, magenta, yellow, and light blue.The skin was released

Pokemon UNITE Releases ‘Fashionable’ Eldegoss Holowear

PokémonPokemon UNITE has unveiled another Fashionable Style Holowear costume—this time, for support grass-type, Eldegoss. / Tencent, The Pokemon CompanyPokemon UNITE has unveiled another Fashionable Style Holowear costume—this time, for support grass-type, Eldegoss.Fashionable Style: Eldegoss isn't too different from its normal form, hence its lower price point. Although, if we're being honest, there isn't much on this dandelion-head Pokemon to dress up in the first place. This Holowear essentially just gives Eldegoss an assortment of bows in its fluffy white "hair." Each is made of red ribbon and accented with a