This Friday, Nintendo will be doing a Pokémon themed Direct as part of the franchise’s Anniversary. A message on the Nintendo Direct website states the event will “celebrate 20 years of Pokémon”.
This Saturday will mark the 20th anniversary of Pokémon Red and Green in Japan. On the 27th, Nintendo will be releasing the original Pokémon Red, Yellow and Blue for the 3DS eShop. You will also be able to buy bundle deals of the New 3DS, that will come with Pokémon themed face plates – along with Red and Blue already installed (although this deal is only available in North America.
If you’re interested in watching the Nintendo Direct, be sure to check back at tomorrow 7 AM PST/10 AM EST for more information. Got any predictions? Then be sure to let us know in the comments below.