The second Pokemon Presents in two weeks were held today! This came just a week after The Isle of Armor was released for players all over the world and it came as a bit of a surprise.
Lots of news was announced about the future of Pokemon, including a surprise announcement at the beginning of the show.
Pokemon Unite is going to be coming soon for players all over the world, but here is all the information we know.
Beta Access Launching Soon? – 17 February
According to the official Pokemon site, the game will get a beta in Canada in March.
Find out more here on how you can get involved on Android.
What Is It?
In a surprise announcement during the beginning of the Pokemon Presents show, Pokemon Unite was announced and it is Pokemon's first game in the MOBA genre.
Similar to games such as League of Legends and Dota 2, this seems to be Nintendo's take on this style of game.
It will be a 5V5 game where players will have to battle it out against other players and wild Pokemon on the map. Similar to other MOBA's your character is going to level up during the match and can evolve and learn moves.
The winner of a match is decided by how many points they have at the end of the match!
We're expecting Pokemon Unite top release in late 2020, given how developed the game is - but a confirmed release date is unknown.
However, we are sure Nintendo is going to release more news in the coming weeks!
Confirmed during the Pokemon Presents; Pokemonn Unite is going to be playable on the Nintendo Switch and selectable iOS and Android devices!
Below are all the Pokemon you will be able to play as in Pokemon Unite!
Here is an image of the map players will be battling it out on!
Check out the full reveal trailer of Pokemon Unite courtesy of GamersPrey!