Games

Rare Pokemon card sells for record S$78,180 at auction

Rare Pokemon card sells for record S...

November 22

LOS ANGELES — An extremely rare Pokemon trading card — the “Pikachu Illustrator” — was purchased for a record US$54,970 (S$78,180) at auction, organisers of the sale said on...

 Pokemon GO Plus wearable device to launch on Sept 16 in 'most countries': Niantic

Pokemon GO Plus wearable device to...

September 08

SINGAPORE — A wearable device that allows Pokemon hunters to catch creatures and collect items from Pokestops without taking out their phones will be launched on Sept 16, said...

Pokemon hunt leads to glory for Google-born Niantic

Pokemon hunt leads to glory for...

August 14

SAN FRANCISCO — Born in Google’s shadow, Niantic strode into the spotlight with a mobile internet spin on hunting Pokemon but can the obsession with the game lead to long-term...

Pokemon Go master says not done with game, hopes for more features

Pokemon Go master says not done with...

August 08

TOKYO — Mr Nick Johnson, who claims to be the first person to capture all 145 creatures now available in the “Pokemon Go” mobile gaming phenomenon, says he is not ready to put...

Pokemon Go now available in Singapore

Pokemon Go now available in Singapore

August 06

SINGAPORE — The worldwide gaming sensation Pokemon Go is now available for download in Singapore, nearly a month after it was first released in the US.

Pokemon Go creators working to be ‘respectful’ of reality

Pokemon Go creators working to be ...

July 29

LOS ANGELES — The creators of Pokemon Go say they’re working to remove real-world locations that don’t wish to be included in the mobile gaming sensation.

Pokemon Go gets big Comic-Con stage, creator talks success and future

Pokemon Go gets big Comic-Con stage,...

July 25

SAN DIEGO — The creator of the wildly popular Pokemon Go gaming app received the celebrity treatment on Sunday (July 24) at the final day of San Diego’s annual Comic-Con, as he...

McDonald's Japan shares soar, to collaborate on Pokemon GO soon

McDonald's Japan shares soar, to...

July 21

TOKYO - Shares of Japan's McDonald's Holdings Co jumped to their highest level since 2001 in early trade on Thursday after the company said it would collaborate on the Pokemon...

Nintendo worth more than Sony after Pokemon Go rally

Nintendo worth more than Sony after...

July 19

TOKYO — Nintendo on Tuesday (July 19) shot past Sony in market value after shares in the video game giant more than doubled following the release of its wildly popular Pokemon...