A new addition to the Pokémon franchise was announced today, Pokémon X and Pokémon Y, for Nintendo’s 3DS. This will be the first Pokémon game exclusive for the 3DS and will be available worldwide in October 2013. The games will include new Pokémon as well as a new storyline and will include dynamic Pokémon battles. Tsunekazu Ishihara, CEO of The Pokémon Company said,

“The worldwide launch of Pokémon X and Pokémon Y this October allows players to begin their adventures at the same time. Now, Pokémon fans across the globe can discover the secrets of Pokémon games and can collect, battle, and trade with each other immediately.”

Junichi Masuda, video game director at Game Freak Inc added,

“We brought Pokémon into an entirely new dimension and we’re incredibly excited to bring Pokémon X and Pokémon Y  to fans. The stunning visuals, a completely redesigned environment, game scenario, music, and communication features will bring smiles to the faces of video game players around the world.”

Take a sneak peek of the game in the gameplay video below and get ready to catch them all!

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Source: Gamespot  

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