Smash Bros creator Masahiro Sakurai has confirmed that Charizard and Greninja are now in the Super Smash Bros roster for the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. Charizard and Greninja join Sheik, Yoshi, and Zero Suit Samus. Smash Bros for Nintendo 3DS launches this summer while the Wii U version of the game will be coming this winter.
The newest addition to the Pokémon Trading Card Game, the Pokémon TCG: XY—Flashfire expansion, will be available in retail stores nationwide on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Pokémon TCG: XY—Flashfire brings the fan-favorite Mega Charizard to the Pokémon Trading Card Game with two awesome Mega Charizard-EX cards.
Since its release, the Pokémon Trading Card Game has shipped over 20 billion cards across 74 countries, and the new expansion introduces over 100 new cards and 25 new Pokémon from the best-selling Pokémon X and Pokémon Y video games. XY—Flashfire preconstructed theme decks and booster packs include an in-pack code card that unlocks virtual cards from the new expansion for play in the Pokémon Trading Card Game Online at http://www.pokemon.com/tcgo.
Nintendo Japan has revealed another Pokemon themed Nintendo 3DS console to accompany the cute yellow Pikachu Nintendo 3DS XL. The only way to get your hands on this beauty is to participate in a special lottery that will be held from November 3rd till November 26th. Those that have been fortunate enough to be selected will get to buy the special Charizard 3DS XL for 18,900 yen between December 15th and January 14th.