One of the titles announced for Nintendo Switch during the Pokémon Direct was Pokkén Tournament DX which is an expanded port of the Wii U title. It’s going to feature heavily this week throughout the E3 event in Los Angeles. Thankfully, the Pokémon Company has outlined their exact plans for the title this week and it sounds throughly awesome.
“Before the tournament, tune in to listen to Mr. Ishihara discuss Pokkén Tournament DX with members of Nintendo’s Treehouse, as well as game developers and experts during a special E3 version of Nintendo Treehouse Live. Get insights into game development, see more Pokkén Tournament DX gameplay, and get behind-the-scenes details about the upcoming Nintendo Switch title. Mr. Ishihara will join the Treehouse crew on Wednesday, June 14, at 10:00 a.m. PDT.
Then, see Pokkén Tournament DX in action at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 14, when eight gamers battle in the Pokkén Tournament DX Invitational. The players will split into four teams of two, each team with one player fighting with a Pokémon that’s new in Pokkén Tournament DX, and the other player choosing one of the original Pokémon. The winning team will receive an art piece signed by The Pokémon Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara, as well as developers from Bandai Namco! Get blow-by-blow commentary from broadcasters D1 and VickyKitty throughout the competition.
Don’t miss the fun of the Pokkén Tournament DX Invitational and a Nintendo Treehouse roundtable with Mr. Ishihara as Pokkén Tournament DX rocks at E3 2017!”