Pokkén Tournament releasing for Wii U on March 18

by on January 15, 2016

Nintendo has today announced that Pokkén Tournament will be released on Wii U on March 18.

Pokkén Tournament brings high-definition gameplay of Pokémon battles between some of the most recognisable Pokémon characters, with Sceptile, Blaziken, Suicine, Machamp, Lucario, Gardevoir, Pikachu, Gengar, Weavile, Pikachu Libre, Charizard, Mewtwo, Shadow Mewtwo, Braixen and Garchomp already being announced.

Those who purchase the first production run version of the game will also receive a special Shadow Mewtwo amiibo card, which can be tapped to the Wii U GamePad controller to unlock the Shadow Mewtwo playable character in the game. The game has already seen a wide release in Japanese arcades.

As mentioned above, Pokkén Tournament will release on March 18.