Pokemon Y For Nintendo 3DS

Pokemon Y 3DS Game Box Cover Art

Region Release date
North America October 12, 2013
UK/Europe October 12, 2013
Japan October 12, 2013

Pokemon Y is a role playing video game for the Nintendo 3DS that was developed by Game Freak. Pokemon Y and Pokemon X are the first sixth generation games of the Pokemon series to be featured with polygonal 3D graphics, and both games will launch worldwide in October, 2013. The games will be made available exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS.

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Metacritic MetaScore

9 out of 10


Pokemon Y introduces new Pokemon. At the beginning of the game, the player can select from 3 starters, similar to previous gen Pokemon games. These starter Pokemon are; Chespin (grass type), Fennekin (fire type), and Froakie (water type). Pokemon Y also features its own legendary Pokemon, Yveltal – its appearance can be seen from the box cover of the Pokemon Y game. Yveltal’s type is currently unknown.

More new Pokemon in Pokemon Y :

  • Sylveon – a new Eevee evolution. Its type is unknown at the moment.
  • A mysterious new Pokemon with a connection with Mewtwo.
  • Helioptile – Helioptile charges itself in sunlight, gaining enough energy to eat/battle.
  • Fletchling – a Pokemon with a friendly nature and is popular among many Trainers.
  • Pancham – this Pokemon always has a left sticking out of its mouth.
  • Gogoat – a large Pokemon that people can ride on to travel (see trailer for an example).

Kalos Region Map :

Pokemon X and Y Kalos Region map
( The photo above shows you the Pokemon Y Kalos region map )

Questions Answers
Wi-Fi Multiplayer Gameplay Yes
Local Multiplayer Gameplay Yes
Game Available at eShop N/a

Pokemon Y Gameplay Trailer :

Video credit : Pokemon.