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Nintendo announces new Pokémon video/toy game

Published on: 25th March 2013

Nintendo is utilising its new technology to place Pokémon characters that customers buy directly into an upcoming game.Pokemon300

The newest game, titled Pokémon Rumble U, will use new technology to allow customers to scan their toys. The initial launch will include the characters Bulbasaur, Pikachu, Torchic, Victini, Piplup, Lucario, and one secret Pokémon character. The individual toys will be sold through toy vending machines in Japan, and a carrying case will be available.

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