Pokken Tournament Detailed at Today’s Nintendo Direct

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

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Pokken Tournament

Pokken Tournament, a Wii U exclusive, was shown off as part of today’s Nintendo Direct.

Among what was shown off is that winning fights will net you in game currency which will allow for avatar customization. Also shown off, were a few of the different Pokémon that you can control, their fighting styles, and the fact you can use certain Pokémon as support.

In addition there is Burst Attack mode, which focuses on turning the tables in battle or finishing off an opponent.

Lastly, early adopters will also get a limited-edition physical amiibo card for Shadow Mewtwo.

The game will be available March 18th and you can watch the finals of the Pokken Early Access Competitions on March 17th.

More details to follow as they become available.

You can support oprainfall by preordering Pokken Tournament from Amazon here.

About Joseph Puntschart

Former contributor for Operation Rainfall whom has now headed out to pursue new challenges outside of games journalism.

Their passion for games continues with many games of all kinds being on their list of games to play and games they love. Haru Okumura is best girl.