New download software for Pokemon
- Pokemon Bank: an online storage with 100 total boxes, allowing you to store a total of 3000 Pokemon.
- PokeTransporter: allows you to transfer Pokemon from Black/White/Black2/White2 to Pokemon Bank, allowing you to use them in Pokemon X/Y.
- Pokemon Bank is required for PokeTransporter.
- Pokemon Bank is a paid service - there is an annual fee ($5, according to the Japanese stream).
- There will be a free trial period for this service upon initial release.
- Will be compatible with future games.
- Additional details are available here.
- Your first partner Pokemon (Chespin, Fennekin, Froakie) wont be given to you by the professor; it will, be given to you by your friend.
- Professor Sycamore will give you one of the original starters (Bulbasaur, Charmander, Squirtle)
- Venusaur, Charizard, and Blastoise all have Mega Evolution forms. (Video)
- The special edition blue and red 3DS XL systems, will also be released in North America and Europe on September 27. (Link)