The PokÃƒÂ©mon Company International and Nintendo today announced the upcoming release of PokkÃƒÂ©n Tournament for NintendoÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Wii U. Currently an arcade game available only in Japan, PokkÃƒÂ©n Tournament for Wii U will be released worldwide in spring 2016.
Developed in collaboration with Bandai Namco Entertainment, producers of Tekken, one of the most successful fighting-game franchises in history, PokkÃƒÂ©n Tournament brings PokÃƒÂ©mon to life in a way never before seen, where PokÃƒÂ©mon in battle move in direct response to the playerÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s actions. The intuitive controls make this fighting game accessible to players of all skill levels, and the stunning visuals emphasise the size and power of each PokÃƒÂ©mon.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“PokkÃƒÂ©n Tournament combines the best elements of a traditional fighting game with an authentic PokÃƒÂ©mon experience,Ã¢â‚¬Â said J.C. Smith, director of Consumer Marketing at The PokÃƒÂ©mon Company International. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Fans will be thrilled to see their favourite PokÃƒÂ©mon battle in a whole new way.Ã¢â‚¬Â