Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition

Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition

1999

System
Game Boy Color
Publisher
Nintendo
Developer
Game Freak

8.5

Game Rating

User Ratings: 75

Our Review: 9/10

Overview

Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Adventure, RPG
Release Date

Game Boy Color

  • 12th Sep 1998 (JPN)
  • 18th Oct 1999 (USA)
  • 16th Jun 2000 (UK/EU)

3DS eShop

  • 25th Feb 2016, $9.99 (USA)
  • 25th Feb 2016, £8.99 (UK/EU)
Wikipedia
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Screenshots (9)

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Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition Screenshot
Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition Screenshot
Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition Screenshot
Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition Screenshot
Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition Screenshot
Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition Screenshot
Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition Screenshot
Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition Screenshot

Reviews

  • 35

    3DS eShop / GBC

    Review Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition

    First generation Pokéfun. IN COLOR!

    Twenty years since the franchise began and after numerous games, TV episodes, movies, trading cards and plush toys, Nintendo has given Pokémon fans a chance to travel back to where it all began with Virtual Console releases of the first Game Boy titles. 3DS owners can purchase the original Red or Blue versions,...

About The Game

Building on the terrific success of Pokémon Red Version and Pokémon Blue Version, Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition returns Trainers to Kanto for even more fun and adventure. And in Pokémon Yellow, Pikachu actually follows you around throughout your journey!

The graphics for Pokémon Yellow are updated slightly from Pokémon Red and Pokémon Blue. Pokémon Yellow also introduces challenges and battle modes that let you compete in exciting ways. There are even great Pokémon minigames to play, such as Surfing Pikachu!