Pokemon Legends Arceus

Earlier today, The Pokémon Company gave us official release dates for Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl and Pokémon Legends: Arceus. All the details are here if you missed the announcement; Legends: Arceus is the only surprise, launching fairly earlier than we would have guessed in January 2022.

But enough of that. We're here to show you the boxarts for both (or should we say, 'all three'?) of these upcoming titles. The new Diamond and Pearl remakes unsurprisingly feature their respective legendary beasts, both with their jewels shining for good measure:

Legends: Arceus has gone for the classic Zelda: Breath of the Wild 'hero-looks-down-into-a-vast-green-valley' approach. All the Pokémon surrounding our hero Trainers reminds us of the Pokémon Mystery Dungeon boxarts, which isn't a bad thing at all:

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