In a statement today Nintendo has finally given eager 3DS fans the chance to catch them all, slapping an October 24 release date on the handheld's forthcoming PokÃ©mon Rumble Blast.
Nintendo confirmed that the 3DS' first Pokémon title would be released this October with a $34.99 RRP. Taking an alternative route to most PokÃ©mon titles, the game will be set in "Toyland," seeing players take on the role of toy Pokémon "as they navigate a series of imaginative levels."
According to Nintendo the game will feature more than 600 collectible toy Pokémon and feature new Team Battle and Charge Battle modes.
"There's never been a better time to discover the boundless fun of Pokémon," commented Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America's executive vice president of Sales & Marketing on the new title. "As the first PokÃ©mon game for Nintendo 3DS, PokÃ©mon Rumble Blast invites newcomers and veterans to experience action-packed battles with Toy PokÃ©mon in 3D, whether they're playing solo or with a friend."