Nintendo Might Bring The New Pokémon Game Over To The Switch

A version of the latest Pokémon game could be coming to Nintendo's newest home console.
Nintendo Might Bring The New Pokémon Game Over To The Switch

There's a new Hawaii-flavored Pokémon game out for Nintendo's mobile console right now. But if you're willing to wait quite a few months, you might be able to play it on your TV instead.

Eurogamer reports Nintendo's upcoming console, the Switch, will be getting a version of "Pokémon Sun and Moon" It's tentatively titled "Pokémon Stars," and it's slated to come out in late 2017.

SEE MORE: Switch: Nintendo's Newest Hardware Wants To Do It All

If that's true, this will mark the first time a major Pokémon sequel has graced one of Nintendo's home consoles.

While offshoot games like "Pokken Tournament" have shown up on TV screens before, the series' big gotta-catch-'em-all games have been confined to hand-held consoles.

A big Pokémon game could add some heft to the Switch's lineup of games. The only big first-party Nintendo game confirmed for the console so far — "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" — is also coming out on the company's last console, the Wii U.

Featured Stories
President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama.

Trump, Obama Are Among The Leaders Criticized For Human Rights Abuses

Baby in a bed

Good News: Life Expectancy Could Increase In 35 Countries

Kevin O'Connell

This 21-Time Oscar Nominee Hopes To Break His Record Losing Streak

Want to see more stories like this?
Like Newsy on Facebook for More Gaming Coverage