Pokemon Gold And Silver Getting DS Remakes

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It's official. Pokémon Gold and Silver will be remade — something that was hinted at last weekend on Japan's Pokémon Sunday TV program.


The tenth anniversary remakes will be called Pokémon Heart Gold and Poké Soul Silver — much akin to the Fire Red and Leaf Green Gameboy Advance remakes of Pokémon Red and Pokémon Green.

The original Gold and Silver sold 23 million copies worldwide. Expect the DS remakes this autumn in Japan with newly added elements.

ポケモン金・銀が10年ぶりに復活! DS向けにリメイク決定 [Yahoo! News via PokéBeach Thanks Duff!]


If they add the Wi-Fi Mystery Gift function of Platnium to this game to give event items to go catch Mew, Celebi, Jirachi and Deoxys, and the event item for Arceus is given out, then by using Pal Park and Pokemon Ranger one could conceivably for once in the games actually catch them all legitimately.