Gamescom 2015 Plans July 24 Feature

Nintendo reveals Gamescom 2015 lineup and Pokémon distributions

As Gamescom 2015 approached, Nintendo has finally revealed its game and show lineup details.

The lineup seems to focus on a few upcoming games and indie titles, mixed together with already available games.


Here are the full plans:

Wii U
– Mario Kart 8 (out now)
– Super Smash Bros. (out now)
– Splatoon (out now)
– Super Mario Maker (September 11)
– Skylanders SuperChargers (September 25)
– Star Fox Zero (still slated for 2015)
– Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash (2015)

– Little Battlers eXperience (September 4)
– The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes (Q4 2015)
– Chibi Robo!: Zip Lash (2015)

Nindie titles:
– Typoman
– Mighty No. 9
– FAST Racing Neo
– Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows
– Steamworld Heist
– Several others

Further show highlights:
– Charles Martinet
– Downloads for Pokémon ORAS
– Fan Art Exhibition
– Mario Flashmob
– Monster Hunter Communtiy Event
– Smash Bros., MK8 & Splatoon Tournaments
– Pokemon 3DS Tournament and High Score Challenge for Puzzle & Dragons Z + Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition
– AR Card that allows you to take photos of AC characters with a special software (download code included on AR Card)


In the Pokémon area you’ll be able to receive a code card that gives you access to 2 out of 4 possible Pokémon to download into your Pokémon ORAS games. These Pokémon were selected by Shigeki Morimoto himself, a developer at Game Freak who has worked on most Pokémon games. The Pokémon you can obtain are as follows:

Ability: Aroma Veil
Held item: Babiri Berry
Moves: Trick Room, Heal Pulse, Disable, Moonblast

Ability: Contrary
Held item: Assault Vest
Moves: Superpower, Knock Off, Facade, Rock Slide

Ability: Prankster
Held item: Sablenite
Moves: Calm Mind, Will-O-Wisp, Recover, Shadow Ball

Ability: Soundproof
Held item: Choice Band
Moves: Head Charge, Facade, Earthquake, Rock Slide


Gamescom 2015 will take place between August 6 and August 9 in Cologne.