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Pokémon Red and Blue

Game Info

Developer
Game Freak
Publisher
Nintendo
Release Date
February 27, 1996
Series
Pokemon
Genre
RPG
Multiplayer modes
Local
Monetization
One Time Purchase

Gotta Catch Em All  on the Nintendo Game Boy with Pokémon Red and Blue. These classic RPG has you collect over 150 unique monsters, called Pokémon, to do battle and trade with your friends, your rivals, and the mysterious criminal gang known as Team Rocket. All the while you strive to become the world's best Pokémon trainer. Featuring the unique battle and capture mechanics that started the Pokémon franchise, an unforgettable journey across the Kanto region awaits. 

Developer Quote
With classic graphics and music, Pokémon Red and Pokémon Blue Version stay true to the originals released nearly 20 years ago. You'll feel like you're playing them just as they were, but now you can trade and battle Pokémon using local wireless on the Nintendo 3DS family of systems! Revisit these timeless games, or play them for the first time!

Experience the original journey that started the Pokémon phenomenon nearly 20 years ago, but now on the Nintendo 3DS family of systems as a digital download! Relive the feeling of catching your very first Pokémon from the original 150, complete with monochromatic pixel art and 4-bit background music. You’ll take on the role of a Pokémon Trainer and travel across the land searching for amazing creatures called Pokémon. Catch, battle, and trade as you face Gym Leaders and try to stop Team Rocket! If you want to catch the original 150 Pokémon, you’ll need to trade wirelessly with your friends.