Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition

Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition

System: Game Boy, Nintendo 3DS Release date: 16/06/2000
Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition
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Building on the terrific success of Pokémon Red Version and Pokémon Blue Version, Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition returns Trainers to Kanto for even more fun and adventure. And in Pokémon Yellow, Pikachu actually follows you around throughout your journey!

The graphics for Pokémon Yellow are updated slightly from Pokémon Red and Pokémon Blue. Pokémon Yellow also introduces challenges and battle modes that let you compete in exciting ways. There are even great Pokémon minigames to play, such as Surfing Pikachu!


Please note: 11MB (90 blocks) or more of free memory space is required in order to store this software on your console.

Updated version of Pokémon Red Version, Pokémon Blue Version or Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition

Please note: for owners of Nintendo 2DS systems that come with Pokémon Red Version, Pokémon Blue Version or Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition pre-installed, an updated version of the game is currently being distributed on Nintendo eShop.

Please update the software by launching Nintendo eShop whilst connected to the internet, then opening the Menu, tapping ‘Settings / Other’, and selecting ‘Available Updates’.

Notice regarding Pokémon Bank and the Nintendo 2DS Special Edition hardware bundles with pre-installed Pokémon Virtual Console titles

A small subset of Pokémon fans will want to take note of some important instructions from Nintendo. These instructions involve anyone who:

Has a Pokémon Bank account through an existing Nintendo system;

AND

Purchases a Nintendo 2DS Special Edition hardware bundle with pre-installed Pokémon Red Version, Pokémon Blue Version or Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition games;

AND

Wants to transfer Pokémon from those games to their Pokémon Bank account.

People who fit into that category must remember to first perform a system transfer from their existing system to the Nintendo 2DS Special Edition system before starting the game or registering a new Nintendo Network ID. A full explanation on how to perform the transfer can be found in our System Transfer section.

What you need to know

This content is sold by Nintendo of Europe GmbH. The payment will be made with Nintendo eShop funds registered with the Nintendo Network ID used to complete the purchase.

This content is sold by Nintendo of Europe GmbH, payable with Nintendo eShop funds registered with your Nintendo Network ID. The Nintendo Network Agreement applies to the purchase of this content.

This content may be purchased by users who have registered a Nintendo Account and a Nintendo Network ID and accepted the respective legal terms. To start the purchasing process, it is necessary to sign in with the Nintendo Account and the Nintendo Network ID. After signing in it will be possible to review the details and complete the purchase.

You will be able to review the details and complete the purchase on the next screen.

The details of this offer apply to users who log in using a Nintendo Network ID with the country setting corresponding to the country setting of this website. If the country setting of a Nintendo Network ID is different, the details of this offer may be adjusted (for example, the price will be displayed in the respective local currency).

After the purchase is completed, the download of the purchased content will start automatically. The content will be downloaded to the Nintendo 3DS system linked to the respective Nintendo Network ID. This Nintendo 3DS system must be updated to the latest system software and connected to the Internet with automatic downloads enabled, and it must have enough storage to complete the download.

Please make sure you have enough storage to complete the download.

After you have completed the purchase, the download of the purchased content will start automatically. The content will be downloaded to the Nintendo 3DS system linked to your Nintendo Network ID. Your Nintendo 3DS system has to be updated and connected to the Internet with automatic downloads enabled, and it must have enough storage to complete the download.

Please make sure you have enough storage to complete the download.

The details of the offer are displayed based on the country settings of your Nintendo Network ID.

The Nintendo Network Agreement applies to the purchase of this content.

The use of an unauthorised device or software that enables technical modification of the Nintendo console or software may render this game unplayable.

This product contains technological protection measures.

Release date: {{releaseDate}} . The payment is taken directly upon purchase and the download will start immediately.

Please note: you can only appreciate the 3D effect of Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 3DS XL, New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL on the system itself. Game visuals display in 2D on Nintendo 2DS. All screenshots and game footage on this site are captured in 2D mode.

Categories

Adventure, RPG

Multiplayer mode

Simultaneous

Players

1 - 2

Publisher

Nintendo

Developer

Game Freak / Creatures

Features

Local Play

Age rating

  • 12
  • Gambling

Virtual Console (Nintendo 3DS)

System

Nintendo 3DS (European version)

Release date

27/02/2016

Languages

English

Download size

79 blocks

Game Boy

System

Game Boy (European version)

Release date

16/06/2000

Languages

English, German, French, Spanish, Italian