Nintendo has announced that Pokémon Conquest, a spin-off title based off the Japanese war strategy game series Nobunaga’s Ambition, will be coming to the DS in the UK on July 27th, which is exactly a month away as of writing.
Set in the new region of Ransei, inspired by Japan’s era of feudal warlords, the Tecmo Koei RPG combines a whole host of classic and new Pokémon with warlods from the Japanese Nobunaga’s Ambition war strategy games.
The game challenges players to conquer 17 kingdoms by bringing together over 200 Pokémon and finding the warlord who is their perfect match and will make them the most powerful.
For fans waiting for Pokémon Black and White 2, due to arrive in Europe later this year, This spin-off contains a huge amount of content and should help ease the wait.
What do you think of this news? Are you excited to get a chance to play this game? Did you expect it to come to the west? What is your favourite pokemon spin-off? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.