First announced last year, Pokken Tournament was going to be the fighting game every young trainer had always yearned for, a full contact 3D fighter with luscious HD graphics. Yet one question was always at the forefront, "is it REALLY going to be for arcades only"? The idea that such a beautiful promise would be constrained to coin-op machines (which are still a thriving business in Japan and not just reserved for drunk dads at Dave and Buster's) was too painful to consider. Well, the Pokemon Channel officially confirmed today that Pokken WILL be ported to the Wii U in Spring 2016 with this flashy trailer that also announced a mysterious new character to the roster...


(be sure to up that resolution/framerate where available)