HomeNewsPokken Tournament Coming to Wii U, Launches Worldwide 2016 Alex Irish August 21, 2015 News Not one day after an updated trademark was discovered in Europe, Pokken Tournament has officially been confirmed for a Wii U port. Better still, it will launch worldwide in spring 2016. The first trailer was shown off during the opening ceremony of the Pokémon World Championships in Boston. It revealed a new playable character, Pikachu Libre from Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. And here’s the announcement of the announcement, made by Pokémon CEO Tsunekazu Ishihara. Pokken Tournament, a collaboration between The Pokémon Company and Namco Bandai, was announced a year ago for Japanese arcades. The fighter launched in Japan this summer. Share this post: No related posts. Dr. Mario Amiibo Confirmed as Target ExclusiveFresh Nintendo Patents Hints at Future and Possible InnovationsAbout The AuthorAlex IrishEditor-in-Chief (Former)A man with a plan. My favorite video game franchise is Pokemon, but his favorite video game is Resident Evil 4. I can also tell you trivial cartoon factoids.