Nintendo’s Aggressive Hunt to Find Pokémon Leakers Has Found a New Target

Nintendo is not a company that leaks often, but when it comes to Pokémon, it happens on a frequent basis. On some level, it’s not a surprise; Pokémon is incredibly popular and people are obsessed with every little detail about it, upcoming or otherwise. But with the release of Pokémon Sword and Shield, Nintendo has not been shy about pushing back on leaks. Not only are they actively suing folks who leaked images from an unreleased strategy guide, but today Nintendo pointed the finger directly at a small Portugese publication called FNintendo, accusing their reviewer of leaking images that identified “new and unannounced Pokémon.”


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/5dmyy5/nintendos-aggressive-hunt-to-find-pokemon-leakers-has-found-a-new-target