Pokémon Conquest (Japanese: Pokémon + Nobunaga’s Ambition) is a spin-off crossover between the Pokémon and Nobunaga’s Ambition series of games, a first for the franchise. It was released in Japan on March 17, 2012. It is set for a North American release on June 18, 2012.
The game takes place in a new region called Ransei. Various Pokémon from all five generations appear in this game. The game has DSi enhancements.
In this unique turn-based strategy game, play as a Warlord and build a bond with your Pokémon in order to become more powerful and intimidate your foes! Battle other Warriors and Warlords—and their Pokémon—to conquer all before you and unite the vast Ransei region!
I’m curious to see how this performs over here. Probably fairly well, given the name alone. Presumably, there will be plenty of younger players who are unfamiliar with this type of gameplay, which is neat to think about. Expand those gaming horizons, kids.