Pokemon Art Academy was just given an official release date for North America; it will be released October 24th for the 2DS, 3DS, and 3DS XL. This game was originally released in Japan in June, and Europe in July. It will be available both as an eShop download and retail for $40 USD. This game is an instructional Pokemon spin off, providing step-by-step lessons to teach players the basics of drawing. These instructions include basic shapes, shading, and blending. While playing and progressing, different Pokemon drawing lessons will become available, including Mega Pokemon. And finally, when the player completes a drawing, they’re able to share their work via the Miiverse Gallery.