Pokemon HeartGold, SoulSilver, we choose you!

Today's already a bustling tower of insanity, what with the launch of Final Fantasy XIII and the first day of the Game Developers Conference (GDC), but even with all the hubbub we're over-geeking on the arrival of Pokemon HeartGold and SoulSilver. The DS remakes of the impossibly popular originals (released on Game Boy Color in 2000) descends onto retail shelves this Sunday - games press receive theirs a bit early so they can start plowing away on this 100-plus hour adventure.

Above: HeartGold and SoulSilver, fresh from their cardboard prison

Above: Pre-orderers (?) also get thesemini figurines of cover stars Ho-oh and Lugia

Check back soon for our own review of the hotly anticipated remake.