Nintendo has announced that Pokémon Crystal for the Game Boy Color will be released in North America on July 30. The Japanese version of Pokémon Crystal lets players battle their Pokémon over a cellular phone network. The US version of Pokémon Crystal will not include this option. Pokémon Crystal allows players to play as either a male or female trainer and features improved battle animations.
Pokémon Crystal will retail for $34.99.