Nintendo has announced the release date for its latest 3DS art instruction software. Pokémon Art Academy will be out in October, with lessons on how to draw Pikachu and other popular pocket monsters.

The title features a progression system that takes players through basic sketching and coloring through more advanced techniques. As players continue through, more Pokémon are unlocked, including the more recent mega-evolutions.

The title will be out at retail and in the eShop on October 24. For more, check out an overview video of the software.