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* January 11: [[Aegislash, Blastoise to be playable in Pokkén Tournament DX]]
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* January 9: [[2018 International Challenge - January tournament announced]]
 
* December 23: [[Pokémon Movie Music Collection available now]]
 
* December 23: [[Pokémon Movie Music Collection available now]]
 
* December 23: [[Pokémon movie marathon to air on Disney XD]]
 
* December 23: [[Pokémon movie marathon to air on Disney XD]]
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* November 22: [[EX Raid Battles launch, conclude field-test period]]
 
* November 22: [[EX Raid Battles launch, conclude field-test period]]
 
* November 22: [[Pokémon GO update supports iPhone X, removes support for iOS 8]]
 
* November 22: [[Pokémon GO update supports iPhone X, removes support for iOS 8]]
* November 20: [[Pokémon GO Travel, Global Catch Challenge announced]]
 
* November 20: [[Bank, Transporter updated for Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon, Gold, Silver]]
 
   
 
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; [[Detective Pikachu international release date revealed]]: To be released March 23, 2018
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; [[2018 Japan Championships to be held June 9 and 10]]: To feature TCG, VGC, and Pokkén competitions
 
; [[Kyogre appearing in Pokémon GO Raid Battles]]: Available until February 14th
 
; [[Kyogre appearing in Pokémon GO Raid Battles]]: Available until February 14th
 
; [[Pokémon GO Community Days announced]]: First special Pokémon to be Pikachu with Surf
 
; [[Pokémon GO Community Days announced]]: First special Pokémon to be Pikachu with Surf
; [[Aegislash, Blastoise to be playable in Pokkén Tournament DX]]: To be included in upcoming paid DLC
 
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Revision as of 08:16, 19 January 2018

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A Legendary Pokémon year announced for 2018
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Legendary Pokemon Logo

To feature Legendary Pokémon distribution
On Jan. 18th, 2018 London, UK announced its Legendary year of Pokémon. The event will distribute Legendary Pokémon, release special Pokémon TCG products featuring Legendary Pokémon, will air movies associated with the Legendary Pokémon on the Pokémon TV app, as well as events across apps Pokémon GO, and Pokémon Shuffle.

Reported on Bulbanews by Rhodehawk on Thursday

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Pokémon Duel updated to 5.0.6, one-year anniversary
Pokémon Duel Logo.png

Pokémon Duel Logo

New features, rewards and gifts
The English version of Pokémon Duel is celebrating its first anniversary with a new content update and bonuses available for a limited time. The new features are a log-in gift, monthly loyalty rewards, gem discounts, new Pokémon and an Ultra Beast in the game.

Reported on Bulbanews by Escparth on Wednesday

Read more...




Older articles

This week

Today

News in brief

Detective Pikachu international release date revealed
To be released March 23, 2018
2018 Japan Championships to be held June 9 and 10
To feature TCG, VGC, and Pokkén competitions
Kyogre appearing in Pokémon GO Raid Battles
Available until February 14th
Pokémon GO Community Days announced
First special Pokémon to be Pikachu with Surf

Recent columns

Recent opinions

Developing stories

Letters to the editor


Upcoming anime

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Pocket Monsters
Sunday, Aug. 9, 6 p.m. JST
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セレビィ 時を超えた約束
Celebi: A Timeless Promise
Netflix logo.png Netflix
Pokémon Journeys: The Series
Friday,  ?, 12 a.m. PT
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JN013
TBA
Teletoon logo.png Teletoon
Pokémon Journeys: The Series
Saturday, Aug. 22, 12 p.m. ET
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JN009
Finding a Legend!
Pop channel logo.png POP
Pokémon Journeys: The Series
 ?,  ?, ? PT
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JN005
Mind-Boggling Dynamax!
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Pokémon Journeys: The Series
 ?,  ?, ? AEDT
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JN001
Enter Pikachu!
See all upcoming anime


Distribution events

Point Card
Armor Beginnings Battle Points (50) Worldwide Worldwide
July 27 — Aug. 27 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Armor Beginnings
Contest Costume M
Leon's Cap and Tights Worldwide Worldwide
June 17 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Mystery Gift: Expansion Pass purchase bonus
194
Wooper Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
195
Quagsire Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
349
Feebas Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
350
Milotic Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
422
Shellos Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
423
Gastrodon Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
449
Hippopotas Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
450
Hippowdon Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
833
Chewtle Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
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Gigantamax Drednaw Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
843
Silicobra Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
844Gi
Gigantamax Sandaconda Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
Gold Bottle Cap
Ranked Battle Series Gold Bottle Caps (×3) Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Master Ball Tier
Armorite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Armorite Ore (×30) Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Master Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (600) Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Master Ball Tier
Gold Bottle Cap
Ranked Battle Series Gold Bottle Cap Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Ultra Ball Tier
Armorite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Armorite Ore (×10) Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Ultra Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (300) Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Ultra Ball Tier
Bottle Cap
Ranked Battle Series Bottle Caps (×3) Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Great Ball Tier
Ability Capsule
Ranked Battle Series Ability Capsule Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Beginner / Poké Ball / Great Ball Tier
Armorite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Armorite Ore (×5) Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Beginner / Poké Ball / Great Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (100) Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Great Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (50) Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Beginner / Poké Ball Tier
025
Pokémon Center Birthday Pikachu Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — Nov. 14, 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
133
Pokémon Center Birthday Eevee Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — Nov. 14, 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Quick Ball
Pokémon Sword and Shield Downloadable Version Quick Balls (×12) Worldwide Worldwide
Nov. 15, 2019 — Nov. 30, 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Sword and Shield pre-order
Fruit Bunch
Fruit Bunches (×3) Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Boiled Egg
Boiled Eggs (×3) Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Rawst Berry
Rawst Berries (×3) Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Occa Berry
Occa Berries (×3) Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Aspear Berry
Aspear Berries (×3) Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Dynamax Crystal
Pokémon Sword and Shield Double Pack Larvitar Dynamax Crystal Worldwide Worldwide
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? Sword and Shield
Serial code: Dual Pack Steelbook Edition purchase
Dynamax Crystal
Pokémon Sword and Shield Double Pack Jangmo-o Dynamax Crystal Worldwide Worldwide
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? Sword and Shield
Serial code: Dual Pack Steelbook Edition purchase
Contest Costume M
Expansion Pass Pikachu Uniform Worldwide Worldwide
Jan. 9 — ??? Sword and Shield
Serial code: Sword and Shield Expansion Pass pre-order
Contest Costume M
Expansion Pass Eevee Uniform Worldwide Worldwide
Jan. 9 — ??? Sword and Shield
Serial code: Sword and Shield Expansion Pass pre-order