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==News in brief==
 
==News in brief==
 
; [[Ken Watanabe cast in Detective Pikachu movie]]: To play character created for movie
; [[Pokémon GO update fixes Pokémon collection screen bug, improves sorting]]: Available for iOS, Android
 
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; [[2018 Pokkén Tournament Championship Series announced]]: Finals in August at World Championships
 
; [[A Legendary Pokémon year announced for 2018]]: To feature Legendary Pokémon distribution
 
; [[A Legendary Pokémon year announced for 2018]]: To feature Legendary Pokémon distribution
 
; [[Pokémon GO update fixes Pokémon collection screen bug, improves sorting]]: Available for iOS, Android
 
; [[Pokémon Duel updated to 5.0.6, one-year anniversary]]: New features, rewards and gifts
 
; [[Pokémon Duel updated to 5.0.6, one-year anniversary]]: New features, rewards and gifts
   

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Second Community Day event announced
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Pokémon GO Community Day logo

Dratini to appear in second Pokémon GO Community Day
From February 24, 2018, between 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM UTC, Dratini can be caught. It comes with special bonuses and an exclusive move during these times.

Reported on Bulbanews by Escparth on Tuesday

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Live Competitions back in VGC Premier Challenges, TCPI events
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Play! Pokémon logo

Four moves banned from competitive use
Live Competitions are back in VGC Premier Challenges and higher TPCI events but recently four specific moves were banned until the upcoming version 1.2 update.

Reported on Bulbanews by Escparth on Tuesday

Read more...




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Today

News in brief

Ken Watanabe cast in Detective Pikachu movie
To play character created for movie
2018 Pokkén Tournament Championship Series announced
Finals in August at World Championships
A Legendary Pokémon year announced for 2018
To feature Legendary Pokémon distribution
Pokémon GO update fixes Pokémon collection screen bug, improves sorting
Available for iOS, Android
Pokémon Duel updated to 5.0.6, one-year anniversary
New features, rewards and gifts

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Pocket Monsters
Friday, May 14, 6:55 p.m. JST
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フラーベベ白い花
White Flower Flabebe
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United States
Pokémon the Movie
TBA, 2021, ET
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M23
Secrets of the Jungle
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Canada
Pokémon Journeys: The Series
Saturday, May 8, 12 p.m. ET
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Sword and Shield: "From Here to Eternatus!"
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United Kingdom
Pokémon the Movie
TBA, 2021, BST
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M23
Secrets of the Jungle
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Australia
Pokémon the Movie
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Distribution events

Point Card
Players Cup IV Qualifier Battle Points (50) Worldwide Worldwide
April 12 — May 12 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Players Cup IV Qualifier
Gold Bottle Cap
Ranked Battle Series Gold Bottle Caps (×3) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Master Ball Tier
Armorite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Armorite Ore (×30) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Master Ball Tier
Dynite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Dynite Ore (×30) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Master Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (600) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Master Ball Tier
Gold Bottle Cap
Ranked Battle Series Gold Bottle Cap Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Ultra Ball Tier
Armorite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Armorite Ore (×10) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Ultra Ball Tier
Dynite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Dynite Ore (×10) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Master Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (300) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Ultra Ball Tier
Bottle Cap
Ranked Battle Series Bottle Caps (×3) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Great Ball Tier
Ability Capsule
Ranked Battle Series Ability Capsule Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Beginner / Poké Ball / Great Ball Tier
Armorite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Armorite Ore (×5) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Beginner / Poké Ball / Great Ball Tier
Dynite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Dynite Ore (×5) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Master Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (100) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Great Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (50) Worldwide Worldwide
May 1 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 8 Beginner / Poké Ball Tier
132
Ditto Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
821
Rookidee Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
822
Corvisquire Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
823
Corviknight Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
824
Blipbug Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
825
Dottler Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
826
Orbeetle Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
831
Wooloo Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
832
Dubwool Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
833
Chewtle Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
834
Drednaw Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
850
Sizzlipede Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
851
Centiskorch Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
May 3 — May 31 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
849
Rock Star Shiny Toxtricity Worldwide Worldwide
Feb. 19 — June 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: various stores and websites
649
Pokémon Adventure 25 Genesect South Korea South Korea
April 26 — Oct. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code
721
Pokémon Adventure 25 Volcanion South Korea South Korea
April 26 — Oct. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code
802
Pokémon Adventure 25 Marshadow South Korea South Korea
April 26 — Oct. 31 Sword and Shield
Serial code
868
Pokémon Center Birthday Milcery Japan Japan
Nov. 1, 2020 — Jan. 31, 2022 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores



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