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* January 25: [[3DS themes inspired by Team Plasma released in Japan]]
 
* January 25: [[3DS themes inspired by Team Plasma released in Japan]]
 
* January 24: [[Amazon announces Pokémon streaming channel]]
 
* January 24: [[Amazon announces Pokémon streaming channel]]
* January 23: [[Second Community Day event announced]]
 
 
* January 11: [[Aegislash, Blastoise to be playable in Pokkén Tournament DX]]
 
* January 11: [[Aegislash, Blastoise to be playable in Pokkén Tournament DX]]
 
* December 10: [[Patch for Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon to be released this month]]
 
* December 10: [[Patch for Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon to be released this month]]
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; [[Pokémon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon updated to v1.2]]: Update released Feb. 6
 
; [[GO updated on iOS and Android]]: Updated to version 0.91.1 for Android and 1.61.1 for iOS
 
; [[GO updated on iOS and Android]]: Updated to version 0.91.1 for Android and 1.61.1 for iOS
   

Revision as of 20:33, 12 February 2018

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2018 North American and World Championships locations revealed
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Video Game Championship Logo

To be held in Columbus, Ohio and Nashville, Tennessee
This year's North American International Championships and World Championships tournaments will be held in Columbus, Ohio from July 6 to 8, and Nashville, Tennessee from Aug. 24 to 26, respectively.

Reported on Bulbanews by Rhodehawk on Monday

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Rayquaza, Plusle, Minun now available in Pokémon GO worldwide
Pokemon Go Logo.png

Pokémon GO logo

New Hoenn Pokémon released on GO
Rayquaza is appearing in Raid battles atop Gyms and can only be caught with Premier Balls, which can be earned from defeating it. Plusle and Minun are available worldwide when previously region-locked.

Reported on Bulbanews by Escparth on Saturday

Read more...




This week

Today

News in brief

Pokémon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon updated to v1.2
Update released Feb. 6
GO updated on iOS and Android
Updated to version 0.91.1 for Android and 1.61.1 for iOS

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
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Pokémon Journeys: The Series
Friday,  ?, 12 a.m. PT
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JN013
TBA
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Pokémon Journeys: The Series
Saturday, Aug. 22, 12 p.m. ET
JN009
JN009
Finding a Legend!
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Pokémon Journeys: The Series
 ?,  ?, ? PT
JN005
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
834Gi
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