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==Older articles==
 
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* February 6: [[GO updated on iOS and Android]]
 
* February 3: [[New avatar items added in Pokémon GO]]
 
* February 3: [[New avatar items added in Pokémon GO]]
 
* February 2: [[Bulbagarden staff drive 2018 underway]]
 
* February 2: [[Bulbagarden staff drive 2018 underway]]
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* January 27: [[Pokémon Crystal now available for 3DS Virtual Console]]
 
* January 27: [[Pokémon Crystal now available for 3DS Virtual Console]]
 
* 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 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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==News in brief==
 
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; [[Rayquaza, Plusle, Minun now available in Pokémon GO worldwide]]: New Hoenn Pokémon released on GO
 
; [[Pokémon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon updated to v1.2]]: Update released Feb. 6
 
; [[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
 
   
 
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Rita Ora joins Detective Pikachu cast
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Rita Ora

Her role in the film has been kept secret
The Hollywood Reporter announced on February 13th, 2018 that Rita Ora will join the film cast but her role has been kept secret.

Reported on Bulbanews by Escparth on Tuesday

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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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This week

Today

News in brief

Rayquaza, Plusle, Minun now available in Pokémon GO worldwide
New Hoenn Pokémon released on GO
Pokémon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon updated to v1.2
Update released Feb. 6

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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JN032
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
JN009
JN009
Finding a Legend!
Pop channel logo.png POP
Pokémon Journeys: The Series
 ?,  ?, ? PT
JN005
JN005
Mind-Boggling Dynamax!
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Pokémon Journeys: The Series
 ?,  ?, ? AEDT
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Enter Pikachu!
See all upcoming anime


Distribution events

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Pichu Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 6 — Aug. 9 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
025
Pikachu Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 6 — Aug. 9 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
025
Shiny Pikachu Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 6 — Aug. 9 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
026
Raichu Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 6 — Aug. 9 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
026A
Alolan Raichu Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 6 — Aug. 9 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
778
Mimikyu Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Aug. 6 — Aug. 9 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
591
Baik Jongyoon's Shiny Amoonguss South Korea South Korea
Aug. 9 — Aug. 10 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Korean Pokémon site
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 — ??? , 2020 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 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Dual Pack Steelbook Edition purchase
Contest Costume M
Expansion Pass Pikachu Uniform Worldwide Worldwide
Jan. 9, 2020 — ??? , 2021 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Sword and Shield Expansion Pass pre-order
Contest Costume M
Expansion Pass Eevee Uniform Worldwide Worldwide
Jan. 9, 2020 — ??? , 2021 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Sword and Shield Expansion Pass pre-order
251
Jungle Shiny Celebi Japan Japan
Aug. 7, 2020 — March 31, 2021 Sword and Shield
Serial code: M23 ticket preorder
893
Jungle Zarude Japan Japan
Aug. 7, 2020 — March 31, 2021 Sword and Shield
Serial code: M23 ticket preorder