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* April 27: [[Dialga and Palkia to be distributed in South Korea from June 6 to Aug. 31]]
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* April 25: [[Field Research announced for May in Pokémon GO]]
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* April 25: [[Xerneas and Yveltal codes announced at GameStop]]
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* April 24: [['Pokémon the Series: XY Kalos Quest' German dub to be released]]
 
* April 23: [[Earth Day Cleanup rewards are now available in Pokémon GO until April 30]]
 
* April 23: [[Earth Day Cleanup rewards are now available in Pokémon GO until April 30]]
 
* April 21: [[Earth Day shirt added to Pokémon GO]]
 
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* March 31: [[8-bit graphics added to Pokémon GO]]
 
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* March 30: [[Registration now open for three events on the Pokémon Championship Series 2018]]
 
* March 30: [[Registration now open for three events on the Pokémon Championship Series 2018]]
* March 27: [[Mareep announced for upcoming Pokémon GO Community Day]]
 
* March 27: [[New Gym Leader avatar sets announced for Pokémon GO]]
 
* March 26: [[New Pokémon GO Research feature announced]]
 
* March 21: [[Details of Pokémon GO Eggstravaganza 2018 announced]]
 
   
 
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; [[Dialga and Palkia to be distributed in South Korea from June 6 to Aug. 31]]: Serial codes to be included with gift guides upon receiving movie tickets
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; [[Pokémon GO Special Battle Showdown announced]]: Starts May 1 at 1:00pm PDT
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TheSpeedGamers aim to catch all Generation VII Pokémon in a charity marathon
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Raising funds for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in a 168-hour long marathon
​TheSpeedGamers, a group of video game enthusiasts who play for marathon hours to raise money for charities, will begin their next Pokémon marathon on Friday June 8th 2018 at 5pm US Central Standard Time. This year, TheSpeedGamers will be live on Twitch attempting to catch all Pokémon currently available excluding the 18 Mythical Pokémon by playing through Pokémon Diamond and Pearl, HeartGold and SoulSilver, Black and White, X and Y, Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby, Sun and Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon to help raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. This marathon is scheduled to last 168 hours until Friday 15th June.

Reported on Bulbanews by Water Max on Friday

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Xerneas and Yveltal announced for May distribution
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Pokémon Legendary distribution logo

Available to redeem from May 4 to May 27
For Pokémon's Legendary Year 2018, Xerneas and Yveltal will be the 2 legendaries being distributed in May. They are available to redeem from May 4 to May 27.

Reported on Bulbanews by Escparth on Tuesday

Read more...




Older articles

This week

Today

News in brief

Pokémon GO Special Battle Showdown announced
Starts May 1 at 1:00pm PDT
Ultra No Holds Barred tournament announced
Participants will receive 50 Battle Points

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