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Live Competitions back in VGC Premier Challenges, TPCi events
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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

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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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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 Sun & Moon
Thursday, Jan. 25, 6:55 p.m. JST
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SM059
マオとスイレン、にがあまメモリーズ!
Mao and Suiren, the Bittersweet Memories!

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Distribution events

Rare Candy
Pulverizing Pancake Battle Rare Candy Japanese Japanese
Jan. 14, 2017 — Jan. 31, 2018 Sun and Moon
Serial code: Pulverizing Pancake Battle corner
448
Sorrel's Lucario Korean Korean
Dec. 9, 2017 — Jan. 31, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: common serial code ICHOOSEYOU448
006
Target Charizard American American
Oct. 1, 2017 — Feb. 4, 2018 Sun and Moon
Serial code: Target stores
773
Aether Silvally American American
Oct. 23, 2017 — Feb. 13, 2018 Sun and Moon
Serial code: Participating retailers
773
Aether Silvally PAL PAL
Oct. 23, 2017 — Feb. 13, 2018 Sun and Moon
Serial code: Participating retailers
Nugget
CoroCoro Tamatama Set Nugget Japanese Japanese
Dec. 15, 2017 — Feb. 14, 2018 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: CoroCoro January 2017 issue
Lucky Egg
CoroCoro Tamatama Set Lucky Egg Japanese Japanese
Dec. 15, 2017 — Feb. 14, 2018 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: CoroCoro January 2017 issue
802
Mount Tensei Marshadow PAL PAL
Sept. 30, 2017 — Feb. 23, 2018 Sun and Moon
Serial code: Participating retailers
802
Mount Tensei Marshadow American American
Oct. 9, 2017 — Feb. 23, 2018 Sun and Moon
Serial code: Participating retailers
802
Mount Tensei Marshadow Korean Korean
Dec. 21, 2017 — Feb. 28, 2018 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Movie 20 ticket purchase
025O
Original Cap Pikachu Korean Korean
Dec. 21, 2017 — Feb. 28, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Movie 20 ticket purchase
025H
Hoenn Cap Pikachu Korean Korean
Dec. 21, 2017 — Feb. 28, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Movie 20 ticket purchase
025S
Sinnoh Cap Pikachu Korean Korean
Dec. 21, 2017 — Feb. 28, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Movie 20 ticket purchase
025U
Unova Cap Pikachu Korean Korean
Dec. 21, 2017 — Feb. 28, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Movie 20 ticket purchase
025K
Kalos Cap Pikachu Korean Korean
Dec. 21, 2017 — Feb. 28, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Movie 20 ticket purchase
025A
Alola Cap Pikachu Korean Korean
Dec. 21, 2017 — Feb. 28, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Movie 20 ticket purchase
222
Niconico Corsola Japanese Japanese
Jan. 14 — Feb. 28 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Niconico Pokémon Dragon King tournament stream
034
Giovanni's Nidoking Japan Japan
Jan. 20 — March 11 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Local wireless: Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores
169
Maxie's Crobat Japan Japan
Jan. 20 — March 11 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Local wireless: Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores
262
Archie's Mightyena Japan Japan
Jan. 20 — March 11 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Local wireless: Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores
430
Cyrus's Honchkrow Japan Japan
Jan. 20 — March 11 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Local wireless: Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores
563
Ghetsis's Cofagrigus Japan Japan
Jan. 20 — March 11 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Local wireless: Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores
620
Lysandre's Mienshao Japan Japan
Jan. 20 — March 11 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Local wireless: Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores
493
CoroCoro Arceus Japanese Japanese
Jan. 15 — March 14 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: CoroCoro February 2017 issue
382
Ultra Shiny Kyogre Japanese Japanese
Jan. 13 — March 19 Ultra Sun only
Serial code: Participating stores
383
Ultra Shiny Groudon Japanese Japanese
Jan. 13 — March 19 Ultra Moon only
Serial code: Participating stores
Casteliacone
7-Eleven Casteliacone Japanese Japanese
Dec. 18, 2017 — March 31, 2018 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: 7-Eleven stores
479
LINE Rotom Japanese Japanese
Nov. 17, 2017 — April 30, 2018 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Official Pokémon LINE account
479
Pokémon Scrap 2017 Manaphy Japanese Japanese
Dec. 1, 2017 — April 30, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Scrap 2017
Nugget
Pokémon Scrap 2017 Nuggets Japanese Japanese
Dec. 1, 2017 — April 30, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Scrap 2017
Big Mushroom
Pokémon Scrap 2017 Big Mushrooms Japanese Japanese
Dec. 1, 2017 — April 30, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Scrap 2017
648
Pokémon Scrap 2017 Meloetta Japanese Japanese
Dec. 1, 2017 — April 30, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Scrap 2017
Rare Bone
Pokémon Scrap 2017 Rare Bones Japanese Japanese
Dec. 1, 2017 — April 30, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Scrap 2017
Pearl String
Pokémon Scrap 2017 Pearl Strings Japanese Japanese
Dec. 1, 2017 — April 30, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Scrap 2017
720
Pokémon Scrap 2017 Hoopa Japanese Japanese
Dec. 1, 2017 — April 30, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Scrap 2017
Relic Gold
Pokémon Scrap 2017 Relic Golds Japanese Japanese
Dec. 1, 2017 — April 30, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Scrap 2017
251
Ilex Forest Celebi Japanese Japanese
Sept. 22, 2017 — Oct. 31, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Gold and Silver VC purchase
251
Ilex Forest Celebi American American
Sept. 22, 2017 — Oct. 31, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Gold and Silver VC purchase
251
Ilex Forest Celebi PAL PAL
Sept. 22, 2017 — Oct. 31, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Gold and Silver VC purchase
251
Ilex Forest Celebi Korean Korean
Sept. 22, 2017 — Oct. 31, 2018 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Gold and Silver VC purchase
Poké Ball
Japan USUM Double Pack Poké Balls Japanese Japanese
Nov. 17, 2017 — Nov. 30, 2018 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Double Pack
Poké Ball
South Korea USUM Double Pack Poké Balls Korean Korean
Nov. 17, 2017 — Nov. 30, 2018 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Double Pack
Poké Ball
Japan USUM Double Pack Poké Balls Taiwanese Taiwanese
Nov. 17, 2017 — Nov. 30, 2018 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Double Pack
Quick Ball
eShop USUM purchase Quick Balls Japanese Japanese
Nov. 17, 2017 — Nov. 30, 2018 Sun and Moon
Serial code: Nintendo eShop
Quick Ball
eShop USUM purchase Quick Balls American American
Nov. 17, 2017 — Nov. 30, 2018 Sun and Moon
Serial code: Nintendo eShop
Quick Ball
eShop USUM purchase Quick Balls PAL PAL
Nov. 17, 2017 — Nov. 30, 2018 Sun and Moon
Serial code: Nintendo eShop
Quick Ball
eShop USUM purchase Quick Balls Taiwanese Taiwanese
Nov. 17, 2017 — Nov. 30, 2018 Sun and Moon
Serial code: Nintendo eShop
Master Ball
USUM Official Guidebook Master Balls Japanese Japanese
Dec. 6, 2017 — Jan. 31, 2019 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: USUM Official Guidebook Complete Story Walkthrough + Alola Pokédex
025
Pokémon Center Birthday Pikachu Japan Japan
Nov. 18, 2016 — ??? Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Infrared: Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores
133
Pokémon Center Birthday Eevee Japan Japan
Nov. 18, 2016 — ??? Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Infrared: Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores
764
Pokémon Center Birthday Comfey Japan Japan
Nov. 18, 2016 — ??? Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Infrared: Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores
Poké Ball
North America Pokémon Sun and Moon Dual Pack Poké Balls American American
Nov. 18, 2016 — ??? Sun and Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Sun and Moon Dual Pack
Potion
Europe USUM Dual Edition Potions PAL PAL
Nov. 17, 2017 — ??? Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Dual Edition
Big Malasada
USUM pre-order Big Malasada Japanese Japanese
Nov. 17, 2017 — ??? Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: USUM pre-order at Ito-Yokado and 7-Eleven
Fresh Water
USUM pre-order Fresh Water Japanese Japanese
Nov. 17, 2017 — ??? Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: USUM pre-order at Ito-Yokado and 7-Eleven
Revive
USUM Starter Trainer's Pack Revives American American
Nov. 17, 2017 — ??? Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Starter Trainer's Pack
Poké Ball
North America USUM Dual Pack Poké Balls American American
Nov. 17, 2017 — ??? Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Dual Pack




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