Keep checking BNN for the breaking news updates, and discuss it on the forums or in the Bulbagarden Discord server.

Want to write an article? Go ahead! Have an opinion to share? An idea for a new column? Contact us!

Front page/Events

From Bulbanews, your community Pokémon newspaper.
Jump to: navigation, search

Distribution events

Ongoing events

243
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Raikou American American
April 2 — July 23 Sun only
Serial code: Participating stores
243
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Raikou American American
April 2 — July 23 Ultra Sun only
Serial code: Participating stores
244
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Entei American American
April 2 — July 23 Moon only
Serial code: Participating stores
244
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Entei American American
April 2 — July 23 Ultra Moon only
Serial code: Participating stores
492
Heart Shaymin Korean Korean
May 2 — July 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Book purchase at participating stores
718
Pokémon Generations Zygarde Korean Korean
June 20 — July 31 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: common code KKEUTUIDONGGUL
716
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Xerneas American American
May 4 — Aug. 28 Sun only
Serial code: Participating stores
716
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Xerneas American American
May 4 — Aug. 28 Ultra Sun only
Serial code: Participating stores
716
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Xerneas PAL PAL
May 4 — Aug. 28 Moon only
Serial code: Participating stores
716
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Xerneas PAL PAL
May 4 — Aug. 28 Ultra Moon only
Serial code: Participating stores
717
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Yveltal American American
May 4 — Aug. 28 Sun only
Serial code: Participating stores
717
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Yveltal American American
May 4 — Aug. 28 Ultra Sun only
Serial code: Participating stores
717
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Yveltal PAL PAL
May 4 — Aug. 28 Moon only
Serial code: Participating stores
717
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Yveltal PAL PAL
May 4 — Aug. 28 Ultra Moon only
Serial code: Participating stores
492
Alamos Dialga Korean Korean
June 6 — Aug. 31 Moon only
Serial code: Movie 10 gift guide purchase
492
Alamos Dialga Korean Korean
June 6 — Aug. 31 Ultra Moon only
Serial code: Movie 10 gift guide purchase
492
Alamos Palkia Korean Korean
June 6 — Aug. 31 Sun only
Serial code: Movie 10 gift guide purchase
492
Alamos Palkia Korean Korean
June 6 — Aug. 31 Ultra Sun only
Serial code: Movie 10 gift guide purchase
492
Alamos Darkrai Korean Korean
June 6 — Aug. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Special movie package purchase
718
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Shiny Zygarde American American
June 1 — Sept. 27 Sun and Moon
Serial code: Participating stores
718
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Shiny Zygarde American American
June 1 — Sept. 27 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Participating stores
249
Fuura City Lugia Japanese Japanese
April 13 — Sept. 30 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Serial code: Movie 20 ticket pre-order
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
724
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Decidueye Japanese Japanese
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
724
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Decidueye American American
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
724
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Decidueye PAL PAL
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
724
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Decidueye Korean Korean
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
727
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Incineroar Japanese Japanese
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
727
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Incineroar American American
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
727
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Incineroar PAL PAL
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
727
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Incineroar Korean Korean
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
730
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Primarina Japanese Japanese
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
730
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Primarina American American
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
730
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Primarina PAL PAL
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
730
Hidden Ability Pokémon Bank Primarina Korean Korean
April 8 — Oct. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Pokémon Bank gift
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
641
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Tornadus American American
July 1 — ??? Sun only
Serial code: Participating stores
641
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Tornadus American American
July 1 — ??? Ultra Sun only
Serial code: Participating stores
642
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Thundurus American American
July 1 — ??? Moon only
Serial code: Participating stores
642
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Thundurus American American
July 1 — ??? Ultra Moon only
Serial code: Participating stores
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
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

Upcoming

553
Ryota Otsubo's Krookodile United States United States
July 6 — July 8 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Local wireless: 2018 North America International Championships
641
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Tornadus PAL PAL
July 6 — July 22 Sun only
Nintendo Network
641
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Tornadus PAL PAL
July 6 — July 22 Ultra Sun only
Nintendo Network
642
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Thundurus PAL PAL
July 6 — July 22 Moon only
Nintendo Network
642
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Thundurus PAL PAL
July 6 — July 22 Ultra Moon only
Nintendo Network
490
Summer Manaphy South Korea South Korea
July 13 — July 22 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Local wireless: Pokémon Pop-up Store in Hyundai Department Store Sinchon
807
Fuura City Zeraora Japan Japan
July 13 — Sept. 30 Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Local wireless: Movie theaters
385
2018 Tanabata Jirachi Japan Japan
Aug. 1 — Aug. 31 Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Local wireless: Pokémon Center Tohoku
383
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Groudon American American
Aug. — ??? Unknown
Serial code: Unknown
383
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Groudon PAL PAL
Aug. — ??? Unknown
Unknown
382
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Kyogre American American
Aug. — ??? Unknown
Serial code: Unknown
382
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Kyogre PAL PAL
Aug. — ??? Unknown
Unknown
381
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Latios American American
Sept. — ??? Unknown
Serial code: Unknown
381
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Latios PAL PAL
Sept. — ??? Unknown
Unknown
380
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Latias American American
Sept. — ??? Unknown
Serial code: Unknown
380
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Latias PAL PAL
Sept. — ??? Unknown
Unknown
643
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Reshiram American American
Oct. — ??? Unknown
Serial code: Unknown
643
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Reshiram PAL PAL
Oct. — ??? Unknown
Unknown
644
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Zekrom American American
Oct. — ??? Unknown
Serial code: Unknown
644
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Zekrom PAL PAL
Oct. — ??? Unknown
Unknown
250
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Ho-Oh American American
Nov. — ??? Unknown
Serial code: Unknown
250
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Ho-Oh PAL PAL
Nov. — ??? Unknown
Unknown
249
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Lugia American American
Nov. — ??? Unknown
Serial code: Unknown
249
Legendary Pokémon Celebration Lugia PAL PAL
Nov. — ??? Unknown
Unknown