Sunday: Pokémon GO - Legendary Pokémon + Pokémon of the Week

23-07-2017 11:20 BST / 06:20 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 12:13 BST
Edit @ 12:13: Pokémon of the Week

Pokémon Shuffle

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Last night, with Pokémon GO Fest's completion, Lugia and Articuno went live as Raid Bosses in Pokémon GO. Due to these new additions, we have updated our Raid Battles, Buddy Pokémon and In-Depth Pokémon Listings with the details of these Legendary Pokémon so be sure to check those sections for all the data

Pokémon of the Week - Lucario

In The Pokémon of the Week Department

Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the thirty-fourth entry into the Generation VII competitive field with a Sinnoh Pokémon. These entries are created by the visitors for the visitors and then compiled by our writers Archangel, Miror, Psynergy, Mcdanger, EKZ1505, UR2L8 & KillerDraco. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the fourth generation. Not only does it perceive auras, but it has also gained the power to control them. It employs them in battle. They can detect the species of a living being— and its emotions—from over half a mile away. They control auras and hunt their prey in packs. So, here it is, the thirty-fourth entry, Lucario

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: Pokémon GO Fest - Special Box

22-07-2017 07:41 BST / 02:41 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 22:48 BST

Pokémon Shuffle

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Ahead of Pokémon GO Fest today, Niantic have updated Pokémon GO to feature three special bundles to purchase in the shop. These bundles are aimed to get you the most candy and increase the amount of wild Pokémon you can encounter. They are as follows:
Special Box (480 Coins) - 6 Premium Raid Passes, 10 Pinap Berries
Great Box (980 Coins) - 12 Premium Raid Passes, 20 Pinap Berries, 10 Lure Modules
Ultra Box (1480 Coins) - 4 Incense, 16 Premium Raid Passes, 30 Pinap Berries, 20 Lure Modules
In addition to this, a special T-Shirt commemorating Pokémon GO Fest is available for all players for free
Edit @ 13:07: The GO Fest is to be streamed today and if you wish to watch, we are embedding the stream into our page. The stream will begin at 16:00 BST / 11:00 EDT / 08:00 PDT. Click here for the stream
Edit @ 19:49: Pokémon GO Fest as an event was hit with many communication errors preventing people from playing at the event itself. Due to this, according to numerous reports from people at the event, Niantic have announced that they will be offering refunds and $100 of PokéCoins to all people who attended the event. It's currently unclear what is going to happen regarding the in-game bonuses and Legendary Pokémon at this time
Edit @ 20:24: Niantic have confirmed that the increased spawns at GO Fest will be widened to 2 miles for the duration of the weekend to allow players to get the increased and rare Pokémon if they attended the event. Players who did not attend the event will not get the increased Pokémon spawns and Pokémon Egg drops
Edit @ 22:45: All Pokémon GO Fest bonuses were unlocked at Gold, activating them all for the next 48 hours
Edit @ 22:46: Lugia is unlocked and will be available in Raid Battles worldwide in the next 48 hours. All GO Fest attendees will receive a Lugia
Edit @ 22:48: Due to the success of Team Mystic in GO Fest, Articuno is the next Legendary Pokémon to be released. Details to come soon

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Sun & Moon - Mega Stone Distribution + Anime Event Distribution

21-07-2017 06:05 BST / 01:05 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 06:10 BST
Edit @ 06:10: Anime Event

Pokémon Sun & Moon

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon

A new event has begun around the globe. This event gives the Mega Stones for Mega Tyranitar, Abomasnow and Manectric, as well as the Mega Stone, Aggronite. This is given with the code: SABLEVOLANT. Like before, there currently is no end date known for this distribution so be sure to get it while you still can. This follows on from the distribution to tie in with the 2017 International Challenge May for the first three. Our Event Database has been updated with the details of this event

Pokémon Sun & Moon

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon

A repeat event has been announced for Japan. At various Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores, you'll be able to receive the distributions for Mallow's Steenee, Kiawe's Turtonator or Lillie's Vulpix from July 22nd to August 13th 2017. These match the ones that were distributed in Aeon Malls over the past two months

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon GO - Legendary Pokémon + Pokémon Sun & Moon - Online Competitions + Episode Pictures + Character Biography

20-07-2017 06:59 BST / 01:59 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 17:10 BST
Edit @ 11:23: Character Biography | Edit @ 12:23: Episode Pictures | Edit @ 13:59: Legendary Pokémon in GO

Pokémon Shuffle

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have confirmed that Legendary Pokémon are to hit Pokémon GO very soon. It has been confirmed that the first Legendary Pokémon will be at GO Fest if players around the world manage to succeed in capture targets set throughout the weekend. If trainers in Chicago can then defeat it, then it will start appearing in Raid Battles across the World. Once captured, Legendary Pokémon can be used to battle Gyms, but they cannot be placed within the gyms. Further details are to come
Edit: Based on the video, you will get a notification about the Legendary Raids, tied with a Legendary Raid Pass and thereis a 2 day build up for the Raid
Edit @ 17:10: To tie in with this, I have created a page to keep track on all Real Life Events
Footage

Pokkén Tournament

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Battle Competition

Registration for the next Battle Competition have begin. This is the Weakness Cup competition. This is a Double Battle competition using rules where only Pokémon with five or more weaknesses can be used. The standard Legendary Pokémon and Mythical Pokémon restrictions apply and you cannot use Ash Greninja. Only Weakness Policy and the type-reducing Berries such as Yache Berry can be used. Mega Stones are also not allowed. Registration runs from July 20th to July 27th. Battles will run from July 28th to July 30th. All entrants will get the Altarianite, Ampharosite, Latiosite and Latiasite Mega Stones. Download Rules for this competition are now available from Festival Plaza
Our Online Competition section contains full details on usable Pokémon in this tournament

Pokémon Magikarp Jump

In The Games Department

Pokémon Magikarp Jump

Another new patch has gone live for Magikarp Jump. This is a small patch which mirrors the one released on Android a week ago. This patch fixes a few bugs with the game, focusing on how the ponds and training regimes may have graphical glitches.

Little Wishiwashi Isn't Lacking, It's the Lord of the Lake!

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Episode Pictures

As usual, we have done pictures from the episode that aired in Japan today. This episode features Ash and Kiawe go after a Marowak that stole a crown from the Wela Festival. The AniméDex will soon been updated with the contents of this episode. Click the picture to go to the gallery but be warned however as they contain spoilers.

Pokémon X & Y

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Character Biography

With the episode that just aired in Japan, we have been able to update a character biography. This biography is for Kiawe and features a Pokémon he obtained in this week's episode. Click the image to go to the biography, but be warned as it contains spoilers

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: Pokémon GO Patch + Pokémon Duel Gym Cup & Update

19-07-2017 05:08 BST / 00:08 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 09:56 BST
Edit @ 05:30: Magikarp Jump & Duel | Edit @ 09:56: Pokémon Duel

Pokémon Shuffle

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

The next patch for Pokémon GO has been announced, bringing the game up to Version 1.39. This patch is being pushed to devices and includes a myriad of fies focused on Raid Battles. First you'll be able to spin a Gym after completing a Raid Battle. You'll also be able to give berries to your Pokémon in Gyms despite not being near them, just with a decreased motivation boost. It also boosts search functionality in the Pokémon Collection screen and gives further information on how a Pokémon was caught. This update is being pushed to devices so should be available worldwide soon
Edit @ 19:28: It has also been confirmed that GO Fest will be streamed by Niantic. We'll post a link to the stream when it begins

Pokémon Magikarp Jump

In The Games Department

Pokémon Magikarp Jump

A new patch has gone live for Magikarp Jump. This is a small patch which mirrors the one released on Android a week ago. This patch fixes a few bugs with the game, most specifically the bug that prevents players from being able to backup their data to move to another device.

Pokémon Comaster

In The Games Department

Pokémon Duel - Update

The smartphone game, Pokémon Duel, has had a new update. This update brings the Bug Gym Cup. Trophies will also be given at the end of the event with you being able to display on your ranking screen. This event has all Bug-type Movement 1 & 2 figures get an increase of 1 for movement and Fire-types getting an Attack increase of 20 for each attack. It also gives the Fletchinder & Talonflame Figures as a prize. It lasts until July 26th at 04:59 UTC with Booster Redemptions until August.

Pokémon Duel

In The Games Department

Pokémon Duel - Major Update

The first detail about the major update coming to Pokémon Duel has been announced. In this, the game showcases a new screenshot showing a list of the Halls from the Single Player. With this, a special mission has been given such as using all Unique figures or only figures that are UC or lower on specific stages. The full context of this has yet to be revealed with the next note coming next week on July 26th.

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon Sun & Moon - Original Cap Pikachu + Global Mission Gift + Pokémon Shuffle Events

18-07-2017 05:03 BST / 00:03 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 18:31 BST
Edit @ 07:03: Pokémon Shuffle Events | Edit @ 18:31: Original Cap Pikachu

Pokémon Sun & Moon

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Original Cap Pikachu

To tie in with the 20th movie, Pokémon! I Choose You, the repeat of the first special promotion has begun in Japan. If you had previously prebooked tickets in Japan, you would have received get a Serial Code that can be used to unlock one of six Pikachu wearing one of Ash's caps from over the years. This distribution provides Original Cap Pikachu, which has Ash's hat from the Kanto and Johto series of the anime. This Pikachu also comes with the special Pikashunium Z Z-Crystal which turns the move Thunderbolt into the Z-Move 10,000,000 Volt Thunderbolt. This distribution is available until July 31st and is the last chance to get this Cap of Pikachu in Japan. No international distributions have been announced at this time

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Global Link Gift

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Global Link Gift

For those of you who participated in the recent Global Mission, the gift for defending your title at the Pokémon League is now available through the Pokémon Global Link. This gift is given through a Serial Code that can be obtained on the Pokémon Global Link. Click here for the link when you are logged into the Global Link. This gift is a gift of 5 Rare Candy and 1 Moon Ball. It can be redeemed until August 30th at 23:59 UTC.

Pokémon Shuffle

In The Games Department

Pokémon Shuffle - Events

A few brand new challenges have begun on Pokémon Shuffle and Pokémon Shuffle Mobile.
First is a new Pokémon Safari. This Safari is entirely new and contains Caterpie, Metapod, Venonat, Venomoth, Burmy Trash Cloak and Wormadam Trash Cloak. It runs until August 1st 2017
In addition to this, the Butterfree stage has begun its first run. It also runs until August 1st 2017 and can only be played once a day
Finally, the Meloetta Pirouette Forme, Hitmonlee, Ho-Oh and Raikou stages have all begun repeat runs until August 1st 2017, except for Raikou which runs until July 25th
All of these require the version 1.4.17 to download. Our Pokémon listings have been updated with these Pokémon

Pokémon Shuffle

In The Games Department

Pokémon Shuffle - Events

If you were one of the lucky players worldwide who ranked in the Shiny Mega Rayquaza competitive stage over the past week, then the prize is now available to be received. The Meteorite/Level Up, Attack Power, Mega Speedup and Raise Max Level for the higher ranked players will be obtained. If you didn't qualify, then you can redeem an Attack Power. To get these items, simply Check In between now and June 20th 2017 at 06:00 UTC and you will receive the item.

Until Next Time, See Ya

Monday: Pokémon World Championships

17-07-2017 23:40 BST / 18:40 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 23:40 BST

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Global Link Gift

In The Games Department

Pokémon World Championships - Registration

For those who intend to attend the Pokémon World Championships this year in Anaheim from August 18th to August 20th, registration is now open for Spectators. To get in, it costs $10 per person over 16 and provides entry to the event, as well as two booster packs for the Pokémon TCG. In addition to this, the Pokkén Tournament Last Chance Qualifier has entry open. For $30 you gain entry to the entire event as a spectator, as well as entry to the Last Chance Qualifier on the 18th. You also get 6 Pokémon TCG booster packs. Registration for the Anaheim Open event is also open. Entry is open via the official Pokémon website

Until Next Time, See Ya

Sunday: Pokémon of the Week

16-07-2017 13:00 BST / 08:00 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 13:00 BST

Pokémon of the Week - Marshadow

In The Pokémon of the Week Department

Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the thirty-third entry into the Generation VII competitive field with an Alola Pokémon. These entries are created by the visitors for the visitors and then compiled by our writers Archangel, Miror, Psynergy, Mcdanger, EKZ1505, UR2L8 & KillerDraco. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the seventh generation. Able to conceal itself in shadows, it never appears before humans, so its very existence was the stuff of myth. It lurks in the shadows of others, copying their movements and powers. This Pokémon is craven and cowering. So, here it is, the thirty-third entry, Marshadow

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: Pokémon the Movie 2018 + Pokémon Shuffle

15-07-2017 11:02 BST / 06:02 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 12:16 BST
Edit @ 12:16: Pokémon Shuffle

Pokémon XY

In The Anime Department

Pokémon the Movie 2018

The new movie, Pokémon the Movie 2017 was released today in Japan and, as it does practically every year, showcased confirmation of the next movie after the movie had finished in the form of a small teaser.The teaser trailer showed no further details indicating the content of the movie at this time but did just state about the next movie's existence. We'll bring full details as they come!

Pokémon XY

In The Games Department

Pokémon Shuffle

The Pokémon Fan magazine has revealed some of the upcoming event stages for Pokémon Shuffle. In August, the Tapu Koko and Tapu Lele stages will both go live! In addition to this, to tie in with the movie, there will be a special run of the Ho-Oh stage, from July 18th to August 1st while Raikou, Entei and Suicune will run for a week from July 18th (Raikou), July 25th (Entei) and August 1st (Suicune). Finally, on July 25th, Shiny Tyranitar will become available. We'll provide full details on these Pokémon and stages when they go live over the coming weeks

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Sun & Moon - Shiny Tapu Koko + Pokkén Tournament DX + Pokémon GO - GO Plus + Pikachu Outbreakchu

14-07-2017 06:06 BST / 01:06 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 17:35 BST
Edit @ 06:14: Pokkén Tournament DX Pre-Orders | Edit @ 17:35: Tapu Koko Event End Date

Pokémon Sun & Moon

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Shiny Tapu Koko

Following the surprise release of the Shiny Tapu Koko in North America and Europe yesterday, we now have some official details about it, specifically the end date. This event is due to end on August 14th 2017 so be sure to get the event while you still can.

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokkén Tournament DX

Having hinted at a special pre-order bonus in Pokémon Centers in Japan, The Pokémon Company has finally announced the full details of the pre-order bonuses for Pokkén Tournament DX in the Pokémon Centers. In addition to this, you'll receive a clear file with the game's artwork, three cards showing the burst attacks of Pikachu, Mewtwo and Decidueye, three badges of the player characters and Nia, and a small bonus soundtrack CD which contains four pieces of the game's soundtrack, with two additional ones being downloadable for free from the Pokémon Center website on September 16th.

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Nintendo and The Pokémon Company have announced a new element to the Pokémon GO Plus device. At Pokémon Centers across Japan, a special ring backing of the Pokémon GO Plus will be released. This allows for you to play with the GO Plus from the palm of your hand rather your wrist. You will also obtain new decals for the GO Plus with features of the Great Ball, Ultra Ball and Master Ball. The ring backing goes on sale tomorrow, July 15th, for 400¥

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Details have been released for the Pokémon GO elements to the Pikachu Outbreakchu event being held in Yokohama this August. First, from August 9th through August 15th is Pokémon GO Park where the Yokohama Red Brick Park and the Cup Noodle Museum Park will be filled with Poké Stops. Finally, on August 14th, Pokémon GO Stadium at the Yokohama Stadium which requires people to apply to participate by July 24th. From there, players will be selected via lottery to participate in the Pokémon GO Stadium. The true extent of which has yet to be revealed but players need to be Level 5 or higher, indicating that it involves Gyms and possibly raids. Sign ups are done through the Japanese official site

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon Sun & Moon - CoroCoro + Pokémon LINE Stickers & Themes + Pokémon Anime Premium 10

13-07-2017 07:06 BST / 02:06 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 17:22 BST
Edit @ 14:31: Pokémon Adventures/Special | Edit @ 15:05: Pokémon Anime Premium 10 | Edit @ 15:37: Ho-Oh in CoroCoro | Edit @ 17:22: Shiny Tapu Koko

Pokémon Sun & Moon

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Shiny Tapu Koko

For those of you in Europe and Australia, the Shiny Tapu Koko event has gone live on Mystery Gift. It can be accessed by connecting to the Internet option in Mystery Gift. This Shiny Tapu Koko matches the Shiny Tapu Koko from Japanese distribution earlier this year. Currently there is no word on a North American distribution but it is likely it will come soon. Our Event Database has been updated with the details of this event
Edit: It is now live in North America

Pokémon X & Y

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - CoroCoro

The first images from CoroCoro have leaked and have revealed the latest news on Sun & Moon. As always, do note that translations are preliminary while we work on them. This reveals the full details of the upcoming Ho-Oh event which is distributed within this issue through serial codes that can be redeemed in Japanese games. It is Level 100 with the ability Pressure. It has the moves Sacred Fire, Brave Bird, Recover and Safeguard. It holds the Sacred Ash. Our Event Database has been updated with the details of the event . We'll bring more as it comes
Pokémon

Pokémon XY

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Anime Premium 10

A new short Pokémon TV Series has been announced in Japan. This series is called Pokémon Anime Premium 10 and is a short 10 episode series that will feature re-airings of classic episodes. It will start airing on TV Tokyo on July 24rd 2017 at 1:35 AM (Listed as July 23rd 25:35). Various celebrities including Kanata Hongo, Shiori Sato, Shoko Nakagawa, Rica Matsumoto, Ikue Ohtani and Director Kunihiko Yuyama will select the episodes. It begins with the first episode of the show: Pokémon I Choose You!

Pokémon - LINE Stickers

In The Pokémon Department

Pokémon - LINE Stickers

For those of you who have the social media app, LINE on your iOS, Android or Windows Mobile devices, The Pokémon Company has today put out a new set of stickers for the app. These stickers feature Pikachu and are called Pikachu's Summer Vacation. There are 16 different stickers in this set. This pack costs 120¥ to download and is only available in Japan until August 21st
In addition to this, two special themes have also been released on LINE. The first is based on the mobile game Magikarp Jump and the second features the Kanto Starters. They cost 220¥/Ł2.20/€2.49/$2.49 to download
LINE LINE LINE

Pokémon Special - Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire

In The Manga Department

Pokémon Special - Sun Moon

In Japan, the latest saga of the Pokémon Special/Pokémon Adventures manga, focusing on the events of Pokémon Sun & Moon has recently begun in in a variety of Japanese magazines. As such, Coronis has conitnue the section of this saga, including the detailed summary of the entire saga on the index page. In addition to this, the continuation of the Black 2/White 2 Saga has been added. We have also updated our massive Manga Pokédex with these new details. Click the image to go to our page

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon - Steelbook + Pokémon Duel - Update

12-07-2017 11:25 BST / 06:25 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 21:31 BST
Edit @ 13:15: European Steelbook & Fan Editions | Edit @ 13:31: Pokkén at EVO | Edit @ 14:07: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 21:31: Pokémon TCG Rotation

Pokémon Sun & Moon

In The Games Department

Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon - Steelbook

Following the reveal for North America yesterday, Europe's special editions have been announced. Each game will have its own unique Steelbook in the special Fan Edition, but an Ultra Dual Edition will also be released which contains a different Steelbook as well as both games and 2 codes for 50 Potions each. No price has been given
Inside

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have just announced several new real life events happening around the world. As part of the Pokémon GO Fest, there will be challenges in Grant Park to capture various Pokémon during specific Challenge Windows on July 22nd: 11-11:30, 12-12:30 and 3:30 local time in Chicago. This unlocks rewards for players around the World.
Fire-type Pokémon - Candy Bonus
Water-type Pokémon - XP Bonus
Grass-type Pokémon - Stardust Bonus
Electric-type Pokémon - Egg Distance Bonus
Rock-type Pokémon - Buddy Distance Bonus
Steel-type Pokémon - Encounter Rate Bonus
If worldwide hits the Gold reward, then Phase 2's Mystery Challenge opens in Grant Park from 6pm to 7pm and if that succeeds, then there will be a Global Reward challenge window of July 23rd and July 24th. In addition to that, a Safari Zone event has been announced for Europe. Here, various Pokémon which are not available in Europe will be able to captured as well as having powerful Raid Bosses. These events are held at the following:
August 5, 2017
Fisketorvet—Copenhagen, Denmark
Centrum Cerny Most—Prague, Czech Republic

August 12, 2017
Mall of Scandinavia—Stockholm, Sweden
Stadshart Amstelveen—Amstelveen, The Netherlands

September 16, 2017
CentrO—Oberhausen, Germany
Les Quatre Temps—Paris, France
La Maquinista—Barcelona, Spain
Pokémon GO Fest - Worldwide Reward Chart

Pokémon Sun & Moon

In The Games Department

Pokkén Tournament DX - EVO

Nintendo has just announced a special event they are holding at the fighting game convention EVO this weekend in Las Vegas. During EVO, Nintendo will be getting people to join the virtual Pokkén Tournament DX Academy, which provides a direct line of communication between Nintendo and the Pokkén Tournament DX players. If signed up for the Academy, members will receive exclusive tips and tricks directly from Nintendo and the game’s development developers. Pokkén Tournament DX will be playable at this event

Pokémon Comaster

In The Games Department

Pokémon Duel - Update

The smartphone game, Pokémon Duel, has had a new update. This patch takes it to version 3.0.12 and contains a variety of bug fixes and requires 163MB of space on your mobile device to download. It is required to update in order to play the game
This patch contains various bug fixes, as well as the balance updates for the Snorlax, Typhlosion, Ho-Oh, Genesect, Pinsir, Eevee, Butterfree, Cyndaquil, Torchic, Ledyba, Lairon and Fletchling announced yesterday. It also added various brand new figures. The EX Figures are Entei, & Blaziken
The R Figures are Combusken, Vespiquen & Munchlax
The UC Figures are Magby, Ledian, Combee, & Metapod
It also added a new Orange Time Booster which are guaranteed to hold Fire-type or Bug-type Pokémon as well as a special 10 Pack Booster for a limited time.
Finally, it added a new Plate which works based on Bug and Flying-type Pokémon

Pokémon Comaster

In The Games Department

Pokémon TCG - Rotation

The Pokémon Company International has announced the next rotation for Pokémon cards in organised play. This season starts on September 1st 2017 meaning that the World Championships and Liverpool Regional Championships will remain using the 2017 rotation rules. In the 2018 series, the following are part of the Standard play rotation
XY—BREAKthrough and any expansions released afterward
Black Star Promo cards numbered XY67 and up, and SM01 and up
Cards from the following products are also legal:
Generations
XY Trainer Kit—Pikachu Libre & Suicune
Sun & Moon Trainer Kit—Lycanroc & Alolan Raichu
McDonald's Collection 2016
For competitions that use Expanded it will be following this rotation:
Black & White and any expansions released afterward
Black Star Promo cards numbered BW01 and up, XY01 and up, and SM01 and up
Cards from the following product are also legal:
Generations
Double Crisis
Dragon Vault
Black & White Trainer Kit
XY Trainer Kit
XY Trainer Kit—Bisharp & Wigglytuff
XY Trainer Kit—Latias & Latios
XY Trainer Kit—Pikachu Libre & Suicune
Sun & Moon Trainer Kit—Lycanroc & Alolan Raichu
McDonald's Collection 2011 and later

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Tuesday: Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon - Steelbook + Pokémon Sun & Moon - Mew Event + Special Battle & Global Mission + Pokémon Shuffle Events

11-07-2017 05:04 BST / 00:04 EDT by Serebii

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Since the reveal of Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
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Edit @ 07:04: Pokémon Shuffle | Edit @ 08:39: Pokémon Duel | Edit @ 08:53: Mew Event Glitch | Edit @ 19:19: Steelbook

Pokémon Sun & Moon

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Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon - Steelbook

Amazon Canada has revealed the special Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Steelbook. This steelbook comes with both Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and showcases artwork of Solgaleo and Lunala on both sides. It's set to be $99.99 and currently has no further international news. We'll bring full details on this when it comes
Edit @ 22:06: Amazon.com has also now added it for the US for the price of $79.99
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Pokémon Sun & Moon

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Pokémon Sun & Moon - Mew Event Note

Earlier today, the new Mew Serial Code event began in Japan. This event had the OT 20TH☆. However, this caused a glitch to happen should the event be traded through any means. Due to the ☆, it would cause the OT to reset to Sun., Sonne., サン., Soleil., Sol., Sole. & 썬 depending on the language of the game. This event has now been rectified, removing the star leaving the OT as 20TH. Should any further details come to light, we will post them here

Pokémon Sun & Moon

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Pokémon Sun & Moon - Special Battle Season 5

The Special Battle rules for Season 5 have been revealed. Season 5 will run from July 18th 2017 to September 12th 2017 and runs on Sun & Moon. This ruleset requires you to play a standard single battle, but this time it's an Inverse Battle where the type chart has been reversed so Normal is Super Effective on Ghost etc.
Battle type: Single Battle
Pokémon Restrictions: National Pokédex.
Banned Pokémon: Mewtwo, Mew, Lugia, Ho-Oh, Celebi, Kyogre, Groudon, Rayquaza, Jirachi, Deoxys, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Phione, Manaphy, Darkrai, Shaymin, Arceus, Victini, Reshiram, Zekrom, Kyurem, Keldeo, Meloetta, Genesect, Xerneas, Yveltal, Zygarde, Diancie, Hoopa, Volcanion, Cosmog, Cosmoem, Solgaleo, Lunala, Necrozma, Magearna, Marshadow,Ash-Greninja
The other standard rules apply, including all set to Level 50 if above that, and you choose 3 Pokémon out of your 6, and you cannot have two Pokémon holding the same hold item. Battles have a 10 minute duration, with turns having a 60 second timer. Pokémon need to be from X, Y, Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire, Sun or Moon

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Global Missions

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Pokémon Sun & Moon - Global Missions

The eighth Pokémon Sun & Moon Global Mission has finished in success. This Global Mission's theme was to defend your title at the Pokémon League and the title was defended a total of 235,111 times. As it was a success, the gift of 2,000 FC, or 4,000 FC if the game is connected to the Global Link, is now available. Distribution of the Moon Ball and Rare Candy event is forthcoming later this month and will be given through Serial Code on the Global Link.
It is also confirmed that the next Global Mission will run from July 25th 2017 and is based on winning at the Loto in Festival Plaza

Pokémon Shuffle

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Pokémon Shuffle - Events

A few brand new challenges have begun on Pokémon Shuffle and Pokémon Shuffle Mobile.
First is the special stage for Alola Cap Pikachu. This event runs until July 18th 2017
Next, a Mew Escalation Battle stage has begun with special rewards up to Level 500. It runs until July 25th 2017.
Next, a competitive stage for Shiny Mega Rayquaza has begun. It runs until July 18th 2017. The top 100 players in Europe, 100 in North America and 500 in Japan will get 1 Level Up, 5 Mega Speedup and 10 Raise Max Level. The top 300 players in Europe, 400 in North America and 1500 in Japan will get 1 Level Up, 4 Mega Speedup and 8 Raise Max Level. The top 500 players in Europe, 800 in North America and 3000 in Japan will get 1 Level Up, 3 Mega Speedup and 6 Raise Max Level. The top 900 players in Europe, 1300 in North America and 5000 in Japan will get 1 Level Up, 2 Mega Speedup and 4 Raise Max Level. The top 1800 players in Europe, 2500 in North America and 10000 in Japan will get 1 Level Up, 2 Mega Speedup and 2 Raise Max Level. The top 3600 players in Europe, 5100 in North America and 20000 in Japan will get 1 Level Up, 1 Mega Speedup and 1 Raise Max Level. The top 5400 players in Europe, 8000 in North America and 30000 in Japan will get 1 Level Up, 1 Mega Speedup and 1 Skill Booster M. The top 7200 players in Europe, 10000 in North America and 40000 in Japan will get 1 Level Up, 1 Mega Speedup and 1 Disruption Delay. The top 9000 players in Europe, 13000 in North America and 50000 in Japan will get 1 Level Up and 1 Attack Power. The top 13000 players in Europe, 18000 in North America and 70000 in Japan will get 1 Disruption Delay and 1 Attack Power. If you don't already have the Gyaradosite, you will get that rather than the Level Up. All other players will get an Attack Power
Finally, the Registeel event has begun a repeat run and runs until July 25th 2017
All of these require the version 1.4.18 to download. Our Pokémon listings have been updated with these Pokémon

Pokémon Sun & Moon

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Pokémon Duel - Balance Patch

Tomorrow, a new version of Pokémon Duel is being uploaded following the weekly maintenance. In this update, some changes are being made to a few figures.
Snorlax
Effect of Still ability altered so that Snorlax can't be affected by special conditions other than Sleep
Increased Body Slam power to 110 and adds chance of paralysis
Increased Pound power from 40 to 70 with a larger wheel size
Decreased wheel size of Miss
Typhlosion
Changes Flame Acceleration ability to add +10 to the damage value for each Pokémon in your PC Ho-Oh
Fire Blast wheel size increased
Gust wheel size decreased
Genesect
Altered Techno Charge so that its effect lasts until the next time it uses Techno Blast
Pinsir
Increased power of Vice Grip from 40 to 50
Increased wheel size of Guillotine and Seismic Toss
Decreased Miss wheel size
Eevee
Given the ability: Spontaneous Evolution that allows Eevee to evolve when it moves from the PC to the bench
Changed Tackle into Quick Attack
Butterfree
Gains new ability, Compound Eyes which: If this Pokémon has evolved and its Attack lands on Miss, it will shift to an Attack next to it
Increased Psybeam power from 40 to 70
Cyndaquil
Increased wheel size of Ember
Decreased wheel size of Tackle
Torchic
Adds new ability, Fire Leak which makes Grass and Bug-type Pokémon be burned when they battle it
Switched position of Ember and Peck
Increased wheel size of Ember
Decreased wheel size of Peck and Miss
Ledyba
Alters Swarm ability to include Ledian
Increased wheel size of Double-Edge
Decreased wheel size of Miss
Lairon
Changed Harden to make it withstand attacks of damage up to 100
Fletchling
Alters Acrobatics to allow for the player to select where Fletchling moves to

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Sunday: Pokémon of the Week

09-07-2017 13:00 BST / 08:00 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
With the new generation out, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
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Pokémon of the Week - Braviary

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Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the thirty-second entry into the Generation VII competitive field with a Johto Pokémon. These entries are created by the visitors for the visitors and then compiled by our writers Archangel, Miror, Psynergy, Mcdanger, EKZ1505, UR2L8 & KillerDraco. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the second generation. Ho-Oh's feathers glow in seven colors depending on the angle at which they are struck by light. These feathers are said to bring happiness to the bearers. This Pokémon is said to live at the foot of a rainbow. It will reveal itself before a pure-hearted Trainer by shining its bright, rainbow-colored wings.A legend says that its body glows in seven colors. A rainbow is said to form behind it when it flies. So, here it is, the thirty-second entry, Ho-Oh

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Friday: Pokémon Sun & Moon - Movie Events + Pokkén Tournament DX - New Trailers

07-07-2017 06:28 BST / 01:28 EDT by Serebii

This update may be amended throughout the day so be sure to check back. If you have any ideas for the site, be sure to send them in
With the new generation out, the Chatroom & Discord Chat has been rife with discussion while the WiFi Chatroom has been a place for battles & trades, so be sure to visit them. Our Forums have also had these discussion and are a bustling trade and competitive section for the games. Be sure to like our FaceBook Page.
Last Update: 07:58 GMT
Edit @ 07:58: Movie Events

Pokémon Sun & Moon

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Pokémon Sun & Moon - Movie Distributions

Several new distributions have been announced for Pokémon Sun & Moon. From July 11th to July 31st, at 7-11 stores in Japan, you'll be able to get a serial code to download a special Mew. It is Level 50. After that, from August 1st through August 20th, you'll also be able to get a serial code to download Ash's Charizard (Level 40), Soji's Lucario (Level 40) or Makoto's Piplup (Level 30). These are all based on Pokémon from the new movie, Pokémon I Choose You. No further details have been announced for the Pokémon

Pokémon Comaster

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Pokkén Tournament DX

The Pokémon Company have put out two brand new trailers for Pokkén Tournament DX. These trailers are overview trailers with one providing an overview of the game and its mechanics and another showcasing all the new features of the game. In the trailer, it showcases a replay mode where you can view all the inputs being pressed for the moves. We also have confirmation that you can do same Switch multiplayer without resorting to Split-Screen. Little other brand new information was revealed in these trailers but they have been added to our pre-release video section. Click the image to go to the section
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