Friday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Sableye Distribution + Pokémon HOME - Update + Pokémon Shirts - T-Shirts + Pokémon (2019) - Episode Details + Pokémon TCG - Astral Radiance + Pokémon Café ReMMix

27-05-2022 05:24 BST / 00:24 EDT by Serebii

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Last Update: 11:43 BST
Edit @ 06:05: Sableye Distribution | Edit @ 06:58: Pokémon TCG | Edit @ 08;00: Pokémon UNITE | Edit @ 11:39: Episode Details | Edit @ 11:43: Pokémon Café ReMix

Pokémon Sword & Shield - Sableye Distribution

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield - Sableye Distribution

On June 11th and June 12th are the Pokémon Japan Championships 2022, competitions for VGC, TCG and GO, which will be streamed. During the VGC stream, a special distribution will be live of a Sableye for Pokémon Sword & Shield. This Sableye is based on the Sableye used by the Japan Championships 2021 Champion, Kohei Fujida, and is Level 50 with the ability Prankster and the moves Fake Out, Quash, Foul Play and Trick and comes holding the Eject Button. We'll provide full details of this distribution including the code when it goes live so be sure to keep checking back. We have updated the Event Database with this distribution's details

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon UNITE

A new mode has been revealed for Pokémon UNITE, starting May 30th until June 27th. This mode allows for you to use and battle with wild Pokémon

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Pokémon Legends: Arceus

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Pokémon HOME

Patches have gone live on Pokémon HOME on Nintendo Switch and Mobile. These fix a couple of bugs that have been happening in the game including errors when trying to save after depositing Pokémon, and the regional Pokédexes resetting after using the GTS and Wonder Box on mobile. Players who were affected by the error 10015 are eligible for a 10 day extension of the Premium Plan to make up for the lost days. If they are on the Basic Plan now, they will get 10 days of Premium for free. We're currently working out all the changes so be sure to keep checking back

Pokémon TCG - Sword & Shield Astral Radiance

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Pokémon Sword & Shield- TCG Set Release

Today marks the release of the new Pokémon Sword & Shield TCG Set, Astral Radiance. This set contains over 180 cards of various Pokémon including various Pokémon-V & Pokémon VSTAR and is focused around the Pokémon of the Hisui Region. It is made up of the Battle Region, Time Gazer and Space Juggler sets from Japan. Our Astral Radiance card listing and the associated Cardex have been updated with the full details of all cards in this set


A Triumphant Return! The Alola Champion!!

In The Anime Department

Pokémon 2019

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Ash, Kukui, Kiawe and Gladion participate in a Battle Royal. The AniméDex has been updated with the contents of this episode. Click the picture to go to the section but be warned however as it contains spoilers.

Pokémon Café ReMix

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Pokémon Café ReMix

The Pokémon Café ReMix Shiny Sneasel boosted event is now live in the game. From now, you will have a slightly higher chance of finding Sneasel as its Shiny variant in the game
Alongside this, a Taining Rally and Appreciation Event are now live
To apologise for maintenance, all players will get 1000 Golden Acorn

Pokémon Café ReMix

In The Games Department

Pokémon Café ReMix

The Delivery has changed in Pokémon Café ReMix. This new Delivery focuses on Pachirisu, offering a boosted chance of obtaining it until June 8th 2022

Pokémon Shirts

In The Pokémon Department

Pokémon Shirts

Pokémon Shirts by Original Stitch have released a new product in Japan. These are Pokémon T-Shirts, a set of T-shirts that you can customise with the different fabrics and an emblem with Bulbasaur, Charmander, Squirtle, Pikachu, Jigglypuff, Diglett, Psyduck, Gengar, Lapras, Ditto, Eevee, Snorlax, Dragonite and Mew as options. They will be available from June 10th 2022

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon GO - Season of GO & June Events + Pokémon Masters EX - May Update

26-05-2022 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 20:01 BST
Edit @ 08:00: Pokémon Master Journeys | Edit @ 16:03: Pokémon GO Fest | Edit @ 18:01: Season of GO, GO Battle League and June events

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO season, the Season of GO, starting June 1st through September 1st
During this season, Lure Modules will run for an Hour and trainers Level 31 and above can get Candy XL. You also get one extra Special Trade a day, an extra Candy when trading and a Guaranteed Candy XL when Trading. There is also increased friendship bonus damage in Raid Battles.
Rattata, Koffing, Aipom, Bronzor, Croagunk, Patrat and Galarian Stunfisk will spawn in cities
Oddish, Weepinbell, Tangela, Shuckle, Shroomish, Cherubi and Yungoos will spawn in forests
Sandshrew, Onix, Phanpy, Aron, Trapinch, Hippopotas and Golett will spawn in Mountains
Tentacool, Krabby, Horsea, Wooper, Corphish, Spheal and Dewpider will spawn in Beach & Water
Ledyba, treecko, Torchic, Mudkip, Combee, Gible and Summer Deerling will be in the Northern Hemisphere
Spinarak, Larvitar, Turtwig, Chimchar, Piplup, Trubbish and Winter Deerling will be in the Southern Hemisphere
Poliwag, Magnemite, Magikarp, Meditite, Pikipek, Yungoos and Stufful will be in 2km eggs
Togepi, Skarmory, Wynaut, Bronzor, Rowlet, Litten and Popplio will be in 5km Eggs
Riolu, Emolga, Axew, Rufflet, Goomy, Noibat and Jangmo-o will be in 10km eggs

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO events for June 2022.
First, the Research Breakthrough Reward has been announced. From June 1st 2022 at 20:00 UTC to July 1st 2022 at 20:00 UTC you'll get a Klink
Every Monday, a box containing other items will be available
Kyogre will be in Raid Battles from June 1st through 7th
Groudon will be in Raid Battles from June 7th through 16th
Mewtwo will be in Raid Battles from June 16th through July 1st. From June 16th through 23rd it'll have Shadow Ball and from June 23rd through July 1st it'll have Psystrike
Mega Steelix will be in Mega Raids from June 1st - 7th. Mega Aerodactyl will be in Mega Raids from June 7th - 16th. Mega Venusaur will be in Mega Raids from June 16th - 23rd and Mega Blastoise will be in Mega Raids from June 23rd to July 1st.
The events through June have also been announced
The Adventure Week event returns and runs from June 7th through 12th
The Pokémon TCG Crossover Event, celebrating the release of the Pokémon GO TCG Set will run from June 16th through 30th

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have unveiled the lineup for Pokémon GO Battle League Season 11:
Great League and Great League Remix will run June 1st - 8th
Ultra League and Catch Cup - GO Fest will run June 8th - 15th. Catch Cup only allows for Pokémon caught during GO Fest's event times
Master League and Fossil Cup will run from June 15th - 22nd. Fossil cup only allows Water, Rock and Steel-type Pokémon
Great League and Retro Cup will run from June 22nd - 29th. Retro Cup doesn't allow Fairy, Dark, Steel-type Pokémon
Ultra League and Kanto Cup will run from June 29th to July 6th
All three leagues will run from July 6th - 13th
Great League and Flying Cup will run from July 13th - 20th. Flying Cup only allows Flying-type Pokémon
Ultra League and Little Cup Remix will run from July 20th - 27th. Little Cup only allows Pokémon that haven't evolved but can evolve. It won't allow Vulpix, Bronzor, Cottonee or Deino
Master League and an unnamed cup will run from July 27th - August 3rd
Great League and Element Cup will run from August 3rd - 10th
Ultra League and Summer Cup will run from August 10th - 17th. The Summer Cup only allows Normal, Fire, Water, Grass, Electric and Bug-type Pokémon
Great League and Fighting Cup will run from August 17th - 24th. The Fighting Cup only allows Fighting-type Pokémon and no Psychic-type Pokémon
All three cups will run from August 24th to the season's end on September 1st
A GO Battle Day focused on Mankey will run on June 18th all day. There will also be Timed Research which gives Experience, Rare Candy, Elite Charge TM and Bea's Gloves. It will also have 4* Stardust from win rewards. From 11am to 2pm, it will give Mankey as a guaranteed encounter and if evolved during the three hours, will know the move Cross Chop.
A GO Battle Weekend will run from July 9th through 10th
Pokémon GO World Championships event will run in August
Rewards will be based around Bea with players reaching Rank Ace Rank, Veteran, Expert and Legend getting avatar items: Gloves, Shoes, Top, Shorts and a pose respectively inspired by her. The Pokémon rewards are also changed to match Pokémon she has
Rank 1 has a guaranteed encounter with Machamp, and standard encounters with Poliwag, Wingull, Meditite, Litwick, Skwovet and Skarmory
Rank 6 adds encounters with Mienfoo
Rank 11 adds encounters with Licktung, Hitmontop, Karrablast, Frillish, Shelmet
Rank 16 adds Absol, Pancham and Falinks
Rank 20 adds the current Legendary Pokémon Veteran Rank adds Axew encouters
Expert Rank adds Noibat encounters
Legend Rank provides a guaranteed encounter with Pikachu Libre
You will receive more Candy XL when you catch Poliwhirl, Flaaffy, Pupitar, Medicham, Scraggy, Galvantula, Lampent, and Stunfisk from GO Battle League

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO Fest

Niantic have announced new details for Pokémon GO Fest 2022 which runs next week on June 4th/5th
The Special Research will provide a Shaymin T-Shirt and a Gracidea Bouquet Pose
In the in-game shop you'll be able to get a GO Fest 2022 Tee, a Shaymin Hat and a Gracidea Face Sticker
There will be stickers featuring Kyogre, Groudon, Pikachu, Axew, Piplup and Shaymin from Poké Stops and Gifts

Pokémon GO

In The Pokémon Championship Series Department

Pokkén Tournament Championship Series

The Pokémon Company have confirmed that, following the 2022 season and the 2022 Pokémon World Championships, Pokkén Tournament will no longer be part of the Pokémon Championship Series and will no longer be held at the Play! Pokémon events

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

DeNA have put out a new developer letter and unveiled some upcoming updates alongside a new update to the game
First there are some changes to the tutorials with players getting given Blue & Pidgeot instead of Whitney & Miltank. You also unlock the Let's Go, Professor Oak and Creator of Pasio events after completing Chapter 2. There's a new Daily Mission of complete a player area in Sync Orb Area for 10 Battle Points each day
A new story will be added to the Johto arc on May 30th which also has an event to strengthen Silver & Ho-Oh. There are three Master Scouts available in this event; Ethan & Lugia, Lyra & Celebi and Kris & Suicune
A Time Trial event will run on June 6th. This one will have no practice match and you can use whatever Sync Pairs you desire
A Story Event Revel in Rivalry will run on June 16th focusing on battles with Rivals
A Solo event will run on June 22nd
At the end of June, two seasonal outfits will be released
Edit @ 07:15: Updated the section with full details for Ethan & Lugia, Lyra & Celebi, Kris & Suicune , Bede & Hatterene

Pokémon Master Journeys

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Journeys

The third batch of 15 episodes of Pokémon Master Journeys: The Series, are now available in the US on Netflix. This saga of the anime features Ash , Goh & Chloe as they travel the world researching Pokémon, with Ash battling in the World Coronation Series as they go.

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: Pokémon GO - Hisuian Electrode Transfer + Alola to Alola + Pokémon Masters EX - Blissful Bonanza + Pokémon Café ReMix

25-05-2022 05:58 BST / 05:58 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 08:14 BST
Edit @ 07:00: Pokémon Masters EX & Café ReMix

Pokémon Legends: Arceus

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Pokémon HOME

Following the release of Pokémon HOME's 2.0 update last week, Niantic have updated Pokémon GO to allow for Hisuian Voltorb and Hisuian Electrode to be sent to Pokémon HOME from Pokémon GO. This allows you to send the Pokémon in standard Poké Balls across to Pokémon HOME making it the only way to get these forms in the Poké Ball, Great Ball or Ultra Ball

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Alola to Alola event is now rolling out. This event runs from 10:00 local time until 20:00 local time on May 31st and features the spawns of Alola Pokémon as well as Special Research that branches
We are currently compiling details of the event, including the Timed Research in our Alola to Alola event section

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

A special event has begun. For one day only each month on the 25th, the Pokémon Masters Day event will be held. This event will give you a variety of rewards for completion. Alongside this, a special 25 Gem for 11 Sync Pair scout is now live. We've updated our Pokémon Masters Day page with the details of this month's event.
In addition to that, a new Blissful Bonanza event is now live. It runs until June 1st 2022

Pokémon Café ReMix

In The Games Department

Pokémon Café ReMix

New orders have been added to Pokémon Café ReMix. This adds stages 1076-1100 to the game. We're currently cataloguing all these new stages and details so be sure to keep checking back.
Edit @ 08:14: We have updated the Main Orders with the contents of today's update. The next batch of Orders will be released on June 1st 2022

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon GO - Ultra Beasts + Pokémon Masters EX - Egg Event

24-05-2022 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 21:00 BST
Edit @ 14:00: Nihilego in Pokémon GO | Edit @ 18:00: GO Fest | Edit @ 18;43: Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced that Nihilego is to come to Pokémon GO soon. Alongside this, characters in outfits akin to the Ultra Recon Squad have been shown. At present no further details have been revealed but we'll provide them as they come

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO Fest

Niantic have announced details the next Pokémon GO Fest event in Seattle this July 22nd - 24th. Tickets cost $24.99 for entry on one day. This event offers Sky Forme Shaymin as well as Shiny Panpour and Shiny Combee. Like sapporo there's a City and Park event with you getting a choice between which one you want from 9am to 1:30pm and 2:30pm to 7pm There are four real world habitats
There will be event themed Field Research tasks and Special Research. Players can also make up to 6 Special Trades a day Electric Garden: Hisuian Voltorb, Combee, Foongus, Helioptile, and more.
The Oasis: Alolan Exeggutor, Sandy Cloak Burmy, Gible, Panpour, and more.
Cloud Sanctuary: Togetic, Woobat, Rufflet and more.
Dreamy Mindscape: Drowzee, Teddiursa, Snorlax, Litwick, and more.
All players in Seattle will be able to face Cresselia and Darkrai in 5 Star Raids
There will be a Second Special Research story for the City experience featuring a Pokémon yet to appear in GO and you'll get more Team GO Rocket Balloons
Eggs will hatch at 50% hatch distance.
The tickets can have an optional added bonus for $11
Raid Lover Add-On: Adds up to 12 in-person Raid Passes and 5,000 XP for each raid completed, alongside 6 more candy and 3 more Candy XL for completing raids
Critical Hatch Add-On: Hatches eggs at 1/4 distance, with double experience, candy and stardust for egg hatches

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Alola to Alola event is now rolling out in Asia Pacific regions. This event runs from 10:00 local time until 20:00 local time on May 31st and features the spawns of Alola Pokémon as well as Special Research that branches
We are currently compiling details of the event, including the Timed Research in our Alola to Alola event section

Pokémon Masters - Dreams of the Void

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX - Epic Battle Event

The Legendary Gauntlet Epic Battle Event Event has begun in Pokémon Masters EX. This event is the third Epic Battle event and has you continuously face off against Legendary Arena Pokémon without being able to heal your Pokémon, with better rewards coming the more you win
A new Poké Fair Scout is now available to get the Sync Pair of Gloria & Zacian, Cynthia & Kommo-o & N & Zekrom. It runs until April 7th.
Alongside this, as there are new Lucky Cookies involved, there are new Lucky Skills
We're currently compiling all details in our Legendary Gauntlet event section

Pokémon Masters EX

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

The Three-type Egg Event is now live. This event has players earn eggs that give access to the Sync Pair of Main Character & Elekid, Dratini, Magnemite, Pichu and Voltorb with Shiny varaints of Dratini, Magnemite & Pichu being available. It runs until June 7th

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO - Campfire

Niantic have announced a companion app for Pokémon GO and their other games; Campfire. Allows players to build local communities, organise raids and message eachother to co-ordinate. Comes to Pokémon GO this summer

Until Next Time, See Ya

Monday: Pokémon GO - Community Day + Pokémon UNITE - Holowear + Pokémon Masters EX - Morty Event

23-05-2022 06:04 BST / 01:04 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 21:00 BST
Edit @ 07:00: Pokémon Masters EX | Edit @ 18:02: Pokémon GO Community Day | Edit @ 20:44: Episode Titles | Edit @ 21:00: Pokémon GO Battle

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced details the Pokémon GO Battle Day on May 29th. This GO Battle Day will have 4* Stardust from win rewards, give all players Gladion's Pants after completing a set and for the first time, for one day only, will allow players to use Mega Evolutions within Master League battles. It runs from 00:00 to 23:59 local time on May 29th

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO Community Day dates for June, July and August. They will run on the following days
Saturday, June 25, 2022
Sunday, July 17, 2022
Saturday, August 13, 2022

Pokémon UNITE

In The Games Department

Pokémon UNITE

One new piece of Holowear have been released for Pokémon UNITE. This is the Pokébuki Style outfit for Absol which costs 1200 Gems

Pokémon Masters - Sinnoh Elite Four Assemble

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters

The Morty's Secret Ghost Training Event has begun in Pokémon Masters EX. This Co-Op event has you complete battles to earn various item rewards
We're currently compiling all details in our Morty's Secret Ghost Training event section

Pokémon 2019

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Journeys - News

A new Episode Title have been released via Japanese TV Guides. These episodes are due to air on June 10th & 17th respectively.
Episode 1203: Fire Training Battle! Ash VS Paul!!
Episode 1204: The Curtain Rises! The Masters Tournament!!

Until Next Time, See Ya

Sunday: Pokémon GO - Mega Evolution + Pokémon Masters EX + Pokémon Regional Championships + Pokémon of the Week

22-05-2022 09:00 BST / 04:00 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 14:01 BST
Edit @ 13:00: Pokémon the Week | Edit @ 14:01: Pokémon GO Mega Evolution

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

It has been teased that Mega Evolution is to be added to the Pokémon GO Battle system soon. At present it's unclear what restrictions there will be or when it will come but be sure to keep checking back for full details

Pokémon Masters EX

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

The next Pokémon Masters Epic Battle Event has been announced. This event is another Legendary Gauntlet which lets you create winstreaks against Legendary Arenas of Regirock, Latios and Tornadus. It runs from May 24th 2022

Pokémon Masters - Egg Event

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters

The next Egg Event has been officially announced for Pokémon Masters EX. This event runs from May 24th 202 and allows for players to get eggs of various Electric, Dragon or Steel-type Pokémon to make Sync Pairs. You can get the Sync Pairs of Main Character & Elekid, Dratini, Magnemite, Pichu and Voltorb with Shiny varaints of Dratini, Magnemite & Pichu being available

Pokémon Championships

In The Pokémon Championship Series Department

Pokémon Regional Championships

Today is Day 2 of the Pokémon Secaucus Regional Championships 2022. Today features battles for two of the games in the current Play! Pokémon Circuit: VGC, TCG. All three games will be streamed in individual streams
The Pokémon VGC Stream begins at 14:00 (BST) / 09:00 (EDT) / 06:00 (PDT)
The Pokémon TCG Stream begins at 14:45 (BST) / 09:45 (EDT) / 06:45 (PDT)
We have all the streams in our new Play! Pokémon Stream Hub which allows for tabbing between all three streams or loading all four together

Pokémon of the Week - Keldeo

In The Pokémon of the Week Department

Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the one-hundred & thirty-first entry into the Generation VIII competitive field with a Unova Pokémon. These entries are created by the visitors for the visitors and then compiled by our writers Psynergy, Jellal, Mestorn, Aminith & Mcdanger. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the fifth generation. Cobalion, Terrakion, and Virizion taught this Pokémon how to fight. It dashes across the world, seeking more opportunities to further its training. They say that Keldeo must survive harsh battles and fully develop the horn on its forehead before this Pokémon's true power will awaken. Keldeo has strengthened its resolve for battle, filling its body with power and changing its form. The power that lay hidden in its body now covers its horn, turning it into a sword that can slice through anything. So, here it is, the one-hundred & thirty-first entry, Keldeo

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: Pokémon GO - Community Day + Pokémon Masters EX + Pokémon Regional Championships

21-05-2022 09:00 BST / 04:00 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 09:00 BST

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO - Community Day

Today marks the Pokémon GO Community Day. On this day, for three hours in each region, Alolan Geodude will appear, enmass, in Pokémon GO with a chance of Shiny Alolan Geodude appearing. During this event, when you evolve Alolan Graveler into Alolan Golem, it will know the move Rollout, which is exclusive to this event. This coincides with 3* Catch Stardust, 2* Catch Candy, 3 hour Incense. This runs at these times:
It runs from 11am to 2pm in your local time.

Pokémon Masters EX

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

The next Event has been announced for Pokémon Masters EX. This event is the repeat of the Morty's Secret Ghost Training event. It runs from May 23rd to June 6th 2022

Pokémon Championships

In The Pokémon Championship Series Department

Pokémon Regional Championships

Today is Day 1 of the Pokémon Secaucus Regional Championships 2022. Today features battles for two of the games in the current Play! Pokémon Circuit: VGC, TCG. All three games will be streamed in individual streams
The Pokémon VGC Stream begins at 17:00 (BST) / 11:30 (EDT) / 09:00 (PDT)
The Pokémon TCG Stream begins at 17:00 (BST) / 11:30 (EDT) / 09:00 (PDT)
We have all the streams in our new Play! Pokémon Stream Hub which allows for tabbing between all three streams or loading all four together

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Max Raid Battle Event + Pokémon TCG - Pokémon GO + Pokémon Masters EX + Pokémon (2019) - Episode Details

20-05-2022 01:00 BST / 20:00 EDT by Serebii

Be sure to check yesterday's update for Pokémon HOME details. This update will 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
Last Update: 12:30 BST
Edit @ 06:13: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 07:00: Pokémon Masters EX | Edit @ 11:24: Character Biography | Edit @ 12:30: Episode Details

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield

The Wild Area Event has now shifted in Pokémon Sword & Shield for a new Extra Event. With this, for the next few days, Shellder will be available, with Shiny Shellder being available within. We're currently compiling all details of the event so be sure to keep checking back. This event runs until May 22nd at 23:59 UTC
Edit @ 01:07: We have updated our section with full details of this Max Raid Battle Event, as well as updated our ItemDex for TR locations.

TCG

In The TCG Department

Pokémon TCG - Pokémon GO

The Pokémon Company have officially revealed more Pokémon GO Trading Card Game cards including Melmetal VMAX but also revealed a new mechanic. There are Ditto cards that you will find in the booster pack that are hidden behind an extra card layer. These are denoted by a Ditto icon and need the top layer peeling off. The top layer has got a Ditto icon and can't be used in competitive play
We have added all the new cards revealed to our Pokémon GO TCG Set List

Pokémon Masters - Rocket Execs Assemble

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX - Villain Event

The Ethan's Epic Effort Extreme Battle has begun in Pokémon Masters EX. This event is the Extreme Battle tying in with the Villain Event focused around Johto Pokémon. It runs until May 31st.
We're currently compiling all details in our Ethan's Epic Effort event section

Mohn and Lillie: A Reunion on the Tundra!

In The Anime Department

Pokémon 2019

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Lillie, Gladion and Lusamine continue their search for Mohn. The AniméDex has been updated with the contents of this episode. The Shiny Pokémon in anime section has also been updated. Click the picture to go to the section but be warned however as it contains spoilers.

Character Biography - Goh

In The Anime Department

Pokémon - 2019 - Character Biography

With the episode that has aired in Japan today, we have been able to update Gladion's biography with new Pokémon he obtained in this week's episode. Be warned as it contains spoilers.

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced some changes happening to Pokémon GO. To tie in with their new social campaign, Mega energy and Rare Candy XL will be available for completing local raids. As of May 23rd, there will cease to be Remote Raid Passes in the weekly box. Alongside this, the discounted bundle for 3 Remote Raid Passes has been increased in price to 300 Coins

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon Masters EX - Villain Event

19-05-2022 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

Be sure to check yesterday's update for Pokémon HOME details. This update will 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
Last Update: 18:02 BST
Edit @ 18:02: Raid Event

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield

The next Max Raid Battle event has been announced for Pokémon Sword & Shield. From 00:00 UTC tonight until 23:59 UTC on May 22nd, Shellder will appear in max Raid Battles with Shiny Shellder being available. This event runs until May 22nd at 23:59 UTC

Pokémon Masters - Rocket Execs Assemble

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX - Villain Event

The Rocket Execs Assemble Villain Event has begun in Pokémon Masters EX. This event is the third Villain event and ties in with the new story arc .
A new Poké Fair Scout is now available to get the Sync Pair of Giovanni & Nidoking. It runs until June 16th.
We're currently compiling all details in our Rocket Execs Assemble event section

Pokémon Masters EX

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

A new Chapter Main Story has begun. This is the start of the second chapter second arc, known as the Villain Arc, and this chapter focuses upon Team Rocket's Admins trying to find Giovanni

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: Pokémon HOME - Version 2.0 Coverage + Pokémon Hisuian Snow - Episode 1 + Pokémon Café ReMix

18-05-2022 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 21:01 BST
Edit @ 08;15: Pokémon HOME | Edit @ 14:00: Hisuian Snow | Edit @ 21:01: Pokémon GO

Pokémon Legends: Arceus

In The Games Department

Pokémon HOME

The Pokémon HOME Version 2.0 update is now starting to roll out on Switch and mobile. This update is allowing players in within a staggered process to ease server load, with The Pokémon Company saying it can roll out up to 01:00 UTC tomorrow, May 19th. It introduces connectivity with Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl and Pokémon Legends: Arceus, adding the new Pokémon and Hisuian Forms, alongside various new features including Regional Pokédex. We're currently cataloguing all elements of this update so be sure to keep checking back
We have updated the Legality Section to include new possible evolutions with each of the game's marks
We have updated the Depositable Pokémon List to show all Pokémon that can be deposited now, alongside the general Pokémon Listing
Edit @ 08:54: Shaymin Sky Forme can now be deposited into Pokémon HOME. Origin Forme Dialga, Palkia and Giratina as well as Arceus will revert to their base form when you transfer them into HOME
Edit @ 10:11: Updated the Research Tasks with full Legends: Arceus data and preliminary Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl data
Edit @ 12:58: A new restriction has been noted. Nincada can't be placed from Pokémon HOME into Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl and Spinda is unable to be moved between Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl and Pokémon HOME. Gigantamax Mark Pikachu & Eevee can't be put into Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl and Legends: Arceus, Gigantamax Meowth also can't be put into Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl
Edit @ 15:19: Updated the Gift Pokémon section and the Event Database with the details of the distributions you get for depositing Pokémon from Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl or Legends: Arceus
Edit @ 16:44: You can now convert Pokémon HOME Points into both BP for Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl, or into Merit Points for Pokémon Legends: Arceus
Edit @ 17:17: On Mobile, as previously announced it tracks games Pokédexes. It tracks ths Hisui Pokédex, the Sinnoh Pokédex, the Galar Pokédex, the Isle of Armor Pokédex, the Crown Tundra Pokédex, the Kanto Pokédex from Let's Go and the Pokémon GO Pokédex
Edit @ 17:46: Updated the Challenges Section with various new challenges
Edit @ 19:25: Updated the Challenges Section with all the new challenges

Pokémon Hisuian Snow

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Pokémon Hisuian Snow

The first episode of the Pokémon Hisuian Snow web anime series is now live on YouTube and Pokémon TV. This series is a web based show separate from the main anime which focuses on the story of Alec, a young boy who has come to Hisui. The episode can be found below. We're currently updating all our databases with the content of this episode. Episode 2 will air on June 8th at 13:00 UTC
Edit @ 14:13: We have updated the Episode Page with full details on this episode

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO event. This event is the Alola to Alola event and is due to run from May 25th at 10:00 to May 31st at 20:00 local time
This event includes Special Research to end off the Season of Alola. It is free if you have completed the Melemele, Akala, Ula'ula and Poni Island research, or you can purchase a ticket. The research will branch with different focuses
Melemele Island - Focuses on social challenges like sending gifts. It rewards 2 Poffins, 1 Lure Module, 4 Lucky Eggs, Alolan Raichu and a Pom-Pom Oricorio Hat
Akala Island focuses on exploring. It rewards 1 Incense, 2 Incubators, 1 Super Incubator, an Alolan Marowak encounter and a P'au Oricorio Hat
Ula'ula Island focuses on catch challenges or making throws. It rewards a Glacial Lure, a Magnetic Lure, 4 Incence, an encounter with Alolan Vulpix and a Baile Oricorio Hat
Poni Island focuses on winning battles and defeating Team GO Rocket. It rewards a Rocket Radar, 3 Starp ieces, a Premium Battle Pass, an Alolan Exeggutor encounter and a Sensu Oricorio Hat
A Collection Challenge will run which offers 15,000 XP, 15 Ultra Balls and a Rockruff
During the event, Cubone can evolve into Alolan Marowak which can learn Shadow Bone during the event
Alolan Rattata, Alolan Meowth, Alolan Exeggutor, Cubone, Rowlet, Litten, Popplio, Pikipek, Yungoos will spawn in the wild
Alolan Rattata, Alolan Geodude, Alolan Diglett, Alolan Grimer and Rockruff are in 1 Star Raids
Alolan Raichu, Alolan Exeggutor and Alolan Marowak are in 3 Star Raids
Tapu Koko, Tapu Lele, Tapu Bulu and Tapu Fini are in 5 Star Raids
Alolan Rattata, Dewpider, Fomantis, Oranguru, Alolan Meowth, Alolan Grimer, Alolan Sandshrew, Alolan Vulpix, Alolan Diglett and Stufful are in 7km Eggs
You will get 2* Stardust for Opening Gifts
Rowlet, Litten, Popplio, Pikipek and Yungoos are in Field Research
You will be able to purchase a Rowlet< Litten or Popplio Backpack Avatar Item

Pokémon Café ReMix

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Pokémon Café ReMix

The Delivery has changed in Pokémon Café ReMix. This new Delivery focuses on Kirlia adding the new Retro Diner outfit, offering a boosted chance of obtaining it until May 27th 2022

Pokémon Café ReMix

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Pokémon Café ReMix

New orders have been added to Pokémon Café ReMix. This adds stages 1051-1076 to the game. We're currently cataloguing all these new stages and details so be sure to keep checking back.
Edit @ 09:31: We have updated the Main Orders with the contents of today's update. The next batch of Orders will be released on May 25th 2022

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon HOME + Pokémon UNITE Club + Pokémon Masters EX - Johto Villain Arc

17-05-2022 01:10 BST / 20:10 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 20:38 BST
Edit @ 04:00: Pokémon Masters | Edit @ 20;38: Pokémon GO Community Day

Pokémon Legends: Arceus

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Pokémon HOME

It has been confirmed that Pokémon HOME is to undergo maintenance tomorrow May 18th from 00:00 UTC to 06:00 UTC on May 18th. This maintenance coincides with the release of Version 2.0 on Switch and Mobile which includes connectivity and features for Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl and Pokémon Legends Arceus. It will run with staggered logins to ease server load until 01:00 UTC on May 19th 2022

Pokémon Masters EX

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Pokémon Masters EX

Pokémon Masters EX has announced the next event and chapter of the Villain Arc. This event is Rocket Execs Assemble with the Johto Arc and introduces the Sync Pair of Giovanni & Nidoking into the game. It runs from May 19th 2022

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Ahead of Saturday Pokémon GO Community Day, the ticket for the Special Research is now available for purchase. This Special Research will give a variety of tasks and rewards based around Alolan Geodude and costs Ł0.79/$0.99 to purchase, and is also able to be gifted to other players

Pokémon UNITE

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Pokémon UNITE

Pokémon UNITE has added the monthly UNITE Club Membership feature. This feature is a subscription paid monthly that gives a variety of perks including clothing, Gems and unique Holowear each month. It costs $9.99 a month

Until Next Time, See Ya

Monday: Pokémon UNITE - Espeon + Pokémon Masters EX - Gear Event

16-05-2022 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 08:00 BST
Edit @ 08:00: Espeon in UNITE

Pokémon UNITE

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Pokémon UNITE

Pokémon UNITE has received a small update which adds a variety of things to the game.
First, the Pokémon Espeon is now available to purchase in the in-game store using gems, or through special Event Missions. It'll be available for coins after the event mission ends on June 13th
We're currently compiling full details for Espeon in our Pokémon section for the game. Some new Holowear has been made available as well, the Pokébuki Style for Espeon, which is Premium Holowear
Edit @ 08:33: Full details are up, including those of the Unite Battle Committee Special Mission which lets you get Espeon for free

Pokémon Masters - Sinnoh Elite Four Assemble

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Pokémon Masters

The Ground-type Gear Event has begun in Pokémon Masters EX. This Co-Op event has you complete battles to earn materials and gear focused on Ground-type Pokémon
We're currently compiling all details in our Ground-type Gear event section

Until Next Time, See Ya

Sunday: Pokémon Japan Championships Qualifiers + Pokémon of the Week

15-05-2022 07:02 BST / 02:02 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 13:00 BST
Edit @ 13:00: Pokémon of the Week

Pokémon Championships

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Pokémon GO - Japan Championships Qualifiers

Today is the final day of the Pokémon Japan Championships - Pokémon Center Qualifiers for Pokémon GO Championship Series and to commemorate, the competition from Pokémon Center Mega Tokyo is being live streamed. The winners will gain entry to the Pokémon Japan Championships next month
The stream starts at 09:30 BST / 04:30 EDT / 01:30 PDT
We have all the streams in our new Play! Pokémon Stream Hub

Pokémon of the Week - Arctovish

In The Pokémon of the Week Department

Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the one-hundred & thirtieth entry into the Generation VIII competitive field with a Galar Pokémon. These entries are created by the visitors for the visitors and then compiled by our writers Psynergy, Jellal, Mestorn, Aminith & Mcdanger. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the eighth generation. Though it's able to capture prey by freezing its surroundings, it has trouble eating the prey afterward because its mouth is on top of its head. The skin on its face is impervious to attack, but breathing difficulties made this Pokémon go extinct anyway So, here it is, the one-hundred & thirtieth entry, Arctovish

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: Pokémon Masters EX - Gear Event

14-05-2022 09:00 BST / 04:00 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 09:00 BST

Pokémon Masters EX

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Pokémon Masters EX

The next event has been announced. This event is a Gear Event which runs Co-Op only stages and will provide players with 3 Star Gear and Materials for the Ground-type. It runs from May 16th 2022

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Center Okinawa + Pokémon Masters EX - Lucian + Pokémon Café ReMix - Electrode Event + Pokémon GO - Safari Zone

13-05-2022 06:01 BST / 01:01 EDT by Serebii

This update will 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
Last Update: 11:40 BST
Edit @ 07:00: Pokémon Masters EX & Café Mix | Edit @ 07:31: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 07:45: Safari Zone Seville | Edit @ 08:10: Espeon event | Edit @ 11:40: Episode Details

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Center Okinawa

The first new Pokémon Center since 2020 has been announced. This Pokémon Center will open in AEON Mall Okinawa in Okinawa, Japan with a scheduled opening date of August 2022, and will contain areas for playing the Pokémon TCG and Video Game. Special merchandise will be released to commemorate it.
We have added a page to our Pokémon Center section for this Pokémon Center

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Safari Zone Seville event is live today in Seville Spain for ticket holders. The event runs for three days and offers increased spawns and opportunities including the addition of Shiny Corphish to the game
We are currently compiling details of the event, including the Special Research in our Pokémon GO Safari Zone Seville section

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon UNITE

It has been confirmed that Pokémon UNITE will hold a special set of event missions to get Espeon from May 16th 2022 through to June 13th 2022. These missions will allow players to earn Espeon's Unite License for free, or reimburse them if they have purchased the license. A special Holowear will also be released

Pokémon Masters - Sinnoh Elite Four Assemble

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Pokémon Masters

The Sinnoh Elite Four Assemble event has received a few new stages in conjunction with the new Spotlight Scout live which introducers the Sync Pair of Lucian & Girafarig. It runs until May 27th.
We're currently compiling all details in our Sinnoh Elite Four Assemble event section

The Traitorous Battle Royal!!

In The Anime Department

Pokémon 2019

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Goh entering a battle royale contest to determine last trainer standing for entry to Project Mew. The AniméDex has been updated with the contents of this episode. Click the picture to go to the section but be warned however as it contains spoilers.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Following an error with the Timed Research during the Pokémon GO x Pokémon Air Adventures event last week, a new Timed Research is now live for all players offering the same rewards with an easier set of tasks. We've addd full details to our Electrify the Sky Timed Research page

Pokémon Café ReMix

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Pokémon Café ReMix

The Pokémon Café ReMix Electrode Team Event has begun. This event has players work together to collect points by playing various stages in order to recruit Electrode. This runs until May 27th 2022
A special outfit for Charmander, the DJ Outfit, is also now available for purchase

Until Next Time, See Ya

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