Tuesday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage + Pokémon Masters EX - Light Devourer Event + Pokémon HOME + Pokémon Café ReMix

30-11-2021 02:24 GMT / 21:24 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 05:39: Pokémon HOME | Edit @ 06:00: Pokémon Masters EX

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch week. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and our Location Database and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon HOME

The update for Pokémon HOME is now available to download on mobile. This update brings the app to Version 1.5.2 and adds some new features

First, it now lets you sort Catch Calendar in a way by day or by month. There are also a few bug fixes available

Pokémon Masters - The Light Devourer

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Pokémon Masters

The The Light Devourer Story Event is now live in Pokémon Masters EX. This event runs until December 16th 2021 and tells the story of Necrozma appearing within Pasio. In addition to that, a special Master Scout is now live that introduces the Sync Pair of Lusamine & Necrozma which runs until December 29th 2021. We're currently compiling full details of this event in our The Light Devourer event page

Pokémon Café ReMix

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Pokémon Café ReMix

Pokémon Café ReMix has revealed the December schedule. First Holiday Piplup is going to be available from the start of the month to December 27th while a Greninja Points event runs until December 17th. Then, on December 17th, Alolan Vulpix will be available in a Points Event, followed by Kantonian Vulpix on December 27th in a Team Event alongside the Warm Cape costume available through a special Friendship Vulpix event that runs across both events
The December Pass will include a special Minccino Outfit and a Top Hat Rowlet
They have also confirmed that you now have a small chance of finding Shiny Minccino and Shiny Eevee coming to your Café,though an event with increased chances is to come

Until Next Time, See Ya

Monday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 12 + Pokémon Café ReMix

29-11-2021 07:32 GMT / 02:32 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 6

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch week. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and our Location Database and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game
Edit @ 10:23: Edited a few parts of the game's section for further clarifications
Edit @ 19:32: With thanks to MercuryEnigma, we've added some preliminary data for Contest Sticker Effectiveness

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO season, the Season of Heritage, starting December 1st through March 1st. At present no further details have been revealed but we'll provide full details as they come

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO Battle League has now shifted to GO Battle League Season 10, which will run for the entirety of this game's season untl the end of March. It features new rewards featuring Lysandre and has shifted now to being Great League & Great League Remix rulesets

Pokémon Café ReMix

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Pokémon Café ReMix

A new Points Event has been announced for Pokémon Café ReMix. This event will allow for players to work on their own to get the new character of Greninja for their game. Currently details on the event such as time are not known but we'll provide all details as they come

Until Next Time, See Ya

Sunday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 11 + Pokémon Masters EX - Sygna Suit Lusamine + Pokémon of the Week

28-11-2021 06:42 GMT / 01:42 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 6

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch week. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and our Location Database and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game
Edit @ 07:36: Updated our Sinnoh Location Database, Item Database & Item Listings with more items that are found hidden throughout Sinnoh. Be sure to let us know if you see any we missed
Edit @ 10:04: Updated the PokéBall Legality section with full details for Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl
Edit @ 12:00: Updated the Daily Events page
Edit @ 13:08: As per many requests, I have created a page on the Vs. Seeker
Edit @ 13:28: As per requests, I have create a page on Groups
Edit @ 14:54: Added more Sticker Locations

Pokémon Masters EX

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Pokémon Masters EX

The next event has been announced. This event is focused around Lusamine and tells the story of the return of Ultra Beasts. It adds a new Sync pair into the game, Lusamine & Necrozma. It runs from Tuesday November 30th 2021

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Pokémon UNITE

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Pokémon UNITE

It has been confirmed that the next Holowear will be released for Machamp on Friday December 3rd. This Holowear is the Premium Adept Style. Full details on how to get it are currently unknown but be sure to check back on Friday for full details

Pokémon of the Week - Palkia

In The Pokémon of the Week Department

Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the one-hundred & fifth entry into the Generation VIII competitive field with a Sinnoh 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 fourth generation. I It has the ability to distort space. It is described as a deity in Sinnoh-region mythology. It is said to live in a gap in the spatial dimension parallel to ours. Palkia appears in mythology. So, here it is, the one-hundred & sixth entry, Palkia

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 10

27-11-2021 08:35 GMT / 03:35 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 6

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch week. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and our Location Database and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game
Edit @ 08:35: Done a various amount of fixes and clarifications throughout the section
Edit @ 12:26: Created a page on Box Customisation
Edit @ 13:21: Updated our Sinnoh Location Database, Item Database & Item Listings with more items that are found hidden throughout Sinnoh. Be sure to let us know if you see any we missed
Edit @ 19:21: Updated the Trophy Garden with a new discovery

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 9 + Pokémon UNITE - Holowear + Pokémon GO - Mischief Unbound

26-11-2021 00:00 GMT / 19:00 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 06:00: Pokémon Masters EX | Edit @ 07:16: VMAX Climax | Edit @ 10:10: BDSP Statue Distribution

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 6

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch week. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and our Location Database and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game
Edit @ 11:50: As per requests, I've created a page on How to revert to the backup save data
Edit @ 17:35: Updated our Sinnoh Location Database, Item Database & Item Listings with more items that are found hidden throughout Sinnoh. Be sure to let us know if you see any we missed
Edit @ 19:24: Created a page on Boosts on Special Days

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Statue Distribution

A new Mystery Gift distribution has begun. By answering questions on the official Japanese site, you could get the code: BDSPUNDERGR0UND. This will offer you a distribution of Color Statues of Turtwig, Chimchar and Piplup for your Secret Base. This distribution ends on May 31st 2022

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon UNITE

A new piece of Holowear is now available in Pokémon UNITE for purchase. The first is the Masked Style for Gengar and runs alongside the special Black Friday sale which reduces the price of all customisation items by 30% until December 1st at 23:59 UTC

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Mischief Unbound event is now rolling out. This event runs from 10:00 local time until 10:00 local time on November 29th and features new Special Research that unlocks the ability to get Hoopa Unbound. This Special Research unlocks for players if they beat the Misunderstood Mischief Special Research that ran through the season, or players can purchase it as a ticket. Players can also purchase the ticket if they unlocked the research to get double the rewards. It also features daily Raid Hours from 12pm and Spotlight Hours from 6pm. We have added all details of the event in our Mischief Unbound section

Pokémon Masters - Poké War Games

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Pokémon Masters

The next part of the Main Story in Pokémon Maters EX is now available. This is the Paulo Interlude part of the Villain Arc and focuses on the character Paulo and the new character Tina
A Blissful Bonanza event has also begun. Alongside this, a new Spotlight Scout is live to get the new Sync Pair of Grimsley (Kimono) & Bisharp. It runs until December 10th

Pokémon TCG - VMAX Climax

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Pokémon TCG - VMAX Climax

The Pokémon Company have officially revealed all the standard cards the next set for the Pokémon Sword & Shield TCG.This is the eighth TCG set and comes in one set: VMAX Climax and is out next week December 3rd 2021. This set is primarily a reprint set with some new cards scattered within and a lot of Character Rare cards; Special Arts featuring both trainers and Pokémon.
As such, our card listing and the associated Cardex have been updated with the details of this set with thanks to ToineLay for help with translation.
VMAX Climax

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 8 + Pokémon Masters EX

25-11-2021 06:00 GMT / 01:00 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 06:12: Online Competition | Edit @ 13:01: Pokémon UNITE | Edit @ 20:00: Pokémon GO

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 6

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch week. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and our Location Database and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game

Edit @ 09:32: Updated our Sinnoh Location Database, Item Database & Item Listings with more items that are found hidden throughout Sinnoh. Be sure to let us know if you see any we missed
Edit @ 10:39: Updated the Statues page to indicate if you need the National Pokédex to get each individual statue
Edit @ 11:35: Updated the Grand Underground with more specific item rarities
Edit @ 14:05: Updated the Super Contests page with images of the Hall Rank decor
Edit @ 18:15: As per requests, I've created a page on the Friendship Mechanics
Edit @ 20:22: Updated the Ribbons page with a new ribbon

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The next online competition has been announced. This competition, the Tiny Tourney is a Doublese Battle competition that only allows for you to use unevolved Pokémon no taller than 3'03". All players who enter get 50 BP
Registration is open now to December 9th 23:59 UTC. Battles will run from December 10th 00:00 UTC to December 12th 23:59 UTC.
We have full details of this competition, including an eligible Pokémon list, in our Tiny Tourney section

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Mischief Unbound event is now rolling out in Asia Pacific regions. This event runs from 10:00 local time until 10:00 local time on November 29th and features new Special Research that unlocks the ability to get Hoopa Unbound. This Special Research unlocks for players if they beat the Misunderstood Mischief Special Research that ran through the season, or players can purchase it as a ticket. Players can also purchase the ticket if they unlocked the research to get double the rewards. It also features daily Raid Hours from 12pm and Spotlight Hours from 6pm. We are adding all details of the event in our Mischief Unbound section

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon UNITE

A special "Black Friday" sale has been announced for Pokémon UNITE. From 00:00 UTC November 26th through 23:59 UTC December 1st, Trainer Fashion will be sold at a reduced price. In addition to this, the new Holowear, Masked Style, will be added for Gengar

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

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 7 + Pokémon Café ReMix

24-11-2021 06:00 GMT / 01:00 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 6

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch week. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. . As such, our usual discoveries shall begin. As usual, I'll be posting the main focal points here, while more in-depth details go on the discovery thread on the forums If you want to remain unspoiled, do not click the spoiler tag, nor visit the Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl section until you have your game. Don't worry as blatant spoilers will NOT be on the home page.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and our Location Database and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game
Edit @ 08:04: Updated the sections with various bug fixes
Edit @ 10:24: Updated the Item Database to include Berry data on individual Berry pages
Edit @ 11:32: As per request, I've made a page on unique evolution methods
Edit @ 13:22: Added female clothing images to the Trainer Customisation page
Edit @ 16:19: Updated our Sinnoh Location Database, Item Database & Item Listings with more items found in the Pokémon Hideaways in the Underground
Edit @ 16:47: Added some details for the Underground Man's tasks in the Grand Underground page
Edit @ 17:47: Updated the Pokémon Hideaways page with spawn counts
Edit @ 18:23: As per requests, I've made a page on Common locations of NPCs in the Grand Underground
Edit @ 19:36: I have started adding Sticker Locations to the page. if you get any we don't have listed be sure to let us know
Edit @ 20;53: Added a Following Pokémon page which lists the Berries that you will get when you speak your Pokémon

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have unveiled the lineup for Pokémon GO Battle League Season 10:
Great League & Great League Remix will run from November 29th - December 13th
Ultra League & Ultra League Remix will run from December 13th - 27th with the Holiday Cup beginning December 16th. Holiday Cup only allows Normal-, Grass-, Electric-, Ice-, Flying-, and Ghost-type Pokémon below 1500 CP
Master League, Master League Classic will run from December 27th - January 10th. You will receive 3* Stardust from winning.
Great League & Sinnoh Cup will run January 10th - 24th. Only Pokémon from Turtwig to Arceus will be allowed
Ultra League & Ultra League Premier Classic will run from January 24th - February 7th
Master League & Master League Premier Classic will run from Feb 7th - 21st with Love Cup being added. Love Cup only allows Red or Pink Pokémon
All three Leagues and the Johto Cup will run from Feb 21st through 28th. Johto Cup only allows Pokémon from Chikorita to Celeb under 1500 CP Rewards will be based around Lysandre with players reaching Rank Ace Rank, Veteran, Expert and Legend getting avatar items: Gloves, Shoes, Top, Shorts and a pose respectively inspired by his pose. The Pokémon rewards are also changed to match Pokémon he has
Rank 1 has a guaranteed encounter with Pyroar, and standard encounters with Bayleef, Quilava, Croconaw, Spinarak, Chinchou, Azumarill
Rank 6 adds encounters with Mienfoo
Rank 11 adds encounters with Noctowl, Forretress, Shieldon, Skuntank, Frillish
Rank 16 adds Larvitar, Scraggy, Rufflet
Rank 20 adds the current Legendary Pokémon Veteran Rank adds Noibat encouters
Expert Rank adds Deino encounters
Legend Rank provides a guaranteed encounter with Pikachu Libre
Rock Tomb will now lower opposing Pokémon's Attack in Trainer Battles
Pound's damage is reduced from 5 to 4
Bug Buzz's damage is increased to 100
Donphan will learn Body Slam
Noctowl will learn Shadow Ball
Magcargo will learn Incinerate & Rock Tomb
Octillery will learn Lock-On
Sudowoodo will learn Rock Tomb
Lairon will learn Rock Tomb
Aggron will learn Rock Tomb
Claydol will learn Rock Tomb

Pokémon Masters EX

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Pokémon Masters EX

DeNa have unveiled some of the next elements of Pokémon Masters EX for the next month
Hall Skip is being added that lets you skip various halls in the Battle Villa
You'll be able to play Legendary Events at any time starting with Lurking Shadow
Champion Stadium is getting boosted with Master Mode with limits being raised to 1000 Points
A new Eggstreme Incubator will be available. Eggs in these will have half the incubation time but last for 2 weeks
Paulo Interlude will be released on November 26th as part of the Story Mode
Seasonal Outfits will appear on December 16th
A new Legendary Gauntlet event is announced for January next year, which allows for you to take on multiple Legendary Arenas in a row to get a new kind of Lucky Cookie to get new Lucky Skills Edit: We have begun updating the section for the new Sync Pairs of Sonia & Yamper, Lusamine & Necrozma, Leon & Calyrex, Nessa & Eiscue, Elesa & Emolga & Grimsley & Bisharp
Edit @ 11:24: We have added the Legendary Adventures to the Main Story section

Pokémon Café ReMix

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Pokémon Café ReMix

New orders have been added to Pokémon Café ReMix, alongside the new Pokémon Chimchar. This adds stages 401-425 to the game. We're currently cataloguing all these new stages and details so be sure to keep checking back
Edit @ 08:25: We have updated the Main Orders and Menu Section with the contents of today's update. The next batch of Orders will be released on December 1st 2021

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 6

23-11-2021 08:04 GMT / 03:04 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 14:00: Pokémon Evolutions | Edit @ 17:17: Episode Titles

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 6

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch week. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. . As such, our usual discoveries shall begin. As usual, I'll be posting the main focal points here, while more in-depth details go on the discovery thread on the forums If you want to remain unspoiled, do not click the spoiler tag, nor visit the Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl section until you have your game. Don't worry as blatant spoilers will NOT be on the home page.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and our Location Database and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game
Edit @ 08:04: Updated the sections with various bug fixes
Edit @ 10;11: Created a page on Poffins & Berries
Edit @ 12:02: Updated the Amity Square page to include Berries found by the Pokémon
Edit @ 13:01: As requested, I've created a page on The method to get Feebas
Edit @ 14:53: As requested, I've created a page on Trainer Card
Edit @ 17;22: Created a page on Pokémon Trainers Dawn & Lucas
Edit @ 18:46: Updated the Grand Underground section with details on Multiplayer mechanics
Edit @ 19:59: Created a page on Growing Berries

Pokémon Masters - Poké War Games

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters

DeNA have announced a new scout for Pokémon Masters EX of a Sync Pair that hasn't been properly datamined. This Sync Pair is Grimsley (Kimono) and Bisharp and will be available on November 26th 2021

Pokémon Masters EX

In The Games Department

Pokémon Evolutions

A new trailer has been released for ther second half of the Pokémon Evolutions episodes. These episodes focus on the Sinnoh, Hoenn, Johto and Kanto regions:
Thursday, Dec. 2: "The Rival" featuring the Sinnoh region
Thursday, Dec. 9: "The Wish" featuring the Hoenn region
Thursday, Dec. 16: "The Show" featuring the Johto region
Thursday, Dec. 23: "The Discovery" featuring the Kanto region

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Pokémon 2019

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Journeys - News

A new pair of Episode Titles have been released by a Japanese magazine. These episodes are due to air on December 17th & 24th respectively. No further details have been given.
Episode 1179: The Ghost Train Departs...
Episode 1180: Gengar Does Its Best! The Road to Gigantamax!!

Until Next Time, See Ya

Monday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 5 + Pokémon GO x Ed Sheeran Event

22-11-2021 07:51 GMT / 02:51 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 08:02: Pokémon UNITE Tournament | Edit @ 19;00: Pokémon GO x Ed Sheeran Event | Edit @ 21:01: Pokémon GO Hoopa Unbound Event | Edit @ 00:00: Pokémon UNITE Holowear

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 4

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch day. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. . As such, our usual discoveries shall begin. As usual, I'll be posting the main focal points here, while more in-depth details go on the discovery thread on the forums If you want to remain unspoiled, do not click the spoiler tag, nor visit the Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl section until you have your game. Don't worry as blatant spoilers will NOT be on the home page.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and our Location Database and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game
Edit @ 07:50: Updated the sections with various bug fixes
Edit @ 09:33: Created a page on Ball Capsules & Stickers
Edit @ 11:07: Created a page on Available Ribbons
Edit @ 12:22: Created a page on Team Galactic
Edit @ 13:26: Updated the Super Contest page with details of the mechanics. More for moves and Stickers to come soon
Edit @ 14:25; Created a page for all the Contest Move Effects with a way to find moves by effect, then linking into the Attackdex
Edit @ 16:19: Updated our Sinnoh Location Database, Item Database & Item Listings with the hidden items and more items found inside
Edit @ 18:03: Updated the Great Marsh page with Flee Rates
Edit @ 19:57: Created a page for the Grand Underground Goods Trader
Edit @ 21:51: Updated the Statues page with details on Secret Base Expansion

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon UNITE

A new piece of Holowear is now available in Pokémon UNITE for purchase. The first is the Checkered Style for Blissey

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO event. This event is the Mischief Unbound event and is due to run from November 26th from 10:00 to November 29th at 20:00 local time and introduces Hoopa Unbound into the game
If you completed the Misunderstood Mischief research by December 1st at 09:59 local time, you will get the new Special Research for free, otherwise you can purchase it in the shop
You can change HoopaConfined to Hoopa Unbound for 50 Hoopa Candy and 10,000 Stardust but change back for 10 Hoopa Candy and 2,000 Stardust. This can be done after Page 2 of the Mischief Unbound Special Research
You will have 2* Catch Experience and 2* Transfer Candy
There will be daily Raid Hours from 6pm to 7pm local time: November 26th - Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres
November 27th - Heatran
November 28th - Regirock, Regice, Registeel
November 29th, Cobalion, Terrakion, Virizion
There will be Spotlight Hours from 12pm to 1pm local time:
November 26th - Rattata
November 27th - Sableye
November 28th - Pikachu
November 29th - Beldum
Players will also get a Hoopa T-Shirt from the Mischief Unbound Special Research

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO x Ed Sheeran event is now live globally. This event features a special performance by Ed Sheeran in the in-game news as well as boosted spawns of the Water Starter Pokémon including the return of Sunglasses Squirtle. A special hoodie is available in-game with the code: 4SQS6N359Y7NPCUW. We have adding all details of the event in our Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Celebration Event Part 1: Brilliant Diamond section

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon UNITE

A new online tournament has been announced by The Pokémon Company for Japan. This is the Winter Tournament and entry is open now through the official site. The first competitions will be held December 4th & 5th, then January 8th and 9th and up to 512 teams can participate. Players need to be able to read or write in Japanese

Until Next Time, See Ya

Sunday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 4 + Pokémon GO Community Day

21-11-2021 07:07 GMT / 02:07 EST by Serebii

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Last Update: 21:14 GMT
Edit @ 13:01: Pokémon of the Week

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 4

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch day. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. . As such, our usual discoveries shall begin. As usual, I'll be posting the main focal points here, while more in-depth details go on the discovery thread on the forums If you want to remain unspoiled, do not click the spoiler tag, nor visit the Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl section until you have your game. Don't worry as blatant spoilers will NOT be on the home page.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and our Location Database and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game
Edit @ 07:07: Updated the sections with various bug fixes
Edit @ 08:57: Created the page on Trainer Customisation & Outfits. Female images to come soon
Edit @ 10:16: Created the page on Pickup
Edit @ 11:33: Created the page on Trophy Garden
Edit @ 12:54: Created a page on Daily & Weekly Events
Edit @ 14:13: Created a page on Barry
Edit @ 15:58: Updated our Sinnoh Location Database, Item Database & Item Listings with the hidden items and more items found outside. Caves and buildings to come soon
Edit @ 17:43: Updated the Grand Underground section to have a key to accessing each of the 6 different areas of the underground while also listing the Caves & Caverns within
Edit @ 19:19: Added native imagery for all the Pokémon that were added in Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl that weren't in Sword & Shield. These will be seen across the game section, Pokédex, Pokéarth and more where contextually relevant
Edit @ 20:41: Created a requested page on Hidden Moves
Edit @ 21:14: Updated the page on Daily & Weekly Events

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO - Community Day

Today marks the Pokémon GO Community Day. On this day, for six hours in each region, Shinx will appear, enmass, in Pokémon GO with a chance of Shiny Shinx appearing. During this event, when you evolve Luxio into Luxray, it will know the move Psychic Fangs, which is exclusive to this event. This coincides with 25% egg distance, 3* Transfer Candy and 3 hour Incense. This runs at these times:
It runs from 11am to 5pm in your local time.

Pokémon of the Week - Dialga

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Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the one-hundred & fifth entry into the Generation VIII competitive field with a Sinnoh 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 fourth generation. It has the power to control time. It appears in Sinnoh-region myths as an ancient deity. This Pokémon is spoken of in legend. It is said that time began moving when Dialga was born So, here it is, the one-hundred & fifth entry, Dialga

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 3

20-11-2021 07:07 GMT / 02:07 EST by Serebii

Be sure to check yesterday's update. 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: 20:03 GMT

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 2

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch day. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. . As such, our usual discoveries shall begin. As usual, I'll be posting the main focal points here, while more in-depth details go on the discovery thread on the forums If you want to remain unspoiled, do not click the spoiler tag, nor visit the Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl section until you have your game. Don't worry as blatant spoilers will NOT be on the home page.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game
Edit @ 07:07: Created a page on PokéRadar
Edit @ 08:08: Created a page on Secret Bases & Statues including a full list of the Statues, the type they boost and their size
Edit @ 09:28: Created a page on In-Game Trades
Edit @ 10:38: Updated the Secret Bases & Statues with details about multiplayer
Edit @ 11:20: Created a page on Amity Square
Edit @ 12:48: Created a page on Battle Tower. Full trainer database to come soon
Edit @ 14:05: Updated the Ramanas Park page
Edit @ 14:32: Updated the page on Pokémon Hideaways in the Grand Underground
Edit @ 15:08: Updated the Pokétch page with all the app locations and details
Edit @ 16:05: Created a page on Move Tutors
Edit @ 17:56: Created a page on Useful Miscellaneous Characters
Edit @ 19:05: Created a page on Great Marsh
Edit @ 20:03: Updated the Battle Tower section with Trainer Listings

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 2 + Pokémon UNITE - Decidueye

19-11-2021 00:00 GMT / 19:00 EST by Serebii

Be sure to check yesterday's update. 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: 21:12 GMT
Edit @ 06:14: Pokémon Masters EX | Edit @ 10:24: Character Biography | Edit @ 11:53: Episode Details | Edit @ 17:38: Pokémon GO Community Day

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 2

It's Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl's launch day. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. . As such, our usual discoveries shall begin. As usual, I'll be posting the main focal points here, while more in-depth details go on the discovery thread on the forums If you want to remain unspoiled, do not click the spoiler tag, nor visit the Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl section until you have your game. Don't worry as blatant spoilers will NOT be on the home page.
Our Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to, and we have a Version Exclusives page, Sinnoh Pokédex page and more available so be sure to check our section out. This update will be amended repeatedly with more pages and details as we get through the game
Edit @ 05:04: The Pokédex and Pokéarth - Sinnoh have both been updated with location data for the game
Edit @ 05:48: Created a page on Gym Leaders & their Pokémon
Edit @ 06:38: Created a page on Elite Four & their Pokémon
Edit @ 07:24: Created a page on Gym Leaders Rematches
Edit @ 08:09: Created a page on National Pokédex
Edit @ 09:43: Updated Pokéarth - Sinnoh to include Trainer Listings. In addition to that, as you need to see Pokémon to complete the Sinnoh Pokédex, we have added Trainer Battle locations to the Pokédex so you can see which Trainer has a Pokémon in their party
Edit @ 11:25: Created a page on Battle Partners
Edit @ 12:11: Created a page on Legendary Pokémon
Edit @ 12:41: Created a page on Mystery Gift and how to unlock it
Edit @ 13:47: Created a page on Non-battle based Pokémon Form Changing
Edit @ 14:38: Created a page on Gift Pokémon
Edit @ 15:16: Created a page on Honey Trees
Edit @ 16:27: Added preliminary Item data to both our Item Database and Pokéarth - Sinnoh. At present it lacks hidden items but those will be adde over the coming days
Edit @ 17:07: Added a preliminary Item Listing specifically for the game with the above data
Edit @ 18:25: Created a page on Shiny Pokémon and their rates
Edit @ 19:00: Updated the TMs page with preliminary locations
Edit @ 19:37: Added native imagery of the areas in the game into Pokéarth
Edit @ 19:51: Created a page on Pokémon Hideaways in the Grand Underground
Edit @ 20:08: Created a page on Interactable Pokémon
Edit @ 20:38: Updated the page on Grand Underground
Edit @ 21:12: Created a page on Swarms

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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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, Pokémon themed around Eeevee will be available, with Shiny Eevee & Gigantamax Eevee. We're currently compiling all details of the event so be sure to keep checking back. This event runs until November 28th at 23:59 UTC
Edit @ 00:13: We have updated our section with full details of this Max Raid Battle Event, as well as updated our ItemDex for TR locations.

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon UNITE

The new update and Decidueye, as well as some new Holowear for it, is now live in Pokémon UNITE. We're currently adding full details for Decidueye so be sure to keep checking back

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Ahead of tomorrow's 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 Shinx and costs Ł0.79/$0.99 to purchase

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Masters EX

A special log in bonus has begun in Pokémon Masters EX to celebrate the launch of Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl. This log in bonus runs over 10 days and gives players 900 Gems and 30 Sinnoh Scout Tickets.
Alongside this, the Legendary Arena Regirock event has begun a repeat run. It runs until December 2nd

Trial Mission! The Deep Sea Diver Research Team!!

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Pokémon 2019

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Goh get given his next Project Mew task. 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.

Character Biography - Goh

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Pokémon 2019 - Character Biography

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

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Coverage Day 1 + Pokémon GO - BDSP Part 2 Event & Ed Sheeran Event + Pokémon Masters EX - Poké War Games

18-11-2021 02:09 GMT / 21:09 EST 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: 23:38 GMT
Edit @ 05:20: Pokémon GO x Ed Sheeran | Edit @ 06:00: Pokémon Masters EX | Edit @ 13:03: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage | Edit @ 18:12: Community Day | Edit @ 23:38: Pokémon GO Special Weekend

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Coverage Day 1

With many parts of the world getting their copies today & tomorrow and the eShop now live in some regions, it would be remiss of us to hold off further when so many of you hunger for information. As such, our usual discoveries shall begin. As usual, I'll be posting the main focal points here, while more in-depth details go on the discovery thread on the forums If you want to remain unspoiled, do not click the spoiler tag, nor visit the Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl section until you have your game. Don't worry as blatant spoilers will NOT be on the home page.
Edit @ 13:35: We have updated the Generation VIII Pokédex to include moveset and stat data for Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl. We'll add more including locations soon
Edit @ 14:14: Created a Unobtainable Pokémon Page
Edit @ 14:51: Updated the Version Exclusives page
Edit @ 15:36: Created a Transfer/Event Only Pokémon Page
Edit @ 16:14: Created a TMs Page. We'll provide locations over the coming days
Edit @ 17:02: Created a Unusable Attacks Page
Edit @ 18:06: Created a Wild Hold Items Page
Edit @ 19:09: Updated the Shiny Pokémon Game Mechanic page with the Shiny Locked Pokémon
Edit @ 19:30: Updated the Sinnoh Pokédex page and included a new page on Other Available Pokémon
Edit @ 20;25: Created a page on New Items
Edit @ 22;16: Created a page on Moveset Changes for Pokémon in Sword & Shield and Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl
Edit @ 23:07: The game is now live on the European eShop

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage 1

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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl - Internet Events

The first distributions are now live for Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl. From now until February 21st you can receive Manaphy's Egg and the clothes for protagonists wore in Pokémon Platinum through Mystery Gift. Mystery Gift is unlocked either at Jubilife TV Station, or when you get the third badge

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl

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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl

Another patch has been released for Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl, bringing the game up to Version 1.1.1. This update provides an optimisation of the Version 1.1 update data that dropped last week

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO Community Day on December 18th & 19th will focus on all the Pokémon from 2021, with the 2020 ones appearing in Eggs and raids. There will be 50% Hatch Distance, 2* Catch Experience, 2 * Catch Stardust, and from December 17th to December 19th you'll have a 25% reduced cost for trades and an extra special trade a day
Machop, Roselia, Swablu, Gible, Snivy and Fletchling will spawn more on December 18th while Eevee, Duskull, Shinx, Tepig and Oshawott will on Sunday
Charmander, Weedle, Abra, Gastly, Rhyhorn, Magikarp, Porygon, Elekid, Magby, Seedot, Piplup and Budew will be in 2km Eggs and Charmander, Weedle, Abra, Gastly, Rhyhorn, Magikarp, Porygon, Electabuzz, Magmar, Seedot, and Piplup will be in raids
There will be special Timed Research and a Special Research story
Field Research will give you Mega Energy for Charizard, Beedirll, Gengar, Gyardos and Altaria The Community Day runs at 11am to 5pm in each local time zone

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The first Pokémon GO Special Performance has been announced. On November 22nd at 19:00 UTC, a special performance by Ed Sheeran will be accessible via the in-game news untl 21:00 UTC on November 30th. This will feature the songs "Perfect", "Bad Habits", "Overpass Graffiti", "Thinking Out Loud", "First Time", "Shivers",. Alongside this, Squirtle in Sunglasses will make its return to Pokémon GO and the song Overpass Graffiti will play every night. The Water-type Starters will also be spawning more frequently in the wild and a new avatar item will be available, alongside some stickers.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Special Weekend event has been announced for 7-11 stores in Mexico. Running on December 11th like the others in Japan, you'll be able to get a ticket when you purchase over $50 of Agua Purificada 7-Select at the store.
This event features increased spawns of Pokémon including Geodude, Baltoy, Aron, Numel, Hippopotas, Bronzor, Shuckle and Onix with Unown S & E appearing. There will also be Timed Research to get encounters with Geodude, Graveler, Golem, Onix, Bronzor, Shuckle, as well as giving Mega Steelix Energy.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Celebration Event Part 2: Shining Pearl event is now rolling out in Asia Pacific regions. This event runs from 10:00 local time until 10:00 local time on November 21st and features a variety of spawns of Pokémon native to the Sinnoh region alongside the Sinnoh Starters wearing the hats of Dawn and Lucas. We have adding all details of the event in our Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Celebration Event Part 2: Shining Pearl section

Pokémon Masters - Poké War Games

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Pokémon Masters

The final part of the Poké War Games event is now live in Pokémon Masters EX. This gives players a new key to get another story of your choice as well as a new battle challenge. Alongside this, a new Seasonal Scout is now live which adds the Sync Pair of Jasmine & Celesteela/
We're currently compiling all details in our Poké War Games event section

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: Pokémon GO - BDSP Part 2 Event + Pokémon Café ReMix - New Orders

17-11-2021 06:00 GMT / 01:00 EST 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: 20:00 GMT
Edit @ 20:00: Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Celebration Event Part 2: Shining Pearl event is now rolling out in Asia Pacific regions. This event runs from 10:00 local time until 10:00 local time on November 21st and features a variety of spawns of Pokémon native to the Sinnoh region alongside the Sinnoh Starters wearing the hats of Dawn and Lucas. We have adding all details of the event in our Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Celebration Event Part 2: Shining Pearl section

Pokémon Café ReMix

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Pokémon Café ReMix

New orders have been added to Pokémon Café ReMix, alongside the new Pokémon Chimchar. This adds stages 401-425 to the game. We're currently cataloguing all these new stages and details so be sure to keep checking back
Edit @ 07:20: We have updated the Main Orders and Menu Section with the contents of today's update. The next batch of Orders will be released on November 24th 2021

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon GO - BDSP Event + Pokémon Café Remix - Greedent Event

16-11-2021 06:00 GMT / 01:00 EST by Serebii

Be sure to check Wednesday's update for some big news. 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: 16:05 GMT
Edit @ 16:05: Pokémon GO x Ed Sheeran

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Celebration Event Part 1: Brilliant Diamond event is now rolling out. This event runs from 10:00 local time until 10:00 local time on November 18th and features a variety of spawns of Pokémon native to the Sinnoh region alongside the Sinnoh Starters wearing the hats of Dawn and Lucas. We have adding all details of the event in our Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Celebration Event Part 1: Brilliant Diamond section

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

A collaboration has been teased between Pokémon GO and the popular music artist Ed Sheeran. At present there's no details as to what this collaboration will entail, but we'll provide full details when they come so be sure to check back

Pokémon Café ReMix

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Pokémon Café ReMix

The Pokémon Café ReMix Greedent Team Event has begun. This event has players collect points by playing various stages in order to recruit Greedent. This runs until November 30th 2021
Alongside this, a new bundle is available that gives a new costume for Pikachu

Until Next Time, See Ya

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