Sunday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 4 + Episode Pictures

17-11-2019 07:25 GMT / 02:25 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 10:52: Episode Pictures

Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee! Coverage Day 1

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Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 4

It's Pokémon Sword & Shield's launch day. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 Sword & Shield section until you have your game. Don't worry as blatant spoilers will NOT be on the home page.
Our Sword & Shield page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to
Edit @ 07:24: We have fixed a few problems that were occuring on a couple of pages including Toxtricity's Pokédex page. We apologise for the error
Edit @ 08:11: Created a page on aspects unlocked by having other game's save data
Edit @ 09:33: Created a page on Abilities with new effects
Edit @ 10:29: Created a page on the Marks on certain Pokémon

Pokémon 2016 World Championships

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Pokémon International Championships

Today marks the final day of the third Pokémon Latin American International Championships in Sao Paolo, Brazil, and, like previous events, the event is going to be officially streamed by The Pokémon Company International across one stream for the finals
The Stream will begin shortly before 12:00 BST / 07:00 EDT / 04:00 PDT / 22:00 AET
Click the following links to go to the respective streams
Pokémon International Championships -

Pikachu is Born!!

In The Anime Department

Pokémon (2019) - Episode Pictures

As usual, we have done pictures from the episode that aired in Japan today. This episode flashes back to when Ash, Go and Pikachu were young children years before Ash started on his journey. The AniméDex has been updated with the contents of this episode page. Click the picture to go to the gallery but be warned however as they contain spoilers.

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 3

16-11-2019 04:50 GMT / 23:50 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee! Coverage Day 1

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Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 3

It's Pokémon Sword & Shield's launch day. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 Sword & Shield section until you have your game. Don't worry as blatant spoilers will NOT be on the home page.
Our Sword & Shield page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to
Edit @ 08:04: Updated the Dynamax page to detail Dynamax and Dynamax Level mechanics
Edit @ 08:36: Updated Pokéarth - Galar to show hold items when an opponent uses them as well as if a trainer uses an item such as a Full Restore
Edit @ 09:37: Updated the Max Raid Battles page with further clarifications
Edit @ 10:58: Created a page on Shiny Pokémon & Shiny Hunting Rates
Edit @ 11:39: Created a page on Gift Pokémon
Edit @ 12:46: Updated the TM Page with locations
Edit @ 13:18: Updated the TR Page with locations
Edit @ 14:43: Created a page on In-Game Trades
Edit @ 15:50: Updated the Wild Area Page with more details on what you can do there as well as a list of various strong Pokémon you can find away from the grass. If you spot Pokémon in any areas other than what we have listed, be sure to let me know
Edit @ 16:48: Created a Form Change Page which details various new form changes and how to get them
Edit @ 17:07: Updated the Form Change Page with a way to determine a certain Pokémon's form
Edit @ 18:35: Updated the Shiny Pokémon Page with a full list of Shiny Locked Pokémon
Edit @ 19:35: Created a preliminary section on the Battle Tower including a Trainer Catalogue
Edit @ 21:48: Created a preliminary Trainer Customisation section. Currently only contains male outfits but will have female added soon
Edit @ 22:02: Updated the Trainer Customisation section with a new customisation selection
Edit @ 22:57: Fixed a bug that prevented some outfits from appearing in the customisation page

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Galarian Weezing has been added to Pokémon GO. To coincide with the release of Pokémon Sword & Shield, immediately following Community Day, a raid hour featuring Galarian Weezing started. This is the first appearance of a Galarian form in the game. After the raid hour, it will join the Raid Bosses as a standard Raid Boss. We have updated Weezing's Pokémon GO Pokédex Page with details of this form. In addition to this, new outfits based on the player characters from Sword & Shield are now available

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO - Community Day

Today marks the Pokémon GO Community Day. On this day, for three hours in each region, Trapinch will appear, enmass, in Pokémon GO with a chance of Shiny Chimchar appearing. During this event, when you evolve Monferno into Infernape, it will know the move Blast Burn, which is exclusive to this event. This can be done for a further 2 hours after the event. This coincides with 3* Capture Stardust and 3 hour Lure Modules. This runs at these times:
It runs from 11am to 2pm in your local time

Pokémon 2016 World Championships

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Pokémon International Championships

Today marks the second day of the third Pokémon Latin American International Championships in Sao Paolo, Brazil, and, like previous events, the event is going to be officially streamed by The Pokémon Company International across three different streams. Each game has got its own individual stream
The Stream will begin shortly before 12:00 BST / 07:00 EDT / 04:00 PDT / 22:00 AET
Click the following links to go to the respective streams
Pokémon International Championships -
Pokémon Trading Card Game International Championships

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 2

15-11-2019 05:23 GMT / 00:23 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee! Coverage Day 1

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Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 2

It's Pokémon Sword & Shield's launch day. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 Sword & Shield section until you have your game. Don't worry as blatant spoilers will NOT be on the home page.
Our Sword & Shield page and our Pokédex are all continually being added to
Edit @ 05:23: The game is now live globally on the Nintendo Switch eShop Edit @ 05:23: Created a page on Updated Moves
Edit @ 06:50: Updated the ItemDex and New Items page with new items. In-depth details and locations are to come
Edit @ 07:21: Created apage on Wild Pokémon Hold Items
Edit @ 08;47: Created a page on Move Tutors
Edit @ 09:37: Updated the Pokédex & New Pokémon as well as much of the Sword & Shield section with native imagery
Edit @ 10:32: Updated the Pokédex to include Catch Rates, Gender Ratios as well as sorting by EV yields and Egg Groups
Edit @ 11:39: We have created the Galar Region Pokéarth Database which lists each location as well as each Pokémon found within it and each trainer you can battle there. Item details and further details on each area will be added as time passes. We are also still compiling locations of the Strong Pokémon that spawn outside of the usual grass in the overworld as they are listed separately. They will be added soon
Edit @ 12:37: Altered the Pokédex to link to the locations in the Locations box
Edit @ 13:40: Added our Sword & Shield IV Calculator
Edit @ 14:43: Updated the Gym Page with details on the gyms and their leaders
Edit @ 15:36: Created a page on Dynamax Crystals
Edit @ 15:55: Altered the Pokédex to have a section dedicated to in-depth locations
Edit @ 17:12: Created a page on the Champion Cup
Edit @ 18:15: Created a page on the Digging Duo
Edit @ 19:20: Created a page on the Champion Cup Rematches
Edit @ 19:42: Updated the ItemDex and Galar - Pokéarth section with shop details. Note: Some shops have stock rotating daily that we're currently cataloguing
Edit @ 20:18: Created a page on Pokémon with a Brilliant Aura
Edit @ 20:54: Updated the Max Raid Battles section with more details. We're currrently working on associating each den with each encounter chart
Edit @ 21:27: Created a page on Legendary Pokémon
Edit @ 21:46: Updated the ItemDex and Galar - Pokéarth section with preliminary item details. At present we're still collating most items, including hidden items in the Wild Area, so these will be continually updated in the coming days

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO event. This event is to tie in with Pokémon Sword & Shield and introduces Galarian Zigzagoon, Galarian Linoone and Galarian Weezing into the game

Pokémon Masters Event

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Pokémon Masters

The Victory Point Rally event has begun. During this event, the entire userbase of Pokémon Masters works together by winning lots of battles between today and November 25th at 05:59 UTC. During this, if players accumulate a combined amount of points they will get special rewards
10,000,000 Points: 1000 Gems, 10 Gym Leader Notes, 20 3☆Level Up Manual, 100 Ultra Buff Blend, 100 Ultra Tech Tonic, 100 Ultra Aid Ade, 300 Great Buff Blend, 300 Great Tech Tonic, 300 Great Aid Ade, 500 Buff Blend, 500 Tech Tonic, 500 Aid Ade, 15 Super Training Machine, 30 Training Machine, 10 Skill Capsules
25,000,000 Points: The above plus 5 Evolution Shards
50,000,000 Points: The above plus 1,000 Gems
75,000,000 Points: The above plus 3 Evolution Crystals
100,000,000 Points: The above plus 1,000 Gems
Each Battle gets 1 point except for Courses that give 4 Points and Supercourses and Training Event battles that give 5 Points

Pokémon 2016 World Championships

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Pokémon International Championships

Today marks the first day of the third Pokémon Latin American International Championships in Sao Paolo, Brazil, and, like previous events, the event is going to be officially streamed by The Pokémon Company International across three different streams. Each game has got its own individual stream
The Stream will begin shortly before 12:00 BST / 07:00 EDT / 04:00 PDT / 22:00 AET
Click the following links to go to the respective streams
Pokémon International Championships -
Pokémon Trading Card Game International Championships

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 1 + Pokémon GO - New Events + Pokémon Masters

14-11-2019 04:05 GMT / 22:05 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 12:05: EX Raids | Edit @ 13:04: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 1

Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee! Coverage Day 1

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Pokémon Sword & Shield 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 Sword & Shield section until you have your game. Don't worry as blatant spoilers will NOT be on the home page.
Edit @ 13:51: Our Sword & Shield Pokédex, Sword & Shield Attackdex, Abilitydex, are now updated with all the new details. This also includes a list showing what Max Moves a Pokémon can use, and on Max Move pages, it shows the moves that can turn into the Max Move. Do note that discoveries are still being made so intricate new or updated mechanics may not be 100% yet. If you see any discrepencies, which may exist due to the shift in index numbers for forms brought on by new Pokémon, then don't hesitate to contact us. Also, please note that we will add native imagery after we have finished with the main narrative of the game and caught & traded as many Pokémon as we can
Edit @ 14:15: We have updated our New Pokémon Page with details and links to all the new Pokémon introduced within this game
Edit @ 14:20: It has been confirmed on the official site that, if there is a Live Competition being held locally, you can connect via LAN when setting things up and also have the ability to allow people to spectate matches using a special digit code set up
Edit @ 14:26: We have updated our Galarian Forms Page with details and links to all the new forms introduced within this game
Edit @ 14:53: We have updated our Galar Pokédex Page with details and links to all the Pokémon found within this game
Edit @ 15:22: Created a page on Unobtainable Pokémon
Edit @ 15:54: Created a page on Transfer Only Pokémon
Edit @ 16:33: Created a page on Pokémon with Updated Stats
Edit @ 17:12: We have updated our New Attacks Page with details and links to all the new attacks introduced within this game
Edit @ 17:54: We have updated our Max Moves Page with details and links to all the attacks introduced within this game
Edit @ 18:27: We have updated our G- Max Moves Page with details and links to all the attacks introduced within this game
Edit @ 19:08: We have updated our Gigantamax Variants page with details and of each Gigantamax variant
Edit @ 20:16: Created a page on Ununsable Attacks
Edit @ 21:01: We have updated our Version Exclusives page with new preliminary lists
Edit @ 21:55: We have updated our New Abilities page
Edit @ 22:27: Created a page on New & Updated Evolution methods
Edit @ 23:31: Created a preliminary Technical Machine list. Locations are in progress
Edit @ 23:55: Created a preliminary Technical Records list. Locations are in progress
Edit @ 00:25: Created a page on Pokémon with Updated Abilities
Edit @ 00;29: Updated the Sword & Shield Pokédex with preliminary loctions

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield Event

The Meowth event is starting to roll out on servers across the globe, currently available for Europe and Australia. This Meowth is Level 5 with the moves Fake Out, Growl, Slash and Pay Day. and is capable of Gigantamaxing. It cannot evolve

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

It has been confirmed that during the Community Day on Saturday, if you evolve Monferno into Infernape during the five hour window, your Pokémon will know the charge move, Blast Burn. The Community Day runs at 11am to 2pm in each local time zone, with an extra hour afterwards for evolution

Pokémon Masters Event

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Pokémon Masters

The next Training Event for Pokémon Masters is now live. This event is the Grass-type Training Event event and features multiple Training Courses all weak to Ice-type Pokémon, and a new Sync Pair Scout banner that increases the chance of getting the Sync Pair, Glacia & Glalie. This event runs for two weeks until November 28th 2019. We're currently collating all elements of this event in our event section so click the image to go to the page

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon Company have confirmed the end date for Regigigas in EX Raids. With the first EX Raids for Regigigas starting on Tuesday next week, it is now confirmed that the EX Raids for Regigigas will run until January 7th 2020. At present we have no further details on what will replace it following that

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next couple of events and Legendary Raid Boss for Pokémon GO. First they have announced Super Effective Week, an event running from Tuesday November 19th through to Tuesday November 26th. Here, Pokémon strong against Team GO Rocket will increase in spawns with Shiny Tentacool being added. It also provides more Potions and Revives from PokéStops, guaranteed Charge TMs from 3 star raids and 2* Stardust from Trainer Battles
The following event has also been announced, Friend Fest. This runs from November 27th tthrough December 2nd and has Pokémon like Nidoran increase in spawns. It has 50% Trade cost, 2 Special Trades a day and an Attack boost when raiding with friend
Finally, Terrakion will appear in 5 star raids from November 26th to December 17th

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: Pokémon Rumble Rush - Aegislash: Full Regalia + Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - Tournament

13-11-2019 06:05 GMT / 01:05 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 21:47: Pokémon GO

Pokémon Rumble Rush

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Pokémon Rumble Rush

The new event has started in Pokémon Rumble Rush. This event is focused on an island based around Aegislash and contains various new Pokémon, new Gears and more. It runs for two weeks, until November 27th. As such, we're currently compiling everything about this new event and so this update and our Rumble Rush section will be updated with details over the coming days
Updated Location Listings with further details of Aegislash Sea

Super Smash Bros Ultimate

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Super Smash Bros Ultimate

A new Super Smash Bros. Tournament has been announced to tie in with the upcoming release of Pokémon Sword & Shield. This tournament limits you to fighters and stages from the Pokémon series. As you play through, you'll also receive Pokémon Spirits. It runs for 3 days from November 15th 2019

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

A new patch is starting to roll out on Android, with iOS expected in a few days, for Pokémon GO. This patch has various background updates to various upcoming features and various other system level fixes

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

It has been confirmed that PokéStop Nominations are now live in Pokémon GO globally. This ties in with the Wayfarer system set up by Niantic to approve the nominations set by other people around the world

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon Masters - Glacia & Glalie

12-11-2019 08:03 GMT / 03:03 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon Masters Event

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Pokémon Masters

The next Pokémon Masters event has been announced. his event is the Ice-type Training event, an event designed to make it easier to train up Ice-type Sync Pairs. It is also confirmed that it will have a Spotlight Scout focused on Glacia & Glalie at the same time

Until Next Time, See Ya

Monday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Wild Area Research

11-11-2019 05:43 GMT / 00:43 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 14:00: Trailer | Edit @ 15:18: Wal-Mart Distribution | Edit @ 19;05: EX Raids

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The latest news for Pokémon Sword & Shield has been released. We're currently compiling all details so keep checking back. With this, two new Pokémon were showcased, but not officially named at this time
Edit @ 14:07: We have updated our New Pokémon page with the final updates before our coverage beings later this week

Pokémon Pokémon
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Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

A new event has been announced for the US. From November 16th through to November 25th, if you go to a Wal-Mart store and open up the Pokémon Pass app, you'll be able to receiv a serial code to get the special Track Suit in Pokémon Sword & Shield

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced that anyone who got an EX Raid Pass from November 9th onwards will be facing against Regigigas as their EX Raid Boss. Any EX Raid Passes obtained before November 9th will provide the Pokémon Mewtwo

Pokémon Sword & Shield - Wild Area Research

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Wild Area Research

Today, The Pokémon Company released a new web app called Pokémon Wild Area Reseach which allows you to explore a model of the Wild Area from Sword & Shield and find various Pokémon within it

Pokémon Funko

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Funko Pokémon

Following their reveal earlier this year, the latest in the Funko A Day With Pikachu line has been revealed. This figure is "Cool New Friend" and features a Pikachu with a Delibird hat next to a snowman and will be released later this month exclusively on the official Pokémon Center Website

Until Next Time, See Ya

Sunday: Pokémon Let's Go, Pikachu & Eevee - Mewtwo Distribution + Pokémon of the Week

10-11-2019 13:08 GMT / 08:08 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 18:08: Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

On Thursday, Special Research, Looming in the Shadows, was released in Pokémon GO with a time gate preventing every stage being complete. Today, we now have the full details of each element of the research including full rewards. This research can be repeated once per calendar month

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

A new event has started in Pokémon GO. From now until November 14th 2019, Ekans, Meowth and Koffing have increased spawns with Shiny Meowth now being available. In addition to this, you can now find Shadow Sandshrew, Bellsprout, Porygon and Wobbuffet

Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee!

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Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee! - Mewtwo Distribution

For those of you in the US, the new event is due to end on Thursday. If you go to Best Buy until the 14th and use the Pokémon Pass app, you'll be able to get a serial code for a Mewtwo in Lets' Go, Pikachu or Let's Go, Eevee. This Mewtwo is Level 70 with the moves Amnesia, Psychic, Teleport & Recover. Our Event Database has been updated with the details of this event

Pokémon of the Week - Lickilicky

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Who's That Pokémon

Today marks one hundred & fifty-fourth entry into the Generation VII competitive field with a Sinnoh Pokémon. These entries are created by the visitors for the visitors and then compiled by our writers Psynergy, Jellal, & Mcdanger. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the fourth generation. A contest is under way to determine which one can stick its tongue out the farthest. The current record is...more than 82 feet. It uses its tongue much more skillfully than its hands or its feet. It can deftly pick up a single small bean with its tongue. So, here it is, the one-hundred & fifty-fifth entry, Lickilicky

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon - Shiny Solgaleo & Lunala

09-11-2019 18:13 GMT / 13:13 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

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Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon - Shiny Solgaleo & Lunala

For those of you in North America and Europe, the Shiny Solgaleo and Lunala distribution is about to end. This event gives you a serial code for a Shiny Solgaleo in Moon or Ultra Moon or Shiny Lunala in Sun or Ultra Sun.
In the US, it ends tomorrow at Gamestop stores when you use the Pokémon Pass app within the store
In Canada it ends tomorrow at EB Games
In the UK and Spain, it ends on Friday at GAME
In Norway, Finland, Denmark, Sweden & Italy, it ends on Friday at Gamestop
In France it ends on Friday at Micromania
In Belgium it ends on Friday at GameMania, Smartoys
In The Netherlands it ends on Friday at GameMania
In Australia it ends on Friday at EB Games

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Sword & Shield + Pokémon Anime - Episode Titles + Tetris 99

08-11-2019 04:58 GMT / 23:58 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 06:26: Episode Titles | Edit @ 07:00: Tetris 99 | Edit @ 08:31: Raid Bosses | Edit @ 15:34: Dynamax Crystals

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The Pokémon Company have put out some new details on the Asian portals on how to activate the Dynamax Crystals that are being distributed in conjunction with the Pokémon Sword & Shield Dual Pack. These Dynamax Crystals, named ☆And15 and ☆And428 need you to find the Giant Pokémon Den in the Wild Area. When you find it, open the bag and use the Dynamax Crystal and it'll activate the Max Raid Battle.
It also confirmed some elements about Mystery Gift. With Mystery gift, if you get items they will be added straight into your bag, clothing items will be available straight away at any Boutique to wear, any BP is added when you check your League Card and Pokémon are sent to your Box

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

A new TV Commerical has been released for Pokémon Sword & Shield. This trailer showcases more elements of the battles and has officially revealed some more Pokémon for the Galar Pokédex

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Tetris 99 - Pokémon Sword & Shield

The Tetris 99 Pokémon Sword & Shield Tie-In Event is now live. Until 06:59 UTC on November 11th, a special Tetris 99 Maximus Cup based on Pokémon Sword & Shield is playable. This features a theme on the Wild Area with Pokémon music. This theme can be kept by players if they achieve 100 Points during the special event by ranking in various matches. Once obtained, players will have it forever

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

To tie in with the new Team GO Rocket Leaders Disruption event, new Raid Bosses are starting to appear in raids for Pokémon GO. We're currently collating all the new bosses in our Raid Battles page

Pokémon Masters

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Pokémon 2019 - News

Some new episode titles for the upcoming anime series have been released. These episodes are set to air on December 22nd, January 12th and January 19th respectively and are the 6th, 8th and 9th episodes of the series. They feature Go catching Pokémon, a trip to Sinnoh and a trip to Johto
Episode 1095: I'm Gonna Get a Ton of Pokémon! The Road to Mew!!
Episode 1097: Don't Give In, Piplup! An Ice Floe Race in the Sinnoh Region!!
Episode 1098: The Pledge We Made That Day! The Ho-Oh Legend of the Johto Region!!

Pokémon 2016 World Championships

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Pokémon International Championships

Stream details have been announced for the Pokémon Latin American International Championships in Săo Paulo, Brazil next week, from November 15th through 17th. The streams all run for all three games with commentators across the weekend. The VGC commentators are Markus Stadter, Labhaoisa Cromie, Rosemary Kelley, Sebastian Ernst and the TCG commentators are Josue Rojano, Kyle Sabelhaus, Nicholas Pearce, Joe Bernard
The streams are scheduled to start at 12:00 UTC
VGC Friday, November 15: 12 p.m. – 10 p.m. UTC (approx.)
Saturday, November 16: 12 p.m. – 9 p.m. UTC (approx.)
Sunday, November 17th: 12pm UTC
TCG Friday, November 15: 12 p.m. – 00:30 a.m. UTC (approx.)
Saturday, November 16: 12 p.m. – 11:15 p.m. UTC (approx.)
Sunday, November 17th: After VGC Finals

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon GO - Rainbow Rocket & Buddy Adventure + Pokémon Masters - New Chapters & Sync Pairs

07-11-2019 06:00 GMT / 01:00 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 14:00: Pokémon GO - Rainbow Rocket | Edit @ 21:00: GO Event

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Following the soft release of it in various areas around the world on Tuesday, Niantic have put out more details on Pokémon GO's Team GO Rocket Leaders along with a new video
Edit @ 14:05: New Special Research is live: Looming in the Shadows. With this, Shadow Articuno is now available in the game

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

A new event has started in Pokémon GO. From now until November 14th 2019, Ekans, Meowth and Koffing have increased spawns with Shiny Meowth now being available. In addition to this, you can now find Shadow Sandshrew, Bellsprout, Porygon and Wobbuffet

Pokémon Masters Event

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Pokémon Masters

Pokémon Masters has received its weekly update and, along with the Sync Pair Scout for Phoebe, it has introduced three new Main Story Chapters which introduce the Sync Pairs of Calem & Espurr and the new Pokémon for the player character, Torchic. It also comes with a daily login bonus for the next 3 weeks of 50 gems a day for 14 days. We're currently compiling all elements of the new chapters so be sure to keep checking back.
Edit @ 07:09: All Main Story Chapters have now been added

Pokémon Masters Event

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Pokémon Masters

Pokémon Masters has revealed some further data for upcoming plans. First off ,they're increasing rewards in the events, starting with the recent Caitlin story event. However, they have also put out their plans for December.
First off, they plan on increasing the level cap to 120 with a new difficulty category being added to give the rewards needed to unlock the level cap
They intend to revise the rewards for Very Hard and Super Hard courses appropriately
In early December a new event will begin which introduces a Sync Pair that uses Legendary Pokémon
In late December, they'll introduce Daily Vouchers for completing Daily Missions that can be used to exchange for items to boost your Sync pairs. They also intend to introduce weekly bingo missions and a Sync Pair Viewing feature
Edit @ 12:39: It has been shown by the iOS App Store that the Legendary Pokémon and Trainer are Mewtwo and Team Rainbow Rocket's Giovannni

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Yesterday, among many elements of their AR platforms, Niantic announced a new mode to Pokémon GO named Buddy Adventure where you could interact with your various buddy Pokémon and even have a shared AR experience across platforms with other plays showing their Pokémon. Today, Niantic sent footage of this out to Japanese press, with thanks to 4Gamer here's the footage

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Pokémon Masters

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Pokémon 2019 - News

Some new episode titles for the upcoming anime series have been released. These episodes are due to air on December 1st, December 8th and 15th respectively. The first episode features Ash & Go investigate a sudden influx of Ivysaur near Vermilion City and decide to follow them to see where they go. The second episode features Ash & Go head to Galar to investigate the Dynamax phenomenon
Episode 1092: Ivysaur is Quite Mysterious, Don't You Think So?
Episode 1093: Let's Go to the Galar Region! An Encounter with Scorbunny!!
Episode 1094: Snorlax Grows Gigantic?! The Mystery of Dynamax!!

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Wednesday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - New Reveals + Overview Trailer + Pokémon GO Week in Korea + Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

06-11-2019 08:32 GMT / 03:32 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 10:35: Pokémon Sword & Shield Overview Trailer | Edit @ 14:05: Pokémon Sword & Shield | Edit @ 16:59: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

Some new Pokémon Sword & Shield information has been released. With this, from November 15th 2019 to January 2020, some Max Raid Battles for Gigantamx Pokémon will be more common. During this time, you'll find more Gigantamax Butterfree as well as Gigantamax Drednaw in Sword and Corviknight in Shield
They have also confirmed some new features: Mints are to be used to change the effects of the nature of a Pokémon. There is a mint for each nature which can be obtained within the game. There are also new EXP Candies which give a set amount of Experience for example EXP Candy XL gives 30,000 Experience points
You can now use vitamins to boost more of your Pokémon's stat than before. It is shown to use 23 of the same vitamin, beyond the 10 limit.
There's also an item that lets you change your Pokémon from your team into your boxes practically anywhere you go.
There is a new feature now where Pokémon of the same species can now pass Egg moves onto eachother in Day Care without breeding.
You can now nickname traded Pokémon that don't already have a nickname
Edit @ 14:19: We have updated our New Items page with details of all the revealed new items Edit @ 14:35: We have multiple new Direct Feed Pre-Release Screenshots added for the game
Edit @ 15:20: We have begun an Online Competitions section which details all the online competitions, now with a unique page for each competition.
Edit @ 15:34: We have created a page to keep track of all Wild Area Events

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

After going live in Japan on Friday, the full English version of the Pokémon Sword & Shield Overview trailer has been released

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced a new feature coming to Pokémon GO: Buddy Adventure. This mode is to be a shared AR experience where players can interact with eachother's Buddy Pokémon including cross platform on iOS and Android. It's reported that you can play with the Pokémon in ways such as feeding berries. It's said it'll be given details in the coming months so be sure to keep checking back.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

A new Pokémon GO Week in Korea event has been announced for South Korea. For four days from November 14th through 17th, around the G-Star event in Busan, South Korea, various Pokémon including Mudkip, Carvanha and Lotad will spawn in increased numbers, as will Unown and the Regional Pokémon, Illumise

Super Smash Bros Ultimate

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Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Today is the release of the next wave of DLC for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, adding the new character Terry from Fatal Fury as well as a new stage. With this, I have updated our secition to include all details on Terry as well as the new stage King of Fighters which also includes a list of all Poké Ball Pokémon and Assist Trophies that are incapable of spawning in the stage

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Tuesday: Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee! - Mewtwo Distribution

05-11-2019 14:07 GMT / 09:07 EST by Serebii

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Last Update: 19:57 GMT
Edit @ 18:02: Pokémon Masters | Edit @ 19:57

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have started to push out details for the new Team GO Rocket. There are currently reports of people receiving a new item from Team GO Rocket PokéStops, the Mysterious COmponent. It seems you need 6 of them to make a larger device
Edit @ 20:35: After collecting 6 Mysterious Components you get the Rocket Radar item. With this, you can find the leaders of Team GO Rocket: Cliff, Sierra and Arlo. Battling them gives more rewards including the Unova Stone. The Rocket Radar is one use per leader. This has also introduced Shadow Mewoth into the game.
Edit @ 20;51: This may be a staggered roll out. Reports are few and only in places such as London

Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee!

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Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee! - Mewtwo Distribution

For those of you in the US, the new event has begun. If you go to Best Buy from now through 14th and use the Pokémon Pass app, you'll be able to get a serial code for a Mewtwo in Lets' Go, Pikachu or Let's Go, Eevee. This Mewtwo is Level 70 with the moves Amnesia, Psychic, Teleport & Recover. Our Event Database has been updated with the details of this event

Pokémon Masters Event

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Pokémon Masters

It has been confirmed that Calem is to hit Pokémon Masters on Thursday at 06:00 UTC as part of the new story missions. With this, it is also confirmed that it will have a Spotlight Scout focused on Phoebe & Dusclops at the same time

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Monday: Pokémon GO - Raid Battles

04-11-2019 21:00 GMT / 016:00 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Legendary Pokémon Cobalion will be available in Raid Battles until 21:00 UTC on November 26th 2019. This Legendary Pokémon has replaced the Regis and will bring other Raid Bosses with it
Edit @ 22:00: The Raid Bosses have now shifted and new bosses are being reported. We're currently cataloguing them

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Sunday: Pokémon Sun & Moon - Character Biography + Pokémon of the Week

03-11-2019 09:38 GMT / 04:38 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 10:06: Episode Pictures | Edit @ 12:01: Episode Title | Edit @ 12:53: Pokémon of the Week

Thank You, Alola! Respective Departures!!

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Episode Pictures

As usual, we have done pictures from the episode that aired in Japan today. This episode features the group go their separate ways and ends the Sun & Moon saga. The AniméDex has been updated with the contents of this episode page. Click the picture to go to the gallery but be warned however as they contain spoilers.

Pokémon Masters

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Pokémon 2019 - News

The second episode trailer has been released for the new series of Pokémon. This episode is due to air on November 17th as part of the 1 hour special and features Ash going to Vermilion City at the request of Professor Oak to attend Sakuragi Laboratory opening. When there, he meets Go and the Legendary Pokémon, Lugia
Episode 1091: On Lugia They Go, Ash and Go!

Character Biography - Ash

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Pokémon Sun & Moon - Character Biography

With the episode that has aired in Japan today, we have been able to update Ash's biography with a change in his Pokémon in this week's episode. We have also updated Mallow, Jessie and James' biography similarly. Be warned as it contains spoilers.

Pokémon of the Week - Wishiwashi

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Who's That Pokémon

Today marks one hundred & fifty-fourth entry into the Generation VII competitive field with an Alola Pokémon. These entries are created by the visitors for the visitors and then compiled by our writers Psynergy, Jellal, & Mcdanger. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the seventh generation. When it's in trouble, its eyes moisten and begin to shine. The shining light attracts its comrades, and they stand together against their enemies. It's awfully weak and notably tasty, so everyone is always out to get it. As it happens, anyone trying to bully it receives a painful lesson. Weak Wishiwashi school together to concentrate their power. Their united force makes them the demon of the sea, feared near and far. At their appearance, even Gyarados will flee. When they team up to use Water Gun, its power exceeds that of Hydro Pump. So, here it is, the one-hundred & fifty-fourth entry, Wishiwashi

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