Saturday: Pokémon Players Cup II - Region Finals

05-12-2020 14:23 GMT / 09:23 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

Today marks the commencement of Players Cup II. This small circuit is an official online circuit being run as the in person circuit had to be cancelled. Today marks the start of both VGC and TCG Region Finals, with the Grand Finals running next week
This stream will start at 18:45 UTC / 19:45 CEST / 13:45 EST / 10:45 PST and we're hosting it in our section
Sword & Shield Players Cup Stream
Trading Card Game Players Cup Stream

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Masters EX - Legendary Arena + Pokémon Journeys - US Launch & Episode Details + Pokémon Mewtwo Strikes Back EVOLUTION

04-12-2020 08:03 GMT / 03:03 EST by Serebii

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Last Update: 10:42 GMT
Edit @ 10:14: Mewtwo Strikes Back EVOLUTION | Edit @ 10:42: Episode Details

Pokémon Masters EX

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Pokémon Masters EX

The next Legendary Arena event has been announced for Pokémon Masters EX. This event focuses on the Legendary Pokémon Regirock and starts at 06:00 UTC on December 7thth 2020

Pokémon Masters Event

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Mewtwo Strikes Back EVOLUTION

The movie, Mewtwo Strikes Back EVOLUTION is now available to purchase on iTunes, Google Play and Amazon Prime Video in "select" parts of Europe including the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain and Italy with further details coming soon
Edit @ 16:05: We now also have confirmation of the release in the US on the same platforms

Pokémon 2019

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Journeys

The third batch 12 episodes of Pokémon Journeys: The Series, are now available in the US on Netflix. This saga of the anime features Ash as he meets up with a new trainer Goh and become research assistants, travelling the world in order to achive their dreams of becoming a Pokémon Master and catching all Pokémon respectively. New episodes will come every 3 months.

Almost Pikachu Crisis!!

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Pokémon (2019)

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Team Rocket plan to replace Pikachu with a mech designed just like it. 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.

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon Masters EX - New Egg + Pokémon TCG - Shining Fates

03-12-2020 07:04 GMT / 02:04 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 14:06: Shining Fates | Edit @ 18:02: Pokémon GO Community Day | Edit @ 23:04: Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next event in Pokémon GO, based on the upcoming movie, Pokémon Secrets of the Jungle. On December 14th at 08:00 local time, Special Research will appear in the game to get an encounter with Shiny Celebi
Jessie & James will return
Explorer Pikachu will appear in the wild and Raids from December 14th through December 21st.
An event will run for the movie from December 14th at 08:00 local time to December 17th at 22:00 local time featuring Hoothoot, Nuzleaf, Drilbur, Cottonee, Dwebble and Durant with Lickitung, Mawile, Flygon and Rufflet in raids. Igglybuff, Smoochum, Elekid, Magby, Bonsly and Rufflet will be in 5km eggs and Shiny Rufflet will be available
Jessie & James' baloon will appear more frequently from 08:00 to 22:00 local time on December 25th to commemorate the movie's launch in Japan on that day

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Further details for this month's Pokémon GO Community Day running from 06:00 to 22:00 local time on December 12th & 13th. During the event, the following Pokémon will appear. It'll also have Timed Research & Special Research
Saturday 11:00 to 17:00 features Weedle, Abra, Gastly, Rhyhorn, Seedot, and Piplup in the wild with Mega Gengar appearing more in raidsand features 50% Egg Distance and 2* Catch Stardust during the limited times
Sunday 11:00 to 17:00 features Charmander, Electabuzz, Magmar, Magikarp, and Porygon in the wild with Mega Charizard X appearing more in raidsand features 50% Egg Distance and 2* Catch Stardust during the limited times
Totodile, Swinub, Treecko, Torchic, Mudkip, Ralts, Slakoth, Trapinch, Bagon, Turtwig, and Chimchar will appear in Raids and Eggs

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

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Pokémon Masters EX

A new Pokémon has been added to the main Egg Pool in Pokémon Masters EX. Now, you have the ability to get the sync pair of Main Character & Lickitung, with shiny Lickitung now being avialable

Pokémon TCG - Sword & Shield Rebel Clash

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Pokémon Sword & Shield- TCG Set Release

The Pokémon Company International has announced the next TCG Special Set, Shining Fates. Starting release on February 19th 2021, these cards contain a small set of standard cards and a set of Shiny Pokémon cards featuring over 190 cards, over 100 Shiny Pokémon and over 30 Pokémon V and VMAX:
Elite Trainer Box featuring Eevee VMAX and 10 Booster Packs
Tins featuring Eldegoss V, Boltund V and Cramorant V
Pikachu V collection
Mad Party Pin Collections featuring Bunnelby, Polteageist, Mr. Rime Dedenne
March 5th
Mini Tins with 2 Booster Packs
Premium VMAX Collection featuring Crobat VMAX or Dragapault VMAX

Taiko No Tatsujin Drum 'n' Fun

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Taiko No Tatsujin Rhythmic Adventure

The new Taiko no Tatsujin game is now available in the US and Europe. This game comes with two games, Rhythmic Adventure Pack 1 & Rhythmic Ad
Rhythmic Adventure 1 - V Volt from Pokémon X & Y's Japanese anime opening
Rhythmic Adventure 2 - X Y & Z from Pokémon X Y & Z's Japanese anime opening

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: Pokémon GO - Kalos Event & Tags + Pokémon Café Mix - New Orders

02-12-2020 06:00 GMT / 01:00 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 22:13: Pokémon GO Tags

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Kalos Celebration event is rolling out today in Pokémon GO. Live from 10:00 local time to December 8th at 22:00 local time and introduces the first wave of Kalos Pokémon into the game, alongside Timed Research and Field Research. We have full details in our page

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon GO

A new feature has gone live in Pokémon GO: Tags. Now, you have the ability to create custom tags to group together certain Pokémon and then be able to access a list of those Pokémon from the left side of the Pokémon menu. You can create up to 100 tags with the colours Blue, Green, Purple, Yellow, Red, Orange, Grey and Black and you have the ability to check a Pokémon's tag from their status screen and check all other Pokémon with that tag

Pokémon GO Tags

Pokémon: Café Mix Coverage 1

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Pokémon Café Mix

Pokémon Café Mix has received an update. This update has added 50 new Regular Order stages, with the addition of various new gimmicks and offerings. It also altered Master Mode so that the stages are random and not set. We're currently compiling details for all these updates so be sure to keep checking back.
Edit @ 08:16: Updated the Offerings, Gimmicks & Regular Orders pages with all the new details. It's confirmed the next batch of orders will be released on December 16th.

Pokémon Café Mix

In The Games Department

Pokémon Café Mix

The next event has begun in Pokémon Café Mix. This event is the Dragonite Event and adds Dragonite to the game as a Special Customer. Encounter it enough times during the course of the event and you'll be able to recruit it as a staff member. It runs until December 16th 2020

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Max Raid Battle Event & Ranked Battle + Pokémon GO Season of Celebation + Pokémon Kids Winter Fest

01-12-2020 00:03 GMT / 19:03 EST by Serebii

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Last Update: 22:06 GMT
Edit @ 06:42: Pokémon Sword & Shield Ranked Battle | Edit @ 14:15: Pokémon Kids Winter Fest | Edit @ 16:00: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 21:00: Pokémon GO Raids & Research | Edit @ 21:06: Recommended Search

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The Wild Area Event has now shifted in Pokémon Sword & Shield. With this, the Bug and Poison-type Pokémon have left the boosted raids and with this, various Ice & Fire Pokémon have been added including Gigantamax Centiskorch and Gigantamax Lapras. We're currently compiling all details of the event so be sure to keep checking back. This event runs until 23:59 UTC on December 31st
Edit @ 00:15: 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 - VGC Ruleset

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Pokémon Sword & Shield - VGC Ruleset

Ranked Battle Series 7/Season 13 is now live. This ruleset adds all Pokémon that were added with The Crown Tundra and brings back the 16 banned Pokémon from the previous season. This will run from December 1st at 04:00 UTC to December 31st at 23:59 UTC. With this, the rewards that you'll get after this month's Season have also been announced including the addition of Dynite Ore as a reward

Pokémon Sword & Shield - Gift

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Pokémon Sword & Shield - Ranked Battle Rewards

The eleventh season of Pokémon Sword & Shield's Ranked Battle has come to an end and with it, the rewards for participation in battles is now live. To get them, you need to check your ranking in the Ranked Battle mode and then go to Mystery Gift > Receive via Battle Stadium. These rewards include BP and items range from Armorite Ore up to Bottle Caps depending upon your placement. We have full details of the rewards in our Ranked Battle section

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced further details for the Kalos Celebration event starting tomorrow at 10:00 local time.This event features Chespin, Fennekin, Froakie, Bunnelby, Fletchling, Litleo, and Noibat in the wild and some egg changes
Bunnelby, Fletchling, and Litleo will be hatching from 2 km Eggs. Chespin, Fennekin, and Froakie will be hatching from 5 km Eggs. Espurr and Noibat will be hatching from 10 km Eggs.
There will also be Field Research and Timed Research with this event
Edit @ 20:02: The event is now rolling out in Asia Pacific Regions and we're now cataloguing all elements of the Kalos Celebration Event including Timed Research
Edit @ 21:15: All Timed Research is now added

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon Company have announced a new upcoming event for Pokémon GO towars the end of the current season. This event, Pokémon GO Tour: Kanto is inspired by the release of Red & Green and give players the opportunity to choose between Red and Green, each featuring exclusive Pokémon and Special Research to collaborate with other Trainers to get all 151 Pokémon in a single day. Currently we don't have further details of this event including the date but we'll provide full details as they come

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

From now until 21:00 UTC on January 1st, Kyurem will appear as the 5 Star Raid Boss. This follows on from Azelf, Mesprit & Uxie. In addition to this, Mega Charizard Y, Mega Houndoom and Mega Blastoise have left Mega Raids and Mega Abomasnow is now available
Edit @ 22:06: We've started cataloguing the new Raid Bosses in our Raid Battles section<

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

The Research Breakthrough Pokémon have shifted. From now until January 1st at 21:00 UTC, when you unlock a Research Breakthrough reward, the Pokémon will be Unovan Darumaka or Lapras and, with this, Field Research is shifting

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

The Season of Celebration season is now rolling out in Pokémon GO. This runs from 08:00 local time today to 08:00 local time on March 1st 2021 and features differing spawns based on the temperate seasons as well as varying raids. We're compiling all details in our section

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

A new feature has gone live in Pokémon GO: Recommended Searches. When you go to the search bar, there will now be a few icons of common searches and the ability to See More which gives pretty much every possible search possibility.

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Ahead of the Kalos Celebration event tomorrow, the maximum amount of Pokémon you can store has been increased to 4000. To get to this amount, you need to purchase upgrades which increase your storage space by 50 a purchase

Pokémon 2019

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Journeys - News

A Japanese magazine has confirmed that the Pokémon anime will take its annual break starting December 18th and December 25th over the holiday period where no episodes will air. It will return in the new year

Pokémon 2019

In The Pokémon Department

Pokémon Winter Fest

The Pokémon Company International have revealed a new website, Pokémon Kids Winter Fest where players, specifically children, can participate in a variety of mini-games to compete and play in order to earn badges for over 890 Pokémon.
The activites include Snow Holes where you hit Diglett in holes, Waterfall Crossing where you have to bounce Pokémon across a river on a Snorlax, Relay Ridge, a race to get through the area and Battle Dunk a battle to knock other Pokémon into water. There's also a pair up game where you match two Pokémon together and a Scene Creator where you can set a scene with various Pokémon. Each of these gives you Pokémon badges. There's also Daily Rewards and Mythical Pokémon Missions
This is available from today until January 3rd

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Advent Calendar

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Serebii.net Advent Calendar

As we have done since 2003, this year I have created an Advent Calendar. For those of you who are unfamiliar with the term, an Advent Calendar is essentially a countdown until Christmas. Every day, a new puzzle and a variety of new downloads for you to enjoy. As time goes on, the puzzles get harder and the downloads get more plentiful, so be sure to check back every day. Continuing on from the last few years, we are doing a variety of puzzles which can be done in-browser rather than via printing. Click the picture you go to our Advent Calendar.

Until Next Time, See Ya

Monday: Pokémon GO - Seasons + Trainer Level + Pokémon Masters EX - Gloria Event

30-11-2020 06:00 GMT / 01:00 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 16:00: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 18;42: Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced some changes for Pokémon GO starting with the Season of Celebration. Different Pokémon will be hatchnig from eggs with Growlith & Wingull in 2km and Baltoy & Ducklett from 5km. Seel, Aron and Elgyem are no longer hatching from eggs
In the Northern Hemisphere, players will encounter Alolan Sandshrew, Alolan Vulpix, Seel, Lapras, Teddiursa, Winter Form Deerling, and more while the Southern Hemisphere will encounter Growlithe, Shuckle, Electrike, Burmy, Darumaka, Summer Form Deerling, and more. Mega Charizard X will also be more powerful in the first half of December
December's Community Day will run from December 12th to 13th featuring Pokémon featured in Community Days throughout 2019 and 2020
Edit @ 19:00: It is also confirmed that Espurr is now to appear in special 1 Star Raid Battles. Alongside this, Heatmor is now spawning in different regions to before

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Level Cap update is now live in Pokémon GO for all Level 40 players, alongside Platinum Medals for all players. This will allow players to get Candy XL to boost their Pokémon above Level 40 as well as to start reaching Level 50. We have all known requirements up in our Trainer Page

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

A new set of Timed Research is now available in Pokémon GO. This research is available for all level 40 players before the end of the year and runs until December 31st 2020. We're currently compiling all details of the research in our special page
In addition to this, there's new Special Research for players hitting various levels starting with the Level 43 Challenge

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced details for Pokémon GO Battle League Season 6, starting on November 30th at 21:00 UTC. This cup changes how the GO Battle League works by bringing the ranks up to Rank 24. Ranks 1 through 20 are obtained by completing battles and winning while the higher 4 ranks are dependant on your point ranking. Below are the details for the first half of the Season
The rank rewards will change: Rank 5 will give Mystery Items, Rank 10 will give Stardust, Rank 15 will give Rare Candy and Rank 19 will give Pokémon Encounters. Players who reach the Legend Rank will receive N's outfits and pose with encounters matching Pokémon inspired by N's teams in Black & White. Rank 16 offers Chespin encounter guaranteed, Rank 17 offers Fennekin, Rank 18 offers Froakie, Rank 20 guarantees a "surprise Pokémon" and Legend Rank guarantees Pikachu Libre. The earlier ranks will offer Starter Pokémon from all Regions
Great League will run from November 30th to December 14th
Ultra League from December 14t through December 28th
Master League, Premier Cup, Master League Classic (which prevents use of Pokémon boosted by XL Candy), and Holiday Cup will run from December 28th through January 4th. Holiday Cup only allows Normal, Grass, Electric, Ice, Flying, and Ghost typePokémon
Edit @ 21:00: The Season is now live. We're currently adding all the rewards

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

The next event, the Battle Buffet Bash has begun in Pokémon Masters EX. This event is the first Prestige event where you will earn points for completion of stages with various bonuses for speed and difficulty. Alongside this, a Sync Pair Scout for Gloria & Zacian has begun

Pokémon: Café Mix Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Café Mix

It has been confirmed that there will be brand new Order stages added to Pokémon Café Mix this Wednesday. It's currently unclear how many new stages will be added but we'll detail them in full as they are released so be sure to check back

Until Next Time, See Ya

Sunday: Pokémon of the Week

29-11-2020 13:00 GMT / 08:00 EST by Serebii

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Last Update: 15:57 GMT
Edit @ 15:57: Chansey Event

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

A new event has been announced for Japan. Starting December 4th, when you make a 1000¥ purchase at Mister Donut, you'll get a special Scratch Card featuring Chansey to help celebrate Mister Donut's 50th Anniversary. This Scratch Card offers a chance to win a Clear File featuring Pikachu & Chansey as well as all scratch cards containing a Serial Code to get a Chansey in Pokémon Sword & Shield. This Chansey comes holding a Lucky Egg. We have updated our Event Database with details of this event

Pokémon of the Week - Duraludon

In The Pokémon of the Week Department

Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the fifty-fourth 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, Aminith & Mcdanger. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the eight generation. Its body resembles polished metal, and it's both lightweight and strong. The only drawback is that it rusts easily. The special metal that composes its body is very light, so this Pokémon has considerable agility. It lives in caves because it dislikes the rain. So, here it is, the fifty-fourth entry, Duraludon

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: Pokémon GO - Nidoran Research Day

28-11-2020 07:10 GMT / 02:10 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon GO - Autumn Event

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Pokémon GO

The Nidoran Limited Research Day has started to run globally. Running from 08:00 to 22:00 local time , this event provides Timed Research focused on bothh Nidoran alongside Field Research. We have compiled full details in our section

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Café Mix - New Event + Pokémon Journeys - Character Biography + Pokémon TCG - Starter Deck Cards

27-11-2020 06:01 GMT / 01:01 EST by Serebii

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Last Update: 18:33 GMT
Edit @ 06:23: Pokémon TCG | Edit @ 06:46: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 10:20: Character Biography | Edit @ 10:42: Episode Details | Edit @ 13:02: Pikachu Gift Reminder | Edit @ 18:12: Nidoran Research Day

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield

The eight Cap Pikachu event distributions are set to end on Monday, November 30th, at 14:59 UTC. These distributions provide a Pikachu with each cap and you can redeem all eight codes in one game. This is the only way to get the World Cap Pikachu, while the others were previously distributed in Generation VII games:
Original Cap: P1KACHUGET
Hoenn Cap: P1KAADVANCE
Sinnoh Cap: V0LTTACKLEP1KA
Unova Cap: P1KABESTW1SH
Kalos Cap: KAL0SP1KA
Alola Cap: ULTRAP1KA
Partner Cap: 1CH00SEY0U
World Cap: K1NP1KA1855

Pokémon GO - Autumn Event

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

The Nidoran Limited Research Day has started to run in Asia Pacific Regions. Running from 08:00 to 22:00 local time on Saturday, this event provides Timed Research focused on Nidoran Male & Female as well as Field Research featuring it. We're currently cataloguing all of the Timed Research in our section
Edit @ 18:33: We have all the Timed Research listed. We're currently working on the Field Research

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced that from December 1st at 21:00 UTC, Mega Charizard Y, Mega Houndoom and Mega Pidgeot will be joining Mega Blastoise in leaving Mega Raids in Pokémon GO. Following that, Mega Charizard X, Mega Gengar and Mega Abomasnow will be found in raids

Pokémon Café Mix

In The Games Department

Pokémon Café Mix

The next event has been announced for Pokémon Café Mix. From December 2nd until December 16th, Dragonite will start to appear in the Café as a Special Customer. Once you encounter it, you'll be able to invite it to Parties and recruit it as staff

Pokémon Champion! The Battle of Big Eaters!!

In The Anime Department

Pokémon (2019)

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Ash & Goh enter a Pokémon Big Eaters competition. 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

In The Anime Department

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.

Pokémon Sword & Shield TCG

In The TCG Department

Pokémon Starter Set VMAX

The Pokémon Company have released full details of the two new half decks for Japan featuring new cards. Coming out on December 4th, these cards contain the first Gigantamax Venusaur and Gigantamax Blastoise cards. As such, we've created a special section for both the Starter Set VMAX Venusaur and Starter Set VMAX Blastosie sets, with thanks to Toine Lay for help with translation

Pokémon Shirts

In The Pokémon Department

Pokémon Shirts

Following the release of Banadannas last week, starting today Pokémon Shirts are also selling Pokémon themed facemasks, which you can theme with one of the first 151 Pokémon.

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Online Competition + Pokémon Masters EX

26-11-2020 04:08 GMT / 23:08 EST by Serebii

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Last Update: 15:42 GMT
Edit @ 06:08: Sword & Shield Online Competition | Edit @ 08:30: Pokémon HOME | Edit @ 15:42: Pokémon 25

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The next online competition has been announced. This competition, Dragon King Cup, is a Single Battle competition that allows for you to use 1 of the Restricted Legendaries in your team. All players who enter get 50 BP
Registration is open now to December 11th 23:59 UTC. Battles will run from December 12th 00:00 UTC to December 14th 23:59 UTC.

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

DeNA have announced the next few details for Pokémon Masters EX. First, the Sync Pair of Gloria & Zacian will enter the game on November 30th at 06:00 UTC.
For the next four days, there will be a special bonus offering 4 Star Level Up Manuals and various items including Steel Tome, Buff Blend +, Ultra Buff Blend and more. In addition to that, between now and December 21st, you have 4 days of login bonuses where you can get 30 5 Star Scout Tickets.
A new style of event, Prestige Events, will run starting on November 30th. Earn points in the event to get many rewards. This begins with the event featuring Gloria & Zacian
Holiday Skyla and Holidays Erika will appear in the game from December 10th 2020
Red, Leaf, Blue and Jessie will return in an event soon
Theme Skills will be available from December 21st, with a boost based on the characteristics of each trainer
Elite Mode will be added to Champion Stadium on December 28th
A surprise and new Sync Pair will be released on December 21st
Edit @ 07:25: A new update has now been pushed for the game. Alongside the new data seen above for new Sync Pairs, it also adds some changes. First, when you receive rewards for sending a Pokémon to Professor Bellis, if it has been trained then you will receive 80% of the items used to train it such as Level-Up manuals, Power-Ups and more. It also included numerous bug fixes

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Pokémon HOME

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Pokémon HOME

The Pokémon Company have put out their plans to fix Pokémon that were affected by a bug in the Pokémon GO to Pokémon HOME transfer. For Alolan Form and Galarian Form Pokémon, for a short time if you transferred them, they'd have the moves of their original form. Over the coming weeks, if you have these Pokémon in Pokémon HOME, they will automatically be fixed to have their correct learnset. This will be done in waves and not all Pokémon will be fixed at the same time

Pokémon 25

In The Games Department

Pokémon

The Pokémon Company International, during the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade, have announced the start of the Pokémon 25th anniversary celebrations, starting with the logo. With this, they state to stay tuned for more information about the special upcoming celebration

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: Pokémon GO December Research Breakthrough & Raids + Pokémon Masters EX

25-11-2020 06:10 GMT / 01:10 EST by Serebii

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Last Update: 16:00 GMT
Edit @ 16:00: Pokémon GO Research Breakthrough & Raids

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO events for December 2020.
First, the Research Breakthrough Reward has been announced. From December 1st 2020 at 21:00 UTC to January 1st 2020 at 21:00 UTC you'll get either Lapras or Unovan Darumaka
The 5 Star Raid Battles have been confirmed. Kyurem will return to Raid Battles from December 1st 21:00 UTC to January 1st 21:00 UTC
Mega Abomasnow will replace Mega Blastoise in Raid Battles as of December 1st at 21:00 UTC

Niantic also confirmed that soon a Tag system will be implemented in Pokémon GO. This system will allow for you to tag Pokémon so you have easy access to certain groups that you can set yourself. The search feature will also then be updated to have enhanced usability

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the Spotlight Hours for the month of November. They happen at 6pm to 7pm local time are as follows:
December 1st - Seel - 2* Evolution Experience
December 8th - Swinub - 2* Catch Stardust
December 15th - Adventure Hat Pikachu - 2* Catch Candy
December 22nd - Snorunt - 2* Transfer Candy
December 29th - Snover - 2* Evolution Experience

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

DeNA have outlined some upcoming changes to Pokémon Masters EX
First there will be new events which include 5 Star Power Ups in each month as well as 18 5 Star Scout Tickets and Move Candy Coins
From the end of December, the Stamina Recovery time will change from 1 point per 6 minutes to 1 point per 4 minutes
In late December, a Master Mode will be added to Champion Stadium. This mode features a way of getting more rewards by earning points which can be exchanged for items such as 5 Star Power Ups, Power Up Tickets and Move Candy Coins
A Legendary Event is being scheduled for February

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

In The Pokémon Department

Pokémon Augmented Reality Showcase

The Pokémon Company have announced a special collaboration that will be going forward in conjunction with the Kibo Space Module on the International Space Station. On December 31st 2020 at 23:45 JST, a stream will feature the first sunrise of 2021 as recorded from the International Space Station. Alongside this, a special Augmented Reality showcase will be shown utilising real-time images from the International Space Station and various Pokémon.

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon GO - Lake Legends Event

24-11-2020 06:49 GMT / 01:49 EST by Serebii

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Last Update: 09:01 GMT
Edit @ 09:01: Pokémon Masters

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Lake Legends event is now live. This event runs from 08:00 local time on November 24th until 22:00 local time on November 30th and features increased lake themed spawns with raids featuring Azelf, Uxie and Mesprit

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO - Community Day

As a part of the City Spotlight event this weekend in Auckland, Busan and Tainan, there was a competition to see which city would complete more tasks. Today, Niantic has announced that Tainan won the competition and, as a reward, will have 25% Hatch Distance starting November 28th at 10:00 local time until November 29th at 18:00 local time

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

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Pokémon Masters EX

DeNA have confirmed that they will unveil information on large in-game campaigns coming for the end of the year on November 26th. We presently don't know the exact timings or what will be revealed but we'll provide full details as and when they come so be sure to check back

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Monday: Pokémon Masters EX - Blissful Bonanza + Pokémon GO

23-11-2020 06:18 GMT / 01:18 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 17:06: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 19:30: Pokémon GO

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

Following this weekend's special September Equinox event, the Max Raid Battle Event has reverted back to the Bug and Poison-type event. From now until November 30th at 23:59 UTC, certain Bug or Poison-type Pokémon including Gigantamax Butterfree and Garbodor are in Max Raid Battles..

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Lake Legends event is now starting to roll out in Asia Pacific regions. This event runs from 08:00 local time on November 24th until 22:00 local time on November 30th and features increased lake themed spawns with raids featuring Azelf, Uxie and Mesprit starting from 21:00 UTC tomorrow
Edit @ 20:53: Despite having said they wouldn't go live until 21:00 UTC tomorrow, the raids are now live in the event in Pokémon GO in Asia Pacific regions. We've started cataloguing all the Raids in our Raid Battles section

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

GO Battle League Season 5 has now shifted to the next format. This shifts to the format of Catch Cup, only allowing for Pokémon caught since November 9th with a max CP of 1500. This format will run for one week until November 30th 2020 at 21:00 UTC.

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon GO

Verizon has released a code for all players to enter in order to receive the special Verizon mask and jacket in Pokémon GO. This can be obtained with the code LRQEV2VZ59UDA

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

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Pokémon Masters EX

The Blissful Bonanza event has begun in Pokémon Masters EX. This event provides gems daily and 5 Star Scout Tickets and runs until December 1st 2020 and runs alongside a Poké Fair Scout to get the Sync Pairs of Steven and Cynthia

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Sunday: Pokémon of the Week

22-11-2020 13:00 GMT / 08:00 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon of the Week - Dragonite

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Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the fifty-second entry into the Generation VIII competitive field with a Hoenn Pokémon. These entries are created by the visitors for the visitors and then compiled by our writers Psynergy, Jellal, Aminith & Mcdanger. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the third generation. As soon as it catches the scent of prey, Sharpedo will jet seawater from its backside, hurtling toward the target to attack at 75 mph. This Pokémon is known as the Bully of the Sea. Any ship entering the waters Sharpedo calls home will be attacked-no exceptions. So, here it is, the fifty-third entry, Sharpedo

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Saturday: Pokémon GO - Community Day + Pokémon Journeys - Episode Title

21-11-2020 08:09 GMT / 03:09 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 09:09: Episode Title | Edit @ 21:02: City Spotlight

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, Magmar will appear, enmass, in Pokémon GO with a chance of Shiny Magmar appearing. During this event, when you evolve Magmar into Magmortar, it will know the move Thunderbolt, which is exclusive to this event. This coincides with 25% Egg Distance and 3 hour Incense. This runs at these times:
It runs from 11am to 5pm in your local time.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO - Community Day

The Pokémon GO City Spotlight event is starting. For players in Auckland, Busan and Tainan. It runs from November 22nd at 10:00 local time to 18:00 local time. It contains various Incense spawns, the addition of Unown C. It also includes Special Research for Ticketed Players and Timed Research for other players. We're currently compiling details for all the Timed Research and Special Research in our City Spotlight page

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have changed the timings for the Lake Legends event in Pokémon GO. This event will now run from 08:00 local time on November 24th to 22:00 local time on November 30th. However, the adition of Azelf, Mesprit and Uxie to raids will still run from November 24th at 21:00 UTC to December 1st at 21:00 UTC

Pokémon 2019

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Pokémon Journeys - News

A new set of Episode Titles have been released by a Japanese TV Guide. This episode is due to air on December 11th
Episode 1138: Chloe and the Really Mysterious Eevee

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