Friday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Online Competition

06-12-2019 07:18 GMT / 02:18 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

Battles for the first Pokémon Sword & Shield Online Competition have begun. This competition is the Galar Beginnings and is a Single Battle competition allowing Gigantamax and not allowing Mew, Zacian, Zamazenta and Eternatus. These battles run until 23:59 on December 8th 2019. This competition provides 50BP to all players who entered and participated in at least 1 battle

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

A new distribution has been announced for Japan. From December 8th, when you make a purchase at Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores across Japan, you'll receive a special book about the new anime series. In this book there is a serial code to obtain 100 Poké Balls. This code can be redeemed until March 30th 2020

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Ahead of tomorrow's Raid Day event, where Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Charmander, Charmeleon, Charizard, Squirtle, Wartortle and Blastoise will be available in Raids in all Gyms from 11am to 2pm local time in each region, a special Event Box has been released. This box costs 480 Coins and provies 6 Premium Raid Pass, 1 Star Piece, 1 Super Incubator and 1 Lucky Egg

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon Masters - Legendary Event + Pokémon GO Evolution Event

05-12-2019 06:00 GMT / 01:00 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon Masters Event

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Pokémon Masters

The first Legendary Event has begun in Pokémon Masters. This event, the Lurking Shadow event, features a storyline that lets you get the Sync Pair of Giovanni & Mewtwo by playing through stages and collecting Custom Vouchers which can be used to unlock Giovanni as well as increase Mewtwo's potential. 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 latest Pokémon GO event has begun This is the Evolution Event and features increased spawns of Pokémon that evolve in various ways. It runs from December 5th at 21:00 UTC to December 12th at 21:00 UTC. It also introduces Shiny Burmy and has unique Raids, Field Research and increased Egg Spawns. It also increases Lure duration to 1 hour, gives 2* Experience when evolving Pokémon and provides Evolution Items from Raid Battles. We're currently compiling all details for this event
Edit @ 22:03: The Raid Bosses have been changed with this event. We're currently cataloguing them in our Raid Bosses Section

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced that as of right now, they had adjusted rewards in Raid Battles. Following recent feedback, they have alered the amount of Rare Candy received fro completing raids and have now guaranteed the obtaining of Charge TMs in 4 Star Raid Battles

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Gigantamax Snorlax Event

04-12-2019 01:01 GMT / 20:01 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

Gigantamax Snorlax is now available in Raid Battles. If you connect online as standard or go to Mystery Gift -> Wild Area News you will download data for Gigantamax Snorlax raids which will allow for you to get the previously unobtainable form as well as various rewards for the battles. It will appear as random Max Raid Battles in any den throughout the Wild Area until January 5th 2020 so be sure to get it while you still can
Edit @ 02:24: We now have updated full details of all the Event Max Raid Battle Spawns
Edit @ 02:26: Updated the Itemdex with all locations for Technical Records from this event

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The VGC 2020 ruleset has been announced. The rules are as follows: Double Battles
Pokémon must be in Galar Pokédex and from Galar. Select Legendary Pokémon and Mythical Pokémon are not allowed
Battles have 90 second Team Preview
Your Time: 7 minutes | Move Time: 45 Seconds | 15 Minutes Game Time
Gigantamax Pokémon are allowed but will cycle through with more Pokémon being added every few months as they become more common through Wild Area Events. As of January 4th 2020, the following will be usable
Butterfree, Corviknight, Drednaw, Centiskorch, Meowth, Pikachu, Eevee, Snorlax, Sandaconda, Charizard (but only with Blaze)

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO event. This is the Evolution Event and features increased spawns of Pokémon that evolve in various ways. It runs from December 5th at 21:00 UTC to December 12th at 21:00 UTC. It also introduces Shiny Burmy and has unique Raids, Field Research and increased Egg Spawns. It also increases Lure duration to 1 hour, gives 2* Experience when evolving Pokémon and provides Evolution Items from Raid Battles
In addition to that, a special Raid Day will be held on Saturday December 7th from 11am to 2pm local times which features Kanto Starters in 1 Star, 2 Star and 4 Star raids. Players get 5 free Raid Passes during the event
Edit @ 21:19: We have created our usual page for the Evolution Event as well as the Evolution Event Raid Day

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 20

03-12-2019 09:22 GMT / 04:22 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

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Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 19

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few weeks now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 09:22: Updated the Ribbon mechanics page with Gen 8 data
Edit @ 18;09: Updated the Team Yell page

Until Next Time, See Ya

Monday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 19 + Pokémon Sword & Shield TCG

02-12-2019 10:44 GMT / 05:44 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

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Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 19

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few days now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 12:47: Updated the Pokémon Gender Mechanics page with Gen 8 data
Edit @ 13:34: Updated the Escape Mechanics page with Gen 8 data
Edit @ 14:11: Updated the Weight Mechanics page with Gen 8 data
Edit @ 15:16: Updated the Max Raid Battles page

Pokémon Card Game - SwordPokémon Card Game - Shield

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Pokémon Sun & Moon - TCG Set Release

The Pokémon Company have officially revealed all of the standard cards for the next Pokémon TCG Set. This set is called Sword and another called Shield and will release in Japan later this week on December 6th. As such, our card listing and the associated Cardex have been updated with the details of this set with translation help from Riyu, David Hochmann & ToineLay. Click here for the Sword set & here for the Shield set

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Four new boxes have gone live in Pokémon GO for purchase. There's currently no special reason for the boxes and no indication for how long they'll last
Special Box - 480 Coins - 2 Premium Raid Pass, 2 Super Incubators, 1 Lure Module, 2 Lucky Egg
Ultra Box - 1480 Coins - 17 Premium Raid Pass, 4 Super Incubators, 4 Star Pieces & 4 Lucky Egg
Adventure Box - 1480 Coins - 8 Super Incubators, 4 Star Piece, 10 Egg Incubators & 4 Lucky Egg

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 "Ringing in the Fun" and features a Pikachu with a Hoothoot Clock to ring in the new year and will be released later this month exclusively on the official Pokémon Center Website

Until Next Time, See Ya

Sunday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 18 + Pokémon (2019) - Episode Pictures 7 Character Biography + Advent Calendar

01-12-2019 07:27 GMT / 02:27 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

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Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 17

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few days now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 07:32: As it's the start of the month, the weather is locked into snow for all players in all areas of the Wild Area today. We have updated the Weather page with a full list
Edit @ 12:51: Updated the Type Changing Mechanics page with some missed elements in the last update
Edit @ 14:03: Updated the Critical HitsMechanics page with some missed elements in the last update

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

For those of you who completed the "Looming in the Shadows" Special Research, the next Special Research has appeared. This research is called A Challenging Development and appears to be similar to the Looming int he Shadows research but with a different name. We're currently compiling all details

Ivysaur is Quite Mysterious, Don't You Think So?

In The Anime Department

Pokémon (2019) - Episode Pictures

As usual, we have done pictures from the episode that aired in Japan today. This episode features Ash and Go investigating an influx of Ivysaur in the city. 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.

Character Biography - Jessie

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Character Biography

With the episode that has aired in Japan today, we have been able to update Jessie's biography with a change in her Pokémon in this week's episode. Be warned as it contains spoilers.

Character Biography - James

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Character Biography

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

Pokémon of the Week - Rillaboom

In The Pokémon of the Week Department

Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the first 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, & Mcdanger. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the eighth generation. By drumming, it taps into the power of its special tree stump. The roots of the stump follow its direction in battle. The one with the best drumming techniques becomes the boss of the troop. It has a gentle disposition and values harmony among its group. So, here it is, the first entry, Rillaboom

Advent Calendar

In The Site Department

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 year, 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

Saturday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 17 + Pokémon (2019) Episode Title

30-11-2019 07:45 GMT / 02:45 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 17

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few days now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 08:37: Updated the Updated Attacks page with a new effect of a classic move: Defog Edit @ 11:36: Updated the Terrains Game Mechanics page with Gen 8 data
Edit @ 15:13: With huge thanks to everyone who sent their images in, we now have images for all the available returning Pokémon's shiny variants added to the Pokédex

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

As it is now December 1st in some parts of the world, reports are coming in of the Giovanni reward in December. Should you complete the Looming in the Shadows Special Research in December, which resets every month, you'll face Giovanni and this month he has Shadow Zapdos.

Pokémon Masters

In The Anime Department

Pokémon 2019 - News

Some new episode titles for the upcoming anime series have been released through the Pokémon Fan magazine. This episode is due to air on December 29th and features Ash and Go entering a battle tournament in the Hoenn Region
Episode 1096: The Hoenn Region, Site of Fierce Fights! The Battle Frontier Challenge!!

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 16

29-11-2019 10:09 GMT / 05:09 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

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Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 15

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few days now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 10:09: Updated our Max Raid Battles Page with details on the levels Pokémon caught in Max Raid Battles
Edit @ 10:31: Updated the Updated Items page with a new function found for Rare Candy
Edit @ 15:25: Updated the Critical Hits game mechanic page with Gen 8 data
Edit @ 19:45: Updated our Max Raid Battles Page with details on what Cheers do
Edit @ 21:09: Updated our Updated Abilities page

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 15 + Pokémon Masters

28-11-2019 06:03 GMT / 01:03 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

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Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 15

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few days now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 07:05: Created a page on how to Customise your Battle Backgrounds for Multiplayer
Edit @ 08:29: Updated the Multiplayer Battle Backgrounds page with another background
Edit @ 11:48: Updated the Curry Dex page to include images of each curry.
Edit @ 15:37: Updated the Poké Ball Plus page with more items found
Edit @ 18:19: Updated our Dynamax Page with more moves that cannot be used against Dynamax Pokémon
Edit @ 20;59: Created a page on Special features that happen on your birthday

Pokémon Masters Event

In The Pokémon Department

Pokémon Masters

A new Sync Pair Scout banner that increases the chance of getting the Sync Pair, Grimsley & Liepard is now live, being available until December 19th. In addition to this, the level caps have been unlocked and Sync Pairs can now get to Level 120, 115 and 110 and there are now Ultra Hard Training Courses. Finally the LEgendary Login Rally has begun which features 300 Gems given a day for 14 days and allows you to complete Supercourses 6 times a day rather than 3. We're currently collating all elements of this event in our event section so click the image to go to the page

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 13

27-11-2019 07:08 GMT / 02:08 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 12:46: Rumble Rush | Edit @ 14:05: Gigantamax Snorlax | Edit @ 14:48: Sword & Shield TCG | Edit @ 21:00: Pokémon Go

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield

The latest news for Pokémon Sword & Shield has been released. This reveals Gigantamax Snorlax which will be available from December 4th 2019 until January 2020 through special Max Raid Battles in the Wild Area. It has a new G-Max Move called G-Max Replenish which restores a used berry for both it and its partner
Edit @ 14:49: We have updated our Wild Area Events page with this event
Edit @ 16:07: Nintendo of America have confirmed that the event ends on January 5th 2020

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 12

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few days now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 07:08: Updated our Dynamax Page with more moves that cannot be used against Dynamax Pokémon
Edit @ 09:04: Updated our Max Raid Battles Page with more moves that cannot be used in them
Edit @ 11:22: Updated the Terrains Game Mechanics page with Gen 8 data
Edit @ 12:06: Updated the Powder Game Mechanics page with Gen 8 data
Edit @ 14:00: Updated the Type Changing Mechanics page with Gen 8 data
Edit @ 21:16: Updated our Max Raid Battles Page with more moves that cannot be used in them

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The latest event has begun in Pokémon GO. This event is Friend Fest, an event running until December 2nd and 21:00 UTC. Here, Pokémon like Nidoran increase in spawns. It has 50% Trade cost, 2 Special Trades a day and an Attack boost when raiding with friend

Pokémon Rumble Rush

In The TCG Department

Pokémon VMax Cards

The Pokémon Company have today announced VMax cards. These cards are powerful Pokémon that feature their Gigantamax variants and have powerful attacks. They require a Pokémon V Card in order to play and give 3 Prize Cards when defeated. They'll be released in the Pokémon Sword & Shield set out in February 2020 in the US & Europe and next week in Japan
Edit @ 14:43: We have updated our Sword & Shield TCG section as well as our Card Dex with details of the new cards revealed today

Pokémon Rumble Rush

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Pokémon Rumble Rush

The new event has started in Pokémon Rumble Rush in Android with iOS coming soon. This event is focused on an island based around Mewtwo and contains various new Pokémon, new Gears and more. It runs for two weeks, until December 11th. 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 Mewtwo Sea
Edit @ 12:47: This also introduces a new Welcome pack where every day you will get a Welcome Ore that contains various Ore as well as 30,000 Coins. Day 1 is Ho-Oh, Day 2 is Lugia, Day 3 is Frogadier, Day 5 is Greninja and Day 7 is Mewtwo
They are also adding Pokémon Power Gears that can be used to enhance your Pokémon and Style Power Gears which cause damage to change.
The update also adds DPS and max damage to battles with Superbosses to see the amount of damage you inflict in it
They have also altered the game to make ore drop more
Finally they have added bundles for 4,000 and 7,000 Poké Diamonds

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 13 + Fennel's Munna Distribution + Pokémon Masters

26-11-2019 07:26 GMT / 02:26 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 12

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few days now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 10:50: Updated our Max Raid Battles Page with more moves that cannot be used in them
Edit @ 11:39: As per popular request, I have created a page of Egg Moves added to each Pokémon's Egg Pool
Edit @ 15:34: Updated our Lowest Poké Ball Level listings with Gen 8 data
Edit @ 16:20: Updated the Weather Game Mechanics page with Gen 8 data
Edit @ 18:19: Created a page on Ranked Battle, which will keep track of every ruleset for each Ranked Battle Season
Edit @ 18:09: Updated the Capture Game Mechanics page with Gen 8 data

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

To thank you for use of the Pokémon Global Link over the last 9 years, players who log in to the Pokémon Global Link can receive a special Munna based on Fennel's Munna from Pokémon Black & White. It can be found by logging in to your Global Link account. This code can be obtained from now until February 24th 2020 when the Global Link closers. The Munna is in a Dream Ball with its Hidden Ability and the moves Hypnosis, Dream Eater, Rest and Sleep Talk. Our Event Database has been updated with the details of this event

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

The Pokémon Global Link will go down on February 24th 2020 at 23:59 UTC. From then on, all gameplay elements which required access to it in the generation 7 games will be non-functioning. All other online components of those games will work

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Raid Battles have started to shift in Pokémon GO. From now until December 17th 2019 at 21:00 UTC, Terrakion will be a Level 5 Raid. As such, Raid Bosses will have changed in conjunction with it
Edit @ 22:08: The Raid Bosses have shifted and we're currently compiling them in our Raid Battles section

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters

Some news has been released for Pokémon Masters. With this they have announced multiple events.
First a Legendary Event featuring Giovanni and Mewtwo will run from December 5th through 19th and feature having to collect coupons in event stages in order to get Giovanni and Mewtwo
Starting on November 28th, a Sync Pair Scout for Grimsley will start to run as well as a new Legendary Event Rally that will earn players up to 4200 gems just for logging in
From December 11th through to December 31st, a Seasonal Exclusive Scout will release new Sync Pairs for Rosa and Siebold wearing Christmas attire and teamed with Delibird and Octillery respectively
They also confirmed that Lance and Cynthia will be added to the game soon
They have also announced a new feature coming called the Sync Grid which allows for you to customise enhancements to each of your Sync Pairs.

The Battle Villa has also been announced which is a single player area

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

In The Games Department

Pokémon Center - Pokémon GO

The Pokémon Company International have announced a line of Pokémon GO Team related merchandise. This is new merchandise and the first to be released outside of GO Fest events. At present, the following merchandise is available
Pokémon GO Fleece Varsity Hoodie
Pokémon GO Fitted Long-sleeve T-shirt
Pokémon GO Relaxed Fit Crew Neck T-shirt
Pokémon GO Fitted Scoop Neck Long-sleeve T-shirt
Pokémon GO Fitted V-neck T-shirt
In addition to that, the following merchandise will be added soon
Pokémon GO 27 oz. Water Bottle
Pokémon GO 9FORTY Baseball Cap by New Era

Until Next Time, See Ya

Monday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 12

25-11-2019 07:44 GMT / 02:44 EST by Serebii

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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

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Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 12

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few days now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 07:44: Updated the Max Raid Battles Section to start to include more moves that won't work only in Max Raid Battles
Edit @ 07:46: Updated the Dynamax Section to start to include more moves that won't work only on any Dynamaxed Pokémon
Edit @ 09:31: Updated the Speed Priority game mechanic page
Edit @ 10:19: Updated the Sound Mechanics game mechanic page
Edit @ 11:03: Updated our Comprehensive Type Chart with all new tye combinations introduced in Sword & Shield
Edit @ 12:14: As per many requests, we have reorganised pages in Pokéarth to display encounters sorted by weather first, then encounter method, to make it easier to see what Pokémon you'll find in each weather
Edit @ 14:47: Updated our Weather page with further details
Edit @ 15:20: Created a page on Pokémon with new Egg Groups
Edit @ 17:47: Updated the PokéJobs section to include a listing of each task's star rating and ideal type

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters

A new update has dropped for Pokémon Masters. This update brings the game to Version 1.4 and introduces a variety of new features:
-New Level Cap updates. Level Caps are increased to 120 for 5☆, 115 for 4☆ and 110 for 3☆ Sync Pairs. To do this you need Elite Four Notes, Buff Blend +, Tech Tonic + and Aid Ade + items which are now available through special Ultra Hard Training Courses. This will run from November 28th at 06:00 UTC
-Item Exchange Menus are altered to allow for Elite Four Notes and Buff Blend +, Tech Tonic + and Aid Ade + to be added. This will happen on December 1st at 06:00 UTc

Until Next Time, See Ya

Sunday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 11 + Pokémon GO Team GO Rocket + Pokémon - Episode Pictures + Pokémon of the Week

24-11-2019 07:43 GMT / 02:43 EST by Serebii

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Edit @ 10;20: Episode Pictures | Edit @ 13:00: Pokémon of the Week

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 11

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few days now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 07:42: Updated the Max Raid Battles Section to start to include a list of moves that won't work only in Max Raid Battles
Edit @ 13:17: Updated the Status Game Mechanics Section
Edit @ 13:39: Updated the Gigantamax Section to list off the location in the list rather than needing you to go to the Pokémon's page Edit @ 14:17: Updated the Abilitydex and Pokédex with in-depth details of the new abilities
Edit @ 15:55: Created a page on Increased Spawns
Edit @ 16:28: Created a page on Changes to Friendship and Affection Mechanics
Edit @ 17:35: Corrected an error in Pokéarth that prevented all Pokémon that spawn in the sky from appearing
Edit @ 18:38: Updated the Digging Duo Page with some clarifications
Edit @ 19:56: Updated the Breeding Game Mechanics Section
Edit @ 21:28: Fixed a bug in the Pokédex that prevented some Pokémon appearing in the Egg Chains

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Today is the Team GO Rocket Takeover event in Pokémon GO. From 11am to 1pm local time, all PokéStops will be taken over by Team GO Rocket and some unique field research will run. This research will be Defeat a Team GO Rocket Grunt for Ekans, Koffing or Meowth, Defeat 3 Team GO Rocket Grunts for Purrloin, Skorupi or Stardust or Defeat a Team GO Rocket Leader for Rare Candy

On Lugia They Go, Ash and Go!

In The Anime Department

Pokémon (2019) - Episode Pictures

As usual, we have done pictures from the episode that aired in Japan today. This episode features Ash and Oak visit the new laboratory opening in Vermilion City, only for a Legendary Pokémon to appear. 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 of the Week - Mega Kangaskhan

In The Pokémon of the Week Department

Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the final entry into the Generation VII competitive field with a Kanto 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 first generation. Kangaskhan's maternal love is so deep that it will brave death to protect its offspring. The child in its pouch leaves home after roughly three years. That is the only time the mother is heard to cry wildly. Kangaskhan protects its child by keeping it in its pouch. It has zero forgiveness for those who harm its child and will beat them down. You shouldn't get close to the child when it's playing outside its mother's pouch. Its mother is always nearby watching over it. So, here it is, the final entry, Mega Kangaskhan

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 10

23-11-2019 08:56 GMT / 03:56 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: 22:06 GMT

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 10

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few days now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 08:55: Fixed a bug that prevented some Pokémon appearing in the Giant's Mirror in Pokéarth and the Pokédex
Edit @ 10:31: Created a page on Weather in the Wild Area including a list of all Pokémon in the Wild Area that appear in four or less Weather Conditions
Edit @ 11:30: Updated the Marks Section
Edit @ 12:02: Updated the Ribbons page
Edit @ 12:41: Created a page listing Available Hidden Abilities
Edit @ 14:51: Created a page about Hop
Edit @ 17:02: Updated all sections including our Sword & Shield section, Pokéarth & Pokédex with Sword & Shield native images for all currently available Pokémon
Edit @ 18:07: Updated the Updated Abilities Section
Edit @ 19;36: Updated the Daily Event Section
Edit @ 19:45: Updated the Form Change page and Cramorant's Pokédex page to include some clarifications as to its ability
Dynamax Section
Edit @ 21:17: Updated the Max Raid Battle Dens List to say if it's Hidden Ability Capable

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Ahead of the Team GO Rocket Takeover of PokéStops that will run from 11am to 1pm local time tomorrow, a special Team GO Rocket Box is now live in Pokémon GO. For 480 Coins you will get 20 Max Potions, 3 Rocket Radar, 1 Super Incubator and 20 Max Revives

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 9

22-11-2019 07:36 GMT / 02:36 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: 21:10 GMT
Edit @ 21:10: Pokémon GO

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Coverage

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield Coverage Day 9

Pokémon Sword & Shield have been out for a few days now. As such, our usual discoveries are in progress. 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 @ 11:04: Updated the Champion Cup Rematch Page with more rewards
Edit @ 11:25: Updated the Digging Duo Page with all rewards
Edit @ 12:25: Updated the Berry Trees with more berries
Edit @ 12:54: Updated the League Card page with more league card customisation elements
Edit @ 13:40: Updated the Curry Dex Page with some clarifications for taste
Edit @ 13:56: Updated the Battle Tower page
Edit @ 14:40: Created a page for items obtained by Pickup
Edit @ 15:09: Updated the Updated Abilities page
Edit @ 15:59: Updated the PokéJobs Section
Edit @ 16:37: Updated the Item Listing, Pokéarth - Galar and the Item Database with full details of the item locations
Pokéarth and Pokédex to include full details for all strong wandering Pokémon
Edit @ 19:02: Updated the ItemDex to contain data for every single Technical Record's Raid Location
Edit @ 19;43: Updated the Dynamax Mechanics Page
Edit @ 19:54: Updated the Updated Abilities page
Edit @ 20:31: Updated the Wild Area page
Edit @ 20:54: Updated the non-Pokémon Version Exclusives page
Edit @ 21:42: Updated the ItemDex to contain data for Technical Record locations for Event Max Raid Battles

Pokémon GO

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO

Niantic have increased the maximum Pokémon Storage in Pokémon GO from 2,500 to 3,000. This can be done by purchasing new Pokémon Storage Upgrades. In addition to that, Item Storage can also be increased to 2,500

Super Smash Bros Ultimate

In The Games Department

Super Smash Bros Ultimate

The new Super Smash Bros. Spirit Event has begun in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. This event adds four new Pokémon spirits based on Pokémon from the Galar Region: Zacian & Zamazenta, Grookey, Scorbunny and Sobble, Morpeko and Corviknight. It runs for 5 days from today. Our Spirit List has been updated with the details of these spirits

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