Monday: New Pokémon Snap Coverage + Pokémon GO - GO Battle League + PokéToon

10-05-2021 13:58 BST / 08:58 EDT by Serebii

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New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

New Pokémon Snap has been out for over a week and a half now and our coverage is starting to wind down to a close. From here on, we will be updating new interactions and parts to the section without announcement. If you see any encounters or big interactions we've missed, please let us know
We currently have a near complete Pokémon List with Locations and a Lental Region Location Database which details every stage and all the Pokémon we can see in that stage
Edit @ 13:58: Updated more interactions into the PhotoDex section

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO event. This event is the Lumionus Legends Y event and features an increase in spawns of Dark-type Pokémon and adds Yveltal into the game. This event is this time split into two. Part 1 runs from May 18th at 10:00 local time to May 25th 10:00 local time
This event features increased spawns of Dark-type Pokémon such as Houndour, Carvanha and more
Alolan Rattata, Alolan Meowth, Alolan Grimer, Sneasel, Poochyena, Stunky and Purrloin will be in 7km Eggs
Pancham will be added to Strange Eggs for this event and beyond alongside Qwilfish, Larvitar, Absol, Skorupi, Sandile, Scraggy, Pawniard, Vullaby and Deino
Alolan Meowth, Yveltal and more will be in Raid Battles
Team GO Rocket will be appearing with more Pokémon types than before and you may even challenge more than 1 Grunt at once
There will be event exclusive Field Research featuring Galarian Zigzagoon, Scraggy and more
There will be a special Timed Research focused on Team GO Rocket to encounter Pokémon like Galarian Zigzagoon
During this event, you can use a Charged TM to help a Shadow Pokémon forget Frustration
There will be a Global Challenge Arena. All trainers can beat up to 25 million Team GO Rocket Grunts between May 15th and May 11th to unlock 3* Catch Stardust for the rest of the event, Galarian Zigzagoon in raids and shiny Galarian Zigzagoon

Part 2 will run from May 25th at 10:00 local time until May 31st at 20:00 local time and shifts things a bit
This event will be more focused on Eevee and Fairy-type Pokémon, and adds Sylveon to the game. Eevee can evolve into Sylveon if you earn hearts with it as your buddy
Eevee, Ralts, Spritzee, Swirlix and more will appear in the wild, alongside some of the Pokémon from Part 1
Eevee, Cleffa, Igglybuff, Togepi, Azurill, Spritzee and Swirlix will be in 7km eggs
Vaporeon, Jolteon, Flareon, Espeon and Umbreon will be in 3 Star Raids
There will be Field Research with Eevee and its evolutions, alongside AR Mapping tasks with Poffin
There will be Sylveon inspired Avatar items

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO Battle League has now shifted to the Master League & Master League Classic Cup Formats, alongside the Retro Cup which will only allow Pokémon that are not Dark-type, Steel-type or Fairy-type. This will run until May 17th 2021 at 21:00 UT

PokéToon

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PokéToon

The Pokémon Company have announced a continuation of their PokéToon web series. PokéToon first premiered on the Japanese Pokémon Kids TV channel in June 5th 2020 with a short featuring Scraggy & Mimikyu done in a classic western animation style. Since then, nothing happened until a new one launched a few days ago. Today, The Pokémon Company have announced a continuation of PokéToon with at least four more episodes coming. These episodes come in differing art styles and showcase various elements of the Pokémon world

Until Next Time, See Ya

Sunday: New Pokémon Snap - Coverage Day 11 + Pokémon GO - Marill Limited Research Day + Pokémon of the Week

09-05-2021 07:31 BST / 02:31 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 12:52: Pokémon of the Week | Edit @ 18:01: Episode Title

New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

New Pokémon Snap is out now on the Nintendo Switch and it is starting to activate on various Nintendo Switch eShops as it hits midnight. As such, our coverage is due to begin. We'll be posting content over the coming days for the game with our usual level of details and it'll be upgraded as time progresses. If you see any encounters or big interactions we've missed, please let us know
We currently have a near complete Pokémon List with Locations and a Lental Region Location Database which details every stage and all the Pokémon we can see in that stage
Edit @ 07:31: Updated more interactions into the PhotoDex section and another new Research Map into the Lental Region Location Database
Edit @ 16:08: As per requests, I've added details on each Crystabloom and Ruins to the Lental Region Location Database and have added some more Research Maps
Edit @ 19:38: Created a page for the Ancient Ruins

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Limited Research Day event featuring Marill is now starting to run in much of the world. This event runs from 08:00 local time tomorrow, May 9th until 22:00 local time on May 9th and features special Timed Research focusing on Marill, providing 60 different tasks and 68 total chances to get Marill, with increased shiny odds. We've got this entire event including every task covered so check our page for details

Pokémon 2019

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Pokémon Journeys - News

A new Episode Title has been released by a Japanese magaizne. This episode is due to air on June 4th. This episode features Ash, Goh & Chloe go to a Pokémon Center when Eevee & Grookey start acting up. Goh & Chloe insist the Pokémon are good so Ash suggests sending the pair out to run an errand
Episode 1158: I'd Like To Keep An Eye On Their First Errand!

Pokémon of the Week - Ludicolo

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Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the seventy-seventh 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, Mestorn, Aminith & Mcdanger. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the third generation. Ludicolo begins dancing as soon as it hears cheerful, festive music. This Pokémon is said to appear when it hears the singing of children on hiking outings. Upon hearing an upbeat and cheerful rhythm, the cells in Ludicolo's body become very energetic and active. Even in battle, this Pokémon will exhibit an amazing amount of power. So, here it is, the seventy-seventh entry, Ludicolo

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: New Pokémon Snap - Coverage Day 10 + Pokémon GO

08-05-2021 07:32 BST / 02:32 EDT by Serebii

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New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

New Pokémon Snap is out now on the Nintendo Switch and it is starting to activate on various Nintendo Switch eShops as it hits midnight. As such, our coverage is due to begin. We'll be posting content over the coming days for the game with our usual level of details and it'll be upgraded as time progresses. If you see any encounters or big interactions we've missed, please let us know
We currently have a near complete Pokémon List with Locations and a Lental Region Location Database which details every stage and all the Pokémon we can see in that stage
Edit @ 07:29: Updated more interactions into the PhotoDex section
Edit @ 13:15: As per request, I have created a page on Mechanics behind Photo Ratings and Score

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have given details on the Special Weekend for Mexico. This event will run from 11am to 5pm local time, with other bonuses available until 23:59 local time on May 30th. To get it, you need to get a ticket from 7-11. In addition to that, a Special Weekend event has been announced for the US for all Verizion members in the My Verizion app which will happen at the same time, likely with similar spawns.
On May 29th, you will have spawns of Clefairy, Jigglypuff, Eevee, Marill, Sableye, Stunky, Spritzee, Swirlix and Unown S (for Mexico) or Unown V (for US) using Incense
There will be Field Research with encounters for Eevee, Spritzee, Swirlix and Deino and Timed Research that give Star Piece, Lucky Egg, Incense, Spritzee Candy and Swirlix Candy
You have an increased chance of receiving Lucky Pokémon from trades and becoming Lucky Friends when interacting with a friend
You will have double catch experience
All players across the world will also have the following effects from May 28th at 17:00 UTC to May 31st at 17:00 UTC:
Gifts you can open daily will be doubled
Trade Distance will be increased to 40km

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: New Pokémon Snap - Coverage Day 9 + Pokémon GO + Pokémon Journeys - Character Biography

07-05-2021 07:03 BST / 02:03 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 11:22: Character Biographies | Edit @ 11:36: Epidode Details | Edit @ 14:01: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 20:32: Pokémon GO

New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

New Pokémon Snap is out now on the Nintendo Switch and it is starting to activate on various Nintendo Switch eShops as it hits midnight. As such, our coverage is due to begin. We'll be posting content over the coming days for the game with our usual level of details and it'll be upgraded as time progresses. If you see any encounters or big interactions we've missed, please let us know
We currently have a near complete Pokémon List with Locations and a Lental Region Location Database which details every stage and all the Pokémon we can see in that stage
Edit @ 07:25: Updated more interactions into the PhotoDex section
Edit @ 08:29: I have started adding Complete Research Maps to the Lental Region Location Database pages. These maps show the locations of Pokémon, Crystablooms and Ancient Ruins and can be completed in the PhotoDex part of the game.
Edit @ 14:44: I've updated the Missions section to give each mission its own unique page so that you can get full details on the mission easily, with example pictures of completion to help players work out what to do
Edit @ 16:29: I've now added full details for each of the Missions, including example pictures. One mission is currently bugged, however

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have accidentally put the Timed Research live for the Marill Limited Research Day early. This event is meant to run from 8am to 10pm on Sunday May 9th. We're currently compiling the details
Edit @ 07:36: we now have full details of the Timed Research tasks
Edit: Niantic have revealed that progress will be reset for players who start or complete it before the event

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO Community Day on June 6th will focus on Gible. At present no further details have been given for this Community Day but we'll provide more details as they come.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have confirmed that players have beaten the Fairy-type Catch Challenge and so, from May 11th 2021 at 10:00 local time, Galarian Ponyta will be able to be shiny, Pancham will be available in raids and there will be a 3* Catch Experience bonus from then until 20:00 local time on May 17th

Dragon Battle! Ash VS Iris!

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Pokémon (2019)

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Ash & Goh go to Unova after Ash has been invited for a battle by Iris. 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 - Iris

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Pokémon (2019) - Character Biography

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

Character Biography - Goh

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Pokémon (2019) - Character Biography

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

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: New Pokémon Snap - Coverage Day 8 + Pokémon Masters

06-05-2021 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 08:00: Pokémon Sales | Edit @ 15:03: Pokémon Master Journeys | Edit @ 18:25: Pokémon GO

New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

New Pokémon Snap is out now on the Nintendo Switch and it is starting to activate on various Nintendo Switch eShops as it hits midnight. As such, our coverage is due to begin. We'll be posting content over the coming days for the game with our usual level of details and it'll be upgraded as time progresses. If you see any encounters or big interactions we've missed, please let us know
We currently have a near complete Pokémon List with Locations and a Lental Region Location Database which details every stage and all the Pokémon we can see in that stage
Edit @ 08:25: Updated the Missions Page with some clarifications for many missions
Edit @ 09:46: Added more Example Photos for 3 Star and 4 Star encounters into the site's PhotoDex section
Edit @ 11:45: We now have example photos of every Pokémon's 3 Star or 4 Star encounter. These aren't all the encounters but can provide a frame of reference for getting your own. We're now continuing to find more interactions which will be added in time
Edit @ 12:36: Updated the Missions Page with some clarifications for many missions

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO event. This event is a new Special Weekend to be held in Mexico through 7-11 Stores. At present information hasn't been given but we'll provide more details as they come

Pokémon Masters - Champion Time

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Pokémon Masters

The Weather Alert Special Event is now live in Pokémon Masters EX. This event runs until May 28th 2021 and lets you earn Weather Tickets ahead of the main event later this month

Legendary Arena Tornadus

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Pokémon Masters

The Legendary Arena Azelf event is now live in Pokémon Masters EX. This event runs until May 20th and provides a challenge battling against Azelf in order to get a variety of rewards
In addition to this, the Triple Feature Spotlight Scout which gives boosted chances of getting Grimsley & Liepard, Elesa & Zebstrika & Burgh & Leavanny is now live

Pokémon Master Journeys

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Pokémon Master Journeys

The next dub series of the anime has been announced. This is the 24th Season of the anime is Pokémon Master Journeys and continues the story of Ash battling in the World Coronation series and Goh's journey to find Mew. It will be available in select markets as early as this summer and more premieres globally through the end of 2021.

In The Pokémon Department

Pokémon Sales Data

Today is Nintendo's quarterly financial release and with it comes various sales data for the Pokémon 3DS and Switch games. As of March 31st, the Pokémon game sales are as follows
Pokémon Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee: 13.28 million
Pokémon Sword & Shield: 21.1 million

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: New Pokémon Snap - Coverage Day 7 - Pokémon Café Mix

05-05-2021 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

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New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

New Pokémon Snap is out now on the Nintendo Switch and it is starting to activate on various Nintendo Switch eShops as it hits midnight. As such, our coverage is due to begin. We'll be posting content over the coming days for the game with our usual level of details and it'll be upgraded as time progresses. If you see any encounters or big interactions we've missed, please let us know
We currently have a near complete Pokémon List with Locations and a Lental Region Location Database which details every stage and all the Pokémon we can see in that stage
Edit @ 10:20: Updated the PhotoDex with more 3 and 4 Star photo encounters. We have just 5 Pokémon without 4 star encounters listed. We are still hunting for the rest
Edit @ 12:45: We now have at least 1 3 Star Interaction and 1 4 Star Interaction for every Pokémon in the game. We'll be continuing to add new interactions over time so be sure to let us know if you see any
Edit @ 16:05: Updated the PhotoDex with more 3 and 4 Star photo encounters
Edit @ 19:21: We have begun adding Example Photos for 3 Star and 4 Star encounters into the site's PhotoDex section
Edit @ 20:33: Added more images
Edit @ 21:13: Updated the Missions Page with some clarifications for many missions

Pokémon: Café Mix Coverage 1

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Pokémon Café Mix

Pokémon Café Mix has received an update. This update has has added 15 new stages and various new stages. We're currently collating all the details for the new stages so be sure to keep checking back
Edit @ 07:39: Updated the Regular Orders pages with all the new details. It's confirmed the next batch of orders will be released on May 19th

Pokémon Café Mix

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Pokémon Café Mix

The next event has begun in Pokémon Café Mix. This event is the Lucario Special Customer Team Event repeat and adds HOliday Lucario to the game as a Special Customer. It runs until May 19th 2021

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: New Pokémon Snap - Coverage Day 6 + Pokémon GO - Luminous Legends X + Pokémon Masters EX - Father or Foe Event

04-05-2021 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 09:00: Pokémon Masters Weather Event

New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

New Pokémon Snap is out now on the Nintendo Switch and it is starting to activate on various Nintendo Switch eShops as it hits midnight. As such, our coverage is due to begin. We'll be posting content over the coming days for the game with our usual level of details and it'll be upgraded as time progresses. If you see any encounters or big interactions we've missed, please let us know
We currently have a near complete Pokémon List with Locations and a Lental Region Location Database which details every stage and all the Pokémon we can see in that stage
Edit @ 07:58: Updated the Location Database with more details and discoveries
Edit @ 11:39: Updated the PhotoDex with more 3 and 4 Star photo encounters
Edit @ 14:46: Updated the PhotoDex with more 3 and 4 Star photo encounters
Edit @ 15:42: Updated the PhotoDex with more 3 and 4 Star photo encounters
Edit @ 20:05: Updated the PhotoDex with more 3 and 4 Star photo encounters
Edit @ 21:57: Updated the PhotoDex with more 3 and 4 Star photo encounters. We are now missing only 28 Pokémon's 3 or 4 star encounters, although they are more for ones we have found which are still being discovered. Be sure to let us know if you spot one we don't have

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Luminous Legends event is now rolling out worldwide. From 10:00 local time May 4th until 20:00 local time on May 17th, various Pokémon that appear. There are also new Raid Bosses to go with this event. We've got all the details of this event in our event section

Pokémon Masters - Champion Time

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Pokémon Masters

The Father or Foe Story Event is now live in Pokémon Masters EX. This event runs until May 20th 2021 and tells the story of Ghetsis coming to the Pasio Region. It gives all players the Sync Pair of Ghetsis & Kyurem
In addition to that, a Poké Fair Scout is live offering the Sync Pair of Alder & Volcarona

Pokémon Masters EX

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Pokémon Masters EX

The next event has been announced. This event is the Weather Alert event and has you investigate some strange weather in the Pasio Region. It runs from May th at 06:00 UTC

Until Next Time, See Ya

Monday: New Pokémon Snap - Coverage Day 5 + Pokémon Sword & Shield - Max Raid Battle

03-05-2021 07:06 BST / 02:06 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 21:00: Pokémon GO

New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

New Pokémon Snap is out now on the Nintendo Switch and it is starting to activate on various Nintendo Switch eShops as it hits midnight. As such, our coverage is due to begin. We'll be posting content over the coming days for the game with our usual level of details and it'll be upgraded as time progresses. If you see any encounters or big interactions we've missed, please let us know
We currently have a near complete Pokémon List with Locations and a Lental Region Location Database which details every stage and all the Pokémon we can see in that stage
Edit @ 08:50: Updated the Location Database with the final stage, providing further details
Edit @ 09:51: Updated the PhotoDex with a new feature. It will now list the best ways to get certain star shots. For most Pokémon, only 3 Star and 4 Star shots will be displayed as the 1 Star and 2 Star have numerous permutations and are often just standard. These will be updated over the coming days and weeks
Edit @ 10:51: Added 3 and 4 star photo opportunities to the PhotoDex listings for Pokémon from Florio Island
Edit @ 13:11: Updated the Location Database with more details and discoveries
Edit @ 15:48: Updated the PhotoDex with more 3 and 4 Star photo encounters
Edit @ 17:37: Updated the PhotoDex with more 3 and 4 Star photo encounters
Edit @ 19;37: The PhotoDex should now have 3 or 4 star interactions, or both, for the majority of the Pokémon. This will be added to over thecoming days so be sure to keep checking back

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Luminous Legends event is now rolling out in Asia Pacific regions. From 10:00 local time May 4th until 20:00 local time on May 17th, various Pokémon that appear. There are also new Raid Bosses to go with this event. We're currently compiling all the details of this event in our event section

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO event. This event is the Marill Limited Research Day event will will run on May 9th from 08:00 to 22:00 local time and will offer Timed Research and Field Research to get Marill encounters with a possibility of Shiny Marill

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

Following this weekend's special event, the Max Raid Battle Event has reverted back to the prior event. From now until an unspecified date, various early game Pokémon such as Centiskorch, Corviknight and Orbeetle are in Max Raid Battles.

Until Next Time, See Ya

Sunday: New Pokémon Snap - Coverage Day 4 + Pokémon of the Week

02-05-2021 07:30 BST / 02:30 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 13:01: Pokémon of the Week

New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

New Pokémon Snap is out now on the Nintendo Switch and it is starting to activate on various Nintendo Switch eShops as it hits midnight. As such, our coverage is due to begin. We'll be posting content over the coming days for the game with our usual level of details and it'll be upgraded as time progresses
Edit @ 07:30: Updated the Missions page with some more clarifications for completion
Edit @ 08:45: Updated the Location Database with more details for more stages
Edit @ 09:45: Made a change to the PhotoDex Section so that it will show the special form a Pokémon has if it is in fact a different form
Edit @ 10:02: Updated the Legendary & Mythical Pokémon page with details on how to get another interaction
Edit @ 11:20: Updated the Location Database with more details for more stages
Edit @ 12:46: Created a page on Photo Editing including lists of all effects, stickers and frames
Edit @ 14:48: Updated the Location Database with more details for more stages
Edit @ 16:22: Updated the Legendary & Mythical Pokémon page with details on how to get another interaction
Edit @ 18:13: Updated the Location Database with more details for more stages
Edit @ 19:49: Updated the Legendary & Mythical Pokémon page with details on how to get another 4star interaction
Edit @ 20:50: Updated the Location Database with more details for more stages, leaving only one without full details

Pokémon of the Week - Rotom

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Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the seventy-sixth entry into the Generation VIII competitive field with a Galar Pokémon. These entries are created by the visitors for the visitors and then compiled by our writers Psynergy, Jellal, Mestorn, Aminith & Mcdanger. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the eighth generation. It stands in grasslands, watching the sun's descent from zenith to horizon. This Pokémon has a talent for delivering dynamic kicks. Once a year, on a specific date and at a specific time, they gather out of nowhere and form up in a circle. So, here it is, the seventy-eighth entry, Stonjourner

Until Next Time, See Ya

Saturday: New Pokémon Snap - Coverage Day 3 + Pokémon Sword & Shield Ranked Battle

01-05-2021 07:46 BST / 02:49 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 16:03: Pokémon Masters Event

New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

Tomorrow is the release of New Pokémon Snap on the Nintendo Switch and it is starting to activate on various Nintendo Switch eShops as it hits midnight. As such, our coverage is due to begin. We'll be posting content over the coming days for the game with our usual level of details and it'll be upgraded as time progresses
Edit @ 07:49: We have updated the Available Pokémon & Location Database with more missing locations. If you see any Pokémon in locations we haven't yet posted, be sure to let us know via the contact link or on socials
Edit @ 09:37: We have started compiling details of The Mission Requests, adding them one island at a time
Edit @ 11:10: Added more Missions for two more areas
Edit @ 11:56: Added more Missions for two more areas
Edit @ 12:12: I've created an addition to the Location Database which lists all the missions that can be completed in that stage, but do note you need to have the mission in order to do it
Edit @ 13:00: I've started compiling text into the Location Database, detailing the Pokémon you find in each area, listing their best interactions where possible. This will be updated gradually over the coming days, with the harder to get Pokémon being noted first Edit @ 14:00: Updated the Legendary & Mythical Pokémon page with details on how to awaken one
Edit @ 14:33: Added more Missions for two more areas
Edit @ 15:01: Updated the Legendary & Mythical Pokémon page with details on how to awaken another
Edit @ 15:58: Added more Missions, now completing the missions section
Edit @ 18:17: Updated the Location Database with more details for more stages
Edit @ 20:07: Updated the Location Database with even more details for more stages

Pokémon Sword & Shield - VGC Ruleset

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Pokémon Sword & Shield - VGC Ruleset

Ranked Battle Series 9/Season 18 is now live. This ruleset returns to the inability of using any Restricted Pokémon. This will run from May 1st at 04:00 UTC to May 31st at 23:59 UTC. Be sure to check out our section for full details and Pokémon restrictions.
With this, the sixteenth 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.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Research Breakthrough Pokémon have shifted. From now until June 1st at 20:00 UTC, when you unlock a Research Breakthrough reward, the Pokémon will be male Galarian Ponyta and, with this, Field Research is shifting

Pokémon Masters EX

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Pokémon Masters EX

The next event has been announced. This event is a new Legendary Event, Father or Foe, and will provide a story focused around Ghetsis coming to Pasio to make amends with N, but all is not what it seems. It gives all players the Sync Pair of Ghetsis & Kyurem. It runs from Tuesday May 4th 2021

Until Next Time, See Ya

Friday: New Pokémon Snap - Coverage Day 2 + Pokémon Sword & Shield Raid Event

30-04-2021 01:05 BST / 20:05 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 06:04: Pokémon TCG | Edit @ 08:03: Pokémon Shirts | Edit @ 11:19: Character Biography | Edit @ 11:39: Episode Details

New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

Tomorrow is the release of New Pokémon Snap on the Nintendo Switch and it is starting to activate on various Nintendo Switch eShops as it hits midnight. As such, our coverage is due to begin. We'll be posting content over the coming days for the game with our usual level of details and it'll be upgraded as time progresses
Edit @ 01:04: We have updated the Available Pokémon & Location Database with more details
Edit @ 08:05: Updated the Location Database with more Rank 2 & 3 Pokémon found
Edit @ 08:20: Updated the Legendary & Mythical Pokémon page with more details
Edit @ 10:27: Updated the Legendary & Mythical Pokémon page with another Pokémon
Edit @ 10:42: Updated the Location Database with more Rank 2 & 3 Pokémon found
Edit @ 12:15: Updated the Legendary & Mythical Pokémon page with another Pokémon
Edit @ 13:13: Updated the Legendary & Mythical Pokémon page with yet another Pokémon
Edit @ 13:42: Updated the Location Database with more Rank 2 & 3 Pokémon found
Edit @ 14:59: Updated the Legendary & Mythical Pokémon page
Edit @ 15:36: Added more locations to the Photodex & Location Database
Edit @ 16:35: Updated the Legendary & Mythical Pokémon page with the final missing Mythical Pokémon. The page is now complete Edit @ 17:10: Our Photodex & Location Database now have locations for each Pokémon. However some species may still be hidden in some levels so we'll be continuing to add more over the coming days, with more intricate details about their behaviours
Edit @ 18:41: Updated the Location Database to show all the alternate paths in the stages
Edit @ 19:12: Updated the Titles Section to show the full details
Edit @ 19:44: Created a page on Illumina Pokémon. Be warned, this page contains story spoilers
Edit @ 20:46: Added the Level Experience requirements to the Location Database

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The Wild Area Event has now shifted in Pokémon Sword & Shield for a new Extra Event. With this, for the next few days, Meowth will be available, with Shiny Galarian Meowth being available. We're currently compiling all details of the event so be sure to keep checking back. This event runs until Sunday at 23:59 UTC
Edit @ 01:14: We have updated our section with full details of this Max Raid Battle Event, as well as updated our ItemDex for TR locations.

Pokémon Masters - Shining Heart of Dragons

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Pokémon Masters

The Blissful Bonanza Event is now live in Pokémon Masters EX. This event runs until May 7th 2021 and lets you play once a day in order to get tickets to get a variety of items

Pokémon TCG - Eevee Heroes

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Pokémon TCG - Eevee Heroes

The Pokémon Company have announced the next Japanese Trading Card Game set, Eevee Heroes. This set features a multitude of Pokémon and is especially focused around Eevee and its evolutions. Over a dozen cards have already been revealed and we've added them to our section with thanks to ToineLay for the translations. We'll provide full details of the set as they come

The Detested Absol!

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Pokémon (2019)

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Ash & Goh go to Hoenn to investigate a hot spring that has lost its water. The AniméDex has been updated with the contents of this episode. Click the picture to go to the section but be warned however as it contains spoilers.

Character Biography - Goh

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Pokémon (2019) - Character Biography

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

Pokémon Shirts

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Pokémon Shirts

A new set of Pokémon Shirts has been released by Original Stitch. These shirts add more Pokémon from the Hoenn Region such as Groudon, Flygon etc.. Alongisde this facemasks and bandanas from Generation 2 and 3 Pokémon are also now available
There will be 3 more waves of shirts to finish up Hoenn patterns as the year progresses;
Ocean in July with Kyogre, Milotic, Wailord etc.
Sky in September with Rayquaza, Latias, Latios etc.

Until Next Time, See Ya

Thursday: New Pokémon Snap - Coverage Day 1 + Pokémon GO - New Pokémon Snap Event + Pokémon Quest

29-04-2021 07:10 BST / 02:10 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 15:00: New Pokémon Snap | Edit @ 18:01: Pokémon GO

New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

Tomorrow is the release of New Pokémon Snap on the Nintendo Switch and it is starting to activate on various Nintendo Switch eShops as it hits midnight. As such, our coverage is due to begin. We'll be posting content over the coming days for the game with our usual level of details and it'll be upgraded as time progresses
Edit @ 15:12: We have updated the Available Pokémon page with a list of all available Pokémon in the game
Edit @ 15:24: There are no Shiny Pokémon in this game
Edit @ 15:53: Created a preliminary page on Titles
Edit @ 16:19: We have started our Location Database. This will be added to a lot over the next few days with more Pokémon and images, as well as in-depth details, so be sure to keep checking back
Edit @ 17:17: Added more locations and opened our PhotoDex so each individual Pokémon has a page which lists locations
Edit @ 17:53: Added more locations
Edit @ 19:25: Added more locations
Edit @ 21:09: Added multiple more locations and the Pokémon within
Edit @ 22:56: Added all island areas into the section. Working on Pokémon at higher research levels
Edit @ 00:30: I have added further details into the Locations & PhotoDex sections including Pokémon for every stage, all Rank 1 guaranteed with some Rank 2 and Rank 3 showing up. I'll be adding more over the coming day so keep checking back
In addition to that, I've started a Legendary Pokémon & Mythical Pokémon page to have a page showcasing where to find all the Legendary and Mythical Pokémon

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO Community Day on May 15th will focus on Swablu. This event will 25% Hatch Distance and has 3 Hour Incense. However, it will also give out the move Moonblast to Altaria.You will be able to purchase a ticket to receive Special Research "Cotton-Winged Bird". Mega Altaria will then be available in Mega Raids right after the event
The Community Day runs at 11am to 5pm in each local time zone

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The New Pokémon Snap x Pokémon GO event is now rolling out globally. From 10:00 local time April 29th until 20:00 local time on May 2nd, various Pokémon that appear. There are also new Raid Bosses to go with this event. We're currently compiling all the details of this event in our event section

Pokémon Quest

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Pokémon Quest

Following over a year of beta, Pokémon Quest is finally getting a release in China. This game will include a variety of features not in the original release in the west such as a Player VS Player mode, trainer customisation and various other new features. It's currently unclear if these features will be released in the west

Until Next Time, See Ya

Wednesday: Pokémon Masters EX - Eternal Rivals & Raihan + Level 135 Addition + Pokémon Secrets of the Jungle - DVD/Blu-Ray Release + Pokémon Journeys Episode Title

28-04-2021 06:17 BST / 01:17 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 07:00: Pokémon Masters EX | Edit @ 07:10: Pokémon Café Mix | Edit @ 09:37: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 14:25: New Pokémon Snap | Edit @ 21:00: Pokémon GO Snap Event

New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

The reviews for New Pokémon Snap are now going out and with it, various footage from a variety of outlets has come. As such, we have begun finding even more Pokémon available in the game and have added them to our Lental PhotoDex section. This section will be fully expanded when the game launches in the next two days so be sure to check back for all of our coverage

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The New Pokémon Snap x Pokémon GO event is now rolling out in Asia Pacific regions. From 10:00 local time April 29th until 20:00 local time on May 2nd, various Pokémon that appear. There are also new Raid Bosses to go with this event. We're currently compiling all the details of this event in our event section

Pokémon Masters - Eternal Rivals

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Pokémon Masters

The Eternal Rivals event is now available in Pokémon Masters EX. This event is a Time Trial event where you get scored based on the speed you complete the stages and rewards based on your cumulative score. It runs until 06:00 UTC on May 16th. We're currently compiling all details in our Eternal Rivals event section
Alongside this, a special Poké Fair Scout is now live offering the new Sync Pair Raihan & Duraludon.

Pokémon Masters - Eternal Rivals

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Pokémon Masters

The new Level Cap has been added to Pokémon Masters EX. All Sync Pairs can now get to Level 135 with new items available to unlock the level cap. To aid with this, new Training Courses have gone live: New Cap Unlock Drills are now live to get Buff Blend ++, Aid Ade ++ and Tech Tonic ++, as well as Level Drills to get the new Type Codex

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Some network text has announced that the Pokémon GO Community Day on May 15th will focus on Swablu. .You will be able to purchase a ticket to receive Special Research "Cotton-Winged Bird".
The Community Day runs at 11am to 5pm in each local time zone

Pokémon: Café Mix Coverage 1

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Pokémon Café Mix

Pokémon Café Mix has detailed a large coming update to the game. They have stated that in addition to expanding the game's content, the game will have a complete overhaul and will go live in Autumn 2021, with details coming in June 2021. All content including Staff Pokémon, Golden Acorns and items collected in the meantime will carry over
Alongside this, as they focus on the new update, the amount of new orders added every two weeks will be reduced to 15

Pokémon 2019

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Pokémon Journeys - News

A new Episode Titles have been released by a Japanese magaizne. This episode is due to air on May 28th. This episode features the start of the Project Mew arc of the anime
Episode 1157: Rivals for Go?! The Road to Mew!!

Secrets of the Jungle

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Pokémon - Secrets of the Jungle

The DVD and Blu-Ray release of the movie Pokémon the Movie Secrets of the Jungle has been confirmed for Japan on July 14th 2021. This home release comes in three variants: DVD, Blu-Ray and Special Edition Blu-Ray. The Special Edition comes with a bonus edition as well as a clear file set and a pamphlet, as well as special artwork

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: New Pokémon Snap - Day 1 Patch + Pokémon GO - Pokémon GO Fest + Raid Battles

27-04-2021 06:18 BST / 01:18 EDT by Serebii

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New Pokémon Snap

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New Pokémon Snap

The first New Pokémon Snap patch, a day 1 patch, is now available for download. This patch is required to utilise the online features in the game. This update will be automatically downloaded if you have preloaded the game on your Switch but will be prompted on launch day for physical copies. The update requires 125MB of space

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced Pokémon GO Fest 2021. This event will be a global event for players and will run on July 17th and July 18th 2021. This event is set to continue help celebrate Pokémon's 25th anniversary and Pokémon GO's 5th anniversary. Further details about this event will come at a later point

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Raid Bosses in Pokémon GO have now changed. From 10:00 local time today until May 4th at 10:00 local time, Incarnate Forme Tornadus, Thundurus and Landorus are now appearing as the 5 Star Raid Bosses, with the other Raid Bosses having changed. We have updated our Raid Battles section accordsingly

Until Next Time, See Ya

Monday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Max Raid Battles + Pokémon Masters EX - Spotlight Scout

26-04-2021 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 18:04: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 21:00: Pokémon GO May Events

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

Following this weekend's special event, the Max Raid Battle Event has reverted back to the prior event. From now until an unspecified date, various early game Pokémon such as Centiskorch, Corviknight and Orbeetle are in Max Raid Battles..

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO event. This event is the Lumionus Legends X event and features an increase in spawns of Dragon & Fairy-type Pokémon, adding Spritzee, Swirlix, Goomy and Xerneas into the game . It runs from May 4th at 10:00 local time to May 17th 20:00 local time
This event features increased spawns of Dratini, Ralts, Bagon, Cottonee, Spritzee, Swirlix, Goomy and more
Cleffa, Igglybuff, Azurill, Gible, Swirlix and Spritzee will be in 7km Eggs
Galarian Ponyta, Alolan Exeggutor, Xerneas and more will be in Raid Battles
The will be a Timed Research giving a Rainy Lure Module and Spritzee & Swirlix, among more rewards
There will be event exclusive Field Research featuring Swilix, Spritzee, Gible and Galarian Ponyta
It introduces the Rainy Lure Module which attracts Water, Bug and Electric-type Pokémon. Sliggoo can evolve when near this Lure Module or when the in-game weather has it as raining
If you evolve Dragonair into Dragonite or use a Charged TM on one during this event, it'll learn the move Draco Meteor. If you evolve Shelgon into Salamence or use a Charged TM on one during this event, it'll learn the move Outrage
There will be a Global Challenge Arena. All trainers can catch up to 500 million Fairy-type Pokémon between May 4th and May 11th to unlock 3* Catch Stardust for the rest of the event, Pancham in raids and shiny Galarian Ponyta
The Luminous Legends Y event will follow this event. It will feature spawns of Dark-type Pokémon, Team GO Rocket activity, Yveltal in raids and Pancham being added to 12km Eggs

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO events for May 2021.
First, the Research Breakthrough Reward has been announced. From May 1st 2021 at 20:00 UTC to June 1st 2021 at 20:00 UTC you'll get a Galarian Ponyta
The 5 Star Raid Battles have been confirmed:
From May 4th 10:00 local time through May 18th 10:00 local time, Xerneaswill be in raids
From May 18th 10:00 local time through June 1st 10:00 local time, Yveltal will be in raids
On May 4th at 10:00 to May 15th at 10:00, Mega Venusaur, Mega Charizard Y and Mega Lopunny will be in Mega Raids
On May 15th at 10:00 to June 1st at 10:00, Mega Ampharos, Mega Houndoom and a new Mega Evolved Pokémon will be in Mega Raids
May's Pokémon GO Community Day will take place on Saturday May 15th from 11:00 to 17:00 local time
There will also be Timed Research to get a Super Rocket Radar in the first week of May to tie in with the Luminous Legends X event. This will also change Giovanni to have a Shadow Moltres

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

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Pokémon Masters EX

DeNA have outlined some upcoming changes to Pokémon Masters EX
First Raihan & Duraludon will be added to the game alongside a Time Trial event: Eternal Rivals on Wednesday April 28th
Blissful Bonanza and Battle Villa begin on April 30th
On May 4th, the Legendary Event Father or Foe begins. This Legendary Event focuses on the Sync Pair of Ghetsis and Kyurem
On May 6th, a Special Event will begin called Weather Alert and is split into two phases with the second half being in mid May.
Two new Sync Pairs from Galar will appear in a Solo Event in Mid May
All Sync Pairs will now be able to reach Level 135. To do so you need new items which will be unlocked on April 28th in a new Training Area
Edit @ 09:20: We have updated the Sync Pair Listings with all Sync Pair stats for Level 135

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the Spotlight Hours for the month of May. They happen at 6pm to 7pm local time are as follows:
May 4th - Cottonee - 2* Catch Candy
May 11th - Dratini - 2* Transfer Candy
May 18th- Alolan Rattata - 2* Evolution Experience
May 25th - Marill - 2* Catch stardust

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO Battle League has now shifted to the Ultra League & Ultra League Premier Cup Formats. This will run until May 10th 2021 at 21:00 UTC

Pokémon Masters EX

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Pokémon Masters EX

The next Spotlight Scout has been begun in Pokémon Masters EX. This scout increases the chances of getting the Sync Pair of Elesa & Rotom and Volkner & Luxray and runs until May 16th 2021

Until Next Time, See Ya