Sunday: Pokémon GO - Team GO Rocket Takeover Event + Pokémon Journeys - Episode Details & Character Biography

12-07-2020 07:33 BST / 02:33 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Today is the Pokémon GO Team GO Rocket Takeover event. For 3 hours, from 11am to 2pm local time, Team GO Rocket will take Poké Stops more and will appear in Balloons every 20 minutes. Alongside this, you can now use Charged TMs to remove the move Frustration from Shadow Pokémon during the event. We have full details in our section so be sure to check it out

Sobble Sobs For What Reason?

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Pokémon (2019)

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Ash & Goh encounter a Sobble whose tears make everyone around it cry. 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 of the Week - Slowbro

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Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the thirty-third entry into the Generation VIII 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. A Shellder bite set off a chemical reaction with the spices inside Slowbro's body, causing Slowbro to become a Poison-type Pokémon. If this Pokémon squeezes the tongue of the Shellder biting it, the Shellder will launch a toxic liquid from the tip of its shell. So, here it is, the thirty-third entry, Slowbro

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Saturday: Pokémon GO - GO Rocket Box

11-07-2020 23:25 BST / 18:25 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Ahead of tomorrow's Pokémon GO Team GO Rocket Takeover, a special is now on sale in the shop. For 480 coins, thi gives you 10 Max Potion, 4 Rocket Radar, 1 Super Incubator and 10 Max Revive

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Friday: Pokémon GO - GO Fest Event + Pokémon Masters - Poison-type Event

10-07-2020 07:02 BST / 02:02 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The second Pokémon GO Fest Weekly Challenge event has begun worldwide. This event runs from 08:00 local time to July 15th 22:00 UTC and features special Timed Research focused on battling and Team GO Rocket in this event. During this event, the Team GO Rocket Balloons will appear more often, alongside Poison-type Pokémon and Dark-type Pokémon in raids. Giovanni will now also have Shadow Suicune and the Team GO Rocket Leaders have new Pokémon.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have confirmed a quirk happening with Team GO Rocket. While the event starts today and adds various new grunts, Team GO Rocket Leader teams and Giovanni with Suicune in balloons, for today the teams of the Leaders and Giovanni will remain as they were when you encounter them at Poké Stops. From tomorrow, they will change to the new teams. We have full details of the new teams on our Team GO Rocket pages

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

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Pokémon Masters

The next event has begun in Pokémon Masters. This event is the Poison-type Training event. This event allows for you to train up your Poison-type Sync Pairs and adds a new Spotlight Scout that allows for you to get the newly added Sync pair of Lucy & Seviper. It will run for two weeks

Pokémon Café Mix

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Pokémon Café Mix

The next event has been announced for Pokémon Café Mix. From July 15th through July 29th, Sobble 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 reucruit it as staff

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Thursday: Pokémon GO - Jessie & James + Pokémon Masters - Movie Tie-In Events

09-07-2020 07:01 BST / 02:01 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced that Jessie & James are to start appearing in a special Meowth Balloon in Pokémon GO for a limited time. When the balloon comes, you'll be able to battle them and some Shadow Pokémon they have been entrusted. Alongside this, special outfits of Jessie and James are available for free.
There are reports that the Shadow Ekans and Koffing you receive from the battle also have a chance to be shiny

Pokémon Pokémon

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The second Pokémon GO Fest Weekly Challenge event has begun in Asia Pacific Regions. This event runs from July 10th 08:00 local time to July 15th 22:00 UTC and features special Timed Research focused on battling and Team GO Rocket in this event. We've currently added all details for this event
Edit @ 21:01: it is confirmed that, during this event, the Team GO Rocket Balloons will appear more often, alongside Poison-type Pokémon and Dark-type Pokémon in raids. Giovanni will now also have Shadow Suicune and the Team GO Rocket Leaders have new Pokémon. We're currently collating those details
On Sunday June 12th from 11am to 2pm local time, Balloons will be in the sky more and you'll get 2* Stardust when beating grunts. You can use the Charge TM to forget Frustration as well
Edit @ 21:26: We have created a special page for the July 2020 Takeover Event

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

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Pokémon Masters

The next event has begun in Pokémon Masters. This event is the Double Trouble event. This event ties in with themovie Pokémon The Movie Coco and adds the Sync pair of Jessie & Arbok. It will run until September 17th

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Wednesday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Patch + Pokémon Masters - Movie Tie-In Event + Pokémon Café Mix - New Update + Pokémon Rumble Rush + Pokémon Journeys Titles

08-07-2020 03:15 BST / 22:15 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 07:00: Pokémon Café Mix | Edit @ 09:01: Pokémon Masters | Edit @ 09:45: Episode Titles | Edit @ 21:10: Pokémon GO

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

Some new updates have gone live for Nintendo Switch Pokémon software. First Pokémon Sword & Shield has received a new update bringing the game to Version 1.2.1. This update provides various undisclosed bug fixes including one that fixes an issue where players don't match together on the Y-Comm and make it so many raids edited by people cannot be played online

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Following a test on various players starting a couple of weeks ago, all players in Pokémon GOcan now receive a Daily Free Box and a special Daily Spawn once per day. You'll get a notification in the shop when you have the box and a note from Willow when you get the spawn

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

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Pokémon Masters

The next Story Event has been announced for Pokémon Masters. This event is the Double Trouble event. It is the first Pokémon Masters event to tie in with the anime, being a tie-in with Pokémon the Movie Coco and adds the Sync pair of Jessie & Arbok. It is expected to arrive in a few days

Pokémon: Café Mix Coverage 1

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Pokémon Café Mix

Pokémon Café Mix has received an update. This update has rebalanced many older stages and has added 30 new stages and various newPokémon, gimmicks and offerings. It also has added the Swap Shop for exchanging Master Mode points as well as a special Challenge Card that runs for a week. We're currently collating all the details for the new stages so be sure to keep checking back
Edit @ 08:41: Updated the Pokémon, Offerings & Gimmicks & Regular Orders pages
Edit @ 09:18: Created a page for Events to collate full details of events now Challenge Boards have been released
Edit @ 09:31: Created a page for Swap shop

Pokémon Rumble Rush

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Pokémon Rumble Rush

The new Battle Royale Cup has started. This cup is the Lunala Cup and, from today until July 15th, will run a special bonus powering up Psychic and Ghost-type moves. This cup includes two new pieces of Poké Glam to earn

Pokémon 2019

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Pokémon Journeys - News

Two new episode titles have been released by a TV Guide. These episode are due to air on August 2nd & August 9th. No further details have been announced for these episodes. We also got the full title for the previously revealed episode. The first episode features Pikachu getting impatient due to Ash's training with Riolu. The second episode features a trainer come to Ash & Goh for help as people mock Feebas, her favourite Pokémon and the third has Goh return to Azalea Town where, three years ago, he met a young boy who was looking for Celebi
Episode 1119: The Reluctant Pikachu and the Exasperated Mr. Mime
Episode 1120: Feebas and the Prism Scale
Episode 1121: Celebi: A Timeless Promise

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Tuesday: Pokémon GO - Team GO Rocket & Kyurem Raids + Pokémon Masters - Legendary Arena Event

07-07-2020 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced a new feature for Pokémon GO. This feature focuses on Team GO Rocket and implements the Rocket Balloon to the game. With this, you can now encounter Team GO Rocket via balloons if you are Level 40. As you play the game, occassionally a Team GO Rocket balloon will lower down above you. Tap it and you can get a battle with Team GO Rocket Grunts and Leaders including Giovanni. We have added full details to our Team GO Rocket section
Edit @ 22:07: The Pokémon GO Team GO Rocket Balloon feature has now started to roll out for players Level 35 and above
Edit @ 22:49: A Team GO Rocket Cap is now available to purchase in Pokémon GO for 150 Poké Coins

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Raid Bosses have changed in Pokémon GO. With this, from now for the next few weeks, Kyurem will be the Level 5 Raid Boss.

Pokémon Masters - Medals

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Pokémon Masters

The latest Pokémon Masters event has begun. This event is the second Legendary Arena event and acts in a similar manner to the Battle Villa where you go against the Cobalion and its health carries on after each battle. With this, you have to use multiple collections of Sync Pairs to take the Pokémon down. Doing so will give you some special medals and rewards.

Pokémon: Café Mix Coverage 1

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Pokémon Café Mix

Pokémon Café mix have announced the new update coming tomorrow. With this, there will be 30 new stages added alongside multiple new Pokémon. In addition to that, certain previous orders will be rebalanced through number of moves. They will also be providing a number of golden acorns to players who have completed certain amount of orders which will be distributed at a later date
20 Orders = 500 Golden Acorns
40 Orders = 1500 Golden Acorns
60 Orders = 3000 Golden Acorns
80 Orders = 4500 Golden Acorns
100 Orders = 7000 Golden Acorns

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Monday: Pokémon GO - GO Fest Trailer + Pokémon Café Mix

06-07-2020 09:09 BST / 04:09 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 18:33: Pokémon GO Trailer | Edit @ 21:00: Pokémon GO Battle League | Edit @ 21:10: Niantic Social

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

GO Battle League Season 2 has now shifted to the Master League format and the special new format, Premier Cup, which allows for you to use Pokémon of any CP, but prevents the usage of Legendary and Mythical Pokémon. This format will two for thee weeks until July 20th 2020 at 20:00 UTC

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Niantic Social feature is now live in Pokémon GO. This feature will show if your friends are online, as well as have a toggle to allow for you to show if you're online when playing Pokémon GO or other games run by Niantic. You can also now sort friend list by who is online

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Pokémon Company & Niantic have released a special trailer for Pokémon GO Fest 2020. This trailer is directed by Rian Johnson and is said to show a look at how GO Fest 2020 will work.

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Pokémon: Café Mix Coverage 1

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Pokémon Café Mix

It has been confirmed that there will be brand new Order stages added to Pokémon Café Mix this Wednesday and alongside this, Lucario will be added into the game. 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

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Sunday: Pokémon Journeys - Episode Details & Character Biography + Pokémon of the Week

05-07-2020 10:25 BST / 05:25 EDT by Serebii

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The Legend of Heroes! Leon's Ultimate Battle!

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Pokémon (2019)

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Ash & Goh go to Galar after receiving tickets for a World Coronation Series Master Rank match. 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 - Ash

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Pokémon (2019) - Character Biography

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

Pokémon of the Week - Urshifu

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Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the thirty-second entry into the Generation VIII competitive field with a Kalos 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 sixth generation. Sometimes it misunderstands instructions and appears dazed or bewildered. Many Trainers don't mind, finding this behavior to be adorable. Its form of offense is forcefully stretching out its horns. The strikes land 100 times harder than any blow from a heavyweight boxer. So, here it is, the thirty-second entry, Goodra

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Saturday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Gigantamax Copperajah + Pokémon Masters - Cobalion Event

04-07-2020 09:02 BST / 04:02 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 16:18: Gigantamax Copperajah

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

Following its distribution across Europe last month, another distribution of the Dynamax Crystal to get Gigantamax Copperajah has been revealed. From now until July 31st, you will now be able to get the code to get a Dynamax Crystal from Gamestop in Ireland. When you enter the code from this event, you'll get a special Dynamax Crystal which can be activated to create a Gigantamax Copperajah Max Raid Battle in the Watchtower RuinsWe have updated our Dynamax Crystal event page with a list of all details for this Max Raid Battle

Pokémon Masters - Serena

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Pokémon Masters

A new Legendary Arena event has been announced for Pokémon Masters. This event is focused on the Legendary Pokémon Cobalion and will be coming soon. It's suggested to power up Fire-type Pokémon in order to face it.

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Friday: Pokémon GO - Anniversary Event + Pokémon Twilight Wings

03-07-2020 06:01 BST / 01:01 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The first Pokémon GO Fest Weekly Challenge event, and the Pokémon GO 4th Anniversary event, is starting to roll out worldwide. This event runs from July 3rd 08:00 local time to July 8th 22:00 UTC and features a Flying Pikachu, increased spawns of Flying-type Pokémon, and party hat Pokémon returning. It also adds Shiny Pidove to the game and adds Ducklett & Swanna. This event also has some Timed Research that can unlock some GO Fest spawns. We're currently collating all details of this event so be sure to keep checking our section
In addition to this, a Ho-Oh Raid Weekend event is now running from July 3rd 08:00 local time until July 6th at 22:00 local time. With this, the Raid Bosses have shifted

Pokémon Masters - Serena

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Pokémon Masters

A new Spotlight Scout is now available in the shop in Pokémon Masters. This Spotlight Scout runs until July 21st and features increased rates on getting both Hilda & Tepig and Ethan & Cyndaquil.

Pokémon Card Game - Legendary Beat

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Pokémon Sword & Shield - TCG Set Release

The Pokémon Company have officially revealed all the cards the next set for the Pokémon Sword & Shield TCG. This subset, Legendary Beat, is being released on July 10th 2020 and features a variety of Legendary Pokémon including a new style of card known as Amazing Rares which have big effects but with strong energy costs. As such, our card listing and the associated Cardex have been updated with the details of this set with thanks to ToineLay for help with translation.

Pokémon Twilight Wings

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Pokémon Twilight Wings

The sixth episode of the Pokémon Twilight Wings web anime series is now live. This series is a web based show separate from the main anime which focuses on the characters of the Galar Region. It is produced by Studio Colorido and airs monthly on the official youtube channel. The episode can be found below. We're currently updating all our databases with the content of this episode.
Edit @ 06:13: Our Anime Dex is now updated with the contents of Twilight Wings Episode 6 - Moonlight

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Thursday: Pokémon GO Community Day + Pokémon Masters - Scouts

02-07-2020 07:28 BST / 02:28 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the details of the next Pokémon GO Community Day. This features Gastly and runs on July 19th 2020 from 11am to 5pm local time and features 1/4 Egg Distance. If you evolve Haunter into Gengar during this event, you will get a Gengar knowing Shadow Punch. There will be a Special Research ticket to get the research "The Great Gastyl" costing $1. Finally there will be a Community Day Box featuring 30 Ultra Balls, an Elite Fast TM, 2 Incense and 2 Incubators

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The first Pokémon GO Fest Weekly Challenge event, and the Pokémon GO 4th Anniversary event, has begun in Asia Pacific Regions. This event runs from July 3rd 08:00 local time to July 8th 22:00 UTC and features a Flying Pikachu, increased spawns of Flying-type Pokémon, and party hat Pokémon returning. It also adds Shiny Pidove to the game and adds Ducklett & Swanna. THis event also has some Timed Research that can unlock some GO Fest spawns. We're currently collating all details of this event so be sure to keep checking our section
In addition to this, a Ho-Oh Raid Weekend event is now running from July 3rd 08:00 local time until July 6th at 22:00 local time
Edit @ 21:02: We now have full details on the Timed Research for this event

Pokémon Masters - Serena

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Pokémon Masters

Two special 5 Star Select Scouts are now available in the shop in Pokémon Masters. One will last for 48 hours where you use 300 Paid Gems to get a Scout and you can also select any 5 Star Sync Pair while the other lasts a week and requires 3000 Paid Gems to do 10 Scouts and you can also select a 5 Star Sync Pair.

Pokémon Masters - Serena

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TikTok Filter

A special set of TikTok stickers have gone live in Japan based on pokémon Café Mix. This will add various imagery of the offerings from Pokémon Café Mix as well as imagery of the Pokémon and puzzles from the game.

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Wednesday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Ranked Battle + Pokémon Café Mix - Scorbunny Event

01-07-2020 07:04 BST / 02:04 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon Sword & Shield - VGC Ruleset

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Pokémon Sword & Shield - VGC Ruleset

Ranked Battle Series 5 is now live. This ruleset continues the addition of available Gigantamax Pokémon and now allows all presently available Gigantamax. This will run from July 1st at 04:00 UTC to August 30th at 23:59 UTC. With this, the rewards that you'll get after this month's Season have also been announced, removing Nature Mints and adding in Armorite Ore

Pokémon Sword & Shield - Gift

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Pokémon Sword & Shield - Ranked Battle Rewards

The sixth 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 nature mints up to Bottle Caps depending upon your placement. We have full details of the rewards in our Ranked Battle section

Pokémon Sword & Shield - Gift

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The Rankings are now live in Pokémon Sword & Shield for the recent International Friendly Online Competition. To check the results you need to go to VS and then into the Battle Stadium feature and check previous competitions. With this, once you have checked your results, you can now receive the 50 BP gift if you go to Mystery Gift and select Get Battle Stadium Rewards

Pokémon HOME

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Pokémon HOME

A new patch is live for Pokémon HOME on Nintendo Switch. This patch brings the app to Version 1.1.1 and provides a bug fix so that Pokémon that get transferred are now added to the Isle of Armor Pokédex

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

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

Pokémon: Café Mix Coverage 1

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Pokémon Café Mix

The first Special Customer event has begun in Pokémon Café Mix. From today until July 15th, Scorbunny will start to appear in the café as a customer. If you complete orders for it, you'll be able to recruit it to be a staff member. If you start building friendship before the event ends, you'll be able to invite it to a Party to still be able to recruit it.
Alongside this, new Regular Orders have been added. We're currently cataloguing all of these so be sure to keep checking back
Edit @ 08:19: Updated the Pokémon, Offerings & Gimmicks & Regular Orders pages

Pokémon Rumble Rush

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Pokémon Rumble Rush

The new Battle Royale Cup has started. This cup is the Pheromosa Cup and, from today until July 8th, will run a special bonus powering up Fighting and Bug-type moves. This cup includes two new pieces of Poké Glam to earn

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Tuesday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Max Raid Battle Event & Zeraora Event + Pokémon Masters - Serena Event

30-06-2020 01:07 BST / 20:07 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon Sword & Shield / HOME - Zeraora Distribution

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Pokémon Sword & Shield / HOME - Zeraora Distribution

The Shiny Zeraora is now being distributed to players through Pokémon HOME. To celebrate over 2 million Zeraora being defeated in the recent Max Raid Battle Event, you can get the Shiny Zeraora as well as 8 Armorite Ore. To be eligible, you need to have deposited a Pokémon in Pokémon HOME from Sword & Shield since Wednesday June 17th, and have up until July 6th to do so to register it. This distribution will run for one week until July 6th at 23:59 UTC. We have updated our Event Database with details of this event

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The Wild Area Event has now shifted in Pokémon Sword & Shield. With this, the 22 Gigantamax Pokémon have left the boosted raids and with this, various Steel-type and Rock-type Pokémon have been added. At launch this event is currently bugged as it's calling for an item that doesn't exist in the code but a fix is expected soon. This event runs until July 31st at 23:59 UTC
Edit @ 01:28: We have updated our section with full details of this Max Raid Battle Event, as well as updated our ItemDex for TR locations.
Edit @ 02:56: The bug that afflicted the Max Raid Battle event is fixed and raids can now be completed without a crash
Edit @ 17:08: They have updated the data again and have changed the item rewards. We have updated our section to detail this

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO events for July 2020.
First, the Research Breakthrough Reward has been announced. From July 1st 2020 at 20:00 UTC to August 1st 2020 at 20:00 UTC you'll get a Larvitar

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the Spotlight Hours for the month of July. They happen at 6pm to 7pm local time are as follows:
July 7th - Taillow - 2 * Transfer Candy
July 14th - Zubat - 2 * Evolution Experience
July 21st - Oddish - 2 * Catch Stardust
July 28th - Buizel - 2 * Catch Experience

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have confirmed that Kyurem will join Raid Battles in Pokémon GO from July 7th at 20;00 UTC. With this, it will also have a Raid Hour every Wednesday at 18:00 UTC until it leaves Raid Battles

Pokémon Masters - Serena

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Pokémon Masters

Two events are now live in Pokémon Masters. Alongside the new release of the Spotlight Scout that adds Serena & Fennekin into the game, which runs until July 21st, these two events are running
First is the Story Event - Serena's Dessert Party. This story event tells the story of Serena as she enters Pasio and ends with a big new Arena style battle where you have to face off against opponents using up to 9 Sync Pairs
Finally is the Training Event - Fire-Type Training Event. This event allows for easy training of Fire-type Pokémon and can get you to earn vouchers to exchange for Move Candy.
This event also unlocks the Sync Grid for both Serena & Fennekin and Hilda & Tepig.

Pokémon Masters - Serena

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Pokémon Championship Series

Details have been announced for the 2021 Championship Series on the assumption that play can resume within the next 12 months. The details are as follows:
Age Divisions remain the same as this season
The World Championships will take place over 4 days starting on Thursday
Championship Points will be carried over into the whole of the 201 series
The CP qualifiers are as below:
Thursday players are those who reach the qualification bar that matches the 2020 bar, so players who qualified for Worlds 2020 already qualifier for Thursday of Worlds 2021
Friday players are those who reach a new CP bar set in 2021. Players who hit the Friday bar skip play on Thursday
CP amount and Best Finish Limits will be announced at a later date.

Super Smash Bros Ultimate

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Super Smash Bros Ultimate

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

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Monday: Pokémon Café Mix

29-06-2020 10:09 BST / 05:09 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 19:57: Pokémon Players Cup | Edit @ 22:09: Pokémon GO Box

Pokémon: Café Mix Coverage 1

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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

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Three new boxes have gone live in Pokémon GO ahead of the GO Fest tie in events later this week:
Special Box - 480 Coins - 4 Premium Battle Pass, 1 Super Incubator, 4 Incense
Ultra Box - 1480 Coins - 17 Premium Battle Pass, 4 Super Incubator, 4 Star Piece, 4 Lucky Egg
Adventure Box - 1480 Coins - 14 Super Incubators, 4 Star Pieces, 4 Egg Incubators, 4 Lucky Egg

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The registration is now live for the Pokkén Tournament DX aspect of Players Cup. 128 players for Europe, 128 players for North America and 64 players for Oceania can register to participate in the Players Cup. Players will play on qualifiers on July 11th until 64 players remain. Registration is open until July 3rd or until it is capped out and is available on the official site

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Sunday: Pokémon Masters - Serena Announcement + Pokémon Journeys - Episode Details + Pokémon of the Week

28-06-2020 09:01 BST / 04:01 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon Masters - Clemont

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters

The next Story Event has been announced for Pokémon Masters. This event is the Serena's Dessert Party event. It also runs alongside a Spotlight Scout for Serena. This gives the ability to get the Sync pair of Serena & Fennekin. It is expected to arrive in a few days

Pokémon Sword & Shield

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sword & Shield

The special Pokémon Players Cup Invitational is being streamed today. This small circuit is an official online circuit being run as the in person circuit had to be cancelled. Today is Day 2 of the Pokkén Tournament DX Invitational Tournament featuring the players Allister "ALLISTER" Singh, Anthony "Rokso" Paratore, Benjamin "Toasty" De La Rosa, Chaz "Mewtater" Wright, Davon "Shadowcat" Amos-Hall, Jacob "ThanksAlot" Waller, Labib "slippingbug" Haq & Niklas "Wingtide" Laerbusch
This stream will start at 18:00 UTC / 19:00 BST / 20:00 CEST / 14:00 EDT / 11:00 PDT and we're hosting it in our section

Splash! Magikarp / Crown Yourself Slowking

In The Anime Department

Pokémon (2019)

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode featured two vignettes, one focused on Goh entering a Magikarp Jump competition and another featuring Ash & Goh arriving on an island full of Slowpoke. 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.

Pokémon 2019

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Journeys - News

A new episode title has been released by a TV Guide. This episode is due to air on July 26th. No further details have been announced for this episode
Episode 1119: The Reluctant Pikachu

Pokémon of the Week - Urshifu

In The Pokémon of the Week Department

Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the thirty-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. This form of Urshifu is a strong believer in the one-hit KO. Its strategy is to leap in close to foes and land a devastating blow with a hardened fist. Inhabiting the mountains of a distant region, this Pokémon races across sheer cliffs, training its legs and refining its moves. It's believed that this Pokémon modeled its fighting style on the flow of a river-sometimes rapid, sometimes calm. This form of Urshifu is a strong believer in defeating foes by raining many blows down on them. Its strikes are nonstop, flowing like a river. So, here it is, the thirty-first entry, Urshifu

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