Friday: Pokémon Sun & Moon - Online Competition + Pokémon 3DS Themes + Pokémon GO New Year Event

30-12-2016 10:13 GMT / 05:13 EST by Serebii

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Last Update: 21:47 GMT
Edit @ 11:05: 3DS Themes | Edit @ 21:47: Pokémon GO New Year Event

Pokkén Tournament

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - Battle Competition

The next Battle Competition has been announced. This is the Alola Friendly competition. The rules for this competition have yet to be announced but we'll update as soon as they come. Resgistration will be open from January 19th at 00:00 UTC to January 26th 23:59 UTC and battles will run from January 27th through January 28th. We'll bring full details as they're announced so be sure to check back

Pokémon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire

In The Games Department

Pokémon Sun & Moon - 3DS Themes

Following their reveal over the last few days and subsequent release in Japan and North America, the two new Nintendo 3DS themes are now available in Europe. These two themes focus on the starter Pokémon of the Alola Region. The first is the Pokémon: Adventure Partner which features artwork of Litten, Popplio and Rowlet adorning both screen. It has the music Your Home from Pokémon Sun & Moon
Secondly is the Pokémon: Full Power Z-Moves which features a panorama of Decidueye, Incineroar, Primarina and Pikachu and has the Battle Royal music from Pokémon Sun & Moon. Both will cost Ł1.79/€1.99

Pokémon X & Y

In The Games Department

Pokémon GO Update

The second leg of the Holiday 2016 Pokémon GO event has begun. In this event, which runs until January 8th, the Starter Pokémon of Kanto and their evolutions will be more common to find. In addition to this, Lure Modules will now last 60 minutes rather than 30 minutes for the duration of the event.
Finally, continuing on from the special boxes over Christmas, three special Boxes can be purchased with coins that give a bundle of items
Bronze Box - 460 Coins - 100 PokéBalls & 8 Lure Modules
Silver Box - 980 Coins - 8 Incense, 8 Lucky Eggs & 8 Lure Modules
Gold Box - 2480 Coins - 50 Great Balls, 25 Incense, 25 Lucky Eggs, 16 Lure Modules

Until Next Time, See Ya