Tuesday: Pokémon Sword & Shield: Crown Tundra - New Information

29-09-2020 11:50 BST / 06:50 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 16:14: Partner Cap Pikachu | Edit @ 21:00: Pokémon GO

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

Today, at 13:00 UTC / 14:00 BST / 15:00 CEST / 09:00 EDT / 06:00 PDT / 22:00 JST / 23:00 AEST, a special presentation of new Pokémon Sword & Shield - Expansion Pass information will be held. This will provide new details about the upcoming DLC pack. You can watch it live below and we will provide full updates as and when they come
Edit @ 14:01: Galarian Slowking has been revealed. It is Poison/Psychic-type
The Crown Tundra releases on October 22nd in America and October 23rd in Europe and Japan while a special physical bundle containing Sword & Shield and the EXpansion Pass will release November 6th
Ash Hat Pikachu will be available in Pokémon Sword & Shield soon. First code: P1KACHUGET for Original Cap
Pokémon GO to HOME connectivity is coming soon. When you first transfer, you'll receive a Gigantamax Melmetal. GO connectivity to hit in 2020
It is confirmed that Pokémon Sword & Shield Crown Tundra contains a new item, the Ability Patch, that allows for you to change a Pokémon's ability to its Hidden Ability
With Dynamax Adventures, players will take 3 different Pokémon in but select one ahead of the next battle as you go through battles with Dynamax Pokémon. Reduced Hit Points and PP remain from the previous battles
Edit @ 14:29: Galarian Slowking's special move Eerie Spell causes opponent to lose 3PP from its last move. Its ability, Curious Medicine, resets stat changes of ally Pokémon when it enters the field
Edit @ 14:30: We have updated our DLC Galarian Forms Page
Edit @ 14:36: We have updated our Pre-Release Screenshots Page
The other Cap Pikachu will be distributed at the following times: Hoenn Cap: October 2, Sinnoh Cap: October 9, Unova Cap: October 16, Kalos Cap October 18, Alola Cap: October 23, World Cap: October 30
Edit @ 14:45: We have updated our The Crown Tundra Page to include full details of all officially confirmed returning Pokémon
Edit @ 14:50: We have updated our New Abilities Page
Edit @ 15:04: We have updated our Dynamax Adventures page with full details on the Rental Pokémon possibilities
Edit @ 19;12: We have updated our Pokémon HOME Transfer page

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

In addition to the Original Cap Pikachu event that is currently live with the code P1KACHUGET that was announced in the reveal, a new code: 1CH00SEY0U is also live to get the Partner Cap Pikachu. Like all of the Pikachu codes, these codes will expire on November 30th

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Mega Houndoom is now available in Raid Battles in Pokémon GO and available to Mega Evolve once you have obtained nnough Mega Energy to do so. Mega Houndoom requires 200 energy to first Mega Evolve. Check out our Mega Evolution section for further details
Edit @ 22:25: The Current Raid Bosses have changed alongside this. We're currently cataloguing them all

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced that some of the bonuses that have been in place since the pandemic began are to end on October 1st at 20:00 UTC. As of then, hatch distance will return to normal and Incense's increased effectiveness will only apply while walking. and Buddy Pokémon will only give you gifts once per day.
However the maximum gifts will remain at 20, you'll continue to receive 3* Stardust and XP on your first catch and Incense remains running for 60 minutes. Currently it's unknown if the other features such as standard damage for Remote Raids will remain

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced a special Pokémon HOME celebration event for when connectivity opens up later this year. During this celebration, Shiny Meltan will start to appear once again from the Mystery Boxes in Pokémon GO. Currently we have no further details so be sure to keep checking back.
A Pokémon Support article indicates that there will be a cost in PokéCoins in Pokémon GO to transfer Pokémon from Pokémon GO to Pokémon HOME. At present no further details such as the true cost are known. We'll provide details as they come

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Monday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Online Competition Reward + Pokémon Masters EX - New Updates

28-09-2020 07:01 BST / 02:01 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 08:14: Sword & Shield Distribution | Edit @ 14:00: Pokémon Sword & Shield News

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

It has been confirmed that the next information for Pokémon Sword & Shield The Crown Tundra is to be released tomorrow at September 29th at 13:00 UTC via a Youtube stream. We don't know what will be featured but will provide full details as it happens. We will host the stream as it happens so be sure to check back tomorrow
This news reveal will also feature a new song by Bump Of Chicken called Gotcha

Pokémon Sword & Shield - Gift

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The Rankings are now live in Pokémon Sword & Shield for the recent Players Cup II Qualifier 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 Masters EX

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Pokémon Masters EX

A new update has gone live in Pokémon Masters EX. This update adds many new features including the upcoming Halloween tie in events and multiple new Sync Pairs. We're currently updating the site sections with all details. In addition to this, DeNA have confirmed that they have added a new element to tab between Egg Sync Pairs and standard Sync Pairs
There's a new Ticket Scout which can be used to scout some Sync Pairs by using special tickets
Stamina required for Sync Orb Training stages is reduced to 10 as of September 30th at 06:00 UTC
The cost to replenish Stamina will always be 40 as of September 30th at 06:00 UTC
Edit @ 10:31: The Egg Pool has been updated with the inclusion of the new sync pair of the Main Character & Kangaskhan, which can be shiny. We have updated the egg rates accordingly

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

27-09-2020 10:26 BST / 05:26 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 10:32: Anime Trailer | Edit @ 10:52: Episode Details | Edit @ 13:05: Pokémon of the Week

Pokémon 2019

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Pokémon Journeys - News

A new trailer has been released for upcoming parts of the Pokémon anime including scenes from the upcoming episodes in the Sword & Shield arc, Mewtwo and more

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Ash VS Bea! Overcome Octolock!

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Pokémon (2019)

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Ash & Goh go to Cianwood City for Ash to have a rematch with the Galar Gym Leader Bea. 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 - Dragapult

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Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the forty-fourth entry into the Generation VIII competitive field with a Galar Pokémon. These entries are created by the visitors for the visitors and then compiled by our writers Psynergy, Jellal, & Mcdanger. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the eighth generation. When it isn't battling, it keeps Dreepy in the holes on its horns. Once a fight starts, it launches the Dreepy like supersonic missiles. Apparently the Dreepy inside Dragapult's horns eagerly look forward to being launched out at Mach speeds. So, here it is, the forty-fourth entry, Dragapult

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Saturday: Pokémon Masters EX - Volkner Event

26-09-2020 09:04 BST / 04:04 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon Masters - Rock-type Egg Event

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Pokémon Masters

The next Story Event has been announced. This event, The Eccentric Electritian is focused around the Sunyshore Gym Leader Volkner and will add him and his Luxray as a Sync Pair to the game. It is expected on Wednesday September 30th

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Friday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Online Competition + Pokémon TCG - Champion's Path

25-09-2020 06:13 BST / 01:13 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 07:12: Champion's Path | Edit @ 09:33: Dynamax Centiskorch | Edit @ 14:23: Pokémon GO Raid Battles

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

Following the announcement a couple of days ago, the new Dynamax Crystal event is available in Europe. This event is rolling out in various countries including Gamestop in Germany, Austria and Switzerland and Intertoys in the Netherlands and will run from Friday September 25th through October 25th. When you enter the code given at stores from this event, you'll get a special Dynamax Crystal which can be activated to create a Gigantamax Centiskorch Max Raid Battle in the Watchtower Ruins. We're currently investigating this event in other countries and we have updated our Dynamax Crystal event page with a list of all details for this Max Raid Battle
Edit @ 17:37: This event is in the UK at Smyths Toy Stores, Italy at Gamestop, Spain at FNAC stores and France at PicWicToys

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

The next online competition has been announced. This competition, Players Cup II Qualifier/Global Challenge 2020 Autumn, is a Double Battle competition runs VGC Rules from last month allowing for all Galar Pokédex Pokémon, Isle of Armor Pokédex Pokémon and the Alola Starters, Cobalion, Terrakion & Virizion without allowing for certain Legendary & Mythicals. The top players will gain entry to the Players Cup II this November
Battles will run from September 25th 00:00 UTC to September 27th 23:59 UTC.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Raid Bosses have changed early in Pokémon GO. From now until 20:00 UTC on October 2nd, Zapdos is the 5 Star Raid Boss that will be appearing in Pokémon GO

Pokémon TCG - Sword & Shield Champion's Path

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Pokémon Sword & Shield- TCG Set Release

Today marks the release of the special Pokémon Sword & Shield TCG sub-set. This set contains 80 cards of various Pokémon including various Pokémon-V & Pokémon VMAX like Shiny Charizard and Gigantamax Alcremie & Drednaw. This set is made up of various Japanese promo sets and is being released only in special boxes based on the various characters of the Galar Region. Our card listing and the associated Cardex have been updated with the details of this set

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Thursday: Pokémon Café Mix - Snorlax Team Event + Pokémon GO - Mega Houndoom + Pokémon Journeys - Episode Titles

24-09-2020 06:16 BST / 01:16 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 06:33: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 07:00: Pokémon Café Mix | Edit @ 21:00: Mega Houndoom

Pokémon Café Mix

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Pokémon Café Mix

The next event has begun in Pokémon Café Mix. This event is the Snorlax Team Event and adds Snorlax into the game. Players must join into teams of up to 30 people to complete orders and try to make Snorlax happy so it can be befriended, with various rewards along the way. Alongside this, a special bundle to purchase Snorlax Maniac Pikachu as well as various items and Golden Acrons is now available. This runs until October 8th 2020. We're currently compiling all elements of the event so be sure to keep checking back.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced that Mega Houndoom will be available in Pokémon GO from Tuesday, September 29th. at 20:00 UTC. If you have collected enough Houndoom Mega Energy from defeating Mega Houndoom in Mega Raid Battles, you'll be able to Mega Evolve your Houndoom from that point

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

A new Pokémon GO Special Weekend event has been announced for Japan. These are events which require players top get a ticket from the various store and redeem it to gain access to event. The events are as follows:
Sofbank / 7-11 / Y! Mobile - November 7th 2020 - 11:00 to 14:00 - Tickets from the campaign pages on each site
Matsumoto Kiyoshi - November 8th - 11:00 to 14:00 - Ticket details to come soon
On the 7th, players will be able to get Absol and Unown S & B, alongside other Pokémon in Incense
On the 8th, players will be able to get Mawile & Unown M & K, alongside other Pokémon in Incense
Each event will also feature some Timed Research

Pokémon 2019

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Journeys - News

A new set of Episode Titles have been released by a Japanese TV Guide. These episodes are due to air on October 16th, 23rd and 30th respectively. No further details are known
Episode 1130: Operation: Dub Pikachu | Half Marshtomp
Episode 1131: Sword & Shield I: Slumbering Weald
Episode 1132: Sword & Shield II: Darkest Day

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Wednesday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Dynamax Crystal Event + Pokémon Café Mix - New Stages

23-09-2020 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 09;12: Snorlax Pikachu in Café Mix | Edit @ 09:35: Pokémon Masters | Edit @ 10:48: Dynamax Crystal Event | Edit @ 18:13: Mewtwo Strikes Back | Edit @ 21:01: Pokémon GO

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

A new Dynamax Crystal event has been announced. This event is rolling out in various countries including Gamestop in Germany, Austria and Switzerland and Intertoys in the Netherlands and will run from Friday September 25th through October 25th. When you enter the code from this event, you'll get a special Dynamax Crystal which can be activated to create a Gigantamax Centiskorch Max Raid Battle in the Watchtower Ruins. We're currently investigating this event in other countries and we have updated our Dynamax Crystal event page with a list of all details for this Max Raid Battle

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next Pokémon GO events for October 2020.
First, the Research Breakthrough Reward has been announced. From October 1st 2020 at 201:00 UTC to November 1st 2020 at 20:00 UTC you'll get an Shedinja
The 5 Star raid battles have been confirmed. From October 2nd to October 9th, Moltres will be in 5 Star Raids. From October 9th through October 23rd, Giratina Origin Forme will be in raids with its SHiny being available. A special Raid Boss will appear during the Halloween event
There will also be a Limited Research Day on October 10th from 08:00 local time to 22:00 local time, there will be exclusive Field Research tasks to obtain Kantonian Meowth, Alolan Meowth and Galarian Meowth. There will also be exclusive Timed Research
There will also be an event celebrating Niantic's anniversary and one celebrating the changing of seasons

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the Spotlight Hours for the month of September. They happen at 6pm to 7pm local time are as follows:
October 6th - World Cap Pikachu, marking its in-game debut. This is Pikachu with the hat Ash has in Pokémon Journeys - 2* Catch Experience
October 13th - Original Cap Pikachu - 2* Catch Candy
October 20th - Shuppet - 2 * Transfer Candy
October 27th - Duskull - 2 * Evolution Experience

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

It has been confirmed that the Pokémon GO Battle Night event, that was scheduled for tomorrow, has been postponed. This is preusmably down to an increase of latency issues that have hit the game in recent days

Pokémon: Café Mix Coverage 1

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Pokémon Café Mix

Pokémon Café Mix has received an update. This update has added 50 new Regular Order stages and 25 new Master Order stages and various new Pokémon, gimmicks and offerings including Plusle & Minun. We're currently collating all the details for the new stages so be sure to keep checking back
Alongside this, the new Team Feature is live ahead of the Team Event tomorrow and, with this, a special challenge card for getting acorns is also live
Edit @ 09:32: Updated the Pokémon, Offerings, Gimmicks & Regular Orders pages with all the new details

Pokémon: Café Mix Coverage 1

In The Games Department

Pokémon Café Mix

It has been announced that tomorrow, after the release of the Team Event featuring Snorlax, a special bundle will be available for purchase from September 24th through October 8th. This bundle gives you a few items, 13,400 Golden Acorns and a special Pikachu in a Snorlax Outfit

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

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Pokémon Masters EX

The next Special Rally event has begun in Pokémon Masters. This event gives 100 Gems a day through a login bonus and has special Missions based on using Stamina, offering Gems and Move Candy Coins. It runs for just one week until September 30th

Pokémon Masters Event

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Mewtwo Strikes Back EVOLUTION

The movie, Mewtwo Strikes Back EVOLUTION has been announced to be coming our in the US on DVD and Blu-Ray on November 17th 2020. At present we have no further information for other unannounced territories however the movie does remain on Netflix out of Japan

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Tuesday: Pokémon GO - Mega Buddy Challenge

22-09-2020 07:48 BST / 02:48 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 17:16: Site Sections

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Mega Buddy Challenge event in Pokémon GO is now starting to roll out globally. This event runs from 08:00 local time until September 28th at 22:00 local time and features various spawns, the addition of Shiny Doduo & Dodrio in the game. There is also special Timed Research which needs to be completed to get access to research over Halloween for Mega Gengar

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Meowth balloon featuring Jessie & James will start to appear more often from the Rocket Balloons in Pokémon GO. This will run from today until September 30th at 23:59 local time. After this, they will no longer appear, as this appearance was to tie in with the original planned release period for the movie Pokémon the Movie Coco.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon

As a new site project, I am glad to properly open new category sections for ease of searching. Mostly accessible in each game's toolbar where it lists developer and game console, there are now the following:
Companies Pages - We have set up pages on each of the game development companies behind the games including lists if which Pokémo game they have developed, for example GAME FREAK and Creatures. This section will be expanded over time to include details on the companies away from game development
Console pages - While previously we had pages on Special Edition Consoles, we now also have sections on each individual platform a Pokémon game is on, such as Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS. These list all games released on those devices, all revisions of the device and all special edition Pokémon Consoles
We'll continue to do various improvements to the site's systems so be sure to let us know if there's anything you wish to see

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Monday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Max Raid Battles

21-09-2020 07:13 BST / 02:13 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 17:02: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 20:15: Mega Buddy Challenge Event | Edit @ 22:47: Serebii Forums

Pokémon Sword & Shield

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Pokémon Sword & Shield

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

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced the next few events in Pokémon GO as part of a collaboration between Pokémon & Longchamp, running from October 2nd at 08:00 PDT to October 8th at 22:00 PDT. In this, Kirlia and Shinx in Top Hats will appear in raids, Croagunk with a backwards cap in the wild and Photobombs and Smoochum Wearing a Bow will be iun Eggs. Shiny Kricketot will be available in the event and some special Field Research will appear. Mareep, Skitty, Roselia, Kricketot, Croagunk wearing a backward cap, Blitzle, Cottonee, Minccino, Gothita will also spawn in the wild.
Edit @ 17:12: We have created our usual in-depth Event Page for this Longchamp Collaboration Event

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Mega Buddy Challenge event in Pokémon GO is now starting to roll out in Asia Pacific Regions. This event runs until September 28th at 22:00 local time and features various spawns, the addition of Shiny Doduo & Dodrio in the game. If players complete the Timed Research on time, then they'll be able to get some research during Halloween to get Mega Gengar
Edit @ 21:08: The 3 Remote Raid Pass Box for 1 Poké Coin has now also gone live in the game

Serebii Forums

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Serebii Forums

Following many requests, after afair bit of downtime today, the Serebii Forums have undergone a massive upgrade over to the latest version. All old users and posts remain but the forums have become more streamlined with a more intuitive user interface. Be sure to join the forums for all discussions on Pokémon.

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Sunday: Pokémon GO - Community Day + Pokémon Journeys - Episode Details + Character Biography + Upcoming News

20-09-2020 08:38 BST / 03:38 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 09:13: Anime Poster | Edit @ 10:23: Character Biography | Edit @ 10:47: Episode Details | Edit @ 12:10: Pokémon of the Week

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO - Community Day

Today marks the Pokémon GO Community Day. On this day, for six hours in each region, Porygon will appear, enmass, in Pokémon GO with a chance of Shiny Porygon appearing. During this event, when you evolve Porygon2 into Porygon-Z, it will know the move Tri Attack, which is exclusive to this event. This coincides with 3* Catch Experience and 3 hour Incense. This runs at these times:
It runs from 11am to 5pm in your local time

The Colossal Restoration and the Fossil Pokémon!

In The Anime Department

Pokémon (2019)

The latest episode has aired in Japan today. This episode features Ash, Goh & Chloe go to excavate Fossils. 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 2019

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Journeys - News

A new poster has been released for the Pokémon anime. This poster is to commemorate the change in timeslot for the anime starting October 9th 2020 and features a variety of Pokémon including Zacian, Zamazenta and Mewtwo
It also confirms that, starting October 23rd, a special arc of the anime nicknamed Sword & Shield Chapter will air. This features Ash & Goh meeting Zacian and Zamazenta in Slumbering Weald, the inclusion of Rose & Oleana and investigate an incident in the Galar Region

Pokémon
Pokémon Pokémon

Pokémon of the Week - Jirachi

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Who's That Pokémon

Today marks the forty-third 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, & Mcdanger. To get involved, Click here for the discussion forum
Today, we are covering a Pokémon introduced in the third generation. Once every 1,000 years, the singing of a pure voice will rouse this Pokémon from its near- perpetual slumber. It wakes for only seven days. It's believed that when this Pokémon wakes from its 1,000-year slumber, it will grant any wishes written on the notes attached to its head. So, here it is, the forty-third entry, Jirachi

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Saturday: Pokémon GO - Community Day

19-09-2020 21:29 BST / 16:29 EDT by Serebii

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Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Ahead of tomorrow's Pokémon GO Community Day, the Community Day Box is now live. For 1,280 Coins, you can get 30 Ultra Balls, 1 Elite Fast TM, 3 Incense and 6 Lucky Eggs

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Friday: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Max Raid Battle Event

18-09-2020 01:07 BST / 20:07 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 07:37: Pokémon Café Mix | Edit @ 13:14: Pokémon Journeys | Edit @ 18:04: Pokémon GO | Edit @ 21:00: Raid Battles

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, the Electric & Grass Pokémon have left raids and Pokémon that evolved with the Sun Stone and Moon Stone to celebrate the September Seasonal Equinox, including Shiny Clefable. 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 @ 01:17: We have updated our section with full details of this Max Raid Battle Event, as well as updated our ItemDex for TR locations.

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

The Raid Bosses have changed in Pokémon GO. From now until 20:00 UTC on September 24th, Articuno is the 5 Star Raid Boss and with it, other Raid Bosses are to come. Mega Pidgeot is also now to appear in Raids and be able to Mega Evolve. We're currently collating all details so be sure to keep checking back
Edit @ 22:04: We're now cataloguing all associated Raid Bosses in Pokémon GO including Alolan Vulpix and more

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Ahead of this weekend's Pokémon GO Community Day, the special Ticket to get the "Decoding Porygon" Special Research is now available to purchase for Ł0.79/$0.99/€0.99. This Special Research will activate during the Community Day on September 20th from 11am to 5pm

Pokémon Café Mix

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Pokémon Café Mix

Further details for Team Events have been revealed for Pokémon Café Mix. When the Team Events begin, a Special Customer will appear and will require befriending. To do this, as usual, you will gain friendship with each order you complete. However, as it's a team event, any orders your team complete for Snorlax will also go towards befriending it.

Pokémon 2019

In The Anime Department

Pokémon Journeys - News

A new Episode Title has been released by a Japanese magazine. This episode is due to air on October 9th, the first Friday airing in the new timeslot and features a Legendary Raid Battle against the Legendary Pokémon Zapdos
Episode 1129: VS Zapdos! Legendary Raid Battle

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Thursday: Pokémon Masters EX - Team Rocket Event + Lillie Event

17-09-2020 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 16:07: Play! Pokémon | Edit @ 21:02: Jessie & James

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have confirmed that, from Midnight local time on September 22nd until 23:59 local time on September 30th, the Meowth balloon featuring Jessie & James will start to appear more often from the Rocket Balloons. After this, they will no longer appear, as this appearance was to tie in with the original planned release period for the movie Pokémon the Movie Coco.

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

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Pokémon Masters EX

The Blasting Off Again event has begun in Pokémon Masters EX. This event ties in with the movie, Pokémon the Movie Coco and features a story where Jessie & James try to steal Pokémon in a Fireworks Festival. Completion of this event unlocks the Sync Pair James & Weezing

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

The Family Ties Story Event has had its final addition of the Full-Force Battles. These battles allow for you to get various rewards and medals in the game. The special Sync Pair Scout to get Lillie & Clefairy is now live

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

In The Games Department

Play! Pokémon

The Pokémon Company International have confirmed that all live competitions are to be continued to be suspended until the end of the year. They have also revealed that decisions for Early 2021 will be revealed in November 2020. We'll bring full details as they come so be sure to keep checking back

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Wednesday: Pokémon Masters EX - Legendary Arena Event + Pokémon Café Mix + Funko

16-09-2020 07:00 BST / 02:00 EDT by Serebii

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Edit @ 07:09: Café Mix | Edit @ 08:36: Funko | Edit @ 09:01: Pokémon Masters EX | Edit @ 22:14: Pokémon GO Box

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

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Pokémon Masters EX

The next Legendary Arena event has begun in Pokémon Masters EX. This event features a battle against Azelf with various rewars and medals for completion. This runs for two weeks until September 30th 2020 and runs alongside a new Spotlight Scout focused on Guzma & Golisopod and Burgh & Leavanny
It has also been announced that some changes are coming to Blue & Blastoise's Sync Grid. Due to this, the Scout shall be extended to October 29th 2020

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

Pokémon Masters EX has announced the next Story Event. This event is the Blasting Off Again event, replacing the Double Trouble one, and features the addition of the Sync Pair of James & Weezing adding the second anime character as a Sync Pair

Pokémon Café Mix

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Pokémon Café Mix

A new feature has been announced in Pokémon Café Mix - Team Events. The events will allow for you to form a Team with other players to participate in special Team Events. The full details aren't yet known but the first one will begin on September 24th and feature the Pokémon Snorlax
Alongside this, new orders will run in Café Mix from next week adding Orders #351-400, Master Orders #176-200 and the Pokémon Plusle and Minun into the game

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

A Free Bonus Box is live in Pokémon GO. This Box contains 5 Hyper Potions, 10 Great Balls and 1 Revive all for no cost. This is pushed as an apology for players after the game was unplayable on the iOS14 beta and unplayable on iOS14 unless you install the update that went live today

Pokémon Funko

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Pokémon Funko!

It has been confirmed that the previously US exclusive Funko Pop! figures are to be released in UK & Europe from next month. They'll be available exclusively in certain stores:
UK/Ireland - Smyths
France - Fnac
Spain & Portugal - El Corte Inglés
Germany, Austria - Müller
Italy - Toys Center
Nordic Countries - BR, Fřtex, Bilka, Hemmakväll and Extra Leker
It's also confirmed that Pikachu will be available in more stores next year

Until Next Time, See Ya

Tuesday: Pokémon Masters EX - Psychic Scout

15-09-2020 07:04 BST / 02:04 EDT by Serebii

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Last Update: 21:36 BST
Edit @ 21:36: Pokémon GO Raid Passes

Pokémon GO

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Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced that anoth 3 Remote Raid Pass Box will go live for players in Pokémon GO this month. Following the end of the currently running one, which is available until September 19th at 20:00 UTC, a new one will go live on September 21st at 20:00 UTC until September 29th at 20:00 UTC

Pokémon Masters - Jessie

In The Games Department

Pokémon Masters EX

Another new Spotlight Scout is now live in Pokémon Masters EX. This Spotlight Scout focuses on the Sync Pairs of Sabrina & Alakazam and Caitlin & Reuniclus. This will last until September 30th at 05:59 UTC

Until Next Time, See Ya

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