Pokémon news (June 4th) – Pokémon Shuffle: new event and stages

Pokémon Shuffle

Today, The Pokémon Company announced a new event for Pokémon Shuffle, featuring Giratina. It’s a brand new kind of stage, called “Escalation Battle”: every time you beat it, it gets more and more complicated. New obstacles are added constantly, such as instant disruption at Level 10 or four columns of frozen blocks at Level 40.

Each time you beat it, you get a reward, which changes depending on the level. For example, you get 1000 coins at Level 10, a Disruption Delay item at Level 10, etc.. This event will run from June 8th to June 22nd.

But that’s not all: brand new stages will also be added on Monday. They include: Garbodor (#194), Doublade (#195) and Conkeldurr (#198), but also three new expert stages with Chesnaught, Delphox and Greninja.

Pokémon Lab

Today, some new details about the Kanto Starters distribution (announced last week), at the Pokémon Lab event, were revealed.

Here’s some details about the three Pokémon distributed (they are all Level 5):

– Bulbasaur: holds the Venusaurite; knows Growl, Leech Seed, Vine Whip, and Poison Powder.
– Charmander: holds the Charizardite Y; knows: Growl, Ember, Smoke Screen and Dragon Rage.
– Squirtle: holds the Blastoisinite; knows:Tail Whip, Water Gun, Withdraw and Bubble.

The Pokémon Lab event will take place from July 8th to October 12th. The download code has to be redeem before November 30th.

Pokémon Championships series

The Pokémon Company will livestream the Pokémon Championship series for Japan on June 14th, with the qualifiers for the World Championships. Here’s the link to the NicoNico livestream: click here!


Source: The Pokémon Company / Serebii



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