Pokémon news (October 5th) – Pokémon Shuffle: new events

Pokémon Shuffle

Today, a brand new update for Pokémon Shuffle (Ver. 1.2.19), and as usual, you will need to use the in-game check-in feature to get it. It will give you access to:

  • a new competition featuring Mega Absol, which lasts until October 12th. As usual, the reward you get depends on your overall rank at the end of the competition:
    1. Top 10,000 players in Japan, Top 3,800 in North America, Top 2,400 players in Europe: Absolite + Mega Speedup
    2. Top 50,000 players in Japan, Top 20,000 players in North America, Top 12,000 players in Europe: Absolite
    3. Top 70,000 players in Japan, Top 27,000 in North America, Top 17,000 players in Europe: 2 Attack Power.
    4. Not ranked: a jewel
  • a rerun of the Dialga stage, until October 19th [Nintendo 3DS and mobile]
  • a new event featuring Palkia, available until October 19th [Nintendo 3DS and mobile]

Source: Serebii

Battle competition

Last week, The Pokémon Company announced a new battle competition for Pokémon Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire, called the Spooky Cup. It runs from October 23rd to October 25th 2015 (with registrations from October 15th 2015 to October 23rd 2015). All participants will get 10 Rare Candies as a reward.

As you can imagine, the theme of this battle competition is “Halloween”, which is why only “spooky” Pokémon are allowed:

Rattata, Raticate, Ekans, Arbok, Pikachu, Zubat, Golbat, Paras, Parasect, Grimer, Muk, Gastly, Haunter, Gengar, Cubone, Marowak, Koffing, Weezing, Tangela, Mr. Mime, Ditto, Kabuto, Kabutops, Hoothoot, Noctowl, Spinarak, Ariados, Crobat, Umbreon, Murkrow, Misdreavus, Unown, Gligar, Granbull, Sneasel, Houndour, Houndoom, Mightyena, Dustox, Shiftry, Shedinja, Whismur, Loudred, Exploud, Sableye, Mawile, Gulpin, Swalot, Carvanha, Sharpedo, Cacnea, Cacturne, Seviper, Lunatone, Baltoy, Claydol, Shuppet, Banette, Duskull, Dusclops, Absol, Snorunt, Glalie, Drifloon, Drifblim, Mismagius, Honchkrow, Stunky, Skuntank, Spiritomb, Skorupi, Drapion, Croagunk, Toxicroak, Weavile, Tangrowth, Gliscor, Dusknoir, Froslass, Rotom, Purrloin, Liepard, Woobat, Swoobat, Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede, Basculin, Krokorok, Krookodile, Sigilyph, Yamask, Cofagrigus, Garbodor, Zorua, Zoroark, Gothita, Gothorita, Gothitelle, Frillish, Jellicent, Joltik, Galvantula, Elgyem, Beheeyem, Litwick, Lampent, Chandelure, Golurk, Zweilous, Hydreigon, Volcarona, Espurr, Meowstic, Honedge, Doublade, Aegislash, Malamar, Phantump, Trevenant, Pumpkaboo, Gourgeist, Noibat or Noivern

The type of battles is Double Battles.

Source: Serebii

Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon

If you own Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon, you probably already know you can get some goodies and extra dungeons by entering passwords. However, since the game is only available in Japan, the only source for passwords are Japanese outlets… Therefore, if you’re interested, you can go check out the Passwords page on Serebii for the full list!


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