PokéNews (April 27): Pokémon Masters / Pokémon GO

Today’s Pokémon news: Eggs now available in Pokémon Masters, but also…

  • Pokémon GO
  • Pokémon Trading Card Game

Pokémon Masters

The latest Software update for Pokémon Masters brings a new feature: Eggs. When you first launch the game after downloading it, you get to choose between three eggs, each one containing one of the three starters from the Kanto region.

Here’s a promo video:

Pokémon GO

A new Serial Code is now live for Pokémon GO: MDWC4SNGUFXS2SW9. You can redeem it in-game (Android) or on this website (iOS) to get the following:

  • Great Ball x20
  • Razz Berry x20

Source: Niantic (Twitter)

Pokémon Trading Card Game

The Pokémon Company have shared some details about the 2021 Season Pokémon TCG Format Rotation, which goes live on August 28th.

Here’s the expansions featured in the Standard format:

  • Sun & Moon—Team Up and any expansions released afterward
  • Black Star Promo cards numbered SM158 and up and SWSH001 and up
  • Cards from the following products are also legal:
    • Hidden Fates (excluding all cards from the Shiny Vault subset other than Lycanroc-GX SV67/SV94)
    • Pokémon TCG: Detective Pikachu
    • Cards from McDonald’s Collections will be legal in the Standard format only if they’re functionally identical to a card that is currently legal in the Standard format. New expansions become legal for tournament play on two weeks after they are released.

For the 2021 season, all cards with the D regulation mark in the bottom-left corner of the card can be used in tournaments (with new cards becoming legal about 2 weeks after launch).

The Expanded Format remains unchanged, as follows:

Source: The Pokémon Company


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