Today’s Pokémon news: latest news for Pokémon The Movie: Coco, but also…
- Pokémon anime series
- Pokémon Sword and Shield
- Pokémon Virtual Fest
- Pokémon Trading Card Game
- Pokémon Players Cup
- Tool Assisted Speedrun
Pokémon The Movie: Coco
The latest trailer for Pokémon The Movie: Coco will be showcased during an upcoming episode of Oha Suta on August 5th. As usual, it should be available on YouTube shortly after the show has aired.
Also, The Pokémon Company have announced that there will be a livestream on August 5th, at the following time:
- Europe: 12PM
- UK: 11AM
- North America (ET): 6AM
- North America (PT): 3AM
- Japan: 7PM
The livestream will be made of two parts:
- Part 1: Pokémon The Movie: The Power of Us will be livestreamed
- exclusive information about Pokémon The Movie: Coco
The link for the livestream will be shared on August 5th. Considering Pokémon The Movie: The Power of Us will be livestreamed, it’s more than likely than the livestream itself will be region-locked, with only people living in Japan getting access.
Pokémon anime series
Here’s the preview for the next episode of the latest Pokémon anime series, which airs on Sunday (August 9th) in Japan:
And just before that episode, there will be a special program from 4.55PM to 5.15PM, with highlights and details about the new opening song.
Finally, it has been announced that Bea will be voiced by Youko Hikasa in the anime series.
Pokémon Sword and Shield
Now that the 7th season of Ranked Battles in Pokémon Sword and Shield is over, the rewards are now waiting for you. To get them, you need to:
- check your ranking first
- Head to the Mystery Gift menu
- select Receive via Battle Stadium
Also, the Ranked Battle Series 5 is now live until August 31st. Starting with this series, all Gigantamax Pokémon are currently allowed.
Finally, here’s the recording of the first Pokémon Game Gym Live in Japan:
Pokémon Virtual Fest
The Pokémon Company have a collaboration with the Japanese Virtual Social Network cluster. From August 12th to August 31st, users will be able to check out the Pokémon Virtual Fest, a Pokémon-themed Theme Park. And you don’t have to worry about Covid-19, as this is a virtual theme park.
Here’s some pictures:
Pokémon Trading Card Game
Here’s the launch trailer for the Battle Academy board game:
Pokémon Players Cup
Here’s the latest livestream recording for the Pokémon Players Cup, with the TCG Regional Qualifiers Week 3:
Tool Assisted Speedrun
Here’s the latest Tool Assisted Speedrun video for Pokémon games:
- Pokémon: Silver Version (GameBoy Color) by CasualPokePlayer & EZGames69 in 2:54:21.2