PokéNews (Dec. 13): Pokémon Ultra Sun and Moon / Pokémon Duel
Today’s Pokémon news: Pokémon distributions for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon in Japan, but also…
- Pokémon Duel
- Pokémon: I Choose You
- Pokémon TCG
- Pokkén Tournament (Arcade)
- Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?!
Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon – Pokémon distributions
In the latest issue of CoroCoro magazine, releasing this Friday, two Pokémon distributions for Japan will be announced:
- Shiny Groudon and Shiny Kyogre, to be distributed at an unspecified date in January. More details will be shared on the official website;
- Arceus: to be distributed via Serial Code, found in the next issue of CoroCoro magazine (out on January 15th in Japan).
Here’s the scans from the magazine:
More details about the various distributions and Serial Codes for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon can be found on this page!
Today, a new update for Pokémon Duel was released. It brings the game to Ver. 5.0.3, and adds the following to the game:
- UX Figure: Mega Scizor
- EX Figures: Scizor, Magearna
- R Figures: Mr Mime, Metang
- UC Figures: Mime Jr., Beldum, Togedemaru
- new plates
You can find more details about updates for Pokémon Duel on its Update page.
Pokémon: I Choose You
Yesterday, the latest Pokémon movie (Pokémon: I Choose You) is now available for purchase or rental (SD or HD) on iTunes and Google Play, though only in North America and some European counties. You can also get it from Amazon Video if you happen to live in the US. If you prefer a DVD or Blu-Ray release, you will have to wait until early next year!
Today, the Pokémon Company announced that the next expansion for the Pokémon Sun and Moon TCG, called Ultra Prism, would be released on February 2nd. It includes the ultra powerful Prism Star cards: they can only be used one per match (they’re sent to the Lost Zone after being used), and you can only have one of each in your deck. Booster packs, theme decks, and special collections will be available.
Here’s everything included in the Ultra Prism expansion for the Pokémon TCG:
- Over 150 cards
- 6 Prism Star cards featuring a new game mechanic
- 10 Pokémon-GX, including 5 Ultra Beasts
- 18 Trainer cards and 3 Special Energy cards
Source: The Pokémon Company
Pokkén Tournament (Arcade)
Today, the latest event for Pokkén Tournament on Arcade went live in Japan. It lasts until December 24th, with a Special Bonus allowiong you to get the following:
- Support Pokémon sets
- new skills
- new clothing items for your avatar
- new titles
Source: official website
Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?!
Here’s the preview for the next episode of Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?!, airing this Sunday in Japan: