PokéNews (Dec. 17): Pokémon Sun and Moon / Pokémon GO / World Hobby Fair

Today’s Pokémon news: Pokémon Sun and Moon’s To 7 features, but also…

  • Pokémon GO
  • World Hobby Fair

Pokémon Sun and Moon

Yesterday, Nintendo of America uploaded a special video for Pokémon Sun and Moon, showcasing the Top 7 features to be found in the game:

The features mentioned are:

  • A Tropical Destination
  • Partner Pokémon
  • Alola Pokémon
  • The Strength of Battle
  • The Power of Z-Moves
  • A Versatile Pokédex
  • Island Challenge Trials

Pokémon GO

Yesterday, Niantic announced that a change had been made to Pokémon GO. It looks like the number of Pokémon appearing in specific areas, namely parks and “other outdoor areas” in urban and rural areas, has been increased. Hopefully, that means players in the countryside and less populated area will be able to find more Pokémon to catch…

Speaking of Pokémon GO, Pokémon Center Online will have a new shipment of Pokémon GO Plus accessories on December 19th!

Source: Niantic

World Hobby Fair

This week, The Pokémon Company confirmed that they would indeed have a booth at the World Hobby Fair ’17 Winter. The following will be showcased there:

  • Pokémon Sun and Moon game
  • Pokémon Sun and Moon anime series
  • Pokémon Sun and Moon TCG

There will also be a corner where visitors can try doing the Z-Move dances, try out the TCG without having to own a deck, and more. It looks like the booth will feature a giant Alolan Exeggutor, too! Unfortunately, it’s not clear whether there will be special distributions or not.

The World Hobby Fair’ 17 Winter will take place on the following days and at the following places:

  • Nagoya (Nagoya Dome): January 22nd (9AM to 4PM)
  • Tokyo (Makuhari Messe): January 28th and January 29th (9AM to 4PM)
  • Osaka (Kyocera Dome): February 5th (9AM to 4PM)
  • Fukuoka (Fukuoka Yahuoku! Dome): February 12th (9AM to 4PM)

Source: World Hobby Fair ’17 Winter website



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