PokéNews (Dec. 30) – Pokémon Sun and Moon: new Battle Competition / Arceus reminder

Today’s Pokémon news: new Battle Competition announced for Pokémon Sun and Moon, but also…

  • Arceus reminder
  • Pokémon merchandise
  • Pika-Chan

Pokémon Sun and Moon

Today, a new Battle Competition for Pokémon Sun and Moon (the second one) was announced, called the Alola Friendly. Here’s all the details available as of writing:

  • Registration: from January 19th to January 26th
  • Battles: from January 27th to January 28th

More details about this Battle Competition, including the format, the Pokémon allowed/bans, etc. will be revealed at a later date.

Source: Serebii

Arceus reminder

If you haven’t received Arceus in Pokémon X, Y, Omega Ruby, or Alpha Sapphire, you better be quick: the second distribution ends tomorrow in Europe and North America. You can get it using the following Serial Codes from the Mystery Gift menu:

  • Europe: ARCEUS2016
  • North America: ARCEUS20 

Do note that if you previously received it during the first distribution, you will not be able to get it a second time in the same version.

Source: Serebii

Pokémon merchandise

Here’s pictures of flowery/Spring Pokémon merchandise, releasing on January 1st in Pokémon Center stores across Japan:

Source: The Pokémon Company


Here’s the latest episode of Pika-Chan, The Pokémon Company’s webshow about Pokémon battles:


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