PokéNews (January 16) – Pokémon: Twilight Wings / Pokémon Sword and Shield

Today’s Pokémon news: Episode 1 of the Pokémon: Twilight Wings web anime series, but also…

  • Pokémon Sword and Shield
  • Pokémon GO
  • Pokémon anime series
  • Pokémon merchandise
  • Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?!

Pokémon: Twilight Wings

As announced last month, the first episode of Pokémon: Twilight Wings (the latest Pokémon web anime series) was uploaded today on YouTube.

Here it is, available in English and Japanese:

There will be 7 episodes in total, with one uploaded every month. The second one will go live in February.

Pokémon Sword and Shield

Heads up for players interested in the second official Online Competition for Pokémon Sword and Shield: Galar Newcomers. Registration is now live until January 23rd, with battles running from January 23rd to January 26th.

To register:

  • Enter the VS menu
  • Select Battle Stadium
  • Select Online Competitions
  • Select Search Official Competitions, and follow the instructions on the screen.

As mentioned previously, the participation prize this time around is 50BP.

Source: The Pokémon Company

Pokémon GO

Niantic have revealed the exclusive for this month’s Pokémon GO Community Day: Hydro Cannon. To get it, you will need to evolve Prinplup during the event and up to 2 hours after it.

Source: Niantic (Twitter)

Pokémon anime series

Here’s the preview for the next episode of the Pokémon anime series, which airs this Sunday (January 19th) in Japan:

Pokémon merchandise

Here’s pictures of some more Pokémon merchandise from Japan:

Source: Village Vanguard

Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?!

Here’s the preview for the next episode of Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?!, airing this Sunday (January 19th) in Japan:


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