PokéNews (July 6) – Pokémon: Twilight Wings / Pokémon Sword and Shield

Today’s Pokémon news: latest episode of Pokémon: Twilight Wings, but also…

  • Pokémon Sword and Shield
  • Pokémon GO
  • Pokémon anime series
  • Pokémon Trading Card Game

Pokémon: Twilight Wings

Here’s the latest episode of Pokémon: Twilight Wings (in English and Japanese):

Pokémon Sword and Shield

The Dynamax Crystal distribution for Gigantamax Copperajah is now live in Ireland. If you head to a GameStop store, you can get a Serial Code for the Dynamax Crystal.

As usual, you can find more details about the various Serial Codes for Pokémon Sword and Shield on this page!

Source: Serebii

Pokémon GO

Community Day

Niantic have shared details about this month’s Community, which features Gastly and takes place on July 19th:

  • Gastly will be appearing more frequently in the wild. If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny Gastly.
  • Evolve Haunter (the evolved form of Gastly) during the event or up to two hours afterward to get a Gengar that knows Shadow Punch.
  • Take a few snapshots during Community Day for a surprise!
  • There’ll be a special one-time-purchase July Community Day Box, featuring 30 Ultra Balls, an Elite Fast TM, two Incense, and two Super Incubators.
  • For US$1 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency), you’ll be able to access the Community Day–exclusive Special Research story: The Great Gastly! Follow Professor Willow as he investigates some spooky happenings in his mobile lab!
  • Eggs will require 1/4 Hatch Distance when placed in Incubators during the event period. Please note that this bonus will not stack with other active Hatch Distance bonuses.
  • Incense activated during the event will last for three hours.

Source: Niantic

Research Breakthrough

Niantic have announced that this month, you can encounter Larvitar via a Research Breakthrough.

Source: Niantic (Twitter)

Pokémon anime series

Here’s the preview for the next episode of the Pokémon anime series, airing this Sunday (July 12th) in Japan:

Pokémon Trading Card Game

Here’s the latest commercial for the Pokémon Trading Card Game in Japan:



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