Today’s Pokémon news: latest content for Pokémon Shuffle, but also…
- Pokémon Sun and Moon – Global Mission rewards
- Pokémon movies
- Pokémon merchandise
Today, some new content for Pokémon Shuffle went live:
- a special stage featuring Sinnoh Cap Pikachu is now available until June 27th;
- a “new” Pokémon Safari featuring Shellder, Cloyster, Pidove, Tranquil, Unfezant, Shiny Magikarp, Shiny Gyarados, Magikarp Costume Pikachu, and Gyarados Costume Pikachu is now available until July 4th 2017;
- a special stage featuring Shiny Gyarados Costume Pikachu is now available until July 4th;
- the special stages featuring Arceus, Thundurus Therian Forme, and Gyarados are all back until July 4th.
The latest Pokémon movie, Pokémon: I Choose You! will open on July 15th in Japan. Ahead of that opening, an official poll has been launched on the official website, inviting fans to vote for their favourite movie among the 19 previous Pokémon movies ever released. The movie with the most votes will be aired on TV Tokyo on July 16th.
If you’re interested in voting, you can do so on this website (however, do note that it’s entirely in Japanese, for obvious reasons).
Pokémon Sun and Moon – Global Mission rewards
Last week, the latest Pokémon Sun and Moon Global Mission, called “Fish Pokémon at Rare Spots!” ended in success. Players were tasked with catching Pokémon/items at bubbling fishing spots, and they ended up getting 1 228 170 in total.
Here’s the rundown of the goals and rewards:
- Goal Reached (a total of 250,000 Pokémon/items):
- PGL members earn 4,000 FC
- Non-PGL members earn 2,000 FC
- Bonus Goal Reached (a total of 500,000 Pokémon/items):
- PGL members earn Lure Ball
- Individual Contributor (3 Pokémon/items caught, goal does not have to be met):
- PGL members earn 5 Rare Candies
To claim your Pokémon Global Link rewards, make sure to log-in to the PGL, and then click on this link. You will then get a Serial Code to be used in Pokémon Sun and Moon (before July 30th).
The next Global Mission will go live soon (on June 27th, to be more precise), and will have you defend your Pokémon League Champion title. As always, more details will be shared when the new Global Mission goes live.
The list of Serial Codes for Pokémon Sun and Moon has been updated!
Here’s some pictures of Pikachu in the Forest merchandise, releasing on July 1st in Pokémon Center stores across Japan:
Interested in some Alolan Raichu merchandise? The Pokémon Center Online website has got you covered!
And here’s some pictures of the Red figma, now available for pre-order in Japan: