PokéNews (June 5): Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon / Pokémon GO / Pokémon Shuffle

Today’s Pokémon news: final Global Mission for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon now live, but also…

  • Pokémon GO
  • Pokémon Shuffle
  • Pokémon Duel
  • Famitsu
  • Pokémon merchandise
  • Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?!

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon – Global Mission

Today, the final Global Mission for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon went live. Here’s all you need to know about it:

Global Mission #8 – Play in Festival Plaza

  • Goal: Spend 5,000,000 Festival Coins (FC)
  • Takes place from June 5th to June 19th
  • Rewards: 2 000 Festival Coins (success) / 1 000 Festival Coins (failure)
  • Pokémon Global Link bonus: rewards x2

As usual, you can find more details about the various Global Missions for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon on this page!

Source: Pokémon Global Link

Pokémon GO

Yesterday, some new t-shirts for Pokémon GO went live in the in-game store (price: 250 Coins each):

  • Mew
  • Latios
  • Latias

Here’s what they look like:

Speaking of Pokémon GO, the special website for the Pokémon GO Fest Settlement is now live. If you attended the event, click here for important details on the settlement!

Source: Niantic (Twitter) / Niantic (Twitter)

Pokémon Shuffle

Today, the latest set of content for Pokémon Shuffle went live:

  • Ultra Challenge: Lunala
  • Great Challenge: Beedrill, Electivire, Snivy (Winking), Shiny Diancie, Bruxish
  • Daily Pokémon: Seviper, Wynaut, Torkoal, Zangoose, Luvdisc
  • One Chance Per Day: Pinsir
  • Competitive Stage: Mega Beedrill
  • Pokémon Safari: Pikachu (Fired Up), Pikachu (Smiling), Original Cap Pikachu, Hoenn Cap Pikachu, Sinnoh Cap Pikachu, Unova Cap Pikachu, Kalos Cap Pikachu, Alola Cap Pikachu, Pikachu (Happy), Pikachu (Surprised)

Source: Serebii

Pokémon Duel

Here’s the latest video for Pokémon Duel, introducing the Arcanine figure (now in English!):


This week, Famitsu magazine will have a 20 page article dedicated to the Pokémon series, and more precisely last week’s announcement:

  • Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! / Eevee
  • Pokémon Quest
  • interview of Tsunekazu Ishihara (president of The Pokémon Company

Here’s the preview pages:

Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! / Eevee (Switch) comes out on November 16th worldwide.

Source: Famitsu

Pokémon merchandise

Here’s a video and some pictures for a new Pokémon toy called “Hello Pika”, releasing on August 4th in Japan (price: 2 990 Yen):

And here’s some more Pokémon merchandise from Japan:

Source: Famitsu / The Pokémon Company

Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?!

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




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