PokéNews (June 6): Pokémon Duel / Pokémon GO

Today’s Pokémon news: new Team Match event for Pokémon Duel, but also…

  • Pokémon GO
  • Monpoké

Pokémon Duel

Yesterday, pre-registration for the latest Team Match event for Pokémon Duel went live. Here’s all you need to know about it:

  • Pre-registration: June 5th to June 7th
  • Event: June 7th to June 10th
  • Teams: Aerodactyl, Tyrantrum, Aurorus
  • Pre-registration reward: Booster Enhancer x1 (x3 if you choose auto-select)
  • Rewards: Carmonite x50 (1st place team), Carmonite x20 (2nd place team), available until June 12th

Source: official Twitter account

Pokémon GO

Community Day

Niantic have confirmed that if you evolve Vigoroth during the upcoming Community Day (on Saturday), or up to one hour afterword, then Slaking will end up knowing Body Slam.

Source: Niantic (Twitter)

Pokémon GO Fest Yokohama

Niantic have shared some details about the Pokémon GO Fest event taking place from August 6th to August 12th in Yokohama (Japan). It will take place in three parks:

  • Yamashita Park
  • Rinko Park
  • Red Brick Park

Unown and Chatot are among the Pokémon confirmed to appear during this event.

The Pokémon GO Fest Yokohama will require a ticket, distributed for free. Players have to register from June 19th to June 28th directly via the game, and those who are selected will be notified on June 29th. In order to allow as many people as possible to participate, each player can only attend one day.

Source: Niantic
Via: Serebii

Adventure Week

Here’s pictures of the new Adventure Week-themed avatar items now available in the Style Shop:

Source: Niantic (Twitter)


In Japan, The Pokémon Company have opened yet another YouTube channel for Pokémon, this time dedicated to Monpoké (Pokémon hand puppets). Here’s the first two videos:



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