PokéNews (March 17): Bewear distribution (Japan) / Battle Competiton

Today’s Pokémon news: Bewear distribution announced for Japan, but also…

  • Battle Competiton
  • Hat Pikachu distribution
  • Pokémon Ga-Olé
  • Pokémon candies

Bewear distribution (Japan)

Today, yet another distribution was announced for Pokémon Sun and Moon in Japan. It will allow players to get a Bewear via a local wireless, at the various Pokémon Center stores across Japan. The distro will take place from April 15th to May 7th, though only at specific stores on specific days. Unfortunately, we don’t have any details about the Bewear itself (level, moves, etc.).

Also, players will get a special promo card for the Pokémon TCG.

The list of distributions for Pokémon Sun and Moon has been updated!

Source: The Pokémon Company
Via: Serebii

Battle Competition

Today, battles for the latest Battle Competition for Pokémon Sun and Moon started. It’s called the Kanto X Alola Regional Rumble, and here’s everything you need to know about it:

  • Format: Single Battle, 3 Pokémon per battle;
  • Pokémon restrictions: only Pokémon from the Kanto region, and those from the Alolan Pokédex, with the exception of Zygarde, Cosmog, Cosmoem, Solgaleo, Lunala, Necrozma, and Magearna;
  • Item restrictions: all items allowed except Mega Stone. Two Pokémon cannot be holding the same Hold Item;
  • Level: 1 to 100, but level capped to 50 during battles
  • Registration: March 9th to March 16th. Participant limit: 50 000
  • Battles: March 17th to March 19th, with a limit of 15 battles/player and /day;
  • Results: announced sometime in April;
  • Participation gift (must complete at least 3 battles): Pidgeotite Mega Stone and Steelixite Mega Stone.

You can check out more details about the Battle Competition over at the Pokémon Global Link. If you want to practice ahead of the actual competition, you can use the Download Rules feature to download the rules for it.

Hat Pikachu distribution (Japan)

Here’s a video showcasing the Original Hat Pikachu, that will be distributed to fans buying tickets for the latest Pokémon movie (Pokémon, I Choose You, opening on July 15th in Japan):

For more details about the distribution, click here!

Pokémon Ga-Olé

Here’s the latest video for the Pokémon Ga-Olé game on Arcade:

Pokémon candies

Here’s some pictures for some Pokémon toys, that come in a box with some candies:

Source: Bandai



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