PokéNews (Nov. 20): Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us / Pokémon GO

Today’s Pokémon news: video clip for Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us, but also…

  • Pokémon GO
  • Pokémon Shuffle
  • Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon – Battle Competition
  • Pokémon Sun and Moon – Anime
  • Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?!

Pokémon GO

On Friday, a special event went live in Pokémon GO to celebrate the launch of Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu! / Eevee!. Here’s the various parts of this event, which runs until November 27th:

  • Special Research featuring Meltan
  • Field Research focusing on Pokémon from the Kanto region, but not commonly found in Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu! / Eevee! (such as Omanyte and Kabuto)
  • Pikachu Cap and Eevee Cap in the Style Shop
  • Raid Battles featuring Vaporeon, Jolteon, Flareon, Espeon, and Umbreon from November 23rd to November 26th

Source: Niantic

Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us

Here’s a clip from Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us, which is getting a limited theatrical release this month in some countries:

Pokémon Shuffle

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

  • Ultra Challenge = Lunala
  • Great Challenge = Beedrill, Electivire, Snivy (Winking), Shiny Diancie, and Bruxish
  • Daily Pokémon = Seviper, Wynaut, Torkoal, Zangoose, and 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); and Pikachu (Surprised).

Source: Serebii

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon – Battle Competition

Today, registrations for the latest Battle Competition for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon went live: the 2018 International Challenge November Online Competition. Here’s all you need to know about it:

  • Pokémon allowed: those from the National Pokédex (including two of the following: Mewtwo, Lugia, Ho-Oh, Groudon, Kyogre, Rayquaza, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Reshiram, Zekrom, Kyurem, Xerneas, Yveltal, Zygarde, Cosmog, Cosmoem, Solgaleo, Lunala, and Necrozma);
  • Pokémon banned: Rayquaza with the move Dragon Ascent, Pokémon brought in via Poké Transporter, Mew, Celebi, Jirachi, Deoxys, Phione, Manaphy, Darkrai, Shaymin, Arceus, Victini, Keldeo, Meloetta, Genesect, Diancie, Hoopa, Volcanion, Magearna, Marshadow, Zeraora, and Ash-Greninja. Also, you’re not allowed to have 2 Pokémon with the same Pokédex number;
  • Battles: Double Battles, 4 Pokémon out of 6 sent to battle;
  • Level: 50 (lowered if above that);
  • Items: Z-Crystals, Mega Stones, the Blue Orb, and the Red Orb, as well any duplicate Hold Items, are not allowed.
  • Participation prize: Shiny Tapu Lele (need to take part in at least 3 battles), Championship Points (that count toward the 2019 Pokémon World Championships, top-players only)
  • Registration: November 20th to November 29th
  • Battles: November 30th to December 2nd
  • Results announced sometime in November

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

Source: Pokémon Global Link

Pokémon Sun and Moon – Anime

Here’s the latest episode of the special segment featuring Eevee from the Pokémon Sun and Moon anime series:


And here’s the preview for the next episode of the anime series, airing on Sunday in Japan:


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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