PokéNews (September 6): Pokémon Sword and Shield / Pokémon GO

Today’s Pokémon news: latest trailers + details + screenshots for Pokémon Sword and Shield, but also…

  • Pokémon GO
  • Pokémon TCG
  • Pokémon Sun and Moon (anime)
  • Pokémon Center
  • Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?!
  • Pokémon Kids TV

Pokémon Sword and Shield

Earlier this week, The Pokémon Company shared the latest trailers, details, and screenshots for Pokémon Sword and Shield. Check out this post for all this!

Pokémon Sword and Shield (Switch) comes out on November 15th worldwide.

Pokémon GO

Legendary Raid Hours

Niantic have announced several Legendary Raid Hours for September. They will take place from 6PM to 7PM local time every Wednesday, and will feature a different Legendary Pokémon each time (with 5 Stars Raid Battles happening more frequently).

Here’s the Pokémon you will be able to get:

  • September 11, 2019: Deoxys
  • September 18, 2019: Mewtwo
  • September 25, 2019: To Be Announced

Source: Niantic

Shadow Pokémon

Niantic have announced that more Shadow Pokémon are now available:

  • Venonat
  • Venomoth
  • Oddish
  • Gloom
  • Psyduck
  • Growlithe
  • Abra
  • Hitmonchan
  • Larvitar
  • Turtwig

Source: Niantic (Twitter)

Pokémon TCG

The Pokémon Company have shared the first details and pictures for the Gallar Collection, a special set including the first Sword and Shield cards:

As Trainers await the highly anticipated release of the Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield video games, they can also look forward to the new Pokémon TCG: Galar Collection, which includes one of three promo cards showcasing Grookey, Scorbunny, or Sobble. In addition, the box includes a matching collector’s pin, one oversize card featuring the Legendary Pokémon Zacian or Zamazenta as a brand-new Pokémon V, and four Pokémon TCG booster packs. This special preview of the Sword & Shield Series will be Trainers’ first opportunity to grab cards from the forthcoming expansion. The Galar Collection will be available on November 15 in celebration of the global release of Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield.

The Gallar Collection comes out on November 15th.

Source: The Pokémon Company PR

Pokémon Sun and Moon (anime)

Here’s the latest trailer for the Pokémon Sun and Moon anime series, hyping up the grande finale of the Alola League arc (on September 8th and September 15th):

Pokémon Center

Here’s the latest promo video for the Pokémon Center stores in Japan:

Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?!

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

Pokémon Kids TV

Here’s the latest videos from the Pokémon Kids TV YouTube Channel:


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