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Pokémon HOME on mobile to receive June update; Bulbasaur and Squirtle with Gigantamax Factor to be distributed
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The mobile version of Pokémon HOME will be receiving an update to version 1.4.0 in June 2021. A brand new feature in this update, Catch Calendar, allows you to view your Pokémon arranged by the dates on which you caught them. You can also set specific dates as Anniversaries to mark special occasions. The Pokédex will also be updated which gives the ability to view Pokémon registered to your Pokémon HOME Pokédex from different angles, similar to Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield. To celebrate the release of version 1.4.0, all players can receive special Bulbasaur and Squirtle via the Mystery Gift option. When you move these two Pokémon to Pokémon Sword or Pokémon Shield, when fully evolved as Venusaur and Blastoise, can be Gigantamax during battle.
Wooloo and Dubwool to appear in Max Raid Battles in Pokémon Sword and Shield
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Sheep Pokémon Wooloo and Dubwool will be appearing more frequently in Max Raid Battles in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield through May 23, 2021, at 4:59 p.m. PDT.
First cards revealed for Chilling Reign TCG expansion
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The Pokémon Company International has revealed eight cards for the Pokémon TCG: Sword & Shield—Chilling Reign expansion set that was officially announced earlier this year, and which is currently set to be released on June 18, 2021.
More details revealed for Pokémon GO Gible Community Day in June
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Niantic has revealed more details on the Gible Community Day happening on Sunday, June 6, 2021. The event will start at 11:00 am in player's local time, and end at 5:00 pm.
Life Orb to be distributed for a limited time for Pokémon Sword and Shield
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A limited-time distribution of Life Orb for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield was announced during the Spring Single Tournament Finals livestream on the official Pokémon Korea Youtube channel. Players can redeem a Life Orb using the code「SPR1NGPA0R1」. This code can only be redeemed until May 16, 2021 at 14:59 UTC.
Creatures, Inc. to increase TCG production in Japan; introduce lottery system for Japanese pre-orders
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The official Japanese Pokémon Card Game website have announced that Creatures, Inc. will be strengthening its production system due to increased demands for Pokémon cards, working harder to meet the desired expectations for customers, and pushing to promote the reproduction and shipment of missing products.
Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield updated to version 1.3.2
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Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield Version 1.3.2 is now available to download for the Nintendo Switch. According to Nintendo Support, this update fixes a bug where some Pokémon icons were not properly displaying when players are in online or local wireless battles. It also fixes several minor bugs to enhance the gameplay experience. This update is required to access Internet features.

Nintendo Support said:
Ver. 1.3.2 (Released May 11, 2021)
  • Fixed the issue where some Pokémon icons were not properly displaying during online or local wireless battles.
  • Several issues have been fixed to improve gameplay experience.
Complete these steps
  1. Connect the Nintendo Switch console to the Internet.
  2. Return to the HOME Menu and launch the game.
  3. The update will be downloaded and...
"Electric" by Katy Perry for Pokémon 25 drops this Friday on all digital music platforms
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"Electric", one of the track singles for Pokémon 25: The Album, has been revealed by the official Pokémon 25 website and Katy Perry's official social media accounts. While the album is set to be released digitally in fall 2021, the single itself will drop this Friday on all digital music platforms. You can pre-save the single here to listen it immediately when it drops on Spotify.
Details for Pokémon GO's Luminous Legends Y event revealed
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Niantic has announced details for the Luminous Legends Y event. Following the debut of Xerneas, the other Legendary Pokémon from Pokémon X and Pokémon Y, the Destruction Pokémon Yveltal will be appearing in Pokémon GO.
Pokémon GO Special Weekend event to be held in the US and Japan as well
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We reported over the weekend that a Pokémon GO Special Weekend event would be held in Mexico in collaboration with 7-11. We now know the same event will also be held in the United States and Japan, with different commercial partners, specifically Verizon (US) and Yoshinoya (Japan).
A Pokémon GO x 7-Eleven Special Weekend event in Mexico; worldwide bonuses also available
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Niantic has announced another Pokémon GO and 7-Eleven collaboration event in Mexico. During the event, Trainers with an Event Ticket will be able to encounter featured Pokémon using Incense and through Field Research, receive items from Timed Research, and several other bonuses. Trainers without an Event Ticket may still enjoy some bonuses. Ways to obtain the Event Ticket will be announced on the 7-Eleven Mexico website at a later date.
June 2021's Community Day to feature Gible
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Pokémon GO's official social media accounts have announced June 2021's Community Day will focus on the Land Shark Pokémon, Gible. The event will take place on Sunday, June 6, 2021, running from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time.
Pokémon Master Journeys: The Series announced as newest season of Pokémon
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The Pokémon Company International has announced Pokémon Master Journeys: The Series will be the title of the 24th season of the Pokémon the Series animated series. The latest season of the long-running anime continues the adventures of Ash and Goh as they travel all over the world to research Pokémon for Cerise Laboratory. It will premiere in select markets over the northern hemisphere summer, with more premieres coming to additional markets through the end of 2021.
Limited Research event for Marill in Pokémon GO this weekend
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Niantic has announced a Marill Limited Research event for this coming Sunday, May 9, 2021, from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. local time. Complete event-exclusive Timed and Field Researches to encounter the Water- and Fairy-type Aquamouse Pokémon. If you're lucky, you may even run into a Shiny one.
All forms of Meowth to appear in Max Raid Battles
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Meowth, Alolan Meowth, Galarian Meowth, and Gigantamax Meowth, will all be appearing more frequently in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield through May 2, 2021, at 4:59 p.m. PDT. Shiny Galarian Meowth will also be able to be encountered.
Swablu is the star of May 2021's Community Day in Pokémon GO
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Niantic has revealed that Swablu will be the featured Pokémon for May 2021's Community Day. The Shiny variant of Swablu will also be able to encountered. When you evolve Swablu into Altaria during, or within two hours after the event, it will learn Moonblast. The event will also include several bonuses, with eggs having 1/4 hatch distance when placed in an Incubator, and Incense lasting for three hours. A Community Day-exclusive Special Research story, Cotton-Winged Bird, will also be available for purchase, rewarding the players with items.
Dates for Pokémon GO Fest 2021 announced
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Niantic has announced Pokémon GO Fest 2021. It will be another two-day global event. This event will celebrate the 25th anniversary of Pokémon and the 5th anniversary of Pokémon GO. It will be held on July 17 to July 18, 2021.
The month of May in Pokémon GO
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Niantic has announced details of the monthly update for May 2021. The update will take place between Saturday, May 1, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. to Tuesday, June 1, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. PDT.
Xerneas to debut in Pokémon GO during the Luminous Legends X event
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Niantic has announced a new event for Pokémon GO: Luminous Legends X. The Life Pokémon, Xerneas, a Legendary Pokémon from Pokémon X and Pokémon Y, will make its Pokémon GO debut. Dragon- and Fairy-type Pokémon originally discovered in the Kalos region, such as Spritzee, Swirlix, and Goomy will also debut in this event.
New trailer reveals upcoming episodes of Pocket Monsters
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A new trailer uploaded to the official Pocket Monsters anime Twitter account has revealed several new and returning characters and Pokémon who will be appearing in upcoming episodes of Pocket Monsters. The trailer introduces the members of Project Mew, as well as showcasing the return of Professor Oak, Gary Oak, and Iris.

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