has announced that Tepig
will be the featured Pokémon for July 2021's Community Day
. The Shiny
variant of Tepig can also be encountered. When you evolve Pignite
during, or within two hours after the event, it will learn the Charged Attack Blast Burn
. The event will also feature a 3× Catch Stardust
bonus, and Lure Modules
In commemoration of the launch of Pokémon Air Adventures, an initiative started in Japan that helps create wonderful travel memories, Niantic has announced that a new costumed Pikachu and the Shiny version of a regional Pokémon will be appearing in Pokémon GO.
Pokémon Air Adventures, or the "Soratobu Pikachu Project" (そらとぶピカチュウプロジェクト - Flying Pikachu Project) as it is being called in Japan, is a new collaborative initiative from The Pokémon Company, which aims to connect the world through Pokémon, helping to bring joy and wonderful memories through a shared enjoyment of travel.
The official Pokémon Café Mix Japanese website has announced that they have opened registration to players in Japan for a closed beta testing of a renewed version of Pokémon Café Mix. The application ends on June 30, 2021, while the testing is scheduled to be held this Summer. The renewed version will be launched this Autumn.
The Pokémon Company has announced Pokémon Global Exhibition, a tournament featuring eight of the top players from around the world, will be held this October.
The tournament will consist of the highest-ranking players from Europe, North America, Latin America, and Oceania participating in the Pokémon Players Cup IV Global Finals which will be held later this month. In Japan, the competitors will be those who have achieved excellent results in the Masters division of the Pokémon Japan Championships 2021 scheduled to be held from July 17 to July 18, 2021 in Japan. For South Korea, the winner of the Pokémon Trainers Cup 2021, which will be held from July 12 to August 2021, will be representing them.
The official Pokémon Special Twitter account has announced that the next chapter of Pokémon Adventures, called Pokémon Special in Japan, will be on hiatus from the August issue of CoroCoro Ichiban (which is due to be released on June 21, 2021), due to the author, Hidenori Kusaka
, feeling unwell. It is not yet known when Pokémon Adventures will resume publication.
Two more promotions are currently being held in EB Games stores in Australia. One of them is to get a Flapple stamped card and another to get codes to encounter Gigantamax Flapple or Appletun in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield. Both promotions are while stock lasts.
To commemorate the release of the newest Pokémon Trading Card Game expansion, Chilling Reign
, customers who purchase $20 worth of Pokémon Trading Card Game
products will receive a stamped version of Flapple
from Rebel Clash
. This stamped card will feature EB Games' logo.
Players can obtain a code card which allows you...
The official Pokémon website has announced that to commemorate the release of the newest Pokémon Trading Card Game expansion, Chilling Reign
, a stamped version of Sandaconda
from Battle Styles
will be given to customers who purchase $15 or more of Pokémon TCG products in GameStop in the US or EB Games in Canada (either in-store or online). This stamped card will feature the retailer logo for each respective region. This offer is only available while supplies last.
Several retailers around the world have now announced they will distributing codes for Gigantamax Sandaconda, either online via their websites, or physically in stores. As with all similar distributions, these codes should be available for free without any purchase. The codes are available starting June 18, 2021, while stock lasts.
Two promotions are currently being held in GAME stores in the United Kingdom. One of them is to get a Scorbunny on the Ball card and another to get codes to encounter Gigantamax Sandaconda in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield.
The third in the Pokémon Futsal collection of cards is available starting today. Fans can head online or to their local GAME store throughout England and purchase £15 worth of Pokémon Trading Card Game
products to receive this Scorbunny on the Ball card. This card bears the special Pokémon Futsal stamp and is while stock lasts. The Eevee on the Ball and Grookey on the Ball cards were released in September and October last year respectively.
To commemorate the release of the Pokémon Trading Card Game: Sword &...
The official Pokémon GO website has revamped their homepage and also announced two new features coming to Pokémon GO
for some Trainers around the world. These features will roll out to all Trainers later this summer.
One of the feature is a real-time sky mechanic that mimics a player’s sky light based on their geographical location. The other feature is an additional Pokédex
classification to keep track of different Pokémon variants and attributes.
To commemorate the Pokémon GO Fest 2021 from July 17 to July 18, 2021 in Pokémon GO
, Pokémon GO Fest 2021 shirts will be available for purchase in the United States. Canada, and Japan. There is only one design. These shirts will be available while supplies last.
For Trainers with a shipping address in the United States. they can purchase the shirts from the Pokémon Center at this link, while Trainers with a shipping address in Canada can purchase them at this link. Each Pokémon GO Fest 2021 shirt will come with a Professor's Research TCG card featuring Professor Willow
while supplies last.
Trainers with a shipping address in Japan will be able to purchase the shirts from Pokémon Center Online
starting on June 26, 2021...
As part of a collaboration between Pokémon GO
and the Pokémon Trading Card Game
, Professor Willow
will be featured on Professor's Research
as a SWSH Black Star Promotional
Professor's Research card text said:
Discard your hand and draw 7 cards.
The card includes a special promotional code that can be used at Niantic's Offer Redemption website. It will give you access to a Special Research in Pokémon GO during July, where you'll be able to encounter the Mythical Pokémon
Niantic has reported a Bidoof Breakout is coming to Pokémon GO! Bidoof will be appearing more often in the wild, in raids, and in encounters after you complete event-exclusive Field Research tasks. The event will take place from June 25, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. to July 1, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. local time.
Niantic has revealed more details for the Solstice Event coming to Pokémon GO this June, including the return of a Legendary Pokémon in five-star raids. Trainers will be able to encounter and catch different Pokémon depending on which hemisphere they're playing in.
The official Pokémon GO Twitter account have revealed that Meloetta, the Melody Pokémon, will be the star Pokémon of Pokémon GO Fest 2021. Meloetta can be encountered if you have completed all parts of the GO Fest 2021 Special Research.
The official Pokémon Café Mix Japanese Twitter account has announced that Sobble will be returning as the Event Pokémon for June 16 to June 30, 2021.
The official Pokémon UK Twitter account has revealed Karen's Conviction, a new card which will be included in the upcoming Pokémon TCG: Sword & Shield - Chilling Reign expansion releasing on June 18, 2021.
Niantic has announced that Giovanni will have Shadow Ho-Oh in his grasp from June 17, 2021, at 12:00 a.m. to September 1, 2021, at 12:00 a.m. local time.