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Midnight Lycanroc event announced for Australia

To coincide with the release of the TCG expansion Guardians Rising, a new Lycanroc Midnight Forme giveaway has been announced for EB Games stores! The Lycanroc will have its previously-unreleased No Guard ability, be male, be level 50, hold a Life Orb, and know the moves Stone Edge, Fire Fang, Sucker Punch and Swords Dance. How to receive Lycanroc: Select ...

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Changes to 2017 Pokémon World Championships Qualification

The Pokémon Company have announced changes to both the qualification requirements for the 2017 World Championship and the Championship Points (CP) payouts at events. These changes now make it easier for players to qualify for the World Championships for both TCG & VGC. For players in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region (which includes Australia), the new CP requirements to earn a ...

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New Mythical Pokémon Revealed- Marshadow

The official Pokémon YouTube channel has announced a new Mythical Pokémon for Sun and Moon: Marshadow. At this stage all that’s known about it, is its cry, and its type: Ghost/Fighting. All other details remain a mystery, but more details will be announced soon, so stay tuned!

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VGC: April International Challenge Announced

Registration for the April International Challenge has been announced! This International Challenge is open to anyone with a Pokémon Trainer Club account and POP ID. The International Challenge will use VGC17 rules, and will award Championship Points to the world’s top-performing players. All players who compete in 3 battles or more receive Sceptilite, Blazikenite AND Swampertite! Sign-Up Period: April 19 10am ...

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Oceania International Championships Coverage

The Oceania International Challenge is fast approaching! The event will be held between March 10-12 (Friday to Sunday) at Melbourne Park Function Center in Melbourne, Australia! In light of this, us at PokeAus can announce that we will have a team on the ground to provide coverage for the event. The primary aim of this coverage will be to post match-ups, results, ...

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Pokémon Sun and Moon Download: Mewtwonite Mega Stones

  Both of Mewtwo’s Mega Stones are now available for download in Pokémon Sun and Moon! In order to receive the items, you must take the following steps: From the main menu, select “Mystery Gift” instead of “Continue” Select Receive Gift, then “Receive via code/password”, and then select “Yes” twice to connect to the Internet Enter the code: M2DESCENT Visit ...

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Big News for the Oceania International Championships

With just over a month to go until competition gets underway, we’ve got all the big news for the Oceania International Championships that were announced over the last few days. The event details are available online, www.poic2017.com.au. This page is important as online registration will be done through there. Additionally, information about the schedule and the costs have also been unveiled. Key information ...

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Pokémon Genesect Event has made its way back to Australia

The Genesect Event is back! Players who did not previously obtain Genesect via Mystery Gift now have a second chance. Last year during Pokémon’s 20th Anniversary Genesect was available to download via code distributed at EB Games. Genesect can be downloaded on Pokémon X, Y, Omega Ruby, or Alpha Sapphire between now and February 28th 2017.  You can download Genesect ...

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New Pokémon Global Link features introduced!

Hello all, Cappa here. I’ve always been an enormous fan of the desktop online features that have popped up in previous years within the main series titles. Back when GTS first came out, I had very fond memories of hopping on Internet Explorer to see where my Pokemon had gone. With the most recent update to the Global Link just ...

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