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September 4 Pokémon Direct Breakdown

Tonight we had the first Pokémon Direct for the first time in a little while, and here is all the new information that was released in the 20 minute video. Pokémon Bank is a Cloud Storage application for the Nintendo 3DS. It allows for 100 boxes, 3000 Pokémon, to be stored on the internet. Pokémon Bank will require an annual ...

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Pokémon Rumble U now out on eShop!

Pokémon Rumble U is now out on the Australian eShop as of this morning! It is the first Pokémon WiiU game to come out, being an Action/RPG for 1 – 4 players. Pokémon Rumble U costs $19.50 AU, and is 564 MB to download. Software Description: Pokémon Rumble U is the tale of the toy Pokémon’s great adventure: after a ...

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2013 Pokémon Worlds Promo

The 2013 Pokémon World Championships have officially started with the Last Chance Qualifiers for both TCG and VGC. The 2013 Pokémon Worlds promo for competitors this year is (BW 95) ‘Champions Festival’. As per usual there’s various Worlds-branded merchandise that is given out to competitors, including: Multilingual set of this year’s Promo, Champions Festival Pikachu Plush Worlds T-shirt Playmat Deckbox ...

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2013 Pokémon World Championships: Australian Representatives

This weekend marks the 2013 Pokémon World Championships, being held in Vancouver. This year, Australia has both TCG and VGC representatives who have flown over to compete! This is quite unique as Australia has never been represented in the VGC before 2013. Nintendo has gone above and beyond not only by hosting our first ever VGC Nationals, but by flying ...

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Official Uniform for Aussie VGC Reps Revealed

Australian VGC Players get ready to take on the World, and to help them show their Aussie pride, Nintendo has supplied all representatives they are flying over to worlds with a uniform! Last month, Australian players from around the country battled it out in the first ever Pokémon Video Game Nationals. The top two from each division (Master, Senior, and ...

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Shiny Legendary Pokémon Available from EB Games

To celebrate the imminent release of Pokémon X and Y, EB Games is giving Pokémon players the chance to obtain three rare and shiny legendary Pokémon! This event is taking place from August 30, and will conclude October 11 (the eve of X and Y’s release). You can expect to download shiny Dialga, shiny Palkia, and lastly shiny Giratina during ...

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Pokémon X and Y Pre-Order Bonus at EB Games

EB Games Australia has recently announced that customers who place a pre-order on Pokémon X and/or Y will receive a bonus Poké Ball themed 3DS game case. This pre-order bonus is available only to those who pre-order Pokémon X and/or Y at EB Games retailers. It’s in limited supply, so be quick to place a pre-order at your local EB ...

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Live Coverage Scheduled for Australian VGC Nationals

  Pokémon Australia is proud to announce that we will be providing live coverage from the Australian Pokémon VGC National Championships at PAX this weekend! We will be present both days, July 20 and 21, utilising a Twitter feed and a chat to keep fans updated on what’s going on. Additionally, once top cut is announced, a live Challonge bracket ...

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Pokémon X and Y Official Strategy Guide

EB Games Australia has recently listed the Official Strategy Guide for Pokémon X and Y as available for pre-order. You can pre-order online: here, or you can call into your local EB Games and pre-order in person. Please note: if you pick up both game and guide from EB Games, you’ll receive a 20% discount on the cost of the ...

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