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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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Alola Friendly Battle Competition Announced

  A new battle competition has been announced for Pokémon Sun and Moon on the last weekend of January, called the Alola Friendly! Rules for the Alola Friendly can be downloaded from the Festival Plaza. Tap Battle, and then tap Download Rules. You will be able to practice the Alola Friendly rules in the lead-up to the event! Registration: January ...

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New Pokémon Sun and Moon Themes Available

  Two new themes for your New 3DS’ home screen have just become available in Australia, and both even have accompanying video previews demonstrating them! (NOTE: the videos are in Japanese) The first is called Pokémon: Adventure Partner, and features the three starter Pokémon of Alola. Its background music comes from your home in Sun and Moon. The second is ...

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Pokémon Sun and Moon Themes Available

  Following the launch of Pokémon Sun and Moon two Pokémon themes have made their way to the 3DS console! The first is Pokémon: Solgaleo and Lunala, which features special art of the two legendary Pokémon from Sun and Moon. It has the Adventure Begins music from the new games. The second is Pokémon: Tropical, which features artwork of the ...

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Pokémon Sun and Moon Trailer – Starter Pokémon Final Evolutions, Tapu Pokémon, and old Rivals Revealed

  Yet another reveal video has just been posted on the official Pokémon YouTube channel, and boy does it have some awesome reveals! New Pokémon Starter Pokémon Final Evolutions Decidueye Decidueye is the final form of Rowlet. Unlike its pre-evolved forms, Decidueye is not a Grass/Flying-type, but a Grass/Ghost-type! It can move about completely unnoticed by its prey. It often ...

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Pokémon Sun and Moon Demo – Key Features

For the first time, trainers are now able to explore part of the Alola region, with the release of the demo of Pokémon Sun and Moon earlier today! We have summarised the main points of the demo below, though there is much more in the demo then what we’ve included below.   Your character, Sun, has just moved to Alola from the ...

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Australians in the Nugget Bridge Major: Round 1 and 2 Update

  The first two rounds of the Nugget Bridge Major 5 have been completed, so let’s take the opportunity to see how Australia’s representatives have gone so far. We’ve counted 26 Australians competing in this year’s edition, the second highest contingent behind the USA, in an international competition with 28 countries represented! After two battles, there remain four Australians undefeated: ...

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TCG City Championship: Retro Perth – Standings and Usage Stats

  Yesterday we saw the third Australian TCG City Championship which took place at Retro Morley, in Perth. The event saw 17 Masters, and 4 Seniors, a congratulations goes to Andrew Tan for winning the Masters Division. Total Deck Usage for Master Division Manectric/Bats – 2 YZG – 3 (1 drop) Manectric/Toad/Bats – 1 Entei/Charizard – 1 Lucario/Bats – 1 ...

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A look inside Pokkén Tournament

  With a new CoroCoro hitting shelves, and the official Japanese website going live for Pokkén Tournament, we now have news on when it will be making it’s way down under! The game now has a world wide release date of Spring (so Autumn in Australia)! Pokkén Tournament will feature a variety of modes including: Single Battle – which has ...

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Battle Spot Season 14 to use VGC16 rules!

  It has just been announced that the next season of Battle Spot Special will use VGC16 rules! This means that players can practice official VGC16 games online without having to rely on simulators such as Pokémon Showdown! Season 14 starts January 19th and will run to March 15th 2016. The base rules for this season are as follows: Battle ...

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