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Jun 17

Movie 19 Website Updates with Info on the World Hobby Fair '16 Summer

Posted by Adamant | June 17th 2016 at 06:09 PM EDT
Tags: Anime, Event, Movie, World Hobby Fair, Pocket Monsters XY&Z
Comments: 0
The official Pokémon movie website has updated. Translations of the new entries follow:

The World Hobby Fair '16 Summer

There's lots of fun to be had at the Pokémon Booth! Come visit the Next Generation WHF!
Held Saturday June 26th and Sunday June 27th at Makuhari Messe!

Scheduled opening time is 9am to 4pm (admission is free. The event will not be cancelled due to weather)

On the Main Stage: Extravagant guests will be on stage!

Abareru-kun and Rinka-chan from "Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?", as well as Tomohisa Sako, will be on the stage as presenters, telling the audience about what makes Pokémon so appealing!

A special video clip from "Pokémon the movie XY&Z: Volcanion and the Ingenious Magearna", which you won't be able to see anywhere else, will also be presented!

There will also be a portion of the show where we'll present the new amusement machine for kids, "Pokémon Ga-Olé", which you can use the "Special "Magearna" Ga-Olé Disk" you receive when you go see the movie with!
Attraction 1: An interactive Volcanion attraction!

The mythical Pokémon "Volcanion", which plays a major role in the movie, appears at the Next Generation WHF in the form of a free, interactive attraction! All of you will have to work together to fire the powerful move "Steam Eruption", which only Volcanion can learn!! You'll also get to see an exclusive video clip not available anywhere else!!
Attraction 2: A Pokémon Keyword Rally will be available!

We will hold a keyword rally based around "Pokémon the movie XY&Z: Volcanion and the Ingenious Magearna"! Solve the four riddles spread throughout the venue and complete the keyword! Aim for the goal and Get original merchandise!!
Attraction 3: Extravagant guests will fight at the "Pocket Monsters Sun/Moon" game commentary stage show!

On Saturday June 25th, game developer Junichi Masuda will be at the venue playing "Pocket Monsters Sun/Moon", which will be released Friday November 18th this year!

Then, on Sunday June 26th, you'll get the chance to battle the Battle Guy from the special Pokémon show "Pika-Chan", which is currently getting new episodes on the Nintendo e-shop and the official Pokémon Youtube channel!
Attraction 4: On Sunday June 26th, all the Pokénchi residents will gather at the World Hobby Fair Stage?

The stage show starts at 10am!
All four regular hosts of the currently airing, super popular show "Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?" will be at the World Hobby Fair Stage! They will hold a fun show together with the Pokénds (Pokémon friends) that came to the fair!
*The stage show lasts from 10am to 10:30am

The special pre-order ticket will be on sale at the fair!

The Pokémon Booth is marked with the Pikachu balloon!
Come visit!

For further information on opening hours, venue, access etc, see the official Next Generation WHF website

Source: http://www.pokemon-movie.jp/whf16/

Article edited on 2016-06-17 06:27:23 by Adamant
Jun 17

Movie 19 Website Updates with Info on Tie-in Campaigns

Posted by Adamant | June 17th 2016 at 04:04 PM EDT
Tags: Anime, Event, Movie, Event Pokémon, Pocket Monsters XY&Z, Pokémon Ga-Olé
Comments: 0
The official Pokémon movie website has updated. Translations of the new entries follow:

Special, Sudden "Pokémon Elections 720 Baokkie" Giveaway!

The "Pokémon Elections 720" were held from Saturday April 16th to Sunday May 8th!

This was the most involving election ever held in Pokémon movie history, where people could choose who they wanted as a theater giveaway from all Pokémon with national zukan number 1-720, excluding only Volcanion, where "Gekkouga" was brilliantly chosen as the number 1 Pokémon!

For further details on the Gekkouga being given out, go here!

The Pokémon with the unfortunate honor of being ranked 720th was announced to be Baokkie!
However, we've made the sudden decision to give you Baokkie for your "Pocket Monsters X/Y/Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire" game at Pokémon Centers and Pokémon Stores all acoss Japan!
Baokkie will be given directly to you by store staff via infrared!
We will also be given out Baokkie's PR business card!
Let's all cheer Baokkie on!

The "Elections 720 Baokkie" Giveaway!

Giveaway period
Saturday June 25th to Friday July 15th.
*Distribution will end as soon as the supply of PR business cards is exhausted.

Participating stores
All Pokémon Centers, Pokémon Stores and Pokémon Store Outlets

*A fully charged Nintendo 3DS series system
(New Nintendo 3DS/New3DSLL/3DS/3DSLL/2DS)
*A "Pocket Monsters X/Y/Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire" video game
(can also be the download version)

Things to note
*You will receive the Pokémon by conducting infrared communication with Pokémon Center/Pokémon Store staff. It is not received via the Internet.
*The Pokémon can not be received in any games in the "Pocket Monsters" series besides "Pocket Monsters X/Y/Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire".
*You can only receive a single giveaway Baokkie per game.
*Games that contain modified data or similar may not be able to receive the Pokémon.
*The giveaway Baokkie can not be deposited on the GTS (Global Trade Station) or sent out via "Wonder Trade".
*This event is also conducted at Pokémon store Outlets.

The "Prepare for a Fierce Fight! Black Mega Sirknight Campaign" is now Underway

To commemorate the premiere of "Pokémon the movie XY&Z: Volcanion and the Ingenious Magearna", we're holding the "Prepare for a Fierce Fight! Black Mega Sirknight Campaign" from Friday June 17th to Friday July 8th!

In the movie, a black Mega Sirknight plays a major role as the Pokémon belonging to Chymia, princess of Azoth Kingdom!!
To prepare for the fierce fight against the "Mega Evolution Army" that Satoshi, Pikachu, Satoshi's other Pokémon and Chymia find themselves in, use this campaign to befriend an "Alternately Colored Mega Sirknight" yourself!

Campaign Part 1:
"Chymia's Alternately Colored Sirknight", which can become an "Alternately Colored Black Mega Sirknight", is being distributed for "Pocket Monsters X/Y/Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire"!

This is your chance to receive "Chymia's Alternately Colored Sirknight", which plays a major role in "Pokémon the movie XY&Z: Volcanion and the Ingenious Magearna", for your copies of either of the "Pocket Monsters X/Y/Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire" Nintendo 3DS video games! This "Chymia's Alternately Colored Sirknight" holds a "Sirknightnite", so if you mega evolve it in battle, it can become an "Alternately Colored Black Mega Sirknight"!

How to receive the serial code:
To obtain "Chymia's Alternately Colored Sirknight", you need to get a unique serial code from a participating store. The way you obtain the serial code differs by store.

Participating stores:
Apita/Piago, Aeon/Aeon Super Center/Aeon Style/Aeon Retail Store, Ito-Yokado, Edion, Joshin Denki, Toys R Us, Bic Camera, Fuji, Heiwado, Yamada Denki, Yodobashi Camera, Pokémon Center and Pokémon Store
*Some stores exempt
A full list of all participating stores is available at the official Pocket Monsters website

Campaign Part 2:
You might be able to obtain a "Black Mega Sirknight" in "Pokémon Ga-Olé" as well! We're giving out a "Ga-Olé Ticket (QR Code)" that lets you access a special course!

The serial code card comes with a "Ga-Olé Ticket (QR Code)". When you scan the "Pokémon Ga-Olé" QR Code in the Multi Scanner... you get to select the "Alternately Colored Sirknight Course"!!

The paper the serial code you can obtain "Chymia's Alternately Colored Sirknight" with is printed on comes with a "Ga-Olé Ticket (QR Code)" on the back. By scanning this "Ga-Olé Ticket (QR Code)" in the new amusement machine "Pokémon Ga-Olé", which is scheduled to be released in July 2016, you'll be able to select the "Alternately Colored Sirknight Course"!
When you play this course, you have a chance to meet an "Alternately Colored Sirknight"!

*The Ga-Olé Ticket is for use with "Pokémon Ga-Olé", which is scheduled to be released in July 2016.
*You need 100 yen to play the game, and will need to inset another 100 yen to receive the Disk.
*Please note that meeting the "Alternately Colored Sirknight" does not necessarily guaranteed you'll catch it.

Campaign Part 3:
Buy Pokémon Card Game products and the like and obtain a "Black Mega Sirknight Half Play Mat", Volcanion cards and more!

If you spend 500 yen (including tax) or more at selected merchandise at participating stores, you will receive a "Black Mega Sirknight Half Play Mat" and a randomly selected card out of four: Volcanion, Pikachu, Nyarth or Harimaron!
The "Black Mega Sirknight Half Play Mat" also has a cool design on the back that can be used as a poster! Have fun with it, whether you use it for play or decoration!

Examples of selected merchandise:

For further information, see the official Pocket Monsters website

Sources: http://www.pokemon-movie.jp/news/?p=2152 and http://www.pokemon-movie.jp/news/?p=2109

Article edited on 2016-06-17 04:16:05 by Adamant
Jun 08

Movie 19 Blog Updates with Report from the Pokemon Elections 720 Results Announcement Ceremony

Posted by Adamant | June 8th 2016 at 08:33 AM EDT
Tags: Anime, Event, Movie, Event Pokémon, Movie Blog, Pocket Monsters XY&Z
Comments: 0
The official Pokémon movie blog has updated. We have added a section collecting every single blog entry for easy browsing. Translations follow:

Event Report #14: A Report from the "Pokémon Elections 720" Results Announcement Ceremony

The "Pokémon Elections 720" results announcement ceremony was held at TOHO Cinemas Roppongi Hills Tuesday June 7th!

At this venue filled with Pokémon fans, this announcement ceremony held by the extravagant guests that walked onto on the stage turned into a truly special event!

And the one to brilliantly win first place was "Gekkouga"!
Further information on the "Gekkouga" that will be given out in theaters is set to be announced June 15th!

The "Pokémon Elections 720" results announcement ceremony, which was further enhanced by Tomohisa Sako's personal ranking prediction show, Rica Matsumoto's performance of "Mezase Pokémon Master" and the lively post-show roundtable discussion, can be seen at LINE LIVE even now after the show has ended!

And for those of you who haven't seen the rest of the results of the "Pokémon Elections 720" yet, check out this page

Source: http://www.pokemon-movie.jp/pokemovie_ch/?p=2409

Article edited on 2016-06-08 08:34:49 by Adamant
May 31

Movie 19 website Updates with Info on Live Online Broadcast of Results Announcement Ceremony

Posted by Adamant | May 31st 2016 at 07:08 AM EDT
Tags: Anime, Event, Movie, Event Pokémon, Pocket Monsters XY&Z
Comments: 0
The official Pokémon movie website has updated. Translations of the new entry follows:

The Results of the Pokémon Elections 720 Will Be Announced Tuesday June 7th

Which of the 720 Pokémon will rise above all others!?

Let us watch the moment where the results get announced together!
Incredible, the "Pokémon Elections 720" results announcement ceremony will be broadcast via LINE LIVE!

Preshow: Starts at 6:10pm

Ceremony: Starts at 6:30pm

Aftershow: Starts at 7:05pm

Results Announcement Ceremony Speakers:

Shoko Nakagawa
Rica Matsumoto
Tomohisa Sako
Tsunekazu Ishihara (President and CEO of The Pokémon Company)
Hirokazu Tanaka (President and CEO of Creatures Inc.)
Junichi Masuda (Game director at Game Freak Inc.)

What is LINE LIVE and how is it used:

The program can be viewed via the LINE LIVE app, the LINE app and your computer.

How to watch via the LINE LIVE app:
Post comments via the LINE LIVE app! Enjoy the ceremony alongside us!

When you watch a show via the LINE LIVE app, you can see comments from all the other viewers watching alongside you.
If you enter comments and messages in the "Comment" field and then "Send" them, you can make both the other viewers and the broadcaster see them.

This app with which you can reserve viewings and participate in shows through your comments with can be found here! Free both to download and to use

How to watch via the LINE app:
Add the official "LIVE" account (LINE ID: @linelive) as a "friend"!
It will send you a Push Notification when the broadcast starts to let you know it's started!

Go here if you want to watch via the LINE app!

How to watch via your computer:
You can watch on the internet via this URL.

Go here if you want to watch via you computer!

Source: http://www.pokemon-movie.jp/election/

Article edited on 2016-05-31 07:10:15 by Adamant
Apr 13

Corocoro May Issue Leaks, Tries Showing Sneak Peak of Pocket Monsters Sun and Moon

Posted by Adamant | April 13th 2016 at 12:04 PM EDT
Tags: Corocoro, Event, Movie, Pokémon Sun, Pokémon Moon
Comments: 0
Pages from the May issue of Corocoro Comic has leaked online. Translations follow:

A world premiere! The Pokémon adorning the packaging for the two games are... where!? WHY, JAPANESE PEOPLE!?

This is the packaging for "Pokémon Sun/Moon"...

...but you can't see the Pokémon!!!!!!!!!

This is how the pictures were taken:
A Pocket Monsters Sun/Pocket Monsters Moon Infiltration Spy Special!!
Bringing you the new games, "Pocket Monsters Sun/Moon"'s... what? We don't have anything? We'll just have to print a blank page? No way!

The Corocoro Editorial Team's Illegal Leaking!!
If we don't have any material, we'll have to get some ourselves! We'll show you our Corocoro Spirit!!

In order to obtain a scoop, we went on a spying mission to HQ!

An infiltration mission
Acting like a secret agent, reporter Matsumoto perfectly managed to infiltrate the building!

The confidential material has been found!!
Sneaking in from the ceiling and without making a sound, he took a spectacular photo!

He was so excited about getting the scoop of the century he took the photo with the flash on full!!

But reporter Matsumoto didn't give up!
"I will definitely obtain some information!!!!!!!!!"

The major announcement the world has been waiting for is coming in May!!
Will the magazine have found those bits of info on "Pokémon Sun/Moon" they were searching for then?

To all 130 million eligible voters in Japan:
A public announcement of the 720 Pokémon running for the Pokémon Elections!!
Pokémon Trainers all over Japan: The time has finally come to choose Number 1!

The one to choose No. 1 is you!
This poster is a landmark:
The biggest project in Pokémon movie history is starting!!
You'll get to choose between the Pokémon on this poster: All Pokémon in the national zukan from number 1-720, the sole exceptions being Volcanion and Magearna!

The winner gets distributed at the theater!!
Vote for your favorite Pokémon!!
Obtain a ballot at Pokémon Centers and movie theaters all over Japan. The Pokémon that wins will be distributed at theaters this summer.

The Corocoro Editorial Team makes their own predictions for the winner:
Reporter Nakamura: Jirachi: The movie premieres on Tanabata, so it's the season for this guy.
Reporter Matsumoto: Lisyan: Among all 720 Pokémon, I think it has a certain kinda of value in a way!

Check the official movie website for further information!

Volcanion and the Ingenious Magearna

The two new Pokémon play a major role in the new movie!!

Magearna's typing has been confirmed!!
You can't miss the movie that premieres this summer! We keep shedding further lights on Mageana's secrets!!

Type: Steel/Fairy
Species: Artificial Pokémon
Height: 1.0m
Weight: 80.5kg

Source: Corocoro Comic, May 2016 issue

Article edited on 2016-04-15 06:13:27 by Sunain
Mar 25

Movie 19 website updates with note on AnimeJapan 2016

Posted by Adamant | March 25th 2016 at 09:42 AM EDT
Tags: Anime, Event, Movie, Pocket Monsters XY&Z
Comments: 0
The official Pokémon movie website has updated. Translations of the new entry follows:

Take Pictures With Satoshi at "AnimeJapan 2016"

"AnimeJapan 2016" is held at Tokyo Big Sight Saturday March 26th and Sunday March 27th!
At the ShoPro booth, which is marked with the Pikachu balloon, a photo spot where you can take pictures with Satoshi and the others has been set up!
There will also be a Pokémon stage show during the "Family Anime Festa" Sunday the 27th!
Try to dance along with Pikachu and the others!
Admission is free for elementary schoolers and younger! Come visit AnimeJapan 2016!
*The "Family Anime Festa" is restricted to elementary schoolers and younger, as well as their guardians.

For further information, see the AnimeJapan 2016 website.

Source: http://www.pokemon-movie.jp/news/?p=2005

Article edited on 2016-03-26 09:43:42 by Adamant

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