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Upcoming Episodes

New titles are revealed in various publications such as: TV guides, childrens' magazines, anime magazines, promotional posters and videos, official websites and official television programs. Titles and their translations are added to our episode guide and the chart below when the titles are revealed.
Date Title(s)
May 14 2021 Flag PM2019 66: フラベベの白い花
Flabebe's White Flower
May 21 2021 Flag PM2019 67: 容疑者ピカチュウ?!
Pikachu the Suspect?!
May 28 2021 Flag PM2019 68: ゴウにライバル!? ミュウへの道!!
Rivals for Go?! The Road to Mew!!
Jun 04 2021 Flag PM2019 69: はじめてのおつかい見守りたいっ!
I'd Like To Keep An Eye On Their First Errand!
Mar 12

Pokémon Shirts - My Favorite Monster Ball Button Vote

Posted by Sunain | March 12th 2021 at 07:03 PM EST
Tags: Pokémon Shirts
Comments: 0

The Pokémon Shirts polo shirt line, a collaboration between Pokémon and the online custom shirt brand Original Stitch, will be updated in mid-May 2021! New variations will be added to the polo shirt line, the Pokémon embroidery and the buttons that can be selected in the customization options.

To commemorate the renewal of the polo shirts, they are holding the "My Favorite Monster Ball Vote" on Twitter from March 12th, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. JST until to March 19th, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. Participants can vote for your favorite monster ball! The top three monster balls will be added to the button designs on the polo shirts.

How to vote

All you have to do is tweet on Twitter the two following hashtags "#Ball Support Vote" (#推しボール総選挙) and "#Vote for ○○" to complete your vote. In "#Vote for ○○", put the name of your favorite Monster Ball in place of the "○○". For example, if you want to vote for Master Ball, tweet #推しボール総選挙 and #マスターボールに投票.

For more information on the types of monster balls you can vote for, check out the list at the bottom of the page. The results will be announced later on the official Pokémon Shirts website. If you edit or delete the designated hashtags, your vote may not be accepted. Please do not edit or delete the designated hashtags if you wish your vote to be counted.

Monster balls that can be voted for:

・Master Ball (マスターボール)
・Premier Ball (プレミアボール)
・Heal Ball (ヒールボール)
・Net Ball (ネットボール)
・Dark Ball (ダークボール)
・Nest Ball (ネストボール)
・Quick Ball (クイックボール)
・Timer Ball (タイマーボール)
・Repeat Ball (リピートボール)
・Dive Ball (ダイブボール)
・Gorgeous Ball (ゴージャスボール)
・Safari ball (サファリボール)
・Precious Ball (プレシャスボール)
・Ultra Ball (ウルトラボール)
・Lure Ball (ルアーボール)
・Level Ball (レベルボール)
・Moon Ball (ムーンボール)
・Heavy Ball (ヘビーボール)
・Speed Ball (スピードボール)
・Friend Ball (フレンドボール)
・Love Ball (ラブラブボール)

Source: https://www.pokemon.co.jp/info/2021/03/210312_cm02.html

Article edited on2021-03-12 07:05:07 bySunain
Mar 12

Pokémon Cafe - 3rd Anniversary

Posted by Sunain | March 12th 2021 at 12:00 AM EST
Tags: Pokémon cafe, Pikachu Sweets
Comments: 0

On Sunday, March 14th, 2021, the Pokémon Café celebrated its 3rd anniversary! Chef Pikachu, Waitress Pikachu, and Pastry Chef Pikachu are very excited to celebrate the 3rd anniversary. The Pikachu of Pikachu Sweets by Pokémon Cafe has also come to help the new friend, Pastry chef Pikachu! The store will be bustling with Pikachu!

From Saturday, March 13th, 2021, the Pokémon Cafe (Nihonbashi, Tokyo and Shinsaibashi, Osaka) will be offering a new menu filled with gratitude for its 3rd anniversary! Let's enjoy a delicious meal with Pikachu showcasings its pride and joy at the Pokémon Cafe!

Note: Despite the dates being in March 2021, the official Japanese Pokémon website posted these news articles on April 2nd, 2021.

Chef Pikachu's Deeply Flavored Carbonara Set - with Bouquet Salad - 1,848 yen (tax included)
シェフピカチュウのこんがりカルボナーラセット ~ブーケサラダ付き~ 1,848円(税込)
The Pokémon Cafe is celebrating its third anniversary in March 2021! Chef Pikachu's signature thick carbonara and bouquet salad will wow you!

Waitress Pikachu's Gorgeous Mango Shake 1,188 yen (tax included)
ウェイトレスピカチュウの華やかマンゴーシェイク 1,188円(税込)
Waitress Pikachu's favorite refreshing and delicious mango shake! This gorgeous drink with flower petals and sliced strawberries is perfect for celebrating.

Pâtissier Pikachu's Festive Sweets Box 2,068 yen (tax included)
パティシエピカチュウのおいわいスイーツボックス 2,068円(税込) Pastry chef Pikachu and Pâtissier Pikachu are always thinking about sweets! Just like the parfait at the Pikachu Sweets by Pokémon Cafe, this cute sweets box with Pikachu playing hide and seek contains lots of fruit and a fluffy tea cake!

The lunch mats available at the café seats have a new design. The Pokémon Cafe's original clear coasters, which are given randomly with each drink order, come in a total of seven different designs! One of the seven types is a very rare secret pattern.

Source: https://www.pokemoncenter-online.com/cafe/news/210312_02.html

Pokémon Cafe - 3rd Anniversary - A new menu has been added to Pikachu Sweets by Pokémon Cafe!


To celebrate the 3rd anniversary of the Pokémon Cafe, all the Pikachus from the Pokémon Cafe are here! Pikachu Sweets will be joined by Pastry chef Pikachu who loves making sweets! Pikachu and his friends are helping each other make sweets and create many new menu items. Pikachu and his friends are very proud of their menu.


Pikachu and his friends can enjoy the cake with their favorite Poffin, Pofflés and Poké Bean, and it's sweets time together! It's a much bigger cake than the previous Pikachu Sweets.

Your favorite Poffin! Pikachu Sweets Cheesecake, Patissier Pikachu's Special Chocolate Cake, Pikachu Sweets Shortcake(From left to right) 972 yen each (tax included) (左から) お気に入りのポフィンといっしょ!ピカチュウスイーツのチーズケーキ

Pâtissier Pikachu's Special Chocolate Cake
Pastry Chef Pikachu loves making sweets, and this rich chocolate cake is filled with its specialties.
The cake is layered with sweet chocolate-filled batter and cream, and is sure to satisfy.
Pâtissier Pikachu has brought us its favorite Poké Bean. Let's have fun eating them together!

Pikachu Sweets Cheesecake
Pikachu♂ from Pikachu Sweets helped make the cheesecake.
It's a melt-in-your-mouth cheesecake with caramel cream.
Add your favorite Poffin as a topping, and voila!

Pikachu Sweets Shortcake
Everyone loves shortcake. Everyone's favorite shortcake. Fluffy sponge with plenty of fresh cream and berry sauce.
The Pikachu from Pikachu Sweets looks happy with his sweet Pofflé!

Pikachu is snacking on the sweets made by the Pikachus at the Pokémon Cafe...? If you don't eat quickly, the Pikachus might eat all of them!

(From left to right)
Pikachu Food Snatching Chu? Mixed Berry Parfait - Peaking out Pikachu
Pikachu Food Snatching Chu? Caramel Nut Parfait - Hide-and-seek Pikachu
864 yen each (tax included)
(左から) ピカチュウつまみぐいチュウ?ミックスベリーパフェ 〜ひょこっとピカチュウ〜
ピカチュウつまみぐいチュウ?キャラメルナッツパフェ 〜かくれんぼピカチュウ〜

Pikachu Food Snatching Chu? Mixed Berry Parfait - Peaking out Pikachu
This mixed berry parfait features a cute Pikachu peeking out from the edge of the cup. It's a parfait made with strawberry mousse, berry jam, and plenty of fresh cream, and studded with jewel-like fruit. Surrounded by the glittering fruit, Pikachu's face looks somewhat happy.

Pikachu Food Snatching Chu? Caramel Nut Parfait - Hide-and-seek Pikachu
Pikachu has been caught picking at something! The caramel nut parfait is cute with Pikachu's panicked hips trying to hide. It's a parfait for caramel lovers, with mousse and sauce filled with caramel and cream squeezed on the surface. Try to eat it gently so you don't startle the hiding Pikachu.

Pikachu's hips are made of the same ingredients as the Pastry Chef Pikachu's Festive Sweets Box sold at the Pokémon Cafe in Nihonbashi, Tokyo and Shinsaibashi, Osaka! Be sure to check out the gorgeous sweets plate that only the Pokémon Cafe can offer.

It seems that Pikachu and his friends, along with Pastry Chef Pikachu, have all started to help make macarons. They had fun making them, but ...... what? The faces of the macarons are all different. But all of the macarons have very cute faces, don't they? I hope the macarons they made with all their hearts reach everyone!

Pikachu and Friends! Colorful Macaron Sandwiches (From left to right) Chocolate flavor, Black tea flavor, Strawberry flavor
702 yen each (tax included)

Pâtissier Pikachu is tea-flavored, Pikachu Sweets Pikachu♂ is chocolate-flavored, and Pikachu Sweets Pikachu♀ is a hearty macaron filled with strawberry-flavored cream. There are a total of three different Pikachu expressions. What kind of Pikachu will you be able to make friends with? You can't choose which one you get.
The Pikachu Sweets Pikachus seem to be playing in the middle of making the menu. What? While they were playing, a new drinks were made!

(From left to right)
Let's play together♪ Pikachu's Electro Ball Squash
Pikachu's Round♪ PikaPika Harmony Juice
702 yen each (tax included)
(左から) いっしょにあそぼう♪ピカチュウのエレキボールスカッシュ

Let's play together♪ Pikachu's Electro Ball Squash
Pikachu's♂ is the pride of Pikachu Sweets, and he uses his Electro Ball to make a sizzling carbonated drink.
You can make it more refreshing by mixing and dissolving the Pikachu tail-shaped syrup in the drink.
It's also a beautiful blue color, inspired by Pikachu♂'s costume at Pikachu Sweets!

Pikachu's Round♪ PikaPika Harmony Juice
Pikachu♀ of Pikachu Sweets helps make a cute colored drink while singing a Round!
This original drink is made with tropical guava and sweet berry syrup and it becomes more fruity when you mix and dissolve the syrup in the shape of Pikachu's tail in the drink. Enjoy the harmonious taste.

You can buy the sweets individually or as a set!

Pâtissier Pikachu's Signature Cake Set - 2,916 yen (tax included)

Pikachu Food Snatching Chu? Set - 1,728 yen (tax included)

Source: https://www.pokemoncenter-online.com/cafe/news/210312_01.html

Article edited on2021-04-02 05:12:42 bySunain
Mar 11

2021 Play! Pokémon Professor Cup Tournaments

Posted by Sunain | March 11th 2021 at 07:24 PM EST
Tags: TCG, Online Competitions
Comments: 0
The Pokémon Company has announced the 2021 Play! Pokémon Professor Cup Tournaments which will take place online and are open to Professors in the Play! Pokémon program.


Complete in 2021 Play! Pokémon Professor Cup Tournaments

These global online Pokémon TCG tournaments are open to Professors in the Play! Pokémon program. Pokémon Professors, pay heed. Prepare to participate in playoffs to prove your Pokémon Trading Card Game proficiency. That's right—Pokémon Professors from around the world are invited to take part in the new 2021 series of online Professor Cup tournaments. These events are a way to say thanks to the Professors who have helped fans and players enjoy Play! Pokémon activities during the hiatus of the Championship Series.

Schedule and Prizes

Professors will have four opportunities to compete in these online events throughout the year, and everyone who does will receive a special in-game set of card sleeves and a deck box for their Pokémon Trading Game Online account. The highest-placing Professors will also earn commemorative trophies and an exclusive messenger bag featuring the powerful Water-type Pokémon Blastoise. Other prizes, such as Professor-branded playmats, notebooks, and booster packs of the latest Pokémon TCG expansion, are also available to win.

The online Professor Cup tournaments will take place at the following times:

  • Professor Cup Spring
    • Saturday, April 17, 2021, beginning at 8 a.m. PDT (with top cut on April 24, 2021)
  • Professor Cup Summer
    • Saturday, July 10, 2021, beginning at 11 a.m. PDT (with top cut on July 17, 2021)
  • Professor Cup Fall
    • Saturday, October 2, 2021, beginning at 4 p.m. PDT (with top cut on October 9, 2021)
  • Professor Cup Winter
    • Saturday, December 11, 2021, beginning at 3 a.m. PST (with top cut on December 18, 2021)

Qualifications and Registration

The online Professor Cup tournaments are open to all Professors in good standing with Play! Pokémon who meet either of the following criteria:

  • Have a Stage 1 or Stage 2 certification
  • Have earned 50 or more Professor Points since:
    • January 1, 2021 (for Professor Cup Spring)
    • April 1, 2021 (for Professor Cup Summer)
    • July 1, 2021 (for Professor Cup Fall)
    • October 1, 2021 (for Professor Cup Winter)
Visit the Professor Cup section of the Pokémon Organized Play forums for more details, to register for these special tournaments, and to find opportunities to earn Professor Points.

Pokémon Professor Webinars and Seminars

You can keep in touch and learn alongside your fellow Professors with the Pokémon Professor Webinar Series. These monthly sessions focus on a distinct topic relevant to Professors, providing valuable insight from experts and program veterans. Attendees will receive 10 Professor Points for each Webinar they attend.

You can take a look at the Pokémon Professor Webinar schedule, and be sure to check back often as more sessions will be added as the season progresses.

Pokémon Professors from around the world also continue to help one another learn, grow, and strengthen their local communities by running regular monthly activities including seminars and workshops within the program. Each activity offers at leave five Professor Points to all who participate.

Visit the Professor Seminar section of the Pokémon Organized Play forums for more details, including topics, timing, and registration.

Thank you again, Pokémon Professors, for your hard work and dedication. Good luck in the Professor Cup tournaments!

Source: https://www.pokemon.com/us/pokemon-news/complete-in-2021-play-pokemon-professor-cup-tournaments/

Article edited on2021-03-11 07:25:04 bySunain
Mar 11

Pokémon Center - Charizard Rising Flames Figure by First 4 Figures

Posted by Sunain | March 11th 2021 at 07:16 PM EST
Tags: Pokémon Center, Figures, Pre-Order
Comments: 0
The Pokémon Center in the United States and Canada has announced that pre-orders for the Charizard Rising Flames Figure by First 4 Figures is now available. The figure costs $249.99 USD and initial pre-orders were basically sold out pretty fast. High resolution pictures of the figure have been added to an Imageboard thread.


Charizard Rising Flames Figure by First 4 Figures

Charizard Soars into Battle! Rising out of the smoke and flames, Charizard unleashes a tremendous Flamethrower attack! Pokémon Center has paired with First 4 Figures to create this stunning figure featuring premium-quality sculpted details and a dazzling LED feature that lights up the raging flames with a warm, beautiful glow. The figure's large size and dynamic posing are sure to stand out and become a centerpiece of any Pokémon or figure collection.

• Measures about 12 inches tall with an 8 ½-inch base
• Beautiful light-up effects can be powered by USB and activated with the push of a button
• Detailed flame and smoke sculpts rising from a sturdy round base
• Colorful paint and dynamic pose stand out in a collection
• Designed by Pokémon Center, made by First 4 Figures
• Item Dimensions: 8.66 x 7.87 x 12.59 IN
• Country Of Origin: Made in China
• Materials: ABS / PVC
• Recommended Age: 8
• SKU: 703-05967

Source: https://www.pokemoncenter.com/product/703-05967/charizard-rising-flames-figure-by-first-4-figures-preorder
Mar 10

Pokémon GO - Friends Referral System

Posted by Sunain | March 10th 2021 at 04:44 PM EST
Tags: Pokémon GO, Niantic
Comments: 0
Niantic has announced that a Friends Referral System has been added to Pokémon GO and Trainers in Australia will be the first to receive referral codes that they can share with friends


Invite your friends to enjoy Pokémon GO and earn rewards together!

Trainers, We’re excited to announce that a referral program will soon be coming to Pokémon GO ! When you refer a friend to enjoy Pokémon GO—whether it’s their first time playing or they’re returning after a break—they’ll receive rewards like Pokémon encounters, Rare Candy, Incubators, and more as they hit milestones on their adventure—and so will you.

Like other features we’ve launched in the past, we’ll be tuning the referral program over time in order to make the process as easy and exciting as possible. Trainers in Australia will be the first to receive referral codes that they can share with friends. Stay tuned for more information as we roll out this exciting new program!

We hope that you enjoy playing Pokémon GO together!

Please be aware of your surroundings and follow guidelines from local health authorities when playing Pokémon GO. Upcoming events are subject to change.

UPDATE: 03/17/2021 - The Pokémon GO referral feature is now available to Trainers in Australia! Stay tuned for more information on when the feature will be available in your region.

Source: https://pokemongolive.com/post/referrals-launch/?hl=en

Article edited on2021-03-17 06:26:42 bySunain
Mar 10

Pokémon Café Mix - Orders #931 to #960 Added / Mimikyu Returns to the Café!

Posted by Sunain | March 10th 2021 at 08:05 AM EST
Tags: Pokémon Café Mix
Comments: 0
New orders #931 to order #960 are now available in Pokémon Café Mix. Also, Mimikyu is stopping by again from March 10th, 2021 at 1:00 a.m. until March 24th, 2021 at 0:59 a.m.

Take it on as a team! Mimikyu is stopping by again!


A lonely Mimikyu is stopping by the café! You can work with other team members and prepare lots of offerings to cheer up this lonely Pokémon!

Mimikyu can clear icons and gimmicks diagonally in two places, and replaces surrounding icons with icons of Mimikyu.

How to play a team order:
By completing an order, you can raise Mimikyu's satistfaction level. A Pokémon's satisfaction level can also be filled when members on your team complete orders. Try working with other team members to raise the Pokémon's satisfaction level and receive various rewards!

On top of that, if Mimikyu gets very satisfied, it might join your staff. If they're already a part of your staff, you'll receive a Tasty Tart. Any Tasty Tarts you don't use can be used later.

Event period:
From March 10th, 2021 at 1:00 a.m. until March 24th, 2021 at 0:59 a.m.

  • This event is the same as the past team order event.
  • To enter this event, you must be part of a team and have cleared order #24.
  • The timing of this special event could change at any time without warning.
  • Special customers may appear again in future events.

New orders are now available!

As of March 10th, 2021, new orders are available at the café!

New orders: Order #931 to order #960

Article edited on2021-03-10 08:05:57 bySunain

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