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GO Water Festival, Switch Joy-Con issues, Ash’s Pikachu event – FSPR94


Pokémon GO Water Festival is under way, along with some other updates. Nintendo admits Switch Joy-Con issues and offers a solution. Ash hat Pikachu distribution for Japanese Sun and Moon.

Nintendo Switch sales slipping, Pokémon GO trading and Poké Walker achievement – FSPR93


Local-only trading to be seen in Pokémon GO in 2017. Nintendo Switch’s Japanese sales slip dramatically between first and second week. Poké Walker achievement unlocked after 7 years of dedication.

Nintendo Switch issues and Pokémon the Movie 20 – FSPR92


Nintendo Switch manufacturing defects at release. Pokémon the Movie 20 first full trailer. Mewtwonite X and Y code for Pokémon Sun and Moon. Pokémon GO to receive updates and Legendaries in 2017.

Pokedex Radio is back, Pokemon Day and Pokemon I Choose You 20th Movie – FSPR91


Pokedex Radio returns to celebrate its 8th anniversary. Pokémon Day, celebrating the 21st anniversary of Pokémon. Nintendo Switch release.

Fish Plays Pokémon

In the shadow of the Twitch Plays Pokémon phenomenon, a new idea has been born – Fish Plays Pokémon. A betta fish named Grayson Hopper has been tasked with the tremendous effort of playing through Pokémon Red version.

Poké Ball Patterned Vivillon Wi-Fi distribution for the Americas

To commemorate the opening of the Pokémon Center website, the Poké Ball Patterned Vivillon will be distributed via Wi-Fi from August 6 to August 12. This distribution event is only for American region Pokémon X and Pokémon Y games.

Pokémon Center website officially opened

The Pokémon Center website is finally opened for Pokémon fans to shop at and enjoy! As of August 6, the online store opened its doors and is selling a lot of awesome Pokémon merchandise.

Pokémon: The First Movie sales and Super Smash Bros. Demo at SDCC – FSPR90


Pokémon: The First Movie sells for $10 online. Man searches for Shiny Mewtwo for 5 years. Recreation of the Kanto region in Minecraft. Steven Reich of PokéPress interviews Ishaan Jagiasi, the 2014 Pokémon US Nationals TCG Senior Division Champion. Super Smash Bros. demo is brought to attendees of San Diego Comic-Con.

Super Secret Bases and Mega Metagross announced – FSPR89


Super Secret Bases posterSuper Secret Bases were finally announced for Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. Mega Metagross has also been revealed.

Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions and Pokémon Center website – FSPR88


pokémon-symphonic-evolutionsPokémon: Symphonic Evolutions, a live orchestral series, will premiere in Washington, D.C. on Friday, August 15, 2014. The Pokémon official Twitter account contacted select users who are well known in the Pokémon community for a sneak peek at PokéPress interviews Rob Novickas, a PR rep from The Pokémon Company International.