If you’re looking for exciting updates about
soon-to-be-released Pokémon games or titles already in circulation, the latest
Pokémon Presents took place on August 18, 2021. And fortunately, it was a
veritable smorgasbord of exciting information. Read on to find out what was
Adventure through the Sinnoh region of the past—before it
was even called Sinnoh. Many years ago, the land was called the Hisui region,
and that is the setting of Pokémon Legends: Arceus, scheduled for
release on January 28, 2022. Visit Jubilife Village, join the Galaxy Expedition
Team, and embark on survey outings across the Hisui region. Discover and catch
new Pokémon—like Hisuian Growlithe, Hisuian Braviary, Wyrdeer, and Basculegion—to
complete the Hisui region’s first Pokédex.
Pokémon Legends: Arceus is available for preorder on
Nintendo eShop starting August 18, 2021. For more details, visit the Pokémon Legends: Arceus official
The original Sinnoh adventure is reborn with the November
19, 2021, release of Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining
Pearl. Meet Professor Rowan, get ready to go toe-to-toe with the villainous
Team Galactic, and explore the Grand Underground sprawling far and wide beneath
the Sinnoh region.
Look forward to exciting Super Contest Shows, in which your
Pokémon can dance to the rhythm of the music, show off a cool move, and aim for
a successful show. Or head to the Union Room to battle and trade with other
Trainers. You can also change into your favorite fashions, walk with your partner Pokémon,
and customize your Capsule Decoration!
To celebrate the launch of Pokémon Brilliant Diamond
and Pokémon Shining Pearl, a special Nintendo Switch Lite Dialga &
Palkia Edition will also be available November 5, 2021.
Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining
Pearl are available for preorder on Nintendo eShop starting August 18, 2021.
Visit the Pokémon
Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining
Pearl official site for more
Pokémon UNITE was released on Nintendo Switch on July 21,
2021, and soon, Trainers will get a new way to play with the release of the
mobile version on September 22, 2021. Preregistration has already kicked off on
the App Store and Google Play Store. If you haven’t preregistered already,
there’s an added incentive to do so. If preregistration totals reach 2,500,000,
participants will receive a Pikachu Unite license. And if preregistration
numbers hit 5,000,000, participants will get a special Holowear—Festival Style:
If and when those thresholds are reached, claim the Pikachu
Unite license and Holowear by logging in to the mobile version of Pokémon UNITE
and completing the log-in event by October 31, 2021, at 7:59 a.m. PDT. Players
who already have the Pikachu Unite license will receive Aeos coins instead.
Lastly, look forward to battling as Mamoswine and Sylveon in
Pokémon UNITE! Both have been announced as new playable Pokémon that will be
Remember that players can also log in to the Nintendo Switch
version of Pokémon UNITE right now to receive a Zeraora Unite license as a
special gift. If you link the same log-in account to both the Nintendo Switch
and mobile versions, you’ll be able to use Zeraora in the mobile version when
it launches, too.
Head to the Pokémon UNITE official site to learn more.
New Pokémon from the Galar region will be making an
appearance in Pokémon GO from August 20, 2021, to August 31, 2021! Keep an eye
out for Wooloo, Skwovet, and Falinks in the wild so you can add them to your
Pokédex during this time. The Legendary Galarian Pokémon Zacian will be making
its Pokémon GO debut in five-star raids from August 20 to 26, too. And, the
second part of the Hero duo, Zamazenta, will be appearing in five-star raids from
August 26 to September 1.
The power of Dynamaxing has arrived on Pasio in Pokémon
Masters EX‘s new legendary event, Howling Shield of Eternity. From now until September 15, 2021, at 10:59
p.m. PDT, you can help Hop, Gloria, and Leon as they try to help the
Legendary Pokémon Eternatus, who has arrived on the island along with a
mysterious meteor. Playing through the event will reward you with the sync pair
Hop & Zamazenta, gems, and other useful items. During the event, Sygna Suit
Leon & Eternatus will also be making their debut in the sync pair scout, so
you’ll have the opportunity to add them to your team.
Additionally, keep your eye out for the return of N and
other exciting sync pairs soon as part of the Pokémon Masters EX two-year
anniversary celebration! N will be wearing an interesting new outfit and be
paired with a Pokémon capable of doing damage to all foes at once.
Be sure to check out an intriguing new story arc launching
in September. Villainous organizations are stirring in what is sure to take the
plot in a darker direction.
Those are only some of the bigger plans to celebrate the
two-year anniversary. Stay tuned for more details.
Lastly, log in to Pokémon Masters EX to receive 3,000 gems
as a post–Pokémon Presents gift!
Get the full details on the Pokémon Masters EX Shield of Eternity event.
Pokémon’s touch-based puzzle game for Nintendo Switch and
mobile devices is getting an exciting revamp this fall, along with a new name! A
ton of new Pokémon are being added to the game, and with them come new dress-up
options. Puzzles have been refreshed, too, and include exciting new gameplay
elements! And look forward to new ways to grow and develop the Pokémon staff of
your bustling café.
For the latest Pokémon news, check back regularly at Pokemon.com.