Starting today through September 8, 2013 Pokémon fans will have the opportunity to receive their own Shiny versions of the Legendary Pokémon Dialga, Palkia, and Giratina. Fans who bring their copies of Pokémon Black, Pokémon White, Pokémon Black 2, or Pokémon White 2 and their Nintendo 3DS or Nintendo DS system to participating GameStop locations may obtain the three Shiny Pokémon on the following dates:
Shiny Dialga: Monday, August 19th, 2013–Sunday, September 8th, 2013
Shiny Palkia: Monday, September 9th, 2013–Sunday, September 29th, 2013
Shiny Giratina: Monday, September 30th, 2013–Sunday, October 21st, 2013
Players will need to have the Pokédex within the game and have no more than 11 Wonder Cards in their possession. While at GameStop, Pokémon fans can pre-order a copy of Pokémon X or Pokémon Y.
Pokémon Shiny Distribution Video
For Canadian fans, the Shiny Dialga distribution event begins Friday, August 30th, at participating EB Games locations. Canadian players may get a Shiny Palkia beginning Friday, September 13th, and a Shiny Giratina beginning Friday, September 27th, at participating EB Games stores.
Pokémon X and Y will launch worldwide on October 12, 2013 to the Nintendo 3DS and retail for $39.99. For more information on Pokémon X and Pokémon Y, visit pokemon.com/xy, Like the official Pokémon Facebook page at Facebook.com/Pokemon, and follow Pokémon on Twitter @Pokemon.