Posts Tagged ‘Pokemon’

Animation Dominates Japan 2013 Box Office Charts

by Ed Liuon January 13, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter notes that the 2013 annual box office results in Japan are dominated by animation, with 7 out of the top 10 grossing films of the year being animated, and one prominently featuring a CGI character in a live-action movie. Hayao Miyazaki’s Kaze Tachinu (The Wind Rises) was the #1 top grossing film […]
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Prove You’re the Pokémon Master in the Winter Regional Championships

by Shawn Hopkinson January 8, 2014
Do you think you’re good at Pokémon? Well, now you have a chance to put your Meowth where your mouth is by competing in the upcoming 2014 Pokémon Video Game and Trading Card Game Winter Regional Championships. This championship event will give competitive Pokémon video game and trading card game (TCG) players all over the United […]


PR: Cartoon Network to Air U.S. Premiere of Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened on October 19th

by spidey4545on September 23, 2013
Cartoon Network to Air U.S. Premiere of Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened on October 19th at 12:30 p.m. (ET, PT) Tune in to Cartoon Network on October 19th at 12:30 p.m. (ET, PT) to watch the debut of Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened, starring the extremely powerful Red Genesect […]
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Extremely Rare Pokémon Shiny Dialga Now Available via GameStop Distribution

by Grant Whiteon August 19, 2013
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 […]

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2013 Pokémon World Championships Results, More Mega-Evolved Pokémon Revealed

by Grant Whiteon August 12, 2013
The 2013 Pokémon World Championships took place over the weekend in Vancouver, Canada and the competition results are in. Winners of the invitation-only tournament earned the title of  Pokémon World Champion, received a special World Championships trophy featuring Pikachu, won a trip to next year’s World Championships in Washington, DC, and collected scholarship money. Our congratulations to […]
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Pokémon X and Pokémon Y Mega Evolution, Super Training, New Pokémon and Trainers Announced

by Grant Whiteon August 9, 2013
The Pokémon Company announced the inclusion of a new type of evolution in Pokémon X and Pokémon Y called the Mega Evolution. This new transformation type will be available for certain Pokémon during battle. Announced Mega Evolved Pokémon include Mega Mewtwo and Mega Lucario. Some Pokémon that Mega Evolve may change their Ability or type while in battle. The Mega […]

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Pokémon X and Y Legendary Pokémon Types Announced, More New Pokémon Revealed

by Grant Whiteon July 13, 2013
The Pokémon Company released more news, official art, a gameplay trailer and screenshots from the upcoming Pokémon X and Y video games. Legendary Pokémon Xerneas, who is featured on the cover of  Pokémon X, is a Fairy-type Pokémon. Xerneas has an exclusive move called Geomancy, which features rainbow-colored light that erupts from the ground around it. It also has the […]
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2013 Pokémon U.S. National Championships Results

by Eileen Cruzon July 9, 2013
The 2013 Pokémon U.S. National Championships concluded on Sunday. Over 3,000 were in attendance, including 2,100 competitors from the Juniors, Seniors and Masters age groups. Players traveled from all over the country to compete in the Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) and Video Game events. The top four finalists in each division received a travel award […]


Pokémon X and Pokémon Y – New Steel- and Ghost-type Pokémon, Honedge Announced

by Grant Whiteon July 5, 2013
The Pokémon X and Pokémon Y video game Director from GAME FREAK, Junichi, revealed an new Steel- and Ghost-type Pokémon, Honedge. The Pokémon will debut when Pokémon X and Pokémon Y launch worldwide on October 12, 2013. According to the Pokémon Company, Honedge comes into being when a departed spirit possesses a sword that once […]

Pokémon U.S. National Championships July 5-7, 2013

by Eileen Cruzon June 29, 2013
The Pokémon U.S. National Championships will be held in Indianapolis July 5-7 and will take place at the Indiana Convention Center. The event is open and free-to-play. Competitors will duke it out in three different age divisions. Players of the Trading Card Game and the Video Game will have a chance to earn Travel Awards […]