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With your weekly Pokémon news reporter, Ellis99.

This week, sales record, Art Academy template, Pinball return, GameStop promotion and movie news.

Game News


GameStop Promotion!

For those in the US, Gamestop is having a promotion.

From now till the 31st, GameStop is being called MegaStop an if you buy any item for here, you will be entered in sweepstakes to win a chance to win digital booster packs for TCGO (Trading Card Game Online) and a chance to win either one of 50 special 3DS XLs or a trip to Hawaii, if you redeem at least 2 codes.

To enter, redeem your code on the receipt on the official US site.


Pinball Thursday!

The game, Pokémon Pinball: Ruby & Sapphire, has been released in Europe.

It was originally on Game Boy Advanced, while this version is on Wii U.

It costs €6.79/£6.99.


God of the Sky ascending!

For fans and players in Europe who have Pokémon Art Academy, the Rayquaza template has ended.

This template tied in with the Delta Episode in Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire.

US Sale numbers!

Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire sales have nearly reached 1.5 million in the US… Just over three weeks since its release!

Anime News


2015 Movie News!

Some info on next year’s movie has been unveiled.

It will star the Primal forms of Groudon and Kyogre, the Mega evolution of a shiny Rayquaza and the possibility of the first anime appearance of Hoopa.

A trailer has also been released showcasing Primal Groudon and Kyogre, with shiny Mega Rayquaza in a battle in ancient times when suddenly, a gold-ringed portal (similar to Hoopa’s) appears out of nowhere. As the portal appears, it tries to suck in the Legendary Pokémon into it.

Also in the trailer, it shows multiple Pikachu’s in different portals.

Manga News


The Phantom Thief Pokémon 7 manga chapters have been completed, you can read all twelve of them!

Wiki News

Festival Battle and New Layout!

The Festival of Battles has been launched! You can see the latest battle here.

Also, Wikia has launched the article layout prototype. It is only a test on Disney and American Horror Story wikis. You can read more here.

Current Episodes

JapanFlag This week's episode in Japan UnitedStatesFlag This week's episode in US
XY052 Ninja Art Showdown! Frogadier VS Barbarcle!! XY048 A Campus Reunion!
Pokémon the Series: XY


Do you think it is Hoopa’s doing in next year’s movie?

The poll was created at 10:34 on December 14, 2014, and so far 22 people voted.