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Train Now for the Battle of Legends Online Competition!

Assemble a Dream Team in a new tournament!

Battle with the team of your dreams in the new Battle of Legends Online Competition! In this latest tournament, every available Pokémon is eligible to battle from Kanto to Kalos, even Legendary and Mythical Pokémon!

The Battle of Legends Online Competition will feature Double Battles, and every known Pokémon except Diancie is allowed on your team. However, you may have a combined maximum of two Legendary and Mythical Pokémon in your Battle Box. All of the Pokémon in your party will be set to Level 50 for the duration of the battle, including Pokémon above and below Level 50.

Registration for the Battle of Legends begins Thursday, July 17, 2014, at 00:00 UTC. You’ll need a Pokémon Trainer Club account and your own copy of thePokémon X or Pokémon Y video game with a party of eligible Pokémon. And you’ll need to read and accept the regulations on the Pokémon Global Link before the battle period begins.

Visit the Battle of Legends Online Competition regulations page for complete details on this fun event. And good luck, Trainers!

There’s a fun new way to get Trainer Tokens, in-game items, and more in the Pokémon TCG Online!

The latest Pokémon Trading Card Game Online update introduces the Bonus Wheel, providing players with an exciting new opportunity to earn additional in-game rewards! When you finish a Ranked Random Battle match in Versus Mode, or any match in Tournament Mode, you’ll find this new feature.

Ten evenly distributed panels appear on the Bonus Wheel, and each panel leads to a reward. This reward is in addition to the Trainer Token rewards that are already available for these matches! If you’re lucky enough to land on a Mystery Box panel, you’re in for a special treat! Each Mystery Box contains one of several items, such as Trainer Tokens, Tournament Tickets, or even promo cards and gameplay items. Some of the items in the Mystery Boxes appear more frequently than others.

The rewards on the Bonus Wheel panels and inside the Mystery Boxes will change periodically, so play often to see what’s new. Play the Pokémon TCG Online today for your opportunity to spin the Bonus Wheel and earn cool stuff!

Pokémon TCG: Kalos Power Tin

Grass, Fire, Water—the three great powers of the Pokémon world! Choose one of the famous Pokémon of the Kalos region to share your path: the heavily armored Chesnaught-EX, the fiery mystic Delphox-EX, or the swift and stealthy Greninja-EX. Each of these excellent tins contains one of these amazing Pokémon-EX as a special foil card, plus 4 Pokémon TCG booster packs and a BONUS code card for the Pokémon Trading Card Game Online.

In the Pokémon TCG: Kalos Power Tin, you’ll find:

  • 1 of 3 special foil cards—Chesnaught-EX, Delphox-EX, or Greninja-EX!
  • 4 Pokémon TCG booster packs!
  • A BONUS online code card for unlocking an item in the Pokémon Trading Card Game Online!

Look for the Pokémon TCG: Kalos Power Tin in stores June 2014!

Sign Up for the 2014 International Challenge June!

Register now for the 2014 International Challenge June, a new online tournament hosted at the Pokémon Global Link. Space is limited, so be sure to register as soon as possible. Registration officially closes at 23:59 UTC on Thursday, June 19, unless the player cap is reached before then. The tournament starts at 00:00 UTC on Friday, June 20. You’ll have until 23:59 UTC on Sunday, June 22, to win as many battles as you can!

For more information on the 2014 International Challenge June, visit the special help page at the Pokémon Global Link.

POKEMON SEASON: 17

It’s time for Ash and Pikachu to set off on their adventures in the Kalos region! Along the way, they’re joined by some new friends—a genius inventor named Clemont, his little sister Bonnie, and Serena, a Trainer on her first journey. Ash immediately tries to challenge the Gym in Lumiose City, but doesn’t get very far before a robot throws him out! In between Gym battles, Ash and friends will be exploring this unique region, meeting all kinds of new Pokémon, and looking into a fascinating new Pokémon mystery!

Watch the Pokemon Evolution special

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Plan your trip!

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Get a Bonus Digital Mega Charizard-EX!

If you’re looking to heat up your Pokémon TCG Online deck, head to participating GameStop stores in the United States and EB Games stores in Canada for an opportunity to get Mega Charizard-EX. When you purchase three Pokémon TCG booster packs, a special code will be printed on your receipt that will unlock one of two awesome Mega Charizard-EXfor your Pokémon TCG Online collection! Regardless of which Mega Charizard-EXcard you get, you’ll surely be on the path to victory, as both of these powerful cards can scorch your opponent’s Pokémon for big damage!

Get your Mega Charizard-EX code at participating GameStop stores in the United States and EB Games stores in Canada until June 8. Then be sure to redeem it in your Pokémon TCG Onlinegame right away—the code is valid only until June 30, 2014. Don’t miss out!

Get Ready for the 2014 International Challenge June!

Start training for the 2014 International Challenge June, the latest Online Competition to put your battling skills to the test. The 2014 International Challenge June is open to all Pokémon X and Pokémon Y players around the world.

Registration for the 2014 International Challenge June begins at 00:00 UTC on Thursday, June 12, 2014, and goes until 23:59 UTC on Thursday, June 19, 2014, unless the player cap is reached before then. Space is limited for the 2014 International Challenge June, so be sure to register as soon as possible. The tournament starts at 00:00 UTC on Friday, June 20, 2014.

Register now for the next big Online Competition!

Do you have a Pokémon party that you can’t wait to battle with against top Trainers? Join the Think Fast Competition, an Online Competition featuring players from around the world! This challenge emphasizes speed, speed, and more speed—you’ll have to make snap decisions about which Pokémon and moves to use. With only a 30-second preview time, and just 15 seconds to choose your next move, time is of the essence! The match time limit is also only 10 minutes, so you should have plenty of time to squeeze in a couple of extra battles.

The Think Fast Competition features Single Battles, and every Pokémon in the National Pokédex is eligible except Mewtwo, Mew, Lugia, Ho-Oh, Celebi, Kyogre, Groudon, Rayquaza, Jirachi, Deoxys, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Phione, Manaphy, Darkrai, Shaymin, Arceus, Victini, Reshiram, Zekrom, Kyurem, Keldeo, Meloetta, Genesect, Xerneas, Yveltal, and Zygarde. All the Pokémon in your party will be set to Level 50 automatically for the duration of the battle—this goes for Pokémon above and below Level 50.

Registration is open until Thursday, June 5, 2014, at 23:59 UTC. Space is limited, so don’t delay! To compete, you’ll need a Pokémon Trainer Club account and your own copy of the Pokémon X or Pokémon Y video game with a party of eligible Pokémon. Please read and accept the regulations on the Pokémon Global Linkbefore the battle period begins.

The competition goes from Friday, June 6, 2014, at 00:00 UTC until Sunday, June 8, 2014, at 23:59 UTC. Trainers will be limited in the number of battles they can compete in per day. Consult the tournament regulations for details. Play hard and try to reach the top of the leaderboards, which will be posted after the competition ends.

Visit the Think Fast Competition regulations page for complete details on this fun event. And good luck, Trainers!