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The year of Legendary Pokemon distributions continues in Pokemon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon. For the month of June, players can get their hands on Shiny Zygarde.

In the US, you can obtain the Pokemon by visiting GameStop (EB Games for Canada). It’ll be offered between June 1 and June 24. As for Europe, you can Shiny Zygarde through Nintendo Network until June 22.

Here’s some additional information about the distribution plus a developer chat:

It was recently leaked that Yveltal and Xerneas would be distributed for Pokemon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon, Sun, and Moon at GameStop in the US as part of the latest Legendary Pokemon distribution. Today, full details regarding the event were shared.

GameStop having the distribution for Yveltal and Xerneas is once again confirmed. In the UK, GAME will be handing out codes. The distribution starts on May 4 in both regions.

Here’s the full rundown on Yveltal and Xerneas as well as a developer discussion:

Information has come out a bit early for the May distribution that will be offered with Pokemon Ultra Sun, Pokemon Ultra Moon, Pokemon Sun, and Pokemon Moon.

In the US, Yveltal and Xerneas will be available as the latest distribution. Codes will be handed out at the retailer between May 4 and May 27.

We should have more details about the distribution when it’s officially announced within the next week or so.


Two more Legendary Pokemon distributions are planned for Pokemon Ultra Sun, Pokemon Ultra Moon, Pokemon Sun, and Pokemon Moon. Entei and Raikou will be offered during April.

In North America, these two Pokemon will be distributed exclusively at Target. The retailer will have them between April 22 and 29.

A new Pokemon movie in Japan always means some tie-in promotions with the current games, and this time will be no different, as the latest issue of CoroCoro magazine reveals. The latest Pokemon movie, titled “Everyone’s Story”, will be released in Japan on July 13th. The Legendary Pokemon its story focuses on is Lugia, and as such, Lugia will be distributed via a serial code if you pre-book tickets for the movie between April 13th and July 12th. Codes will be valid until September 30th and can be redeemed in Pokemon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon.

This Lugia has its Hidden Ability, Multiscale, and comes with the moves Aeroblast, Defog, Tailwind and Hurricane, a move it can’t learn normally. Lugia will be at level 100.

It’s currently unknown whether or not this Lugia will also be distributed outside Japan in some form.


The Legendary Pokemon Celebration continues in March. Today, The Pokemon Company revealed details about the next distribution for Pokemon Ultra Sun / Ultra Moon / Sun / Moon focusing on Heatran and Regigigas.

In North America, both Legendary Pokemon will be offered through the Pokemon Trainer Club Newsletter. Note that you’ll need to be signed up by March 1.

We previously heard that Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon toys would soon be distributed in McDonald’s Happy Meals in the US. The Pokemon Company has now confirmed a start date of today.

Pikachu, Rowlet, Litten, Popplio, Grubbin, Yungoos, Solgaleo, and Lunala will be featured in Happy Meals. You’ll also receive one of 12 Pokemon TCG cards. 

This Pokemon promotion with McDonald’s will run through December 4.


There isn’t much time left to redeem the special codes for Mega Stones in Pokemon Sun/Moon. Once October 31 storms on in, all of the codes will be expiring.

Six different Mega Stone codes were passed along throughout 2017. We’ve listed them all below, along with steps you can take to redeem each one. 

A new Pokemon distribution has kicked off for Pokemon Sun/Moon today involving Shiny Silvally. Watch a trailer promoting the event below.

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon players will soon have an opportunity to add Shiny Silvally to their games. Between October 23 and November 13, GameStop and EB Games will provide code cards. Codes can be redeemed in-game. They’ll need to be redeemed by February 13.

Shiny Silvally comes with its RKS System Ability. You can give it a memory disc to hold to change its type, then unleash its signature Multi-Attack.

Folks in the UK will be able to obtain Shiny Silvally between November 3 and November 16 at GAME.


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