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The Poke Ball Pattern Vivillon distribution is now live for Pokemon X/Y in Europe. Act quick, a you’ll only have until September 9 to obtain the Pokemon.


The Heracross and Pinsir distribution for Pokemon X/Y is now up and running. Pokemon X players can get their hands on Heracross while Pinsir is available for those who own Y.

Also, as previously mentioned, GameStop will be distributing Mega Stones needed to Mega Evolve the two Pokemon starting on August 18.

Overviews of Heracross and Pinsir are posted below:

The Lv. 50 Pinsir has an Adamant Nature and knows X-Scissor, Earthquake, Stone Edge, and Return. It will have one of two Abilities: the defensive Hyper Cutter Ability or Mold Breaker.

The Lv. 50 Heracross has an Adamant Nature and knows Bullet Seed, Pin Missile, Close Combat, and Megahorn. Its Ability, Swarm or Guts, will change to Skill Link during Mega Evolution.


The Poke Ball Pattern Vivillon distribution began yesterday in North America. But what about Europe?

In Europe, the distribution will kick off on August 29. It will last through September 8.


The Poke Ball Pattern Vivillon distribution is now live for Pokemon X/Y. You can secure the Pokemon by following the steps below.

  1. Connect your Nintendo 3DS system to the Internet.
  2. Select Mystery Gift on the main menu.
  3. Select Receive Gift, then Yes.
  4. Select Get Via Internet, then Yes.
  5. Speak to the delivery girl in any Pokémon Center to receive your Vivillon.

Note: this distribution will end on August 12.


A new Pokemon X/Y distribution event will be taking place next month. Between August 13 and September 17, players will be able to obtain Heracross for Pokemon X (previously only encountered during normal gameplay in Pokémon Y) or Pinsir for Pokemon Y (previously only encountered during normal gameplay in Pokémon X) through the Internet.

GameStop, meanwhile, will distribute a Mega Stone beginning on August 18 that can be used in both games. The item allows for Mega Evolutions of both Heracross and Pinsir.

Another day, another Pokemon distribution announcement. The latest, as confirmed by The Pokemon Company today, is Aegislash. Aegislash will be available at the Pokemon World Championships in August.

Aegislash comes with the moves Wide Guard, King’s Shield, Shadow Ball, and Flash Cannon. It’ll come with a Sitrus Berry.

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A special Pikachu distribution will be held at the Minato Mirai park in Japan next month.

Here’s a quick summary as to what’s planned:

– called the Pikachu Outbreakchu
– From August 9th 2014 to August 17th
– Has special nicknames depending upon part of the park it is downloaded
– Has the following moves: Thunderbolt, Quick Attack, Surf and Hold Hands and holds an Air Balloon



Been enjoying your special Vivillon in Pokemon X & Y? Japanese players have a little bit more to look forward to over the next couple of months it seems, with a couple more special Pokemon headed there way. First, to coincide with the annual Tanabata Festival, a Level 10 Jirachi will be distributed from August 1st – 31st. It has the moves Wish, Swift, Healing Wish & Moonblast and will come holding a Star Piece. The other special Pokemon to be distributed will be another Vivillon, this time with a Pokeball pattern. Available August 1st – 18th, players will be able to pick up this Vivillon from Pokemon Centers around the country to celebrate the Pokemon Center Summer Festival. The Vivillon will be identical to the one distributed to French players last month.


The Nintendo Zones located in the UK retail chain game have a special treat for Pokemon fans. You will have the ability to obtain a special X/Y Charizard that contains the Charizardite for the opposite game. The promo will be available from July 11th – August 10th.