Poke Ball Vivillon
PokemonCenter.com is now open for business in North America. As of this writing it looks like they’re still populating the site with products. Be on the look out for exclusive merchandise along with plush toys, Pokemon apparel and even Pokemon Trading Cards.
In celebration to the opening, the special Poké Ball Pattern Vivillon is being released via online distribution for a limited time until August 12, 2014. The Pokémon will be at Lv.12 with the Stun Spore, Gust, Light Screen and Struggle Bug moves.
The Pokémon Company International has launched its official 2014 Pokémon World Championships website (Pokemon.com/Worlds) for fans to keep up with all the action from the event. Taking place August 16-17 in Washington, DC, the event will be streamed live on the official site via the Twitch.tv/Pokémon Live Player, featuring a full day of select Pokémon TCG and video game matches on Saturday, August 16 and all three divisions, six matches total, of the final Pokémon TCG and video game matches on Sunday, August 17. A full event schedule is below. Pokémon TCG and video game players from more than 30 countries will be battling for scholarships, prizes, and the title of Pokémon World Champion.
Saturday, August 16
9:00am EST – Opening Ceremony
9:30am EST – 5:00pm EST – Pokémon Video Game Streaming
5:00pm EST – 8:00pm EST – Pokémon TCG Streaming
Sunday, August 17
9:00am EST – TCG Masters top 4
9:30am EST – 3:00pm EST – Pokémon TCG Finals (Junior, Senior, and Masters Divisions)
3:00pm EST – 6:00pm EST – Pokémon Video Game Finals (Junior, Senior, and Masters Divisions)
6:00PM EST – Closing Ceremony
The Pokemon Company is bringing back the PokemonCenter.com website which featured several Pokemon products for purchase. The official site launches on August 6, 2014 but there are currently 3 items up for sale in the meantime. They include:
Enjoy a night at the symphony with Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions, a live orchestral concert going on tour this year. Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions will showcase memorable music from throughout the world of Pokémon, featuring all-new musical arrangements that will entertain not just Pokémon fans but all music lovers. Look forward to a wonderful symphonic experience that covers nearly 20 years of Pokémon entertainment around the world.
Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions will premiere in Washington, DC, on Friday, August 15, 2014. The 2014 Pokémon World Championships will also be held in the nation’s capital that weekend, August 16–17.
August 15 – Washington, DC
September 19 – Philadelphia, PA
Mann Center for the Performing Arts
More dates, locations, and ticket information for the concert series will be announced soon!
No, it’s not another Twitch Plays Pokemon broadcasts. For the first time ever, this year’s Pokemon National Championships will be streamed live on Twitch TV.
The National Championships will take place in Indianapolis, Indiana. You can tune in to Twitch at the following times to see what’s going on: