To distract from the fact that this has been an incredibly slow month for news of the new games, here is some random stuff:
Originally Posted by Serebii
Pokémon VGC Dates
For those of you in Europe, the dates of the upcoming VGC Nationals are revealed. At the moment, only three European dates have been set running from the start of May to the start of June. As always, these run in the standard rules which have been in the International Challenge WiFi Competitions.
The dates are as follows
Italy VG National Championships - Mediolanum Forum, Milan, Italy - May 11th – 12th, 2013
Germany VG National Championships - RuhrCongress Bochum, Bochum, Germany - May 25th – 26th, 2013 (Video Games on the 26th)
UK VG National Championships - NEC, Birmingham, United Kingdom - June 1st – 2nd, 2013 (Video Games on the 2nd)
(VGC being the National Video Game Championships for the best Competitive Pokemon Players out there)
The Special Pikachu Limited Edition Nintendo 3DS XL was also released this week!
- Ł199.99 (UK only)
- $199.99 (US only)
More Tournament News!
Pokémon Black 2 & White 2
The next Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 WiFi tournament has been announced. This WiFi Competition, the 2013 International Challenge - April is the third International tournament for Black 2 & White 2. Like usual, it's a Double Battle using the National Pokédex barring Mewtwo, Mew, Lugia, Ho-Oh, Chatot, Celebi, Kyogre, Groudon, Rayquaza, Jirachi, Deoxys, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Phione, Manaphy, Darkrai, Shaymin, Arceus, Victini, Reshiram, Zekrom, Kyurem, Keldeo, Meloetta, Genesect. It is seperated into three divisions; Junior, Senior and Master with places not determined outside of Japan. Registration runs from April 12th 2013 to April 18th 2013 while the tournament itself runs from April 19th to April 21st. All entrants will all receive a Liechi Berry and the Salac Berry. Like before, if you do well, it will provide you with points to go towards your VGC entry