Azuricast Season 2, Episode 1 — Cute, Fuzzy Mummies
The first episode of the second season of the Azuricast — 'Cute, Fuzzy Mummies' — has been released on Azurilland's Youtube channel.
For those of you that are new to this series, the Azuricast is a community podcast in which various topics are discussed, such as forum activities, Pokémon news, guest questions, and more! The series is hosted by three of our staff members: Bijou, Thundawave, andVayatir.
If you're interested in becoming a guest on the Azuricast, or if you'd like to chat about the episodes, please see the official thread here!
How did you enjoy the first episode of season 2? Are you excited for the return of this series?
After the CoroCoro leaks from Tuesday, covered here, a new trailer was released on the official Pokémon channel.
While we are given a look at the new exclusive Z-moves, the information presented in the trailer is largely the same aside from localization.
✧ Necrozma's new move keeps its name as Photon Geyser ✧ Solgaleo/Dusk Mane Necrozma's Z-Move is called Searing Sunraze Smash ✧ Lunala/Dawn Wings Necrozma's Z-Move is called Menacing Moonraze Maelstrom ✧ Gain new items and bonuses using the Roto Loto
Which Legendary Z-Move do you like best? Let us know in the comments below!
CoroCoro has begun to leak, revealing new information about the Legendary Pokémon of Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon; along with new information about the Rotom Dex.
It has been revealed that the Legendary Pokémon of the games will be able to use special Z-Moves.
Using the Solgaleo Z, Dusk Mane Necrozma/Solgaleo will be able to use a move translated as "Sunshine Smasher" → base move Sunsteel Strike
Using the Lunala Z, Dawn Wings Necrozma/Lunala will be able to use a move translated as "Moonlight Blaster" → base move Moongeist Beam
The magazine also states that both Necrozma forms will have the ability Prism Armor, and that Dusk Mane Necrozma has a new move called Photon Geyser.
Z Rotom Power
The Rotom Pokédex will have more features in the upcoming titles.
• The magazine mentions that the Rotom Dex will become more like you the more you use it • Rotom will assist in various ways using Rotom Power, such as finding items and boosting experience • Rotom may be interacted with more. It will ask questions and offer reactions • If the player has good compatibility with Rotom, it may use its Z Rotom Power, which allows more than one Z-Move per battle
The Ash Hat Pikachu event for Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon has moved on to its next phase — the Sinnoh Hat Pikachu is no longer available. By entering the code PIKACHU20 between October 10th through October 16th, trainers will receive a special Pikachu that is wearing Ash's Unova hat from the anime.
This Pikachu will have the moves Quick Attack, Thunderbolt, Iron Tail, and Volt Tackle.
Remember that although there are three more available Ash Hat Pikachu over the course of this distribution, you may only have one. Be sure to only enter the code when the Pikachu wearing the hat you want is currently being distributed!
Pikachu hat types and dates of distribution:
✧ September 19th - September 25th — Original Hat ✧ September 26th - October 2nd — Hoenn Hat ✧ October 3rd - October 9th — Sinnoh Hat ✧ October 10th - October 16th — Unova Hat ✧ October 17th - October 23rd — Kalos Hat ✧ October 24th - October 30th — Alola Hat
A new video was released on the Official Pokémon Youtube Channel, with information subsequently placed on the official website.
Head Through Ultra Wormholes on Solgaleo or Lunala
In Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, players are able to travel beyond the Alola region on the backs of their game's respective Legendary Pokémon.
By traveling through Ultra Wormholes, the pair will be able to visit different areas — such as the homes of certain Ultra Beasts.
Within Ultra Space there is a place known as Ultra Megalopolis; this world's light was taken by Necrozma.
A new team, called the Ultra Recon Squad, dwells in this world. Four members are revealed in the video, shown to the right in order: Dulse, Zossie, Soliera, and Phyco. The former two appear in Ultra Sun, while the latter appear in Ultra Moon.
A New Ultra Beast
The Poison Pin Pokémon, UB Adhesive, was revealed in the video. It is a Poison-type with the ability Beast Boost. It is said to display many emotions.
✧ UB Burst, a Fire/Ghost-type, will have a new move known as Mind Blown ✧ UB Assembly is a Rock/Steel-type
What are your thoughts on all of this new information? What are you most excited for?
Azurilland's Signature of the Month contest has begun for October!
What is Signature of the Month (or SotM for short)?
It is meant to be a fun competition where members create original graphics according to a theme — these submitted graphics are then voted on by the community, and the entry with the most votes wins. The winner of that month's competition will then choose the theme for the next.