List of Nintendo event Pokémon with in-game effects

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This is a reverse-chronological list of distributed event Pokémon that may have in-game effects when transferred to a Pokémon game.

Contents

List of event Pokémon

Volcanion

In Pokémon X and Y, if the player has a Volcanion in their party, Lumiose Press editor-in-chief will appear in the Lumiose Press building, having finished her research. If talked to, she will tell the player the top-secret information on the Volcanion she gathered.

#721 Volcanion
Cherish Ball Level 70 721Volcanion.png
Type:
Fire Water
Ability: Water Absorb
Held item: Rage Candy Bar Rage Candy Bar
ID: 04166
OT: ネーベル
Met: Pokémon Movie 16 (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Steam Eruption
Water Special
Overheat
Fire Special
Hydro Pump
Water Special
Mist
Ice Status
Games Method Region Location Duration
XYORAS serial code Japanese online April 16 to September 30, 2016
XYORAS serial code Japanese, PAL, and Taiwanese online November 8 to December 15, 2016
XYORAS serial code Japanese and Taiwanese online January 21 to February 28, 2017
Moves in bold can be taught again at the Move Reminder as a special move if forgotten.
Date received is the receiving system's date when the Wonder Card is received.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Distribution dates

Games Event Region Location Level Distribution period
XYORAS Nebel Volcanion Japanese region Online 70 April 16 to September 30, 2016
November 8 to December 15, 2016
January 21 to February 28, 2017
XYORAS Helen Volcanion PAL region Online 70 October 1, 2016 to January 31, 2017
XYORAS Helen Volcanion American region Online 70 October 9, 2016 to January 31, 2017
XYORAS Nebel Volcanion PAL region Online 70 November 8 to December 15, 2016
XYORAS Nebel Volcanion Taiwanese region Online 70 November 8 to December 15, 2016
January 21 to February 28, 2017
XYORAS Nebel Volcanion Japanese region Online 70 November 12, 2016 to January 25, 2017
XYORAS Nebel Volcanion American region Online 70 November 12, 2016 to January 25, 2017
XYORAS Nebel Volcanion Korean region Online 70 December 22, 2016 to February 28, 2017

Hoopa

In Pokémon X and Y, if the player has a event Hoopa in the party, a Backpacker in Parfum Palace will appear and share his research about supernatural events that connected to Hoopa.

In Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, if the player brings a event Hoopa in a Poké Mart, a new clerk will show up near the counter at the far left side. If the player talks with this clerk, the clerk tells the player a story and give the player the Prison Bottle.

#720 Hoopa
Hoopa Confined
Cherish Ball Level 50 720Hoopa.png
Type:
Psychic Ghost
Ability: Magician
Held item: Focus Sash Focus Sash
ID: 07185
OT: えいがかん
Met: Pokémon Movie 15 (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Hyperspace Hole
Psychic Special
Psychic
Psychic Special
Astonish
Ghost Physical
Nasty Plot
Dark Status
Games Method Region Location Duration
XYORAS local wireless all Tokyo Dome City Hall, Tokyo, Japan July 5, 2015
XYORAS local wireless all Mido-kaikan Great Hall, Osaka Prefecture, Japan July 5, 2015
XYORAS local wireless all Movie theaters, Japan July 18 to September 30, 2015
Moves in bold can be taught again at the Move Reminder as a special move if forgotten.
Date received is the receiving system's date when the Wonder Card is received.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Distribution dates

Games Event Region Location Level Distribution period
XYORAS Cinema Hoopa All Japan 50 July 5, 2015;
July 18 to September 30, 2015
XYORAS Manesh Hoopa Japanese region Online 50 August 21 to November 30, 2015
XYORAS Manesh Hoopa American region Online 50 August 21 to November 30, 2015
XYORAS Harry Hoopa PAL region Online 50 October 10, 2015 to April 15, 2016
April 6 to 30, 2016
XYORAS Mighty Hoopa Japanese region Online 50 November 3 to 30, 2015
XYORAS Mighty Hoopa Taiwanese region Online 50 November 3 to 30, 2015
XYORAS Mac Hoopa American region Nintendo Zone 50 November 27 to December 23, 2015
XYORAS Cinema Hoopa Korean region Online 50 December 15, 2015 to February 29, 2016
XYORAS Alexander Hoopa American region Online 50 October 3 to 9, 2016

Steven's Beldum

If the player has Steven's Shiny Beldum, Steven Stone makes a nod to Mega Evolution Special II during the Delta Episode in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, mentioning an occasion, a long time ago, when he had the chance to meet and battle Rayquaza alongside a young Trainer who used a black Charizard.

#374 Beldum ShinyVIStar.png 
Cherish Ball Level 5 374Beldum-Shiny.png
Type:
Steel Psychic
Ability: Clear Body
Held item: Metagrossite Metagrossite
ID: 11214
OT: Steven
Met: an online Present (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Hold Back
Normal Physical
Iron Head
Steel Physical
Zen Headbutt
Psychic Physical
Iron Defense
Steel Status
Games Method Region Location Duration
ORAS Nintendo Network all online November 21, 2014 to January 14, 2015
Moves in bold can be taught again at the Move Reminder as a special move if forgotten.
Date received is the receiving system's date when the Wonder Card is received.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Distribution dates

Games Event Region Location Level Distribution period
ORAS Steven's Beldum Japanese region Nintendo Network 5 November 21, 2014 to January 14, 2015
ORAS Steven's Beldum American region Nintendo Network 5 November 21, 2014 to January 14, 2015
ORAS Steven's Beldum PAL region Nintendo Network 5 November 21, 2014 to January 14, 2015
ORAS Steven's Beldum Korean region Nintendo Network 5 November 21, 2014 to January 14, 2015
ORAS Steven's Beldum Taiwanese region Nintendo Network 5 November 21, 2014 to January 14, 2015

Diancie

In Pokémon X and Y, upon leaving a Pokémon Center with Diancie in the party, the master and its apprentices who desire to obtain a Diancie will appear outside the Pokémon Center. In Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, the Diancie event remains the same. However, the master will also give the player a Diancite.

#719 Diancie
Cherish Ball Level 50 719Diancie.png
Type:
Rock Fairy
Ability: Clear Body
Held item: Normal Gem Normal Gem
ID: 07194
OT: えいがかん
Met: Pokémon Movie 14 (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Diamond Storm
Rock Physical
Reflect
Psychic Status
Return
Normal Physical
Moonblast
Fairy Special
Games Method Region Location Duration
XY local wireless all Tokyo Dome City Hall, Tokyo, Japan July 6, 2014
XY local wireless all Mido-kaikan Great Hall, Osaka Prefecture, Japan July 6, 2014
XY local wireless all Higashi Betsuin Hall, Aichi Prefecture, Japan July 13, 2014
XY local wireless all Movie theaters, Japan July 19 to September 30, 2014
Moves in bold can be taught again at the Move Reminder as a special move if forgotten.
Date received is the receiving system's date when the Wonder Card is received.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Distribution dates

Games Event Region Location Level Distribution period
XY Cinema Diancie All Japan 50 July 6, 2014; July 13, 2014;
July 19 to September 30, 2014
XY Movie Theater Diancie Taiwanese region Online 50 August 29 to October 15, 2014
XY October 2014 Diancie American region Online 50 October 16, 2014 to February 28, 2015
XY November 2014 Diancie PAL region Online 50 October 23, 2014 to February 25, 2015
XYORAS Cinema Diancie Korean region Online 50 January 6 to March 31, 2015
ORAS Hope Diancie American region Online 50 July 24 to 27, 2015
ORAS Hope Diancie PAL region Online 50 July 24 to 27, 2015
XYORAS Universe Diancie Japanese region Online 50 October 15 to November 30, 2015
XYORAS Universe Diancie Taiwanese region Online 50 October 15 to November 30, 2015
ORAS Pokémon Center Diancie Japanese region Nintendo Zone 50Shiny December 12 to 31, 2015
XYORAS Pokémon All-Stars Battle Diancie All South Korea 50Shiny August 13 to 14, 2016

Genesect

In Black and White, upon entering the Lab with Genesect in the party, a Scientist named Dudley will appear and become surprised that the player has the Pokémon of the canceled project that he was working on. He will request a battle with the player, then hand over two Drives (depending on game version) after being defeated.

In Black 2 and White 2, the Genesect event remains the same. However, a Team Plasma Grunt now lingers outside the building, and following the downfall of Team Plasma, Colress parks the Plasma Frigate at the island for the rest of the game.

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball Genesect Dex No. 649 Random nature. Normal Techno Blast Classic Ribbon
Lv. 15 Type   Steel Magnet Bomb
Spr 5b 649.png Bug Steel Wi-Fi Gift Grass SolarBeam
OT Plasma Apparently had a Bug Signal Beam
ID No. 10072 fateful encounter at This Pokémon was available in Wi-Fi
from October 7 to November 12, 2012.
Item Ability Lv. 15.
None None Download  
The date this Pokémon was received is determined by the date on the DS when the Wonder Card is received.
This Pokémon is English in origin.
Can be obtained with: B W B2 W2
Please go here to see this Pokémon's in-game effect.

Distribution dates

Games Event Language/Region Location Level Distribution period
B2W2 Plasma Genesect Japanese Japan
Wi-Fi
50 August 11 to September 14, 2012
B2W2 Plasma Genesect English Wi-Fi 15 October 7 to November 12, 2012
B2W2 Plasma Genesect French Wi-Fi 15 October 11 to November 12, 2012
B2W2 Plasma Genesect German Wi-Fi 15 October 11 to November 12, 2012
B2W2 Plasma Genesect Italian Wi-Fi 15 October 11 to November 12, 2012
B2W2 Plasma Genesect Spanish Wi-Fi 15 October 11 to November 12, 2012
BWB2W2 P2 Laboratory Genesect Japanese Japan and Taiwan 50 January 11 to February 28, 2013
B2W2 Plasma Genesect Korean South Korea 50 January 19 to February 11, 2013
BWB2W2 Cinema Genesect Japanese Japan and Taiwan 100Shiny June 29 to September 30, 2013
BWB2W2 Cinema Genesect Korean South Korea 100Shiny January 9 to 15, 2014

Meloetta

In the Generation V core series games, if the player brings a Meloetta to the Café Sonata in Castelia City, a Musician will teach it a move Relic Song, which allows Meloetta to switch in between Aria Forme and Pirouette Forme.

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball Meloetta Dex No. 648 Random nature. Normal Round Wishing Ribbon
Lv. 50 Type   Normal Teeter Dance
Spr 5b 648.png Normal Psychic Lovely place Psychic Psychic
OT SPR2013 Apparently had a Fighting Close Combat
ID No. 03013 fateful encounter at This Pokémon was available in Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, the United States, Chile, Mexico, Canada, Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Guatemala, and Greece
in 2013 and 2014.
Item Ability Lv. 50.
PP Max PP Max Serene Grace  
The date this Pokémon was received is determined by the date on the DS when the Wonder Card is received.
This Pokémon is English in origin.
Can be obtained with: B W B2 W2
Please go here to see this Pokémon's in-game effect.

Distribution dates

Games Event Language/Region Location Level Distribution period
BWB2W2 Cinema Meloetta Japanese Japan and Taiwan 15 July 1 to October 5, 2012
BWB2W2 Cinema Meloetta Korean South Korea 15 December 19, 2012 to February 28, 2013
BWB2W2 Spring 2013 Meloetta English Europe, the Americas, and Australia 50 February 23 to April 19, 2013
BWB2W2 Spring 2013 Meloetta French Europe, the Americas, and Australia 50 February 23 to April 19, 2013
BWB2W2 Spring 2013 Meloetta German Europe, the Americas, and Australia 50 February 23 to April 19, 2013
BWB2W2 Spring 2013 Meloetta Italian Europe, the Americas, and Australia 50 February 23 to April 19, 2013
BWB2W2 Spring 2013 Meloetta Spanish Europe, the Americas, and Australia 50 February 23 to April 19, 2013

Keldeo

In Black and White, if the event Keldeo and its comrades (Cobalion, Terrakion, and Virizion) are brought back to the Moor of Icirrus, these three Swords of Justice will teach Keldeo the move Secret Sword.

In Black 2 and White 2, if the player examines the rock in the Pledge Grove with an Ordinary Form Keldeo in their party, Keldeo will want to come out of its Poké Ball and will learn Secret Sword by the determination of Cobalion, Virizion, and Terrakion. After the event, Keldeo resolves to battle and transforms into its Resolute Form.

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball Keldeo Dex No. 647 Random nature. Fighting Sacred Sword Wishing Ribbon
Lv. 50 Type   Water Hydro Pump
Spr 5b 647.png Water Fighting Lovely place Water Aqua Jet
OT WIN2013 Apparently had a Normal Swords Dance
ID No. 01163 fateful encounter at This Pokémon was available in Wi-Fi
from January 25 to February 12, 2013.
Item Ability Lv. 50.
PP Max PP Max Justified  
The date this Pokémon was received is determined by the date on the DS when the Wonder Card is received.
This Pokémon is English in origin.
Can be obtained with: B W B2 W2
Please go here to see this Pokémon's in-game effect.

Distribution dates

Games Event Language/Region Location Level Distribution period
BWB2W2 Shokotan Keldeo Japanese Japan and Taiwan 15 June 23 to October 20, 2012
BW Summer 2012 Keldeo English Europe, the Americas, Australia, and South Africa 15 August 27, 2012 to January 31, 2013
BW Summer 2012 Keldeo French Europe, the Americas, and Australia 15 August 27, 2012 to January 31, 2013
BW Summer 2012 Keldeo German Europe, the Americas, and Australia 15 August 27, 2012 to January 31, 2013
BW Summer 2012 Keldeo Italian Europe, the Americas, and Australia 15 August 27, 2012 to January 31, 2013
BW Summer 2012 Keldeo Spanish Europe, the Americas, and Australia 15 August 27, 2012 to January 31, 2013
BWB2W2 Sacred Swordsman Keldeo Korean South Korea 15 December 11, 2012 to January 6, 2013
B2W2 Winter 2013 Keldeo French Wi-Fi 50 January 16 to February 12, 2013
B2W2 Winter 2013 Keldeo English Wi-Fi 50 January 25 to February 12, 2013
B2W2 Winter 2013 Keldeo German Wi-Fi 50 January 25 to February 12, 2013
B2W2 Winter 2013 Keldeo Italian Wi-Fi 50 January 25 to February 12, 2013
B2W2 Winter 2013 Keldeo Spanish Wi-Fi 50 January 25 to February 12, 2013

Reshiram

Pokémon Info Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball summary IV.png Reshiram Dex No. 643 Fire Blue Flare Wishing Ribbon.png
Lv.100 Type Fire Fusion Flare
Spr 5b 643.png Dragon Fire Ice Mist
Item Dragon Draco Meteor
Dragon Gem Dragon Gem Turboblaze Ability
Has an in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unlocks the Pokémon Movie special home when tucked in.
Has another in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unknown


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
W Satoshi Reshiram Japanese Japan 100 July 16 to September 30, 2011
W Han Jiu Reshiram Korean South Korea 100 December 22, 2011 to February 29, 2012
W Dutch Reshiram English The Netherlands 100 February 18, 2012
W Spring 2012 Reshiram English Wi-Fi 100 March 10 to April 8, 2012
W Spring 2012 Reshiram French Wi-Fi 100 March 10 to 25, 2012
W Spring 2012 Reshiram German Wi-Fi 100 March 10 to April 8, 2012
W Spring 2012 Reshiram Italian Wi-Fi 100 March 10 to April 8, 2012
W Spring 2012 Reshiram Spanish Wi-Fi 100 March 10 to April 8, 2012

Zekrom

Pokémon Info Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball summary IV.png Zekrom Dex No. 644 Electric Bolt Strike Wishing Ribbon.png
Lv.100 Type Electric Fusion Bolt
Spr 5b 644.png Dragon Electric Ice Haze
Item Dragon Outrage
Dragon Gem Dragon Gem Teravolt Ability
Has an in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unlocks the Pokémon Movie special home when tucked in.
Has another in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unknown


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
B Satoshi Zekrom Japanese Japan 100 July 16 to September 30, 2011
B Han Jiu Zekrom Korean South Korea 100 December 22, 2011 to February 29, 2012
B Dutch Zekrom English The Netherlands 100 February 18, 2012
B Spring 2012 Zekrom English Wi-Fi 100 March 10 to April 8, 2012
B Spring 2012 Zekrom French Wi-Fi 100 March 10 to 25, 2012
B Spring 2012 Zekrom German Wi-Fi 100 March 10 to April 8, 2012
B Spring 2012 Zekrom Italian Wi-Fi 100 March 10 to April 8, 2012
B Spring 2012 Zekrom Spanish Wi-Fi 100 March 10 to April 8, 2012

Celebi

Art associated with the Celebi event in Pokémon Black and White
Pokémon Info Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball summary IV.png CELEBI Dex No. 251 Grass Leaf Storm Classic Ribbon.png
Lv.50 Type Normal Recover
Spr 5b 251.png Psychic Grass Dark Nasty Plot
Item Psychic Healing Wish
Jaboca Berry Jaboca Berry Natural Cure Ability
Has an in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Allows the player to battle Giovanni.
Has another in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Allows a Zorua to join the party.


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
DPPtHGSS 13th Movie Premiere Celebi Japanese Japan 50 July 10 to September 30, 2010
DPPtHGSS Cinema Celebi Korean South Korea 50 December 23, 2010 to February 28, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Celebi French France 50 February 1 to March 3, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Celebi Italian Italy 50 February 1 to March 3, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Celebi Spanish Spain 50 February 1 to March 3, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Celebi English Europe 50 February 11 to March 12, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Celebi English North America 50 February 5 to March 20, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Celebi German Germany 50 February 18 to 27, 2011

Raikou

Art associated with the Shiny Legendary beasts
Pokémon Info Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball summary IV.png RAIKOU Dex No. 243 Electric Zap Cannon Classic Ribbon.png
Lv.30 Type Normal Weather Ball
Spr 5b 243 s.png ShinyVStar.png Electric Unknown Fighting Aura Sphere
Item Normal ExtremeSpeed
Micle Berry Micle Berry Pressure Ability
Has an in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Enables a battle with a wild Zoroark.
Has another in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unknown


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
DPPtHGSS Crown Raikou Japanese Japan 30 June 18 to August 31, 2010
DPPtHGSS Shinsegae Raikou Korean South Korea 30 September 11 to October 24, 2010
DPPtHGSS Crown City Raikou Korean South Korea 30 December 16, 2010 to January 9, 2011
DPPtHGSS GameStop Raikou English North America 30 January 3 to 9, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Raikou English Wi-Fi 30 February 7 to 13, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Raikou French Wi-Fi 30 February 7 to 13, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Raikou German Wi-Fi 30 February 7 to 13, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Raikou Italian Wi-Fi 30 February 7 to 13, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Raikou Spanish Wi-Fi 30 February 7 to 13, 2011

Entei

Pokémon Info Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball summary IV.png ENTEI Dex No. 244 Fire Flare Blitz Classic Ribbon.png
Lv.30 Type Normal Crush Claw
Spr 5b 244 s.png ShinyVStar.png Fire Unknown Normal Howl
Item Normal ExtremeSpeed
Custap Berry Custap Berry Pressure Ability
Has an in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Enables a battle with a wild Zoroark.
Has another in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unknown


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
DPPtHGSS Crown Entei Japanese Japan 30 June 18 to August 31, 2010
DPPtHGSS Shinsegae Entei Korean South Korea 30 October 30 to November 28, 2010
DPPtHGSS Crown City Entei Korean South Korea 30 December 16, 2010 to January 9, 2011
DPPtHGSS GameStop Entei English North America 30 January 17 to 23, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Entei English Wi-Fi 30 February 14 to 20, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Entei French Wi-Fi 30 February 14 to 20, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Entei German Wi-Fi 30 February 14 to 20, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Entei Italian Wi-Fi 30 February 14 to 20, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Entei Spanish Wi-Fi 30 February 14 to 20, 2011

Suicune

Pokémon Info Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball summary IV.png SUICUNE Dex No. 245 Ice Sheer Cold Classic Ribbon.png
Lv.30 Type Water Aqua Ring
Spr 5b 245 s.png ShinyVStar.png Water Unknown Flying Air Slash
Item Normal ExtremeSpeed
Rowap Berry Rowap Berry Pressure Ability
Has an in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Enables a battle with a wild Zoroark.
Has another in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unknown


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
DPPtHGSS Crown Suicune Japanese Japan 30 June 18 to August 31, 2010
DPPtHGSS Crown City Suicune Korean South Korea 30 December 16, 2010 to January 9, 2011
DPPtHGSS GameStop Suicune English North America 30 January 31 to February 6, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Suicune English Wi-Fi 30 February 21 to 27, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Suicune French Wi-Fi 30 February 21 to 27, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Suicune German Wi-Fi 30 February 21 to 27, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Suicune Italian Wi-Fi 30 February 21 to 27, 2011
DPPtHGSS Winter 2011 Suicune Spanish Wi-Fi 30 February 21 to 27, 2011

Jirachi

Pokémon Info Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball summary IV.png JIRACHI Dex No. 385 Normal Wish Classic Ribbon.png
Lv.5 Type Psychic Confusion
Spr 4d 385.png Steel Psychic Psychic Rest
Item Dragon Draco Meteor
Liechi Berry Liechi Berry Serene Grace Ability
Has an in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Night Sky's Edge will be unlocked.
Has another in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unknown


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
DPPt Nintendo Zone Jirachi Japanese Japan
Wi-Fi
5 June 19 to July 17, 2009
DPPt Nintendo of Korea Jirachi Korean South Korea 5 January 30 to 31, 2010
DPPt GameStop Jirachi English United States 5 February 27 to March 13, 2010
DPPt PKLATAM Jirachi English Latin America 5 February 27 to March 14, 2010
DPPt Summer 2010 Jirachi English Australia 5 June 3 to 13, 2010
DPPt Summer 2010 Jirachi English Wi-Fi 5 June 26 to July 16, 2010
DPPt Summer 2010 Jirachi French Wi-Fi 5 June 26 to July 16, 2010
DPPt Summer 2010 Jirachi German Wi-Fi 5 June 26 to July 16, 2010
DPPt Summer 2010 Jirachi Italian Wi-Fi 5 June 26 to July 16, 2010
DPPt Summer 2010 Jirachi Spanish Wi-Fi 5 June 26 to July 16, 2010

Arceus

Art associated with Arceus in Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver
Pokémon Info Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball summary IV.png ARCEUS Dex No. 493 Normal Judgment Classic Ribbon.png
Lv.100 Type Dragon Roar of Time
Spr 4p 493.png Normal Unknown Dragon Spacial Rend
Item Ghost Shadow Force
Rowap Berry Rowap Berry Multitype Ability
Has an in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: A level 1 Dialga, Palkia or Giratina can be obtained
Has another in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Learn more about Arceus at the Oreburgh Mine


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
DPPt 12th Movie Premiere Arceus Japanese Japan 100 July 18 to September 30, 2009
DPPt Toys "R" Us Arceus English United States 100 November 7 to 15, 2009
DPPt Michina Arceus English Australia 100 November 5 to 16, 2009
DPPt Cinema Arceus Korean South Korea 100 December 24, 2009 to January 31, 2010
DPPt Michina Arceus German Germany 100 February 17 to April 9, 2010
DPPt Michina Arceus Italian Italy 100 February 17 to March 26, 2010
DPPt Michina Arceus English Europe 100 February 20 to April 10, 2010
DPPt Michina Arceus French Europe 100 February 22 to April 11, 2010
DPPt Michina Arceus Spanish Spain 100 February 22 to April 11, 2010

Pikachu-colored Pichu

Art associated with the Pikachu-colored Pichu
Pokémon Info Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball summary IV.png PICHU Dex No. 172 Electric Charge Classic Ribbon.png
Lv.30 Type Electric Volt Tackle
Spr 4h 172 s.png ShinyIVStar.png Electric Unknown Normal Endure
Item Normal Endeavor
Everstone Everstone Static Ability
Has an in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: The Spiky-eared Pichu can be obtained
Has another in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unknown


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
DPPt Shokotan Pichu Japanese Japan 30Shiny June 19 to August 31, 2009
DPPt Mikena Pichu Korean South Korea 30Shiny December 17, 2009 to January 6, 2010
DPPt GameStop Pichu English United States 30Shiny January 30 to February 14, 2010
DPPt Spring 2010 Pichu English Wi-Fi 30Shiny March 5 to 25, 2010
DPPt Spring 2010 Pichu French Wi-Fi 30Shiny March 5 to 25, 2010
DPPt Spring 2010 Pichu German Wi-Fi 30Shiny March 5 to 25, 2010
DPPt Spring 2010 Pichu Italian Wi-Fi 30Shiny March 5 to 25, 2010
DPPt Spring 2010 Pichu Spanish Wi-Fi 30Shiny March 5 to 25, 2010

Shaymin

Pokémon Info Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball summary IV.png SHAYMIN Dex No. 492 Grass Seed Flare Classic Ribbon.png
Lv.50 Type Grass Aromatherapy
Spr 5b 492.png Grass Unknown Normal Substitute
Item Grass Energy Ball
Micle Berry Micle Berry Natural Cure Ability
Has an in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: The Gracidea can be obtained
Has another in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unknown


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
DP Movie Shaymin Japanese Japan 50 July 19 to September 30, 2008
DP Toys "R" Us Shaymin English United States 50 February 8 to 14, 2009
DP Movie 11 Shaymin English Europe 50 April 4 to June 20, 2009
DP Movie 11 Shaymin Spanish Spain 50 April 15 to May 15, 2009
DP Film 11 Shaymin German Germany 50 April 25 to May 22, 2009
DP Film 11 Shaymin French Europe 50 May 12 to July 11, 2009
DP Film 11 Shaymin Italian Italy 50 May 16 to June 20, 2009
DPPt Character Fair Shaymin Korean South Korea 50 July 24 to 26, 2009
DPPtHGSS Time Square Shaymin Korean South Korea 30 May 1 to 2, 2010
BW Pokémon Center Shaymin Japanese Japan 50 December 19, 2011 to January 5, 2012

Regigigas

Pokémon Info Battle Moves Ribbons
Cherish Ball summary IV.png REGIGIGAS Dex No. 486 Steel Iron Head None
Lv.100 Type Rock Rock Slide
Spr 4p 486.png Normal Unknown Ice Icy Wind
Item Normal Crush Grip
Custap Berry Custap Berry Slow Start Ability
Has an in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unlocks the Rock Peak, Iceberg and Iron Ruins
Has another in-game effect in: Pt HG SS B W B2 W2 DW Effect: Unknown


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
DP Movie Regigigas Japanese Japan 100 June 20 to August 31, 2008
DP Toys "R" Us Regigigas English United States 100 March 8 to 21, 2009
DP Nintendo of Korea Regigigas Korean South Korea 100 June 20 to 21, 2009
DPPt Summer 2009 Regigigas Spanish Spain 100 July 11 to August 30, 2009
DPPt Summer 2009 Regigigas Italian Italy 100 July 18 to 19, 2009
DPPt Summer 2009 Regigigas English Europe 100 July 25 to September 7, 2009
DPPt Summer 2009 Regigigas German Germany 100 August 29 to October 4, 2009
DPPt Summer 2009 Regigigas French France 100 September 18 to 20, 2009; November 2, 2009

Pikachu

Pokémon Info Battle Moves
PIKACHU Dex No. Electric ThunderShock
Lv.5 025 Normal Growl
Spr 1y 025.png Type Water Surf
Electric Unknown -- --
Item Berry* or Light Ball*
Has an in-game effect in: RJ GJ BJ Y G S C Effect: Unlocks the Pikachu's Beach minigame.
R B


Distribution dates

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
RGB Nintendo 64 Pikachu Japanese Japan 5 September 21 to October 31, 1997
RGB CoroCoro Surfing Pikachu Japanese Japan  ? September 1997
RGB CoroCoro Flying Pikachu Japanese Japan  ? October 1997
RGB Summer 1998 Pokémon Battle Tour Pikachu Japanese Japan  ? July 19 to August 23, 1998
RBY Nintendo Power Pikachu English United States  ? October to November 1, 1999



Event distributions
Standard event Pokémon distributions
Generation I: JapaneseEuropean language
Generation II: JapaneseEuropean language
Generation III: JapaneseEnglishGermanSpanishFrenchItalian
Generation IV: Japanese (local | Wi-Fi) • English (local | Wi-Fi) • German (local | Wi-Fi)
Spanish (local | Wi-Fi) • French (local | Wi-Fi) • Italian (local | Wi-Fi) • Korean (local | Wi-Fi)
Trading (GTS)
Generation V: Japanese (local | Wi-Fi) • English (local | Wi-Fi) • German (local | Wi-Fi)
Spanish (local | Wi-Fi) • French (local | Wi-Fi) • Italian (local | Wi-Fi) • Korean (local | Wi-Fi)
Global Link promotions
Generation VI: Japanese region (Nintendo Network | serial code) • American region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
PAL region (Nintendo Network | serial code) • Korean region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
Taiwanese region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
LocalTrading
Generation VII: Japanese region (Nintendo Network | serial code) • American region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
PAL region (Nintendo Network | serial code) • Korean region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
Taiwanese region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
LocalQR Codes
Specific events: Gather More Pokémon! Campaign
PCNY (Gen II | Gen III) • Trade and Battle DayJourney Across AmericaParty of the Decade
Special Pokémon from games
In-game: Gen IGen IIGen IIIGen IVGen VGen VIGen VIIIn-game trades (Hayley's trades)
Game-based: Gen IGen IIGen IIIGen IVGen VIGen VII
Other: Undistributed
Non-Pokémon event distributions
Gen IIIGen IVGen VGen VIGen VII (Game-based)
Global Link
Gen VGen VIGen VII

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