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|release_date_na=August 28, 2019<ref group="note" name="release">Due to time zones, the game was released on August 28, 2019 in North America, even though it was released at the same time as the rest of the world. The United States [https://www.pokemon.com/us/app/pokemon-masters/ Pokemon.com] page lists the release date as August 28, while the [https://pokemonmasters-game.com/en-US/announcements/Other_GL_W1_1 Pokémon Masters official website] lists the release date as August 29.</ref>
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'''Pokémon Masters''' (Japanese: '''ポケモンマスターズ''') is an upcoming {{wp|Freemium|free-to-start}} spin-off Pokémon game for {{wp|iOS}} and {{wp|Android}}. It allows players to battle various [[Pokémon Trainer]]s from the [[core series]] {{pkmn|games}}. It will be released in summer 2019, with a release date on August 29, 2019 in Japan<ref>[https://twitter.com/pokemas_game/status/1164834664638373893 <nowiki>[公式]</nowiki>ポケマスだいすきクラブ on Twitter"]</ref> and a tenative release elsewhere on the same day. This game is set on the artificial island of [[Pasio]].
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'''Pokémon Masters''' (Japanese: '''ポケモンマスターズ''') is a {{wp|Freemium|free-to-start}} spin-off Pokémon game for {{wp|iOS}} and {{wp|Android}}. It allows players to battle various [[Pokémon Trainer]]s from the [[core series]] {{pkmn|games}}. It was released worldwide on August 29, 2019.<ref group="note" name="release"/> This game is set on the artificial island of [[Pasio]].
   
 
It was officially revealed at the [[Pokémon Press Conference|Pokémon 2019 Press Conference]] on May 29, 2019. More details were revealed on June 27, 2019. A preview version of the game was released in Singapore on July 25, 2019 and in Canada on August 6, 2019.
 
It was officially revealed at the [[Pokémon Press Conference|Pokémon 2019 Press Conference]] on May 29, 2019. More details were revealed on June 27, 2019. A preview version of the game was released in Singapore on July 25, 2019 and in Canada on August 6, 2019.
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==Gameplay==
 
==Gameplay==
 
{{incomplete|section|needs=Confirmed Gameplay so far (see [https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5K4vWRgi2KBsI2l875WJz1IjbHISzOtP How to Play video series])}}
 
{{incomplete|section|needs=Confirmed Gameplay so far (see [https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5K4vWRgi2KBsI2l875WJz1IjbHISzOtP How to Play video series])}}
To enter the [[Pokémon Masters League]], {{player}}s must collect at least five [[Badge]]s by defeating the PML Leaders located in [[Pasio]].<ref>https://www.facebook.com/PokemonMastersGame/photos/a.645599815866117/656217151471050/?type=3&theater</ref> When recruiting a [[sync pair]], the player can unlock a sync pair story.<ref>https://www.facebook.com/PokemonMastersGame/posts/657299941362771?sfnsw=cl</ref>. The player also gain access to a [[Poryphone]] that contains various uses that are unknown at the moment.
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To enter the [[Pokémon Masters League]], {{player}}s must collect at least five [[Badge]]s by defeating the PML Leaders located in [[Pasio]].<ref>https://www.facebook.com/PokemonMastersGame/photos/a.645599815866117/656217151471050/?type=3&theater</ref> When recruiting a [[sync pair]], the player can unlock a sync pair story.<ref>https://www.facebook.com/PokemonMastersGame/posts/657299941362771?sfnsw=cl</ref> The player also gain access to a [[Poryphone]] that contains various uses that are unknown at the moment.
   
 
===Sync pairs===
 
===Sync pairs===
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Sync pairs can be recruited by playing the main story, or through scouting.
 
Sync pairs can be recruited by playing the main story, or through scouting.
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==Reception==
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Before its release, Pokémon Masters had surpassed 5 million preregistrations.<ref>[https://pokemon.gamespress.com/Pokemon-Masters-Surpasses-5-Million-Preregistrations "Pokémon Masters Surpasses 5 Million Preregistrations" - The Pokémon Company International Official Press Site]</ref> Since launch, it surpassed 10 million downloads in four days.<ref>[https://pokemon.gamespress.com/Hit-Mobile-Game-Pokemon-Masters-Surpasses-10-Million-Downloads-In-Just "Hit Mobile Game Pokémon Masters Surpasses 10 Million Downloads In Just 4 Days" - The Pokémon Company International Official Press Site]</ref>
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==Staff==
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{{main|Staff of Pokémon Masters}}
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==Version history==
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===iOS===
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{| class="roundy" style="background:#{{orange color}}; border:3px solid #{{gold color light}}"
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! style="background: #{{gold color light}}; {{roundytl|5px}}" | Version
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! style="background: #{{gold color light}}" | Release date
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! style="background: #{{gold color light}}; {{roundytr|5px}}" | Official note
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| 0.0.1
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| July 24, 2019
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| N/A
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| 1.1.0
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| August 29, 2019
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Pokémon Masters Now Available!<br>
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Head to Pasio for an exciting new adventure!
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| 1.1.1
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| September 6, 2019
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|
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Minor bug fixes and improvements implemented.
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|-
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! style="background:#{{gold color light}}; {{roundybottom|5px}}" colspan="3" |
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|}
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===Android===
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{| class="roundy" style="background:#{{orange color}}; border:3px solid #{{gold color light}}"
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! style="background: #{{gold color light}}; {{roundytl|5px}}" | Version
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! style="background: #{{gold color light}}" | Release date
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! style="background: #{{gold color light}}; {{roundytr|5px}}" | Official note
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| 1.1.0
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| August 16, 2019
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Pokémon Masters Now Available!<br>
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Head to Pasio for an exciting new adventure!
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| 1.1.1
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| September 4, 2019
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|
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Minor bug fixes and improvements implemented.
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|-
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! style="background:#{{gold color light}}; {{roundybottom|5px}}" colspan="3" |
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==Compatibility==
 
==Compatibility==
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* iOS devices: {{wp|iPhone}}, {{wp|iPad}}, and {{wp|iPod Touch|iPod touch}}, requires {{wp|iOS 11}} or later.
 
* iOS devices: {{wp|iPhone}}, {{wp|iPad}}, and {{wp|iPod Touch|iPod touch}}, requires {{wp|iOS 11}} or later.
 
* Android devices: 64-bit devices, requires {{wp|Android Lollipop|Android 5.0}} or later.
 
* Android devices: 64-bit devices, requires {{wp|Android Lollipop|Android 5.0}} or later.
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==Release==
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Unlike most other [[Pokémon games]], Pokémon Masters was not released in {{pmin|Belgium}} or {{pmin|the Netherlands}}, likely due to bans on loot boxes.
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{| class="roundy" style="background:#{{orange color}}; border:3px solid #{{gold color light}}"
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! style="background: #{{gold color light}}; {{roundytr|5px}}" | Locations
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| style="white-space:nowrap" | August 29, 2019<ref group="note" name="release"/>
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| {{pmin|Latin America|Argentina}}, {{pmin|Australia}}, Austria, Belarus, {{pmin|Brazil}}, Brunei, {{pmin|Bulgaria}}, {{pmin|Latin America|Canada}}, {{pmin|Latin America|Chile}}, {{pmin|Latin America|Colombia}}, {{pmin|Croatia}}, Cyprus, {{pmin|the Czech Republic|Czech Republic}}, {{pmin|Denmark}}, {{pmin|Latin America|Ecuador}}, {{pmin|the Arab world|Egypt}}, Estonia, {{pmin|Finland}}, {{pmin|France}}, {{pmin|Germany}}, {{pmin|Greece}}, {{pmin|Greater China|Hong Kong}}, {{pmin|Hungary}}, {{pmin|Iceland}}, {{pmin|South Asia|India}}, {{pmin|Indonesia}}, {{pmin|Ireland}}, {{pmin|Israel}}, {{pmin|Italy}}, Japan, Kazakhstan, {{pmin|the Arab world|Kuwait}}, Latvia, {{pmin|Lithuania}}, Luxembourg, {{pmin|Greater China|Macau}}, {{pmin|Malaysia}}, Malta, {{pmin|Latin America|Mexico}}, {{pmin|the Arab world|Morocco}}, {{pmin|New Zealand}}, Nigeria, {{pmin|Norway}}, {{pmin|the Arab world|Oman}}, {{pmin|South Asia|Pakistan}}, {{pmin|Latin America|Panama}}, {{pmin|Latin America|Peru}}, {{pmin|the Philippines|Philippines}}, {{pmin|Poland}}, {{pmin|Portugal}}, {{pmin|the Arab world|Qatar}}, {{pmin|Romania}}, {{pmin|Russia}}, {{pmin|the Arab world|Saudi Arabia}}, {{pmin|Serbia}}, {{pmin|Singapore}}, {{pmin|Slovakia}}, Slovenia, {{pmin|South Korea}}, {{pmin|Spain}}, {{pmin|Sweden}}, Switzerland, {{pmin|Greater China|Taiwan}}, {{pmin|Thailand}}, {{pmin|Turkey}}, Turkmenistan, {{pmin|Ukraine}}, {{pmin|the Arab world|United Arab Emirates}}, {{pmin|the United Kingdom|United Kingdom}}, {{pmin|the United States|United States}}, {{pmin|Latin America|Venezuela}}, {{pmin|Vietnam}}
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==Gallery==
 
==Gallery==
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
* [[Pokémon Masters Animated Trailer]]
 
* [[Pokémon Masters Animated Trailer]]
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==Notes==
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==References==
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
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* [https://apps.apple.com/us/app/pok%C3%A9mon-masters/id1442061397 ‎Pokémon Masters on the App Store]
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* [https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.dena.a12026418 Pokémon Masters on Google Play]
 
* English:
 
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** [https://twitter.com/PokemonMasters Official Twitter account]
 
** [https://twitter.com/PokemonMasters Official Twitter account]

Latest revision as of 08:35, 8 September 2019

This article is about the game. For the type of Trainer, see Pokémon Master.

Pokémon Masters
ポケモンマスターズ
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Logo of Pokémon Masters
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Basic info
Platform: iOS, Android
Category: RPG
Players: N/A
Connectivity: N/A
Developer: DeNA
Publisher: DeNA
Part of: Generation VII spin-off
Ratings
CERO: N/A
ESRB: E10+
ACB: G
OFLC: N/A
PEGI: 3
GRAC: N/A
GSRR: N/A
Release dates
Japan: August 29, 2019
North America: August 28, 2019[note 1]
Australia: August 29, 2019
Europe: August 29, 2019
South Korea: August 29, 2019
Hong Kong: August 29, 2019
Taiwan: August 29, 2019
Websites
Japanese: Official site
English: Official site
Pokemon.com

Pokémon Masters (Japanese: ポケモンマスターズ) is a free-to-start spin-off Pokémon game for iOS and Android. It allows players to battle various Pokémon Trainers from the core series games. It was released worldwide on August 29, 2019.[note 1] This game is set on the artificial island of Pasio.

It was officially revealed at the Pokémon 2019 Press Conference on May 29, 2019. More details were revealed on June 27, 2019. A preview version of the game was released in Singapore on July 25, 2019 and in Canada on August 6, 2019.

Blurb

Start a new adventure in the Pokémon world! Explore the all-new island of Pasio!

There’s a tournament of 3-on-3 battles being held on Pasio called the Pokémon Masters League. Aim to become its champion as you battle with famous Trainers and make a dream team of friends on the way!

Form a team with three Trainers and their Pokémon to target your opponents' weaknesses and deal big damage!

Enjoy co-op play with friends all around the world! In co-op play, three players team up for fun, exciting battles! Work together to emerge victorious!

Gameplay

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Please feel free to edit this section to add missing information and complete it.
Reason: Confirmed Gameplay so far (see How to Play video series).

To enter the Pokémon Masters League, players must collect at least five Badges by defeating the PML Leaders located in Pasio.[1] When recruiting a sync pair, the player can unlock a sync pair story.[2] The player also gain access to a Poryphone that contains various uses that are unknown at the moment.

Sync pairs

Main article: Sync pair

A sync pair is a pair consisting of one Pokémon Trainer and one Pokémon in Pokémon Masters. Each sync pair has one of three roles: strike sync pairs, which are focused on attacking; support sync pairs, which are focused on defending, healing HP, and increasing stats of the whole team; and tech sync pairs, which are focused on different tactics, such as inflicting status alterations.

Sync pairs can be recruited by playing the main story, or through scouting.

Reception

Before its release, Pokémon Masters had surpassed 5 million preregistrations.[3] Since launch, it surpassed 10 million downloads in four days.[4]

Staff

Main article: Staff of Pokémon Masters

Version history

iOS

Version Release date Official note
0.0.1 July 24, 2019 N/A
1.1.0 August 29, 2019

Pokémon Masters Now Available!
Head to Pasio for an exciting new adventure!

1.1.1 September 6, 2019

Minor bug fixes and improvements implemented.

Android

Version Release date Official note
1.1.0 August 16, 2019

Pokémon Masters Now Available!
Head to Pasio for an exciting new adventure!

1.1.1 September 4, 2019

Minor bug fixes and improvements implemented.

Compatibility

The game can be played on:[5]

Release

Unlike most other Pokémon games, Pokémon Masters was not released in Belgium or the Netherlands, likely due to bans on loot boxes.

Date Locations
August 29, 2019[note 1] Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela, Vietnam

Gallery

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese Pokémon Masters
Mandarin Pokémon Masters
France Flag.png French Pokémon Masters
Germany Flag.png German Pokémon Masters
Italy Flag.png Italian Pokémon Masters
South Korea Flag.png Korean Pokémon Masters
Spain Flag.png Spanish Pokémon Masters

See also

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Due to time zones, the game was released on August 28, 2019 in North America, even though it was released at the same time as the rest of the world. The United States Pokemon.com page lists the release date as August 28, while the Pokémon Masters official website lists the release date as August 29.

References

External links


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