DeNA in partnership with The Pokémon Company has kicked off the two-year Anniversary celebration for Pokémon Masters EX. Players can also look forward to the game’s biggest giveaway to-date with being able to add up to 100 sync pairs to their teams just by logging in, as well as participating in a sweepstakes with the chance to win an exclusive Pokémon Trading Card Game playmat.
Players that log-in to the game from now until 29 September at 10:59 pm Pacific Time will obtain a ten-pair Scout Ticket, which can be exchanged for ten sync pair scouts. Players that log-in to the game on ten separate days throughout this period can obtain up to ten total ten-Pair Scout Tickets, good enough to scout 100 sync pairs. ten-pair Scout Tickets must be used by 6 October at 10:59 pm Pacific Time.
A new trailer celebrating the two-year anniversary featuring dozens of Trainers and Pokémon can be found on the official Pokémon YouTube channel. A special website has also been prepared and players can visit the website for the latest news about upcoming content and log-in bonuses.
Players can win an exclusive Pokémon Trading Card Game playmat that celebrates the two-year anniversary of Pokémon Masters EX and the 25 anniversary of the Pokémon Trading Card Game. The playmat features the anniversary-themed sync pair of Lillie & Lunala and will be awarded to 250 randomly selected participants. More information on how to enter the sweepstakes can be found in the in-game news and game’s official Twitter account (@PokemonMasters). The entry period for the exclusive playmat started from 27 August at 11:00 pm Pacific Time until 19 September at 7:59 am Pacific Time.
Anniversary Sync Pairs: Three anniversary-themed sync pairs, Lillie & Lunala, N & Reshiram, and Steven & Rayquaza, will be available in their own respective Master Fair Scouts. All three sync pairs possess powerful master passive skills that strengthen the stats of a player’s entire team.
- Lillie & Lunala are a Ghost-type strike sync pair with a master passive skill that instantly maximizes a team’s Sp. Atk and critical-hit rate. This sync pair will be available to add to players’ teams from 27 August at 11:00 pm Pacific Time until 29 September at 10:59 pm Pacific Time.
- N & Reshiram are a Fire-type tech sync pair with a master passive skill that lowers the stats of all opponents. This skill can be combined with Blue Flare, an attack that deals damage to all opponents at once. This sync pair will be available to add to players’ teams from 29 August at 11:00 pm Pacific Time until 29 September at 10:59 pm Pacific Time.
- Steven & Rayquaza are a Flying-type strike sync pair that power-up their stats the more they attack. This sync pair will be available to add to players’ teams from 31 August at 11:00 pm Pacific Time until 29 September at 10:59 pm Pacific Time.
Add Misty (Swimsuit) & Psyduck: Players will be able to add the Water-type sync pair of Misty (Swimsuit) & Psyduck to their teams by completing the first Story level in Special Sync Pair Event: Misty & Psyduck. This sync pair can reach a 6★EX Potential rating, which increases the strength of their sync moves. The event will be available from 27 August at 11:00 pm Pacific until 15 October at 10:59 pm Pacific Time for players who have completed Chapter one of the Main Story.
Return of Seasonal Sync Pairs: A selection of seasonal sync pairs will return and be available to add to players’ teams via the Super Spotlight Seasonal Scout. Six seasonal sync pairs like Rosa & Delibird and Skyla & Togekiss will be available from 2 September at 11:00 p.m. Pacific Time until 9 September at 10:59 pm Pacific Time, with six additional seasonal sync pairs like Lance & Gyarados and Serena & Alcremie available from 9September at 11:00 pm Pacific Time until 16 September at 10:59 pm Pacific Time.
Earn Up to 10,000 Gems with Two-Year Anniversary Log-In Bonuses: Players who log-in to the game from 27 August at 11:00 pm Pacific Time until 29 September at 10:59 pm Pacific Time will receive a one-time gift of 3,000 Gems, enough to add up to 11 sync pairs to their teams. A two-year anniversary log-in Bonus will also be available from 27 August at 11:00 pm Pacific Time until 13 September at 10:59 pm Pacific Time, where players can earn up to 3,100 Gems by logging in daily throughout this period. An event titled Daily Battle – Present Event will also be available from 27 August at 11:00 pm Pacific Time until 11 September at 10:59 pm Pacific Time, in which players can participate in event battles once per day to obtain 5-Guaranteed Scout Tickets and up to 5,500 gems.
Two-Year Anniversary Retweet Rally: Up to 3,000 Gems and 60 five star-Guaranteed Tickets (enough to add two-five star sync pairs to players’ teams), will be distributed to all players if enough re-tweets are reached on the game’s combined official English (@PokemonMasters) and Japanese (@pokemas-game) Twitter accounts. A total of 30,000 retweets is needed to unlock all rewards for all players, with the rally taking place between 28 August at 11:00 pm Pacific Time and 1 September at 10:59 pm Pacific Time.
Players can check the in-game menus for more information. Note that in-game event dates are subject to change without notice.
Pokémon Masters EX is a real-time battling and strategy game for compatible Android and Apple devices that is free-to-start with in-app purchases. It can be downloaded at Google Play (Android) and App Store (iOS). The game is available in English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, and Traditional Chinese.