Mother’s day, May flowers and Pokemon are in store for fans over the next few weeks. The company behind player’s favorite catchable creatures will be making Deoxys available.
Pokémon Company International made the official announcement earlier this morning. The “Mythical Pokémon Deoxys” will soon be available to players in May. Deoxys will land on Pokémon video games and the Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG).
All of this is scheduled to begin on May 8, 2013. It is at that time “Pokémon Black 2 and Pokémon White 2” players will get the chance to add Deoxys to their Pokémon party. The company states that Deoxys will be mafe available “through a special character distribution via the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection service”. IF you are a Fan of the Pokémon TCG, you canpick up a Psychic-type Pokémon equipped with its appearance as a powerful Deoxys-EX card in the new Pokémon TCG: Black & White—Plasma Freeze expansion. That expansion is scheduled to release on May 8, 2013 as well.
If you need a refresher on Deoxys, he is a Psychic-type creature from another world. According to “Pokémon professors” Deoxys is believed to have been “a virus of alien origin” which became mutated and ultimately turned into Deoxys as fans know it. Pokémon Black 2 and Pokémon White 2 will give players the chance to change Formes with the Pokemon. If Trainers need to make a switch, they can bring Deoxys to Nacrene City to have it shift between Normal Forme, Attack Forme, Defense Forme, and Speed Forme.
Pokémon TCG players should know that Deoxys-EX, has some impressive stats. With 170 HP, it can power up allied Team Plasma Pokémon with its Ability and turn opponents’ Energy against them with the formidable move Helix Force. Coming to stores May 8 in conjunction with the Deoxys video game distribution, the Pokémon TCG: Black & White—Plasma Freeze expansion introduces more than 110 new cards including stunning Pokémon-EX cards such as Deoxys-EX, Thundurus-EX, Latios-EX, and Latias-EX in addition to a pair of ACE SPEC Trainer cards so powerful that players may have only one per deck.
To participate in the Deoxys character distribution event beginning May 8 via the Nintendo® Wi-Fi Connection service, players will need:
- ● Wireless broadband Internet access
- ● A Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi, Nintendo DSi XL, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 3DS XL system
- ● A copy of the Pokémon Black 2 or Pokémon White 2 game
- ● No more than 11 Wonder Cards in their possession