Good news for all Pokemon lovers as there are a bunch of updates awaiting in the market. Just to briefly discuss, a new tournament cup was announced for “Pokemon Sun And Moon while a new update and tool has just launched for “Pokemon Go.”

What should gamers expect from“Pokemon Sun and Moon” Weakness Cup?

Weakness Cup has just been announced for Pokemon Sun and Moonvia forum. The new battle competition will be using a Single Battle format, wherein gamers can only use Pokemon with five or more weaknesses. According to the forum, registration will commence on July 20 and will end on July 21.

The competition battles, on the other hand, will run for 3 days - from July 28 to July 30.

During the Weakness Cup, it is important to consider its rules and restrictions such as not being allowed to use Ash Greninja and Mega Stones. Other limitations applied to the tournament would be the use of items restricted to Weakness Policy, standard Legendary Pokemon and Mythical Pokemon restrictions.

All qualified participants of Weakness Cup will receive Latiosite, Latiasite Mega Stones, Ampharosite and Altarianite, given that they were able to complete at least three battles. Gamers should register three to six Pokemon to their team, wherein all of these Pokemon will automatically become Lv. 50 within each match.

At the start of each match, a 10-minute time limit will be given to each player, wherein once expired, the said player will automatically lose the game.

Latest “Pokemon Go” update: What players should expect

A new update was introduced to “Pokemon Go,” bringing together a new feature called Pokemon Go Raids. The new feature requires Trainers to take down Bosses at Gyms.

According to Niantic, Trainers will have an hour to complete the Raid. Raids have five difficulty levels, wherein the higher the difficulty the stronger the Raid Boss will be. With that said, the higher the level, the more players are needed to win the Raid event. In case a player wasn’t able to defeat the Boss in the Raid Battle, they may rejoin the raid as many times as they want.

After the introduction of the new “Pokemon Go” feature, Silph Road team launches a new tool called ‘The Silph Road Radio.’ The new tool is a real time tracker used to help find local raid groups, which also allows a gamer to alert players within the area if they’re going to take on a Raid Boss. As of the moment, The Silph Road Radio app is still in an active development stage (beta stage) so bugs within the app can still be expected.