Discover the Paleozoic Pokémon Genesect for your Nintendo 3DS system at GAME!

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Discover the Paleozoic Pokémon Genesect for your Nintendo 3DS system at GAME!

London, United Kingdom: 28 October 2016— Pokémon 20th celebrations continue as fans are invited to head to GAME stores to collect the Mythical Pokémon Genesect and the latest Pokémon merchandise.

Owners of Pokémon Omega Ruby, Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, Pokémon X orPokémon Y for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems can head to their local GAME store and receive Genesect, one of the Mythical Pokémon of the Unova region, at no charge.

Genesect is the Paleozoic Pokémon which originally debuted in Pokémon Black andPokémon White in 2012. It is an ancient Bug and Steel Pokémon that was changed by the evil Team Plasma, who altered the cannon on its back. Genesect can hold four different Drives, each of which changes the colour of part of its body as well as the type of its Techno Blast move. This Genesect is distributed with the following attributes:

·         LEVEL: 100
·         TYPE: Bug/Steel
·         ABILITY: Download
·         MOVES: Techno Blast, Magnet Bomb, Solar Beam, Signal Beam

Genesect is available from 1 November at GAME. Fans of the Pokémon Trading Card Game can join the celebration with the release of the Pokémon TCG: Mythical Pokémon Collection—Genesect on 1 November. This collection includes a special Genesect promo card, a pin of the Mythical Pokémon, two Pokémon TCG:Generations booster packs and a code to unlock cards in the Pokémon TCG Online.

What’s more, Pokémon players can gear up for new ways to battle in the Pokémon TCG: XYEvolutions expansion, coming 2 November. The Pokémon legacy evolves, and the new expansion restores the very first Pokémon trading cards to glory. With the exhilarating power of Mega Venusaur-EX, Mega Charizard-EX, and Mega Blastoise-EX—plus some wild surprises like Dragonite-EX and Machamp BREAK—the classic hard-battling Pokémon and old-school Trainers are reinvented for a new generation. More information can be found here:

Genesect fans can also head to any GAME store and look for even more collectible items featuring the Mythical Pokémon, including a plush from TOMY and an exclusive T-shirt designed by Bioworld Europe. Both items are exclusive to GAME in the United Kingdom while stocks last.
To receive Genesect, fans must own a system in the Nintendo 3DS family andPokémon Omega Ruby, Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, Pokémon X or Pokémon Y. Please ask staff in a GAME store for instructions on how to receive a Genesect code.*

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*For more information about the Genesect distribution at GAME, please see the following website: One per customer, while stocks last.
How to get the Mythical Pokémon Genesect in Pokémon Omega Ruby , Pokémon Alpha Sapphire , Pokémon X and Pokémon Y :

1. Make sure your Nintendo 3DS system is connected to the internet. For Nintendo Customer Service, go to
2. Open your Pokémon Omega Ruby , Pokémon Alpha Sapphire , Pokémon X orPokémon Y game.
3. Select MYSTERY GIFT on the main menu.
4. Select RECEIVE GIFT, then YES.
5. Select GET WITH CODE, then YES, then YES again to connect to the internet.
6. Enter your code.
7. Watch as you receive your Mythical Pokémon Genesect.
8. Speak to the delivery girl in any Pokémon Center to receive your Genesect.
9. Be sure to save your game.

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