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Pokémon Meet-ups Coming to a City Near You!

by Blogger on ‎09-24-2012 09:00 AM



In celebration of the upcoming release of Pokémon Black and White Version 2, Nintendo will be hosting several Pokémon Meet-ups across Canada. If you're a fan of the series and want to meet, battle and trade with other Pokémon enthusiasts this might be worth checking out! 

The meet-ups will be happening Saturday, September 29 from 12 - 4pm. If you plan to make it, don't forget to bring a few of your favourite Pokémon games. Just look for a Nintendo ambassador wearing a Pokémon t-shirt and you're good to go! 


Here is a list of the locations, hope you can make it! 


Nova Scotia

- Halifax @ Scotia Square (food court)



- Montreal @ Montreal Eaton Centre (central district food court)



- Ottawa @ World Exchange Plaza (food court)

- Barrie @ Power Up Gaming

- Pickering @ The Park behind Pickering City Hall

- Brampton @ Shoppers World (Food Court)

- Etobicoke @ Humber College Lake Shore Campus (Lake Café)

- Toronto @ Yorkdale Shopping Centre (dine on 3 food court)



- Saskatoon @ University of Saskatchewan (The Bowl)



- Winnipeg @ Garden City Mall (Food Court)



- Calgary @ Chinook Centre (Food court)

- Edmonton @ Kingsway Garden Mall (Food Court)

- Edmonton @ West Edmonton Mall (phase 3 food court)


British Columbia

- Vancouver @ Lansdowne Shopping Centre (food court)

- Coquitlam @ Coquitlam Center Mall (Food Court)


*Locations subject to change on day of event. Please arrive early.


Nintendo will also be hosting a Pokémon Family Event on Saturday, October 6 from 9:30 - 6pm and Sunday, October 7 from 11am - 6pm. Meet, battle and trade with others and check out the newest releases firsthand.  

Here are the details: 



- Thornhill @ Promenade Mall 


This event will be happening both on: 


Saturday, October 6 from 9:30 - 6pm

Sunday, October 7 from 11am - 6pm



- Montreal @ La Récréation

This event will only be happening Sunday, October 7 from 11am - 6pm

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