Pokemon Rocks America! 2005 Dates and Venues Announced

Straight from the horse’s mouth, as it were.

PokÃÆ’©mon Rocks America 2005!

Five City Tour!

PokÃÆ’©mon Fans Invited to Free Festival to Celebrate the Fun and Excitement of PokÃÆ’©mon!

PokÃÆ’©mon fans are invited to “PokÃÆ’©mon Rocks America!” to be part of the PokÃÆ’©mon experience, including playable demos of the new PokÃÆ’©mon XD: Gale of Darkness game for the Nintendo GameCube, exclusive downloads for PokÃÆ’©mon video games, PokÃÆ’©mon carnival games, and live stage activities. The festival will celebrate the PokÃÆ’©mon experience by bringing together enthusiasts from all over the area to share in the fun and excitement. Come on out for a fun day of PokÃÆ’©mon games and activities.

  • Be among the first in the U.S. to play the new PokÃÆ’©mon XD: Gale of
    game for the Nintendo GameCube

  • Download the Mystic Ticket to catch Lugia and Ho-Oh on your Ruby, Sapphire, Fire Red, Leaf Green, or Emerald GBA cartridges
  • Download the exclusive Munchlax course onto your Nintendo DS PokÃÆ’©mon

  • Games, trivia, contests, and lots of cool prizes
  • Costume characters
  • Live stage show
  • Play the trading card game and learn from experts

City Stops:

September 17th, 2005 – San Jose, CA
McEnery Convention Center

Saturday, October 1st, 2005 — Phoenix, AZ
Phoenix Civic Plaza Convention Center

Saturday, October 8th, 2005 – Dallas, TX
Dallas Market Hall

Saturday, October 15th, 2005 – Chicago, IL
Navy Pier

Saturday, October 22nd, 2005 – Boston, MA
Bayside Expo Center

*Each event is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information go to www.pokemon.com!

(Source: PokÃÆ’©mon press release)