A new Pokémon Distribution event has begun as of today, August 1st, giving away the legendary Arceus for Pokémon X, Y, Alpha Sapphire, and Omega Ruby.
The event runs from today until August 24th, and is taking place at a wide variety of retailers across North America and Europe including GameStop, EB Games, Game Mania and more. Players who visit the participating stores will get a code that can be used in one of the four games’ Mystery Gift option from the main menu.
The Arceus players will receive comes at level 100, and is a Normal type with the Multitype ability. Arceus will arrive with Hyperbeam, Judgment, Perish Song, and Recover.
Pokémon X, Y, Omega Ruby, and Alpha Sapphire are all already available on the 3DS. If you missed the newest Pokémon Sun and Moon details, check out our article detailing the new Z-Moves and the new Pokémon and those that are newly adapted to the Alolan region here.