Pokémon Sun and Moon Midnight Launches at EB Games


In a weeks time, Pokémon fans throughout the country will be flocking to their nearest EB Games store in anticipation for the biggest gaming launch of the year, Pokémon Sun and Moon! Many EB Games stores will be opening at midnight for the game, with some doing major launches in various parts of Australia.

The official Australian launch will be taking place at Federation Square in Melbourne (EB Games Swanston Street), from 9:00pm – 12:00am. The event is set to be massive with preordering customers of the EB Games Swanston Street store getting exclusive EB Games Gym Badges! There will be a DJ, cosplay, live competitions and battles with Melbournes best before the new games launch at midnight!

For those not living in Melbourne, there are other major launch locations throughout the country. Be sure to preorder at the stores mentioned below if you want to get the exclusive EB Games Gym Badge associated with that store.


Opening times for major launch locations are as follows. All times are local to the states timezone.

State Store Open Time
ACT Belconnen, Canberra 9pm
NSW Charlestown Square, Newcastle 10pm
NSW Liverpool, Sydney 10pm
NT Casuarina, Darwin 9pm
QLD Albert St., Brisbane 9pm
QLD Robina, Gold Coast 10pm
SA Rundle Mall, Adelaide 9pm
TAS Launceston, Launceston 10pm
VIC Swanston St., Melbourne 9pm
WA Hay St., Perth 8am, 18 Nov


Is your local store not on the list? Don’t worry! Click the image below to be taken to the EB Games Pokémon Sun and Moon Events hub. All you have to do is type in the suburb or postcode of your local store to check and see if they are doing a midnight launch or early opening for Pokémon Sun and Moon!


Which midnight launch / early opening will you be attending?!

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Owner of this website, and control freak. Stacey formats PokeAus articles, and deals with back-end maintenance. Her aim this year is to collect data and write up usage stat articles for both the TCG and VGC community to enjoy.

One comment

  1. Bring your 3DS/s for streetpassing. 🙂

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