New Pokémon in Sun and Moon Revealed


Nine new Alola region Pokémon and details about the Legendary Pokémon Zygarde revealed.

The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo have revealed new Pokémon that can be found in the highly anticipated Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon video games, available exclusively on the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. These Alola region Pokémon will appear in the latest generation of Pokémon video games which will launch in Europe on November 23.

Watch the new trailer showcasing all of the amazing Pokémon and the new gameplay.

New Pokémon

    Pokémon Tapu Koko

  • Name: Tapu Koko
  • Type: Electric/Fairy

    Tapu Koko is the guardian deity of Melemele Island, one of the islands of the Alola region. Tapu Koko’s ability is Electric Surge, an ability which has never been seen before. The Electric Surge ability fills the field around the Pokémon’s feet with electricity when it appears, raising the power of any Electric-type moves for Pokémon on the ground and preventing any Pokémon from falling asleep.

    Pokémon Charjabug

  • Name: Charjabug
  • Type: Bug/Electric

    Charjabug is the first Evolution of Grubbin, a new Alola region Pokémon revealed last month. Charjabug’s Battery ability allows it to raise the power of allies’ special moves.

    Pokémon Vikavolt

  • Name: Vikavolt
  • Type: Bug/Electric

    Vikavolt, the Evolution of Charjabug, is like a fortress that zooms thruogh the forest, using its huge jaws to control a beam of electricity which it can fire from its mouth.

    Pokémon Drampa

  • Name: Drampa
  • Type: Normal/Dragon

    Drampa are dragons that live alone in the mountains 10,000 feet above sea level. With Drampa’s Berserk ability, this Pokémon’s Special Attack stat will go up by one when its HP drops below half.

    Pokémon Bruxish

  • Name: Bruxish
  • Type: Water/Psychic

    Bruxish emits a strong psychic power from the protuberance on its head while grinding its teeth loudly. Some Bruxish have the new Dazzling ability which prevents opponents from using priority moves that normally strike first.

    Pokémon Cutiefly

  • Name: Cutiefly
  • Type: Bug/Fairy

    Cutiefly can detect the auras of living things, including people, Pokémon, and plants. They seek out flowers by the colour and brightness of their auras, and then they gather the nectar and pollen.

    Pokémon Togedemaru

  • Name: Togedemaru
  • Type: Electric/Steel

    Togedemaru is the Roly-Poly Pokémon which gathers electricity and stores it. The long needle that grows fromt he back of its head works as a lightning rod to attract electricity.

    Pokémon Rockruff

  • Name: Rockruff
  • Type: Rock

    Rockruff has an excellent sense of smell, and once it has smelled an odour, it doesn’t forget it. There are tales of these Pokémon getting separated from their Trainers, then using the faintest traces of their scent to track them for days until they are reunited.

    Pokémon Komala

  • Name: Komala
  • Type: Normal

    No one has ever seen a Komala awake. It eats, travels, and even battles while sound asleep. According to ancient people, its saliva can be used as medicine for the sick or sleepless. Komala has the Comatose ability which keeps it perpetually in a drowsing state, preventing it from getting any other status conditions.

New Legendary Pokémon Forms

Legendary Pokémon Zygarde Cells

New forms fo the Legendary Pokémon Zygarde will appear for the first time in Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon. Zygarde is made up of a multitude of cell-like components and, depending on how many of them it has gathered together, its appearance changes.

    Legendary Pokémon 50% Form

  • Name: Zygarde 50% Forme
  • Type: Dragon/Ground

    Zygarde believes it has a duty to protect the ecosystem, and it monitors the Pokémon ecosystem to ensure that the ecosystem is not disrupted. While the power it possesses is overwhelming, this form contains only 50% of Zygarde’s cells. a Zygarde 10% or Zygarde 50% with the Power Construct ability will be able to change into its Complete Forme during battle if its HP drops below half.

    Legendary Pokémon Zygarde 10% Form

  • Name: Zygarde 10% Forme
  • Type: Dragon/Ground

    When an emergency occurs, this form can take action separately from Zygarde 50% Forme, which comprises its main body. Thousand Arrows is a special move that only Zygarde can learn. It’s Ground-type move that can also do damage to Flying types and to Pokémon with the Levitate ability. After being hit by this move, Flying types and Pokémon with the Levitate ability will continue to take damage from other Ground-type moves used in subsequent turns. Thousand Waves is also a move that only Zygarde can learn. This move makes it impossible for an opponent to flee or be swapped out of battle.

    Legendary Pokémon Zygarde Full Form

  • Name: Zygarde Complete Forme
  • Type: Dragon/Ground

    Zygarde’s completed form is specialized for battle, enabling Zygarde to fight with its full power and fulfill its duty of protecting the Pokémon ecosystem. Core Enforcer is a move that only Zygarde can learn, and it can erase the abilities of any opponents that have already used a move on the same turn that it’s used.

More information can be learned by visiting the official website.

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