Thu, Jul 11, 2013 | 14:38 BST
Pokemon X & Y: five new creatures, evil team, and Legendary Pokemon details revealed
New Pokemon X and Y creatures have been announced via the latest issue of CoroCoro Magazine. The new Pokes are: Goronda, Karamanero, Maika, and Shushup. The magazine also has extra information on Xerneas and Yveltal which were revealed back in January.
According to Serebii, Goronda is Pancham’s evolution and a Fighting/Dark type with abilities like Iron Fist and the Hammer Arm.
Maika is a Dark/Psychic squid and also a Rotation Pokemon. It can perform the move Turn Over which will reverse statistical changes. It’s evolution is called Karamanero, and is a Dark/Psychic Reversal Pokemon with the Hypnosis move.
A pink bird called Shushup, and a Perfume Pokemon, was also announced and is a Fairy-type Pokemon. It has a Healer ability and uses the AromaTherapy move. It is exclusive to Pokemon Y.
Peroppafu was also revealed and is another Fairy-type – this one exclusive to Pokemon X. It’s a Cotton Candy Pokemon with the Sweet Veil ability and a move called Drain Kiss. It is exclusive to Pokemon X.
Now the Legendary Pokemon: Xerneas is a Fairy Type and Yveltal is Dark/Flying type.
Xerneas, which is Pokemon X, can use the Fairy Aura ability and a special move called Geo Control. Yveltal uses Dark Aura and has a move called Death wing.
The evil team was also detailed: called Team Flare, they are obsessed with money and members include a gym leader sporting robotic arms named Shitoron. Other Team Flare members include the gym leader Zakuro and a professor called Purataanu.
There’s plenty more information through the link.
Pokémon X and Pokémon Y are out worldwide October 12 on 3DS.