Pokemon Presents: Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet Announced
A new Pokemon Presents video presentation premiered on February 27, 2022, showcasing exciting news for Pokemon fans around the world. The Pokemon Company announced the upcoming release of Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet, two highly anticipated video games that will mark the next evolutionary advancement in the Pokemon series.
26 Years of Pokemon
As Pokemon Day approached, fans eagerly awaited news about the franchise’s future. Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet were revealed during a special Pokemon Presents video presentation, which took place on February 27, 2022. This date holds special significance, as it marks the anniversary of the original Pokemon games’ launch on February 27, 1996.
The Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet Experience
Developed by GAME FREAK inc., Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet offer a new and immersive gameplay experience for trainers. These games introduce an open-world concept where towns blend seamlessly with the wilderness. Pokemon can be found everywhere, whether soaring through the skies, swimming in the sea, or wandering the streets.
Trainers stepping into the world of Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet will have the opportunity to choose their character and start their adventure. Depending on the game they select, trainers will have unique outfits to reflect their choice. They will then be presented with three options for their first partner Pokemon: Sprigatito, the Grass Cat Pokemon; Fuecoco, the Fire Croc Pokemon; or Quaxly, the Duckling Pokemon.
Category: Grass Cat Pokemon
Weight: 9 lbs.
Sprigatito is a capricious and attention-seeking Grass Cat Pokemon that is sure to capture the hearts of trainers.
Category: Fire Croc Pokemon
Weight: 21.6 lbs.
Fuecoco, on the other hand, is a laid-back Fire Croc Pokemon that prefers to do things at its own pace.
Category: Duckling Pokemon
Weight: 13.4 lbs.
For trainers seeking an earnest and tidy companion, Quaxly, the Duckling Pokemon, is the perfect choice.
Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet: Connecting with Pokemon HOME
Upon release, Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet will be compatible with Pokemon HOME. This service allows trainers to keep their entire Pokemon collection in one centralized location. By connecting these new games with Pokemon HOME, trainers will have the opportunity to journey alongside Pokemon from different regions.
Pokemon Legends: Arceus Updates
Pokemon Legends: Arceus, released recently, also received updates during the Pokemon Presents presentation. Trainers can now embark on a quest to investigate the appearance of mysterious mass outbreaks of Pokemon throughout the Hisui region. Along the way, they will encounter powerful opponents, including Legendary Pokemon and wardens, further enhancing the thrilling Pokemon battle experience.
To celebrate Pokemon Day, players of Pokemon Legends: Arceus can enter the password “ARCEUSADVENTURE” in the Mystery Gifts menu before March 31, 2022, to receive special items that will aid them on their adventure. The gift includes 30 Ultra Balls, 30 Gigaton Balls, and 30 Jet Balls.
In addition, an online animated series set in the Hisui region is currently in production. This highly anticipated series will feature an original storyline and is expected to launch later in 2022.
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl Updates
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl, beloved remakes of the classic Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl games, also received exciting news during the Pokemon Presents presentation. Trainers can now receive a special item called Oak’s Letter by choosing “Get via Internet” from the Mystery Gift menu. This letter allows trainers to embark on a quest involving a stone tablet similar to those found in the Kanto region. During their adventure, trainers may encounter the Mythical Pokemon Shaymin, a gratitude Pokemon known for its ability to transform into its Sky Forme using the Gracidea item.
Pokemon Day 2022 In-Game Events
As Pokemon celebrates its 26th anniversary, several in-game events are being held across the franchise to commemorate this milestone.
Pokemon that originally appeared in the Alola region, the setting of the Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon games, are making their way to Pokemon GO. Trainers can expect to encounter these Alolan Pokemon starting March 1, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. local time.
Pokemon Masters EX
Currently celebrating its 2.5-year anniversary, Pokemon Masters EX offers players fantastic rewards during this special event. Trainers can receive 3,000 gems and have the opportunity to scout 10 sync pairs each day for 10 consecutive days at no cost. May, Skyla, and Raihan will also appear in special outfits as part of the celebration.
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