Scatterbug, Spewpa, and Vivillon Arrive in Pokemon GO
Connect with friends from around the world to catch a variety of beautiful Pokemon patternsâ€”Scatterbug, Spewpa, and Vivillon make their Pokemon GO debuts! Vivillon are known for the many different patterns that can be found on their wings, and Trainers can now discover Vivillon with these patterns by pinning Postcards from different regions of the world.
Unlocking Vivillon Patterns through Postcards
By pinning Postcards from eligible regions, you unlock the Vivillon Collector medal and add progress to sub-medals associated with the Postcardâ€™s region of origin. As you progress on these sub-medals, youâ€™ll earn encounters with Scatterbug. These Scatterbug will evolve into Vivillon with different patterns depending on the region the Postcards came from.
Youâ€™ll need 25 Scatterbug Candy to evolve Scatterbug into Spewpa and 100 Scatterbug Candy to evolve Spewpa into Vivillon.
Discovering Vivillon Patterns
Vivillonâ€™s patterns are affected by the climate of their habitat, and 18 patterns have been discovered in Pokemon GO so far. The full list of habitats is below, and you can check the Vivillon Map via the PokÃ©dex or the Vivillon Collector medal page to see where different Vivillon patterns can be found:
- High Plains
- Icy Snow
To help Trainers keep track of their Vivillon pattern collection, a new Vivillon Collector medal has been introduced. By pinning a Postcard, Trainers unlock this new medal and receive a short explanation of how to encounter Scatterbug.
Trainers can also collect sub-medals within the Vivillon Collector medal by pinning their own Postcards and those received from friends. These sub-medals are associated with different Vivillon pattern regions. Collecting different sub-medals allows Trainers to encounter Scatterbug from around the world. Trainers can pin up to three of their own Postcards per day to make progress towards the medal.
The first sub-medal requires collecting three Postcards from a region associated with the Vivillon patterns. After completing a sub-medal, Trainers can continue to make progress toward that sub-medal to earn additional encounters with Scatterbug. The number of Postcards required to raise the sub-medal rank increases with each rank.
Scatterbug, Spewpa, and Vivillon have made their much-anticipated debut in Pokemon GO, allowing Trainers to collect and evolve these beautiful Pokemon. Vibrant Vivillon patterns can be unlocked through the pinning of Postcards from different regions, providing a thrilling challenge for Trainers around the world. With 18 patterns currently discovered, there’s plenty of excitement to be had in searching for the perfect Vivillon. So start sending those Postcards and embark on a journey to collect them all!
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How many patterns of Vivillon exist in Pokemon GO?
A: There are currently 18 different patterns of Vivillon that can be found in Pokemon GO. Each pattern is influenced by the climate of its respective habitat, making the search for all the patterns an exciting adventure!
Q: How do I obtain Scatterbug and evolve it into Vivillon?
A: Trainers can encounter Scatterbug by progressing on the sub-medals associated with the Vivillon Collector medal. By collecting Postcards from different regions, you increase your chances of encountering Scatterbug. Once you have enough Scatterbug Candy, you can evolve Scatterbug into Spewpa, and then further evolve it into Vivillon.
Q: Can I collect Postcards from friends to unlock Vivillon patterns?
A: Yes, Trainers can pin Postcards received from friends to unlock Vivillon patterns. It’s a fantastic way to connect with friends from around the world and discover different variations of this captivating Pokemon.
Q: How can I track my Vivillon pattern collection?
A: With the introduction of the Vivillon Collector medal, Trainers can easily keep track of their Vivillon pattern collection. Pinning Postcards and collecting sub-medals associated with the different pattern regions will help you monitor your progress and work towards completing your collection.
Q: Can I evolve all my Scatterbug into Vivillon with different patterns?
A: Yes, by collecting Postcards from various regions, you can encounter Scatterbug that will evolve into Vivillon with different patterns. The diverse climates of their habitats influence the patterns, adding depth and variety to your Vivillon collection.