Pokemon Go Adds New “Gen 5” Region Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon Go Adds New "Gen 5" Region Exclusive Pokemon
Pokemon Go Adds New "Gen 5" Region Exclusive Pokemon

Eight of the brand new Pokemon being added to Pokemon Go later in the present day will likely be area unique. Later in the present day, Pokemon Go will start including Pokemon initially seen in Pokemon Black and White. While a lot of the Pokemon showing in the present day could be caught anyplace, the sport will proceed its development of constructing some Pokemon obtainable in particular areas. The Elemental Monkey Pokemon Pansear, Panpour, and Pansage will every be unique to one of many recreation’s three continental areas. Pansage will likely be unique to the Asia-Pacific area, Pansear will likely be unique to Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, and Panpour will likely be unique to North and South America.

Interestingly, this marks the primary time that Pokemon Go has made a Pokemon with the power to evolve unique to 1 area. Every different area unique Pokemon cannot evolve additional, and just one Pokemon (Mr. Mime) has a pre-evolved kind. Pansear, Panpour, and Pansage can all evolve in Pokemon Go utilizing the Unova Stone.

The Pokemon Durant and Heatmor may even be area exclusives. Durant will likely be unique to the Eastern Hemisphere, whereas Heatmor will likely be unique to the Western Hemisphere. These two Pokemon are longtime rivals (Heatmor is an anteater Pokemon that torches Durant to dying and makes use of its flames to soften its metal shells) so the Pokemon have been truly cut up as much as acknowledge their in-game relationship. This is just like Seviper and Zangoose’s rivalry, which can be acknowledged by splitting them between totally different areas.


The eight Pokemon are among the many over 40 Pokemon getting added to Pokemon Go later in the present day. These Pokemon initially appeared within the Unova area however have since made appearances in different Pokemon video games. Not solely will gamers have dozens of latest Pokemon to search out and accumulate beginning later in the present day, a few of the Pokemon may even be extra highly effective than the strongest Pokemon presently obtainable in Pokemon Go.

The new Pokemon will seem starting at four PM ET in the present day.

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