Pictures of Fidough, Paldean Wooper, Cetitan
- The Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet video games are set to launch this year.
- Three new Pokemon have been unveiled as part of the new games.
- Players will be able to modify more of their character’s characteristics to make them look the way they want.
Explore “sprawling landscapes and bustling cities” in the Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet video games, set to launch later this year on the Nintendo Switch.
The Pokémon Company International revealed more details on Wednesday about its upcoming mainline games, which feature three new characters, a new region, treasure hunts and more, according to a statement from the company.
Players can find a number of locations – including a farming village and bustling port town – in the Paldea region, “a land of vast open spaces dotted with lakes, towering peaks, wastelands and mountain ranges. Perilous” where a player begins their journey.
New Pokemon include Fidough, Paldean Wooper, Cetitan
In addition to living among many people, Pokémon live in treetops, rivers, and other parts of nature.
Here’s a look at some of the new Pokemon.
- Category: Puppy Pokémon
- Gender: Fairy
- Features: Inflates its elastic skin to look bigger and intimidate opponents, breathy yeast to cook.
- Ability: Own Tempo
- Category: Pokémon Poison Fish
- Type: Poison/Ground
- Characteristics: Cover their heavy bodies with toxic film, move slowly, shoot powerful poisonous liquids from their gills
- Ability: Poison Point / Water Absorption
- Category: Pokemon Whale Tera
- Genre: Ice cream
- Characteristics: Hard muscles, huge body, powerful physical attack
- Power: Thick fat for snowy regions / Slush Rush
More features include Poké Portal, Tera Raid Battles
The “Poké Portal” allows players to trade and battle with trainers around the world, the statement said.
Players will now have the ability to change their character’s eye shape, mouth shape, and “more to look like whatever you want,” the statement said.
Depending on the game you’re playing, kids and adults will attend Naranja Academy or Uva Academy to hone their battling skills and learn about Pokemon biology. Here, players will be tasked with embarking on a treasure hunt across Paldea.
Tera Raid Battles, an all-new battle format, pits teams of four trainers against wild Terastallized Pokémon.
Only found in Paldea, a crown-shaped Tera Jewel can appear above the heads of all Pokémon, causing them to gain special powers and “Terastallize” like a shimmering gemstone.
When used, the Terastal Phenomenon enhances a player’s combat strategy and power.
Release date of Violet, Scarlet
The Pokémon Violet and Scarlet video games will be released on November 18, 2022.
Camille Fine is a Trending Visual Producer on USA TODAY’s NOW Team.