Published On: Thu, Jun 4th, 2020

Pokémon GO Players Can Now Catch Their First Sword And Shield Pokémon

This is Perrserker, initial found in Pokémon Sword and ShieldThis is Perrserker, initial found in Pokémon Sword and Shield
This is Perrserker, initial found in Pokémon Sword and Shield

Pokémon GO players can get their initial ambience of Generation 8 movement today, as Pokémon from a categorical series’ latest entries, Sword and Shield, arrive in a app for a initial time.

Usually, new generations are introduced on a yearly basis, with new ‘mon starting to seem as summer comes to an end. This time, developer Niantic appears to have jumped ahead, charity adult Galar segment Pokémon in an wholly new time frame.

Two new Pokémon can be performed currently – both Galarian Meowth, who evolves into Sword and Shield’s Perrserker, and Galarian Zigzagoon, that can eventually develop into a new Pokémon, Obstagoon. You can see how Perrserker appears in your Pokédex interjection to a following picture posted by Eurogamer.

Pokemon GO Galarian MeowthPokemon GO Galarian MeowthImages around Eurogamer

As we can see, a Galar segment Pokédex now sits usually underneath Generation 5’s Unova collection. Generations 6 and 7 – Kalos and Alola, respectively – are still nowhere to be seen and will no doubt arrive during a after date. Datamining indeed suggests that Pokémon from these regions are all though prepared to go in a app, so maybe it’s usually a matter of time.

Galarian Meowth and Zigzagoon can be found inside 7km eggs, with a former also being accessible as a prerogative in a new Throwback Challenge Champion research.

Have we been personification Pokémon GO over these final few months? Will we be adding today’s new monsters to your team? Tell us below.

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