New info announced for Pokémon X and Y’s legendaries
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New info announced for Pokémon X and Y’s legendaries

A brand new trailer released for Pokémon X and Y by The Pokémon Company has shed some light on the legendaries in the game and revealed some new Pokémon for eager trainers to capture.

Xerneas has been revealed to be a Fairy-type and will battle with new move “Geomancy”. The new move unleashes a rainbow-coloured earth eruption. “Fairy Aura” is a special ability which gives additional power to other Fairy-types.

Yveltal is a Dark/Flying type and comes equipped with “Oblivion Wing” an aerial attack of red-light. It’s counterpoint to Fairy Aura is the special ability “Dark Aura”.

Three new Pokémon revealed to be in X and Y come October are;

  • Pangaro, (an evolution of Pancham) a Fighting/Dark type with the ability to predict the opponent’s moves;
  • Swirlix, a Fairy type that can learn the new Fairy type move “Draining Kiss”, when facing double or triple battles with opponents who have Hypnosis; and
  • Spritzee, a Fairy type that causes Pokémon who smell its alluring auroma to fall under a spell.

Pokémon X and Y are coming exclusively to 3DS 12 October.

Leo Stevenson

Leo Stevenson

I've been playing games for the past 25 years and have been writing for almost as long. Combining two passions in the way I'm able is a true privilege. I'm mostly drawn to single player, story driven games and couch co-op, but will occasionally delve into multiplayer.