Commemorating Pokemon’s 20th anniversary, Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon will launch in Europe on November 23 exclusively on the Nintendo 3DS
The games’ starter Pokémon were revealed as Rowlet (Grass-Flying), Litten (Fire), and Popplio (Water) and include the the legendary Pokémon Solgaleo and Lunala.
- New Pokemon
- Z-Moves – The the new major mechanic of the game. Z-moves are like a mega evolution for your move. If your Pokémon holds a specific crystal, it can activate a special powerful move based on a type. There are 18 crystals – one for each Pokemon type. The Pokémon needs to know a move of that crystal type to enable the Z-move.
- Alola Forms – massive changes to Pokémon that changes their appearance, type and ability. Certain Pokemon such as Vulpix and Sandshrew have different forms to adapt to the climate they are in.
- Island Trials – Complete simple missions, face off against totem Pokemon and then defeat the Kahuna – the leader of the island
- Hyper Training – Spend Bottle Cap items in order to increase the individual stats of the Pokémon. No longer do you have to rely on luck or breedin