Pokemon followers face a tricky alternative with regards to choosing out their subsequent Pokemon game. Earlier as we speak, a leak from the Japanese journal Famitsu confirmed that the Galarian model of Ponyta, which was formally revealed over the weekend, could be unique to Pokemon Shield. That signifies that gamers might want to select between Sirfetch’d, the Fighting-type evolution of Farfetch’d that is unique to Pokemon Sword and Shield, or the lovable Ponyta variant with a glowing mane. The new Ponyta appears to attract some inspiration from a unicorn, with a small horn on its head and a mane and tail that sparkles and glows when it nuzzles a buddy. You can see some new pictures of the Pokemon beneath, courtesy of the Pokemon information web site Serebii.- Advertisement -
Serebii Update: Image of Galarian Ponyta has been launched from Famitsu. Pokémon Shield unique. Details being added @ https://t.co/gDbXkHSvkT pic.twitter.com/7NLi8O7lOX
— Serebii.web (@SerebiiWeb) October 9, 2019
The Famitsu leak revealed a number of different new items of details about the Galarian Ponyta, together with that it has a brand new abiliy referred to as Pastel Veil. Pastel Veil prevents Ponyta or its allies from being poisoned and heals ally Pokemon of poison routinely once they change into battle. This is one other helpful new transfer that ought to make Galarian Ponyta (and presumably its evolution Galarian Rapidash) related to aggressive play.
While a number of pictures of Galarian Ponyta seem within the leaked web page from Famitsu, the picture high quality makes it unclear whether or not the brand new Pokemon is a Psychic-type Pokemon or a Fairy-type Pokemon. The livestream during which Galarian Ponyta appeared prompt that it’s a Fairy-type Pokemon, because the forest the place the Ponyta had been discovered was full of Psychic-type Pokemon.
With simply over a month left till Pokemon Sword and Shield is launched, we nonetheless do not know a ton concerning the Pokemon showing within the area. Less than 30 new Pokemon species have been revealed, though a number of extra have been teased in numerous trailers. The Pokemon Company appears content material on slowly revealing the brand new Pokemon in modern methods, such because the 24 hour livestream during which Galarian Ponyta first appeared.
Pokemon Sword and Shield will probably be launched on November 15th.