New Pokémon Lycanroc, Passimian & Oranguru revealed in latest trailer

General News — 20 September, 2016

A new trailer for Pokémon Sun & Moon has been released, showing version-exclusive Pokémon.

  • Passimian is a monkey Pokémon with a new ability Receiver, which gives it the ability of a teammate when the teammate faints. Exclusive to Sun.
  • Oranguru is another monkey Pokémon with the ability Inner Focus or Telepathy. It has a new move Instruct which allows a teammate to attack again instead of Oranguru. Exclusive to Moon.
  • Lycanroc is the evolution of Rockruff, and has two forms exclusive to each version. Pokémon Sun has Midday Form with the ability Keen Eye or Sand Rush, while Pokémon Moon has Midnight Form with the ability Keen Eye or Vital Spirit. Both remain Rock type.

New exclusive Z-Moves were revealed for Pikachu and Eevee. Pikachu can use Catastropika while Eevee can use Extreme Evoboost.


Also showcased in the video are the various customisation options, including changing your hair colour and adding coloured contact lenses.

A new feature Pokémon Refresh is very similar to Pokémon Amie from X/Y/OR/AS and allows you to groom your Pokémon and feed them.

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