Xerneas is a Fairy type Pokémon introduced in Generation 6. It is known as the Life Pokémon.

Xerneas is a legendary Pokémon exclusive to Pokémon X.

Pokédex entries

Omega Ruby
Legends say it can share eternal life. It slept for a thousand years in the form of a tree before its revival.
Alpha Sapphire
When the horns on its head shine in seven colors, it is said to be sharing everlasting life.

Evolution chart

  • Xerneas does not evolve.

Name origin

letter; game in which Xerneas appears
Celtic god based on a deer (itself from the Latin ‘cervus’)

Moves learned by Xerneas

Xerneas sprites

Type Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Xerneas  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Xerneas Shiny sprite from X & Y

See all Xerneas sprites

Where to find Xerneas

X Team Flare HQ
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun Ultra Space Wilds
Ultra Moon Trade/migrate from another game