Pokemon Scarlet & Violet will officially kick off Gen 9 when they’re released on Switch this year, and that means a whole bunch of new Pokemon to catch including Legendaries and three new starters.
Game Freak is quickly following up on the huge success of spin-off game Legends Arceus with the long-awaited ninth-generation titles, Pokemon Scarlet & Violet. The games will officially launch worldwide on November 18, 2022.
As with any new generation of Pokemon games, there will be a fresh Pokedex to discover. From adorable early-game creatures like Smoliv and Lechonk to Legendaries like Koraidon and Miraidon, there’s something for every trainer.
Here’s our up-to-date list of every new Pokemon confirmed for Scarlet & Violet so far.
All new Pokemon confirmed for Scarlet & Violet so far
|Lechonk||Normal||Aroma Veil / Gluttony|
|Pawmi||Electric||Static / Natural Cure|
|Cetitan||Ice||Thick Fat / Slush Rush|
|Paldean Wooper||Poison/Ground||Poison Point / Water Absorb|
|Grafaiai||Poison/Normal||Unburden / Poison Touch|
|Klawf||Rock||Anger Shell / Shell Armor|
|Wiglett||Water||Gooey / Rattled|
|Farigiraf||Normal/Psychic||Cud Chew / Armor Tail|
|Bellibolt||Electric||Electromorphosis / Static|
Those are all of the new Gen 9 Pokemon that have been officially announced so far. We’ll keep this page updated when more Pokemon are revealed, so check back soon!
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