Nintendo released a trailer for Pokémon Legends: Arceus on Tuesday that showcased the region-exclusive final evolutions for the game’s three starters: Rowlett, Cyndaquill, and Oshawott. The trailer stopped short of showing these new forms in action, but did state that players “might discover their evolved forms” in the final game.
Based on the trailer, the starters’ second forms appear to be identical to the ones that appear in the previous games. It appears that only the final shapes will vary from their original designs. The Pokémon Company also shared silhouettes of each final form on the official Legends: Arceus website.
While the trailer didn’t reveal much about the starters’ region-exclusive ways, leakers have apparently already done so. Physical copies of Pokémon Legends: Arceus were reportedly seen in the wild more than a week before the game’s release, and shortly after, the game’s full list of Pokémon was reportedly posted online. New forms for Decidueye, Typhlosion, and Samurrott were apparently discovered as part of the leaks.
Many other aspects of Legends: Arceus, such as a new mechanic that reportedly spawns rare Pokémon, the apparent length of the game, and the introduction of a new stat that replaces EVs and IVs have also been revealed following the reported leak. of the game. If you’re looking forward to Legends: Arceus and wondering when the game will be released or how much storage space it will take up on your Switch, check out our guide that goes over the exact release time, file size, and data for Pokémon Legends: Arceus. preload period.