By Ishaan . August 11, 2014 . 9:01am
The Pokémon Company has shared additional assets and information for Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire’s newly-revealed Mega Evolved Pokémon, as well as the Cosplay Pikachu that you can find in the game. You can find screenshots and information for these Pokémon below.
Upon Mega Evolving, Metagross’ Ability changes to Tough Claws, which increases the power of attacks that make physical contact. It also sees a great increase to its Speed state, as well as increases to Attack, Defense, Special Attack and Special Defense.
Mega Altaria (Dragon/Fairy):
Mega Altaria has the ability Pixilate, which changes Normal Moves into Fairy-type. Upon Mega Evolving, it receives big boosts to Attack and Special Attack, and an increase to its Defense stat as well.
Mega Salamence (Dragon/Flying):
Mega Evolution provides a large boost to Salamence’s Defense stat, and it receives the Aerilate Ability, which turns Normal-type moves into Flying-type moves.
Mega Lopunny (Normal/Fighting):
Upon Mega Evolving, it receives the ability Scrappy, which makes Ghost-type Pokémon vulnerable to its Normal and Fighting-type moves. Mega Lopunny receives a big boost to Attack and an increase to its Speed stat as well.
Cosplay Pikachu in Battle:
Pikachu Rock Star – Can learn Steel-type move Meteor Mash
Pikachu Ph.D. – Can learn the Electric-type move Electric Terrain
Pikachu Pop Star – Can learn Fairy-type move Draining Kiss
Pikachu Belle – Can learn the Ice-type move Icicle Crash
Pikachu Libre – Can learn Flying Press, a powerful Fighting-type move
Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire will be available on November 21st in North America and November 26th in Europe.