At the February 27, 2023 Pokemon Presents, the game announcements kicked off with a new Pokemon for the Pokemon Unite roster, Zacian. The legendary will be the latest playable character. It will include its Sovereign Sword attack. There will also be a dapper Holowear suit for the character. It is available in the game immediately.
The reveals also included some details about in-game events. For example, the Adventure in Zacian’s Weald event will kick off today. people can earn new rewards by playing. There is also a Boss Rush event for people to take part in. Finally, if you enter the code “POKEMONDAY” into the game, you’ll get a gold Zacian Emblem you can use.
Here’s the Pokemon Presents 2023, which included footage of Zacian in-game.
And here’s another focused look at its ability.
The legendary hero Zacian, an all new melee All-Rounder, is now available in #PokemonUNITE! pic.twitter.com/eoEtcleVog
— Pokémon UNITE (@PokemonUnite) February 27, 2023
This marks the second new Pokemon to join Pokemon Unite in 2023. The first was Comfey. It’s a supporter that is designed to help its allies. However, it can attack as needed as a ranged unit.
Before that, Dragapult appeared. It basically was a final hours of 2022 one. It launched on December 29, 2022, right before the year ended. It is a ranged physical attacker, and it’s designed with more experienced players in mind.
Pokemon Unite is available for the Nintendo Switch and mobile devices, and the next new Pokemon in-game is Zacian.