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Pokémon X And Pokémon Y Reveal Four New Pokémon


New Pokémon X and Pokémon Y information is out, courtesy of CoroCoro magazine in Japan, and has details. For starters, CoroCoro reveals that you can customize certain aspects of your trainer now—skin shade and hair colour.


CoroCoro also reveals new Pokémon. Gogoat is a Grass type Pokémon that you can ride in the field. Then there’s an Electric/Normal type called Elikiteru. The bird you see is Yayakoma and is Normal/Flying. Finally, the Panda is Yancham and is a Fighting type.


Pokémon X and Pokémon Y are set in the Karos region, based on France. Keep in mind that all of the names reported by CoroCoro are specific to the Japanese version of the games.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.