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Pokémon X and Y’s New Legendaries Are Xerneas And Yveltal


Yesterday, Nintendo revealed the next generation of Pokémon games—Pokémon X/Y, which are in development for the Nintendo 3DS. As with the previous games, the mascot monsters for both titles are two legendary Pokémon. Now, we know their names.


Xerneas (pronounced ZURR-nee-us)


Yveltal (pronounced ee-VELL-tall)


Pokémon X/Y will be released worldwide in October 2013.

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.