Pokémon Sun and Moon: Starter Pokémon and Cover Legendaries Revealed!

Pokémon Sun and Moon will be released on November 18th of this year for Japan, North America, and Australia, and November 23rd for Europe. It has also been confirmed to take place in the new Alola Region.

Today on the Official Pokémon Channel, a couple of major things were revealed: the starter Pokémon and the two cover Legendary Pokémon! We also get a look at some of the characters and the beautiful new region.

We may update this article throughout the day, so keep checking back!


The Grass/Flying-type starter is known as Rowlet, a small owl-like Pokémon.
The Fire-type starter is known as Litten, which resembles a small cat.
The Water-type starter is known as Popplio, a blue Pokémon that looks like a seal.

Legendary Pokémon

While we do not know their names, the Legendary Pokémon were revealed at the end of the video. One resembles a lion, proud and mighty, while the other takes the form of a bat-like creature, dark as night.

Are you excited about the news, trainers? What do you think of the new information? Which starter or legendary Pokémon do you think you'll go after?

Let us know in the comments below! 



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