Pokémon GO to Add Kanto Alolan Forms From From Sun and Moon

Pokémon GO to Add Kanto Alolan Forms From From Sun and Moon - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 21 May 2018 / 814 Views

Pokémon GO is getting an update that will be adding the Alolan forms of Pokémon from the Kanto region first seen in Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon, announced Niantic.

"Sunny days are ahead," reads a blod post from Niantic. "Whether your forecast calls for rain or shine, we’re celebrating all around the world by introducing some special Pokémon from the tropical Alola region to Pokémon GO. Get ready for some of the Pokémon originally discovered in the Kanto region to appear in their Alolan forms!

"These unique variants were first seen in the Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon video games, and they will make their way to Pokémon GO in the coming weeks. Keep an eye out for news related to this exciting change—and don’t forget to tell your friends! Stay safe, and happy exploring!"


A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.


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1 Comments

Ka-pi96 (on 21 May 2018)

Should make them exclusive to Hawaii!


V-r0cK (on 21 May 2018)

Dont give Niantic any dumb ideas because that's the one they listen to the most xD


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Ka-pi96 (on 21 May 2018)

Well there's gotta be money in selling package Pokemon Go holidays to Hawaii for exclusive Pokemon so...


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Ganoncrotch (on 21 May 2018)

I'm not sure if there is any whales in Hawaii


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