Pokémon GO Gets Pokémon from Generation IV This Week

Pokémon GO Gets Pokémon from Generation IV This Week - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 16 October 2018 / 1,351 Views

Niantic announced that Pokémon from the fourth generation of the franchise will start appearing in Pokémon GO this week. The new Pokémon will be released in waves over the coming weeks.

View the trailer for the new Pokémon below:

The fourth generation is Pokémon DiamondPokémon Pearl and Pokémon Platinum.


 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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4 Comments

Ka-pi96 (on 16 October 2018)

awww, Piplup is adorable :)


flashfire926 (on 16 October 2018)

My favourite gen (Platinum is still the pinnacle of pokemon), so I might actually redownload pokemon go now. Now hopefully they skip both gen 5 and 6 and go straight to gen 7 mons. Nothing will be missed.


KLAMarine (on 16 October 2018)

Gardevoir is in this one if I recall correctly.


V-r0cK (on 16 October 2018)

Gardevoir was in Gen 3. Gallade is the one you're probably mistaken with :)


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KLAMarine (on 16 October 2018)

I like 'em both so time to start hunting.


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Ganoncrotch (on 17 October 2018)

the queen of rule 34....


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V-r0cK (on 16 October 2018)

Gen 4 here I come!!!