Pokémon Scarlet & Violet: New Pokémon

Like previous entries of Pokémon’s main series, Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet introduce a number of brand-new Pokémon. We have catalogued them below so that you can see all the new Pokémon added in Generation IX.

This list does not contain Regional Forms of Pokémon introduced in previous generations.

Sprigatito

  • Classification:
    Grass Cat Pokémon
  • Type:
    Grass
  • Ability:
    Overgrow

“The capricious, attention-seeking Grass Cat Pokémon.”

Note: Sprigatito is one of three starter Pokémon for Scarlet and Violet.

Fuecoco

  • Classification:
    Fire Croc Pokémon
  • Type:
    Fire
  • Ability:
    Blaze

“The laid-back Fire Croc Pokémon that does things at its own pace.”

Note: Fuecoco is one of three starter Pokémon for Scarlet and Violet.

Quaxly

  • Classification:
    Duckling Pokémon
  • Type:
    Water
  • Ability:
    Torrent

“The earnest and tidy Duckling Pokémon.”

Note: Quaxly is one of three starter Pokémon for Scarlet and Violet.

Pawmi

  • Classification:
    Mouse Pokémon
  • Type:
    Electric
  • Ability:
    Static or Natural Cure

“When it feels uneasy, this cautious Pokémon will begin rubbing its cheeks, preparing itself to discharge an electric shock.”

Smoliv

  • Classification:
    Olive Pokémon
  • Type:
    Grass
  • Ability:
    Early Bird

“In the fruit on its head, Smoliv stores oil made from nutrients it gathers through photosynthesis.”

Lechonk

  • Classification:
    Hog Pokémon
  • Type:
    Normal
  • Ability:
    Aroma Veil or Gluttony

“If attacked by an opponent and startled, it will charge forward in a panic.”

Fidough

  • Classification:
    Puppy Pokémon
  • Type:
    Fairy
  • Ability:
    Own Tempo

“Fidough ferments things in its vicinity using the yeast in its breath.”

Cetitan

  • Classification:
    Terra Whale Pokémon
  • Type:
    Ice
  • Ability:
    Thick Fat or Slush Rush

“Cetitan need to have tough muscles to be able to support their immense bodies, and physical attacks using their bodies have incredible power.”

Cyclizar

  • Classification:
    Mount Pokémon
  • Type:
    Dragon/Normal
  • Ability:
    Shed Skin

“This Pokémon has lived in many households in the Paldea region since ancient times.”

Grafaiai

  • Classification:
    Toxic Monkey Pokémon​
  • Type:
    Poison/Normal​
  • Ability:
    Unburden or Poison Touch​

Grafaiai is a moody Pokémon with a fastidious disposition.

Armarouge

  • Classification:
    Fire Warrior Pokémon
  • Type:
    Fire/Psychic
  • Ability:
    Flash Fire

Armarouge believes in a fair fight and will challenge an opponent head-on no matter how much stronger that opponent is.

Ceruledge

Ceruledge

  • Classification:
    Fire Blades Pokémon
  • Type:
    Fire/Ghost
  • Ability:
    Flash Fire

Ceruledge prefers close-quarters combat and isn’t above using tactics such as sneak attacks and surprise attacks to win a battle.

Klarf

Klawf

  • Classification:
    Ambush Pokémon​
  • Type:
    Rock
  • Ability:
    Anger Shell or Shell Armor

Klawf can rotate its protruding eyeballs to see everything around it, eliminating all blind spots.

Wiglett

  • Classification:
    Garden Eel Pokémon
  • Type:
    Water
  • Ability:
    Gooey / Rattled

It has a skittish disposition and is constantly cautious of its surroundings.

New Legendary Pokémon

Koraidon

  • Classification:
    ??? Pokémon
  • Type:
    ???
  • Ability:
    ???

Note: Koraidon is the Legendary Pokémon for Pokémon Scarlet.

Miraidon

  • Classification:
    ??? Pokémon
  • Type:
    ???
  • Ability:
    ???

Note: Miraidon is the Legendary Pokémon for Pokémon Violet.

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