Plus new info on Pokemon, setting and characters!
The new trailer of Pokemon Legends: Arceus has been released at Pokemon Presents, and with it comes plenty of news.
At first glance, the most noticeable things we find is the visual parallels between Diamond/Pearl’s characters and setting with Legends: Arceus. This upcoming open world Pokemon game is set in Hisui, a land that will eventually develop into the modern day Sinnoh. The main characters are named named Akari and Rei, whose bare strong resemblance to Diamond and Pearl’s protagonists Lucas and Dawn. Commander Kamado is Professor’s Rowan ancestor and Team Galactic has a predecessor organisation named The Galaxy Expedition Team.
Taking inspiration from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, players will be explore the world by trekking through grasslands, swimming on water and flying through the skies. You can choice to camp outdoors as well as craft Pokeballs and items.
New Pokemon include Hisui evolutions for Stantler and Basculin, Wyrdeer (Normal/Psychic) and Basculegion (Water/Ghost) respectively, while the regional variations comprise of Growlithe (Fire/Rock) and Braviary (Psychic/Flying).
Pokemon Legends: Arceus releases on January 28, 2022 for the Nintendo Switch.
Here is the trailer for you to enjoy: