2018 Has Been Announced As The Year Of Legendary Pokemon

Head’s up Pokemon fans. The Pokémon Company has declared 2018 is the year of Legendary Pokemon. Starting in February through November, Pokemon Sun and Moon and Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon fans will be able to receive a number of Legendary Pokemon.

Since 2018 has become the Year of Legendary Pokemon, The Pokemon Company will be giving numbers of Legendary Pokemon each month.

Legendary Pokemon Distribution Month

  • February: Dialga or Palkia
  • March: Regigigas or Heatran
  • April: Raikou or Entei
  • May: Xerneas or Yveltal
  • June: Zygarde
  • July: Tornadus or Thundurus
  • August: Groudon or Kyogre
  • September: Latios or Latias
  • October: Reshiram or Zekrom
  • November: Ho-Oh or Lugia

In addition to the Legendary Pokemon that will be distributed to Pokemon Sun and Moon and Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, there will also be some Legendary Pokemon themed Trading Card Game products that will be available.

Back in 2016, the Pokemon Company release a special Mythical box that contains exclusive full are Pokemon card and other items as part of the 20th franchise anniversary. Polygon report that some of the ultra-rare Pokemon that have been given out are Mew, Celebi, and Shaymin.

Apart from the 3DS games that were mentioned above, Niantic’s Pokemon GO will also receive an exclusive promotion feature some Legendary Pokemon that was already released this year in some of the events.