More Mega-Evolved Pokemon Announced for Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

The Pokemon Company has released new information and a new trailer of Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire where more mega-evolved Pokemon were officially revealed. The trailer features Mega Altaria, Mega Salamence, Mega Lopunny, and Mega Metagross. This trailer also confirmed the return of Pokemon Contests and that you’ll be able to mega evolve your Pokemon at some point during a contest.


This trailer also features Cosplay Pikachu taking part of Pokemon Contests and Pokemon battles. It also showed that Cosplay Pikachu will be able to learned a special move depending of which costume it has on. For example, Rock Star Pikachu will learn Meteor Mash, Pikachu Belle will learn Icicle Crash, Pikachu Pop Start will learn Draining Kiss, Pikachu PH. D will learn Electric Terrain, and Pikachu Libre will learn Flying Press.


We have also learned that there’s going to be a special event beginning the on games’ launch. This event will allow players to download a Shiny Beldum that’s holding its Mega Stone. Beldum will eventually evolve to a Metang and then a Metagross. Then players will be able to mega evolve Metagross into a Shiny Mega Metagross. It’s worth noting that this event is similar to the Torchic event that took place during Pokemon X and Y’s launch.


Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire will release on November 21, 2014 on the Nintendo 3DS.


Mega Altaria is a Fairy/Dragon type with the ability Pixilate.


Mega Salamence is a Dragon/Flying type with the ability Aerilate.


Mega Lopunny is a Nomal/Fighting type with the ability Scrappy.

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Written by: Armando Orona

Aspiring journalist, College student with a dream of writing about video games for a living.