May is going to be a busy month for downloading Legendary Pokemon. It looks like Zygarde isn’t the only one getting a special distribution as players will now have the chance to download a Shiny Xerneas and Yveltal!
Earlier we reported that Zygarde can now be acquired via Mystery Gift. Pokemon has now officially announced that a Shiny Xerneas and Shiny Yveltal will also be available to download for players! All you need is an internet connections and a copy of Pokémon Omega Ruby, Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, Pokémon X, or Pokémon Y. Though they will all be available for a short time! Below are the details.
Currently you can download Zygarde via Mystery Gift. The Order Pokemon will come at Level 100 with the moves: Land’s Wrath, Extreme Speed, Glare, and Outrage. You can download Zygarde between May 1st to May 8th.
Starting on May 11th and ending on May 17th, a Shiny Xerneas can be acquire from Mystery Gift. This special coloring of the Life Pokemon will come with the moves: Geomancy, Moonblast, Aromatherapy, and Focus Blast.
Lastly, from May 20th to May 26th, Shiny Yveltal will be given out on Mystery Gift. When you download the Destruction Pokemon, it will come with the following moves: Oblivion Wing, Sucker Punch, Dark Pulse, and Foul Play.
This distribution event is in celebration of the debut of Pokémon the Series: XYZ on the Pokemon TV app.
TCG players can also get in on the Shiny fun as well! Later this month on May 17th, “Shiny Kalos Tins” will be on sale. These tins will feature either Xerneas EX, Yveltal EX or Zygarde EX. These Xerneas EX and Yveltal EX are reprints of the Xerneas EX and Yveltal EX from XY Base set but with Shiny alternate artwork. Meanwhile, Zygarde EX will be from Fates Collide which was released on Monday.
The Shiny hunt begins! Watch the video below for more details concerning this special distribution!