Pokémon Scarlet and Violet starters revealed – types, abilities and first images


POKÉMON Scarlet and Violet are the next big titles in the beloved franchise – and its starter critters are now public.

The upcoming RPGs will arrive on the Nintendo Switch later this year.

There are three new starter Pokémon for Scarlet and Violet

They’re the first entries to the 9th generation of Pokémon games.

And The Pokémon Company says that they’ll be open-world titles without borders.

There are three new starter Pokemon, which have already been revealed.

The cute critters are named Sprigatito, Fuecoco and Quaxly.

All three were announced during a late February presentation.

And The Pokémon Company has revealed some details about each new starter.

Sprigatito is a Grass type


Sprigatito is a Grass Cat Pokémon, walking on four legs, with green fur and a bushy tail.

  • Height: 1 foot 4 inches
  • Weight: 9lbs
  • Type: Grass
  • Ability: Overgrow
  • Description: The capricious, attention-seeking Grass Cat Pokémon.

Fuecoco is a Fire type


Fuecoco is a Fire Croc Pokémon, with two hoofed legs, a small pointed tail, and a large mouth.

  • Height: 1 foot 4 inches
  • Weight: 21.6lbs
  • Type: Fire
  • Ability: Blaze
  • Description: The laid-back Fire Croc Pokémon that does things at its own pace.

Quaxly is a Water type


Quaxly is a Duckling Pokémon, which looks like a duck with a fancy hair-do and two webbed feet.

  • Height: 1 foot 8 inches
  • Weight: 13.4lbs
  • Type: Water
  • Ability: Torrent
  • Description: The earnest and tidy Duckling Pokémon.

The remaining Pokémon in this generation have not been revealed yet.

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