Nintendo revealed in today’s Nintendo Direct briefing that players will be able to get Kanto starters along with the Kalos starters in Pokemon X and Y. The Kanto starters will get their own Mega Evolutions which look really awesome.
In Pokemon X and Y players will get their Kalos starter from one of their riends in the game where you have a choice between Chespin, Fennekin and Froakie. Professor Sycamore which is the guiding professor in Pokemon X and Y will later give you one of the original Kanto starters too.[youtube width=”602″ height=”350″ video_id=”blhaSxUJ-OU”]
It’s been revealed that players will need a Mega Stone exclusive to their Pokemon along with the Mega Ring to achieve Mega Evolution, the Mega Ring was recently revealed through the trailer and is said to contain a mysterious artifact called the Key Stone. Mega Evolutions can only be done in battle and the Pokemon will return to their normal form when the battle is over.
Check out an image of Mega Charizard, Mega Blastoise and Mega Vensaur below.
Now there might be a chance that this rumor is true. Which of the new Mega Pokemon is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below. Pokemon X and Y hits stores exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS worldwide October 12th.