April 14, 2024

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Mew and Mewtwo are coming to Pokémon Scarlet and Violet within the type of, as The Pokemon Firm calls it, a “Get Mew & Mewtwo” occasion, which features a Thriller Present occasion and an occasion Tera Raid.

Mew is offered now, utilizing the Thriller Present code GETY0URMEW, and shall be accessible till Monday, September 18 at 14:59 UTC. Mew could have a random Tera kind, however you’ll have time to alter it earlier than Mewtwo joins the sport subsequent month as an occasion Tera Raid boss. It should have a psychic tera kind and can run from September 1 to September 17.

Information of the occasion was found by dataminers back in July, and it appears like in case you deliver Mew into the Tera Raid, it’ll get stat boosts, together with a 50 p.c HP enhance and a 20 p.c stat enhance to its assault, protection, particular assault, particular protection, and pace. So in order for you a bonus within the struggle, it appears like Mew is one of the best decide to deliver to the battle.

The entire thing harkens again to the legendary Mew and Mewtwo rivalry first seen in The First Film, which tore everybody’s coronary heart out and pitted Mew towards Mewtwo, its clone making an attempt to determine its place on the earth. So if you wish to recreate millennial trauma, there’s not a significantly better option to do it than incentivizing gamers to deliver 4 Mews to a giant, cooperative boss struggle to seize a superpowered Mewtwo.

This was one in all many bulletins on the Pokemon Presents showcase, which highlighted a number of tasks within the collection, in addition to a brand new take a look at the Scarlet and Violet expansions set to launch later this 12 months. So it sounds such as you’ll be capable to journey round these new areas with a Mew or Mewtwo following you round. Neat.