Nintendo announced today that you’ll be able to get Zekrom and Reshiram in Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon this month! Players of the original Sun and Moon will also be able to get the legendary Pokemon. Want to know how to get Zekrom and Reshiram in Sun and Moon? Read on.

How To Get Zekrom or Reshiram in Pokemon Ultra Sun & Moon (or Sun/Moon)

Players of Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Ultra Sun will be able to get Zekrom, whereas Pokemon Moon and Pokemon Ultra Moon players can get Reshiram.

Users in Europe/Australia will be able to get Zekrom or Reshiram from 5-21 October 2018 via the Nintendo Network.

Users in the US will be able to get a code from a Target store between 19-28 October 2018. Nintendo explained how to get them in-game on the Pokemon Legendary website:

  1. Open your Pokémon Sun, Pokémon Moon, Pokémon Ultra Sun, or Pokémon Ultra Moon game.
  2. Select Mystery Gift on the main menu.
  3. Choose Receive Gift.
  4. Select Get with Code/Password (or Get via Internet if in the UK), then Yes, then Yes again to connect to the internet.
  5. Enter your code.
  6. Watch as the Legendary Pokémon arrives in your game!
  7. Speak to the delivery person in any Pokémon Center to receive your Legendary Pokémon.
  8. Be sure to save your game.

Zekrom and Reshiram Pokemon Sun and Moon Stats

Zekrom and Reshiram were originally introduced as legendary Pokemon in Black and White. However, the Sun and Moon/Ultra Sun and Moon versions differ slightly. Nintendo revealed the stats on their website.

Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon players will get Zekrom or Reshiram at level 100. Sun and Moon players will get them at level 60. The Ultra versions will also hold a Gold Bottle Cap and have different moves.

Ho-Oh and Lugia Coming to Pokemon Sun and Moon Games!

Nintendo have been releasing some of the best Pokemon via distributions for Sun and Moon Games. Zekrom and Reshiram are the latest legendary Pokemon to hit the game. Pokemon like Palkia, Dialga, Raikou, Entei, Kyogre, and Groudon were introduced earlier in the year.

Ho-oh and Lugia in Pokemon Sun and Moon

Ho-oh and Lugia will be available for Pokemon Sun and Moon games in November – Source

So who’s next? Nintendo announced that Ho-Oh and Lugia are coming to Sun and Moon & Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon in November! The distribution method will likely be the same, so look out next month.