Nintendo released a new trailer for Pokemon X and Y showing off fan favorite character Charizard's Mega Evolution form for the first time.
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Charizard has a different evolutionary form in game X and in game Y, and the trailer shows both.
The Pokemon will transform to one of the evolutions depending on if it holds Charizardite X or Charizardite Y according to IGN. Normally the character is a flying/fire Pokemon, the mega evolution will change it to dragon/fire type with heightened abilities and the ability.
In X, it will have blue flames and an ability known as Tough Claws. In Y, it will have a special attack called Blast Burn, and use a boost called, Drought.
Mega Charizard X was also shown on the first episode of Pokemon Origins, a new cartoon based on the game that aired in Japan today.
An issue of Japanese magazine CoroCoro revealed there will also be two MewTwo evolution forms, Mega MewTwo X and Mega MewTwo Y, as well as exclusive items in each of the games. Two of those items are Mewtwonite X and Mewtwonite Y, stones that will evolve the regular version.
Nintendo and Pokemon X and Y are teaming up to make a 3DS bundle that draws inspiration from the two upcoming games.
The model will be a 3DS XL, and come in a blue X version and a red Y version with pictures of new legendary Pokemon, Yveltal and Xerneas.
The handheld comes with the standard AC adapter, stylus, SD Card, AR Cards reports CinemaBlend.
The unit will retail for $199.99, and will not include the game, which will be released October 12.