Game Rant

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

Pokemon Scarlet & Pokemon Violet are the main entries in the series for Generation IX. They introduced over 100 new Pokemon and brought players to the Paldea region.

pokemon scarlet and violet games
November 18, 2022
Game Freak
Nintendo, The Pokemon Company
See Full Video Game Info

latest Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Articles

Carmine and Kieran in Area Zero from Pokemon Scarlet and Violet 1
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet DLC Could Turn the Story's Biggest Shock into a Postgame Plot

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet's DLC could not only take players back to Area Zero, it could give them a chance to rewrite history.

pokemon-legends-arceus-origin-forms-1 1
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Auctions Now Make Rare Items Available Following Home Connectivity

Auctions in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet are now offering rare items to be used by Legendary Pokemon that can be transferred in from other games.

Pokemon Home-Scarlet-and-violet 1
Pokemon Home - Every Pokemon You Can Transfer to Scarlet and Violet

Pokemon can officially be transferred from Scarlet and Violet to the Pokemon Home service. Here are all Pokemon that can be transferred.

pokemon-transfer-list-from-home-to-scarlet-and-violet-may-30-2023 1
These Are The Pokemon You Can Transfer from Pokemon Home to Scarlet and Violet

With the release of Pokemon Home's long-awaited 3.0 update, trainers can now transfer over a select list of Pokemon into Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

pokemon sword and shield statues discovery 1
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Players Find Neat Sonia Easter Egg

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet players discover a curious Easter egg that seems to reference Pokemon Sword and Shield's chronology.

paradox-meganium 1
Pokemon Fan Creates Paradox Form for Meganium

A Pokemon fan artist with a great talent for imagining new creatures designs incredible future and past Paradox forms for Meganium.

pokemon-scarlet-violet-shiny 1
Pokemon Fan Creates Alternate Shiny Versions of Paldean Pokemon

An artistic Pokemon fan puts their own spin on the shiny forms of some of the new critters introduced in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

Pokemon-Paradox-Octillery 1
Pokemon Fan Creates Paradox Form For Octillery

A creative artist who loves Pokemon designs an extraordinary Paradox form for Ocillery, giving the Water-type creature a brand new shape.

rarest pokemon in scarlet and violet feature image 1
Pokemon Scarlet And Violet: 8 Rarest Pokemon

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet is no stranger to rare Pokemon, in fact, these are the rarest and hardest Pokemon to find.

ph-sprigatito-and-liko-falling 1
Why Pokemon Scarlet and Violet's New Anime Character Could Suck the Air Out of the Room

As Pokemon Horizons, the Pokemon Scarlet and Violet anime, approaches Paldea, a character from the games is set to appear and may steal the spotlight.

Split screen of two characters from Pokemon Scarlet and Violet's DLC 1
How Pokemon Scarlet and Violet's DLC Can Avoid One Gen 8 Pitfall

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet's DLC has an intriguing opportunity, but it can't squander it by repeating the last generation's mistakes.

pokemon scarlet and violet character screenshot 1
Pokemon Home Scarlet and Violet Connectivity Gets New Release Date

The Pokemon Company shares the official release date of Pokemon Scarlet and Violet’s compatibility update with storage app Pokemon Home.

pokemon-scarlet-and-violet-1-3-1-update-notes 1
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Release Update 1.3.1

Just before the end of the month, Pokemon Scarlet and Violet release version update 1.3.1 to address some known issues with a specific feature.

pokemon-fairy-types-gardevoir-xerneas-tinkaton 1
Fairy Pokemon Tier List

Fairy may be the newest type to the Pokemon series, but the power and charm it boasts makes many of these critters quite popular with fans.

Penny on a plaza in Mesagoza 1
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet's Penny Has a Lot in Common with a Sword and Shield Character

Penny from Pokemon Scarlet and Violet originally hails from Galar, which may explain why she looks like one of the characters from that region.

pokemon-scarlet-and-violet-wishlist-jirachi 1
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Should Cross One Item Off Players' Wish List

There are many aspects from spin-off games that have yet to appear in a mainline entry, but Pokemon Scarlet and Violet could introduce a popular one.

Pokemon Terapagos DLC Anime 1
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet DLC's Terapagos Anime Theories Explained

Even without official news on Pokemon Scarlet and Violet's DLC, there are already several theories tying Terapagos to its new unnamed Pokemon.

pokemon-scarlet-violet-delphox-tera-raid-delay-when 1
Rumor: Next Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Raid Has Been Delayed

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet fans may have to wait longer than expected for the next Tera Raid based on some recently discovered information.

Cyclizar in battle; Palafin in Hero Form; Ting-Lu near its cave 1
Pokemon Scarlet & Violet: 8 Moves That Are Dominating The Competitive Meta

The following moves from Pokemon Scarlet & Violet are great for the competitive scene.

pokemon-dragon-types-garchomp-rayquaza-goodra 1
Dragon Pokemon Tier List

The Pokemon series is full of powerful creatures, but none are as fearsome as the Dragon type who have seen a massive growth in numbers since Gen 1.