List of in-game event Pokémon (X and Y)

This is a list of Pokémon obtainable from events found in Pokémon X and Y. These specific instances of Pokémon can only be obtained once per game; however, some may also be obtained in other ways as well. In addition, some Pokémon, such as Rotom and Banette have a chance of being found in trash cans around the Kalos region on a weekly basis.

List of Pokémon

Kalos starter Pokémon

Once the player has reached Aquacorde Town and has chosen a nickname, Tierno presents the player with the choice of three starter Pokémon the player can choose from.

Chespin

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Chespin / Dex No. 650 Aquacorde Town Normal Tackle
Lv.5 Type Met at Lv. 5. Normal Leer
  Grass Unknown - Grass Vine Whip
Item - -- --
  None - Ability Overgrow
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Fennekin

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Fennekin / Dex No. 653 Aquacorde Town Normal Scratch
Lv.5 Type Met at Lv. 5. Normal Tail Whip
  Fire Unknown - Fire Ember
Item - -- --
  None - Ability Blaze
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Froakie

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Froakie / Dex No. 656 Aquacorde Town Normal Pound
Lv.5 Type Met at Lv. 5. Normal Growl
  Water Unknown - Water Bubble
Item - -- --
  None - Ability Torrent
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Kanto starter Pokémon

After Professor Sycamore is met in Lumiose City and defeated in battle, he will give the player a choice of one of the Kanto starter Pokémon to take with them on their journey. If the player's party is full, he or she will be prompted to send one of their party members to the PC to make room for the new Pokémon. Once the player has made their choice, they will receive a Mega Stone corresponding to their chosen Pokémon's final evolution.

Bulbasaur

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Bulbasaur / Dex No. 001 Lumiose City Normal Tackle
Lv.10 Type Met at Lv. 10. Normal Growl
  Grass Poison - Grass Leech Seed
Item - Grass Vine Whip
  None - Ability Overgrow
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Charmander

Players of X who pick Charmander will receive Charizardite X, while Y players will receive Charizardite Y.

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Charmander / Dex No. 004 Lumiose City Normal Scratch
Lv.10 Type Met at Lv. 10. Normal Growl
  Fire Unknown - Fire Ember
Item - Normal Smokescreen
  None - Ability Blaze
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Squirtle

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Squirtle / Dex No. 007 Lumiose City Normal Tackle
Lv.10 Type Met at Lv. 10. Normal Tail Whip
  Water Unknown - Water Water Gun
Item - Water Withdraw
  None - Ability Torrent
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Snorlax

This Snorlax is blocking the bridge on Route 7. After the Poké Flute is successfully borrowed from the owner of Parfum Palace, the Black Belt from Shabboneau Castle will play the flute, prompting the Snorlax to wake up and attack. If the player defeats Snorlax the first time they encounter it, it will reappear after the player enters the Hall of Fame.

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Snorlax / Dex No. 143 Route 7 Normal Tackle
Lv.15 Type Met at Lv. 15. Normal Defense Curl
  Normal Unknown - Psychic Amnesia
Item - Ghost Lick
  Sitrus Berry - Ability Thick Fat or Immunity
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Lucario

After Korrina is defeated at her gym, she will immediately invite the player to a rematch atop the Tower of Mastery. There, Korrina gives the player the Mega Ring. After the player has obtained the Mega Ring, the Lucario that showed affection to the player throughout the game will temporarily join their team and fight against the Successor's other Lucario. Both Lucario hold Lucarionite. After defeating or losing to Korrina, the player will have the option to officially add Lucario as one of their Pokémon. It has its IV's set as 6/25/16/25/19/31.

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Lucario / Dex No. 448 Tower of Mastery Fighting Power-Up Punch
Lv.32 Type Met at Lv. 32. Normal Swords Dance
  Fighting Steel - Steel Metal Sound
Item - Ground Bone Rush
  Lucarionite - Ability Steadfast
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Lapras

Upon reaching Route 12, the player may speak to a Trainer near the gate and he will tell a story about a Lapras that once saved his life. He will then offer it to the player, believing he or she will care for it better than he can. This Lapras appears on the overworld while Surfing. The Lapras has the IVs 31/20/20/20/20/20.

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Lapras / Dex No. 131 Route 12 Water Water Pulse
Lv.30 Type Met at Lv. 30. Normal Body Slam
  Water Ice - Water Rain Dance
Item - Normal Perish Song
  None - Ability Water Absorb
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Rotom

On Tuesdays, wild Rotom have a chance of being found in three of the five trash cans inside the Lost Hotel. On rare occasions, this Rotom will appear in one of its five alternate forms.

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Rotom Dex No. 479 Lost Hotel Normal Double Team
Lv.38 Type Met at Lv. 38. Electric Shock Wave
  Electric Ghost - Ghost Ominous Wind
Item - Normal Substitute
  None - Ability Levitate
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Banette

On Thursdays, wild Banette have a chance of being found in three of the five trash cans inside the Pokémon Village.

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Banette / Dex No. 354 Pokémon Village Ghost Shadow Ball
Lv.46-50 Type Met at Lv. 46-50. Dark Sucker Punch
  Ghost Unknown - Dark Embargo
Item - Dark Snatch
  None - Ability Insomnia or Frisk
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Xerneas and Yveltal

In the player's final confrontation with Team Flare at their secret headquarters in Geosenge Town, XerneasX or YveltalY will be awakened and attack the player. Similar to Reshiram and Zekrom in Black and White, the player must capture it to proceed to the final confrontation with Lysandre; If it is defeated, it will instantly respawn. If the player's party is full, the player will have the chance to send one of their Pokémon to the PC to make room for the Legendary Pokémon.

Xerneas

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Xerneas Dex No. 716 Team Flare Secret HQ Psychic Gravity
Lv.50 Type Met at Lv. 50. Fairy Geomancy
  Fairy Unknown - Fairy Moonblast
Item - Bug Megahorn
  None - Ability Fairy Aura
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Yveltal

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Yveltal Dex No. 717 Team Flare Secret HQ Dark Snarl
Lv.50 Type Met at Lv. 50. Flying Oblivion Wing
  Dark Flying - Normal Disable
Item - Dark Dark Pulse
  None - Ability Dark Aura
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Zygarde

After entering the Hall of Fame, the player may explore the deepest parts of Terminus Cave. At the end of the cave, the player will encounter Zygarde.

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Zygarde Dex No. 718 Terminus Cave Dark Crunch
Lv.70 Type Met at Lv. 70. Ground Earthquake
  Dragon Ground - Normal Camouflage
Item - Dragon Dragon Pulse
  None - Ability Aura Break
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Mewtwo

After the player enters the Hall of Fame, a man in the Pokémon Village who was blocking access to the Unknown Dungeon will disappear. Mewtwo rests inside, and will attack the player when interacted with. After capturing Mewtwo, the player will either receive Mewtwonite X or Mewtwonite Y, as corresponds to the game they are playing.

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Mewtwo Dex No. 150 Unknown Dungeon Normal Recover
Lv.70 Type Met at Lv. 70. Psychic Psychic
  Psychic Unknown - Psychic Barrier
Item - Fighting Aura Sphere
  None - Ability Pressure
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Legendary birds

After the player enters the Hall of Fame, one of the Legendary birds of Kanto will begin roaming around Kalos. The bird that appears depends on the starter Pokémon the player chose. Unlike previous roaming Pokémon, however, the bird will flee immediately after the player sends out a Pokémon, without giving the player a chance to issue a command. After the bird is encountered ten times, it will flee to the Sea Spirit's Den, where the player can challenge it normally.

Articuno

  If the player chose Chespin:

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Articuno Dex No. 144 Sea Spirit's Den Ice Ice Beam
Lv.70 Type Met at Lv. 70. Psychic Reflect
  Ice Flying - Ice Hail
Item - Flying Tailwind
  None - Ability Pressure
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Zapdos

  If the player chose Fennekin:

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Zapdos Dex No. 145 Sea Spirit's Den Psychic Agility
Lv.70 Type Met at Lv. 70. Electric Discharge
  Electric Flying - Water Rain Dance
Item - Psychic Light Screen
  None - Ability Pressure
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

Moltres

  If the player chose Froakie:

Pokémon Info Trainer Memo Pokémon Skills
  Moltres Dex No. 146 Sea Spirit's Den Normal Safeguard
Lv.70 Type Met at Lv. 70. Flying Air Slash
  Fire Flying - Fire Sunny Day
Item - Fire Heat Wave
  None - Ability Pressure
Its Poké Ball depends on the one used to catch it.
Can be obtained in: X Y OR AS Activation: In-game Event

See also


Event distributions
Generation I: JapaneseEuropean language
Generation II: JapaneseEuropean language
Generation III: JapaneseEnglishGermanSpanishFrenchItalian
Generation IV: Japanese (local | Wi-Fi) • English (local | Wi-Fi) • German (local | Wi-Fi)
Spanish (local | Wi-Fi) • French (local | Wi-Fi) • Italian (local | Wi-Fi) • Korean (local | Wi-Fi)
Trading (GTS)
Generation V: Japanese (local | Wi-Fi) • English (local | Wi-Fi) • German (local | Wi-Fi)
Spanish (local | Wi-Fi) • French (local | Wi-Fi) • Italian (local | Wi-Fi) • Korean (local | Wi-Fi)
Global Link promotions
Generation VI: Japanese region (Nintendo Network | serial code) • American region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
PAL region (Nintendo Network | serial code) • Korean region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
Taiwanese region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
LocalTrading
Generation VII: 3DS: Japanese region (Nintendo Network | serial code) • American region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
PAL region (Nintendo Network | serial code) • Korean region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
Taiwanese region (Nintendo Network | serial code)
Local
Switch: Serial code
Generation VIII: InternetSerial code
Specific events: Gather More Pokémon! Campaign
PCNY (Gen II | Gen III) • Trade and Battle DayJourney Across AmericaParty of the Decade
Special Pokémon from games
In-game: Gen IGen II • Gen III (RSFRLGEOrre) • Gen IV (DP ​• Pt ​• HGSS) • Gen V (BWB2W2)
Gen VI (XYORAS) • Gen VII (SMUSUMPE) • Gen VIII (SwShBDSPLA)
Gift PokémonWild Pokémon (Roaming Pokémon) • In-game trades (Hayley's trades)
Game-based: Gen IGen IIGen IIIGen IVGen VIGen VIIGen VIII
Other: Undistributed
Non-Pokémon event distributions
Gen IIIGen IVGen VGen VIGen VII (Game-based) • Gen VIII
Global Link
Other lists
Notable ID numbers (Gens I-IIIII onward) • Wonder Cards (Gen VGen VIGen VII) • Serial code prefixes