** A new [[Gym Leader]].
* Generation VII introduced the most [[Legendary Pokémon]], with eleven.
* Generation VII includes the most amount of core series games, having a total of six; this surpasses the previous record of five held by [[Generation III|Generations III]] and IV.
* Generation VII is the first generation to
remake [[Generation I|a previous generation]] that has already been remade in [[Generation III|another previous generation]].
Generation VII is the first generation in which core series games were released in every year of the generation in all territories.
VII is the first generation to have aesthetic differences appear on the startup and title screens due to in -game actions, being the chosen gender of the mascot Pokémon and their current outfit.
Generation VII is the first generation in which a core series game does not include every Pokémon introduced in previous generations, as of Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee!.