→Trivia: HMs, field moves and Dowsing Machine are all not present in Gen VIII either. Moving it to "first generation to" instead.
* Generation VII is the only generation in which:
** [[Bicycle]]s do not appear.
** [[Legendary Pokémon]] and [[Mythical Pokémon]] that are part of an [[List of Pokémon by evolution family|evolutionary family]] were introduced.
** Brand new species of Pokémon are introduced in later games in the generation, and cannot be traded to the earlier games.
** Introduce a main female antagonist in the [[core series]], [[Lusamine]].
** Remake [[Generation I|a previous generation]] that had already been remade in [[Generation III|another previous generation]].
** Have its core series games released in every year of the generation in all territories.
** 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.