Furthermore spooky map makeover and more.
Pokémon Unite, like practically all live-support game titles at this spookiest time of the 12 months, is finding in on the Halloween action with a major new patch that will, among the other matters, insert the (not particularly spooky) squirrel-like Pokémon Greedent.
Greedent makes a temporary visual appearance in Pokémon Unite’s new Halloween Competition expose trailer, but particulars pertaining to its abilities are rather confined correct now. Instead, we’re typically dealing with to the spooky things, which includes a Halloween-y map makeover, replete with pumpkins and other seasonal trimmings.
Elsewhere in the trailer, for explanations presently unexplained, Pokémon are enthusiastically reworked into pumpkins – but the bulk of the video’s runtime its utilised to showcase the update’s new seasonally appropriate cosmetics.
Trainers, for occasion, can receive the likes of a jaunty Pikachu-shaped pumpkin mask, pointy witch hat, and confectionary packed pumpkin backpack, and there are Halloween-themed portrait decorations as well. As for the Pokémon by themselves, cosmetics teased involve a firefighter outfit for Blastoise and a knitted hat and scarf for Charizard.
Pokémon Unite’s Halloween Festival starts off this Wednesday, 20th October on Switch, iOS, and Android gadgets.