Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Introduces Team Galactic

Team Galactic arrives!

The Pokemon Company and Nintendo have recently revealed new details about the upcoming Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl featuring the mysterious Team Galactic.

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl New Trailer

The new trailer features tons of new information including this new mysterious group called Team Galactic. Trainers will be crossing paths with this group frequently and will have to do battle with their strong Pokemon.

Team Galactic Members

Cyrus and Weavile

Cyrus is a very charismatic figure who is in control of Team Galactic. He behaves and talks in a calm and logical demeanor, and hates emotion and the human mind. He finds them defective. He uses the Pokemon Weavile.

Mars and Purugly

The strong-willed commander Mars has sworn her unwavering loyalty to Cyrus and is part of Team Galactic. She hates to lose and passionate for Pokemon that sometimes it inspires powerful emotional outburst. Her Pokemon partner is Purugly.

Jupiter and Skuntank

Jupiter is another member of Team Galactic and has a mysterious air about her. She is skilled at Pokemon battles and also would do anything to achieve her goals, even if she would need to steal other people’s Pokemon. Her partner is Skuntank.

Saturn and Toxicroak

Last on the list is Saturn, a commander of Team Galactic. He usually doubts Cyrus’ plans, but he carries out his orders faithfully for the team. He is partnered with Toxicroak.

Gym Leaders Revealed

Two gym leaders have been revealed as well, which are Candice and Volkner. The former is a gym leader of the Snowpoint City Gym and uses Ice-type Pokemon with Abomasnow as her partner. She is known as the Diamond Dust Girl. Volkner is the gym leader of Sunyshore City Gym and uses Electric-type Pokemon with Luxray as the leader of the team. He is known to be the strongest Gym Leader in the Sinnoh region.

The Three Legendary Pokemon

There are three legendary Pokemon that appear in the Sinnoh region. These are the Pokemon Uxie, Mesprit and Azelf. Uxie is the Being of Knowledge, Mesprit is the Being of Emotion, and Azelf is the Being of Willpower.

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl will launch on November 19, 2021 exclusively on Nintendo Switch.

Source: Press Release