Pokémon Go - The new Pokémon Zacian and Zamazenta

As part of the 3rd and final Hyperbonus event, Pokémon GO players can look forward to new and extraordinary monsters. By using the joke Pokémon Hoopa throws out its rings, a spatial structure is created. This makes it possible for the first Pokémon of the 8th generation to appear on our mobile devices. So not only Raffel with its further development Schlaraffel and enter Wolly with its further development Zwollock, but also Legios our world. But that's not all! The highlight of the Hyperbonus event are definitely the two legendary Pokémon Zacian and Zamazentawho will enter our earth in their heroic warrior form. You can find out everything about these legendary monsters and the best way to catch them in this article.


Zacian and Zamazenta


The legendary Zacian

You probably know Zacian from the cover of the game Pokémon Sword. The large, four-legged fairy-type monster has existed since the 8th generation of games. His stature is largely reminiscent of that of a wolf. Its fur is predominantly blue, interrupted by some red, gold, light beige and black areas. On the sides and on its long, bushy tail, the fur is strikingly red in color.

The head of the Pokémon is adorned with a magnificent headdress. In addition, Zacian has wings, which, however, are often barely visible. When the monster unfolds its wings, you can see the golden color of the wings. The 3 pointed, black claws on his paws and his clear, piercing eyes are also particularly noticeable.



Zacian's change of form

Just like other legendary Pokémon, Zacian has neither an advance nor an advancement. However, the monster is able to change its form. All it has to do is carry the rusty sword. It can be in at the beginning of a fight change his form "King of the Sword".

Once Zacian takes this form, not only do its stats increase, but it also takes the form of steel. His Iron Skull attack is replaced by the powerful Gigantic Slash attack. So it can do even more damage to its opponents in battle.


Catch Zacian in Pokémon GO

As part of the 3rd Hyperbonus event, Zacian will appear on our earth for a short period of time. From August 20, 2021 to August 26, 2021 you have the chance to catch the legendary monster on your mobile device. The event starts and ends at 10:00 a.m.

Zacian will appear in his heroic warrior form in the raids. You will immediately see that the legendary monster is noticeably worn out. Even so, you shouldn't support it. To catch it, it makes sense to use poison-type and steel-type attacks. Zacian has a noticeable weakness against these attacks.


How strong is Zacian?

In his heroic warrior form, which it will appear in Pokémon GO, Zacian has solid attack stats. His defense values ​​are also fine. His weakness, however, is his stamina, which is only average. In its In the “King of the Sword” form, the monster, on the other hand, has significantly better values.

Zacian's maximum strength in the raid is given by gamepress as 2.188 WP. With a weather bonus, its strength can increase to 2.735 WP. As soon as you train the monster to level 50, it can have a maximum strength of 4.329 WP.

In the games Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, Zacian is able to learn many different attacks. However, it is not yet known which attacks it can learn in Pokémon GO. Here you have to wait until the hyperbonus event finally begins.


The legendary Zamazenta

The legendary Shield-type Pokémon Zamazenta is the counterpart to Zacian and adorns the cover of Pokémon Shield. Just like Zacian, it has existed since the 8th generation of games. In terms of appearance, too, it is very similar to Zacian's basic physique. Zamazenta is 2,9 meters tall and also moves on four legs.

In contrast to Zacian, however, his body covering is dark red. The red areas of his body may be covered by a hard tissue that protects zamazenta in battle. There are red, thorn-like appendages on his forehead and back.

The head of the monster is surrounded by dark blue fur. There is a bushy, blue, plait-like head on his head. The fur on its long tail is also blue. His paws are each provided with 4 impressive, black claws. There is also another claw-like appendage on each of its hind legs.



Zamazentas change of form

Just like Zacian, Zamazenta has no advance or further development. With the help of the rusty shield, however, it can change its shape. If you give him the shield, zamazenta expands his ruff and certain areas of his face. So the Pokémon can create an impressive, golden shield to better themselves

protection. This shield consists of individual plates that shield his neck, chest and flanks from attacks.

In this “King of the Shield” form, not only do zamazentas increase their stats, above it in addition, it also assumes the steel type. As with Zacian, his Iron Skull attack is replaced by the Giants Strike attack.


Catch Zamazenta in Pokémon GO

Right after Zacian appears on our earth, Zamazenta will visit our world. You can catch it from August 26, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. to September 01, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Zamazenta will also appear in the raids in its heroic warrior form, but in a noticeably worn-out state.

You have the best chance of catching it if you use psychological, flight and fairy-type attacks against the monster.


How strong is zamazenta?

According to gamepress, Zamazenta can be expected to be as strong as its counterpart Zacian. But here, too, you can only speculate about your exact moveset at the moment.

Zamazenta's maximum strength is also said to overtake that of Zacianare correct. In his “King of the Shield” form, however, his stats will improve significantly, especially his defensive stats. However, this form of Zamazenta, just like the “King of the Sword” form of Zacian, cannot be found in the gamebe pleasant.

Zamazenta and Zacian from Pokemon Sword and Shield

Zacian and Zamazenta in Pokémon GO

Starting August 20, you will have the exclusive opportunity to catch two legendary 8th generation Pokémon as part of the final Hyperbonus event in Pokémon GO. So get ready, train your Pokémon and expand your team with the two legendary monsters at the end of August!

To catch the Zacian and Zamazenta, ours is particularly suitable Pokemon Go Plus with convenient autocatch function.