If you’re playing Pokémon Sun and Moon or Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra chances are you’re going to love this news post. This June Nintendo and Gamefreak aren’t just giving a legendary Pokémon, it’s a shiny legendary Pokémon, Zygarde.

The Shiny Zygarde features a white and seafoam green color pattern instead of the black and green found in its original form. It’ll be available for free starting June 1st to the 22nd through the Nintendo Network.


  1. Open your Pokémon Sun, Pokémon Moon, Pokémon Ultra Sun, or Pokémon Ultra Moon game.
  2. Select Mystery Gift on the main menu.
  3. Select Receive Gift.
  4. Select Get via Internet, then Yes to connect to the internet.
  5. Watch as Shiny Zygarde arrives in your game!
  6. Speak to the delivery person in any Pokémon Center to receive your Shiny Zygarde.
  7. Be sure to save your game!

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon are now available for Nintendo 3DS.

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