The upcoming Pokemon Scarlet and Violet DLC will introduce two new legendaries, Ogerpon and Terapagos, and there is already a variety of love for the latter.
Announced earlier this week throughout the February Pokemon Presents, Pokemon Scarlet and Violet is getting a two-part DLC known as The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero. Part one, The Teal Mask, will introduce the legendary Pokemon Ogerpon while half two, The Indigo Disk, will add Terapagos.
Getting new Pokemon so as to add to our Pokedex is at all times thrilling, however there appears to be a variety of curiosity surrounding Terapagos specifically. It’s not onerous to see why although, the turtle-like creature sports activities a shocking shade scheme made up of blues, yellows, pinks, and extra – plus they have a variety of gemstone-like qualities. Simply put, it is a fairly Pokemon.
There’s additionally theories that it may have been hiding in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet in plain sight, as identified by @Mootmonthly (opens in new tab) on Twitter, Terapagos does bear a resemblance to Paldea’s map from above. Chatter about what impressed Terapagos’ design has additionally been doing the rounds on-line, with some followers theorizing that it may have been impressed by the Indigenous Canadian story of Turtle Island (opens in new tab), and others suggesting it might be linked to the Japanese Momotarō people story.
Terapagos additionally has followers on Reddit (opens in new tab), who’ve made themselves recognized within the feedback of a put up sharing particulars in regards to the upcoming DLC. “I didn’t expect the Disk Legendary to be so… cute,” one consumer mentioned, it appears the sensation is mutual as one other mentioned: “I expected them to look so eldritch that they would make Eternatus (gen 8 Legendary) look normal.”
Unfortunately, we have a little bit of a wait earlier than we get to see Terapagos within the digital flesh. The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero DLC is not attributable to roll out for Pokemon Scarlet and Violet till in the direction of the tip of the 12 months, with The Teal Mask set to launch in “Fall” 2023 and The Indigo Disk (the half that can introduce Terapagos) not due till “Winter” 2023.
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