a role-playing game developed by Game Freak. Pokemon X/Y are the first games released for the 6th generation of Pokémon. Players take on the role of trainers: travelling through the Kalos region they catch and train Pokémon to compete in the Pokemon League and thwart the schemes of the nefarious criminal organization Team Flare. Use this tag for questions about Pokémon X/Y specifically.

The first main series games for the 3DS and the first Pokémon versions of the sixth generation

X and Y take place in the Kalos region of the franchise's fictional universe. This region is based on the real-life country of France. The games introduce 69 new Pokemon and the Mega Evolution mechanic.

The player chooses either a Chespin, Fennekin, or Froakie as their starter Pokémon from Professor Sycamore.

General Information

  • Release date: October 2013
  • Developer: Game Freak
  • Publisher: Nintendo, The Pokémon Company
  • Platform:


Related Tags

For questions relating to the overall series of Pokémon games, use the Pokemon tag. Use the generation tag for game mechanics questions not specific to Pokémon X/Y

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