Update #2 [Sun 6th Nov, 2022 15:15 GMT]: It’s official, the new Pokémon Gimmighoul has been revealed. This Ghost-type Pokémon hides in a treasure chest and carries a coin with it. You can now see it in Pokémon GO in his “Roaming Form” and he will also come to Pokémon Scarlet and Violet in his chest form. Check it out in the videos below:
Update [Sat 5th Nov, 2022 15:15 GMT]: This new Pokémon now appears in Pokemon GO. You’ll probably see it roaming the player circle when you sign up, but you can’t really catch it now. Poké Stops are also golden and you receive coins.
In addition, a mysterious chest has also gone live on the official Pokemon website. like you visit the websiteyou can view the chest with coins in it from several angles:
Original article [Sat 5th Nov, 2022 00:00 GMT]: Data miners have reportedly discovered a brand new Pokémon in Niantic’s popular mobile title Pokemon GO. What’s interesting about this discovery is that fans think they may have seen this “mysterious” creature before. Pokemon Scarlet and Violet trailer last month.
As emphasized by the Twitter account @poke_miners, a new Pokémon has presumably been added to the mobile game with the filename “pmMystery”. As further explained in the same tweet, the file is referred to as “pm1080” – possibly meaning the Pokémon’s number is 1080. So far there are only 3D items of this pocket monster.
Fans also did some digging and paired this same Pokémon with one in a Pokémon Scarlet and Violet 14-Minute Gameplay Overview Trailerwhich was released on October 6 last month.
If you can kind of Look, there’s definitely something similar behind the text in the video above. Pokémon Scalet and Violet launch later this month on November 18, so we probably won’t have to wait too long to find out what this new creature is if it’s the real deal.
You can see every Pokémon officially announced for the new generation in our guide below: