Now that Pokemon Go Gen 5 is well underway, we thought we’d take a look at the Pokemon Go Gen 5 legendaries list. There are 9 new legendary Pokemon making their way to Gen 5.
The new legendaries are split into three groups. There’s the Swords of Justice, Forces of Nature, and Tao Trio. Continue reading to find out more!
|Cobalion||Swords of Justice|
|Terrakion||Swords of Justice|
|Virizion||Swords of Justice|
|Tornadus||Forces of Nature|
|Thundurus||Forces of Nature|
|Landorus||Forces of Nature|
Swords of Justice Legendaries
The first group of legendary Pokemon are Swords of Justice. According to Bulbapedia, the Japanese translation (聖剣士) of Swords of Justice is Sacred Swordsman.
They are a group of Pokémon that travel the world, protecting Pokémon and humans alike. They train Keldeo on how to use Secret Sword so it can become one of them.
Cobalion: Fight/Steel type legendary Pokemon. Fast moves include Metal Claw and Zen Headbutt. You can earn Cobalion candy by walking 20km with Cobalion on Pokemon Go.
Terrakion: Legendary Terrakion is a fight/Rock type Pokemon. Fast moves include Smack down and Zen Headbutt. Terrakion’s max CP is 3698.
Virizion: Virizion is a fight/grass type legendary in Pokemon Go. Virizion has a max CP of 3022 and is vulnerable to flying type moves.
Forces of Nature Legendaries
The Forces of Nature each have an incarnate form. However, they are known by Pokemon fans as the kami trio, cloud trio, or Legendary genies.
Tornadus: As the name suggests, legendary Pokemon Tornadus is a flying type. It’s fast moves are Bite and Air Slash. Tornadus has a max CP of 3215. It’s vulnerable to electric, ice and rock type moves.
Thundurus: Thundurus is a legendary Pokemon. It’s a flying/electric type Pokemon with a max CP of 3659. Astonish will get a +1 on damage in foggy conditions and Thunder Shock a +1 damage in wet conditions.
Landorus: Landorus is a flying/rock type legendary. With a hefty weight of 68kg, Landorus has a max CP of 3922. Landorus is especially vulnerable to ice and water type moves.
Tao Trio Legendaries
The Tao Trio (also known as Tao dragon trio and energy trio) group of Pokemon in Pokemon Go are dragon type legendary Pokemon. Reshiram represents the yang, Zekrom represents the yin, and Kyurem represents the concept of wuji.
Zekrom: Zekrom is a legendary dragon/electric type Pokemon. Furthermore, he weighs a huge 345kg and has Dragon Breath and Charge Beam as it’s fast moves. Zekrom has a max CP of 4038.
Reshiram: Reshiram is another legendary dragon type. It is also a fire type with the fast moves Dragon Breath and Fire Fang. Reshiram’s max CP is the same as Zekrom of 4038.
Kyurem: Kyurem is a legendary dragon/ice type. It has a max CP of 3575 and a weight of 235kg. Although the smallest out of the Tao Trio, it still packs a punch with Dragon Breath and Steel Wing fast moves.