Special codes for Yveltal and Xerneas are now being given out at GameStop stores throughout the U.S. until Sunday, May 27, for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and Pokémon Sun & Moon players. The same distribution event is currently taking place in the following regions at the respective locations:
- Canada at EB Games from May 4 to May 27
- UK and Spain at GAME from May 4 to May 26
- France at Micromania from May 4 to May 26
- Ireland, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Finland and Italy at GameStop from May 4 to May 26
- Australia at EB Games from May 4 to May 26
- The Netherlands and Belgium at Game Mania from May 4 to May 26
Yveltal is exclusive to Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Sun, while Xerneas is exclusive to Pokémon Ultra Moon and Pokémon Moon. This is the fourth Legendary Pokémon distribution event as part of the ongoing Year of Legendary Pokémon celebration. In Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, Xerneas and Yveltal are Level 100 Pokémon with a Gold Bottle Cap. In the original Pokémon Sun and Moon they are Level 60 Pokémon. For a complete breakdown of all the differences, click here.
- Open your Pokémon Sun, Pokémon Moon, Pokémon Ultra Sun, or Pokémon Ultra Moon game.
- Select Mystery Gift on the main menu.
- Select Receive Gift.
- Select Get with Code/Password, then Yes, then Yes again to connect to the internet.
Enter your code.
- Watch as you receive your Pokémon!
- Resume the game, make sure you have an empty space in your party, and speak to the delivery person in any Pokémon Center to receive your Pokémon!
- Be sure to save your game!