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Pokemon X and Y: Mega Charizard X revealed, first trailer

Charizard gets a second Mega Evolution

The Pokemon Company has revealed that Charizard will have a second Mega Evolution that's exclusive to Pokemon X.

Just like Mega Mewtwo - who has separate Mega Evolutions for Pokemon X and Pokemon Y - Charizard will have two evolutions. The evolution that was announced today is called Mega Charizard X. Mega Charizard Y will appear in Pokemon Y

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Mega Charizard X was revealed during Pokemon Origins, the first episode of which aired in Japan today.

Charizard can Mega Evolve into either Mega Charizard X or Mega Charizard Y, depending on which Mega Stone it holds - Charizardite X or Charizardite Y. When Charizard Mega Evolves into Mega Charizard X, its body turns black and its flames burn blue with increased heat. It also changes types when it Mega Evolves, changing from a Fire/Flying-type Pokemon to a Fire/Dragon-type Pokemon

Mega Charizard X's Attack increases significantly, and its Ability changes to Tough Claws, which raises the power of moves that make direct contact. This Ability comes in handy when Mega Charizard X uses the Dragon-type move Dragon Tail, which does damage and can force an opposing Pokemon to switch out during battle.

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