'Pokémon Sun And Moon' Guide: Special Evolution Conditions For Eevee, Steenee, Alolan Vulpix, And More
Evolution is a staple feature in every Pokémon game, and if you are a seasoned Pokémon trainer, you should already know that there are a few Pokémon that need certain conditions to evolve.
The latest installment to the Pokémon series, "Pokémon Sun and Moon," also has its fair share of special evolutions. Here are all the special evolution requirements for some Pokémon, like the Alolan Vulpix, Steenee and more.
Let's start with our favorite special evolution Pokémon since Generation One, Eevee.
Eevee Evolutions In "Pokémon Sun and Moon"
Continuing the tradition from previous generations, Here are Eevee's special evolution conditions in "Pokémon Sun and Moon."
Jolteon - Thunder Stone
Flareon - Fire Stone
Vaporeon - Water Stone
Espeon - Raise its Happiness Level
Umbreon - Evolve Eevee at night
Sylveon - Give Eevee a fairy move, such as Baby-Doll Eyes or Charm, and increase its happiness level
Glaceon - Head to Mount Lanakila with your Eevee and interact with the Icy Stone found there. After that, level up Eevee near the Icy Stone until it evolves into Glaceon.
Leafeon - Bring your Eevee to Lush Jungle and look for the Moss Stone. Same as Glaceon, level up your Eevee near the stone until it evolves into Leafeon.
Like Espeon and Sylveon, other Pokémon will also evolve based on their happiness level. Null, Pichu and Meowth evolve by increasing their happiness as well.
Location Based Evolutions
There are some Pokémon who will evolve depending on the location. Check them out below.
Magnezone - Level up Magneton while in Vast Poni Canyon
Probopass - Level up Nosepasswhile in Vast Poni Canyon
Vikavolt - Level up Charjabug while in Vast Poni Canyon
Crabominable - Level up Crabrawler while on Mt. Lakanila
New Evolution Stone
"Pokémon Sun and Moon" introduces a new stone called the Ice Stone, which will be used to evolve special Alolan forms of Sandshrew and Vulpix into Alolan Sandslash and Ninetales, respectively.
Time Based Evolutions
There are some who will only evolve into a certain Pokémon depending on the time of day.
Evolves at Night
Raticate - Level 20 Rattata
Marowak - Level 28 Cubone
Lycanroc - Level 25 Rockruff (in "Pokémon Moon")
Lurantis - Level 20 Fomantis
Evolves During The Day
Gumshoos - Level 20 Yungoos
Lycanroc - Level 25 Rockruff (in "Pokémon Sun")
Other Special Evolutions
Salazzle - Evolves from Level 33 Salandit (female only)
Tsareena - Level up from Steenee with the Stomp move
Stay tuned for more "Pokémon Sun and Moon" guides.