FANDOM


Mp-Icon Pikachu This page is the list of all Pokémon forms available in the game to be obtained in 2017 for the first time, ordered by release date, with counters for each region Pokédex.
Lists of Pokémon forms by year 20162017201820192020


By the start of 2017, the number of released forms was:

Total count 154/251 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 154/278 regular forms Unown shadow0/278 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
146/151
146/151
0/151
Johto Johto shadow
8/100
8/127
0/127


By the end of 2017, the number of released forms was:

Total count 324/386 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 349/426 regular forms Unown shadow14/423 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
150/151
150/151
4/151
Johto Johto shadow
98/100
123/127
1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow
76/135
76/148
9/145


In 2017, 170 new Pokémon species, 195 distinct regular forms and 14 shiny forms were made available to be obtained. The following medals became achievable for the first time:

  • Johto Silver Johto Silver and Gold Johto Gold.
  • Hoenn Bronze Hoenn Bronze and Silver Hoenn Silver.

The total number of Pokémon species and Pokémon distinct forms (regular and shiny) was updated according to the following events in 2017:

Hoenn shadow On October 20th, Hoenn-region Pokédex introduced 135 new Pokémon species, 148 distinct regular forms and 145 distinct shiny forms.
Total count /386 species Mp-Icon Pikachu /426 regular forms Unown shadow/423 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny


  • The difference between distinct regular and shiny forms numbers occurred due to 3 Castform non-normal forms that do not have shiny variants.

February 16th

Main release of Johto-region. 84 Pokémon species including 26 forms of Unown were released, one for each letter of the alphabet. Johto Silver Johto Silver and Gold Johto Gold medals became achievable for the first time.

Total count 238/251 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 263/278 regular forms Unown shadow0/278 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
146/151
146/151
0/151
Johto Johto shadow
92/100
117/127
0/127

March 24th

First shiny Pokémon Magikarp was released on Water Festival 2017.

Total count 238/251 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 263/278 regular forms Unown shadow2/278 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
146/151
146/151
2/151
Johto Johto shadow
92/100
117/127
0/127

July 22nd

Articuno and Lugia were released as Raid Bosses.

Total count 240/251 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 265/278 regular forms Unown shadow2/278 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
147/151
147/151
2/151
Johto Johto shadow
93/100
118/127
0/127


July 31st

Moltres was released as a Raid Boss.

Total count 241/251 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 266/278 regular forms Unown shadow2/278 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
148/151
148/151
2/151
Johto Johto shadow
93/100
118/127
0/127


August 7th

Zapdos was released as a Raid Boss.

Total count 242/251 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 267/278 regular forms Unown shadow2/278 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
149/151
149/151
2/151
Johto Johto shadow
93/100
118/127
0/127


August 9th

Shiny Pikachu family was released on Pokémon GO Park.

Total count 242/251 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 267/278 regular forms Unown shadow5/278 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
149/151
149/151
4/151
Johto Johto shadow
93/100
118/127
1/127

August 14th

Mewtwo was released as a Raid Boss.

Total count 243/251 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 268/278 regular forms Unown shadow5/278 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
150/151
150/151
4/151
Johto Johto shadow
93/100
118/127
1/127


August 31st

Raikou, Entei and Suicune were released as Raid Bosses. They were exclusive to following regions in the first month: Raikou could be battled throughout the Americas. Entei could be battled throughout Europe and Africa. Suicune could be battled throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

Total count 246/251 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 271/278 regular forms Unown shadow5/278 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
150/151
150/151
4/151
Johto Johto shadow
96/100
121/127
1/127
 

October 20th

Release of Hoenn-region Halloween-themed Pokémon on Halloween 2017. Shiny Sableye was released. Hoenn-region Pokédex introduced 135 new Pokémon species, 148 distinct regular forms and 145 distinct shiny forms. Hoenn Bronze Hoenn Bronze medal became achievable for the first time.

Total count 251/386 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 276/426 regular forms Unown shadow6/423 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
150/151
150/151
4/151
Johto Johto shadow
96/100
121/127
1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow
5/135
5/148
1/145

October 26th

Shiny form of Duskull was released on the seventh day of Halloween 2017.

Total count 251/386 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 276/426 regular forms Unown shadow8/423 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
150/151
150/151
4/151
Johto Johto shadow
96/100
121/127
1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow
5/135
5/148
3/145

October 31st

Shiny form of Shuppet was released on the twelfth day of Halloween 2017.

Total count 251/386 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 276/426 regular forms Unown shadow10/423 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
150/151
150/151
4/151
Johto Johto shadow
96/100
121/127
1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow
5/135
5/148
5/145

November 27th

Ho-Oh was released as a Raid Boss.

Total count 252/386 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 277/426 regular forms Unown shadow10/423 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
150/151
150/151
4/151
Johto Johto shadow
97/100
122/127
1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow
5/135
5/148
5/145

December 8th

Main release of Hoenn-region. Shiny Absol and Mawile were released. Johto Silver Hoenn Silver medal became achievable for the first time.

Total count 302/386 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 327/426 regular forms Unown shadow12/423 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
150/151
150/151
4/151
Johto Johto shadow
97/100
122/127
1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow
55/135
55/148
7/145

December 15th

Groudon was released as a Raid Boss.

Total count 303/386 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 328/426 regular forms Unown shadow12/423 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
150/151
150/151
4/151
Johto Johto shadow
97/100
122/127
1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow
56/135
56/148
7/145

December 21st

Release of Hoenn-region Aquatic-themed Pokémon on Holiday 2017. Delibird and shiny Snorunt were released.

Total count 324/386 species Mp-Icon Pikachu 349/426 regular forms Unown shadow14/423 shiny forms Mp-Icon Shiny
Button Previous
Kanto Kanto shadow
150/151
150/151
4/151
Johto Johto shadow
98/100
123/127
1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow
76/135
76/148
9/145
Lists of Pokémon forms by year 20162017201820192020
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.