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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 201620172018201920202021
Statistics
By the start of 2017, the number of released forms was:
Total count 154/251 species Species.png 154/278 regular forms Regular Forms.png 0/278 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
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Kanto Kanto shadow.png 146/151 146/151 0/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 8/100 8/127 0/127
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:
  • Silver caption and Gold caption Johto Medals.
  • Bronze caption and Silver caption Hoenn Medals.
The total number of Pokémon species and Pokémon distinct forms (regular and shiny) was updated according to the following events in 2017:
  • On October 20th, Hoenn-region Pokédex introduced 135 new Pokémon species, 148 distinct regular forms and 145 distinct shiny forms.
Total count 386 species Species.png 426 regular forms Regular Forms.png 423 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
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Kanto Kanto shadow.png 151 151 151
Johto Johto shadow.png 100 127 127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow.png 135 148 145
  • The difference between distinct regular and shiny forms numbers occurred due to 3 Castform non-normal forms that do not have shiny variants.
By the end of 2017, the number of released forms was:
Total count 324/386 species Species.png 349/426 regular forms Regular Forms.png 14/423 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
Button Previous.png
Kanto Kanto shadow.png 150/151 150/151 4/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 98/100 123/127 1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow.png 76/135 76/148 9/145

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 caption and Gold caption medals became achievable for the first time.

Total count 238/251 species Species.png 263/278 regular forms Regular Forms.png 0/278 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
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Kanto Kanto shadow.png 146/151 146/151 0/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 92/100 117/127 0/127

Bayleef
#153
Grass
Quilava
#156
Fire
Sentret
#161
Normal
Furret
#162
Normal
Hoothoot
#163
Normal   Flying
Noctowl
#164
Normal   Flying
Ledyba
#165
Bug   Flying
Ledian
#166
Bug   Flying
Spinarak
#167
Bug   Poison
Ariados
#168
Bug   Poison
Crobat
#169
Poison   Flying
Chinchou
#170
Water   Electric
Lanturn
#171
Water   Electric
Natu
#177
Psychic   Flying
Xatu
#178
Psychic   Flying
Mareep
#179
Electric
Flaaffy
#180
Electric
Marill
#183
Water   Fairy
Azumarill
#184
Water   Fairy
Hoppip
#187
Grass   Flying
Skiploom
#188
Grass   Flying
Jumpluff
#189
Grass   Flying
Aipom
#190
Normal
Sunkern
#191
Grass
Yanma
#193
Bug   Flying
Wooper
#194
Water   Ground
Quagsire
#195
Water   Ground
Espeon
#196
Psychic
Umbreon
#197
Dark
Murkrow
#198
Dark   Flying
Slowking
#199
Water   Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Unown
#201
Psychic
Girafarig
#203
Normal   Psychic
Pineco
#204
Bug
Forretress
#205
Bug   Steel
Gligar
#207
Ground   Flying
Steelix
#208
Steel   Ground
Qwilfish
#211
Water   Poison
Scizor
#212
Bug   Steel
Shuckle
#213
Bug   Rock
Heracross
#214
Bug   Fighting
Sneasel
#215
Dark   Ice
Slugma
#218
Fire
Magcargo
#219
Fire   Rock
Swinub
#220
Ice   Ground
Piloswine
#221
Ice   Ground
Corsola
#222
Water   Rock
Mantine
#226
Water   Flying
Skarmory
#227
Steel   Flying
Houndour
#228
Dark   Fire
Houndoom
#229
Dark   Fire
Kingdra
#230
Water   Dragon
Phanpy
#231
Ground
Donphan
#232
Ground
Tyrogue
#236
Fighting
Miltank
#241
Normal
Blissey
#242
Normal
Larvitar
#246
Rock   Ground
Pupitar
#247
Rock   Ground
Tyranitar
#248
Rock   Dark

March 24th

First shiny Pokémon Magikarp was released on Water Festival 2017.

Total count 238/251 species Species.png 263/278 regular forms Regular Forms.png 2/278 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
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Kanto Kanto shadow.png 146/151 146/151 2/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 92/100 117/127 0/127

Gyarados
#130
Water   Flying


July 22nd

Articuno and Lugia were released as Raid Bosses on Pokémon GO Fest 2017

Total count 240/251 species Species.png 265/278 regular forms Regular Forms.png 2/278 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
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Kanto Kanto shadow.png 147/151 147/151 2/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 93/100 118/127 0/127

Articuno
#144
Ice   Flying
Lugia
#249
Psychic   Flying

July 31st

Moltres was released as a Raid Boss.

Total count 241/251 species Species.png 266/278 regular forms Regular Forms.png 2/278 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
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Kanto Kanto shadow.png 148/151 148/151 2/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 93/100 118/127 0/127

Moltres
#146
Fire   Flying


August 7th

Zapdos was released as a Raid Boss.

Total count 242/251 species Species.png 267/278 regular forms Regular Forms.png 2/278 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
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Kanto Kanto shadow.png 149/151 149/151 2/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 93/100 118/127 0/127

Zapdos
#145
Electric   Flying


August 9th

Shiny Pikachu family was released on Pokémon GO Park.

Total count 242/251 species Species.png 267/278 regular forms Regular Forms.png 5/278 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
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Kanto Kanto shadow.png 149/151 149/151 4/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 93/100 118/127 1/127

Pichu
#172
Electric
Pikachu
#025
Electric
Raichu
#026
Electric


August 14th

Mewtwo was released as a Raid Boss on Pokémon GO Stadium.

Total count 243/251 species Species.png 268/278 regular forms Regular Forms.png 5/278 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
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Kanto Kanto shadow.png 150/151 150/151 4/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 93/100 118/127 1/127

Mewtwo
#150
Psychic

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 Species.png 271/278 regular forms Regular Forms.png 5/278 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
Button Previous.png
Kanto Kanto shadow.png 150/151 150/151 4/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 96/100 121/127 1/127

Raikou
#243
Electric
Entei
#244
Fire
Suicune
#245
Water

 

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 caption medal became achievable for the first time.

Total count 251/386 species Species.png 276/426 regular forms Regular Forms.png 6/423 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
Button Previous.png
Kanto Kanto shadow.png 150/151 150/151 4/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 96/100 121/127 1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow.png 5/135 5/148 1/145

Sableye
#302
Dark   Ghost
Shuppet
#353
Ghost
Banette
#354
Ghost
Duskull
#355
Ghost

Sableye
#302
Dark   Ghost

October 26th

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

Total count 251/386 species Species.png 276/426 regular forms Regular Forms.png 8/423 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
Button Previous.png
Kanto Kanto shadow.png 150/151 150/151 4/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 96/100 121/127 1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow.png 5/135 5/148 3/145

Duskull
#355
Ghost

October 31st

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

Total count 251/386 species Species.png 276/426 regular forms Regular Forms.png 10/423 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
Button Previous.png
Kanto Kanto shadow.png 150/151 150/151 4/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 96/100 121/127 1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow.png 5/135 5/148 5/145

Shuppet
#353
Ghost
Banette
#354
Ghost

November 27th

Ho-Oh was released as a Raid Boss.

Total count 252/386 species Species.png 277/426 regular forms Regular Forms.png 10/423 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
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Kanto Kanto shadow.png 150/151 150/151 4/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 97/100 122/127 1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow.png 5/135 5/148 5/145

Ho-Oh
#250
Fire   Flying

December 8th

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

Total count 302/386 species Species.png 327/426 regular forms Regular Forms.png 12/423 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
Button Previous.png
Kanto Kanto shadow.png 150/151 150/151 4/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 97/100 122/127 1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow.png 55/135 55/148 7/145

Treecko
#252
Grass
Grovyle
#253
Grass
Torchic
#255
Fire
Combusken
#256
Fire   Fighting
Blaziken
#257
Fire   Fighting
Mudkip
#258
Water
Marshtomp
#259
Water   Ground
Swampert
#260
Water   Ground
Linoone
#264
Normal
Wurmple
#265
Bug
Silcoon
#266
Bug
Beautifly
#267
Bug   Flying
Cascoon
#268
Bug
Dustox
#269
Bug   Poison
Seedot
#273
Grass
Nuzleaf
#274
Grass   Dark
Shiftry
#275
Grass   Dark
Ralts
#280
Psychic   Fairy
Kirlia
#281
Psychic   Fairy
Gardevoir
#282
Psychic   Fairy
Breloom
#286
Grass   Fighting
Slakoth
#287
Normal
Slaking
#289
Normal
Azurill
#298
Normal   Fairy
Skitty
#300
Normal
Mawile
#303
Steel   Fairy
Meditite
#307
Fighting   Psychic
Medicham
#308
Fighting   Psychic
Plusle
#311
Electric
Minun
#312
Electric
Roselia
#315
Grass   Poison
Gulpin
#316
Poison
Swalot
#317
Poison
Spoink
#325
Psychic
Grumpig
#326
Psychic
Seviper
#336
Poison
Absol
#359
Dark
Wynaut
#360
Psychic

Mawile
#303
Steel   Fairy
Absol
#359
Dark

December 15th

Groudon was released as a Raid Boss.

Total count 303/386 species Species.png 328/426 regular forms Regular Forms.png 12/423 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
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Kanto Kanto shadow.png 150/151 150/151 4/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 97/100 122/127 1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow.png 56/135 56/148 7/145

Groudon
#383
Ground

December 21st

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

Total count 324/386 species Species.png 349/426 regular forms Regular Forms.png 14/423 shiny forms Shiny Forms.png
Button Previous.png
Kanto Kanto shadow.png 150/151 150/151 4/151
Johto Johto shadow.png 98/100 123/127 1/127
Hoenn Hoenn shadow.png 76/135 76/148 9/145

Delibird
#225
Ice   Flying
Lotad
#270
Water   Grass
Lombre
#271
Water   Grass
Ludicolo
#272
Water   Grass
Carvanha
#318
Water   Dark
Sharpedo
#319
Water   Dark
Wailmer
#320
Water
Wailord
#321
Water
Barboach
#339
Water   Ground
Whiscash
#340
Water   Ground
Crawdaunt
#342
Water   Dark
Feebas
#349
Water
Milotic
#350
Water
Snorunt
#361
Ice
Glalie
#362
Ice
Spheal
#363
Ice   Water
Sealeo
#364
Ice   Water
Walrein
#365
Ice   Water
Relicanth
#369
Water   Rock
Luvdisc
#370
Water

Snorunt
#361
Ice
Glalie
#362
Ice

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