Achamo was the first 6th generation event Pokémon to be distributed worldwide via the Nintendo Network.
Press Release - North America
In what could be described as an Evolution beyond all Evolutions, Mega Evolution is a new, awe-inspiring transformation certain Pokémon can undergo during battle in the highly anticipated Pokémon X and Pokémon Y video games. Pokémon that Mega Evolve will tap into hidden reserves of strength and power that have never been realized in their regular Evolutions, giving players battling with a Mega-Evolved Pokémon a dominant advantage. Mega Evolutions will revolutionize Pokémon battles and usher in a new Pokémon transformation never before seen in the Pokémon world.
Pokémon like Mega Mewtwo and Mega Lucario will harness the power of Mega Evolution in battle and will see their looks change and stats increase, giving Trainers a great advantage against their opponents. Some Pokémon that Mega Evolve may even change their Ability or type while in battle. Only certain Pokémon, under certain conditions, can Mega Evolve, and unlike regular Evolution, Mega Evolution only occurs during battle–once the battle ends, the Mega-Evolved Pokémon will return to its usual state. One crucial element to undergoing Mega Evolution is a particular kind of item called a Mega Stone. Mega Stones are special stones that exist for all Pokémon that can Mega Evolve, each named after the Pokémon to which it grants power. For instance, the Lucarionite Mega Stone will help Lucario Mega Evolve. Mega Stones are hidden throughout the Kalos region, and players must find them to unlock the incredible power of Mega Evolution.
One Mega Stone, Blazikenite, will not be found during normal gameplay in Pokémon X or Pokémon Y. Players of the new titles will need to participate in a special limited-time Wi-Fi distribution event via Nintendo Network to get a Torchic holding a Blazikenite Mega Stone. This is how players can receive the Blazikenite Mega Stone when the new titles launch. The character distribution begins October 12th, the same day Pokémon X and Pokémon Y launches worldwide for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, and this distribution event will only last for a short period of time. Players will need to evolve the Torchic they receive via the distribution into Combusken and finally into Blaziken in order to harness the power of this Mega Stone and Mega Evolve Blaziken into Mega Blaziken.
The Torchic received in this distribution also has the Hidden Ability Speed Boost, a very powerful Ability that increases a Pokémon’s Speed at the end of every turn. This limited-time character distribution event allows players to get a Torchic with Speed Boost, which becomes incredibly effective once they Mega Evolve Blaziken into Mega Blaziken.
Pokémon Korea Website News Article
2013년 10월 12일(토)부터 2014년 1월 15일(수)까지 기간한정으로 「포켓몬스터 X·Y」에 메가진화를 하기 위해 필요한 메가스톤 「번치코나이트」를 지닌 아차모를 인터넷을 통해 선물!
선물하는 아차모는 숨겨진 특성 「가속」을 가지고 있는, 일반적인 플레이로는 만날 수 없는 매우 희귀한 포켓몬이다!
「가속」은 턴이 끝날 때마다 스피드가 높아지는 매우 강력한 특성으로, 눈 깜짝할 새에 스피드가 압도적으로 빨라진다! 게다가 아차모가 메가번치코로 메가진화하면 높은 공격력까지 더해져 배틀에서 더욱 강력해진다!
선물 받은 아차모를 메가번치코로 메가진화시켜 배틀에서 압도적인 파워로 활약시키자!