Pokémon Unite's roster is expanding to include Gardevoir starting today

Gardevoir Pokemon Unite
Gardevoir Pokemon Unite (Image credit: The Pokémon Company)

What you need to know

  • Pokémon Unite is a competitive MOBA game that's available on the Nintendo Switch.
  • The game features a variety of playable Pokémon characters, each with their own characteristics.
  • The psychic and fairy type Pokémon Gardevoir will be available to play as of today.

Pokémon Unite is a free-to-play MOBA game where players go up against each other in teams of five. Players who have been enjoying the game over the last few days will be pleased to hear that Gardevoir is joining the player roster starting from today, July 28 2021. The official Pokémon Unite Twitter account posted a tweet showcasing the Pokémon's stats.

The game has been incredibly popular since its release, with Pokémon fans being excited for a new MOBA experience to play with their friends on the Nintendo Switch. Gardevoir is both a psychic and fairy type Pokémon, with moves such as Psyshock and Moonblast in its arsenal. Its Unite Move, Fairy Singularity, is particularly useful at level 10. As a team member, Gardevoir players focus on offense, with the cons being that its mobility, endurance and support stats being lower.

Have you tried your hand at Pokémon Unite? If you're on the fence, the game is free on the Nintendo Switch eShop, so don't be afraid to check it out. Feel free to let us know about your experience in the comments!

Nadine Dornieden

Nadine is a freelance writer for iMore with a specialty in all things Nintendo, often working on news, guides, reviews, and editorials. She's been a huge Nintendo fan ever since she got to pet her very own Nintendog, and enjoys looking at Nintendo's place in the video game industry. Writing is her passion, but she mostly does it so that she can pay off her ever-growing debt to Tom Nook. Her favorite genres are simulation games, rhythm games, visual novels, and platformers. You can find her at @stopthenadness on Twitter, where she'll more than likely be reposting cute Animal Crossing content.