Pokémon Unite’s latest update is called “New Sheriff in Town” and it is available to players now. Beat the latest Pokémon MOBA battle to unlock Wild West-themed bonuses, including new outfits for your trainer and Holowear that puts your Zeraora in a studded cowboy hat or Dragonite in an apron lovely workers.
The developers showcased the event with an in-game clip that shows Zeraora dashing through a quiet, deserted town. High-class battle pass Pokémon Unite costs 490 Aeos, or about $7.99. Holowear imbues Zeraora’s attacks with a Western flair – as you defeat enemies, wanted posters pop up.
The new season also brings a sheriff event that allows players to collect badges and exchange them for rewards. Among the Western-themed items is the “excavate-style” Machamp that gives active combat leather hats and a hard hat. The first set of login bonuses tied to this event will run from January 31 to February 13.
Pokémon Unite is a free-to-play competitive arena game by The Pokémon Company and TiMi Studios. It launched in July 2020 on Nintendo Switch and has since received numerous updates adding other cool skins, including one for dapper Blastoiseand a Gengar cosmonaut. More recently, The Pokémon Company released a new main game, Pokémon: Legends Arceus.