Pokemon Scarlet and Violet DLC: Each of the returning Pokemon

Familiar Pokemon are coming to Gen IX.

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet are getting two waves of DLC. The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero expansion releases in 2023, bringing new stories and Pokemon to discover. While fresh faces are the highlights here, some familiar faces will join in on the fun with these updates. Find out which Pokemon make a return alongside these DLC updates.

Related: How to unlock more outfits in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

Returning Pokemon in Scarlet and Violet DLC

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet DLC Returning Pokemon
Image via The Pokémon Company

To see all the confirmed returning Pokemon coming to Scarlet and Violet with each wave of DLC, check the tables below. We’ll update this list with more information as we receive it. Pokemon listed here are shown in the order they saw announcements.

Updated August 22, 2023

Part 1: The Teal Mask

PokemonType
Pokemon Chingling psychic
Chingling
Psychic
Pokemon chimecho
Chimecho
Psychic
Pokemon Scarlet and violet feebas
Feebas
Water
Pokemon milotic
Milotic
Water
Pokemon Scarlet violet grubbin
Grubbin
Bug
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet charjabug
Charjabug
Bug/Electric
Pokemon vikavolt bug electric
Vikavolt
Bug/Electric
seedot pokemon
Seedot
Grass
Pokemon nuzleaf grass dark
Nuzleaf
Grass/Dark
Pokemon shiftry
Shiftry
Grass/Dark
Pokemon yanma bug flying
Yanma
Bug/Flying
Pokemon yanmega
Yanmega
Bug/Flying
Pokemon vulpix fire
Vulpix (Kanto)
Fire
Pokemon Alolan vulpix ice
Vulpix (Alolan)
Ice
Pokemon ninetales fire
Ninetales (Kanto)
Fire
Pokemon ice fairy
Ninetales (Alolan)
Ice/Fairy
Pokemon sentret
Sentret
Normal
Pokemon hoothoot
Hoothoot
Normal/Flying
Pokemon noctowl
Noctowl
Normal/Flying
Pokemon gligar
Gligar
Ground/Flying
Pokemon gliscor
Gliscor
Ground/Flying
Pokemon corphish
Corphish
Water
Pokemon crawdaunt
Crawdaunt
Water/Dark
Pokemon aipom
Aipom
Normal
Pokemon aibipom
Aibipom
Normal
Pokemon Poochyena
Poochyena
Dark
Pokemon mightyena
Mightyena
Dark
Pokemon wooper
Wooper (Johto)
Water/Ground
pokemon munchlax
Munchlax
Normal
Pokemon snorlax
Snorlax
Normal
Images via The Pokémon Company

Part 2: The Indigo Disk

PokemonType
Pokemon blitzle electric
Blitzle
Electric
Pokemon zebstrika
Zebstrika
Electric
Pokemon Cottonee
Cottonee
Grass/Fairy
Pokemon whimsicott
Whimsicott
Grass/Fairy
Pokemon seel water
Seel
Water
Pokemon dewgong water ice
Dewgong
Water/Ice
Pokemon milcery
Milcery
Fairy
Pokemon alcremie fairy
Alcremie
Fairy
Pokemon beldum psychic steel
Beldum
Steel/Psychic
Pokemon metang
Metang
Steel/Psychic
Pokemon scarlet violet metagross
Metagross
Steel/Psychic
Pokemon espurr psychic
Espurr
Psychic
Pokemon meowstic
Meowstic
Psychic
pokemon exeggcute
Exeggcute
Grass/Psychic
Pokemon exeggutor
Exeggutor
Grass/Psychic
Pokemon minccino
Minccino
Normal
Pokemon cinccino
Cinccino
Normal
Pokemon golett
Golett
Ground/Ghost
pokemon golurk
Golurk
Ground/Ghost
Pokemon solosis
Solosis
Psychic
Pokemon duosion
Duosion
Psychic
Pokemon reuniclus
Reuniclus
Psychic
Pokemon trapinch
Trapinch
Ground
Pokemon vibrava
Vibrava
Ground/Dragon
Pokemon flygon
Flygon
Ground/Dragon
Pokemon Gen I Starter Bulbasaur
Bulbasaur
Grass/Poison
Pokemon Gen I Ivysaur
Ivysaur
Grass/Poison
Pokemon gen 1 venusaur
Venusaur
Grass/Poison
Pokemon Starter Gen I Squirtle
Squirtle
Water
Pokemon wartortle
Wartortle
Water
Pokemon blastoise gen 1
Blastoise
Water
Pokemon chikorita gen 2
Chikorita
Grass
Pokemon bayleef gen 2
Bayleef
Grass
Pokemon meganium gen 2
Meganium
Grass
Pokemon totodile gen 2
Totodile
Water
Pokemon croconaw gen 2
Croconaw
Water
Pokemon feraligatr gen 2
Feraligatr
Water
Pokemon treecko gen 3
Treecko
Grass
Pokemon Gen III Grovile Grass starter
Grovyle
Grass
Pokemon sceptile
Sceptile
Grass
Pokemon Gen III Starter torchic
Torchic
Fire
Pokemon combusken gen 3
Combusken
Fire/Fighting
Pokemon blaziken gen 3
Blaziken
Fire/Fighting
Pokemon mudkip gen 3
Mudkip
Water
Pokemon marshstomp png
Marshtomp
Water/Ground
Pokemon swampert gen 3
Swampert
Water/Ground
Pokemon turtwig gen 3
Turtwig
Grass
Pokemon grotle gen 3
Grotle
Grass
Pokemon Torterra gen 3
Torterra
Grass/Ground
Pokemon Gen IV Starter Chimchar
Chimchar
Fire
Pokemon Monferno Gen IV starter fire
Monferno
Fire/Fighting
Pokemon infernape gen 3
Infernape
Fire/Fighting
Pokemon piplup gen 4
Piplup
Water
Pokemon prinplug gen 4
Prinplup
Water
Pokemon Empleon gen 4
Empoleon
Water/Steel
Pokemon snivy gen 5
Snivy
Grass
Pokemon servine gen 5
Servine
Grass
Pokemon servine gen 5
Serperior
Grass
Pokemon gen 5 tepig
Tepig
Fire
Pokemon pignite gen 5
Pignite
Fire/Fighting
Pokemon emboar min gen 5
Emboar
Fire/Fighting
Pokemon Gen VII Starter Litten
Litten
Fire
Pokemon torracat fire gen VII starter
Torracat
Fire
Pokemon incineroar gen 7
Incineroar
Fire/Dark
Pokemon popplio gen 7
Popplio
Water
Pokemon brionne gen 7
Brionne
Water
Pokemon primarina gen 7
Primarina
Water/Fairy
Images via The Pokémon Company

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Writing Lead and Editor for Press SPACE to Jump. My first memory is forcing my parents to play 50-round games of Mario Party on the N64. Now I love games on all platforms and hone in on new releases. Some of my favorite titles include Cuphead, Final Fantasy XIV, God of War, Persona 5, and Super Smash Bros.

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