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Incarnate Forme Landorus Pokémon GO Explained

Incarnate Forme Landorus is set to arrive in Pokémon GO along with the Season of Legends event that starts this March.
Incarnate Forme Landorus is set to arrive in Pokémon GO along with the Season of Legends event that starts this March. / Courtesy of Niantic.

Incarnate Forme Landorus is set to arrive in Pokémon GO along with the Season of Legends event that starts this March. These legendary Pokémon were originally introduced in Pokémon Black and White on the Nintendo DS.

With the introduction of Incarnate Forme Landorus and other Legendary (Forces of Nature) Pokémon, Pokémon GO is giving them their very own Special Research in March. However, it is not just the Incarnate Forme's as the Therian Forme's will also make their debut in Pokémon GO as the Season of Legends is slated to run for three months.

Incarnate Forme Landorus Pokémon GO Explained

Landorus was first introduced as a Legendary Pokémon part of a group called the Forces of Nature along with Tornadus and Thundurus. With the release of Black and White 2 came the reveal of the new Therian Formes which not only altered how the Pokémon looked, but also their stats.

Overall, Landorus is the most powerful of these Forces of Nature Pokémon, not only with a higher HP but also a higher Attack in both formes. This ability to switch between Formes make's them extremely powerful as their adaptability is a huge advantage.

So what actually changes between the Incarnate Forme and the Therian Forme for Landorus?

Landorus Incarnate Forme

  • HP: 89
  • Attack: 125
  • Defense: 90
  • Sp. Attack: 115
  • Sp. Defense:  80
  • Speed: 101
  • Total: 600

Landorus Therian Forme

  • HP: 89
  • Attack: 145
  • Defense: 90
  • Sp. Attack: 105
  • Sp. Defense: 80
  • Speed: 91
  • Total: 600

While there is a huge 20 point boost for Landorus' Therian Forme in their Attack, it does have a lower Special Attack and Speed. All three Legendary Pokémon and their formes will be available from this March as they kick off the Season of Legends.