Pokemon UNITE Goodra release date

Pokemon UNITE Goodra release date
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Written by 

Ben Williams

Published 

10th Mar 2023 15:43

Goodra, the Shell Bunker Pokemon that's the final evolution of Goomy, is coming to Pokemon UNITE. Excited to play with the new gooey Melee Defender, players are wondering when Goodra will arrive. So, let's get into this Pokemon UNITE Goodra release date guide. 

Pokemon UNITE Goodra release date

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Thankfully, players won't have to wait long. The Pokemon UNITE Goodra release date is Thursday, 16 March 2023, as confirmed on the Pokemon UNITE Twitter page earlier in the month. 

Goodra's mentioned role as a Melee Defender is no surprise, given the Kalos-born Dragon's naturally high Sp. Def stats which already make it easy to think of as a tank.

As of right now, we still don't have an exact insight into its moveset. However, when considering its abilities like the opposing Speed stat-slowing Gooey - along with its high stats - Goodra is likely to be a support tank that aims to get up close and personal whilst delivering moves that keep enemies from getting past. 

What about other new characters? Well, the Transport Pokemon, Lapras, will be joining the game as well. Although, the Pokemon UNITE Lapras release date is a little later than Goodra's. 

With that, you are now equipped with what you all need to know about the Pokemon UNITE Goodra release date. If you have only just started playing the game, take a look at our guide answering "is Pokemon UNITE cross-platform?". Better yet, why not have at our explainer on how to play Pokemon UNITE on PC

For even more Pokemon UNITE guides, you can be sure to find them right here at GGRecon. 

Ben is a Senior Guides Writer at GGRecon. Alongside his BA (Hons) in Business Management is a wealth of gaming and entertainment writing experience, having previously occupied roles as a Copywriter in e-commerce at Overclockers and Guides & SEO Writer at GameByte and FragHero. When not whipping up guides and reviews, Ben’ll be off playing the latest Pokemon games, Overwatch 2, Spider-Man, The Witcher, and Final Fantasy - all before reading manga and listening to Ice Nine Kills.

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