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Espeon joins the Pokemon UNITE roster on May 16, 2022 for Nintendo Switch and Mobile! Read on to learn the release date and time, its evolutions, stats, and some basic information!

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Espeon Release Date and Time

Released on May 16, 2022

Espeon was released on May 16, 2022 at 7:00AM UTC / 12:00AM PDT.

Released at 12:00 AM (PDT)

Espeon was release at around 12:00AM PDT or 7:00AM UTC.

The table below shows the date and times of different regions when Espeon released:

Region Local Time /
US West Coast
12:00 AM
May 16, 2022
7:00 AM
May 16, 2022
US East Coast
3:00 AM
May 16, 2022
7:00 AM
May 16, 2022
8:00 AM
May 16, 2022
7:00 AM
May 16, 2022
4:00 PM
May 16, 2022
7:00 AM
May 16, 2022

Free Espeon via an Event

Espeon Event: UBC Special Missions Event Guide

It is confirmed that Espeon is obtainable for free by participating in an even from May 16 to June 13th! Otherwise, Espeon can only be obtained via Aeos Gems.

Completing Daily and Weekly Missions are required so that you get Mission Points! You can then exchange these mission points for an Espeon License!

Players who bought Espeon's UNITE License via Gems will be reinbursed with 10,000 Aeos Coins when they obtain the free Espeon UNITE License via the Event.

Espeon Event: UBC Special Missions Event Guide

Follow Twitter Accounts for Release Details

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Espeon Builds

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The new Attacker Espeon blasts its way in Aeos Island! You can check out the best builds and Moves in the link below!

Espeon Guide: Builds and Best Items

Espeon Character Spotlight

Espeon's Character Spotlight was finally revealed after three days of move teases on May 14, 2022!

Espeon Basic Information

Confirmed to be an Attacker

According to the tweet, Espeon will be a ranged Attacker. Since it will evolve from Eevee, we expect that Espeon will have similar gameplay with Sylveon. Any new mechanics, however, are yet to be determined!

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Espeon Stats

High Sp. Atk. Stat

Based on the Pokemon games, Espeon has a high Sp. Atk. stat. We also expect it to have similar stats with Sylveon since it's one of Eevee's evolutions.

List of Attackers: All Attacker Pokemon

Pre-Release Moves and Abilities News


Pokemon UNITE - Espeon Psybeam Preview

The first official move revealed for Espeon is Psybeam. It is shown that hitting an opposing Pokemon with the ray will cause it to split into smaller rays. Additionally, it is confirmed that the damage dealt by the rays is based on the max HP of the first Pokemon it hits.


Pokemon UNITE - Espeon Psyshock Preview

The second official move revealed for Espeon is Psyshock. Espeon materializes multiple psychic projectiles to hurl at an opponent. Hitting all projectiles will stun the target for a short duration.

UNITE Move: Psychic Solare

Pokemon UNITE - Espeon Psychic Solare Move Preview

The third move revealed is Psychic Solare. The preview shows Espeon lifting the opposing Pokemon into the air with psychic energy then knocking them down with an explosion. Since Espeon looks to be empowered after using the move, there is no doubt that this is the Pokemon's Unite Move!

Espeon Evolutions

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