Shiny Tapu Koko now available as Mystery Gift in North America

A new mystery gift is available in Pokemon Sun and Moon and this one doesn’t give you Mega Stones. After the gift has been received by your game, you will need to go back to the main menu and select “Continue”. Once Shiny Tapu Koko is downloaded, players can pick up the Pokemon at any Pokemon Center.Unlike the standard yellow-and-orange Tapu Koko, the shiny coloration is a suave black and orange. Luckily, Tapu Koko has the ability Electric Surge, which creates an Electric Terrain upon entering the battlefield. If the creature is holding the Electric Seed it comes with, it’s defense will increase. There’s no clear end date in sight, but given the history of these promotions it’s likely to expire in several weeks.Tapu Koko will know Nature’s Madness, Discharge, Agility, and Electro Ball when players receive him.Nintendo is giving away a free Pokemon in Pokemon Sun and Moon to players in US, Europe and Australia.The Shiny version of Tapu Koko can not be caught in Pokemon Sun and Moon, so this is the only way to get the creature. It’s probably best to go ahead and grab it.You have until August 14 to acquire the Pokemon, so don’t forget.