Much to the delight (or sheer horror) of fans, The Pokemon Company revealed that a handful of existing creatures will be receiving new forms known as Mega Evolutions in the upcoming Pokemon X and Pokemon Y games. These temporary forms bestow a great amount of power upon certain monsters for a limited time, allowing them to become a much more serious threat once entering the battlefield.
Thus far only a few monsters have been confirmed as recipients of the Mega treatment — the latest being Charizard, Blastoise and Venasaur — but this got us thinking about what other Pocket Monsters may be next in line. That’s what inspired us at Game Rant to create a list of the top five Pokemon that need to have Mega Evolutions in Pokemon X and Y.
Considering there are 649 currently up for capture, it wasn’t easy picking just five deserving of an additional evolutionary stage. Let’s begin.