Eevee and Eeveelutions
Eeveelution is the term given to an evolution of the Pokémon character, Eevee. It is a portmanteau word made up from the words Eevee and evolution. There are currently eight Eeveelutions.
Eevee is a first generation Pokémon with the Pokédex number 136 that first appeared in the game Pokémon Red and Blue. This cute Pokémon is very popular with Pokémon fans.
A normal type Pokémon, Eevee naturally shies away from fighting. However, Eevee has the ability to evolve into different types of Pokémon depending on the method of evolution.
Generation I Eeveelutions
Three evolutions of Eevee were introduced in the first generation series:
Eevee is able to evolve into Vaporeon through the use of a Water Stone.
A water stone is a blue elliptical stone with a bubble insignia.
Vaporeon is a water type Pokémon with a grass and electric weakness.
Eevee evolves into Jolteon with a Thunder Stone.
A thunder stone is a green stone with a lightning bolt insignia.
Jolteon is an electric type Pokémon with a ground weakness.
A Fire Stone is used to evolve Eevee into Jolteon.
A fire stone is an elliptical yellow stone with a flame insignia.
Flareon is a fire type Pokémon with a ground, rock and water weakness.
Generation II Eeveelutions
Two new evolutions of Eevee were added in the second generation series:
Eevee evolves into Espeon when it reaches a friendship level of 220 and goes up a level during the daytime.
Espeon is a Psychic type Pokémon with a bug, dark and ghost weakness.
Eevee is able to evolve into Umbreon it reaches a friendship level of 220 and goes up a level during the nighttime.
Umbreon is a dark type Pokémon with a bug, fairy and fighting weakness.
There were no new Eeveelutions in the third generation series but two more were added in the fourth.
Generation IV – Generation VI Eevee had to be taken to a moss rock in order to evolve into Leafeon. From generation VII a Grass Stone can be used.
A moss rock is a specific rock covered with moss that is located in a particular region. A grass stone is a green elliptical stone with a leaf insignia.
Leafeon is a grass type Pokémon with a bug, fire, flying, ice and poison weakness.
In the Generation IV – Generation VI games, Eevee had to be taken to an ice rock in order to involve. From Generation VII an ice stone can be used.
An ice rock is a specific rock covered with ice that is located in a particular region. An ice stone is a bluish stone with a snowflake insignia.
Generation VI Eeveelution
The eighth Eeveelution was introduced with the Generation VI series.
Eevee will evolve into Sylveon when it has a high affection level and knows a fairy-type move.
Sylveon is a fairy type Pokémon with a poison and steel weakness.