After going through the tutorials and figuring out the basics of Pokemon Unite, you’re given a choice of five Pokemon to unlock and get you started in Unite Battles. This first choice will directly impact how well you’ll perform in your first battles, and if you’re like us, you’re going to want a primer on all five of these “starter” Pokemon. Here’s our look at each one, as well as our choice for the best one to choose if you’re new to the MOBA scene.
If you check out our Pokemon Unite beginner’s tips and tricks guide, you’ll see that the playable characters in Pokemon Unite are broken down into five types: Attacker, All-Rounder, Speedster, Defender, and Supporter. Each of the five starter Pokemon you can choose from represents one of these five types, with each having its own role in battle. Below you can find a breakdown of each