Pokémon GO Eevee Evolutions – How to get all Eeveelutions

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As most Pokémon trainers are aware, Eevee has a large array of possible evolutions. Some of them can be forced by using specific stones, but in Pokémon GO, some of these stones aren't available. This means that if you want to get a specific evolution, you may just have to get lucky. But for those willing, a trainer can have a well-rounded team ready to take down the fiercest of Team Rocket leaders, like Giovanni, comprised solely of Eevee evolutions.

Eevee Variations in Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO has a trick that can guarantee you'll get the Eeveelution you want. When you nickname your Eevee one of the names in the list below, it guarantees the Eevee will evolve into the respective Eeveelution. The downside to this trick is that each name can only be used once. Still, if you're looking for a specific Eevee, this is the way to get it!

  • Espeon (Psychic): Sakura
  • Flareon (Fire): Pyro
  • Glaceon (Ice): Rea
  • Jolteon (Electric): Sparky
  • Leafeon (Grass): Linnea
  • Sylveon (Fairy): Kira
  • Umbreon (Dark): Tamao
  • Vaporeon (Water): Rainer

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To rename your Eevee, follow the steps below:

  1. Select the Eevee you'd like to evolve from the list of Pokémon you have in your inventory
  2. Tap the name of your Eevee (default is Eevee)
  3. Type in the name of the Eevee type you'd like from the list above
  4. Evolve your Eevee

How to Force Specific Eevee Evolutions

Espeon

  • Set the Eevee you want to evolve as your buddy
  • Walk at least 10km with Eevee and earn two Eevee Candies
  • Evolve Eevee while it's your buddy during the daytime

Umbreon

  • Set the Eevee you want to evolve as your buddy
  • Walk at least 10km with Eevee and earn two Eevee Candies
  • Evolve Eevee while it's your buddy during the night

Leafeon

  • Evolve an Eevee under a Mossy Lure

Glaceon

  • Evolve an Eevee under a Glacial Lure

Sylveon

  • Set the Eevee you want to evolve as your buddy
  • Acquire 25 Eevee Candies and 70 Hearts
  • Once acquired, a silhouette of Sylveon will show up, and the Eevee can be evolved

Want to see how to counter Pokémon of each type? Check out our lists of Dark Pokémon Weaknesses and Ice Pokémon Weaknesses!

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