Brycen and Sabrina appear here. Lenora revives the player's Fossils. Several new Key Items exclusive to Black and White 2 are introduced. During the post-game, the player may find N at his castle and on the first visit, battles his Zekrom B2 or Reshiram W2. After the main plot of the game has been completed, many inaccessible parts of Unova, including the Skyarrow Bridge, will be unlocked. Further Pokmon not native to Unova will be available, and the legendary Pokmon Zekrom B2 / Reshiram W2 and Kyurem will reveal themselves. In contrast, some of the areas that were formerly part of the main story are now limited to the post-game. Graph. Players can now move held items between Pokmon in their party. Storyline The player no longer starts in Nuvema Town, instead starting in Aspertia City. Instead of the usual 5 Pok Balls, the player is given 10 at the start of his or her journey. Several tag battles take place throughout the game: one with the other player character, two with Cheren, four with Hugh, one with Bianca, and a daily tag battle with one of either Chili, Cress, or Cilan against the other two brothers. A new attraction known as the Pokmon World Tournament opens up in Driftveil City, where the player battles Gym Leaders and Champions from all five regions, among others. Another new attraction introduced is the Pokstar Studios, located in Virbank City, where the player takes part. Both games were revealed on Pokmon Smash! by Junichi Masuda, and subsequently the official Japanese and international 6 Pokmon websites, on February 26, 2012. They were released in Japan on June 23, 2012, in North America on October 7, 2012, in Australia on October 11. Chili, Cress, Cilan, Lenora and Brycen are replaced by Cheren, Roxie and Marlon as Gym Leaders. Bianca gives the player a starter Pokmon in Aspertia City. A new Team Plasma has formed, and is run by Colress, who battles the player frequently throughout the story. The Move Tutors are back, and as with Pokmon Platinum, they teach most of the moves that were in that game for Shards, but here they all ask for shards of a specific color. They also teach many moves that lost their TM status, such. The Dream Radar is also necessary to obtain their new forms. Breeding was changedthe Everstone now always passes down Nature (if both parents hold Everstone, one parent's Nature is randomly picked). All Pokmon Breeders will now challenge the player again every time the player crosses. Over the course of their journey, the player and Hugh will have numerous encounters with both current and former members of Team Plasma, as well as the mysterious scientist Colress. One of the Seven Sages, Zinzolin, appears in an antagonistic role, yet former sage Rood. After receiving their first Pokmon from Professor Juniper 's assistant Bianca, they are encouraged to battle in Pokmon Gyms and aim for the Pokmon League. A boy from the player's hometown, Hugh, will travel with the player at certain times. The games take place two years after the events of Pokmon Black and White. Many changes have taken place in Unova over this period: new locations are accessible in the southwest and northeast of the region, and some previously existing locations cannot be visited or. Though filling the traditional rival role, Hugh is not pursuing the Pokmon League challenge: it is revealed that he is trying to recover a stolen Pokmon from Team Plasma, who were not disbanded two years prior as expected.