'Pokémon Go' Leafeon and Glaceon Name Trick: How to Guarantee Each Eeveelution

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Leafeon and Glaceon are coming to 'Pokemon Go' sooner or later. Pokemon Company/NewsGeek

The latest update to Pokémon Go brought in more Sinnoh region Pokémon and certain evolutions of older Pokémon including Glaceon and Leafeon, the Eeveelutions of Generation 4.

While the addition of the new Lure Modules makes it relatively easy to evolve Eevee into Glaceon or Leafeon there is one way Pokémon Go trainers can guarantee they get the Grass or Ice-type Pokémon.

Ever since the game launched, the evolution name trick for the Eeveelutions was a fun feature for Pokémon fans to discover and share with each other. If you're unaware, here are the names that guarantee your Eevee evolves into one of its Eeveelutions.

Rainer - Vaporeon

Sparky - Jolteon

Pyro - Flareon

Sakura - Espeon

Tamao - Umbreon

The inclusion of Glaceon and Leafeon in the popular mobile game set fans rushing to find the name trick that would guarantee the Eeveelution of their choice and they have been discovered.

HOW TO GUARANTEE LEAFEON IN POKEMON GO

To guarantee a Leafeon in Pokémon Go, trainers simply have to name their Eevee Linnea.

If you've never nicknamed your Pokémon in Pokémon Go before, simply go to your storage and tap on the Eevee of your choice. Next to its name, there should be a pencil. Tap it to change its name from Eevee to anything you'd like.

This can only be done once, so choose your Eevee wisely.

Niantic update Pokémon Go with a new feature that previews your evolution. Once you nickname your Eevee, Linnea you should see Leafeon appear where the question mark in the evolution tab once was.

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For those unaware, Linnea is the name of one of the Eevee trainers you had to battle to get the Eevium Z-Crystal in Pokémon Sun and Moon.

HOW TO GUARANTEE GLACEON IN POKEMON GO

To guarantee a Glaceon in Pokémon Go, simply change the name of your Eevee to Rea.

Again, simply go to your storage and tap on the Eevee of your choice. Next to its name, there should be a pencil. Tap it to change its name from Eevee to anything you'd like. This can only be done once, so choose your Eevee wisely.

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Like Linnea, Rea is the name of one of the Eevee trainers you had to battle to get the Eevium Z-Crystal in Pokémon Sun and Moon.

Are you excited to learn about the name trick for Glaceon and Leafeon in Pokémon Go? Which of the two is your favorite? Let us know in the comments section below.