The Alola region is a tropical archipelago featured in the Pokémon video game series. It is the setting of Pokémon Sun, Pokémon Moon, Pokémon Ultra Sun, and Pokémon Ultra Moon, which were released for the Nintendo 3DS in 2016 and 2017. The Alola region is based on the real-life Hawaiian islands, and features a diverse range of environments, including beaches, forests, mountains, and cities. The region is home to a variety of new Pokémon species, as well as new forms of existing Pokémon known as “Alola Forms,” which have different appearances and abilities due to the region’s unique climate and environment. In the games, players explore the Alola region, catch and train Pokémon, and participate in battles and other activities. The Alola region has become a fan favorite for its colorful and tropical setting and its unique Pokémon designs.