Pokémon GO: Is It Better To Evolve Eevee Into Espeon or a Generation 1 Evolution?

Generation 1 is still incredibly important and some players are questioning if the generation 1 evolutions of Eevee, are better than the gen 2.

Pokémon GO: Is It Better To Evolve Eevee Into Espeon or a Generation 1 Evolution?
Pokémon GO: Is It Better To Evolve Eevee Into Espeon or a Generation 1 Evolution?

With generation two finally being added to the game a short time ago by Niantic, many fans expected the generation 1 Pokémon to start becoming less used, or inadequate.

However, generation 1 is still incredibly important and some players are questioning if the generation 1 evolutions of Eevee, are better than the gen 2.

Pokémon GO: Is It Better To Evolve Eevee Into Espeon or a Generation 1 Evolution?
Pokémon GO: Is It Better To Evolve Eevee Into Espeon or a Generation 1 Evolution?

When it comes to gym defenders and takeovers, Eevve is one of the most popular and useful Pokémon there is.

Eevee currently has 5 potential evolutions in Vaporeon (Works against just about anything), Jolteon (Destroys Gyarados), Espeon (Future Sight is one of the most over powered moves), Flareon (Everyone needs a good fire Pokémon) and Umbreon (Sadly horrible in this game but should be one of the best).

Pokémon GO: Is It Better To Evolve Eevee Into Espeon or a Generation 1 Evolution?
Pokémon GO: Is It Better To Evolve Eevee Into Espeon or a Generation 1 Evolution?

Yes Eevee is an amazing Pokémon however, which evolution is better in Pokémon GO There has been some recent talk about this very topic on the Pokémon GO forum on Reddit’s The Silph Road, with fans trying to pick the best of the best.

After following the thread of trainers sharing their views on the issue, it was quite hard to pick an obvious winner.

However, it looks as if Vaporeon is at the moment the most popular option, as his versatility can work against most Pokémon. Yet we also have to take into account that Jolteon can act as a good Vaproreon killer.

Pokémon GO: Is It Better To Evolve Eevee Into Espeon or a Generation 1 Evolution?
Pokémon GO: Is It Better To Evolve Eevee Into Espeon or a Generation 1 Evolution?

Coming in second place was Espeon, the second-generation evolution of Eevee. As a result many players are still preferring their Eevee’s to evolve into it’s gen 1 evolution, instead of its gen 2.

Which evolution of Eevee do you prefer? Do you agree with this topic? Please let us know in the comments below.

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