As of July 2012, Generation Vcontains the first two games, Pokémon Black and Pokémon White, and their sequels, Pokémon Black 2 and Pokémon White 2. With the two sequels, two Kyurem forms, Black Kyurem and White Kyurem, were announced, along with Keldeo's Resolution form, and the Sacred Beast forms of Thundurus, Landorus, and Tornadus. Several changes to both the map and the game's characters were also announced, and several Pokémon from past generations can now be caught before the Elite Four.
 Generation V Launch
Generation 5 of the Pokémon Franchise was launched in Japan on September 18, 2010 with the release of Pokémon Black and Pokémon White. The two games launched in Europe on March 4, 2011; in North America two days later on March 6; and in Australia four days after the North American release on March 10.
 Trading Card Game
New sets of the Pokémon Trading Card Game featuring the new Pokémon from this Generation have also been released, starting with the Black and White sets.
In addition to the 13th Pokémon movie Zoroark: Master of Illusions, the two Pokémon featured on the cover of Pokémon Black and Pokémon White (Reshiram and Zekrom) are also featured in the 14th Pokémon Movie, a double feature featuring Victini in each film.