Kyogre and Groudon return to Raid Battles with latest Pokémon GO event

It’s time for another exciting Pokémon GO event. This focus this time is all about the Hoenn region. Beginning January 15 at 1 p.m. PT until January 29 at 1 p.m. PT, trainers will encounter more Pokémon from the Hoenn region and Legendary Pokémon Kyogre and Groudon return to Raid Battles. You can check out the full event details below:

  • Evolve Shroomish into Breloom during the event and it will learn the special move Grass Knot.
  • Hoenn Legendary Pokémon Kyogre and Groudon will appear in Raid Battles
  • Hoenn region Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild.
  • Special Field Research all about the Hoenn region.
  • Hoenn region Pokémon will hatch more frequently from 7 km Eggs.
  • Trainers will have the chance to encounter Shiny Zigzagoon and Shiny Taillow.
  • New Style Shop items with a Team Magma and Team Aqua theme.

Are you excited to catch a whole bunch of Hoenn Pokémon? It’s definitely great to see Kyogre and Groudon return to Raid Battles. Don’t forget to also participate in the Feebas event which begins next week. As always be sure to share all your thoughts with us in the comments down below!


Veronica Carusi
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