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Groudon & Kyogre Raid Returns In Hoenn Event!

Check out the latest news and updates for Pokemon Go! Find out the latest information regarding new raids, boss battles, community days, special events, and more! Updated regularly!

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Jan 2019 Hoenn Event - Groudon & Kyogre Return

Pokemon GO Hoenn Region Event January 2019
Check Out Hoenn Event Here!

Event Duration

StartEnd
Jan 15, 2019Jan 29, 2019

Time Conversion Table

Americas
Greenlands
Jan 15, 2019, 1:00PM to Jan 29, 2019, 1:00PM PST
Europe, Middle East
Africa, India
Jan 15, 2019, 9:00PM to Jan 29, 2019, 9:00PM UTC
Asia-PacificJan 16, 2019, 6:00AM to Jan 30, 2019, 6:00AM JST

Groudon & Kyogre Return As Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO Hoenn Region Event January 2019

Hoenn legendary Pokemon Groudon and Kyogre will make a return in raids as powerful bosses! Bring strong Grass Types to combat and exploit their weaknesses!

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Evolve To Breloom To Learn Grass Knot

Pokemon GO Hoenn Region Event January 2019

Capture a high IV & CP Shroomish and evolve it to a Breloom during the event's duration to learn the powerful move - Grass Knot!

Check Out Breloom Moves & Stats Here!

Catch More Hoenn Pokemon!

Pokemon GO Hoenn Region Event January 2019

More Pokemon from the Hoenn region will make an appearance in the map during this event! This is the perfect time to capture your favorites from Hoenn.

Check Out All Pokemon List Here!

7KM Eggs Hatch Hoenn Pokemon

Pokemon Go, 7 km Eggs - Hatch List

7KM eggs received from friends are more likely to hatch Hoenn Pokemon than others! Make sure to keep trading gifts with friends to receive 7KM eggs!

Check Out 7KM Pokemon Egg List Here!

Spot Shiny Taillow & Zigzagoon!

The Shiny Pokemon versions of Taillow and Zigzagoon may appear more frequently in the wild during the Hoenn celebration! Don't disregard them when you see them in your map, they just might be Shiny!

Check Out Shiny Pokemon List Here!

Feebas Limited Research Day

January 2019 Limited Research - Feebas
Check Out Feebas Limited Research Day!

Event Duration

StartEnd
Jan 20, 2019Jan 20, 2019

Time Conversion Table

Europe
The Middle East
Africa
India
Jan 19, 2019, 10:00AM - 1:00PM UTC
Americas
Greenlands
Jan 19, 2019, 11:00AM - 2:00PM PST
Asia-PacificJan 20, 2019, 12:00PM - 3:00PM JST

Encounter Feebas Via Research Tasks

For a short time, Feebas can be encountered by getting & completed Limited Research tasks that you get from spinning Poke Stops!

Check Out What Is Field Research!

Possible Encounter With Shiny Feebas

A Shiny Feebas may appear when you complete a task and encounter the Pokemon! Keep your eyes peeled for a Feebas with a purple body color!

Check Out Shiny Pokemon Here!

Jan 2019 Adventure Sync Hatchathon Event

Pokemon GO, Latest News & Updates, January 2019 Hatchathon Event
Check Out Adventure Sync Hatchathon Here!

Event Duration

StartEnd
Jan 2, 2019Jan 15, 2019

Time Conversion Table

Europe
The Middle East
Africa
India
Jan 2, 2019, 9:00PM - Jan 15, 2019, 9:00PM UTC
Americas
Greenlands
Jan 2, 2019, 1:00PM - Jan 15, 2019 1:00PM PST
Asia-PacificJan 3, 2019, 6:00AM - Jan 16, 2019, 6:00AM JST

Turn Adventure Sync To Count Toward Steps

Pokemon GO, Latest News & Updates, January 2019 Hatchathon Event

Don't forget to turn on your Adventure Sync so that your steps will be counted towards hatching your eggs even when Pokemon GO is closed or idle!

2x More Hatch Candy & Stardust

How To Raise Pokemon CP: Power Up Guide & Tips

Players will also receive 2 times more Candy & Stardust when they hatch their Pokemon eggs, allowing you to power them up more.

More 5KM, 10KM Eggs From Poke Stops & Gyms

January 2019 Adventure Sync Hatchathon Event

Spinning Poke Stops or Gyms will also grant players a higher chance of receiving 5km or 10km eggs.

Totodile Community Day: Jan 13, 2019

Pokemon Go, Latest News & Updates, Totodile Community Day
Check Out Totodile Community Day!

Event Duration

StartEnd
Jan 13, 2019Jan 13, 2019

Time Conversion Table

Europe
The Middle East
Africa
India
Jan 12, 2019, 10:00AM - 1:00PM UTC
Americas
Greenlands
Jan 12, 2019, 11:00AM - 2:00PM PST
Asia-PacificJan 13, 2019, 12:00PM - 3:00PM JST

Encounter Lots Of Totodile In The Wild

The Community Day will allow you to encounter lots of Totodile while you explore in Pokemon Go! Remember that Community Days will only last for a few hours, so head to your nearest local park, and get to catching!

Learn Previously Unavailable Moves For Totodile

An exclusive move for Totodile and its evolutions will also be available for you to learn! At the time of writing, the exclusive move is yet to be revealed so keep your eyes peeled for any updates regarding the exclusive move!

1/4 Egg Hatch Distance

Pokemon Go, Latest News & Updates

Eggs will now hatch eggs after traveling a quarter of the distance needed! Make the most out of this opportunity to hatch a lot of eggs in your bag!

3-Hour Lures

Lures will last for a total of 3 hours! This will allow Pokemon to appear more frequently within the area of the Lure. Do yourselves and the community a favor and drop a Lure to get lots of Pokemon to appear near you!

Heatran Welcomes The New Year As A Boss: Dec 18, 2018

Pokemon Go, Latest News & Updates, Heatran Boss Battles
Check Out Heatran Raid Battle Guide!

Event Duration

StartEnd
Dec 18, 2018Jan 15, 2019

Get Ready For A Fire-Steel Type Pokemon

Pokemon Go, Latest News & Updates, Heatran Boss Battles

Going up against Heatran can be a bit of a challenge. Your best bet is to go against it with Water type Pokemon since Water moves are super effective against both Fire and Steel, Heatran's Type!

Attack Forme Deoxys Now In EX Raids: Dec 20, 2018

A More Powerful Pokemon Awaits

Pokemon Go, Latest News & Updates, Deoxys

Deoxys has changed forms and is now in Attack Forme! It now has raised power, making it a more formidable foe! Line up your best party of Pokemon to ready yourself for this fight!

Check Out The Deoxys Attack Form EX Raid Guide

Event Duration

StartEnd
Dec 20, 2018TBC

Available To Challenge After Dec 20

Deoxys will be available for you to challenge in Pokemon Go on December 20, 2018 onwards! Make sure that you have an EX Raid pass by winning a Raid Battle at a qualifying Gym!

Pokemon GO Holidays 2018 Event: Dec 18, 2018

Pokemon Go, Latest News & Updates, Heatran Boss Battles

More Ice Type Pokemon Appear

During the Holiday Event, more Ice-Type Pokemon will be appearing more frequently in the wild. Certain Pokemon will also appear with a theme-appropriate look! Watch out for a Pikachu with a festive hat!

Event Duration

StartEnd
Dec 18, 2018Jan 2, 2019

List Of Ice-Type Pokemon Appearing

  • Jynx
  • Sneasel
  • Swinub
  • Snorunt
  • Spheal
  • Snover

Earn Double Candies

Event Duration

StartEnd
Dec 18, 2018Dec 22, 2018

Earn Double Candies From Catching & Transferring

Pokemon Go, Latest News & Updates, Candies

Candies that you earn from catching and transferring Pokemon will be doubled during the event! Use the abundance of candies to evolve your Pokemon into more powerful Pokemon!

Earn Double Catch Stardust

Event Duration

StartEnd
Dec 22, 2018Dec 26, 2018

Earn Double The Stardust To Power Up Your Pokemon

Pokemon Go, Latest News & Updates, Stardust

Stardust that you earn from catching Pokemon in the wild will double during the duration of the event! Use the Stardust to raise the CP of your Pokemon to give them better attributes, and make them stronger!

Earn Double XP

Event Duration

StartEnd
Dec 26, 2018Dec 30, 2018

Earn Double XP When Catching Pokemon

Pokemon Go, Latest News & Updates, XP

You will also earn twice the normal amount of XP from catching Pokemon in the wild! This will help you get to a higher Trainer level just before the new year!

Incubators Are 2x More Effective

Event Duration

StartEnd
Dec 30, 2018Jan 2, 2019

Travel Half The Distance To Hatch Eggs

Pokemon Go, Latest News & Updates, Incubators

Incubators are now twice as effective, which allows you to walk only half the distance required before the egg hatches! Get to moving and hatch more eggs!

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