Mega Heracross Raid Day

Raid Day

Saturday, April 13, at 2:00 PM Local Time
Saturday, April 13, at 5:00 PM Local Time

Horns, honey, and Herculean powers?! Trainers, get ready to take on this triple threat during Mega Heracross Raid Day in Pokemon GO!


Receive up to five additional free Raid Passes from spinning Gym Photo Discs
The Remote Raid Pass limit will be increased to 20 from Friday, April 12, at 5:00 p.m. to Saturday, April 13, 2024, to 8:00 p.m. PDT.
Increased chance to encounter Shiny Heracross from Mega Raids
Once two or more Trainers successfully complete an in-person raid, more Pokémon will appear around the Gym that hosted the raid for 15 minutes

Event Ticket

For US$5.00 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency), you can purchase a ticket that grants the following bonuses.

These bonuses will be effective Saturday, April 13, 2024, at 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. local time.

Eight additional Raid Passes from spinning Gym Photo Discs (for a daily total of 15)
Increased chance to get Rare Candy XL
50% more XP from Raid Battles
2× Stardust from Raid Battles
Trainers will be able to purchase and gift tickets to any of their Pokémon GO friends that they have achieved a Friendship level of Great Friends or higher with. Please note that purchases—including those made for other Trainers—are non-refundable (subject to applicable law and the exceptions set forth in the Terms of Service). Tickets cannot be purchased with PokéCoins.
Please note that this ticket will only be available in the in-game shop until Saturday, April 13, 2024, at 5:00 p.m. local time.


Appearing in Mega Raids

Mega Heracross will make its Pokémon GO debut in Mega Raids!

  • shiny
    Mega Heracross


Trainers will have an increased chance of encountering Shiny Heracross from Mega Raids.

  • Heracross



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