Mega Raids - Unlock Mega Pidgeot
From Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at 8:00 a.m. to Monday, September 7, 2020, at 10:00 p.m. local time, your goal will be to complete as many Mega Raids as you can! Gather Mega Energy to Mega Evolve your Pokémon and take down powerful Raid Bosses like never before! If Trainers win two million Mega Raids before the event ends globally, they’ll unlock Mega Pidgeot in Mega Raids!
- Event-exclusive Field Research focused on raid-related tasks will be available for a limited time
- You can receive Mega Energy for Venusaur, Charizard, and Blastoise by completing limited event-exclusive Field Research tasks.
- If Trainers win two million Mega Raids before the event ends globally, they’ll unlock Mega Pidgeot in Mega Raids!
The following Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild:
If you’re lucky, you may even run into a Shiny Lotad! (It was specifically mentioned in the announcement even though it is already released.)
These are event-exclusive Field Research tasks you can pick up from PokéStops during the event.
The task for Mega Energy is ‘Battle another trainer’ for:
- 5 Venusaur Mega Energy,
- 5 Blastoise Mega Energy, or
- 5 Charizard Mega Energy.