Rivals' Week

Event

Starts:
Tuesday, April 13, at 10:00 AM Local Time
Ends:
Sunday, April 18, at 8:00 PM Local Time

Some legends arise from the power of friendship—while others arise from fierce rivalries! The Season of Legends continues with Rivals’ Week, an event celebrating rivalries between Pokémon. Skrelp and Clauncher will be making their Pokémon GO debuts! Plus, Therian Forme Landorus will be appearing in five-star raids for the first time!




Bonuses

Increased Team GO Rocket Grunts at PokéStops and in Balloons*

* Due to an issue with Team GO Rocket encounters, this bonus is no longer part of the event. Team GO Rocket encounters are unavailable until further notice

Features

  • Enjoy the Rivals’ Week challenge in the Global Challenge Arena! All Trainers around the world can work together to win Raid Battles and unlock a 2× Catch Stardust bonus for the duration of the event!
  • Enjoy event-exclusive Field Research tasks that will lead to encounters with rival Pokémon, such as Skrelp and Clauncher, as well.

Spawns

Skrelp and Clauncher will be making their Pokémon GO debuts! They’ll be appearing in the wild, in raids, and in encounters after you complete Field Research tasks.

New Pokémon

  • Skrelp
  • Dragalge
  • Clauncher
  • Clawitzer

Pokémon known for their rivalries will be appearing more often in the wild

Appearing in the wild

  • shiny
    Nidoran♀
  • shiny
    Nidoran♂
  • shiny
    Hitmonlee
  • shiny
    Hitmonchan
  • shiny
    Electabuzz
  • shiny
    Magmar
  • shiny
    Makuhita
  • shiny
    Meditite
  • shiny
    Zangoose
  • shiny
    Seviper
  • Skrelp
  • Clauncher

Zangoose and Seviper are appearing worldwide during this event

Eggs

In 5 km Eggs

  • shiny
    Machop
  • Tyrogue
  • shiny
    Elekid
  • shiny
    Magby
  • shiny
    Makuhita
  • shiny
    Meditite
  • shiny
    Zangoose
  • shiny
    Seviper

Raids

Rivalries will continue in raids as well!

Appearing in Raid Battles

  • Nidoqueen
  • Nidoking
  • shiny
    Zangoose
  • shiny
    Seviper

Appearing in 5-star Raids

  • Landorus (Therian)

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