Reshiram, Zekrom and Kyurem coming to Pokémon GO

Although we harbor concerns about the future of Pokémon GO, there are still many reasons for players to be excited. The latest is the chance to catch the Generation V legendaries from Pokémon Black and Pokémon White: Reshiram, Zekrom and Kyurem! The first to be featured will be the fiery and ferocious Reshiram.

From the official site:

Three draconic roars can be heard in the distance. One belongs to a Pokémon that’s capable of scorching the world when people turn their backs on the truth. Another belongs to a Pokémon that can raze entire kingdoms with its electricity if ideals are not revered. The final roar belongs to a Pokémon within which dwells an even greater power bound by extreme cold.

Originally discovered in the Unova region and first met by Trainers in Pokémon Black Version and Pokémon White Version, Legendary Pokémon Reshiram, Zekrom, and Kyurem will soon be making their Pokémon GO debut in five-star raids!

Be sure to have your Remote Raid Passes stocked before Tuesday, May 26, 2020, when Reshiram, the Vast White Pokémon, will be the first to arrive in Pokémon GO!

Date + Time

From Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. to Tuesday, June 16, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7)


    • Reshiram will be in five-star raids.

In addition, there will be Raid Hour events featuring Reshiram every Wednesday while it’s in five-star raids. Raids featuring Reshiram will be happening more frequently during the following periods.

    • Wednesday, May 27, 2020, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. local time
    • Wednesday, June 3, 2020, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. local time
    • Wednesday, June 10, 2020, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. local time

Let us know which of these three legendaries you’re most excited for! Personally, I’m a Reshiram fan, so I’ll definitely be trying to attend as many raids as possible to add it to my collection.

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  1. i caught almost every eeveelution. just need glaceon and eevee. but thanks to the gigantamax offer i can catch a cutie eevee and glaceon in the lake of outrage

  2. Mayhaps mid June for DLC release.
    Serebii reporting these happening:
    “A new Mystery Gift has started to run on Mystery Gift > Receive Via Internet. Two gifts are available: One is a Level 15 Hidden Ability Galarian Mr. Mime and the other is a collection of balls: Lure Ball, Heavy Ball, Moon Ball and Dream Ball. This distribution will run until 23:59 UTC on May 28th 2020.

    Following that, more distributions will run:
    Galarian Ponyta will run from May 29th 2020 00:00 UTC to June 4th 23:59 UTC alongside another Ball set of Level Ball, Fast Ball, Love Ball, Friend Ball and Beast Ball

    Galarian Corsola will run from June 5th 2020 00:00 UTC to June 11th 23:59 UTC alongside an Evolution Item set of Sweet Apple, Tart Apple, Chipped Pot, Cracked Pot, Whipped Dream and Sachet

    Galarian Meowth will run from June 12th 2020 00:00 UTC alongisde a set of 50 Big Nugget and 100 EXP. Candy L.

    This is said to prepare players for the Isle of Armor”

  3. I like these lead up events, also good to see them finally embracing the Online Mystery Gifts regularly, last 2 gens there were very few online Mystery Gifts, everything was a code you had to get from a store for the most part.

    If the dates of the events are anything to go by then maybe the DLC will drop June 20th at the earliest.

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