Trainers, the following raid bosses will be available in Pokemon GO raids from September 25 through October 17, 2019 following Altered Giratina’s reappearance.

Tier: Raid Bosses:
Tier 1 Drifloon, Klink, Patrat, Shinx
Tier 2 Alolan Exeggutor, Mawile, Misdreavus, Sableye, Sneasel
Tier 3 Alolan Raichu, Gengar, Granbull, Machamp, Piloswine
Tier 4 Absol, Alolan Marowak, Dragonite, Houndoom, Togetic
Tier 5 Giratina (Altered Forme)

Links to Raid Guides

What to raid?

  • New Gen V shinnies are available in Tier 1, with Klink only being available from raids
  • Tier 2 is more or less forgettable, with the exception of Sneasel for PvE scenarios.
  • Tier 3 is full of great meta potential targets that can be effectively solo raided: Machamp, Gengar and Piloswine
  • Tier 4 has Dragonite and Togetic as highlights for players in need of meta relevant attackers.
  • Tier 5 has shiny Altered Giratina, a monster in the Ultra League
  • EX Raids have Shadow Ball Mewtwo (available with EX Raid Passes after September 25th)