April news is here! It looks set to be a busy month with new Legendary Pokémon, new events, new shinies and more!
April Community Day
Stay tuned for details about these upcoming events.
April Fools’ 2-Oh?-22
We’ve heard some odd whisperings that a mysterious event will be happening on Friday, April 1, 2022.
All-Hands Rocket Retreat
Additional sources report the potential for heightened Team GO Rocket activity from Sunday, April 3, 2022, to Thursday, April 7, 2022. Stay alert!
Spring into Spring
From Tuesday, April 12, 2022, to Monday, April 18, 2022, get ready to jump headfirst into spring with this themed event.
From Wednesday, April 20, 2022, to Monday, April 25, 2022, Trainers will be able to reflect on the importance of sustainability while another Pokémon originally discovered in the Alola region makes its Pokémon debut!
The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids throughout April.
The guardian deity of Ula’ula Island, the Legendary Pokémon Tapu Bulu, will be making its Pokémon GO debut in five-star raids this April. Therian Forme Thundurus and Therian Forme Landorus will also be appearing in five-star raids.
Please note: Raid rotations all start and end at 10:00 a.m. local time on the dates listed unless otherwise noted.
Please note: Raid rotations all start and end at 10:00 a.m. local time on the dates listed.
Weekly 1 PokéCoin bundles
Every Monday in April, a one-time-purchase bundle containing a Remote Raid Pass and other items will be available in the shop for 1 PokéCoin.
April Research Breakthrough Encounters
From Friday, April 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7) to Sunday, May 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7) Alolan Marowak will feature in research breakthrough encounters.
Pokémon Spotlight Hours
In the month of April, Pokémon Spotlight Hour will take place every Tuesday from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. local time, and each will spotlight a different Pokémon and a special bonus!
|Date||Pokémon & Bonus|
2x Candy for Transferring
2x XP for Evolving
2x Catch Stardust
2x Catch XP
Other Feature Updates
A new adventure sync widget will be available for Android devices in early April!
When you enable Adventure Sync, you will now have the option to add a widget to your device’s home screen so you can track your progress when hatching Eggs.
This feature is already available on iOS devices.