Pokémon GO is closing out the Pokémon Day weekend festivities with a Kanto-themed Raid Day. Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres will be appearing in five star raids, Giovanni is back with a new shadow legendary, Frustration will be TM-able during the event.
Date and time
Sunday, February 28, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. local time
- Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres will be appearing in five-star raids! If you’re lucky, you might even encounter a Shiny Articuno, Shiny Zapdos, or Shiny Moltres!
- We’re hearing reports that Giovanni will be returning with a different Shadow Legendary Pokémon in his clutches. Get ready to complete some new Team GO Rocket Special Research to save this Pokémon, Trainers!
- Pick up a bundle of three Remote Raid Passes in the shop starting on Saturday, February 27 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific time to Monday, March 1 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific time.
- Earn up to five free Raid Passes by spinning Photo Discs at PokéStops or Gyms during event hours.
- During the event period, you can use a Charged TM to help a Shadow Pokémon forget the Charged Attack Frustration.
- Team GO Rocket Grunts will be appearing more frequently at PokéStops and in balloons throughout the event window.
- Articuno Raid Counters Guide
- Zapdos Counters Raid Guide
- Moltres Raid Counters Guide
- Pokémon GO Giovanni Counters Guide
- GO Rocket Grunts Guide: Counters and Lineups