Unova Week is the last Ultra Bonus Week in Pokémon GO. Its a special event that celebrates Unova region Pokémon. The event lasts from Friday, August 14, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. to Friday, August 21, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7).
Event bonuses include:
- Release of shiny Roggenrola
- Release of Sewaddle, Cottonee, Emolga, and Bouffalant
- Release of shiny Genesect
Newly released Pokémon
Four new Pokémon families have been released during the Unova week. Bouffalant is a regional Pokémon available in North America, with region boundaries yet to be determined.
Early research from The Silph Road suggests Bouffalant is available in New York City and the surrounding Northeast region of the United States.
Sewaddle and Cottonee families evolution lines are displayed below. Emolga and Bouffalant can’t evolve.
Note: During the event, Sewaddle, Cottonee, and Emolga can be found in the wild and 7 km Eggs.
New shiny Pokémon
Shiny Genesect and shiny Roggenrola family have become available during this event. Genesect is available in Tier 5 raids and Roggenrola is available in Tier 2 raids and in wild encounters.
The following Pokémon are appearing more frequently in the wild during the Unova week.
Pokémon in 7km Eggs
|Win a Raid||Roggenrola (s)|
|Use 5 Berries to help catch Pokemon||Purrloin, Lillipup (s), Pidove (s), Patrat (s), Drilbur|