Coming this week in Pokémon GO, commencing 26th September, we have the Fashion Week event, Guzma GO Battle Day, and more!
From September 27 10a.m local time, to October 3, 2022, 8 P.M. local time, Fashion Week is back!
Mareanie and Toxapex, the Brutal Star Pokémon, and shiny Furfrou, will make their Pokémon GO debut.
Diglett, Dugtrio, Absol and Toxicroak wearing fashionable costumes will also make their debut in Pokémon GO.
GO Battle Day: Guzma
A GO Battle Day featuring part of the Guzma Avatar Item Set!
- Saturday, October 1, 2022, from 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. local time
- 4x Stardust from win rewards.
- The maximum number of sets you can play per day will be increased from five to 20 for a total of 100 battles from 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. local time.
Timed Research Focused on battling will be available for the whole day! Complete the research to earn:
- Rare Candy
- A watch and bracelet for your avatar inspired by Guzma
- An Elite Charge TM
*Trainers who have already received the watch and bracelet from the rank 20 rewards will not receive another.
GO Battle Days are an excellent opportunity to put your skills to the test. You are able to play 100 battles in a day and while that may sound gruelling to some, others see this as a perfect chance to be able to rank up and cash in on the enticing rewards.
The following league will be active.
- 🟣 Master League
- 🟣 Master Premier Classic
GO Battle League Season 12
- GO Battle League: Season of Light will start on Thursday, September 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT -7)
- End-of-Season rewards will be available on the battle screen.
- Your GO Battle League rank will be reset.
- Rank-up requirements will remain the same as the prior Season.
Sept 22-Sept 29
- 🟡 Ultra League
- 🟡 Ultra Premier Classic
Sep 29-Oct 6
- 🟣 Master League
- 🟣 Master Premier Classic*
(*) 3x Stardust from win rewards (this does not include end of set rewards)
Tuesday 27th September 6pm till 7pm local time we have Minccino as the featured Pokémon for spotlight hour, along with a 2x Candy for transferring Pokémon.
Wednesday 28th September 6pm till 7pm local time Yveltal will be appearing in raids for raid hour.
September 2022 Research Breakthrough
During the month of September, Medicham will be available as a Research Breakthrough reward encounter! In addition, Trainers will receive 1 Premium Raid Pass for every completed Research Breakthrough during the month.
October 2022 Research Breakthrough
From October 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT -7) to November 1, 2022 at 1:00 p.m.
PDT (GMT -7) Shedinja will be the weekly research breakthrough box reward.
From Friday, September 16, 2022 to Tuesday, September 27, 2022 Mega Aggron will be appearing in Mega Raids.
From Friday, September 27, 2022 to Friday, October 8, 2022 Mega Lopunny will be appearing in Mega Raids.
Five Star RaidsYveltal
From September 27 to October 8, 2022, Yveltal will be appearing in Five-Star Raids. It will be making their shiny debut!
September Research Tasks
For a full list of September 2022 research tasks and rewards check out our article here.
Season of Light Special Research
Full guide here: A Cosmic Companion Special Research (Season of Light)
Season of Light Special Research is available to claim from Thursday, September 1, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Thursday, December 1, 2022, at 9:59 a.m. local time. New parts of the Special Research will unlock over the course of the Season, so be sure to follow along!
Save Shadow Latios!
Giovanni doesn’t do anything half way! After trainers around the world saved Shadow Latias, the Team GO Rocket Boss has managed to get his hands on a Shadow Latios. It needs your help! Get ready to face off against Giovanni and save Shadow Latios.
Season of Light
Season of Light Bonuses
- From September 1, 2022, 10:00 AM - December 1, 2022, 10:00 AM
- Cosmog, the Legendary Nebula Pokémon, debuts in Pokémon GO
- Season long Special Research featuring Cosmog, with a new chapter releasing every month
- Increased damage for Pokémon participating in Raids remotely
- Guaranteed Gifts from PokéStop spins
- Increased Incense effectiveness while moving
- Up to two free Raid Passes per day by spinning Gym Photo Discs
- Additional items from Research Breakthroughs
- Increased Stardust reward for Research Breakthroughs
- Increased Stardust from Gifts
- Cosmog Hat avatar item available in the in-game shop
- Season-themed stickers available from Gifts, PokéStops and the in-game shop
Different Pokémon will be appearing in the wild during the Season, including iconic Pokémon from all generations. As the Season changes, different Pokémon will be appearing in different areas across the world.
Beach & Water
Season of Light Eggs
The following Pokémon will be hatching from Eggs this Season.