Pokemon GO to debut Fomantis, Lurantis, and Tapu Lele in Lush Jungle event
Posted on March 17, 2022 by Brian(@NE_Brian) in Mobile, News
Niantic has shared details on the upcoming Lush Jungle event in Pokemon GO, which will feature Fomantis, Lurantis, and Tapu Lele. These three creatures will be appearing in the mobile game for the very first time.
Here’s some additional information as to what’s planned for Lush Jungle:
- Lush Jungle park spotlight: On Saturday, March 26, 2022, and Sunday, March 27, 2022, Cottonee will be appearing more frequently in parks—and for the first time in Pokémon GO, lucky Trainers may encounter a Shiny Cottonee.
- Pokémon debuts: The following Pokémon will be making their debuts in Pokémon GO.
- Fomantis, the Sickle Grass Pokémon
- Lurantis, the Bloom Sickle Pokémon
- The Legendary Pokémon Tapu Lele, the guardian deity of Akala Island
- Special Research: The Season of Alola’s second Special Research story will be available at the beginning of the event. To learn more about this Season’s Special Research, visit the Season of Alola website.
- Timed Research: Trainers who complete certain Timed Research tasks during the event will earn items and encounters with various event-themed Pokémon, like Fomantis.
- Wild Encounters: The following Pokémon will be appearing more frequently in the wild.
- Metapod, Paras*, Exeggcute*, Hoothoot*, Sudowoodo*, Ferroseed*, and Fomantis
- If Trainers are lucky: Pinsir and Cottonee*
- Raids: The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids.
- One-star raids: Bellsprout*, Tangela*, Sewaddle, and Cottonee*
- Three-star raids: Butterfree, Vileplume, Parasect, and Exeggutor
- Five-star raids: Tapu Lele
- Mega Raids: Mega Charizard Y*
- Field Research: The following Pokémon will be available to encounter when Trainers complete Field Research tasks.
- Caterpie*, Exeggcute*, Sunkern*, Wurmple*, Seedot*, Cottonee*, Ferroseed*, and Fomantis
- If Trainers are lucky: Paras*and Parasect*
*If Trainers are lucky, they might encounter a Shiny Pokémon
The Lush Jungle event in Pokemon GO, featuring Fomantis, Lurantis, and Tapu Lele, will take place between March 22 at 10 AM to March 29 at 8 PM local time.
Source: Niantic PR