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Pokemon GO to host Extraordinary Raid Week starting May 21

Posted on May 16, 2019 by (@NE_Brian) in Mobile, News

Niantic has announced Extraordinary Raid Week for Pokemon GO. Starting 21, players can get their Raid Passes ready and test their battle skills against a variety of Pokemon.

Below are the full details:

Extraordinary Raid Week 
Date + Time

  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at 1 p.m. to Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at 1 p.m. PDT (GMT −7)

Raids

  • ★: Machop, Slakoth, Shinx, Bronzor
  • ★★: Misdreavus, Kirlia, Mawile, Feebas, Clamperl, Bibarel
  • ★★★: Alolan Raichu, Chansey, Scyther, Aerodactyl, Floatzel
  • ★★★★: Alolan Marowak, Dragonite, Tyranitar, Absol, Metagross

Features

  • If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny Bronzor!

Bonuses

  • 2× Raid Stardust
  • 2× Raid XP

Raid Hour 
Date + Time

  • Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. (local time)

Features

  • The number of raids of all levels will increase during the event hour.

Lapras Raid Day 
Date + Time

  • The Americas, Greenland, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and India: Saturday, May 25, 2019, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (local time)
  • Asia-Pacific: Sunday, May 26, 2019, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (local time)

Features

  • The Transport Pokémon, Lapras, will be joining Raid Battles for this event.
  • Receive up to five Raid Passes from Gyms at no cost.
  • If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny Lapras!

This is your chance to add some awesome Pokémon like Tyranitar or Metagross to your team. We hope you’re up for the challenge, Trainers!

Let’s GO raid!

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