Midweek in Pokémon: Update 3/12/2021

Pokémon Go:

A new referral system has been planned to go live, so soon you’ll be able to invite your friends to Play Pokémon Go along with you! Both players are said to earn rewards for playing through the referral system

Thundurus Incarnate has been spotted in Five Star Raids!

XL Candy bonuses are live! You will now be able to earn XL candy by walking with your buddy, catching evolved, Legendary or Mythical Pokémon or by trading

A new feature is being tested where players can click on an egg and see what potential Pokémon will spawn from it, as well as it’s rarity chance.

Pokémon TCG:

A new set has been announced, named Matchless Fighter that will come out on March 19th. The new set will feature Galarian Pokemon as well as Pokemon from the Aisle of Armor and Crown Tundra DLC