This Week in Pokémon: April 5, 2021

Update 4/6/21: Added end dates for ongoing events
Update 4/5/21: Added Go Battle League and PVP Information for Pokémon Go

Pokémon Go:

ONGOING: Season of Legends (Until June 1st)

ONGOING: Therian Forme Tornadus in 5 Star Raids (until April 13th)

ONGOING: Shadow Zapdos in Go Rocket Research (until April 30th)

ONGOING: April Pokemon Go Events (Until April 30th)

ONGOING: Springtime in Pokemon Go (Until April 8th)

ONGOING: April 2021 Raid Tier List (Updated as needed)

Go Battle League Season 7 “Combined” PVP Leagues will start April 5 1PM PDT to April 12 1PM PDT. This will be a combination of the Great League, Great League Remix, Ultra League, Ultra League Premier Cup and Master League, Master League Classic ranked play.
Great League Remix will ban the 10 most popular Pokemon from play, but no word yet on which ten will not be allowed.
The Master League Classic Cup will not allow Pokemon that have been powered up with XL Candies
More information can be found at

Spotlight Hour: Tuesday April 6 @ 6PM Local – Buneary and 2x candy for transferring Pokémon

5 Star Raid Hour: Wednesday April 7 @ 6PM Local – Therian Forme Tornadus will take over any available gym

Community Day: Sunday April 11 From 11AM – 5PM Local – Snivy spawns will increase with better shiny odds

Pokémon Sword/Shield:

April 2: Magikarp and the Easter Exclusive Pokémon have left Wild Area Raids to be replaced with Ditto, Centiskorch and others. More Details to come!