This week in Pokemon: May 24, 2021

Edit 5/25: If you want an easier way to get a Sylveon during the Luminous Legends Y Bonus week, name an Eevee “Kira” before evolving! The name trick only works once, so choose wisely!

Edit 5/25: Updated Raid Tier List link to include the Eevee-lutions

ONGOING: Season of Legends (Until June 1)

ONGOING: Galarian Ponyta in Research Breakthrough (Until June 1st)

ONGOING: Go Rocket Special Research – Shadow Moltres (Until June 1st)

ONGOING: May Events

ONGOING: May Raid Tier Boss List

TM Away Frustration from Shadow Pokemon, ends tomorrow May 25th (Part of the Luminous Legends Y Part 1 event)

Luminous Legends: Y” Part 2 Starts Tuesday May 25 and runs until May 31st (Sylveon Eeveelution possible, fairy types in the wild, Eevee and it’s Evolutions in raids)

Because the Global Challenge to defeat 25 Million Rocket Grunts was completed, 3x Catch XP will be live until May 31st and Galarian Zigzagoon will be in 1 Star Raids (with Shiny chance)

A free Event bundle will be in the store that contains a free raid pass, 15 Pokeballs and 15 Great Balls

Yveltal leaves 5 Star Raids Tuesday May 25th, but will return in the 5 Star Raid Hour Wednesday May 26th

Spotlight Hour: Marill and 2x Catch Stardust (Tuesday May 25th 6pm-7pm)

5 Star Raid Hour: Yveltal takes over all available gyms Wednesday May 26th 6pm – 7pm

A nest Rotation will occur after the raid hour on Wednesday

Special Partner Weekend is this Saturday May 29th

This Week in Pokémon: May 3, 2021

Update: 5/3: Corrected Raid hour boss from Incarnate Forms to Xerneas

Pokémon Go:

ONGOING: Season of Legends (Until June 1)

ONGOING: GBL Season 7 – Ultra League and Premier Cup (Until May 10)

ONGOING: Galarian Ponyta in Research Breakthrough (Until June 1st)

ONGOING: Go Rocket Special Research – Shadow Moltres (Until June 1st)

ONGOING: May Events

Luminous Legends X runs from May 4-17

Spotlight Hour: Cottonee and 2x Catch Candy May 4 6pm – 7pm

5 Star Raid Hour: Xerneas May 5 6pm -7pm

This Week in Pokémon: April 26, 2021

Pokémon Go:

ONGOING: Season of Legends (Until June 1st)

ONGOING: Therian Forme Landorus in 5 Star Raids (until April 27th)

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

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

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

Incarnate Forms of Landorus, Thundurus and Tornadus will be appearing in 5 Star Raids Starting April 27 (End Date Unknown)

Spotlight Hour: Finneon and 2x Catch Exp Tuesday, April 27

5 Star Raid Hour: Therian “Force of Nature” Pokémon (Wednesday April 28th 6pm – 7pm)

Nest Rotation Wednesday April 28th, 8pm EST

A Snappy Event” will start Saturday April 29th

Pokémon Sword/Shield

The Eiscue special weekend has ended and Wild Area Raids have reverted back to normal, including Centiskorch, Corviknight and Orbeetle

New Releases

New Pokémon Snap (Nintendo Switch) April 30th

This Week in Pokémon: April 19, 2021

Pokémon Go:

ONGOING: Season of Legends (Until June 1st)

ONGOING: Therian Forme Landorus in 5 Star Raids (until April 27th)

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

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

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

ONGOING: GBL Season 7 Great League and Great League Remix (until April 26th)

Sustainability Week Starts April 20th

Spotlight Hour: Grimer & 2x Stardust for catching Pokémon (Tuesday April 20th 6pm-7pm local)

5 Star Raid Hour: Therian Forme Landorus (Wednesday April 21st 6pm – 7pm)

Friendship Day Event: Saturday April 24th 11am-2pm