Pokémon Go: Rivals Week and Banned Pokémon in GBL Remix Cup

The Rivals Week details and the banned list for the GL Remix cup (both coming next week) have been announced.

Great League Remix will take place between April 12th – 26th

Banned Pokémon in the Great League Remix Cup include the Following:

  • Venusaur
  • Raichu
  • Alolan Raichu
  • Marowak
  • Alolan Marowak
  • Azumarill
  • Umbreon
  • Skarmory
  • Swampert
  • Galvantula
  • Stunfisk
  • Galarian Stunfisk
  • Talonflame

Rivals Week: April 13th 10am – 18th 8pm

  • Skrelp, Clauncher, and Therian Forme Landorus will debut in game
  • Skrelp, Clauncher, Hitmonchan, Hitmonlee, Makuhita, Meditite, Zangoose, Seviper, and more will begin appearing in the wild
  • Machop, Tyrogue, Elekid, Magby, Makuhita, Meditite, Zangoose, and Seviper will be added to the 5km egg pool
  • Skrelp, Clauncher, Nidoqueen, Nidoking, Zangoose, Seviper, and more will appear in raids
  • Themed Field Research tasks will be available and reward encounters with Skrelp, Clauncher, and more
  • A Global challenge to Win Raid Battles will unlock 2x Catch Stardust during the event
  • Rocket Grunts will take over stops and in balloons more frequently
  • More information at https://pokemongolive.com/post/rivals-week-2021/

This Week in Pokemon: 3/29/2021

Pokémon Go:

ONGOING: Gible in Research Rewards (Until Tuesday 3/31)

ONGOING: Shadow Articuno can be rescued from Giovanni (Until Tuesday 3/31)

ONGOING: Season of Legends (Until June 1)

ONGOING: Therian Forme Thundurus in 5 Star Raids (until Tuesday 3/30)

ONGOING: Every Monday in March, a free one-time bundle containing 10 Ultra Balls, 10 Razz Berries, and a Remote Raid Pass will be available in the shop.

Therian Forme Tornadus will be in 5 Star Raids (March 30-April 6)

Spotlight Hour: Slugma & 2x Catch Candy (March 30 6p-7p local)

5 star raid hour: Therian Forme Tornadus will be appearing in 5 Star Raids on every available gym (Wednesday 3/31 6p-7p local)

April 1-30, Giovanni will have Shadow Zapdos

The April Events will start Thursday Apr 1

Pokémon Sword/Shield:

ONGOING: Fighting and Fairy types in Gigantamax Raids (End Date TBA)

A Mystery Gift of 12 Exp Candy XL and 12 Big Nuggets can be redeemed using code ADVENTUREB9F until April 3