Xerneas, The pure Fairy Legendary-type Pokémon is coming soon to Pokémon GO during the Luminous Legends X event featuring the debut of Xerneas along with other Fairy Y Continue types.
Date and Time
From the official announcement:
This event will start on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 to 10:00 am. to Monday, may 17th, 2021 to 8:00 pm. local time.
“A legend will soon light up our world: Xerneas, the Pokémon Life, will make its debut in Pokémon GO during the Luminous Legends X event! Some Dragon and Fairy-type Pokémon originally discovered in the Kalos The region will also come for the trip, as Syringe, Swirlix, Y Goomy! A new item is also coming to Pokémon GO: the Rainy Lure module, which can be used to evolve. Sliggoo (the evolution of Goomy) within Goodra. You can also evolve Sliggoo when the weather in the game is rainy.
Xerneas will make its Pokémon GO debut in five star raids! This legendary fairy-type Pokémon originally discovered in the Kalos region has horns on its head that glow in seven different colors, and legends say that it is known to share eternal life.
Syringe, Swirlix, Y Goomy will make its debut in Pokémon GO!
Syringe Y Swirlix will appear more frequently in the wild alongside other Dragon and Fairy-type Pokémon, such as Dratini, Ralts, Wagon, Cottonee, and more. If you are very lucky, you may find a Goomy In nature!”
Let’s analyze this ad. Firstly, Xerneas has been officially announced as the next 5-star raid boss. This is great news for anyone looking to capture and use the stronger Fairy Pokémon type in the game upon release.
Xerneas’ stats are as follows:
As we can see, Xerneas has great potential in PvE Y PvP making it a versatile solid Pokémon to use. You can find our guide to defeating Xerneas here: Xerneas Raid Guide.
Xerneas reaches its maximum 4,275 at level 50 and has an incredibly strong attack and stamina stat.
Syringe, Swirlix Y Goomy they are also coming soon as a celebration of this event.
These Pokémon originated in the Kalos region and it will be an exciting new addition to the game, especially a fan favorite, Goomy! We published an article that details how Goodra, the evolution of Goomy, works in the Pokémon GO metagame: Goodra meta-analysis. Check it out!
The Rainy Lure module debuts in Pokémon GO
In addition to the introduction to these Pokémon, we will also receive a new item, the Rainy lure module, as mentioned here:
Rainy Lure modules are coming to Pokémon GO! This lure module will attract certain Pokémon that like rain, such as Water, Bug, and Electric-type Pokémon. When you are near a PokéStop with an active rain decoy module, you can turn Sliggoo (the evolution of Goomy) into Goodra. You can also evolve Sliggoo when the weather in the game is rainy.
The Rainy lure module it will be the only way to evolve Sliggoo within Goodra. Not only will Goomy It will be a rare encounter in the game, but it also has a different way of evolving by doing Goodra an awesome Pokémon to own.
Field research tasks
Complete the event’s exclusive timed investigation to find Fairy-type Pokémon, including Spritzee and Swirlix, and receive a Rainy Decoy Module and other rewards.
Field research assignments unique to the event will lead to encounters with Psychic, Continue Y Fairy Pokémon type, including Ponyta de Galar, Gible, Syringe, Y Swirlix. Exclusive for events AR Mapping Tasks will lead to encounters with Ponyta de Galar.
Here is the full list of tasks:
|Catch 10 Dragon-type Pokémon||Gible|
|Catch 5 Fairy-type Pokémon||Marill, Cottonee|
|Catch 10 Fairy-type Pokémon||Spritzee, Swirlix|
|Catch 15 Fairy-type Pokémon||Ponyta de Galar|
|Use 7 berries to help catch Pokémon.||Spritzee, Swirlix|
|Win 2 raids||Gible|
Timed investigation tasks
The following timed research is available during the Luminous Legends X event guide. Please complete it before the event ends.
- Send 5 Gifts to Friends – Jigglypuff (s)
- Defeat 3 Team GO Rocket Grunts – Bagon (s)
- Catch 7 Fairy-type Pokémon: Clefairy (s)
- Stage rewards: 1500 XP; 15 × Big Ball
- Win 7 hearts with your friend – 10 × Razz Berry
- Purify 3 Shadow Pokémon – Dratini (s)
- Catch 15 Fairy-type Pokémon: Marill (s)
- Stage rewards: 2000 XP; 1 × rocket radar
- Defeat GO Team Rocket Leader Arlo – 5 × Hyper Potion
- Defeat Team GO Cliff’s Rocket Leader – 3 × Revive
- Defeat Team GO Rocket Leader Sierra – 3 × Maximum Potion
- Stage rewards: 2500 XP; 1 × super rocket radar
- Find Team GO Rocket Boss – 2000 XP
- Fight Team GO Rocket Boss – 2000 XP
- Defeat the Team Go Rocket boss – 2000 XP
- Stage rewards: 3000 XP; 1 × incense
- Evolve 3 Fairy-type Pokémon – 1 × Sinnoh Stone
- Use an incense – Mawile (s)
- Catch 20 Fairy-type Pokémon – Spritzee
- Stage rewards: 4000 XP; 10 × Nanab Berries
- Make 10 Great Throws – Swirlix
- Use 15 Berries to Help Catch Pokémon – Cottonee
- Catch 7 different species of Fairy-type Pokémon – Azumarill
- Stage rewards: 6000 XP; 15 × Ultra Ball
- Complete 5 Field Research Tasks: 25 x Poké Ball
- Win 1 Raid – Gible (s)
- Catch 50 Fairy-type Pokémon – Clefable
- Stage Rewards: 5000 Stardust; 1 × rainy lure
The following Pokémon will hatch from the 7 km Eggs: Cleffa, Igglybuff, Azurill, Gible, Swirlix, Y Syringe.
If you’re looking for a good IV Swirlix and Spritzee, hatching eggs are a great way to increase your chances of having one with good stats to evolve.
Psychic, Continue Y Fairy Pokémon type like Ponyta de Galar, Alolan Exeggutor, XerneasAnd more will appear in raids! The following raid bosses will appear during the event:
You can find raid guides for all of these Pokémon in our Pokémon GO Raid Guides section.
Position does it move
Dragonite Y Salamence You will be able to learn certain attacks during this event:
- Evolve a Dragonair or use a TM loaded in a Dragonite to teach it Drake meteor,
- Evolve a Shelgon or use a TM loaded in a Salamence to teach it Indignation.
If you missed the respected Community days To get these exclusive moves, you’re in luck, as this event allows you to relearn these moves through ChargeTM or evolution.
Also, you can work with other Trainers to catch Fairy-type Pokémon by doing so, you can unlock rewards during the second half of the event! From Tuesday, May 4, 2021, to 10:00 am to Tuesday May 11, 2021, to 8:00 pm local time, you and other Trainers around the world can work together to capture 500 million Fairy-type Pokémon in total. If the objective is met, there will be special bonuses available in Tuesday, May 11, 2021, to 10:00 am to Monday, may 17th, 2021, to 8:00 pm local time. TO 3 × Catch XP The bonus will be active for the rest of the event.
This shows that we have to catch 500 million Fairy Pokémon type during the second half of this event to unlock special bonuses that will grant us a 3x XP capture bonus to help those looking to level up.
Pancham and Shiny Galarian Ponyta
Pancham It will make its debut in Pokémon GO, appearing in raids for the remainder of the event.
If you are lucky, you may find a Shining Galar Ponyta! Shiny Galarian Ponyta will continue to be available after the event.
Pancham it’s a cigar Struggle type Pokémon that was introduced in Generation VI that evolves in Pangoro.
Shining Legends & Event
You can also wait for the Luminous Legends Y event, coming soon! In this event, the Legendary Pokémon Yveltal, the Pokémon Destruction, will make its debut in Pokémon GO, and Pancham will hatch Strange eggs. More details soon!
Yveltal it’s a Dark + guy that has exactly the same stats as Xerneas. These 2 Pokémon are incredibly powerful and will be sought after in raids due to their versatility in PvE Y PvP.
May seems like an exciting month for events within Pokémon GO with the launch of new Pokémon and challenges just around the corner!
This will also be a great way to acquire Continue Y Fairy Pokémon type for those who are trapped in the All-in-One # 151 quest to get bright Meow.
Best of luck catching these new Pokémon and remember to stay safe!
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