Niantic just announced another Pokémon Go event to celebrate Pokémon Day and Pokémon’s 25th anniversary. On Sunday, February 28, 2021, there will be a Kanto-themed Raid Day from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. local time. During this window, Legendary Birds of Kanto, Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres will spawn more often in Legendary Raids and have increased shine rates. To help Trainers tackle these raids, there will be a free bundle of three Remote Raid Passes in the PokéShop and Trainers will be able to get up to five free Raid Passes by spinning PokéStops during the window of the l ‘event. While we’ve taken on the Legendary Three Birds before, a lot has changed since their last raid, so be sure to check out our raid guides when preparing your teams:
Additionally, Team GO Rocket will be back with new Special Research, more Team GO Rocket grunts, and an all new Legendary Shadow Pokémon to save from Giovanni! During the Team GO Rocket invasion, Trainers will be able to use Charged TMs on Shadow Pokémon to replace the Frustration move, so make sure you’ve stocked up on Charged TMs and your best Shadow Pokémon is ready to learn. new movements!
Are you excited about this chance in even more Articuno, Zapdos and Moltres? Have you been waiting for the opportunity to teach your Shadow Pokémon new moves? Or are you just happy to hear that we will be receiving more free remote raid passes? Let us know in the comments below, and be sure to check out our best Pokémon Go accessories, so you can be fully equipped on your Pokémon journey!