Darkrai, Altered Forme Giratina, And Virizion Will Be In Five-Star Raids April 28th

Darkrai, Altered Forme Giratina, And Virizion Will Be In Five-Star Raids April 28th

Remote Raid passes are now available and soon there will be some legendary Pokemon available in those raids.

Pokemon GO Live has announced that five-star raids will have Darkrai, Altered Forme Giratina, or Virizion available starting April 28th. Each one will only last a week so this is your chance to catch them if you missed your chance earlier.

Trainers,

In celebration of the release of Remote Raid Passes and the ability to take part in nearby Raid Battles remotely, some familiar faces are coming to five-star raids! If you missed out on getting Darkrai, Altered Forme Giratina, or Virizion, now’s your chance. If you’re lucky, you might encounter a Shiny one of any of these Pokémon!

  • From Tuesday, April 28, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. to Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7), Darkrai will be available in five-star raids.
  • From Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. to Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7), Altered Forme Giratina will be available in five-star raids.
  • From Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. to Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7), Virizion will be available in five-star raids.

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—The Pokémon GO team

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