This Week in Pokémon GO: 25 September – 1 October 2023

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Dive into an action-packed week in Pokémon GO beginning September twenty fifth! Encounter the glistening Hisuian Growlithe making its shiny debut and revel in elevated sightings of Kecleon at PokéStops in the course of the “Out to Play” occasion.

On September thirtieth, Azurill guarantees pleasure because it hatches extra continuously from 2km eggs, providing a golden alternative to discover a shiny! Unravel the mysteries of the “Adventures Abound Particular Analysis” and select your Paldean companion for a novel bonding journey.

For these aiming for mastery, the race is on to finish the Timed Investigation and earn the unequalled Grasp Ball. However that's not all – battle fans can gear up for the GO Battle League Season 16, whereas raiders put together for epic confrontations in opposition to legends like Entei, Suicune, and Raikou.

And maintain your eyes peeled for the elusive Shiny Shadow Zapdos! There's a plethora of adventures ready, so trainers, gear up and set out!

Out to Play Occasion

  • Growlithe (Hisuian)

  • Kecleon

September 27, 2023 from 10:00am to October 2, 2023, 8:00pm native time a brand new occasion, the Out to Play occasion takes place. Hisuian Growlithe makes their shiny debut, and Kecleon will seem extra continuously at PokéStops.

Azurill Hatch Day

  • Azurill

September 30, 2023 at 2:00pm to five:00pm native time is Azurill Hatch Day. Azurill will hatch extra continuously from 2km eggs, with a rise likelihood of hatching a shiny!

Adventures Abound Particular Analysis

Select your Paldean companion Pokémon! A brand new Particular Analysis story with branching paths might be accessible to Trainers! All through Pokémon GO: Adventures Abound, you’ll be capable of journey collectively and bond together with your chosen companion Pokémon.

You'll be able to declare this Particular Analysis for gratis from Tuesday, September 5, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. to Friday, December 1, 2023, at 9:59 a.m. native time.

Timed Investigation: Grasp Ball

Pokemon GO master ball
Pokemon GO grasp ball

Embark on the trail to mastery, Trainers. A Timed Investigation is a prolonged collection of challenges accessible throughout a set time period. Seeing this journey by will provide among the rarest rewards you possibly can get hold of in Pokémon GO.

Timed Investigation: Grasp Ball might be accessible all through Pokémon GO: Adventures Abound. Full the Timed Investigation by Tuesday, November 21, 2023, at 8:00 p.m. native time to obtain the easiest Poké Ball with the last word stage of efficiency—the Grasp Ball.

When used, it can catch any Pokémon you encounter in Pokémon GO with out fail, whether or not or not it's within the wild, by Lure Modules, after Raid Battles, or whereas utilizing your Each day Journey Incense.

  • For Trainers who're unable to finish Timed Investigation: Grasp Ball by November 21, 2023, a Particular Analysis ticket that awards a Grasp Ball might be accessible to buy.

GO Battle League Season 16
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GO Battle League: Adventures Abound will begin on Friday, September 1, 2023, at 12:00 p.m. PT.

The next will happen at first of the Season:

  • Finish-of-Season rewards might be accessible on the battle display screen.
  • Your GO Battle League rank might be reset.
  • Rank-up necessities will stay the identical because the prior
September 22 – September 29
  • Nice League
  • Psychic Cup: Nice League Version
September 29 – October 6
  • 🟡 Extremely League
  • 🔵 Sunshine Cup: Nice League Version

Highlight Hour

Pokémon Spotlight Hour


Tuesday September twenty sixth 6pm until 7pm native time now we have Growlithe because the featured Pokémon for highlight hour, together with 2x Stardust for catching Pokémon.


The next PokéStop showcases will happen throughout this week:

Date and Time Showcase
September 27 – September 29
10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. native time

  • Growlithe

  • Growlithe (Hisuian)

September 30 – October 2
10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. native time

  • Growlithe

  • Growlithe (Hisuian)


Raid Hour

  • Entei

  • Suicune

  • Raikou

Wednesday September twenty seventh 6pm until 7pm native time Entei, Suicune and Raikou will seem in five-star raids.

Mega Raids

Gardevoir (Mega)

From September 16 to October 6 Mega Gardevoir will seem in Mega Raids.

5-Star Raids

  • Entei

  • Suicune

  • Raikou

From September 23 to October 6 Entei, Suicune and Raikou will seem in five-star raids, and they are often shiny.

Shadow Raids
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Team GO Rocket Shadow Raids
Group GO Rocket Shadow Raids

One-star and three-star Shadow Raids might be accessible every day, whereas five-star Shadow Raids will happen on Saturdays and Sundays, until in any other case famous. Additionally, Shadow Zapdos will swoop into five-star Shadow Raids throughout Adventures Abound!

Zapdos (Shadow)

For the primary time in Pokémon GO, chances are you'll even encounter a Shiny Shadow Zapdos—if you happen to’re fortunate!

Season of Adventures Abound
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Season of Adventures Abound: Bonuses
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The next bonuses are particular to Season 12: Adventures Abound.

Trainers can divulge heart's contents to 40 Items every day

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Trainers can maintain as much as to 40 Items of their bag

Elevated injury when taking part in raids with a good friend

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Elevated XP from going up a Friendship stage


Season of Adventures Abound Analysis Breakthrough

  • From September 1, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT -7) to December 1, 2023, at 1:00 p.m.
    PDT (GMT -7)
  • Full Area Analysis duties throughout the entire season to earn an encounter from a pool of Pokémon, together with Sableye, Galarian Farfetch'd, Larvitar, Furfrou, Bagon and Goomy.

  • Sableye

  • Farfetch'd (Galarian)

  • Larvitar

  • Furfrou

  • Bagon

  • Goomy

Season of Adventures Abound Area Analysis Duties
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Beginning this Season, Area Analysis duties that beforehand rotated on a month-to-month foundation will now rotate Seasonally. Area Analysis duties that award an encounter with Spinda will nonetheless rotate month-to-month. For a full checklist of the season subject analysis duties try our checklist right here.

Seasonal Rotations

Wild Spawns
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Completely different Pokémon will seem within the wild! Because the Season modifications, totally different Pokémon will seem in several areas the world over!


  • Gengar

  • Gulpin

  • Beldum

  • Tranquill

  • Scraggy

  • Gothita

  • Dedenne


  • Chansey

  • Staravia

  • Lopunny

  • Croagunk

  • Shelmet

  • Morelull

  • Oranguru


  • Onix

  • Sableye

  • Aggron

  • Darumaka

  • Golett

  • Fletchinder

  • Togedemaru

Seashores & Water

  • Slowbro

  • Shellder

  • Pelipper

  • Karrablast

  • Goomy

  • Dewpider

  • Sandygast

Northern Hemisphere

  • Chikorita

  • Cyndaquil

  • Totodile

  • Larvitar

  • Deerling (Autumn)

  • Tyrunt

  • Amaura

Southern Hemisphere

  • Snivy

  • Tepig

  • Oshawott

  • Tirtouga

  • Archen

  • Deerling (Spring)

  • Deino

*Should you’re fortunate, chances are you'll encounter a Shiny one!


The next Pokémon hatch from Eggs this Season. These are just a few highlighted Egg hatches, extra Pokémon can hatch from every egg group!

2 km Eggs

  • Chinchou

  • Meditite

  • Larvesta

  • Fomantis

  • Lechonk

5 km Eggs

  • Lickitung

  • Gligar

  • Larvesta

  • Sprigatito

  • Fuecoco

  • Quaxly

7 km Eggs

  • Growlithe (Hisuian)

  • Voltorb (Hisuian)

  • Qwilfish (Hisuian)

  • Sneasel (Hisuian)

10 km Eggs

  • Larvesta

  • Carbink

  • Goomy

  • Jangmo-o

  • Frigibax

Journey Sync Rewards
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The next Pokémon hatch from Journey Sync Eggs this Season. These are just a few highlighted Egg hatches, extra Pokémon can hatch from every egg group.

5 km Eggs

  • Cranidos

  • Shieldon

  • Happiny

  • Munchlax

  • Alomomola

10 km Eggs

  • Gible

  • Goomy

  • Rockruff

  • Jangmo-o

*Should you’re fortunate, chances are you'll encounter a Shiny one!

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