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Tonight is the Final Darkrai Raid Hour of 2021 in Pokémon GO
Pokémon GO continues their current Darkrai raid rotation into November for one final Raid Hour before it bows out toward the end of the week Friday's Festival of Lights event will see Darkrai replaced by the Swords of Justice trio composed of the Legendary Pokémon Cobalion, Terrakion, and Virizion Before then, though, Darkrai will be[...]
November 2021 Content Goes Live in Pokémon GO
Credit: Niantic Here's what will go live in Pokémon GO today: Research Breakthrough Encounter: Starting at 1 PM Pacific, you will be able to encounter Vullaby in the Research Breakthrough Box. Weekly Bundles: One remote raid pass for one PokéCoin every Monday of the month. Raids: Darkrai continues as the Tier Five raid boss and Mega Absol continues as the[...]
Pokémon GO Event Review: Halloween 2021 Special Raid Weekend
This weekend, Darkrai and Mega Absol raids were popping with increased frequency, encouraging Pokémon GO trainers to get out there to complete Tier Five and Mega Raids Did this event-within-an-event add to the Halloween 2021 experience? Let's take a look at what worked and what didn't work. Pokémon GO Halloween 2021 graphic[...]
Pokémon GO Halloween Mischief Special Raid Weekend Begins Today
The event will feature increased raids of not only the current Tier Five featured Pokémon Darkrai but also Mega Absol Let's get into the details of this as well as other upcoming Pokémon GO events. Halloween 2021 event graphic in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic The details of the Halloween Mischief Special Raid Weekend were posted over at the[...]
Pokémon TCG Spotlight: The Best Darkrai Cards Part 1
In honor of the current Darkrai feature in Tier Five raids in Pokémon GO during the season part of the Halloween 2021 event, let's take a look back at some of the most iconic Darkrai cards from the Pokémon TCG We'd love to hear from you, so chime in with your top Darkrai picks in[...]
Tonight is Darkrai Raid Hour in Pokémon GO: October 2021
Pokémon GO has brought forth the Dark-type Mythical Pokémon Darkrai into Tier Five raids as a feature of the Halloween Event Part Two Darkrai takes the place of Altered Forme Giratina and will be featured in both tonight's raid hour and next week's raid hour in Pokémon GO That means that this spooky Pokémon will[...]
Darkrai Raid Guide for Pokémon GO Players: October 2021
Starting with the upcoming second part of the Halloween 2021 event, Darkrai will enter into Tier Five raids in Pokémon GO It will replace Altered Forme Giratina as the Legendary raid boss until the conclusion of the event With this Raid Guide, you can prepare a team to take on this Dark-type Mythical Pokémon and[...]
Pokémon GO Announces October 2021 Raid Bosses With New Genesect
Niantic has announced their raid bosses for October 2021 in Pokémon GO. Including some expected appearances of Altered Forme Giratina and Darkrai with a new move, we also have the arrival of a new version of Genesect Let's get into the details. Genesect in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic Niantic posted the following details to the Pokémon GO blog: The[...]
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite January 2021 Community Day Details
This new system, based on both the odd-placement and bastardly penchant for hopping out of balls exhibited by the Unova Legendary Pokémon Kyurem, is meant to rate the difficulty of catching Legendary Pokémon in Pokémon GO raids on a scale of "One" through "Full @#$%ing Kyurem." This time, we take on a Legendary and Mythical[...]
The Final Darkrai Raid Hour of 2020 is Tonight in Pokémon GO
The Halloween 2020 Event is over in Pokémon GO, but one final vestige of the festivities remains active in the game: the raid boss, Darkrai Lugia won't take over as the featured Legendary until Thursday, which means that Wednesday's weekly raid hour is still set to be spooky with this Mythical Dark-type That's right: the[...]
Shiny Darkrai Raid Hour is Tonight in Pokémon GO
In honor of tonight's Darkrai Raid Hour, let's take a deep dive into this Pitch Black Pokémon's lore. Darkrai artwork in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic & The Pokémon Company International Dex entry number 491, Darkrai is a pure Dark-type species from the Sinnoh Region, introduced into the world of Pokémon with Generation Four[...]
Shiny Darkrai Raid Hour is Tonight in Pokémon GO
Darkrai Raid Hour is tonight in Pokémon GO From 6 PM – 7 PM, most of the gyms in the game will be taken over by Their Five raids featuring this Mythical Dark-type raid boss With these tips, you can maximize on Raid Hour in Pokémon GO and potentially even catch a Shiny Darkrai. Darkrai promotional image[...]
Why to Ignore “Recommended” Suggestions in Pokémon GO Raids
Dark Void, Darkrai's signature move, was found to be added to Niantic's code in a Pokémon GO datamine ahead of the Halloween 2020 Event This led many to rightfully predict that Darkrai would be the event's boss However, when Darkrai raids started, trainers were surprised to see that this Mythical Pokémon did not feature its[...]
Shiny Darkrai Raid Guide for Pokémon GO Players: Top Counters
Darkrai has entered Tier Five raids in Pokémon GO today as the official Halloween 2020 Raid Boss Trainers will have a week and a half to catch this Mythical Pokémon, which has its Shiny form available Notably, even though it has been added to the code, Darkrai does not have its signature move of Dark Void[...]
Full Halloween 2020 Event Raid Rotation in Pokémon GO
Led by the Mythical Pokémon Darkrai in Tier Fives, this spooky-themed set of raids will feature Ghost-types and Dark-types along with some Raid/Egg-exclusive staples. Halloween Event promotional graphic in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic The full raid rotation for the 2020 Halloween Event in Pokémon GO includes: Tier One:  Duskull – shiny available, standard rate Costume Bulbasaur – shiny available, unknown rate Costume[...]