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Tonight is Shock Drive Genesect Raid Hour in Pokémon GO
Tonight is Shock Drive Genesect Raid Hour in Pokémon GO Tonight, from 6 PM – 7 PM, Tier Five raids will be popping at most Gyms in the game with all of them featuring the Mythical Genesect with a Shock Drive that allows it to use an Electric-type variant of its Technoblast move when caught[...]
Shock Drive Genesect Raid Guide for Pokémon GO Players
A brand-new Drive debuts for Genesect now in Pokémon GO With Burn and Douse out of the way, we are now getting Shock Drive Genesect This special version of the Mythical Genesect debuts as the next Tier Five raid boss It will be the subject of the next Raid Hour and will be available before[...]
Can Shock Drive Genesect Be Shiny in Pokémon GO?
This weekend, Shock Drive Genesect will be released in Pokémon GO What we're here to answer is the big question: Will Shock Drive Genesect be available to encounter in its Shiny form? Genesect in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic Nope! Okay, see you guys later! There are five versions of Genesect that exist in the world of Pokémon and four we[...]
Shock Drive Genesect Arrives in January 2022 in Pokémon GO
Shock Drive Genesect is set to arrive this coming January in Pokémon GO as two other Legendary Pokémon make their return Let's get into the details. Shock Drive Genesect in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic Here is all of the news regarding Pokémon GO's raids in January 2021: Tier Five raids: Kyurem: From now until January 7th, 2022[...]
Today is Douse Drive Genesect Raid Hour #1 in Pokémon GO
Tonight is the one and only Douse Drive Genesect Raid Hour of October 2021 in Pokémon GO Douse Drive Genesect, which is classified as a different Forme but is really just Genesect holding a different Drive that gives it a Water-type version of its move Techno Blast when caught, will be appearing with increased frequency[...]
Genesect & Mega Gengar Arrive in Pokémon GO for October 2021
They will be replaced by the Unova Mythical Pokémon Genesect, appearing for the first time in its Douse Drive forme, and Mega Gengar Let's get into the full details for what Pokémon GO players can expect in raids starting today. Genesect in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic Niantic announced the details for these new raids over at the official Pokémon[...]
Douse Genesect Raid Guide for Pokémon GO Players: September 2021
Starting tomorrow, the Lake Trio is out of raids and Douse Drive Genesect is in This forme of Genesect will be making its Pokémon GO debut today in Tier Five raids With this Raid Guide, you can prepare a team to take on this Mythical Pokémon from the Unova region, perfect your catching strategy, and understand[...]
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[...]
Pokémon GO Unova Celebration Event 2021 Review
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." Now that we have assessed multiple generations of Legendaries,[...]
Explaining the New Collections Feature in Pokémon GO
In honor of Burn Drive Genesect's debut, let's take a deep dive into this prehistoric species' lore. Genesect in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic Dex entry number 649, Genesect is a Bug/Steel-type species from the Unova Region, introduced into the world of Pokémon with Generation Five This Mythical Pokémon, like most Mythicals and Legendaries, has no gender[...]
Full Raid Rotation for Unova Celebration 2021 in Pokémon GO
Burn Drive Genesect is here to bring back our long lost love: Raid Hour. Genesect in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic Now, Raid Hour hasn't been gone It has just been virtually unplayable due to perhaps the worst raid decision in Pokémon GO history Niantic opted to feature Kyurem, a species that had already been featured for a three-week span[...]
Pokémon GO New Year’s 2021 Celebration Event Review
Burn Drive Genesect debuts in Pokémon GO this week, bringing a new version of this Unova Mythical Pokémon to raids… kind of Let's take a look at what the different forms of Genesect are and what they mean for trainers looking to complete the set. Genesects various drives in Pokémon GO[...]
Pokémon GO New Year’s 2021 Celebration Event Review
After a short Ho-Oh stay, Genesect returns with a new feature: Burn Drive, which gives it a Fire-type attack Let's take a look at the top counters to help trainers take down Genesect, a dual Bug/Steell-type, which cannot yet be encountered in its Shiny form due to this being the Burn Drive debut With this[...]
Pokémon GO Unova Week Review: Was This Event Worth the Time?
Niantic underpromised and overdelivered in this event, big time. Ultra Unlock Unova Week released Shiny Roggenrola, Shiny Genesect and more Credit: Niantic Unova Raids The Tier One through Four raids were, on the other hand, not the spiciest Niantic balanced this out by having Alolan Marowak appear as the only non-Unova Pokémon in the rotation to give Shiny[...]
Genesect Raid Hour: Last Chance for Shiny Genesect in Pokémon GO
Genesect is currently the Tier Five raid boss in Pokémon GO for the Ultra Unlock: Unova Week event Because this Mythical Pokémon is leaving on Friday as this event ends, that means that tonight at 6PM local time is the one and only Genesect Raid Hour If you haven't yet caught your Shiny Genesect, now[...]