Zapdos Archives

Pokémon TCG - Pokémon GO Set Preview: Zapdos
Today, we've got the Team Instinct Mascot, the Electric/Flying-type Legendary Zapdos I love Yuya Oka's take on Zapdos, with that bright blue glowing lightning coming in sparks off of its wings and talons Now, I'm not sure about this, but I believe that, like most special sets, every rare will be holographic If that is true,[...]
Tonight is Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres Bonus Raid Hour in Pokémon GO
First, Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres will be back for a special Raid Hour tonight as part of the Mischief Unbound event in Pokémon GO From 6 PM – 7 PM, raids will be taken over by the Legendary Birds of Kanto which can indeed be encountered in their Shiny forms. Articuno in Pokémon GO[...]
Moltres Raid Guide for Pokémon GO Players: November 2021
The Legendary Birds of Kanto will be back for a special Raid Hour tomorrow as part of the Mischief Unbound event in Pokémon GO. From 6 PM – 7 PM, raids will be taken over by Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres, all of which can be encountered in their Shiny forms With this Raid Guide, you can prepare[...]
Zapdos Raid Guide for Pokémon GO Players: November 2021
The Legendary Birds of Kanto will be back for a special Raid Hour tomorrow as part of the Mischief Unbound event in Pokémon GO. From 6 PM – 7 PM, raids will be taken over by Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres, all of which can be encountered in their Shiny forms With this Raid Guide, you can prepare[...]
Articuno Raid Guide for Pokémon GO Players: November 2021
The Legendary Birds of Kanto will be back for a special Raid Hour tomorrow as part of the Mischief Unbound event in Pokémon GO. From 6 PM – 7 PM, raids will be taken over by Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres, all of which can be encountered in their Shiny forms With this Raid Guide, you can prepare[...]
Pokémon TCG: Legendary Bird Black Stars Up For Auction At Heritage
Heritage Auctions, an auction house based in Dallas, Texas, that primarily deals in auctions pertaining to comics, video games, trading cards, and other collectibles, has put a Black Star promo copy of each Legendary Bird Pokémon Trading Card Game card from Pokémon The Movie 2000 up for auction! Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres are all very[...]
What is the June 2021 Shadow Legendary in Pokémon GO?
Shadow Zapdos is back after Shadow Moltres, but this current feature is actually a delayed extension of April 2021's Team GO Rocket rotation rather than something new I'll explain. Pokémon GO was set to feature the three Legendary Birds of Kanto as Shadow Pokémon through the Season of Legends Shadow Articuno would appear in March, Shadow Zapdos[...]
The Unreleased Hoenn Shinies in Pokémon GO – Part Six
In honor of this week's Kanto Legendary presence in Pokémon GO, let's take a look back at some of the most iconic Zapdos cards from the Pokémon TCG We're covering modern and vintage here, and we'd love to hear from you as well Let us know your four favorite Zapdos cards in the comments below. Base[...]
Mewtwo Raid Guide for Pokémon GO Players: February 2021
Starting Saturday, February 20th at 9 AM and running until Monday, March 1st at 8 AM local time, Mewtwo, Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres will feature in raids Let's take a look at the top counters to help trainers take down Zapdos, a dual Electric/Flying-type, which can be encountered in its Shiny form With this Raid[...]
When Will the Galarian Legendary Birds Come to Pokémon GO?
While Galarian Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres enter the main series games, Pokémon GO celebrates with a few Galarian releases of their own as a mini tie-in event for the occasion However, with Galarian variants of previously released species already showing up in Pokémon GO, how long will it be before the Galar variants of the Legendary Birds[...]
Pokémon GO Releases Final September 2020 Raid Rotation
A Zapdos-centric raid rotation has come to Pokémon GO… but it will only last for a few days Articuno's rotation had a full week but, when Zapdos stormed into raids, the rotation was taken over by the game's current event at the time, the Mega Buddy Challenge, which saw Niantic feature "large Pokémon" in the raids[...]
Pokémon GO Releases Final September 2020 Raid Rotation
Zapdos Raid Hour is tonight from 6 PM to 7 PM local time in Pokémon GO The current Legendary bosses have been having week-long stays, meaning that they're only getting one Raid Hour each This will be the last chance to get Zapdos before it leaves the raid rotation this Friday, when it will be[...]
Shiny Lapras Raid Guide for Solo Pokémon GO Trainers
In honor of Zapdos's current stint as the Legendary Raid Boss in Pokémon GO, let's take a deep dive into the second of the Legendary birds' lore before it leaves raids this coming Friday. Zapdos is one of the Legendary Birds, an Electric/Flying-type Pokémon Credit: The Pokémon Company. Dex entry number 145, Zapdos is a dual Electric/Flying-type[...]
Shiny Blastoise, Charizard, & Venusaur in Pokémon GO Photobombs
This set the Pokémon GO community off with theories and expectations as to whether the next two Legendaries, Zapdos and Moltres, would continue the pattern and arrive with their trademark Legacy moves So, now that Zapdos has been released in raids… does it come with the Legacy Fast Attack of Thunder Shock? Zapdos Shiny and regular comparison[...]