Zapdos Archives

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[...]
Zapdos Raid Guide: Legendary Birds in Pokémon GO
Now, as of today at 1 PM Pacific, Zapdos will take over as the Legendary Raid boss Trainers will only have one week to catch this pure Electric/Flying-type Pokémon, which is available in its Shiny form… even though it's almost indistinguishable from the standard Zapdos With this Raid Guide, you can learn the top counters[...]
Pokémon GO Battle Night & Flying Cup Postponed
Zapdos will leave raids on October 2nd, replaced by Moltres The Fire/Flying-type Legendary bird will stay for a week, before being replaced by Giratina Origin Forme, which will be available Shiny for the first time in the game. Moltres and Giratina Origin Forme regular and Shiny comparisons in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic Zapdos had already been announced[...]
Zapdos, Articuno, and Cresselia Return to Pokémon GO in September
Following Heatran will be Cresselia, Articuno, and finally Zapdos All four of these Pokémon will be available in their Shiny forms. Zapdos, Articuno, and Cresselia Return to Pokémon GO in September Credit: Niantic This marks the first time that the Legendary Birds have been featured in Pokémon GO raids for over a year[...]
Mint-Grade Tropical Mega Battle Zapdos Pokémon Card On Auction
Until July 9th at 2:50 pm Eastern Time, Heritage has put a number of rare and valuable cards up for auction, including the topic of this article, a Mint 9-grade Zapdos phone card from the Tropical Mega Battle. Artwork featuring Zapdos from the Pokémon Trading Card Game This art has been used for various Pokémon cards,[...]
Pokémon GO Zapdos Day art
There's an entire Reddit thread going on about the problems players have been dealing with, but to sum it up, the availability and the specialness about Zapdos aren't that great. First and foremost, several areas couldn't find any Zapdos to collect, almost as if they were non-existent The biggest case that people are pointing out is[...]
Pokémon GO Zapdos Day art
With Pokémon GO Fest on the way this weekend, Niantic decided to release new info about another event in the game called Zapdos Day The company barely finished Articuno Day last week and they've decided to jump right into the next one, which included releasing dates and conditions. You can participate in the event no matter where you're[...]
'Pokémon GO' Has Finally Released Zapdos Into Regular Gameplay
Today, the company released some news that will get some people excited as they've released Zapdos into the game The news was confirmed earlier today via the game's Twitter account as people started finding the legendary creature without warning in their usual searches of the day. What are your thoughts on the new legendary creature being[...]