Lugia raids and Ho-Oh raids are coming again throughout a particular raid problem weekend, beginning this Friday (Dec 14) and lasting till Monday (Dec 17). Lugia and Ho-Oh are presumably coming again to save lots of the day, as nobody sane is raiding Cresselia anymore! Simply kidding, however nonetheless… :o)

Date + Time 

  • From Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, at 1 p.m. PST (GMT −eight)
  • Till Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, at 1 p.m. PST (GMT −eight)


  • Legendary Pokémon Lugia and Ho-Oh shall be becoming a member of Raid Battles!
  • Should you’re fortunate, you could encounter a Shiny Lugia or Shiny Ho-Oh!

We all know you’ll ask, so earlier than you ask: we don’t have any info huevos pokemon go, if Aeroblast and Sacred Firewill be launched. Aeroblast is Lugia’s signature transfer and Sacred Hearth is Ho-Oh’s signature transfer, and this might be the right alternative to launch them, however hey, we all know as a lot as you do proper now. We’ll attain out to our contacts to see if we will shovel some extra details about it.

We’re updating our raid guides as you’re studying this. Listed here are a couple of fast hyperlinks:

  • Lugia Raid Boss Counter Information
  • Ho-Oh Raid Boss Information: counters, climate increase, catch fee

Keep in your toes and don’t freeze to demise this weekend. I do know I wont, trigger I’ll be raiding in a GO Hub Ugly Christmas sweater (what a shameless plug, yuck myself). Nonetheless, it’s a cool piece of merch: