Niantic has announced a new season for Pokémon GO. Read on below to learn more:
A Warm Welcome to the Season of Alola in Pokémon GO
Pokémon from the sunny, tropical Alola region are making their debut in the new Pokémon GO Season.
Update 3/2/2022: Solgaleo, Lunala, Pyukumuku, Bruxish, Wishiwashi, Crabrawler, Palossand and more Alola Pokémon are coming soon to Pokémon GO during the Season of Alola. Comfey is only available as a regional exclusive in Hawaii.
A new Season is starting in Pokémon GO, and with it comes the debut of more Pokémon first found in the sunny region of Alola.
Through Wednesday, March 9, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time, Pokémon like Rowlet, Litten, and Popplio will be appearing in the wild, kicking off a Tropical Collection Challenge. Catch all the Pokémon in the Collection Challenge to contribute to your Elite Collector medal, as well as earn 7,000 XP and 15 Ultra Balls. Stock up on malasadas, and get ready to catch the following Pokémon during the Season of Alola!
Pokémon making their Pokémon GO debuts
- Rowlet, Dartrix, Decidueye
- Litten, Torracat, Incineroar
- Popplio, Brionne, Primarina
- Pikipek, Trumbeak, Toucannon
- Yungoos, Gumshoos
- Rockruff, Midday Forme Lycanroc, Midnight Forme Lycanroc
- Rockruff will evolve using 50 Candy into Midday Forme Lycanroc during daytime or into Midnight Forme Lycanroc at night in Pokémon GO
- Shiny Rockruff, Shiny Midday Forme Lycanroc and Shiny Midnight Forme Lycanroc are also now available
- Jangmo-o, Hakamo-o, Kommo-o
- Tapu Koko
While many of the Pokémon making their debuts during the Season of Alola will be appearing in the wild, others will be appearing in raids and as reward encounters for completing themed Field Research tasks. And while all the Pokémon debuting during the Season of Alola will continue to be available after the Season concludes, you’ll have a limited amount of time to complete the Tropical Collection Challenge—so be sure to make catching those Pokémon a priority!
Here’s where you can find each Pokémon during the Season of Alola.
Pokémon appearing in the wild
Pokémon appearing in raids
Pokémon appearing in Field Research reward encounters
Finally, here are the Pokémon that will be included in the Tropical Collection Challenge.
Welcome more Pokémon from Alola with the Season of Alola!
With the arrival of the Season of Alola comes a slew of Pokémon originally discovered in the Alola region! These Pokémon will be making their Pokémon GO debuts on Tuesday, March 1, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. local time.
Learn more about the Season of Alola at the Season website
Welcome to Alola
Tuesday, March 1, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Wednesday, March 9, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time
A Tropical Collection Challenge
A Collection Challenge to collect the following Pokémon first discovered in Alola will be available!
Complete the challenge to contribute to your Elite Collector medal and earn 7,000 XP and 15 Ultra Balls.
The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids.
Field Research Task Encounters
The following Pokémon will be available to encounter when you complete Field Research tasks!
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—The Pokémon GO team
Pokémon GO | Get ready for the Season of Alola!
More Pokémon originally found in the Alola region are coming to Pokémon GO! During the #SeasonOfAlola, look forward to three months of events highlighting Pokémon never before seen in Pokémon GO!
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Source: Official Pokémon GO blog
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