Time to break out the cans of Raid Trainers! We’re about to be infested!
This weekend, you can expect a swarm of Pokémon related to the Genesect story as well as a new shiny release, 2x catch/hatch stardust, and the Special Research Story: A Drive to Investigate! Let’s crawl into the details!
|Fri., Mar. 20, 2020, @ 8:00am|
Mon., Mar. 23, 2020, @ 10:00pm (local time)
|FEATURES: ||WILD: Normal-, Fire-, Water-, Electric-, and Ice-type Pokémon appearing more frequently in the wild.|
Examples: Nincada, Jigglypuff, Magnemite, Marill, Houndour, and Snorunt
|EGGS: Nincada, Karrablast, and Shelmet will be hatching more often from 5 km Eggs.|
|SHINY: Nincada Family|
|RAIDS: One-star to four-star Raid Battles will feature various Bug- or Steel-type Pokémon.|
|Cobalion with the Charged Attack Sacred Sword will be appearing in five-star raids. If you’re lucky, you might encounter a Shiny one!|
|BONUSES:||2x Catch Stardust|
|2x Hatch Stardust|
Genesect-themed Weekend Event
Get ready for a weekend full of normal, fire, water, ice, and electricity! The following Pokémon are likely to spawn more frequently in the wild:
New Shiny Pokémon
Some new Shiny Pokémon are making their way to Pokémon GO, both in the wild and 5km Eggs! Let’s take a look!
|Shiny Nincada Family|
EVEN MORE STARDUST! This event is providing Trainers the chance to earn 2x Catch/Hatch Stardust, so here are our handy dandy tables!
|Catches||2x Catch Stardust||W/Star Piece|
|Base Evolution||200 (250*)||300 (375*)|
|Second Evolution||600 (750*)||900 (1,125*)|
|Third Evolution||1000 (1,250*)||1,500 (1,875*)|
|Daily Catch Bonus||1,200||1,800|
|7-Day Catch Bonus||6,000||9,000|
|* With Weather Boost|
|Egg-type||2x Hatch Stardust Range||W/Star Piece|
|2km Egg||800 – 1,600||1,200 – 2,400|
|5km Egg||1,600 – 3,200||2,400 – 4,800|
|7km Egg||1,600 – 3,200||2,400 – 4,800|
|10km Egg||3,200 – 6,800||4,800 – 10,200|