Are you ready to be electrified? Niantic has just released details for the Charge Up! Electric-type theme event that was announced in the March 2021 schedule of events. Mega Manectric, Therian Forme Thundurus, and Tynamo will be making their Pokémon GO debuts, along with a few gigawatts of other electrifying features.
|Tue., Mar. 16, 2021, @ 10:00am|
Mon., Mar. 22, 2021, @ 8:00pm (local time)
|DEBUTS: Tynamo, Therian Forme Thundurus, & Mega Manectric!|
|WILD: Alolan Geodude, Voltorb, Electrike, Stunfisk, Tynamo, and more.|
|5KM EGGS: Pichu, Elekid, Electrike, Shinx, Joltik, Tynamo, and Stunfisk.|
|1-STAR RAIDS: Voltorb, Shinx, Blitzle, Klink, and Tynamo.|
|3-STAR RAIDS: Alolan Raichu, Alolan Graveler, Magneton, and Ampharos.|
|5-STAR RAIDS: Therian Forme Thundurus.|
|MEGA RAIDS: Mega Manectric, Mega Houndoom, and Mega Abomasnow.|
|FIELD RESEARCH: Poké Balls, Ampharos Mega Energy, Manectric Mega Energy, encounters with Electric-type Pokémon, and more.|
|TIMED RESEARCH: Focused on evolving and powering up Electric-type Pokémon.|
|BONUS: ||Higher chance of receiving Evolution items when opening Gifts during the event period!|
|THERIAN FORME THUNDURUS|
CHARGE UP! Raids
Timed Research focused on evolving and powering up Electric-type Pokémon will be available!
Event-exclusive Field Research Tasks will be available that reward items and encounters such as:
- Poké Balls
- Ampharos Mega Energy
- Manectric Mega Energy
- Encounters with Electric-type Pokémon
The only power source capable of generating 1.21 gigawatts of lightning is a bolt of lightning! Luckily for us, this event has enough electricity to power the flux capacitor severy times over. What are you most looking forward to, McFly? The debuts? The Raids? Something else? Let us know in the comments, on our Discord Server, or on Twitter.
Always remember to obey your local health and safety mandates, and stay socially distanced! Stay safe, Fam!