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Trainers! Pokémon GO has just released the June events schedule! Included are the returns of Regirock, Regice, and Registeel, a surprise Legendary Raid Boss, a new Research Breakthrough encounter, a surprise Mega Raid Boss, Spotlight Hours, and 3 new events! Let’s dive in and take a deeper look at the announcement!
JUNE RESEARCH BREAKTHROUGH
Trainers! Clamperl, the Bivalve Pokémon, will be appearing as your June Research Breakthrough. As an extra bonus throughout this month, you will also receive a free Remote Raid Pass and double XP when you achieve a Research Breakthrough
Note: Double XP for Research Breakthroughs will continue throughout the upcoming season.
|JUNE RESEARCH BREAKTHROUGH ENCOUNTER|
|Tue., June 1, 2021 @ 1pm PST|
Thu., July 1, 2021 @ 1pm PST
5-STAR & MEGA RAIDS
Regirock, Regice, and Registeel will start the month off, then a surprise Legendary Pokémon will take over to close out June!
Alongside that lineup of legendaries, Mega Lopunny, Mega Slowbro, and Mega Gyarados will rotate through Mega Raids during the month (full schedule below).
*Note: From June 1, 2021, only one Pokémon will be appearing in Mega Raids at a time.
|JUNE 1st @ 10:00AM – JUNE 17th @ 10:00AM (Local)|
|Raid Guide||Raid Guide||Raid Guide|
|JUNE 17th @ 10:00am – JUNE 30th @ 10:00am (local)|
|SURPRISE LEGENDARY POKEMON!|
MEGA RAID SCHEDULE
|JUNE 1st @ 10:00AM – JUNE 8th @ 10:00AM (local)|
|JUNE 8th @ 10:00AM – JUNE 17th @ 10:00AM (local)|
|JUNE 17th @ 10:00AM – JULY 2nd @ 10:00AM (local)|
- June 2nd – Regirock
- June 9th – Regice
- June 16th – Registeel
- June 23rd & 30th – TBA
JUNE EVENTS SPOTLIGHT HOURS
Join us on Sunday, June 6, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time for a Community Day event featuring Gible, the Land Shark Pokémon! For more details, check out our June Community Day Announcemnt
NEW JUNE EVENTS
A VERY SLOW DISCOVERY
From Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. through Sunday, June 13, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. local time, Galarian Slowpoke, Galarian Slowbro, and Mega Slowbro will make their Pokémon GO debuts! This event will be themed around lazy and active Pokémon and will include a Collection Challenge featuring Slowpoke and others!
From Thursday, June 17, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. through Sunday, June 20, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. local time, our solstice-themed event is back! Trainers in the northern hemisphere will encounter summer-themed Pokémon, while Trainers in the southern hemisphere will encounter winter-themed Pokémon. Look out for more details on June 16, 2021!
Trainers will be able to sink their two front teeth into an unexpected event from Friday, June 25, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. through Thursday, July 1, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. local time!
Giovanni will have Shadow Zapdos in his grasp from Tuesday, June 1, 2021, at 12:00 a.m. until Thursday, June 17, 2021, at 12:00 a.m. local time. If you haven’t already, complete the latest Team GO Rocket Special Research, The Higher They Fly…, to earn a Super Rocket Radar. This will help you track down the Team GO Rocket Boss and save Shadow Zapdos!
Giovanni will have a different Shadow Pokémon in his grasp starting on Thursday, June 17, 2021. Keep a lookout for further details in the coming weeks, Trainers!