Pokemon Go September 2021 events: Lake trio, Fashion Week and more
We’re nearing the end of September, but there are still a few more events in store for Pokemon Go this month. The game’s mischief season is now underway, and as part of it, developer Niantic is hosting a variety of events over the coming weeks, including the, a new celebration of Fashion Week and more. Here’s a rundown of all the biggest events and activities happening in Pokemon Go in September 2021.
Legendary Raid Rotation
Several Legendary Pokémon return in Five Star Raid Battles throughout September.with Aeroblast was the featured legendary raid boss during the first half of the month. Following his departure, the lake trio appear in five-star raids in their respective regions from September 14 to October 1. You can see the Legendary September Raid Schedule below.
Sep 14 – Oct 1
- Azelf (Americas / Greenland)
- Mesprit (Europe / Middle East / Africa / India)
- Uxie (Asia-Pacific)
September Hours on Pokémon
Every Tuesday evening, Niantic hosts a Spotlight Hour event in Pokemon Go from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. local time. During this hour, a certain Pokémon will appear in the wild much more often than usual, and a special bonus will be active in the game, earning you additional experience points or candy. Here are September’s flagship Pokémon and bonuses:
- Pokemon Spotlight: Spoink
- Spotlight Bonus: 2x Stardust capture
- Spotlight on Pokémon: Baltoy
- Spotlight Bonus: 2x XP capture
- Pokemon Spotlight: Skitty
- Spotlight Bonus: 2x Catch Candy
- Pokemon Spotlight: Alolan Meowth
- Spotlight Bonus: 2x Transfer Candy
returns in Pokemon Go from September 21 to 28. As part of the event, the Pokemon Poodle Furfrou will appear in the game for the first time, and you’ll have the chance to catch new costumed versions of Butterfree, Sneasel, and Blitzle.
On top of that, Niantic is rolling out the next part of the special Misunderstood Mischief research line during Fashion Week. There will also be a special new line of research that will lead to an encounter with the mythical Pokemon Meloetta. (If you’ve ever caught Meloetta during the Pokemon Go Fest 2021 Special Research, this task line will reward you with additional Meloetta candies instead.)
September Special Research Meeting: Same
Throughout September, a new set of Field Research tasks and rewards will be available in Pokemon Go, as will a new Research Breakthrough encounter. Whenever you complete enough tasks to achieve a research breakthrough this month, you’ll have the opportunity to catch a ditto. On top of that, there’s a chance the Ditto you come across is brilliant.
In order to achieve a research breakthrough in Pokemon Go, you need to collect seven stamps. You will be given a stamp for the first Field Research task that you complete each day, so you will need to complete tasks over at least seven days to achieve a Research Breakthrough and meet Ditto.
Hoopa’s arrival event
Pokemon Go kicked off its season of mischief with an event on September 5 around the. As part of the event, Niantic rolled out the third stage of a season’s incomprehensible mischief special research line of tasks. While the event is over, you still have time to complete the tasks, which leads to an encounter with Hoopa – your first chance to catch one in Pokemon Go.
Misunderstanding Step 3/16 Tasks and Rewards
- Throw 5 Curved Balls – 15 Poke Balls
- Catch 10 different species of Pokémon – 5 large balls
- Earn 5,000 Stardust – 3 Max Revives
- Complete all three tasks – Hoopa encounter, 1,000 XP, 500 Stardust
Psychic Spectacular event
Pokémon Goreturns from September 8 to 13. As part of the event, the dark / psychic Inkay Pokemon and its evolved form, Malamar, will be available for the first time in Pokemon Go. According to Niantic, Inkay will evolve “only under unique circumstances,” presumably by holding your phone in. upside down – the same way it evolves in the main Pokemon games.
In addition to Inkay, other psychic Pokémon such as Abra, Gothita, and Solosis will appear more frequently in the wild, while Alolan Raichu, Wobbuffet, Medicham, and Metagross will all appear as three-star raid bosses. There will also be thematic Field Research tasks to complete, as well as new Psychic Pokémon Stickers that can be obtained from freebies, PokeStops, or the in-game store. Finally, the next chapter in the story of The special misunderstood mischief research season will be posted during the event.
September 2021 Community Day
Pokémon Gotook place on Sunday, September 19. From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. local time, the Oshawott Aquatic Pokémon spawned much more often than usual in the wild, and players could earn triple the usual amount of XP for catching Pokémon. Plus, any Dewott who evolved into a Samurott until 7 p.m. local time learned the exclusive Hydro Cannon Community Day movement.