Mountains of Power

Friday, January 7, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Thursday, January 13, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time

The Season of Heritage Story Continues!

Spark’s intuition leads him to believe that the mysterious door’s second mechanism requires the help of Rock- and Steel-type Pokémon to unlock it.

Journey through terrain reminiscent of the mountains found in regions like Johto and Sinnoh, and work with Spark to unlock the next mechanism!

Catch up on the story so far on the Season of Heritage web page.

Event Bonus

Buddy Heart Icon 1/2 walking distance to earn hearts with your buddy

Image of Research Icon Timed Research

The event will feature Timed Research focused on catching Pokémon, hatching Eggs, and earning Buddy Candy.

Complete the tasks to earn encounters with Pokémon like Mawile and Beldum!

Wild Encounters Icon Wild Encounters

The following Pokémon will be appearing more frequently in the wild.

Also, for the first time in Pokémon GO, you’ll be able to encounter a Shiny Slugma, if you’re lucky!

Image of Zubat - Shiny Icon On Zubat Image of Machop - Shiny Icon On Machop Image of Geodude - Shiny Icon On Geodude Image of Slugma - Shiny Icon On Slugma Image of Nosepass - Shiny Icon On Nosepass Image of Barboach - Shiny Icon On Barboach If you’re lucky, you might encounter the following. Image of Onix - Shiny Icon On Onix Image of Ferroseed - Shiny Icon On Ferroseed If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!

Raid Icon Raids

The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids. For the first time in Pokémon GO, Mega Aerodactyl will be available in Mega Raids!

One-Star Egg One-Star Raids Image of Alolan Geodude - Shiny Icon On Alolan Geodude Image of Onix - Shiny Icon On Onix Image of Beldum - Shiny Icon On Beldum Image of Bronzor - Shiny Icon On Bronzor Three-Star Eggs Three-Star Raids Image of Ursaring - Shiny Icon Off Ursaring Image of Donphan - Shiny Icon Off Donphan Image of Medicham - Shiny Icon Off Medicham Image of Absol - Shiny Icon On Absol Five-Star Egg Five-Star Raids Image of Heatran - Shiny Icon On Heatran Mega Egg Mega Raids Image of Mega Aerodactyl - Shiny Icon On Mega Aerodactyl

Image of Research Icon Field Research Task Encounters

The following Pokémon will be available to encounter when you complete Field Research tasks!

Image of Alolan Geodude - Shiny Icon On Alolan Geodude Image of Slugma - Shiny Icon On Slugma If you’re lucky, you might encounter the following. Image of Mawile - Shiny Icon On Mawile If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!

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—The Pokémon GO team