Pokémon GO Taken Treasure Event: Capture Shadow Pokémon and More

Pokémon GO Taken Treasure Event: Capture Shadow Pokémon and More

19. January 2024 by Valentin Pasetti

Get ready for an adventurous weekend with the Pokémon GO Taken Treasure event! This event promises an array of exciting opportunities for players to capture new Shadow Pokémon, including Kyogre, Ho-Oh, Varoom, Turtwig, Piplup, and Chimchar.

Event Highlights

  • Shadow Pokémon: Capture Shadow Kyogre, Ho-Oh, and new starters like Turtwig, Piplup, and Chimchar.
  • Shiny Variants: Look out for the shiny version of Shadow Ho-Oh in raids.

Event Schedule

  • Start: Saturday, January 31st, 00:00 AM local time
  • End: Thursday, February 1st, 11:59 AM local time


Obtaining Shadow Kyogre and Ho-Oh

  • Shadow Kyogre: Complete Timeless Travels Seasonal Research tasks for a chance to defeat Giovanni and capture Shadow Kyogre.
  • Shadow Ho-Oh: Appear in raids, with a chance for a shiny variant.

Increased Team GO Rocket Activity

  • Frequent Appearances: More encounters at Pokéstops and in balloons.
  • Charged TM Usage: Help Shadow Pokémon forget the Charged Attack Frustration.

New Pokémon and Shadow Variants

  • New Additions: Varoom and Revavroom, available in 12 km eggs.
  • Shadow Pokémon: Includes Corphish, Snorunt, Croagunk, Dwebble, and Ferrorseed, along with Gen 4 starters.


Shiny Chances in Field Research

  • Increased Shiny Odds: For Pokémon like Ekans, Zubat, Koffing, Wooper, Qwilfish, Poochyena, Sableye, Croagunk, Scraggy, Toxapex, Bruxish, and Nymble.

Exciting New Additions in Pokémon GO

The Pokémon GO Taken Treasure event is a must-join for all players looking to expand their collection with unique Shadow Pokémon and shiny variants. With special rewards and new Pokémon additions, this event is set to be an unforgettable experience for the Pokémon GO community.