Pokémon GO Welcomes Ultra Beasts with the Ultra Space Visitor Event

Pokémon GO Welcomes Ultra Beasts with the Ultra Space Visitor Event

30. June 2024 by Valentin Pasetti

July brings exciting news for Pokémon GO fans as Niantic announces the Ultra Space Visitor event, set to feature the captivating Ultra Beasts. Here’s everything you need to know about the event and how to participate.

Event Details: Ultra Space Visitor

Event Duration:

The Ultra Space Visitor event kicks off on Monday, July 8th, at 10:00 AM local time and runs until Saturday, July 13th, 2024, at 10:00 AM local time.

Special Raids:

Each day during the event, five-star raid battles will feature different Ultra Beasts. Additionally, there will be a special Raid Hour from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM local time, showcasing the same Pokémon.

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  • Monday, July 8: Guzzlord*
  • Tuesday, July 9: Nihilego*
  • Wednesday, July 10: Celesteela (Southern Hemisphere), Kartana (Northern Hemisphere)
  • Thursday, July 11: Stakataka (Eastern Hemisphere), Blacephalon (Western Hemisphere)
  • Friday, July 12: Buzzwole (Americas and Greenland), Pheromosa (Europe, Middle East, Africa, and India), Xurkitree (Asia-Pacific)*

(* indicates a chance of encountering a shiny Pokémon)

Timed Research Pokémon

During the event, players will have the opportunity to encounter the following Ultra Beasts through timed research tasks:

  • Nihilego*
  • Buzzwole*
  • Pheromosa*
  • Xurkitree*
  • Celesteela*
  • Kartana*
  • Guzzlord*
  • Stakataka
  • Blacephalon

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Event Bonuses

Increased Remote Raid Pass Limit:

From July 8th to July 11th, the limit for remote raid passes will be increased to 20. There will be no limit on remote raids from July 12th to July 14th.

XL Candy for Trades:

Trainers level 31 and above will receive XL Candy for trading Pokémon from July 8th, 10:00 AM, to July 14th, 11:59 PM local time.

Special Research Ticket:

For $5, players can purchase a special timed research ticket that includes:

  • 5,000 additional XP for completed raids
  • Double Stardust for Ultra Beast raid victories
  • 1 additional candy per five-star raid catch
  • 1 additional XL candy per five-star raid catch
  • Up to 2 free raid passes per day from spinning Gym photo discs*

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Don’t miss the Ultra Space Visitor event in Pokémon GO, running from July 8th to July 13th, 2024. With the chance to encounter various Ultra Beasts, earn valuable bonuses, and participate in exclusive raids, this event promises to be a highlight for all Pokémon GO trainers.