Pokemon GO Primal Rumblings event


Date + Time

Wednesday, February 22, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. to Friday, February 24, 2023, at 10:00 p.m. local time

Wild encounters

The following Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild.

  • Treecko
  • Torchic
  • Mudkip
  • Wurmple
  • Whismur
  • Numel
  • Barboach
  • Grovyle
  • Combusken
  • Marshtomp
  • Absol

Event bonuses

  • 2× XP for evolving Pokémon


The following Pokémon will appear in raids.

One-Star Raids

  • Treecko
  • Torchic
  • Mudkip

Three-Star Raids

  • Grovyle
  • Combusken
  • Marshtomp

Five-Star Raids

  • Rayquaza (Rayquaza encountered in raids from Wednesday, February 22, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. to Wednesday, March 1, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. local time will know the Charged Attack Breaking Swipe)
    • Trainer Battles: 50 power. This move decreases your opponent’s Attack stat when used.
    • Gyms and raids: 35 power

Mega Raids

  • Latias
  • Latios

Field Research tasks

Hoenn-themed Field Research tasks will be available!

Complete the research tasks to earn items that will help you prepare for Pokémon GO Tour: Hoenn – Global!

Collection Challenge

A Primal Rumblings Collection Challenge is coming!

Complete the Evolution-themed Collection Challenge to receive Ultra Balls and a Rocket Radar!

Event stickers

You’ll be able to get Pokémon GO Tour: Hoenn–themed stickers by spinning PokéStops and opening Gifts.

Random Pokemon Fact

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