Pokemon Go Psychic Spectacular 2022


Date + Time

Tuesday, September 6, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Monday, September 12, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time

Mega Alakazam appears!

Mega Alakazam will make its Pokémon GO debut in Mega Raids!

Mega Alakazam

Featured attack

Evolve Kadabra (Abra’s Evolution) or catch Alakazam in raids during the event to get an Alakazam that knows the Charged Attack Psychic.

  • Trainer Battles: 90 Power and a chance to lower the opposing Pokémon’s Defense
  • Gyms and raids: 90 Power

Wild encounters

The following Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild. Also, for the first time in Pokémon GO, you’ll be able to encounter Shiny Elgyem—if you’re lucky!

  • Abra
  • Slowpoke
  • Drowzee
  • Natu
  • Ralts
  • Spoink
  • Munna
  • Woobat
  • Gothita
  • Solosis
  • Elgyem
  • Kadabra
  • Kirlia


The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids.

One-Star Raids

  • Unown E
  • Unown P
  • Unown S
  • Espurr

Three-Star Raids

  • Alolan Raichu
  • Wobbuffet
  • Girafarig
  • Oranguru

Five-Star Raids

  • Normal Forme Deoxys
  • Attack Forme Deoxys
  • Defense Forme Deoxys
  • Speed Forme Deoxys

Mega Raids

  • Mega Alakazam


The following Pokémon will hatch from 7km Eggs.

  • Smoochum
  • Wynaut
  • Chingling

Field Research task encounters

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

  • Baltoy
  • Chimecho
  • Elgyem
  • Hypno

Timed Research

Timed Research focused on Curveball Throws will be available throughout the event!

Complete the research to earn multiple encounters with Elgyem.

Deoxys Raid Day

Sunday, September 11, 2022, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time

As part of the Psychic Spectacular event, we’re holding a special Raid Day to celebrate the Mythical Pokémon Deoxys! Deoxys will be appearing in Five-Star Raids in all of its forms—and if you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!

  • All forms of Deoxys appearing more frequently in raids
  • Earn up to five additional daily Raid Passes by spinning Gyms
  • An increased chance of encountering Shiny Deoxys
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