Pokemon Go Water Festival Boosted Water Type Spawns

Trainers, until August 30 you’ll be spotting more Water Type Pokemon in the wild as part of the Water Festival.

Water Type Pokemon will be spawning at a higher rate with a chance to be shiny. The Pokemon Go community is

reporting of seeing increased spawn rate of specific Water Type Pokemon globally and some of them have boosted spawn rates near water.

Here are the reports:


  • Barboach – can be shiny
  • Carvanha – can be shiny
  • Chinchou
  • Corphish
  • Goldeen
  • Horsea – can be shiny
  • Magikarp – can be shiny
  • Mudkip – can be shiny
  • Poliwag – can be shiny
  • Psyduck – can be shiny
  • Seel – can be shiny
  • Shellder – can be shiny
  • Slowpoke
  • Squirtle – can be shiny
  • Staryu
  • Tentacool
  • Totodile – can be shiny
  • Wailmer – can be shiny
  • Wingull – can be shiny
  • Wooper

Near Water

  • Buizel
  • Feebas – can be shiny
  • Finneon
  • LaprasĀ – can be shiny
  • LotadĀ – can be shiny
  • Mantine
  • Piplup
  • Poliwhirl
  • Qwilfish
  • Seaking
  • Wartortle

These Water Type Pokemon will be with increased spawn rate until August 30, so make sure to catch ’em before they ‘leave.’

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