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Pokemon Go Team Go Rocket Takeover 2023 Event Details

The culprits are coming back to Pokemon Go, and this time, they will have a whole event dedicated to them.

Starting March 25th, 2023, and ending on March 29th, 2023, the Team Go Rocket Takeover event will be featuring Shadow Regice, a Pokemon kidnapped by Giovanni and his team. As always, there will be Special Research available to players if they want to get a Super Rocket Radar and meet with Giovanni.

Pokemon that will be turning into Shadow Pokemon during the Team Go Rocket Takeover event are:

  • Shadow Alolan Grimer
  • Shadow Phanpy
  • Shadow Treecko
  • Shadow Torchic
  • Shadow Drifloon

The Pokemon that will be hatching from 12km Eggs (obtained by defeating Team Go Leaders) are:

  • Larvitar
  • Absol
  • Skorupi
  • Sandile
  • Scraggy
  • Pawniard
  • Vullaby
  • Deino
  • Pancham
  • Skrelp
  • Salandit

Bonuses that will be active during the Team Go Rocket Takeover event in Pokemon Go are the following:

  • Team Go Rocket will appear more frequently at PokeStops and in balloons
  • Shadow Pokemon can forget the Charged Attack Frustration by using a Charged TM

Last but not least, there will be a Field Research task that will feature a Mysterious Component as a reward, so keep an eye out for that one.

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Ivana Kachurova

Fresh out-of-uni writer, with a passion for gaming (a girl that likes games?!) and technology, as the newest addition to the FGR family, she will make sure to keep up with the latest news happening in the gaming community and report to you as fast as she can. Faster than The Flash. As an absolute fan of Shakespeare (the greatest human being, duh) you might find her where the gaming world and the literature world collide. The best of both worlds.

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