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Pokémon GO October 2023 content update, Halloween 2023 split into two parts

Trainers, the moment we’ve all been waiting for is finally here, the October 2023 content update has dropped, and it’s jam-packed with events, Raid Bosses, and yes, exclusive news on the upcoming Halloween 2023 event. So, what are we waiting for? Let’s dive into this spooktacular month filled with treats, tricks, and a ton of Poké-goodness.

October has always been a special month for Pokémon GO fans, but this year, Niantic has really outdone themselves. From Five-Star Raids to Mega Raids, and even Raid Hours, the developers are ensuring that we’re glued to our screens. But that’s not all; we’ve got Spotlight Hours, eight uniquely themed events, and even PokeStop Showcases to look forward to. Intrigued?.

Five-Star Raids for October 2023

  • Raikou
  • Entei
  • Suicune
  • Guzzlord
  • Darkrai

Mega Raids October 2023

  • Mega Gardevoir
  • Mega Gengar
  • Mega Banette

Shadow Raids October 2023

  • Shadow Moltres

Raid Hours October 2023

  • Raikou
  • Entei
  • Suicune
  • Guzzlord
  • Darkrai

Spotlight Hours October 2023

  • Slowpoke
  • Pumpkaboo
  • Phantump
  • Yamask

Events October 2023

  • Out to Play
  • Surprise Event (Oct 5 – Oct 9)
  • Go Battle Weekend
  • Harvest Festival
  • Community Day
  • Incense Day
  • Pokémon GO Halloween 2023 Part 1
  • Pokémon GO Halloween 2023 Part 2 + Team GO Rocket Takeover, Shadow Regigigas rumored

PokeStop Showcases October 2023

  • Growlithe, Hisuian Growlithe
  • Surprise Pokémon encounter on October 5 and October 12
  • Timburr, Conkeldurr
  • Pumpkaboo, Gourgeist
  • Shuppet, Banette
  • Surprise Pokémon encounter on October 23, Phamtump
  • Gastly, Gengar

Alright, Trainers, there you have it. October 2023 is looking to be a phenomenal month for Pokémon GO. Whether you’re gearing up for Five-Star Raids or eagerly awaiting those Halloween surprises, one thing’s for sure, October is going to be a month to remember.

So, get those Pokéballs ready and set those calendar reminders; this October, the Pokémon GO world is your playground.

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Dejan Kacurov

Hey there, I'm Dejan! Let me take you through my life, where family, gaming, and CrossFit play prominent roles. Since day one, I've been surrounded by the love and support of my family. Growing up, every moment spent with my parents and siblings was filled with warmth and laughter, creating memories I hold dear. As a parent now, I've experienced a whole new level of love and responsibility. My two wonderful kids bring endless joy and a sense of purpose to my life. In the digital realm, I found my passion - gaming. Whether I'm conquering the world of Apex Legends or embarking on adventures in Pokemon Go, gaming fuels my sense of adventure and competition. Beyond the virtual world, I discovered the exhilaration of CrossFit. The challenging workouts, camaraderie with fellow fitness enthusiasts, and constant drive to push my limits have become an integral part of my life. Balancing family time, gaming, and CrossFit has been a journey of self-discovery. Each passion complements the other, bringing fulfillment and joy to my daily routine.

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