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Dragonspiral Descent Event Pokemon GO: Everything You Need to Know

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Dragonspiral Descent is the latest part of the Season of Heritage in Pokémon GO. Here's everything you need to know about the new event.

A new event has kicked off in Pokémon GO, bringing with it a brand new Pokémon to the mobile game. Dragonspiral Descent marks the arrival of Druddigon, a cave-dwelling Pokémon which calls Unova region’s Dragonspiral Tower its home. Players who get in on the action during the event will have the opportunity to catch their very own Druddigon, with the possibilty of a shiny encounter for the very lucky.

A number of Fire-, Electric-, and Ice-type Pokémon will be in abundance during the event. Here's everything you need to know about Dragonspiral Descent.

Dragonspiral Descent Pokemon GO Wild Encounters

The following Pokémon will be appearing more frequently during the event, with the possibility of being shiny:

  • Vulpix
  • Seel
  • Dratini
  • Mareep
  • Sneasel
  • Trapinch
  • Blitzle
  • Darumaka

Lucky players may also encounter the following Pokémon:

  • Dragonair
  • Vibrava
  • Deino (has the chance to be shiny)

Dragonspiral Descent Pokemon GO Raids

The following Pokémon will be available to encounter in raids:

One-Star Raids

  • Tynamo
  • Litwick
  • Cubchoo (shiny chance)
  • Golett
  • Deino (shiny chance)

Three-Star Raids

  • Electabuzz (shiny chance)
  • Magmar (shiny chance)
  • Lapras (shiny chance)
  • Dragonite
  • Druddigon (shiny chance)

Five-Star Raids

Mega Raids

  • Mega Steelix (shiny chance)

Dragonspiral Descent Pokemon GO Raids Field Research Tasks

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

  • Dratini (shiny chance)
  • Sneasel (shiny chance)

Lucky players may also encounter the following Pokémon:

  • Druddigon (shiny chance)
  • Deino (shiny chance)

When Does the Dragonspiral Descent Event End in Pokemon GO?

The Dragonspiral Descent event in Pokémon GO runs from Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021, 10 a.m. to Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021, at 8 p.m. local time.