Frillish Pokémon GO Debuts in Battle League Rewards

Rank up in the GO Battle League to unlock Frillish in Pokémon GO.
Rank up in the GO Battle League to unlock Frillish in Pokémon GO. | Photo by The Pokémon Company

Frillish Pokémon GO will be making its debut as a reward for the GO Battle League. Here's everything you need to know to add the new Frillish to your collection in Pokémon GO.

Frillish Pokémon GO Debuts in Battle League Rewards

Frillish will be a guaranteed encounter at Rank 20, and will also appear as a reward for higher ranks as well.

Each League will run for a set period of time. According to Niantic, the Battle League schedule is as follows:

  • The Great League will run from Monday, January 11, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. to Monday, January 25, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. PST (GMT −8).
  • The Ultra League and its Premier Cup will run from Monday, January 25, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. to Monday, February 8, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. PST (GMT −8).
  • The Master League, its Premier Cup, Master League Classic, and a to-be-announced special cup will run from Monday, February 8, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. to Monday, February 15, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. PST (GMT −8). We’ll share the details of how this cup will work in a later update.
  • All three leagues and the Ultra League Premier Cup will run from Monday, February 15, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. to Monday, February 22, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. PST (GMT −8).

Frillish is an interesting Pokémon first introduced in Pokémon Black and White. Male Frillish are blue, while females are pink. Either will evolve into Jellicent, keeping the dimorphic colors. Frillish and Jellicent are unique in that they are the only Pokémon to have the Water and Ghost type combination.