Pokemon GO Mega September Schedule Revealed

The Pokemon GO Mega September schedule has events on the docket for trainers to participate in basically every week this September.
The Pokemon GO Mega September schedule has events on the docket for trainers to participate in basically every week this September. | Photo by Niantic

The Pokemon GO Mega September schedule has events on the docket for trainers to participate in basically every week this September. The event celebrating the launch of Mega Evolution will be going all month with events and featured Pokemon changing every couple of days. Mega September launched Sept. 1 and will continue until Sept. 28.

Pokemon GO Mega September Schedule: Sept. 1-7

  • Increased Mega Raids
  • Increased attack bonus from friends in raids.
  • Event exclusive Field Research that rewards Mega Charizard, Venusaur, and Blastoise Energy
  • Exeggcute, Abra, Magnemite, Rhyhorn, Tangela, Electibuzz, Omanyte, Aerodactyl, Murkrow, Treeko, Torchic, Lotad, and Roselia will appear more frequently in the wild
  • Shiny Lotad will be available for the first time
  • If trainers complete 2 million Mega Raids before the event is over they'll unlock Mega Pidgeot

Pokemon GO Mega September Schedule: Sept. 11-17

  • Mega Beedrill, Charizard, Venusaur, and Blastoise Energy can be received in field research tasks
  • Mega Beedrill will see a boost in CP during Gym and team Rocket battles
  • Caterpie, Weedle, Paras, Venonat, Scyther, Pinsir, Ledyba, Spinarak, Wumple, Kricketot, and Burmy will spawn more frequently.
  • Team Rocket will have different Shadow Pokemon
  • Shiny Ledyba will be released for the first time
  • There will be raid focused timed research events
  • Players can unlock Mega Houndoom by completing 275 million battles

Pokemon GO Mega September Schedule: Sept. 22-28

  • Mega Evolution will last 12 hours instead of four
  • Poffin duration will be doubled
  • Doduo, Alolan Exeggutor, Pinsir, Lapras, Snorlax, Furret, Wobuffet, Skarmory, and Mantine will be appearing more frequently.
  • Shiny Doduo will be available for the first time
  • Mega Beedrill, Charizard, Venusaur, and Blastoise Energy can be received in field research tasks
  • snapshots with Mega Evolved Pokemon can trigger an encounter with a Pokemon of the same species
  • Timed research will unlock a special Halloween timed research