Pokémon GO's New Year's event is set to start Friday, Dec. 31, 2021, from 10:00 p.m. to Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time. Still in the midst of Season of Heritage, fans can enjoy an event in the middle of a seasonal event. Because you can never get enough Pokémon.
Niantic Labs described the new event and promised a few different features:
"That’s right—our New Year’s celebration event is right around the corner! Look forward to Pokémon wearing new costumes, themed avatar items, the return of some familiar Pokémon wearing party hats, and a certain Shiny Pokémon will be appearing for the first time in Pokémon GO."
Pokémon GO New Year’s Event Raids Listed
- 2020 Glasses Slowpoke
- New Year’s Hat Hoothoot
- Party Hat Wobbuffet
- Party Hat Raticate
- Party Hat Nidorino
- Party Hat Gengar
- 2022 Glasses Slowking
- Mega Abomasnow