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Pokémon GO November Mega and 5-Star Raids

Here are the Pokémon that will be appearing in Mega and 5-Star raids throughout November in Pokémon GO.
Here are the Pokémon that will be appearing in Mega and 5-Star raids throughout November in Pokémon GO. / Photo courtesy of Niantic

November 2021 is set to be packed with events for Pokémon GO trainers to participate in weekly and potentially catch some Shiny Legendary Pokémon.

Whether you're looking to catch a Mythical Pokémon or planning to complete your Pokédex, here's everything you need to know about the Mega and 5-Star raids for November 2021 in Pokémon GO.

Pokémon GO November Mega and 5-Star Raids

Here are the Pokémon that will be appearing in Mega Raids throughout November:

  • Until Friday, Nov. 5, 2021, Mega Absol will be in the rotation with the chance to be Shiny.
  • From Friday, Nov. 5, 2021 to Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021, Mega Manectric will make its return with the chance to be Shiny.
  • From Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021 to Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, Mega Lopunny will make its appearance with the chance to be Shiny.

Here are the Pokémon that will be appearing in 5-Star Raids throughout November:

  • Until Friday, Nov. 5, 2021, the Mythical Pokémon Darkrai will be in the rotation, with the chance to be Shiny, as well as already knowing the attack Sludge Bomb.
  • From Friday, Nov. 5, 2021 to Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021, the Legendary Gen V Swords of Justice — Cobalion, Terrakion and Virizion — will make their returns, already knowing the attack Sacred Sword and the chance to be Shiny.
  • From Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021 to Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, the Mythical Pokémon Cresselia will make its appearance with the chance to be Shiny.

Do note that all Raid rotations all start and end at 10:00 a.m. local time on the dates listed above.

For more on Pokémon GO, feel free to check out our coverage of the November Community Day reveal, and the October Limited Research.