Pokemon GO Unova Week: Everything You Need to Know

In Pokemon Go Unova week is about to start
In Pokemon Go Unova week is about to start / Photo by Niantic

In Pokemon GO Unova week is about to start. The event is the last of the Ultra Unlock weeks unlocked by players during GO Fest. The event will feature Pokemon originally from the Unova region, including the newly patched in Pokemon Sewaddle, Emolga, Cottonee and Boufallant. Boufallant will only be available in and around New York City The event starts at 1 p.m. Aug 14. This also mean the end of the previous event, Enigma Week, which featured space and alien related psychic types.

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  • Sewaddle, Cottonee, Emolga and other Unova region Pokemon will hatch more frequently from 7km eggs
  • Unova Pokemon will spawn more often in the wild
  • Boufalant will be spawning in the wild and hatching from 5km eggs but only in and around New York City
  • Pokemon native to the Unova region will appear more often in raid battles
  • Genesect and it's shiny form will be available in five star raids
  • Roggenrola and it's shiny form will be spawning in the wild and in raids