If Electric-type Pokémon get you amped up, then Pokémon GO’s Charge Up
event will be a true shocker indeed. From Tuesday, March 16, 2021, at 10:00
a.m. to Monday, March 22, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. local time, you can join the
celebration by catching, evolving, and powering up Electric-type Pokémon. The
Charge Up event will also give you the chance to encounter Mega Manectric and the
EleFish Pokémon, Tynamo, who are making their Pokémon GO debut alongside Therian
During this event, a surge of Electric-type Pokémon will be
appearing in the wild, including Alolan Geodude, Voltorb, Electrike, Tynamo, and
Stunfisk. Likewise, Electric-type Pokémon like Pichu, Elekid, Electrike, Shinx,
Joltik, Tynamo, and Stunfisk will be hatching from 5 km Eggs.
Of course, Raid Battles will largely feature Electric-type Pokémon as well.
- One-star Raid Battles – Voltorb, Shinx, Blitzle, Klink, and Tynamo
- Three-star Raid Battles – Alolan Raichu, Alolan Graveler, Magneton, and Ampharos
- Five-star Raid Battles – Therian Forme Thundurus
Mega Raids – Mega Houndoom, Mega Manectric, and Mega Abomasnow
Don’t forget to check out the event-exclusive research tasks
that will be available during the event. Completing Field Research will net you
rewards like Poké Balls, Ampharos Mega Energy, Manectric Mega Energy, encounters
with Electric-type Pokémon, and more. Timed Research centered around evolving
and powering up Electric-type Pokémon will also be available, and you’ll have a
higher chance of receiving Evolution items when opening Gifts during the event
Make sure to “Charge Up” your mobile devices for this Pokémon GO event, Trainers! You’re bound to have an electrifyingly good time!