The Legendary Water- and Dragon-type Pokémon Palkia is known
for its awe-inspiring ability to control the boundaries of space—so it’s only
natural for the Spatial Pokémon to star during Pokémon GO’s Ultra Unlock Part
2: Space event! This supremely stupendous space-themed soiree runs from Friday,
August 6, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. to Tuesday, August 17, 2021, at 8:00 p.m.
local time. Palkia will be appearing in five-star raids during this time,
and if you’re lucky, you might even encounter a Shiny one.
The event’s spatial distortions will also see Heracross make
its global debut in three-star raids, along with Pokémon like Alakazam and
Kangaskhan. If you’re lucky, you might find a Shiny Heracross! And in one-star
raids, Pokémon like Unown U, West Sea Shellos, East Sea Shellos, Elgyem, and
Espurr will be appearing. You might even encounter a Shiny Unown U, if you’re
Throughout Ultra Unlock Part 2: Space, Pokémon like West Sea
Shellos, East Sea Shellos, Red-Striped Basculin, Blue-Striped Basculin,
Heatmor, and Durant will be hatching from 7 km Eggs. You can also complete research
tasks to earn encounters with event-themed Pokémon.
Need some help taking down Palkia in five-star raids? Check
out our Pokémon GO Palkia
Raid Battle Tips page for advice on which Pokémon to bring with you and how
to best utilize the Spatial Pokémon once you’ve caught it.