- Shadow Ball: added on January 31st, 2019
Raikou is part of a one-member family.
- Raikou was released on August 31st, 2017.
- Shiny form of Raikou was released on Special Raid Challenge on June 29th, 2019.
- Shadow form of Raikou was released on February 1st, 2020.
|Not in wild normally
Increased spawns in:
|Tier 5 CP 45,435
Pokémon GO Tour: Johto: 2022 Feb 26
|1,479||Special Research/Timed Research:|
Pokémon GO Tour: Johto Battle Challenge - 10th part: Defeat the Johto Battle Challenge Leader (Team Instinct)
Raikou, Entei, and Suicune Photo Safari - 1st part: Take a snapshot of Raikou in the wild
2018 Dec - 2019 Apr
GO Battle League
|1,972||Obtainable starting from rank:|
20 (2021 Jan 31 - Feb 4)
- Countdown to Pokémon GO Tour: Kanto—celebrate the Johto region with us!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2021-01-20.
- Not just wishful thinking—the Ultra Bonus has been unlocked, and Jirachi has awoken!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2019-08-21.
- Legendary Pokémon Raikou, Entei, and Suicune and an EX Raid Battle Field Test Coming Soon. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-07-28.
- Summer Adventures Begin at Pokémon GO Fest 2019 Chicago!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2019-06-19.
- page, on the official Pokédex website
- article, on the Bulbapedia
- Raikou article, on the Pokémon Wiki