Team GO Rocket Global Take-over was an event in Pokémon GO featuring increased appearance of Team GO Rocket Grunts and their leaders.[1]

Features

Featured Pokémon

TodayView Icon PokemonEncounter.png Pokémon in wild

Selected Poison- and Dark-type and Team GO Rocket-themed Pokémon had increased spawn rates in the wild and from Incense or Lure Modules:

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Ekans
Ekans
#023
Poison
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Zubat
Zubat
#041
Poison   Flying
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Tentacool
Tentacool
#072
Water   Poison
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Grimer
Grimer
#088
Poison
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Drowzee
Drowzee
#096
Psychic
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Cubone
Cubone
#104
Ground
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Koffing
Koffing
#109
Poison
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Murkrow
Murkrow
#198
Dark   Flying
Qwilfish
#211
Water   Poison
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Sneasel
Sneasel
#215
Dark   Ice
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Houndour
Houndour
#228
Dark   Fire
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Absol
Absol
#359
Dark
Stunky
#434
Dark   Poison
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Skorupi
Skorupi
#451
Poison   Bug
Croagunk
#453
Poison   Fighting
Venipede
#543
Bug   Poison
Foongus
#590
Grass   Poison

These Shiny Pokémon were released with the start of the event:

Skorupi
#451
Poison   Bug
Drapion
#452
Poison   Dark
Darkrai
#491
Dark

The following Raid Bosses were available for a time of this event:

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Meowth
Meowth
Dark
Boss CP 2,692 CP
Max capture CP 455 CP 569 CP
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Grimer
Grimer
Poison Dark
Boss CP 3,764 CP
Max capture CP 785 CP 981 CP
Timburr
#532 Timburr
Fighting
Boss CP 3,686 CP
Max capture CP 751 CP 939 CP
Trubbish
#568 Trubbish
Poison
Boss CP 3,182 CP
Max capture CP 571 CP 714 CP
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Klink
Klink
#599 Klink
Steel
Boss CP 3,227 CP
Max capture CP 546 CP 683 CP
Egg Raid Normal.png 2nd Tier
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Exeggutor
Exeggutor
Grass Dragon
Boss CP 19,053 CP
Max capture CP 1,722 CP 2,153 CP
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Sneasel
Sneasel
#215 Sneasel
Dark Ice
Boss CP 6,340 CP
Max capture CP 1,172 CP 1,465 CP
Mightyena
#262 Mightyena
Dark
Boss CP 9,567 CP
Max capture CP 1,100 CP 1,375 CP
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Sableye
Sableye
#302 Sableye
Dark Ghost
Boss CP 4,695 CP
Max capture CP 843 CP 1,054 CP
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Mawile
Mawile
#303 Mawile
Steel Fairy
Boss CP 12,739 CP
Max capture CP 934 CP 1,167 CP
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Carvanha
Carvanha
#318 Carvanha
Water Dark
Boss CP 3,348 CP
Max capture CP 583 CP 729 CP
Egg Raid Rare.png 3rd Tier
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Raichu
Raichu
Electric Psychic
Boss CP 16,848 CP
Max capture CP 1,306 CP 1,633 CP
Umbreon
#197 Umbreon
Dark
Boss CP 13,509 CP
Max capture CP 1,221 CP 1,526 CP
Crawdaunt
#342 Crawdaunt
Water Dark
Boss CP 17,967 CP
Max capture CP 1,413 CP 1,767 CP
Skuntank
#435 Skuntank
Poison Dark
Boss CP 14,476 CP
Max capture CP 1,347 CP 1,684 CP
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Nidoking
#034 Nidoking
Poison Ground
Boss CP 17,182 CP
Max capture CP 1,466 CP 1,833 CP
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Marowak
Marowak
Fire Ghost
Boss CP 13,525 CP
Max capture CP 1,048 CP 1,311 CP
Tyranitar
#248 Tyranitar
Rock Dark
Boss CP 37,599 CP
Max capture CP 2,191 CP 2,739 CP
Shiftry
#275 Shiftry
Grass Dark
Boss CP 23,786 CP
Max capture CP 1,333 CP 1,666 CP
Egg Raid Legendary.png 5th Tier
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Darkrai
Darkrai
#491 Darkrai
Dark
Boss CP 53,623 CP
Max capture CP 2,136 CP 2,671 CP

Shop special offer

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The following offers were available from the shop from the start of the event.[3]

Special Box
Special Box
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Ultra Box
Ultra Box
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Adventure Box
Adventure Box
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Global take-over

The event included a global take-over mini-event on March 7th from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time. All six of the Shadow Pokémon by the Team GO Rocket Leaders returned, but the majority of Leaders still used their newest set of Pokémon.

TodayView Icon Research.png Field Research tasks

There were several Field Research tasks exclusively for the duration of the mini-event.

Defeat a Team GO Rocket Grunt
Defeat 3 Team GO Rocket Grunts
Defeat a Team GO Rocket Leader
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An event box was available during this mini-event.[4]

GO Rocket Box
GO Rocket Box
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Trivia

References


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