Trainers worldwide eagerly await the launch of Pokemon GO Season 11: Hidden Gems, which promises to bring many new features and events. With the release date set for June 1, 2023, Niantic has provided a glimpse of what’s in store for Pokemon GO players. From shiny Legendary raid bosses to themed Spotlight Hours and research days, June is shaping to be an exciting month for Pokemon trainers.
Hidden Gems Season Overview
Pokemon GO Season 11: Hidden Gems will kick off on June 1, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. and run until September 1, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. This season marks the start of a new chapter in the Pokemon GO journey, offering trainers fresh opportunities and adventures.
GO Battle League Season 15
Accompanying the Hidden Gems Season is GO Battle League Season 15, also known as Hidden Gems. Trainers can expect new GBL Cups, new moves for select Pokemon, and exciting rank-up rewards. Players can refer to the official announcement for more detailed information about GO Battle League Season 15.
June Events and Features: Pokemon GO Season 11
Hidden Gems bring many events and features for trainers to enjoy throughout June. Here’s a breakdown of what to expect:
- Shiny Legendary Raid Boss: A new shiny Legendary raid boss will be introduced, adding an extra layer of excitement to raid battles. Trainers will have the opportunity to encounter and capture this particular Pokemon.
- Research Day: A dedicated Research Day event will offer trainers unique research tasks and rewards. Engaging in these activities will provide a chance to make progress and discover valuable in-game resources.
- Spotlight Hour: The June event calendar includes a themed Spotlight Hour featuring multiple Pokemon. During this hour-long event, trainers can encounter an increased number of specific Pokemon in the wild, providing an excellent opportunity to catch rare specimens.
- GO Battle League Updates: GO Battle League Season 15 (Hidden Gems) will introduce new challenges and rewards for trainers who enjoy PvP battles. Stay tuned for further updates on the GBL Cups and new moves for select Pokemon.
Surprise Mega Raid Boss
Throughout June, trainers can battle and catch three different Mega Evolutions in Mega Raids. Mega Swampert and Mega Sceptile will be available for a limited time, followed by a surprise Mega Raid Boss. The surprise Mega Raid Boss revealed to be Mega Sableye, will take over Mega Raids from June 29 to July 6, 2023.
Starting June 10, trainers can participate in Shadow Raids during weekends in June. Shadow Articuno, a formidable opponent, will be lurking in these raids. Keep an eye out for the shiny version of Shadow Articuno for a chance to catch it.
With the arrival of Pokemon GO Season 11: Hidden Gems, trainers can look forward to a thrilling month of June filled with exciting events, new shiny Pokemon, and engaging gameplay. Niantic continues to provide an immersive and evolving experience, encouraging trainers to explore the world and catch them all. Stay tuned for updates and make the most of the Hidden Gems Season in Pokemon GO.