Despite a drop-off in active players,
Based on the trailer above, it looks like players will have a shot at getting the legendary birds from the first two games — Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres, Ho-oh, and Lugia — and perhaps even Mewtwo, if you want to read into the quick tease near the very end of the video. Capturing Pokémon this powerful won’t be easy, though, and you won’t be able to do it alone. If trainers in a raid battle come across a Legendary Egg at a gym, they’ll have a chance to cooperatively defeat a Legendary Raid Boss, and then they’ll get an opportunity to catch one of their very own.
All of this depends on what happens at
If they manage to catch enough Pokémon during the Pokémon GO Fest Challenge Windows, the first Legendary Pokémon will be revealed in Grant Park. If the Trainers in Chicago succeed in defeating the Legendary Pokémon, that Pokémon will start appearing in Raid Battles around the world, after Pokémon GO Fest.
So, please don’t let us down, Chicago.
Are legendary Pokémon enough to bring you back to