With the advent of new year, things are kicking off in a big way and we need to buckle up for the return of Ho-Oh. This iconic bird Pokémon has become a big favorite for the fans and is of crucial importance in GO Battle League. To learn all the new best counters against him in the all new Pokémon GO Ho-Oh raid guide, read the full article.
Pokémon GO Ho-Oh Raid Guide
Table of Contents
Here is a chart featuring the best raids against Ho-Oh in Pokémon GO.
Ho-Oh- January 1- January 5
Burn Drive Genesect: January 5- January 12
Heatran: January 12- January 19
Kyogre/Groudon: January 19- January 26
Mystery Pokemon : Jan 26- end of January.
When from Ho-Oh Raid Commences
It is official that Ho-Oh will be available in five star legendary raids in Pokémon GO, which commences on Friday, January 1st, 2021 at 4pm Eastern Time. According to Niantic, for the next few days, the raids will appear at gyms all around the globe, concluding at 10am of your local time.
How Many Trainers are Needed
It is likely that at least four trainers in total would be required for any raid battles against this Fire and Flying Pokémon.
Pokémon Spotlight Hours
Each hour will spotlight a different Pokémon with a chance to earn extra bonus.
On Tuesday: January 5, 2021: Lillipup will be in the spotlight, with a chance to earn twice the Stardust for catching Pokémon.
On Tuesday: January 12, 2021: Drifloon will be in the spotlight, and get a chance to earn twice the XP for catching Pokémon.
On Tuesday: January 19, 2021: Shroomish will be in the spotlight, and will earn twice the Candy for catching Pokémon.
On Tuesday: January 26, 2021: Phanpy will be in the spotlight, with a possibility to earn twice the Candy for transferring Pokémon.