Gear up for Steel-type Ultra Beasts, Mega Aggron, and Togedemaru with a new event–Test Your Mettle!
Steel yourselves! The Ultra Beasts Celesteela and Kartana have emerged from Ultra Wormholes all over the world, with Celesteela spotted south of the equator and Kartana found in the north. Other Steel-type Pokémon are appearing in the wild, including Togedemaru, the Roly-Poly Pokémon!
Some Pokémon are even armoring up–Mega Aggron will make its Pokémon GO debut in Mega Raids!
We can’t wait to see what challenges Trainers overcome with their Steel-type Pokémon. It’s time to celebrate some of the toughest Pokémon out there.
Test Your Mettle
Friday, September 16, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Wednesday, September 21, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time
Celesteela, the Launch Pokémon, makes its Pokémon GO debut in five-star raids in the Southern Hemisphere from Tuesday, September 13, 2022, to Tuesday, September 27, 2022.
Kartana, the Drawn Sword Pokémon, makes its Pokémon GO debut in five-star raids in the Northern Hemisphere from Tuesday, September 13, 2022, to Tuesday, September 27, 2022.
Mega Aggron armors up!
Mega Aggron will make its Pokémon GO debut in Mega Raids from Friday, September 16, 2022, to Tuesday, September 27, 2022!
Togedemaru, the Roly-Poly Pokémon, will make its Pokémon GO debut!
The following Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild.
The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids.
The following Pokémon will hatch from 7 km Eggs.
Field Research task encounters
The following Pokémon will be available to encounter when you complete Field Research tasks.
Timed Research focused on catching Steel-type Pokémon will be available throughout the event!
Complete the research to earn Aggron Mega Energy and encounters with Togedemaru and Aron!
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—The Pokémon GO team