October 25, 2018

Gengar steals the spotlight in a Special Raid Challenge!

Pokémon GO


Are you ready for a challenge? On Saturday, November 3, there will be a Special Raid Challenge! For three hours, Gengar will be available in Raid Battles! Take a look at the details below by region:

Date + Time

  • Nov. 3, 2018
  • Asia-Pacific: 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. JST (GMT +9)
  • Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and India: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. UTC (GMT +0)
  • The Americas and Greenland: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. PST (GMT −8)


  • Gengar will be featured in Raid Battles!
  • Receive up to five Raid Passes from nearby Gyms at no cost.
  • If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny Gengar!

Do you have what it takes? Get ready to GO, Trainer—and best of luck! Stay safe, and happy exploring!

—The Pokémon GO team