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Pokémon GO adds legendary Pokémon Regirock to Raid Battles

The introduction of Regirock comes after Registeel and Regice have already made appearances.

  • Published: August 17, 2018 3:26 PM IST
Pokemon GO Regirock

Pokémon GO players have something new to encounter in their next Raid Battles. And the newest addition is the Legendary Rock Pokémon Regirock. Pokémon GO Twitter handle officially released the news of the addition, and it said that the Pokémon will be available in Raid Battles 1:00PM Pacific Time on August 17, which is 1:30 AM IST on August 18. The Pokémon will be available until September 20 (which should be September 21 in India).

Regirock is introduced in the game after Registeel and Regice already made appearances in Pokémon GO in the month of June and July. Those appearances of the Registeel and Regice followed the disappearance of Latios and Latias earlier this year.

And with the appearance of Regirock, Niantic has made sure that all the legendary Pokémons from the third generation has made an appearance in Pokémon GO. The third generation of Pokémon were originally introduced in the Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire games.

And with the appearance of Regirock, the count for all the Generation three Pokémons to come to Pokémon GO is up to 126. But that does not mean that all the third generation Pokémons have made appearances in the game already. There are still a few important Pokémons missing, and those include the mythical Deoxys and Jirachi, besides these two there is also the Clamperl and Nincada families that are missing.

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And if things keep going the way they are, players can expect to see the missing Pokémons added to the game soon by Niantic.

  • Published Date: August 17, 2018 3:26 PM IST