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Pokemon GO: How To Get Rayquaza

Rayquaza is a powerful Dragon Pokemon in Pokemon GO. Know more about Rayquaza in this guide.

Rayquaza is a Dragon, Flying-type Pokemon that you can get in Pokemon GO. It is one of the legendaries from the Hoenn region. Air Slash and Dragon Tail are its fast attacks, and Aerial Ace, Ancient Power, Outrage, Breaking Swipe, and Hurricane are its charged attacks. After it learns Dragon Ascent using Meteorites it can mega evolve into Mega Rayquaza. Trainers are always looking for this Legendary Pokemon to add to their collection. So, let’s check out how to find it.

How to Get Rayquaza in Pokemon GO

Rayquaza In Pokemon Go
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Rayquaza is obtainable only through five-star raids. This is a strong Pokemon that you cannot take on your own, make sure you have powerful Pokemon that have type advantage over it. Also, try joining the raid with as many players as possible.

It was released on 9th February 2018, later, they released its Shiny form on July 31st 2019.

How to Get Mega Rayquaza

Mega Rayquaza is finally making its debut in Pokemon GO Fest 2023. If you live in London, Osaka, and New York City, you will be the first to encounter this beast, as the in-person event will happen here. You will have the opportunity to challenge this beast during the event hours. However, if you are not a ticket-holding trainer, Mega Energy won’t be awarded. And if you are not from the above cities, do not worry because the Mega Rayquaza will go worldwide in the Global Pokemon GO Fest 2023.

During event hours, you will get a Special Research story. After completing this story, you will receive Meteorites as a reward. Those with an event ticket will receive an extended Special Research story that gives more Meteorite and other rewards. So, get ready with your best Pokemon to challenge the Mega Rayquaza on Sunday, 27th August 2023.

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