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Niantic releases schedule of additional Pokémon GO content and events coming in December

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Niantic has released some additional details on upcoming events and activities in Pokémon GO for this month, including an infographic posted to their social media accounts. Several of the items included in this infographic were previously announced together with the update on the new Mythical Wishes season earlier this week.

Featured Pokémon, Encounters and Raids
Pokémon Spotlight Hours
A different Pokémon and special bonus will be featured every Tuesday from 6:00pm to 7:00pm local time:
  • December 6: Wooper ⁂ | 2× Stardust for catching Pokémon
  • December 13: Spheal ⁂ | 2× XP for catching Pokémon
  • December 20: Bergmite ⁂ | 2× Candy for catching Pokémon
  • December 27: Cubchoo ⁂ | 2× Candy for transferring Pokémon
Research Breakthrough encounters
After completing seven days of Field Research tasks, Trainers will be able to encounter one of the following Pokémon:
  • Galarian Mr. Mime ⁂ (Shiny debut)
  • Delibird ⁂
  • Bagon ⁂
  • Deino ⁂
  • Furfrou ⁂
  • Goomy
Raid rotations all start and end at 10:00am local time on the dates listed unless otherwise noted.

Featured Raid Pokémon
The following Pokémon will be appearing in five-star raids:

  • December 1st-8th: Virizion ⁂
  • December 8th-15th: Terrakion ⁂
  • December 15th-23rd: Cobalion ⁂
  • December 23th-31st: Kyurem ⁂
Raid Hours
The following Pokémon will be featured in a Raid Hour event on every Wednesday from 6:00pm to 7:00pm local time:

  • December 7th: Virizion ⁂
  • December 14th: Terrakion ⁂
  • December 21st: Cobalion ⁂
  • December 28th: Kyurem ⁂
Mega Raids
The following Mega-Evolved Pokémon will be appearing in Mega Raids:

  • December 1st-8th: Mega Abomasnow ⁂
  • December 8th-15th: Mega Aggron ⁂
  • December 15th-31st: Mega Glalie ⁂
Upcoming Events
All times in the event listing below are based on Trainer's local times
  • Heading to Hoenn Mega Raid Day - December 3rd, between 2-5pm
  • Mythic Blade - Starts December 6th at 10am, running to December 11th at 8pm
  • Elite Raid Day - December 10th, at 11am, 2pm, and 5pm
  • Something Extraordinary: Keldeo Special Research - Starts December 10th at 10am, running to December 11th at 10pm
  • Winter Holiday
    • Part 1 - Starts December 15th at 10am, running to December 23rd at 10pm
    • Part 2 - Starts December 23rd at 10am, runningto December 31st at 8pm
  • Winter Wonderland - Starts December 24th at 10am, running to December 25th at 8pm
  • Hisuian Avalugg Raid Day - December 24th, between 2-5pm


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