Raikou, Entei and Suicune Coming to Pokemon Go

More Legendary Pokemon to catch.

Niantic and The Pokemon Company have announced that Legendary Pokemon Raikou, Entei and Suicune are coming to Pokemon Go starting today.

Each Legendary Pokemon will appear raid battles in a region at a time.  From today til September 30th, Raikou will appear in the Americas, Entei will appear in Europe and Africa, and Suicune will appear in Asia regions.  The Pokemon will then swap locations for the next month, and then swap again on October 31st.  They’re exactly like their main game counterparts, always moving around.

Niantic has also announced EX Raids, the previously titled Exclusive Raids, will be rolling out in some areas starting next week.  EX Raids will be invite-only and appear at certain gyms for a limited time.  Players will only receive an invite if the have previously beaten a Raid Battle at a particular gym.  EX Raids will only be tested in certain regions before rolling out worldwide.