Introduced back in Pokémon Sun and Moon, the strange creatures known as Ultra Beasts push the definition of Pokémon with weird shapes and extraordinary abilities. With our guide you can learn more about the Pokémon Go Ultra Beasts, which are currently available, and when and how to catch them. Like many other legendary and mythical ‘mon, Pokémon Go Ultra Beasts are largely available through raid battles, so get ready to team up with pals and start stocking your remote raid passes.
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Here’s our guide to Pokémon Go Ultra Beasts
Which Ultra Beasts are in Pokémon Go?
The Ultra Beasts currently in Pokémon Go are as follows:
Which Pokemon Go Ultra Beasts are in raids right now?
Currently, there are no Pokémon Go Ultra Beasts in the raid schedule. We will update this guide when any are reintroduced into the raid pool.
Which Ultra Beasts are coming to Pokémon Go?
There are currently no plans to bring the remaining Ultra Beasts into Pokémon Go, though it will likely happen eventually. Hopefully, we will get some updates in early 2023.
When will the Pokémon Go Ultra Beasts be available?
So far, while Nihilego was the first Ultra Beast available to all players as part of Pokémon Go raids, the remaining three (Pheromosa, Buzzwole, Xurkitree) were all made available as part of in-person Pokémon Go Fest events. However, all four became available in regular Pokémon Go raids in the Pokémon Go Fest 2022: Finale Event, running Saturday, August 27, 2022, from 10:00 to 18:00 local time. Celesteels also later became available as part of the Pokémon Go Fest celebrations.
Which Ultra Beasts are not available in Pokémon Go?
Niantic is yet to make the following Ultra Beasts available in Pokémon Go:
We hope you enjoyed the ultra-exciting inclusion of these new interdimensional pocket monsters, and keep an eye on Pocket Tactics for all the latest information on how and where to catch them. For a great insight into the success of Pokémon Go, be sure to check out our interview with Niantic staff members in our Pokémon Go sixth anniversary Niantic interview.