Pokemon Go Is Adding More Hisuian Pokemon Next Week

Next week, new Pokemon from the Hisui area will be introduced in Pokemon Go. Beginning July 27, the mobile game is hosting a Hisuian Discoveries event that will introduce three more Hisuian forms as well as new Collection Challenges to complete. Here’s everything you need to know about the coming event.


Hisuian Growlithe and Sneasel on a shore

Hisuian Discoveries event schedule

On July 27, the Hisuian Discoveries event begins at 10 a.m. local time and lasts until 8 p.m. local time on August 2nd.

New Hisuian Pokemon

During the special event that begins next week, three Hisuian Pokemon will be introduced: Hisuian Growlithe, Hisuian Qwilfish, and Hisuian Sneasel. As with his former counterparts, Voltorb will hatch from 7 km eggs.

Additionally, throughout the event, numerous Pokemon will be more frequently encountered in the wild and in raid battles. You can see a detailed list of all participating Pokémon below:

Wild spawns

  • Zubat

  • Ponyta

  • Onix

  • Hisuian Voltorb

  • Tangela

  • Eevee

  • Porygon

  • Electabuzz

  • Magmar

  • Aipom

  • Hisuian Qwilfish

  • Octillery

  • Wurmple

  • Kricketot

  • Buizel

  • Drifloon

  • Bronzor

  • Croagunk

  • Gible

One-star raids

  • Sneasel

  • Roselia

  • Shinx

Three-star raids

  • Chansey

  • Togetic

  • Kirlia

  • Whiscash

Field Research encounters

  • Clefairy

  • Paras

  • Psyduck

  • Magnemite

  • Cyndaquil

  • Sneasel

  • Remoraid

  • Mantine

  • Shinx

  • Plant Cloak Burmy

  • Sand Cloak Burmy

  • Trash Cloak Burmy

  • Oshawott

  • Petilil

  • Rowlet

Collection Challenges

There will be new, themed Collection Challenges to complete during the Hisuian Discoveries event in addition to the featured Pokemon. Clear these and you’ll gain various benefits, including XP, Stardust, and an Incubator.

Pokemon Go Fest Global Challenge

During the Hisuian Discoveries event, players will have the opportunity to take part in a new worldwide challenge during the Pokemon Go Fest: Seattle event. This challenge will begin on July 22 and continue until July 24, and if players can cooperate to finish it within that time period, they’ll be able to access a special Hisuian Discoveries raid day on July 31 as well as other rewards throughout the event.

Meanwhile, the mythical bird Moltres will be making appearances in five-star raids until July 22, after which time it will be replaced by Dialga. This month’s Pokemon Go July events roundup contains everything you need to know about this month’s happenings in the game.