Make sure you arm yourself with PokéBalls, Cresselia, Kyogre and Groudon will return ass Raid Boss in five-star Raid Battles

The Pokémon Go team have announced some exciting news as the current Raid Week event reaches mid-point stage. Three Legendary Pokémon, Cresselia, Kyogre and Groudon are set to return as Raid Bosses with the first Legendary Pokémon to appear a day before the Raid Week event finishes.

This time around, lucky trainers will have the opportunity to capture shiny variants of the Legendary Raid Bosses. All trainers may encounter Shiny Cresselia, Shiny Kyorge and Shiny Groudon during Raid Battles. Remember, you need to defeat these powerful Pokémon before you can try and capture them.

If you need help to capture Legendary Bosses in Pokémon Go, follow our helpful guides below.

Helpful Pokémon Go Guides

Cresselia, Kyorge and Groudon

Only one Legendary Pokémon will be the five-star Raid Boss at a time. Keep an eye on the dates and time of each Legendary Pokémon reign and their Shiny variants.


First up, the Psychic-type Legendary Pokémon Cresselia will return as Raid Boss. Cresselia will be available in Pokémon Go between 27th of May 2019 at 1.p.m. (PDT(GMT-7) until Tuesday, 18th June 2019 at 1 p.m. PDT(GMT-7)


Replacing Cresselia as the five-star Raid Boss is the Sea Basin Legendary Pokémon Kyorge. Who reigns from 18th of June 2019 at 1.p.m. (PDT(GMT-7) until 27th June 2019 at 1 p.m. PDT(GMT-7)


Thee last Legendary Pokémon to reign is the Ground-type Pokémon Groudon. You will be able to spot Groudon in Raid Battle during the 27th of June 2019 at 1.p.m. (PDT(GMT-7) until 10th July 2019 at 1 p.m. PDT(GMT-7)