Latios and Latias are returning to Pokémon Go for a Legendary Weekend

Pokemon Go Legendary Weekend Raid Latios and Latias
Pokemon Go Legendary Weekend Raid Latios and Latias (Image credit: Niantic)

What you need to know

  • For one weekend only, Latios and Latias will return to Legendary Raids.
  • This event will run from January 24 through January 27, 2020.
  • The Eon Duo Legendary Pokémon will be in Five Star Raids, but may be sharing the spotlight.

Today, Niantic announced that the Legendary Eon Duo, Latios and Latias will be returning to Pokémon Go. For one weekend only, Latios and Latias will be available in Legendary Raids around the globe. The weekend will begin at 1 PM PST on Friday, January 24, 2020 and will end at 1 PM PST the following Monday, January 27. The announcement did not specify if the Eon Duo would be completely taking over Five Star Raids, or if they will be sharing the spotlight with the current Legendary Raid Boss, Heatran, nor did it specify if Legendary Raids would be happening more frequently, but there should still be ample opportunity for Trainers to catch the pair.

Latios and Latias are a Legendary pair of Dragon and Psychic type Pokémon. They are weak against other Dragon type Pokémon, as well as Fairy, Ghost, Ice, Bug, and Dark type Pokémon. For tips on how to beat this duo, check out our Latios and Latias guide. Also be sure to check out our many other Pokémon Go guides to take your game to the next level.

Casian Holly

Casian Holly has been writing about gaming at iMore since 2019, but their real passion is Pokémon. From the games to the anime, cards and toys, they eat, sleep, and breathe all things Pokémon. You can check out their many Pokémon Go and Pokémon Sword and Shield guides and coverage here on iMore.