January 2023 has plenty of great Legendary and Mega Raid bosses to battle and catch in Pokemon GO – here are all of the dates you need to know!
Raids are some of the most challenging battles for any Pokemon GO player, but they are certainly worth doing. After all, defeating Legendaries gives you the chance to catch them, and beating Mega Pokemon rewards you with rare Mega Energy.
Every month, there is a new selection of Raid bosses to battle, and January 2023 has a number of exciting Pokemon appearing!
But before you find out the dates you can fight them all, here’s how to get more Raid Passes in Pokemon GO. You’ll need plenty if you want to beat all of these bosses!
Every Legendary & Mega Pokemon GO Raid Boss in December 2022
Reshiram, Zekrom, Regice, and Tapu Koko are the Legendary Pokemon that will be in Raids during January 2023.
Meanwhile, the Mega Raid bosses include Mega Steelix, Mega Lopunny, and Mega Aerodactyl.
These are the dates that all of these Pokemon will be Raid bosses:
- January 1 – 10
- Legendary – Reshiram
- Mega – Mega Steelix
- January 10 – 18
- Legendary – Zekrom
- Mega – Mega Salamence
- January 18 – 25
- Legendary – Regice
- Mega – Mega Lopunny
- January 25 – February 1
- Legendary – Tapu Koko
- Mega – Mega Aerodactyl
The best time to catch these Legendary Pokemon is during the January 2023 Pokemon GO Raid Hours. Every week, a different Legendary is the featured Raid boss!
Also, there is a shiny version of each of the Legendary Pokemon this month. Check out our Pokemon GO shiny odds guide to find out the exact chances of encountering a shiny Legendary!
These are just a few of the many Legendary and Mega Pokemon in the game. Check out the list of every Legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO, as well as all of the Mega Evolutions!