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Pokemon GO: Galarian Articuno, Moltres & Zapdos Confirmed

The latest Pokemon GO update has confirmed that the Galarian versions of the Legendary Birds, Articuno, Moltres, and Zapdos – are coming soon!

Some of the most sought-after Pokemon in all of Pokemon GO are Legendaries. Excitingly, it looks like new versions of classic ones are on the way.

The Legendary Birds – Articuno, Moltres, and Zapdos – first appeared in the Gen 1 mainline Pokemon games. They were also some of the first out of all of the Legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO to debut in Niantic’s mobile game.

However, more recently, regional variants of these Legendary Pokemon appeared in Sword and Shield’s Galar region.

Pokemon GO Zapdos
Niantic

Quite a few Galarian Pokemon are already in Pokemon GO, but there are still plenty left to add. This includes the regional variants of the Legendary Birds.

Luckily, it looks like Articuno, Moltres, and Zapdos’ Galarian forms will be arriving in Pokemon GO very shortly.

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Pokemon GO Pokedex Reveals Galarian Legendary Birds – Articuno, Moltres & Zapdos Are Coming Soon

The latest Pokemon GO update includes a new reference to the Galarian versions of Articuno, Moltres, and Zapdos in the game for the first time.

As spotted by Redditor u/Waluigiwarrior, the Pokedex entries for Articuno, Moltres, and Zapdos now have an additional option.

In the Pokedex entry for these Legendary Pokemon, there is now the option to see the Galarian version. Although, of course, nobody can actually see Galar regional variants until they have caught them.

Luckily, a datamine has revealed what the Galarian Legendary Birds look like in Pokemon GO!

Legendary Birds Pokedex
Niantic

The new Pokedex option all but confirms that Galarian versions of Articuno, Moltres, and Zapdos will be coming to Pokemon GO soon. Let’s hope to hear an official announcement from developer Niantic over the next couple of weeks.

UPDATE: Players are catching the Galarian Legendary Birds using the new Daily Adventure Incense!

In the meantime, the Pokemon GO Hisuian Discoveries event is adding new Pokemon from the Hisui region. This includes the Ultra Unlock addition of Hisuian Braviary too!

Additionally, you’ll want to know how to catch the new Ultra Beasts in Pokemon GO. These are even rarer than Legendary Pokemon right now!

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