Use your steel-type Pokémon to fight to the top
Developer Niantic have just announced the Test Your Mettle event for Pokémon Go. This steel-type event will bring Mega Aggron and Togedemaru to the mobile game, along with 2 new Ultra Beasts to face. Players in the Southern Hemisphere can encounter Celesteela, while players in the Northern Hemisphere can find Kartana. Here’s a full rundown of the new event:
Event Bonus – Increased Candy and chance to receive Candy XL for successfully catching Pokémon with Nice Throws, Great Throws, and Excellent Throws.
Pokémon Debuts - Mega Aggron* will make its debut in Mega Raids from Friday, September 16, 2022, to Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Togedemaru, the Roly-Poly Pokémon
Wild Encounters - Magnemite, Pineco, Nosepass, Aron, Beldum, Bronzor, Drilbur, Ferroseed, Togedemaru
If Trainers are lucky: Prinplup, Stunfisk
One-Star Raids: Scyther, Beldum, Shieldon, Klink, Togedemaru
Three-Star Raids: Magneton, Skarmory, Mawile, Lairon
Five-Star Raids: Celesteela** , Kartana**
Mega Raids: Mega Aggron*
7 km Eggs - Alolan Sandshrew, Alolan Diglett, Galarian Meowth, Riolu, Galarian Stunfisk
Field Research - Magnemite, Pineco, Nosepass, Drilbur, Ferroseed, Togedemaru
Steelix Mega Energy, Scizor Mega Energy
Timed Research - Complete tasks to earn Aggron Mega Energy and encounters with Togedemaru and Aron.
*If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!’
** Celesteela will be appearing in Five-Star Raids in the Southern Hemisphere. Kartana will be appearing in Five-Star Raids in the Northern Hemisphere.
The event will take place from Friday, September 16th at 10 A.M. to Wednesday, September 21st at 8 P.M. local time.