Tornadus is again in Pokemon Go for a restricted time. The Legendary Cyclone Pokemon has returned to five-star Raids as a part of the sport’s Season of Legends. Not solely does this provide you with one other likelihood to catch the Legendary for those who’ve beforehand missed it, however this time round you will additionally be capable of encounter its Shiny kind. If you happen to want some help, we have rounded up some suggestions that can assist you beat and catch Tornadus under.
Tornadus Raid Schedule
Incarnate Forme Tornadus is showing in five-star Raid Battles once more till 8 AM native time on March 11, providing you with solely a few days to catch it. Earlier than you possibly can take part in a Tornadus Raid, you will must have both a Raid Go (to affix the battle in-person) or a Distant Raid Go (to affix the battle remotely). Each can be found to buy, however you can too get one Distant Raid Go as a part of Niantic’s free weekly merchandise bundles, which can be found in Pokemon Go’s in-game store each Monday in March.
Following Tornadus’s departure on March 11, Incarnate Forme Thundurus will return to Raids till March 16. After that, Niantic will carry all three Forces of Nature again to the sport of their Therian Formes–the first time these variants might be accessible in Pokemon Go. Therian Forme Tornadus will seem beginning March 30.
How To Catch Shiny Tornadus
As beforehand talked about, you will have an opportunity to come across Shiny Tornadus throughout its present stint as a Raid boss. Nonetheless, your odds of discovering one are pretty small, and there is not any approach to inform if Tornadus is Shiny till you have overwhelmed it in battle and made it to the catching part. If you happen to’re trying to catch a Shiny model, your greatest likelihood is to take part in as many Tornadus Raids as you possibly can earlier than the Legendary leaves the sport once more.
Tornadus Weaknesses And Counters
Not like the opposite two Forces of Nature, Tornadus is a pure Flying-type Pokemon, which makes it weak solely to Ice, Rock, and Electrical varieties. Any Pokemon of these varieties might be particularly useful if you’re battling the Legendary, however you possibly can see some strong suggestions for every under:
- Ice: Lapras, Mamoswine, Glaceon, Weavile, Kyurem, Galarian Darmanitan
- Rock: Golem / Alolan Golem, Tyranitar, Rhyperior, Rampardos, Omastar, Regirock
- Electrical: Zapdos, Mega Ampharos, Raikou, Electivire, Luxray, Zekrom
Sorts To Keep away from
Flying Pokemon have a bonus over Preventing, Bug, and Grass Pokemon, so you will need to keep away from utilizing monsters of these varieties when battling Tornadus. The Legendary may have a Darkish- or Grass-type assault at its disposal, which is one thing to bear in mind for those who carry alongside Rock, Floor, or Psychic Pokemon.