Armored Mewtwo is Coming to Pokémon GO

Mewtwo in his armor

Posted on July 4th, 2019, 06:25 PM by Jeremy Meisnitzer

Armored Mewtwo is being added to five-star raid battles from July 10th to July 31st.

The movie Mewtwo Strikes Back: Evolution is being released in Japan on July 12th this year. The movie retells the events of the first Pokémon movie and features an armoured Mewtwo. This event looks to be a promotional event for that movie and will allow you to catch this new Mewtwo variant for yourself.

The official details are as follows:


Mewtwo returns...with a new look. For a limited time, you can encounter this Psychic-type Pokémon in five-star raids.

Date + Time
* Armored Mewtwo will appear in five-star raids from July 10 at 1:00 p.m. PDT to July 31 at 1 p.m. PDT

* For the first time in Pokémon GO, Armored Mewtwo will be available to challenge in raids for a limited time!

Avatar Items
* Do you consider yourself a Mewtwo Trainer? Show off your prowess for power and aesthetics with some stylish new items coming to the Style Shop!

Don’t miss this chance to encounter Armored Mewtwo. Are you up for the challenge?

—The Pokémon GO Team