Regidrago Pokemon GO Raid: Dates, times, counters & rewards

Regidrago Pokemon GO Raid: Dates, times, counters & rewards
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Ben Williams


7th Mar 2023 14:38

Joining Pokemon GO as an Elite Raid boss is Regidrago, the Dragon-type Legendary titan related to Regirock, Regice, Registeel, and Regieleki. So you can catch your own during this limited-time event, here are the dates, times, locations, and counters you need to know for the Regidrago Pokemon GO raid. 

Regidrago Pokemon GO Raid: dates, times, counters & rewards

Dates and times

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As confirmed on the official Pokemon GO blog, the Regidrago Pokemon GO Elite Raid will take place at take place at three separate times on Saturday, 11 March 2023: 11AM local time, 2PM local time, and 5PM local time. 

As an Elite Raid, you'll be able to spot where the Regidrago Pokemon GO raid will be on map by looking for the special Raid Eggs on top of gyms, appearing 24 hours before each scheduled raid. Each Regridrago raid will only be active for 30 minutes once a Raid Egg hatches, so you'll need to act quick. 

Regidrago counters

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Being a pure Dragon type, there are three varieties of Regidrago Pokemon GO counters you can use: those with Ice, Dragon, and Fairy-type attacks - all for 1.6 x super-effective damage. Whilst using a Dragon-type is a riskier bet since it will also be weak to Regidrago's Dragon-type attacks, it can still be worth the gamble since Dragon-type attacks deal higher damage. 

So, as long as you have a raid party of 3-4 players of Level 35+ with teams of Pokemon with members like Gardevoir, Salamence, Latios, Mamoswine, or Weavile - in Mega Evolution forms as a bonus if possible - you should be able to take on and defeat this Regidrago Pokemon GO raid with little issue. 


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Along with the opportunity to catch Regidrago for yourself after beating the Elite Raid, you'll also unlock exclusive Timed Research. After you complete the given research tasks, this Regidrago Pokemon GO research will reward you with allotments of Regirock Candy, Regice Candy, and Registeel Candy.

However, you can only unlock this Timed Research once though. This means you won't receive it again if you beat multiple Regidrago raids.

That's all you need to know about the Regidrago Pokemon GO raid dates, times, counters, and rewards. If you're catching up on what's new, check out how to get Gimmighoul Coins in Pokemon GO. Alternatively, find out how to get Hawlucha in Pokemon GO and if it can be Shiny

For even more Pokemon GO guides, you can be sure to find them right here at GGRecon.

Ben Williams
About the author
Ben Williams
Ben is a Senior Guides Writer at GGRecon. Alongside his BA (Hons) in Business Management is a wealth of gaming and entertainment writing experience, having previously occupied roles as a Copywriter in e-commerce at Overclockers and Guides & SEO Writer at GameByte and FragHero. When not whipping up guides and reviews, Ben’ll be off playing the latest Pokemon games, Overwatch 2, Spider-Man, The Witcher, and Final Fantasy - all before reading manga and listening to Ice Nine Kills.
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