Trainers, With the start of the Luminous Legends Y Part 1 Event, it has been observed that Team GO Rocket leaders Cliff, Arlo, Sierra and other grunts have found some additional species of Pokemon and have changed their lineups!

Note: You can rematch Leaders and Giovanni if you lose for the first time, the leaders and Giovanni will use the same lineup for the next time.

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New Shadow Pokemon

Lots of New Shadow Pokemon have arrived in Pokemon and a few older ones have got their shiny form added:

  • Horsea
  • Seadra
  • Kingra
  • Snubbull
  • Granbull
  • Poochyena
  • Mightyena
  • Makuhita
  • Hariyama
  • Electrike
  • Manectric
  • Starly
  • Staravia
  • Staraptor
  • Skorupi
  • Drapion
  • Tangela
  • Tangrowth
  • Murkrow
  • Honchkrow

New Shadow Shiny

New Shiny Shadow forms have also joined the Pokemon GO journey and can be encountered by defeating Team GO Rocket Leaders

  • Venonat
  • Seedot
  • Sneasel

Team GO Rocket Leaders Lineup

Here’s the new lineup for each Team GO Rocket Leaders, you can check the recommended counters for each Pokemon at GO Field Guide

Pokemon marked with (s) can be shiny. Pokemon marked with (e) can be encountered after defeating the leaders.

Leader123
ArloVenonat (s)(e)Manectric, Crobat, UrsaringScizor, Magnezone, Vileplume
CliffSeedot (s)(e)Kingler, Hariyama, PoliwrathTyranitar, Torterra, Sharpedo
SierraSneasel (s)(e)Gliscor, Granbull, AmpharosHoundoom, Kingdra, Drapion

Venonat, Seedot and Sneasel can now encountered in their shiny shadow form with the start of the event.

Team GO Rocket Grunts Lineup

New Pokemon Shadow Pokemon have arrived and can be now encountered with the new Grunts line. In addition to this new Fairy Grunt have also arrived.

Phrase1st2nd3rd
Go, my super bug Pokémon (Male)Shuckle (e)
Anorith (e)
Skorupi (e)
Pinsir
Venomoth
Scizor
Scyther
Beedrill
Scizor
Wherever there is light, there is also shadow. (Female)Poochyena (e)
Murkrow (e)
Mightyena (e)
Sableye (e)
Cacturne (e)
Shiftry (e)
ROAR! …How’d that sound? (Female)Dratini (e)Dragonair (e)
Flygon
Gyarados
Dragonite
Get ready to be shocked. (Female)Electrike (e)
Electabuzz (e)
Mareep (e)
Electabuzz
Flaaffy
Electabuzz
Ampharos
Check out my cute Pokémon! (Female)Snubbull (e)Snubbull
Granbull
Granbull
This buff physique isn’t just for show. (Female)Makuhita (e)
Machop (e)
MachokeHitmonchan
Hariyama
Hitmonlee
Do you know how hot Pokémon fire breath can get? (Female)Vulpix (e)
Magmar (e)
Houndour (e)
Ninetales (e)
Magmar (e)
Houndoom (e)
Ninetales
Charmeleon
Arcanine
Battle against my Flying-type Pokémon. (Female)Starly (e) Zubat (e)Golbat
Staravia
Crobat
Dragonite
Gyarados
Ke…ke…ke…ke…ke…ke. (Male)Duskull (e) Shuppet (e)
Misdreavus (e)
Banette
Dusclops
Dusknoir
Sableye
Banette
Don’t tangle with us. (Male)Hoppip (e)
Tangela (e) Oddish (e)
Tangela (e)
Gloom (e)
Skiploom (e)
Vileplume
Victreebel
Shiftry
You’ll be defeated into the ground. (Male)Diglett (e) Swinub (e)Marowak
Vibrava
Gliscor
Flygon
You’re going to be frozen in your tracks. (Female)Spheal (e)
Snover (e)
Cloyster (e)
Swinub (e)
Sealeo (e)
Lapras
Abomasnow
Normal does not mean weak. (Male)Teddiursa (e)Porygon2 (e)
Raticate (e)
Snorlax
Porygon-Z
Coiled and ready to strike. (Female)Skorupi (e) Nidoran♀(e)
Nidoran♂ (e)
Nidorina
Nidorino
Nidorina
Weezing
Muk
Are you scared of psychics that use unseen powers? (Female)Slowpoke (e)
Wobbuffet (e)
Kadabra
Drowzee
Exeggutor
Kirlia
Hypno
Let’s rock and roll. (Male)Nosepass (e)
Aron (e)
Lairon (e)
Pupitar (e)
Larvitar (e)
Pupitar
Tyranitar
These waters are treacherous. (Female)Spheal (e) Horsea (e) Poliwag (e)Marshtomp
Quagsire
Politoed
Poliwrath
These waters are treacherous. (Male)Magikarp (e)MagikarpMagikarp
Gyarados
Winning is for winners or… Get ready to be defeated or…Don’t bother – I’ve already won (Female)Snorlax (e)Poliwrath
Gardevoir
Snorlax
Dragonite
Gyarados
Snorlax

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