Pokemon GO Fest 2021 - Every Costumed Pokemon and Whether They Can Be Shiny

By Sam Woods

July 17, 2021

Niantic is ensuring that 2021’s edition of Pokemon GO Fest is a musical celebration for players to remember.

Prior to the event, the developers confirmed there’s plenty for players to do over the course of the event window.

Alongside the rotating biomes, the introduction of Meloetta, hundreds of Legendary Raids and everything else that will be going on, Niantic has added a range of Pokemon that are wearing some musical costumes.

Here is every costumed Pokemon that is available during Pokemon GO Fest 2021 and whether or not they can be shiny.

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All Costumed Pokemon Available At Pokemon GO Fest 2021

With the musical theme of Pokemon GO Fest this year, Niantic has given a range of different Pokemon outfits to wear.

While most of these outfits consist of a little Meloetta-inspired top hat, Pikachu can be sporting either a vibrant, cutesy pop outfit or an electric themed punk one.

Here is every costumed Pokemon that will be appearing at the event:

  • Pikachu (Meloetta Hat)
  • Pikachu (Rock Star)
  • Pikachu (Pop Star)
  • Galarian Ponyta (Meloetta Hat)
  • Galarian Zigzagoon (Meloetta Hat)
  • Gardevoir (Meloetta Hat)
  • Flygon (Meloetta Hat)

Which of the Pokemon Can Be Shiny?

Part of what makes Pokemon GO and Pokemon as a whole so special is the ability to find and catch shiny Pokemon. Naturally, this has left players wondering if the costumed Pokemon they are encountering can be shiny.

Here is your answer:

  • Pikachu (Meloetta Hat) – Yes
  • Pikachu (Rock Star) – Awaiting Confirmation
  • Pikachu (Pop Star) – Awaiting Confirmation
  • Galarian Ponyta – Yes
  • Galarian Zigzagoon – Yes
  • Gardevoir – Awaiting Confirmation
  • Flygon – Awaiting Confirmation
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Sam Woods

Sam is the Managing Editor at DualShockers. He's been playing video games for as long as he can remember and you can regularly find him on his Nintendo Switch. When he's not playing games, he'll no doubt be suffering watching his beloved Ipswich Town.

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