Rare Pokémon Coming to European Pokemon GO Players

Players of Pokémon GO in European cities will finally begin to see certain rare Pokémon like Kangaskhan and Unown.

Today Niantic announced that certain rare Pokémon will finally be making an appearance in certain European cities in their game Pokémon GO.

While the exact number of rare Pokémon has not been revealed, Kangaskhan and Unown will be a part of this list. If you’re worried that these Pokémon might not appear in your city, then we have you covered. You can find the full list of cities below:

  • Vienna, Austria
  • Prague, Czech Republic
  • Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Helsinki, Finland
  • Dijon, France
  • Lille, France
  • Lyon, France
  • Marseille, France
  • Nice, France
  • Paris, France
  • Rennes, France
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Bochum, Germany
  • Gera, Germany
  • Leipzig, Germany
  • Mönchengladbach, Germany
  • Munich, Germany
  • Oberhausen, Germany
  • Recklinghausen, Germany
  • Milan, Italy
  • Naples, Italy
  • Rome, Italy
  • Oslo, Norway
  • Warsaw, Poland
  • Lisbon, Portugal
  • Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Badajoz, Spain
  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Cádiz, Spain
  • Madrid, Spain
  • Sevilla, Spain
  • San Sebastián, Spain
  • Valencia, Spain
  • Valladolid, Spain
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Zürich, Switzerland
  • Almere, The Netherlands
  • Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Leidschendam, The Netherlands
  • Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
  • Belfast, United Kingdom
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Cardiff, United Kingdom
  • Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Manchester, United Kingdom

Players will have until August 21st, 2017 to catch these monsters, so if you’re not out now, you may want to get on that.

In addition to the announcement of the new Pokémon, it was also revealed that Lure Modules will be activated at certain Ubibail-Rodamco shopping centers. These will remain active from August 12th, 2017, to August 19th, 2017.

In other Pokémon GO news, last week, after months of waiting, it was finally announced that Legendary Raids and Pokémon would finally be making their way into the game, with the first raid occurring at Pokémon GO Fest in Chicago. This, however, turned out to be a bust, as the game experienced extreme outages during the entirety of the event.

Pokémon GO was originally released on July 6th, 2016, and is available on iOS and Android devices.

Tanner Pierce

Tanner Pierce is a Staff Writer at When he isn't writing, he is pursuing a major in Journalism at the University of Central Florida.

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