Ultra Unlock are a set of special bonuses in Pokémon Go, which, if earned, will occur over the cross of three weeks. These bonuses range from new shiny Pokémon to legendary raids to new Gen 5 releases.
Once an Ultra Unlock has been earned it will be available for every Pokémon Go player to enjoy!
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Ultra Unlock dates, times and rewards in Pokémon Go at a glance
Below you can find the dates, times and rewards for each Ultra Unlock week that will occur in Pokémon Go if enough Global Challenges are completed.
All of the Ultra Unlocks share the same start and end time that, depending on your time zone, are:
- 9pm (BST)
- 10pm (CEST)
- 4pm (EDT)
- 1pm (PDT)
Thankfully each Ultra Unlock was, well, unlocked during Go Fest 2020, with the attendees managing to complete enough Global Challenges for each special week. Now all we have to do is wait for the weeks themselves to occur!
|Dragon Week||Friday, 31st July to Friday, 7th August|
|Enigma Week||Friday, 7th August to Friday, 14th August|
|Unova Week||Friday, 14th August to Friday, 21st August|
It's Day Two of Pokémon Go Fest! Play the Rocket Straight to Victory quest, where you'll face Arlo, Cliff and Sierra, as well as Giovanni. You can also face Palkia and Dialga in raids, and get your hands on Rotom and Unown if you're a ticket holder. 2020 has otherwise seen several new features - such the arrival of Rocket Balloons, the Go Battle League, Remote Raids and the trade evolution feature. Pokemon Go also sees regular events - including weekly Spotlight Hour, monthly Field Research rewards and Pokémon Go Community Day. You can currently compete in the Season 3 Great League and complete the Dragon Week Timed Research.
How to earn each Ultra Unlock in Pokémon Go
There will be 32 Global Challenges available across the world in total, with the challenges players receive depending on their location, and for each eight Global Challenges completed by the community, a new Ultra Unlock will be unlocked.
Below you can find out exactly which Ultra Unlocks are on offer and exactly how many Global Challenges are required for each one.
Enjoy the Ultra Unlocks!