The chances of catching Mewtwo in Pokémon Go are incredibly rare. Still, it’s far from impossible and there are some established ways to get there. Although, unfortunately, many of these methods are dependent on the developers and their schedule of adding specific Pokémon to the rotation of various activities.
Many Legendary Pokémon in Pokémon GO can be obtained through five-star raids, which are one of the main activities in the game. Unfortunately, these raids are Pokemon-specific and as of this writing (May 2022). ), there are no raids with Mewtwo. However, Niantic (the developers of the game) regularly rotate the Legendary Pokémon available in raids, so Mewtwo can appear at any time. Be sure to always check the in-game news to stay up to date on the latest raids and featured Pokémon.
All the steps to get a Shadow Mewtwo in Pokemon Go
Just like getting a Mew in Pokemon GO, you have to complete a number of event objectives, but this time we’re trying to ‘get Shadow Mewtwo, which requires first obtaining a special research task. To get a Shadow Mewtwo in Pokémon Go, you must first enter the Ultra Beast Protection Efforts special research. The Ultra Beast Protection Efforts special research will unlock and allow you to start capturing a Shadow Mewtwo. To complete the Ultra Beast Special Research, you must complete a series of four stages, each with three objectives. Here are the objectives of the four stages that you need to complete to get Shadow Mewtwo in Pokémon Go. . The radar obtained in this first stage is needed to track down the three Team Go Rocket bosses in the next stage. Use the first radar and you will reveal their hideouts on the world map.
How to Catch Mewtwo
Mewtwo is a raid boss that only appears during events. And events don’t happen very often, so you can’t catch Mewtwo now.
The most recent way to catch Mewtwo was by joining the Pokémon GO Tour: Kanto event. It was held on Saturday, February 20, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. There were over 100 Kanto region Pokemon to catch, but many of them were locked behind a paywall.
What do you have to do to catch Mewtwo?
Once Mewtwo becomes available in-game, there are a number of things you need to do. Doing the following will ensure that you have a real chance of catching the Legendary Pokemon.
The first thing you’ll want to do is beef up your current roster of Pokémon. Train some of your best Pokémon to make them even stronger.
Special Rocket Research
Everyone above level 8 will have team rocket research special task lines to play.
Completing these missions will grant you a Super Rocket Radar, which will allow you to fight Giovanni and catch a Shadow Legendary.