How To Get Mewtwo And Shadow Mewtwo In Pokemon GO (Explained)

This is how you can obtain Mewtwo and Shadow Mewtwo in Pokemon GO.

Mewtwo is a Legendary Generation 1 Psychic type of Pokémon who is weak towards Bug, Ghost, and Dark types. But resistant to Fighting and Psychic types. It is one of the strongest and most desired Pokemon among Trainers around the globe. It is hard to catch them as they hardly appear in Events and Raids. And same goes for Shadow Mewtwo. So here we have gone through all the details and explained how to get or obtain Mewtwo or Shadow Mewtwo in Pokemon GO.

How to Get Shadow Mewtwo and Mewtwo in Pokemon GO

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Mewtwo usually appears in 5-star Raids and EX Raids. He is mostly available in June and July as Raid Boss, and so is Shiny Mewtwo. Currently, no Event or Raid has Mewtwo, so you will have to wait for the next opportunity to appear. Once such raid battles arrive, check out the nearby arena and contact your Trainer friends to see if they have encountered this Pokemon. Once they appear, you can either join a Raid or get invited to the Raid. But, what you need to prepare most before going through the hassle is Premier Balls. As your normal Pokeballs are pretty useless in front of this rare Pokemon.
Now talking about Shadow Mewtwo. It recently got available in the Team Rocket Takeover event. And players could get hold of Shadow Mewtwo in the third stage of the Ultra Beast Protection Efforts Special Research before the 17th of November. As in that stage of the event, you were supposed to fight and defeat Giovanni. Allowing you to catch the Shadow Meadow.

This is an explanation guide on how you can get Mewtwo or Shadow Mewtwo in Pokemon GO. Looking for more articles from this game, check out how to accept a Remote Raid invite and how to evolve Eevee into Jolteon.