Pokémon GO Raid Bosses - January 2022

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Kyurem is one of the latest Pokémon GO raid bosses.
January 17, 2022: The Pokémon GO raid bosses have cycled again. Genesect (Shock Drive) is now in five-star raids, with the three and one-star raid roster changing, too.

If you're wondering what's about to hatch from that five-star egg, you'll want to refer to the Pokémon GO Raid bosses list for January 2022.

The roster of Pokémon GO raid bosses constantly changing with each new event, it can be hard to know what's about to hatch from those eggs. Until there's an in-game resource for such a thing, we'll have the updated list right here.

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If big bosses aren't your thing, then you might be more interested in Tuesday nights' Pokémon GO Spotlight Hours. We can also help maximize your Pokémon GO field research breakthroughs gains as well. Lastly, check out our Season of Heritage guide for details surrounding the latest three-month event.

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Pokémon GO Raid Bosses for January 2022

Tier Pokémon
Legendary (five-star)Genesect - Shock Drive (Jan. 15–Jan. 24), Regice* (Jan. 24–Feb.1)
MegaAerodactyl*
Three-StarScyther*, Typhlosion, Mawhile*, Druddigon*
One-StarParas*, Magnemite*, Chinchou*, Chimchar*, Klick*

The current Pokémon GO Raid bosses are as detailed in the table above. Any Pokémon with an asterisk (*) by the name can be shiny, but the odds of this will differ depending on the raid tier. Simply put, the higher the tier, the more likely it is that the resulting Pokémon will be a shiny, with legendary Pokémon roughly having a 1/20 chance.

Pokémon GO Raid Hours: January 2022

Here are the Pokémon featured in Pokémon GO raid hours for January 2022:

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Date Pokémon
Jan. 19Genesect
Jan. 26Regice

January will see three different Legendary Pokémon and one Mythical take to the five-star stage throughout the month. As such, each will get a spotlight hour during their week-long run that will make it super easy to catch a stack of them if you're able to reliably find and fight them.

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What Are the Next Pokémon GO Raid Bosses?

Pokémon Tier Date
Regice*Five-starJan. 24–Feb. 1

Now that we're in the second half of January, the month-long Pokémon GO raid bosses list is starting to look a little thin. We'll learn more about next month's raid bosses soon, but for now, all we know is that Regice will be the final five-star raid swap this month.

Three and one-star changes are likely, but we won't know what they are until Regice comes into play on January 24. Check back then for the next set of changes.

A previous version of this guide was written by Ben Sledge.