EX Raid Test Hits Sponsored Gyms In Some Cities In USA (Included ;Cities List)


Just a few days ago, Niantic added new locations for the EX Raid Battle testingin the United States and Japan. Now, another expansion happened for the upcoming EX Raid feature in Pokemon GO.

EX Raid Testing Expands Once Again

As reported, trainers from Taiwan are already receiving EX Raid invitations to test out the new EX Raid Battle. Same mechanics will be implemented to the new players who received the invitation. Also, the EX Raid passes can be acquired from the non-sponsored gyms.

As for the United States and Japan, Niantic has also expanded the range of the testing area. Players from cities affected by this expansion can receive an EX Raid pass from Sponsored Gyms.

EX Raid Testing Schedule

The upcoming testing will be taking place on September 15, 2017 at 18:00-19:00 for US players and September 16, 2017 at 10:00-11:00 for players in Taiwan and Japan. In addition to this update, EX Raid Battle for US players will be taking place at sponsored Sprint stores.

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