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Pokemon Go Battle League Interlude Season: Schedule, rewards & end date

Published: 2/Mar/2022 12:13

by Daniel Megarry

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The Pokemon Go Battle League Interlude Season has begun, with a new weekly schedule of leagues and cups, as well as some great rewards and themed Battle Days to enjoy.

While catching ’em all is the name of the game in Pokemon Go, Trainers looking to test their might against others will want to head to the Go Battle League, which is now in an Interlude Season as Niantic make some behind-the-scenes changes.

Below, you’ll find everything you need to know about the Interlude Season of the Pokemon Go Battle League, including the end date, all the rewards you can earn along the way, and the new weekly schedule of leagues and cups.

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Two trainers battling in the Pokemon Go Battle League Season 10
Niantic
It’s time to dust off your battle gloves once again, Trainers.

Pokemon Go Battle League Interlude Season start & end dates

The Go Battle League Interlude Season began on Monday, March 1, 2022, and will end on Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at 1PM PDT / 4PM EDT / 9PM GMT / 10PM CEST.

Niantic explained in a blog post that this will be a “calm and relaxing” season with no visible ratings, due to changes and bug fixes being planned for the Go Battle League.

Pokemon Go Battle League Interlude Season schedule

As well as the traditional trio of Great, Ultra, and Master Leagues, there will be loads of returning cups this season including the Little Jungle Cup and the Halloween Cup.

You can see the full weekly Go Battle League Interlude Season schedule below:

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  • March 1 – March 8: Great League & Johto Cup
  • March 8 – March 15: Ultra League & Ultra League Premier Classic
  • March 15 – March 22: Master League & Love Cup
  • March 22 – March 29: Great League & Little Jungle Cup
  • March 29 – April 5: Ultra League & Catch Cup
  • April 5 – April 12: Master League & Halloween Cup
  • April 12 – April 19: Great League & Little Cup
  • April 19 – April 26: Ultra League & Retro Cup
  • April 26 – May 3: Master League & Kanto Cup
  • May 3 – May 10: Great League & Flying Cup
  • May 10 – May 17: Ultra League & Element Cup
  • May 17 – May 24: Master League & Master League Premier Classic
  • May 24 – June 1: Great League, Ultra League & Master League

We’ve got guides for the Great League, the Ultra League, and the Master League with team recommendations and details of each league’s rules that should help you prepare.

Gladion avatar outfits as a reward in the Pokemon Go Battle League Interlude Season
Niantic
These Gladion-style outfits are available as Go Battle League rewards.

Pokemon Go Battle League Interlude Season rewards

There are loads of rewards to earn as you rise through the Go Battle League, from Pokemon encounters to avatar items, and even Elite TMs for the most dedicated Trainers.

Here are all of the rewards on offer in the Interlude Season:

Go Battle League Rank Reward
Rank 1 guaranteed Crobat encounter
Rank 1+ Clefairy, Drilbur, Meditite, Misdreavus, Pikipek, or Yungoos encounter
Rank 3 guaranteed Pikachu Libre avatar items
Rank 6+ Litten, Mienfoo, Popplio, Porygon, or Rowlet encounter
Rank 11+ Cranidos, Feebas, Frillish, or Phantump encounter
Rank 16+ Larvitar, Rockruff, Rufflet, or Scraggy encounter
Rank 19 guaranteed Elite Charged TM & Elite Fast TM (awarded at the end of the season)
Rank 20 guaranteed Gladion Cuff Earrings, Gladion Shoes, Gladion Pants, Gladion Hoodie, & animated Gladion Pose
Rank 20 guaranteed Pikachu Libre encounter
Rank 20+ Current 5-Star Raid Boss encounter

Trainers who have already earned Gladion avatar outfit items from Go Battle Days won’t receive duplicates when they reach Rank 20, and there doesn’t appear to be any alternative rewards.

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Go Battle League Interlude Season Battle Days schedule

There will be three Battle Days taking place during the Interlude Season of the Go Battle League:

Battle Day Date Time
Seel Battle Day Saturday, March 5, 2022 12AM to 11:59PM local time
Beginner’s Paradise Sunday, April 17, 2022 12AM to 11:59PM local time
Mega Stardust Surprise Sunday, May 29, 2022 12AM to 11:59PM local time

During these special days, the maximum number of sets you can play per day will be raised from five to 20, for a total of 100 battles.

For the Seel Battle Day, there will be a guaranteed Seel encounter as a reward between 11AM and 2PM local time. Evolve a Seel during this time to get a Dewgong that knows Ice Shard and Ice Wind.

During the Beginner’s Paradise Battle Day, there will be a Timed Research quest with XP rewards, and finally, during Mega Stardust Surprise Battle Day, there will be a 4x Stardust from win bonus.

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pokemon go league battle There will be three Battle Days to enjoy during the Interlude Season of the Go Battle League.

Are there any move changes in the Interlude Season?

Although there are typically a handful of buffs and nerfs at the beginning of every Pokemon Go Battle League season, there will be no move changes during the Interlude Season.

Niantic have explained that this is because their development team is focusing on making adjustments and improvements to the Go Battle League during the Interlude Season.


That’s everything you need to know about the Interlude Season of the Go Battle League! For more tips, check out our Pokemon Go guides below:

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