We have some exciting new updates to share about attack updates coming to Trainer Battles in season 7 of the GO Battle League! These changes will be implemented on Monday, 12 April 2021 at 13:00 PDT (GMT −7).
The Move Leaf Storm
Leaf Storm is coming to Pokémon GO! For the first time, Leaf Storm will be available to select Pokémon in Pokémon GO. Leaf Storm is a powerful one Grass type Charged Attack reduces your Pokémon Attack state after use. It can be learned from the following Pokémon –
We do not currently have the statistics for Leaf Storm, but will be updated when it is added to the game file.
Refund available for multiple Pokémon
More Pokémon will now be able to learn Dark write load attack Payback. Until this update, only Machamp could learn Payback (now a Legacy Move), on Community Day in 2020. The following Pokémon will now be able to learn Payback –
If you are new to PVP, do not forget to check out our Lazy Trainer’s Guide to PVP! We do not yet have access to the statistics for Leaf Storm, so we are not sure how meta-breaking it will be. Getting Payback can give Pokémon some depth that previously has not had access to one Dark write charged attack, especially if the opponent does not expect it!