|“||Be wise. Stay focused. Strategize your way to victory.||„|
|~ Team Mystic's oath.|
Team Mystic (Japanese: チームミスティック Team Mystic) is a heroic faction in Pokémon GO. It's one of the three available teams the player can pick to be a member of. Team Mystic's leader is the analytical Blanche.
Not much is known about how Team Mystic was founded but it's known that Blanche is their leader. Mystic is researching why pokémon evolve and the whole process of the evolution. Team Mystic trainers believes that pokémon are wiser than humans. Team Mystic is represented by the legendary bird Articuno, because it's the team's emblem and Blanche has Articuno in her team of pokémon. Team Mystic is often shown to specialize in ice-type pokémon, as evident by their leader Blanche who is an ice-type trainer. Blue is Mystic's signature color, with them even being called the Blue Team. Team Mystic values wisdom and a calm, analytical nature heavily. They want to understan why it is that pokémon evolve and how the process goes.
Rivalry with Valor and Instinct
Team Mystic isn't the only available team the player can choose. The player can also choose Team Instinct and Team Valor. These three teams works as the players allies in battle. For when the player chooses a team, the player is taking gyms for that team. Mystic is in an endless battle with Instinct and Valor about gym control. Even though the three teams are enemies, they all still unite to take down the evil Team GO Rocket. Team Mystic is and has always been the biggest and most popular team in Pokémon GO. Most players chooses to be part of Team Mystic and they are the ones who is least hated on. While Instinct gets hate for being the least popular team and Valor for supposedly being "aggressive" players, Team Mystic is the least disliked team.