Pokemon GO Celebrates Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee Launch
In honor of the release of Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, Niantic, the creator of Pokemon GO, has prepared a series of exciting events for players to enjoy. These events not only offer new content but also tie in with the gameplay and features of the newly released Pokemon games.
New Special Research for Mythical Pokemon Meltan
One of the highlights of these events is the introduction of Special Research tasks that allow players to embark on a quest to discover and capture the elusive Mythical Pokemon Meltan. This unique Pokemon has captured the curiosity and attention of trainers worldwide and now presents an exciting opportunity to add it to their collections.
Field Research Featuring Kanto Pokemon
During the event period, players will also have the chance to engage in Field Research tasks that focus on Pokemon originally discovered in the Kanto region. These tasks provide an excellent opportunity to encounter and capture Pokemon that are not commonly found in the newly released Pokemon Let’s Go games.
Trainers should keep an eye out for Pokemon like Omanyte and Kabuto, as they may appear in the wild more frequently during the event. It’s a fantastic chance to fill gaps in your PokÃ©dex and add some unique Pokemon to your team.
New Avatar Items in the Style Shop
If you’re looking to freshen up your in-game appearance, Niantic has you covered. With the arrival of Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, new avatar items inspired by the games have been added to the Style Shop. You can now dress your character in a Pikachu Cap or Eevee Cap, putting your love for these iconic Pokemon on full display.
Increased Raid Battle Pokemon Availability
In addition to all the other exciting events, Niantic is boosting the appearance rates of certain Pokemon in Raid Battles. From November 23, 1:00 p.m. PST to November 26, 1:00 p.m. PST, trainers will have a higher chance of encountering and battling against Evolutions of Eevee such as Vaporeon, Jolteon, Flareon, Espeon, and Umbreon. Additionally, Raichu and its Alolan form will also appear more frequently in Raid Battles during this time.
Shiny Pokemon Debut
If you’re an avid collector of shiny Pokemon, you’ll be delighted to know that Shiny Magnemite and Shiny Magneton are making their Pokemon GO debuts during the event. Keep a lookout for these rare and sparkling versions of the iconic electric-type Pokemon.
The Pokemon GO events celebrating the release of Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee offer trainers a range of exciting experiences, from embarking on a quest to capture the Mythical Pokemon Meltan to encountering rare Kanto Pokemon and enjoying boosted Raid Battle appearances. With the addition of new avatar items and the introduction of shiny Pokemon, there’s something for everyone to enjoy during these special events.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
1. Can I participate in the Pokemon Let’s Go events if I don’t own the games?
Yes, you can still participate in the events and enjoy the additional content even if you don’t own Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu or Let’s Go Eevee. The events are available to all Pokemon GO players.
2. How can I access the Special Research for Meltan?
To access the Special Research tasks for Mythical Pokemon Meltan, you need to spin PokÃ©Stops and obtain the research tasks. Complete these tasks to progress through the Special Research and eventually encounter Meltan.
3. Are the shiny Pokemon guaranteed to appear during the event?
While the event increases the chances of encountering shiny Magnemite and shiny Magneton, their appearance is not guaranteed. Keep hunting and catching Pokemon to increase your odds of finding these rare shiny variants.
4. Can I keep the avatar items even after the event ends?
Yes, once you purchase and obtain the Pikachu Cap and Eevee Cap avatar items, they will remain in your inventory even after the event concludes. You can continue wearing them and showcasing your love for these iconic Pokemon.
5. Are the boosted Raid Battle appearances limited to specific locations?
No, the increased appearances of certain Pokemon in Raid Battles are not limited to specific locations. Trainers worldwide will have a higher chance of encountering the specified Evolutions of Eevee, as well as Raichu and its Alolan form, during the designated event period.