But did it ever really go away? Hundreds of Pokémon Go fans were spotted at sites around Aylesbury today. You could be forgiven for thinking that the craze was over - but today hundreds of fans turned out for a big gaming event. Players were spotted at locations in the town centre including Market Square, as well as outside the Waterside Theatre. One player said: "It was great, it was a big event and there were a few hundred people out for it."The event was a Pokemon Go Community Day - and the grand prize on offer was a Larvitar, who can evolve into Pupitar and then Tyranitar. Experts say that this is arguably the most powerful featured Pokémon in any Community Day yet.Did you take part? Get in touch by emailing [email protected] … [Read more...] about It’s back! Pokémon Go craze brings out hundreds of Aylesbury fans for Community Day event
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Pokemon fans are in for a treat as a special event makes a return to Gateshead this weekend with a whole new set of challenges. A group set up for North East fans of the Pokemon Go game hosts monthly get-togethers at Saltwell Park which are proving a hit with families. And its latest Pokemon Go Community Day will take place this Saturday, May 19, with hundreds of players of all ages set to attend - all in a good cause. The event will be raising funds for the Great Ormond Street Hospital so players can be helping the charity while indulging thir love of Pokemon. Niantic’s augmented reality game has kept the interest of legions of fans since the craze first took off in 2016 with players were regularly spotted out and about using their phone GPS to locate, fight and - hopefully - capture a range of virtual creatures “appearing” in real-life locations. And during the community day events, Gateshead’s popular Victorian park in Low Fell has offered up a wide range … [Read more...] about Pokemon Go Community Day comes to Gateshead’s Saltwell Park
POKEMON Community Day is a new monthly event that the developer is sponsoring to encourage people to get out and meet other like-minded players. Here is everything you need to know about this unique day. When is Pokemon Go Community Day in the UK? All players need to do to take part is to show up at a popular location during the three hour window, The next one is on Saturday, May 19 and it’s been confirmed that the special Pokemon will be Charmander. The timings for these will run from 10am to 1pm GMT. The June Community Day event is set to take place on Saturday, June 16 and the July event is scheduled for Sunday, July 8. But Niantic haven’t yet confirmed the Pokemon for those events. Although Pokemon doesn’t run meet-ups, it’s a great time to get together and meet other trainers. You can do so by searching your city and Pokemon Go on social media. How do you catch Charmander? That’s up to your hunting skills, right? Some experts though believe … [Read more...] about When is Pokemon Go Community Day in the UK, how do you catch Charmander and will there be a shiny?
Niantic has detailed Pokémon Go's next Community Day, revealing that the three-hour event will take place in late March and focus on the very first Pokémon, Bulbasaur, which will be available in droves around the world for a limited time.On Community Days, those playing the smash hit augmented reality mobile game will enjoy triple experience points for catching Pokémon, lures that last three hours and an increased likelihood of finding a rare 'shiny' version of Bulbasaur.Many of the selected Pokémon will also have a unique move only available in those caught on the day. The move Bulbasaur will have has not yet been confirmed.During a three hour period the select Pokémon will be available in large quantities, meaning players will be able to easily gather enough of the 'candy' needed to evolve them and power them up.Two Community Days have taken place so far. The January event featured series mascot Pikachu, while the February event this past weekend focused on … [Read more...] about Pokemon Go: March Community Day is all about Bulbasaur
The developers of the massively successful game Pokemon Go are releasing a new Harry Potter-themed follow-up. Niantic Labs has confirmed the new title will be called Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, and will be developed in conjunction with Warner Bros. Interactive and its new brand Portkey Games studio, which will work on multiple Potter games across mobile and consoles. An exact release date has not been confirmed, but it will be out sometime in 2018. Much like Pokemon Go, the game will use augmented reality to turn the world around us into the world of Harry, Hermione, the bloke from Cracker and the rest of the gang. Exact gameplay details are scarce, but it is likely to follow the Go format which required players to interact with real locations and nearby players. "With Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, players that have been dreaming of becoming real life Wizards will finally get the chance to experience J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World," read a statement. "Players will learn spells, explore … [Read more...] about Pokemon Go developers announce new mobile game Harry Potter: Wizards Unite