Pokemon Go trainers are getting ready for the Halloween event 2017, with a release date for the spooky affair just a few weeks away.Last year’s Pokemon Go Halloween event was the first seasonal event ever to hit the hugely popular Niantic game for Apple's iOS and Android devices.And Pokemon Go fans are gearing up for the start of this year’s Halloween festivities after the Pokemon Company teased the start of the 2017 event this week.In a blog post, they said: “The Halloween season is a special time in Pokémon GO. “Plenty of good stuff is coming to the game later this October, and we can't wait to get out and about to see what sort of excitement we can scare up while catching new Pokémon to fill out our Pokédex.”The Pokemon Go Halloween 2017 event is following hot on the heels of the Equinox event which has just finished.Express.co.uk has rounded up all we know so far about the Pokemon Go Halloween 2017 event, including the possible … [Read more...] about Pokemon Go – Halloween event 2017 release date, rewards, Gen 3 Ghost Pokemon?
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Pokemon Go players will be able to take part in the Equinox event, which has a release date and time this week.The new event for the iOS and Android game will be starting on September 22, with it starting at 1pm PDT / 7pm BST.The new in-game event will give players the opportunity to earn DOUBLE Stardust for catching Pokemon and hatching Eggs.The Equinox event will run for plenty of time too, finishing at 1pm PDT / 7pm BST on October 2 2017.Pokemon Go fans playing the game on the iPhone or iPad will be able to take advantage of the new AR features in iOS 11.iOS 11 boasts the ARKit, which helps optimise the augmented reality experience, making characters actually stand on a surface instead of floating on it.In the post, the Pokemon Go team said: “With cool autumn nights quickly approaching in the Northern Hemisphere and sunny spring days arriving in the Southern Hemisphere, we thought it would be the perfect time to celebrate the coming equinox with an in-game event. New seasons … [Read more...] about Pokemon Go UPDATE – Equinox event heading to Niantic game THIS week
Summer is coming to an end, but Niantic is well aware that Pokémon hunting continues come rain or shine. The developer announced today that its hit augmented reality mobile game, Pokémon Go, will celebrate the Autumnal Equinox with a new seasonal event that increases the chances of hatching rare creatures, some timed bonuses, and an all new item. The event starts on 22 September and the big focus this time is Eggs. For starters, players who visit PokéStops and Gyms will have the chance to collect special 2km Eggs that contain Chansey, Mareep, Larvitar "and more", Niantic said in a blog post. The in-game store will also be updated to offer an all-new item called Super Incubators. While hatching Eggs still requires players to get out and about and walk a certain distance, the Super Incubators will hatch Eggs 1.5 times faster than usual. Trainers will also get double Stardust for catching and hatching Pokémon throughout the event, and receive a triple XP bonus … [Read more...] about Pokemon Go Equinox event celebrates with ‘special’ Eggs, Super Incubators and loads of Chanseys
Niantic has detailed its first major global event for mobile phenomenon Pokémon Go, revealing what will happen at the very first Pokémon Go Fest being held in Chicago on Saturday 22 July. Players around the world will be able to take part as well however.The event involves a three-stage challenge which primarily takes place on the Saturday, but extends through until the Monday after. The first stage tasks players with catching certain types of Pokémon to unlock in-game bonuses.This first stage will take place during three set half-hour periods at 5pm, 6pm and 7pm UK time.During this stage, catching fire types will increase the amount of Pokémon candy attained for example, while catching lightning types will reduce the distance needed to hatch eggs.The amount of each type of Pokémon caught by those in Chicago will determine the bonus affecting players worldwide.Meanwhile, players outside Chicago will be able to increase the duration these bonuses effect their … [Read more...] about Niantic details huge global Pokemon Go event which may result in the first legendary Pokemon