Pokemon Go Holiday Event Now Live, Features New Gen 4 And Shiny Pokemon

A brand new event is happening now in Pokemon Go. The game's third annual holiday event is formally going ahead from now until 2012, where players can earn bonuses, hatch Eggs easier, as well as encounter new Shiny Pokemon and much more monsters initially in the Sinnoh region.

Once more, players can discover the festive Santa hat-putting on Pikachu within the wild throughout the holiday event. On the top of this, Niantic states more Ice-type and Gen 4 Pokemon will start appearing hanging around the marketing image the developer shared features Snover and it is evolution Abomasnow, together with Munchlax, Chingling, and Croagunk. The look also features three Legendary Pokemon in the Sinnoh region--Azelf, Uxie, and Mesprit--suggesting the trio can make their debut in Pokemon Go soon.

Furthermore, Niantic states the rare Ice Pokemon Delibird may also be available throughout the winter event, which time players have a possibility of finding its Shiny variant. There's a couple of other new Shiny Pokemon included in the event too the very first time, players will find a Shiny festive Pichu, Pikachu, or Raichu, in addition to Shiny Azurill, Marill, and Azumarill.

Combined with the new Pokemon, Niantic will offer you numerous bonuses through the event. These can be meted out every couple of days. From December 18-22, players will earn two times just as much Chocolate for catching and transferring Pokemon from December 22-26, they'll receive two times the typical quantity of Stardust for catching monsters from December 26-30, players can get double catch XP and from December 30 towards the finish from the event on The month of january 2, Incubators is going to be two times competitive with normal.

Rounding the bonuses, Niantic is giving players one Incubator every day once they spin their first Photo Disc. The developer also states more kinds of Pokemon can hatch from 7 km Eggs, and players have a better possibility of hatching monsters like Smoochum and Azurill. Read much more about the big event around the official Pokemon website.

Prior to the holiday festivities started in Pokemon Go, Niantic located a unique Raid weekend event from December 14-17. In that time, Ho-Oh and Lugia reappeared in Raid Battles at Gyms. Players also had an opportunity to encounter their Shiny forms. Meanwhile, a brand new Gen 4 Legendary, Heatran, has become obtainable in Raid Battles.