Pokemon Go’s Detective Pikachu occasion could also be winding down, however the sport’s subsequent Group Day is simply across the nook. Niantic is bringing the month-to-month occasion again this Sunday, Might 19, giving gamers all over the world one other likelihood to catch a uncommon Pokemon and even come away with a particular event-exclusive transfer.
Pokemon Go Group Days usually solely run for 3 hours, however the specifics of every event–such as what time it begins and what bonuses you can earn–tend to differ month by month. That will help you prepare for the occasion, we have rounded up the entire most vital particulars about Might 2019’s Group Day beneath.
What Is The Featured Pokemon?
Niantic designates one “featured” Pokemon forward of each Group Day. In the course of the occasion, this Pokemon will spawn far more regularly within the wild than it usually does, and you will also have a likelihood of coming throughout its Shiny variant. Furthermore, in the event you’re in a position to evolve the featured Pokemon into its last type by the tip of the Group Day, it will routinely know a particular, event-exclusive transfer that it would not in any other case be capable of be taught in Pokemon Go.
For Might’s Group Day, the featured Pokemon is Torchic, the Fireplace-type starter from Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire. All through the occasion, Torchic will likely be a lot simpler to search out within the wild than ordinary, and you will have your first alternative to catch a Shiny Torchic. On prime of that, in the event you’re in a position to evolve Torchic all the way in which into Blaziken as much as an hour after the Group Day ends, it will be taught the highly effective Fireplace assault Blast Burn. This is applicable to any Torchic you evolve, even these you have captured previous to the occasion.
What Time Does It Begin?
For more often than not the occasion has been round, Niantic held every Group Day throughout a selected window of time, which different relying upon your area; North America’s occasion, for example, would at all times run from 11 AM – 2 PM PT, whereas Europe’s Group Day would happen from 10 AM – 1 PM UTC.
Starting this previous March, nonetheless, Niantic modified the schedule for Group Days. Now, slightly than holding the occasion throughout a distinct window of time in every area, it’ll happen in all places from Three-6 PM native time. This could make it a lot simpler to recollect when the Group Day is going on in your space, as you now not have to convert the occasion hours to your time zone.
What Different Bonuses Are There?
On prime of elevated Pokemon spawns, Niantic gives a few different bonuses as an additional incentive to take part in its Group Days. This month, you will earn triple the traditional quantity of Stardust for capturing Pokemon through the occasion hours. Moreover, any Lure Modules you employ will final three hours, slightly than their ordinary 30 minutes.