Catch more critters during the holidays with new Pokemon Go event

Catch more critters during the holidays with new Pokemon Go event
As promised, Niantic will be holding a holiday Pokemon GO event. From December 25 through January 3, 2017, PokéStops will award one single-use Incubator each day after your first Photo Disc spin. This will increase your chances of finding eggs that hatch Togepi, Pichu, and other recently found Pokémon that were originally discovered in the Johto region. During this period, you will also find special Pikachu wearing festive hats.

In addition, from the afternoon of December 30, 2016, through the afternoon of January 8, 2017 (PST), players will be more likely to encounter the first partner Pokémon and their Evolutions, originally discovered in the Kanto region. This will give everyone a greater chance of catching the following Pokémon: Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Charmander, Charmeleon, Charizard, Squirtle, Wartortle, and Blastoise. To aid you further along, Lure Modules will be lasting for 60 minutes, rather than 30 minutes.

Are you going to be chasing after Pokemon in the coming weeks?




1. JMartin22

Posts: 2387; Member since: Apr 30, 2013

I'm pretty sure playtime is going down drastically for those in the Midwest and parts of the East. People don't want to spend a copious amount of time loitering out in the freezing cold.

4. wargreymon

Posts: 764; Member since: Nov 05, 2013

Gloves and a touch pen :D

6. Nopers unregistered

Yeahno good luck playing the game with a touch pen.

9. wargreymon

Posts: 764; Member since: Nov 05, 2013

Works great, I even curve the balls better with pen compared to my finger now.

8. skyline88

Posts: 700; Member since: Jul 15, 2013

its freaking hot 35 degree Celcius over here, what freezing cold?

3. Nine1Sickness

Posts: 896; Member since: Jan 30, 2011

Are there anymore clashers over there at PA or are they all extinct?

5. Emerax

Posts: 2; Member since: Dec 20, 2016

People forget this is a world wide game, there is no snow in most places.

7. quakan

Posts: 1419; Member since: Mar 02, 2011

Cold weather is rather wide spread for many people though.

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