Daily Quests in Pokemon Go will reward you for playing every day

Daily Quests in Pokemon Go will reward you for playing every day
The summer of 2016 was easily dominated by the hype train that was Pokemon Go. The crazy popular augmented reality game got millions of folks to get outside and start catching 'em all, but to the surprise of no one, the game has faltered quite a bit in its popularity now that summer is over and the craze has simmered down a bit. Despite this overall decline though, Niantic has still been hard at work to ensure that the game is still as much fun as possible for everyone that still continues to play. Most recently, the first ever in-game event was announced just in time for Halloween. Now, thanks to the folks over at Pokemon Go Hub, it looks like the game will soon be getting daily quests.

The mention of "Daily Quests" was found in the hex code for Pokemon Go with its latest update that just hit, and the snippets of code that were discovered mention quests called "First Catch of the Day", "First PokeStop of the Day", and one simply titled "Unknown." On top of this, there is also the mention of things called "Current Streak Count" and "Current Period Bucket." This suggests that players would be able to get additional rewards for completing so many Daily Quests in a row, but we don't have any idea what rewards are going to be for these streaks or for simply completing one or two of these Daily Quests. There's mention of an incubator in this code, suggesting that that could be one of the potential rewards to be had. However, without any official word from Niantic, this is still rather unclear.

Speaking of Niantic, the developer has yet to comment on this discovery or officially announce the existence of the Daily Quests. Seeing as how the in-game Halloween even will be starting tomorrow and that the code for the Daily Quests already exists within the latest Pokemon Go update, it would make sense if Niantic made Daily Quests live and publicly available sometime during the event. This would be the first time that players would be rewarded for logging in and playing the game on a regular basis, and that just might be what the game needs to hold onto its existing user base.

source: Pokemon Go Hub via BGR

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4 Comments

1. wargreymon

Posts: 764; Member since: Nov 05, 2013

Free incubators? Sign me up! Just bought 8 of them for Halloween special. All farmed for free, was supposed to buy lucky eggs, but oh well.

2. Nine1Sickness

Posts: 896; Member since: Jan 30, 2011

Yeah right. More like 5 free pokeballs and potions. There's no way they would give away stuff they sell for real money.

3. wargreymon

Posts: 764; Member since: Nov 05, 2013

You can get up to 100 coins a day already, when you reach milestone levels you get eggs, incubators, lures and incense, saying they would never give away stuff they could sell means you are either ignorant or blind with bias.

4. Nine1Sickness

Posts: 896; Member since: Jan 30, 2011

If you had to work for it, it wasn't free. Driving to gyms to put a pokemon into it in order to get 10 coins from it costs you time and money. Reaching "milestone" levels to get incubators, lures and incense costs you time and some cases(if you're one of the people who buys in-app purchases) it costs money. Besides, you do not get eggs from reaching milestones, you're either too ignorant or too blind to see that. You were already too ignorant to see that this article and I was talking about the daily reward. And yes, expect to only receive 5 poke balls from the daily reward blindy.

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