Friday, December 3rd, 2021

Pokemon GO Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl event kicks off today

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To commemorate the Pokemon Brilliant Diamonds and Shining Pearls coming out on Nintendo Switch this Friday, Pokemon GO is hosting a special in-game event-and it’s starting today!

At this event, the first Pokémon found in the Sinnoh region will appear more frequently than usual, allowing generations of starter Pokémon (Turtwig, Chimchar, Piplup) to wear special hats inspired by Sinnoh. Become. You can also find avatar items inspired by these three in the game shop.

Everything you need to know is here.

Pokemon GO – Brilliant Diamonds and Shining Pearl Events – Start and End Times

The event will begin at 10am local time on Tuesday, November 16th. It will end at 8 pm local time on Sunday, November 21st.

Event bonus

  • 1/2 incubator distance
  • 1/3 super incubator distance

Costume pokemon

  • Turtwig wearing a Lucas hat
  • Chimchar wearing a Lucas hat
  • Poccama wearing a Lucas hat
  • Turtwig wearing a dawn hat
  • Chimchar wearing a dawn hat
  • Poccama wearing a hat at dawn

If you’re lucky, you might meet Shiny!

Pokemon GO
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Collection Challenge

A collection challenge will be available to celebrate the debut of Pokemon in these costumes. In the collection challenge, you have to catch everything.

Complete the challenge and win 1,000 XP, 3,000 Stardust, and meet Froslas!

New avatar items, stickers, bundles

The following new avatar items are available in the in-game shop and will continue to be available after the event!

  • Tart wig costume
  • Chimchar costume
  • Piplup costume

The following new avatar items are available for free and will continue to be available after the event!

  • Sinnoh hat
  • Sinnoh Top Set
  • Sinnoh pants
  • Sinnoh shoes
  • Sinnoh backpack
  • Sinnoh skirt
  • Sinnoh boots

You can get event-themed stickers by turning the pocket stop to open the gift and purchase it at the in-game shop.

The following bundles will also be available in the shop during the event.

  • Event Box (One-time Exchange): 20 Pokeballs, 1 Sinnoh Stone
  • Great Box (300 Pokecoins-One-time Exchange): 3 Super Incubators, 2 Incubators, 1 Lure Module
Pokemon GO
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You will notice that the first half of the event focuses on diamonds and the second half focuses on pearls.This means that you will find different Pokemon in the wild and in the raid, as explained in detail. Official website of Pokemon GO..

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