Niantic has announced a new event for Pokemon GO. Read on below to learn more.
The Bug Out! event is coming to an end, bringing Mega Scizor and a new Pokemon debut.
It''s time to get everything cute and creepy-crawlythats right, and the Bug Out! event is back! Work on your throws, make progress toward your Bug Catcher medal, and challenge Mega Scizor in Mega Raids!
If you cannot get enough of Caterpie or totally love Ledyba, weve heard theres even more to unlock during this event. MaybePokemon GO Fest: Sapporois the most important thing in this event?
Sunday, August 10, 2022, from 10:00 to Sunday, August 16, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time
Grubbin, Charjabug, and Vikavolt will make their Pokemon GO debuts!
Mega Scizor buzzes in!
In Mega Raids, Mega Scizor will make its Pokemon GO debut!
A bug-tastic Collection Challenge
Prepare for every Bug Catchers dreama collection challenge featuring a Bug-type Pokemon! Complete the challenge to receive the Bug Catcher Pose and 15,000 XP.
After the event, the pose will be available for purchase in the in-game store.
Work together with other trainers to gain additional bonuses! If three or more trainers join an in-person Raid Battle, even more of a certain wild Bug-type Pokemon will appear for 15 minutes in a 300-meter radius around the Gym that hosted the raid! Each day, the Pokemon that will appear in greater numbers.
Smile! When you take a photo during the Bug Out! event, you might have a surprise encounter with a Bug-type Pokemon!
If youre lucky, the following Pokemon will appear more often in the wild. Also, for the first time in Pokemon GO, you will be able to encounter Shiny Venipede!
The following Pokemon will be appearing in raids, but for the first time in Pokemon GO, Genesect with a Chill Drive will be appearing in five-star raids!
When you complete Field Research tasks, the following Pokemon will be available to encounter.
When playing Pokemon GO, make sure you keep an eye on your surroundings and follow local health authorities. Occasionally, events may be altered. Follow us on social media, opt in to receive push notifications, and subscribe to our newsletters to keep an eye on your progress.
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Grubbin''s cute smile tells us more about it: its sturdy jaw allows it to prune trees and plummet the sap.How about another: during the Bug Out! celebration, Grubbin will make its Pokemon GO debut!https://t.co/eUl2HvBTbf#SeasonOfGO pic.twitter.com/Xtosu8PvVN Pokemon GO (@PokemonGoApp) August 4, 2022
Here''s an interesting Grubbin fact: its strong jaw allows it to peel trees and plummet the sap.How about another Grubbin will make its Pokemon GO debut during the Bug Out! event!https://t.co/eUl2HvBTbf#SeasonOfGO pic.twitter.com/Xtosu8PvVN
From August 10, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to August 16, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time, get your fill of Bug-Type Pokemon with a Collection Challenge, Mega Raids, and surprise encounters! https://t.co/eUl2HvBTbf Pokemon GO (@PokemonGoApp) August 3, 2022
From August 10, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to August 16, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time, get your fill of Bug-Type Pokemon with a Collection Challenge, Mega Raids, and unexpected encounters!https://t.co/eUl2HvBTbf
It''s time to get the most out of everything cute and creepy-crawlythe Bug Out! event! #SeasonOfGO pic.twitter.com/qUhCb3AbvF Pokemon GO (@PokemonGoApp) August 3, 2022
It''s time to get to know everyone else who loves the cute and creepy-crawlythe Bug Out! event! #SeasonOfGO pic.twitter.com/qUhCb3AbvF