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Shiny Pokemon GO Spring event and what to look for

Shiny Pokemon GO Spring event and what to look for

Today we're taking a peek at all the details in the newest in new Pokemon GO events. This week is the Spring into Spring event in Pokemon GO, from Sunday April 4 (yesterday) until Thursday, April 8, 2021. This event features a variety of super cute Pokemon that ALL have the potential to be Shiny, including - most of all - Shiny Bunnelby, and its evolution Shiny Diggersby. This event also graces the world of Pokemon GO with the first ever Mega Lopunny in Mega raids!

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Pokemon GO April: A simple event run-down

Pokemon GO April: A simple event run-down

Today we're taking a peek at Pokemon GO events that'll take place in the month of April, 2021. In addition to a whole lot of Mega Pokemon action, we'll see Incarnate Thunderus, Tornadus, and Landorus, as well as a Shiny versions of each. Every Monday of the month of April, users will get a free bundle with a Remote Raid Pass in the in-game Pokemon GO store, too.

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Shiny Pokemon GO Community Day taps Snivy

Shiny Pokemon GO Community Day taps Snivy

There'll be a new Pokemon GO Community Day in the near future featuring the leafy monster known as Snivy. As is usually the case with a Community Day Pokemon, Shiny Snivy will almost certainly have an around 1/25 spawn rate during this special event day. This event will also deliver a special exclusive move to the most evolved version of Snivy if evolved during this event.

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Nintendo, Pokemon GO maker Niantic Labs team up for Pikmin game

Nintendo, Pokemon GO maker Niantic Labs team up for Pikmin game

Although less successful with its own IP, Niantic Labs found a more profitable market in making AR games around already known franchises. Pokemon GO still remains its most successful attempt while Harry Potter: Wizards Unite still has a loyal following despite lower numbers. Niantic's true product, however, is its "Real World" AR platform and it is brushing that up again for another Nintendo franchise, this time revolving around the even more cutesy creatures of Pikmin.

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Shiny Mew in Pokemon GO All-in-One 151 Special Research end tasks

Shiny Mew in Pokemon GO All-in-One 151 Special Research end tasks

The most epic Pokemon GO Special Research was activated this month, encompassing all the tasks you've likely ever done in the game up until now. The "All-in-One #151" Special Research Task requires that you do so much, you might find it next to impossible to consider completing. This week we've seen the end of the path, the complete list and all the rewards, including the most unattainable Shiny Pokemon of them all!

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Pokemon GO research gives tips on Tropical Shells, Beach Glass

Pokemon GO research gives tips on Tropical Shells, Beach Glass

Rare souvenirs are some of the strangest elements in Pokemon GO. They weren't present at the launch of the game, and they'd seem pretty wacky to the people that'd only played that version of the game back then. Now, in addition to Pokemon, rare Pokemon, Shiny Pokemon, Mega Pokemon, and Pokemon that only appear at certain times or in certain locations, we've got items, too. Researchers at The Silph Road have discovered some interesting data about these bits in the game.

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New Shiny Pokemon GO monster in Weather Week

New Shiny Pokemon GO monster in Weather Week

A new event is coming to Pokemon GO in the form of Weather Week! This week will deliver the first-ever appearance of the Shiny iteration of Castform (Rain Form!) The regular version of Rainy Castform is white with a blue head with a white mask inside a blue drop. The Shiny version is gray with a green head, light green mask, and a blue droplet.

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Pokemon GO electric today with the Charge Up event

Pokemon GO electric today with the Charge Up event

Today we're taking a peek at the Pokemon GO Charge Up event that started at 10AM this morning and lasts until 8PM tonight. The times for this event are local times, meaning they'll start and end at those times no matter what time zone you're currently in. This event is the first release date for the Pokemon Tynamo, a Pokemon that's never been available in Pokemon GO before now.

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Pokemon GO referral program revealed, with codes

Pokemon GO referral program revealed, with codes

There'll be a Pokemon GO referral program enacted in the very near future by Niantic, the creators of the game. Much like several features released in the game over the past few years, Niantic's new referral program will deliver benefits to users in exchange for interacting with other users, thereby making the game more popular and sustaining the business model of Pokemon GO. This referral program does not appear to have anything to do with cash or real-world rewards whatsoever.

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Pokemon GO event brings a brand new electric-type monster

Pokemon GO event brings a brand new electric-type monster

Niantic revealed an upcoming event called the all-new, electric Charge Up Event for electric-type Pokemon. This event will focus on Pokemon like Alolan Geodude, Voltorb, and Joltik. Pichu, Electrike, and Electrike will be far more common in eggs. The Pokemon TYNAMO will be appearing in Pokemon GO for the first time ever.

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Pokemon GO XP bonus ‘trick’ and Spotlight on Shiny Drowzee

Pokemon GO XP bonus ‘trick’ and Spotlight on Shiny Drowzee

The second-most sleepiest Pokemon in the Pokemon universe is out in high numbers this evening in the Drowzee spotlight hour in Pokemon GO. This hour begins at 6PM (18:00) local time and lasts one hour. This event is set to take place on March 9, 2021, and it'll be the absolute best time for you to find a Shiny Drowzee at long last.

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All the Pokemon GO Kanto Tour “bonus event” items for March

All the Pokemon GO Kanto Tour “bonus event” items for March

Today we're taking a peek at the event that'll make up for the event that took place last month - the end of the Kanto Tour. This new event will take place starting on March 5th, 2021, and it'll last for a WHOLE MONTH. It's not so much of an "event" as we've gotten used to in Pokemon GO as it is a bit of Event-Exlusive Timed Research, complete with a BUNCH of items you're more than likely going to want to attain.

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