Pokemon Go‘s August Group Day might be held throughout two days somewhat than one, developer Niantic has introduced. The occasion will happen August 14-15 and can function Eevee, supplying you with one other probability to get some Shiny Eevee evolutions.
Because the featured Pokemon, Eevee might be showing extra regularly within the wild than regular all through the complete weekend, which means you will even have an elevated probability of discovering a Shiny. Any Shiny Eevee that you simply evolve will retain its Shiny coloration, making this a superb alternative so as to add some Shiny Eevee evolutions to your assortment.
Moreover, Niantic is making it simpler to get Sylveon. Sometimes, it’s worthwhile to earn 70 hearts when Eevee is about as your buddy as a way to evolve it into Sylveon. For August’s Group Day, nonetheless, Niantic is lowering the variety of buddy hearts it’s worthwhile to earn to solely seven.
Eevee may even be taught a distinct Group Day-exclusive transfer relying on which type you evolve it into. Any Eevee that you simply evolve between August 13-16 will robotically know the next assaults:
- Vaporeon: Scald
- Jolteon: Zap Cannon
- Flareon: Superpower
- Espeon: Shadow Ball
- Umbreon: Psychic
- Leafeon: Bullet Seed
- Glaceon: Water Pulse
- Sylveon: Psyshock
As regular, just a few bonuses might be reside throughout August’s Group Day as effectively. First, any Lure Modules and Incense that you simply use throughout the occasion hours will stay energetic for 3 hours. On high of that, eggs which are positioned into incubators will hatch at 1 / 4 of their regular distance. Lastly, Niantic will promote a particular Group Day bundle in Pokemon Go’s in-game store. The bundle prices 1,280 PokeCoins and contains the next:
- 50 Extremely Balls
- 5 Incense
- 1 Elite Quick TM
- 1 Elite Charged TM
Every day of August’s Group Day weekend will run from 11 AM to five PM native time. You possibly can learn extra particulars concerning the occasion on the official Pokemon Go weblog.
Within the meantime, Niantic has three Extremely Unlock occasions lined up for Pokemon Go. Extremely Unlock Half 1: Time kicks off July 23 and options Pokemon from throughout totally different eras, together with Shiny Dialga. Extremely Unlock Half 2: Area follows beginning August 6 and options Pokemon from totally different areas, in addition to Shiny Palkia. The third and ultimate Extremely Unlock occasion will start on August 20, however Niantic is holding particulars on that below wraps for now.
GameSpot could get a fee from retail presents.