- Niantic has announced the schedule for upcoming Community Days and other in-game events in Pokemon GO’s next season.
- The current season has already seen holiday-themed events and the release of new Pokemon, including shiny variants and Hisuian forms.
- The schedule reveals three Community Days and four other in-game events, but does not provide specific details about which Pokemon will be featured.
Niantic has released the schedule for the Community Days and other in-game events that are slated to be released as part of the upcoming season of Pokemon GO. The ongoing Pokemon GO season, Timeless Travels, kickstarted at the beginning of December and will conclude at the end of February.
It’s been quite an eventful past few weeks for Pokemon GO fans, with the series of holiday-themed events being one of the major highlights of the season. Players also had a chance to catch some new Pokemon and their shiny variants, alongside some Hisuian forms of fan-favorite Pokemon such as Samurott and Typhlosion. As players eagerly wait for the next season to arrive, the developers have shed some light on what they have in store.
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As usual, there are three regular Community Days this season, alongside a Classic event that focuses on Pokemon featured in past events. The other in-game events have been reduced from a total of six in the ongoing Timeless Travels season to only four. This can be attributed to the fact that there were a few extra events last season, to mark the end of the year. Apart from the schedule, the developers have neither revealed which Pokemon will feature in the Community Day events, nor any details about the other in-game events.
Other in-game events
More often than not, fans do have a fair idea of what to expect from the next season of Pokemon GO by the time the schedule is released, thanks to the leakers in the community. However, that is not the case this time around, as there has been barely any information that has surfaced lately. The only speculation players have for now is that White & Black Kyurem might make their way into Pokemon GO, considering that Niantic had earlier released them in the game by mistake at the start of the season.
While a number of Generation 9 Pokemon including the likes of Primeape’s evolution, Annihilape, and the engine Pokemon, Varoom, were added to the game recently, fans are curious to see more new Pokemon from the land of Paldea. A major debate in the community is about which Pokemon will be featured in the Community Day Classic, with Beldum, Gible, and Rhyhorn being some of the popular choices.
Notably, many have highlighted that Beldum has been spawning more often in the wild in Pokemon GO, which could be an indication that there could be an event around it in the near future. With the end of the Timeless Travels season drawing close, it shouldn’t be long before fans get to learn more about what surprises the developers have in store for the upcoming season.
After a test run via an April Fools’ joke on Google Maps, Pokemon GO was released to the public in the summer of 2016. The AR mobile app saw unparalleled success and continues to be one of the largest mobile games in the world, pulling in billions for developer Niantic.