February is almost right here, which suggests it is virtually time for one more Pokemon Go Community Day. Niantic has now shared the primary particulars on subsequent month’s occasion, which is scheduled to happen on Saturday, February 16, and can function one other Gen 2 Pokemon: the Ice- and Ground-type Swinub.
Throughout the occasion, Swinub will spawn far more continuously within the wild than it usually does. Based on earlier Community Days, gamers can even presumably have an opportunity of encountering a Shiny Swinub in the course of the occasion, and any Swinub that evolves into its remaining form–Mamoswine–up to an hour after the Community Day ends will study a particular transfer, though Niantic has not but confirmed what that can be.
Mamoswine was one of many many new advanced kinds first launched within the Pokemon collection’ fourth-generation titles, so to get it in Go, you will must have a Sinnoh Stone–a new evolutionary merchandise within the cell recreation. One of the methods these may be obtained is thru Trainer Battles, and in the course of the Community Day, Niantic says you will have an opportunity to earn as much as 5 Sinnoh Stones by battling different gamers. You’ll additionally obtain 5 rewards per day from Trainer Battles in the course of the Community Day weekend.
On prime of that, you will obtain triple the traditional quantity of Stardust for capturing Pokemon throughout February’s Community Day. Finally, any Lure Modules that you just use in the course of the occasion can even stay energetic for 3 hours, somewhat than their traditional 30-minute length. You can learn extra concerning the occasion on the Pokemon Go website.
As traditional, February’s Community Day will solely run for 3 hours, and it will happen at completely different instances relying on the place you reside. You can discover the hours for every area under.
Pokemon Go February 2019 Community Day Hours
The Americas and Greenland
- 11 AM – 2 PM PT
- 2 PM – 5 PM ET
Europe, Middle East, and Africa
- 12 PM – three PM JST (February 17)