If you missed the prospect to catch a Shiny Meltan in Pokemon Go again in February, you are in luck. Niantic is bringing the Meltan event again for a restricted time starting Wednesday, April 24, giving gamers world wide one other alternative to seize the Shiny type of the Mythical Hex Nut Pokemon.
Unlike different Pokemon, Meltan will solely seem in Pokemon Go for those who’ve opened the Mystery Box, an merchandise you get within the cell sport after you’ve got transferred a Gen 1 Pokemon to Let’s Go Pikachu or Eevee on Nintendo Switch. Typically, the Mystery Box will shut after 30 minutes, and you will want to attend seven days earlier than opening it once more; throughout the Meltan occasion, nevertheless, you can re-open it after three days, permitting you to search out Meltan a lot faster than regular.
You’ll even have an opportunity of encountering a Shiny Meltan every time you open the Mystery Box. You can inform the Shiny variant aside by its darker head and blue tail. If you handle to catch a Shiny Meltan and evolve it into Melmetal, it will retain its Shiny coloration. However, you will solely have the ability to discover Shiny Meltan till May 5, so you will need to act quick for those who’re hoping to get one. You can learn extra on the way to catch the Mythical Pokemon in our Meltan and Melmetal guide.
Meltan is not the one Shiny Pokemon showing in Pokemon Go quickly. To rejoice the inaugural Safari Zone occasion in Singapore, the uncommon Gen 2 Pokemon Shuckle can be showing world wide from April 20-21. During that point, gamers can even have their first probability to search out Shiny Shuckle. Shiny Latios can be obtainable as a part of a special Raid event, which is about to finish on April 22.
Not lengthy after the Meltan occasion ends, Niantic can be holding Pokemon Go’s next Community Day. That occasion is scheduled to happen on Sunday, May 19, and this time across the featured Pokemon can be Torchic, one of many three starters from Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire. You’ll additionally have the ability to earn triple the standard quantity of Stardust for each Pokemon you catch throughout May’s Community Day.