Niantic announced details for the Pokémon GO annual Halloween event Part I 2022, taking place from Thursday, October 20, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Tuesday, November 1, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. local time. Pokémon GO’s Halloween event will have two parts. Part I is already taking place from Thursday, October 20, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. and will run upto Thursday, October 27, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. local time. The Pokemon GO Halloween event 2022 Part 2 has also been announced which will be running between Thursday, October 27, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Tuesday, November 1, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. local time.
Pokemon debuts in Halloween event 2022 Part 2
Vulpix wearing a Spooky Festival costume, Ninetales wearing a Spooky Festival costume, Gengar wearing a Spooky Festival costume, Pumpkaboo wearing a Spooky Festival costume, and Gourgeist wearing a Spooky Festival costume will also make their Pokémon GO debuts!
In addition to the Special Research available to all Trainers, paid tickets for Timed Research will also be available during the event.
Ticket 1: For US$1 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency, plus any applicable taxes and fees), you can purchase a ticket that grants access to first Timed Research featuring encounters with Yamask.
Ticket 2: For US$5 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency, plus any applicable taxes and fees), you can purchase a ticket that grants access to Timed Research featuring increased Candy bonuses, additional Halloween-themed tasks, and an avatar item.
Trainers can purchase either one of these tickets, or both. Each ticket features unique Timed Research tasks. Furthermore, they will be able to purchase and gift tickets to any of their Pokémon GO friends that they have achieved a Friendship level of Great Friends or higher with. Please note that purchases—including those made for other Trainers—are non-refundable (subject to applicable law and the exceptions set forth in the Terms of Service). Tickets cannot be purchased with PokéCoins.
Professor Willow and Rhi could use your help with their spooky Special Research! You’ll discover more about Yamask and Galarian Yamask along the journey. Additionally, if you’re lucky, you might be able to find Shiny Galarian Yamask for the first time in Pokémon GO! Special Research will be available to claim from Thursday, October 20, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Tuesday, November 1, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. local time.
The following Pokémon will hatch from 7 km Eggs. Also, for the first time in Pokémon GO, you’ll be able to encounter Shiny Noibat—if you’re lucky! Noibat hatched from these Eggs will also have a greater chance of being Shiny than Noibat found in the wild.
The following Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild.
The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids.
Field Research task encounters
The following Pokémon will be available to encounter when you complete Field Research tasks.
During the event, the Spooky Pose found in the in-game shop will be updated to include movement–it will shamble forward! This update will apply to all future and past purchases of the Spooky Pose. New Halloween-themed avatar items will also be available in the in-game shop!
- Dusclops Costume
- Dusclops Headwrap
- Zubat Headband
Event Bonuses in Pokemon GO Halloween event 2022 Part 2
- 2× Candy for catching Pokémon.
- 2× Candy for transferring Pokémon.
- 2× Candy for hatching Pokémon.
- Trainers level 31 and above will receive one guaranteed Candy XL when walking with their buddy.
Lavender Town Music in Pokemon GO Halloween event 2022 Part 2
A remix of the Lavender Town music will be playing nightly during this year’s Halloween event. Turn up your in-game sound to feel like you’re taking a stroll through Lavender town!
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