Pokémon Go x EGX London announced for September 2022

Pokémon Go partnering with EGX 2022!

Pokémon Go is a very popular game all over the world from Niantic. It is famous because of its augmented reality technology. This lets the players experience the life of a Pokémon trainer in real-life locations through their phones. EGX London 2022 is going to be one of the biggest video game events to date and will occur from September 22, 2022, to September 25, 2022, in ExCel London. Players who have heard of ExCel London might also know that this is where the Pokémon Worlds took place too.

The EGX annual event is making comeback after the pandemic

EGX is the annual event conducted for gamers in London before the pandemic hit. Now it’s back again and Pokémon Go is a part of it. It was first known as Eurogamer Expo as gamers from various countries across Europe came to participate in the event but later it was changed to just EGX. The EGX London 2022 is going to be an offline exclusive event and only the players present at the actual venue will be able to experience it.

Their official account also announced on Twitter that they are going to introduce Lure Modules which players might encounter and will last as long as 6 hours during the 4-day event. Players also need to finish Field Research Tasks and the reason for doing so is that the players will be able to encounter three new Pokémon after completing them. 

List of Pokémon appearing in the Field Research Tasks

Pokémon Go x EGX 2022
Image via EGX

The Pokémon which are going to appear after the players finish the Field Research Tasks are Joltik, Porygon, and Unown, and here’s a brief overview of each one of them.


This Pokémon evolves to Galvantula and is from a two-member family. It is a dual-type Bug and Electric Pokémon and its charged attack includes Bug Buzz, Cross Poison, and Discharge and needs 50 candies to evolve into its next form.


Unown is a Psychic-type Pokémon and belongs to the Johto region. It does not evolve but it can change into E, G, and X forms which can be caught by the players. Other than that Pokémon has 28 different forms in total.


Porygon is a Normal type Pokémon that hails from the Kanto region. It comes from a three-member family that evolves into Porygon2 and Porygon.

Players can catch these Pokémon in the Pokémon Go x EGX 2022 by completing the Field Research Tasks. When any of the Pokémon mentioned above comes in front of the players and they are confident enough to go into battle with it, they can, and if they are worthy enough they will be able to catch them in normal Poke Balls themselves.

Tickets for EGX London 2022

Pokémon Go x EGX 2022
Image via EGX

The event is going to offer 4 different types of tickets for the players who are interested to attend it to choose from. They are separated based on how many days the players can attend the event and for how long. Here are further details about the tickets.

    Super Pass Ticket£75 + Booking Fee Access to the show at 10 is across all 4 days.

Entry to EGX After Hours (Thursday – Saturday Only)

Exclusive EGX2022 Super Pass Pin BadgeSuper Pass Lanyard and Event Guide

InsertSuper Pass discount in EGX merch shop (15% off)Super Pass Tote Bag
Early Entry Ticket£24 + Booking FeeAccess to the show at 10 am across the selected day access to EGX After Hours (Thursday – Saturday)
Day Ticket£22 + Booking FeeAccess to the show at 11 am across the selected day access to EGX After Hours (Thursday – Saturday)
Afternoon Ticket£15 + Booking FeeAccess to the show at 2 pm across the selected dayAccess to EGX After Hours (Thursday – Saturday)

This is all that the players need to know about EGX 2022. It is going to be one of the biggest gaming events ever and anyone attending it will have a lifetime experience. So if someone has the time to go there and is interested in games and especially Pokémon Go, we recommend them to not miss it. They will also be able to make connections with fellow enthusiasts who share the same interests and might find their future game convention partners.

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