Love is in the air!
Valentines day is fast approaching and you better believe Niantic has big plans for Pokemon GO during this celebration of love. New Pokemon make their Pokemon GO debut, so read on to find out how you can get them.
From Sunday, February 14 2021, at 1:00 p.m. to Thursday, February 18 2021, at 8:00 p.m. local time you can expect the following features in Pokemon GO.
- Munna and Musharna will be appearing in the game for the first time! Munna will be appearing in the wild. Use a Unova Stone to evolve Munna into Musharna!
- Pokémon that will be appearing more often in the wild: Nidoran♀, Nidoran♂, Plusle, Minun, Volbeat, Illumise, Luvdisc, Munna, and more. If you’re lucky, you might encounter a Feebas!
- Evolve Kirlia during the event to get a Gardevoir or a Gallade that knows Synchronoise!
- Hatching from 5 km Eggs: Eevee, Cleffa, Igglybuff, Togepi, Luvdisc, Munna, Woobat, and Cottonee.
Coming soon to a Raid near you:
- One-star raids: Ralts, Volbeat, Illumise, Feebas, Munna, and Espurr.
- Three-star raids: Togetic, Espeon, Umbreon, Gardevoir, Gallade, and Alomomola.
- Five-star raids: Latias and Latios
- Mega Raids: Mega Pidgeot, Mega Gyarados, and Mega Ampharos.
Research is the heart of this event:
- Complete event-exclusive Field Research to encounter Pokémon like Ralts, Volbeat, Illumise, Spinda with a heart pattern, and Alomomola, as well as earn other rewards.
- Complete the Valentine’s Day–themed Collection Challenge during the event by collecting Nidoran♀, Nidoran♂, Espeon, Umbreon, Plusle, Minun, Volbeat, Illumise, Luvdisc, Latias, Latios, and Alomomola to receive five Silver Pinap Berries, a Lucky Egg, and an Egg Incubator.
In-Game Shop Items:
- During the event, you can pick up a free one-time bundle in the shop featuring three Remote Raid Passes.
- Event-exclusive stickers will be available from Gifts. Be sure to get them while you can!
- New Munna-inspired avatar items will be available in the shop during and after this event.
If that wasn’t enough…Event Bonuses:
- Increased chance to become Lucky Friends with your friends
- Increased chance that Pokémon you trade become Lucky Pokémon
- Trade range increased to 40 km
- Increased chance of receiving Berries from Gifts
source: PokemonGO Blog
Whether you have someone to share Valentines Day with or not, Niantic and Pokemon GO will always be there for you.
See you around, Genesect!