From a Pikachu with a Christmas hat until the arrival of Cubchoo and Cryogonal, everything will happen between Christmas and New Year in the game.
Pokémon GO announced the details of its Christmas Event, which will have a very special celebration in this 2019 with a huge amount of news so that the Trainers can enjoy to the fullest and a long list of “gifts” by Niantic.
SPECIAL INVESTIGATIONS OF TEAM GO ROCKET
A challenging development
The fight against Team GO Rocket continues and players who complete the investigation will be able to face Giovanni and meet a Legendary Dark Pokémon never seen before, Zapdos.
DIFFERENT POKÉMON WILL ECLOSIONATE FROM EGGS
Starting December 16
All Pokémon that hatch from Eggs and redistributed will be modified so that you encounter new creatures every time you hatch an egg.
VIZIRION COMES TO POKÉMON GO
From December 17 to January 7
The Legendary Plant / Fight Pokémon will replace its Legendary Swordsman partner, Cobalion, as Level 5 Raid Leader.
LUGIA AND HO-OH WILL HAVE A WEEKEND FOR SPECIAL INCURSIONS They
will appear between December 20 and 23
During the aforementioned weekend the Johto Legendary Pokémon will be interspersed with Vizirion as Level 5 Raid Chiefs.
CHRISTMAS EVENT 2019
From December 24 to January 1
The event will have the following characteristics:
Pokémon in party costumes: Pichu, Pikachu and Raichu with Christmas hats and Stantler with a Christmas bells collar will appear in Pokémon GO for the first time.
New Pokémon appear in the wild: Smell-type Pokémon will appear more frequently (Sneasel, Delibird, Snourunt and more), plus Cubchoo, the Fifth Generation Polar Bear Pokémon will make its debut in the game.
Pokémon hatching from eggs: Sandshrew and Vulpix from Alola, Pichu with Christmas hat and Stantler with bells collar will hatch from 7km eggs.
Pokémon that will appear in Raids: Raichu with Christmas hat and Stantler with jingle bells will be available in Level 2 Raids.
Pokémon attracted by Glacier Bait Module: Putting a Glacial Bait Module in a PokéParada will
allow you to meet Crogonal, the Crystal Pokémon from the Fifth Generation that makes its debut in Pokémon GO.
Field research exclusive to the event: completing the new field research will allow you to find Pokémon like Pikachu with a Christmas hat.
Dark Pokémon: Team GO Rocket now transformed more Pokémon, including Delibird and some others that you can save and return to normal.
Variocolor Pokémon: with some luck you will be able to find a Stantler with jingle bells and Snover variocolor for the first time in the game.
BONUS DURING THE CHRISTMAS EVENT
These are the bonuses you will have between December 24 and January 1.
Open twice as many gifts per day: you can open up to 40 gifts from daily friends.
Take twice as many gifts in the bag: you can carry up to 20 gifts in your inventory.
Guaranteed incubator per day: you will receive a single-use daily incubator when you rotate your first PokéParada Photodisk per day.
From December 24 to 25: 2x of Candies when catching and transferring Pokémon.
From December 26 to 27: 2x of Star Powders when capturing Pokémon.
From December 28 to 29: 2x Experience when capturing Pokémon.
From December 30 to January 1: Half distance to hatch eggs.
December 28 event from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Glacier Bait Module with two hours duration.
Glaceon with Last Baza as Charged Attack.
Regice returns to Level 5 Raids.
Two additional Raid passes.
That’s all Niantic has prepared for the Trainers during the Pokémon GO Christmas Event.