Pokémon GO: a shiny Meltan and more surprises await you in a new event

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Pokémon GO recently received support for Pokémon HOME, so players can now bring their favorite creatures to the service, also available for Nintendo Switch. Niantic wants to celebrate this integration big, so prepare a special event.

If you are part of the community of the title, we recommend that you prepare, as the event will start this week and will bring with it valuable rewards. In addition, it will be the opportunity to get special creatures in their shiny variant.

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All this awaits you at the Pokémon GO and Pokémon HOME event

The celebration will begin tomorrow, November 17 at 8:00 AM, local time in your city. The event will last a few days, as it will conclude on Monday, November 23 at 10:00 PM. During this period, a mystery box will be activated and players will have a chance to get a shiny Meltan.

On the other hand, some creatures will appear more frequently, including some in their Alola form. Among them are Sandshrew Alola, Zubat, Diglett Alola, Slowpoke, Magnemite, Ditto, Porygon, Hoothoot, Remoraid, Whismur, Lileep, Anorith, Cottonee, and Foongus.

Trainers will be able to capture Alola variants of Vulpix, Slowpoke, Magnemite, Shinx, Timburr, Klink in raids, as they will appear more frequently. As if that were not enough, it will be possible to find a shiny Slowpoke.

Additionally, creatures like Nidoran, Nidoran, Slowpoke, Omanyte, Kabuto, Lileep, and Anorith will hatch from 5 km eggs. Another great reward will be Mega Pidgeot, which will be part of the investigations.

If you have not been able to capture creatures like Cobalion, Terrakion and Virizion we have good news for you, as they will return for a limited time. It will be possible to get them from today until Tuesday, November 24 at 3:00 PM, Mexico City time.

Lastly, Niantic will release special items for avatars. Players will be able to obtain a Melmetal themed jacket and other items, as well as special Grand Oak glasses. Niantic asked players to follow the health and safety rewards during the event.

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