The leaders of The Pokémon Company and Niantic have now announced the “Pokémon GO” Feest, which will provide special events and game features in the coming months.
With the mobile title “Pokémon GO”, Niantic and The Pokémon Company had a huge success last year. Now the managers want to celebrate the first birthday of the game and the 750 million app downloads worldwide. Therefore, in the coming months, various real and in-game events will take place, which should also bring new features with them.
Officially, it says: “We will host an exciting event at the beginning of the game on 13th June 2017. This game event features Pokémon of type Fire and Type Ice, huge XP bonuses for targeted throwing of Poké balls and reduced Lucky Eggs In the in-game shop for you. ”
In the coming months, new functions will be introduced which will improve the cooperative playing experience in the real world. In preparation for the new functions, the gyms are deactivated for a short time.
The first real event for “Pokémon GO” will take place in downtown Chicago on July 22, 2017. The “Pokémon GO Fest Chicago” will have special highlights, for which no details have been revealed yet. Europeans will be able to expect various events from June to September in Unibail-Rodamco shopping centers. In August “Pikachu Outbreak” will be held in Yokohama.