Niantic has announced a slew of details for October in Pokemon GO, and a new event in the form of Evolving Stars! October is typically one of the most entertaining months in the popular mobile game, and this year is no different.
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Niantic has shared a ton in their recent blog post, so you can head on over there to read more, including the ability to evolve Cosmog into
Cosmoem. That is one step closer to the legendary evolution, so look forward to more news regarding that in the future.
Evolving Stars Details
- Pokémon Debuts – Cosmoem, the Protostar Pokémon, will be available in Pokémon GO for the first time.
- Special Research – Unlock a new part of the Season-long Special Research for another step in the adventure with Cosmog.
- Encounters – Trainers will be able to encounter the following Pokémon through:
- Kakuna, Pidgeotto, Poliwhirl, Kadabra, Haunter, Rhyhorn, Seadra, Scyther, Eevee, Swinub, Ralts, Duskull, Tynamo, Litwick, Helioptile
- One-Star: Slowpoke, Onix, Scyther, Porygon, Sunkern
- Three-Star: Magneton, Rhydon, Togetic, Piloswine
- Five-Star: Xerneas (Oct. 8-20), Yveltal (Sept. 27-Oct. 8)
- Mega: Mega Manectric (Oct 8-20), Mega Lopunny (Sept. 27-Oct. 8)
Other than the Evolving Stars event with Cosmoem, Pokemon GO is also having a Mega Gyarados Raid Day. Here’s what to expect from that:
- Mega Gyarados Raid Day – Taking place on Saturday, October 8, 2022, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time, Trainers can enjoy:
- Event Bonuses:
- Mega Gyarados will appear more frequently in raids.
- Receive up to five additional Raid Passes by spinning Photo Discs at Gyms.
- An increased chance of encountering Shiny Gyarados.
- Field Research – Complete tasks to earn Stardust, Evolution items, and Mega Energy.
- Collection Challenges – Complete the challenges to receive Evolution items.
- Event Bonuses:
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