Celebrate Pokemon Go’s third anniversary with these new features and additions!
New features starting on June 28 at 1:00 p.m. PDT
- Shiny Alolan Pokémon — You may now encounter the shiny variants of Alolan Pokémon: Rattata, Sandshrew, Vulpix, Diglett, Meowth, Geodude, Grimer, and Exeggutor.
- Team leader avatar items — Avatar items featuring the team leaders’ personal styles will be available in the Style Shop.
From June 28, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. PDT to July 6, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. PDT
- Party Hat Pikachu and Pichu — Once per day, you might have the chance to encounter a Pikachu wearing a party hat when you take a GO Snapshot photo! Pichu wearing a party hat will also be available to hatch from 7 km eggs.
From June 28, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. PDT to September 2, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. PDT
- Jump-Start Research — Trainers can complete new Special Research for helpful rewards that will jump-start their new or continuing adventures. This Special Research is only available this summer for players at level 10 or higher.
- Raid bonuses — Take down Raid Bosses faster and earn extra bonus Premier Balls to catch them with when you raid with friends.
- Decreased Stardust costs for trading — Trading Pokémon will cost ¼ less Stardust.