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"Friendship Day" is Pokémon GO brand new event

"Friendship Day" is Pokémon GO brand new event
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It will take place on April 24.

Pokémon GO is introducing a new event focus on player cooperation. "Friendship Day" will bring special bonuses and unique challenges to complete with a friend.

Also, this first edition will be centered on Grass-type Pokémon, spawning more of these than usual. If you were looking for a Chikorita or a Tangela, this is your chance.

Event details:

Features

  • Various Grass-type Pokémon will be appearing more often in the wild.
  • Complete the Friendship Day Collection Challenge before the event concludes to earn 100,000 XP!
  • Take part in the Friendship Day Global Challenge! For each hourly challenge you complete, you’ll earn 20,000 XP!
  • Green confetti will be appearing on the map in celebration of Grass-type Pokémon!

Bonuses

  • You’ll have an increased chance of receiving a Lucky Pokémon when you complete a trade with a friend. Please note that this bonus will be active until 5:00 p.m. local time on the day of the event.
  • Trade distance will be increased to 40 km.
  • A 3× Catch XP bonus will be active.
  • Incense activated during the event will last for three hours.
  • Lures activated during the event will last for three hours.

"Friendship Day" will be available on April 24 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. local time.

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