Players of Pokémon Go will have the ability to get pleasure from a number of new occasions in September 2022, with an entire host of recent actions and rewards out there for gamers of all stripes. Throughout September, gamers will see particular Pokémon making main appearances in-game and new one-star, three-star, and five-star Raids, together with a number of that includes the Legendary Pokémon Deoxys in its many alternative types. In addition, uncommon Pokémon may also be making appearances throughout Pokémon Go’s autumn Community Days, permitting Pokémon Trainers everywhere in the world to group up, battle, and catch pocket monsters to be able to fill out their Pokédexes.
First launched in 2016, Pokémon Go was an on the spot hit with Pokémon followers all world wide. Unlike mainline video games within the Pokémon sequence, Pokémon Go is an augmented actuality recreation, with gamers touring, catching, and battling Pokémon out in the true world utilizing their smartphones. Since then, the sport has grown and advanced, with new options steadily being launched for gamers to get pleasure from. For September 2022, the sport’s builders at Niantic are reportedly planning a number of occasions each for gamers in-game and in particular person, with loads of rewards up for grabs.
Most ongoing battles gamers can have interaction with will nonetheless be out there, so gamers can proceed taking on Team Rocket in Pokémon Go and main their respective groups to victory by taking on Gyms. However, a number of occasions will happen in September, catering to all gamers, whether or not they joined Pokémon Go to battle with different Trainers or accumulate pocket monsters for his or her Pokédexes.
Pokémon Go: Season Of Light (September 1st – December 1st)
Pokémon Go’s Season of Light occasion is scheduled to final till December 1st, with gamers in a position to encounter Cosmog, the Nebula Pokémon. In addition, Special Research duties will turn out to be out there for gamers on September 1st, October fifth, and November twenty third, permitting gamers to assist Professor Willow along with his analysis. This all presumably leads as much as a face-to-face encounter with Cosmog. Rare Pokémon in Pokémon Go normally present up in raids, so it’s nice to see that gamers who aren’t deep in Pokémon Go’s battling scene may have an opportunity at catching Cosmog. Players may also obtain a number of advantages throughout Season of Light, together with:
- Appearances from Seasonal Pokémon within the wild and from Eggs.
- Guaranteed Gifts from spinning Pokestops.
- Increased Incense effectiveness.
- Boosted injury in Remote Raids
- Up to 2 free Raid Passes a day from spinning Gym Photo Discs
- Double Stardust from opening Gifts
- Increased Stardust from Research Breakthroughs
- Additional Items from Research Breakthroughs
Notably, these are all passive, so gamers will obtain them whereas simply taking part in the sport as regular. Nebulae may also seem sporadically within the sky, and gamers may get Cosmog-themed beauty objects from the Pokémon Go retailer, in addition to getting event-themed stickers.
Psychic Spectacular (September sixth – twelfth)
Pokémon Go’s Psychic Pokémon will get the highlight throughout Psychic Spectacular, which runs between September sixth and twelfth. Mega Alakazam will make its Pokémon Go debut, taking on Gyms and permitting gamers to group up and battle it in Mega Raids. In addition, sure Psychic-type Pokémon corresponding to Kirlia, Kadabra, and Slowpoke may also seem extra often on the map, permitting gamers to catch and add them to their groups. On high of that, Psychic Pokémon may also hatch extra often from Eggs and seem extra usually as encounters when gamers full Field Research duties.
Psychic-type Pokémon may also take over Pokémon Go’s Raid scene throughout the occasion, with one-star raids that includes Unown and Espurr and three-star raids that includes Pokémon Go’s Alolan Raichu, Wobbuffet, Girafarig, and Oranguru. Players may also encounter all 4 types of Deoxys in five-star raids.
Clefairy Commotion (September tenth, 6:00-9:00pm)
A limited-time occasion focuses on the Pokémon Clefairy. Between 6:00 and 9:00 pm native time, gamers ought to spot a number of Clefairy popping out of hiding and showing on the map in droves. This is especially nice for longtime followers of Pokémon, a few of whom will undoubtedly bear in mind Clefairy making its debut look all the best way again in Generation I as a part of Pokémon’s unique 151 pocket monsters.
Test Your Mettle (September sixteenth – twenty first)
While this occasion has gotten an official itemizing and dates, it’s unclear what gamers will have the ability to do throughout Test Your Mettle. Given the title, gamers may very well be anticipated to check themselves in new Pokémon Go Raids or battle different Trainers, however as of writing, Pokémon Go’s official website solely mentions it in passing, and there are not any additional particulars about what this occasion can be.
Pokémon Go normally holds one Community Day per thirty days, that includes a selected Pokémon that may seem extra often within the wild. Catching this Pokémon sometimes awards additional Catch XP and Candy, each of that are strong rewards. Given the restricted time window, gamers who can exit and about to catch Pokémon ought to bear in mind to maintain a lookout between 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm for whichever Pokémon can be featured this September.
July’s Pokémon Go Community Day targeted on Flying-types Starly and Staravia, however as of writing, Niantic hasn’t but indicated which Pokémon will get the highlight this month.
Safari Zone: Goyang (September twenty third – twenty fifth)
Most Pokémon Go gamers gained’t have the ability to take part on this occasion. However, for followers who discover themselves in Goyang, South Korea, between September twenty third and twenty fifth, Ilsan Lake Park is internet hosting Pokémon Go Safari Zone. Players can go to the park on in the future between 12:00 and 6:00 pm throughout this three-day occasion by buying tickets for common admission or early entry. Shiny Pokémon and featured Pokémon will make appearances within the wild, and gamers may full Special Research duties.
Fashion Week (September twenty seventh – October third)
Pokémon Go’s Fashion Week additionally returns in the direction of the top of September. While no particulars have been launched but, it’s protected to imagine that this yr’s Fashion Week gained’t be too totally different from final yr’s. Pokémon sporting sure clothes objects are more likely to seem, and gamers could have entry to further timed Research duties.
Raid Hours and Raid Days (September 2022)
In easy phrases, Raid Hours and Raid Days are scheduled durations of time when sure Pokémon are more likely to make appearances at Raids. For instance, in September, the Legendary Pokémon Deoxys will get a Raid Hour on September seventh between 6:00 and seven:00 pm and a Raid Day on September eleventh between 2:00 and 5:00 pm. As a end result, Deoxys in all 4 of its Formes will seem extra often as Raid Pokémon at these instances. Given Deoxys’ energy and Combat Power, gamers ought to deliver their strongest Mega Evolved Pokémon to those five-star Raids.
Towards the top of the month, the Legendary Pokémon Yveltal may also get a Raid Hour on September twenty eighth between 6:00-7:00 pm.
Spotlight Hours (September 2022)
Pokémon Go’s Spotlight Hours are exact as their title describes, shining a highlight on sure species of Pokémon. These Pokémon will obtain a drastic improve of their spawn charge, permitting gamers to catch as many as they’ll. Shiny variations of those Pokémon additionally seem extra often throughout Spotlight Hours. In September, these Spotlight Hours will happen roughly as soon as per week:
|Munna||September sixth (6:00 – 7:00pm)|
|Ralts||September thirteenth (6:00 – 7:00pm)|
|Aron||September twentieth (6:00 – 7:00pm)|
|Minccino||September twenty seventh (6:00 – 7:00pm)|
Previous Pokémon Go Spotlight Hours featured related Pokémon, normally, species with extra highly effective advanced types. As such, they aren’t tough to catch, however as they seem in nice numbers, gamers ought to replenish on Poké Balls and Berries, corresponding to Pinap Berries, to extend Candy drops and Razz Berries to make catching simpler.
As such, Pokémon Go gamers will discover that there’s no scarcity of issues to do that month, with occasions catering to gamers whether or not they choose the battling or accumulating sides of the sport. Players of all stripes will profit from taking part in these brand-new occasions.
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