October Pokémon GO Community Day features Duskull, Shiny Duskull, new Timed Research, extra Stardust, new Special Research story and more

Niantic has announced a new event for Pokémon GO. Read on below to learn more:

Delight in Dreadful Fun with Duskull This October Community Day

Catch droves of Duskull, complete Timed Research, earn extra Stardust, and more on October 9.

It’s October and there’s no better Pokémon to celebrate the season with than Duskull, aptly known as the Requiem PokémonPokémon GO is summoning this spooky spectral Pokémon on Saturday, October 9, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time. Duskull may have a reputation for being nocturnal, but on October 9, it will make a rare exception and appear more frequently in the wild during daylight hours. Lucky Trainers might even encounter a Shiny Duskull!

Any Incense and Lure Modules activated during the event will last for three hours. You’ll also earn three times the normal amount of Stardust for catching Pokémon. Don’t let yourself be haunted by regret over not making the most of your items!

Evolve Dusclops—the Evolution of Duskull—into Dusknoir during the event or within two hours of the event’s conclusion and Dusknoir will know the Charged Attack Shadow Ball. You can also complete Timed Research during the event to earn up to four Sinnoh Stones to help evolve Dusclops into Dusknoir.

Tickets to a Community Day–exclusive Special Research story, Nothin’ Dull About Duskull, will be available in the in-game shop for US$1 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency). There will also be a special one-time-purchase Community Day Box available for 1,280 PokéCoins containing 50 Ultra Balls, four Incense, four Star Pieces, and one Elite Charged TM. Don’t forget to trick-or-treat at the shop to snag 30 Ultra Balls at no cost!

Happy haunting, Trainers!

Source: Pokemon.com

October Community Day: Duskull, the Requiem Pokémon, will be featured!

Trainers,

We’re excited to announce that Duskull, the Requiem Pokémon, will be featured during October’s Community Day event!

Date + Time

Saturday, October 9, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time

Features

  • Duskull will be appearing more frequently in the wild! If you’re lucky, you might encounter a Shiny one!
  • Evolve Dusclops (Duskull’s Evolution) during the event or up to two hours afterward to get a Dusknoir that knows the Charged Attack Shadow Ball.
  • To help you evolve your Dusclops into Dusknoir, you’ll be able to earn up to four Sinnoh Stones by completing free Timed Research during Duskull Community Day.
  • 30 Ultra Balls will be available in the shop at no cost. Be sure to pick them up during the event!
  • Take a few snapshots during Community Day for a surprise!
  • There’ll be a special one-time-purchase Community Day Box available for 1,280 PokéCoins, featuring 50 Ultra Balls, four Incense, four Star Pieces, and an Elite Charged TM.
  • For US$1.00 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency), you’ll be able to access the Duskull Community Day–exclusive Special Research story, Nothin’ Dull About Duskull.
  • Stay tuned for when tickets for the Nothin’ Dull About Duskull Special Research story go live! Tickets are nonrefundable (subject to applicable law and the exceptions set forth in the Terms of Service). Please note that this Special Research will not include an in-game medal.

Bonuses

  • 3× Catch Stardust
  • Incense activated during the event will last for three hours
  • Lure Modules activated during the event will last for three hours

Please be aware of your surroundings and follow guidelines from local health authorities when playing Pokémon GO. Upcoming events are subject to change. Be sure to follow us on social media, opt in to receiving push notifications, and subscribe to our emails to stay updated. For the latest on in-game events and feature updates, be sure to check this help center article.

—The Pokémon GO team

Source: Official Pokémon GO blog

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