Like many other live games, Pokemon GO takes advantage of any holiday to launch special events that allow players to obtain unique rewards for a limited time. This year’s Halloween is around behind the corner, and the details of the Pokemon GO new Halloween event have been shared online.
During the Pokemon GO Halloween event, which will begin on October 17th, players will be able to encounter more Ghost and Dark-type Pokemon, including the Spirit Pokemon Yamask.
Additionally, players will be tasked with saving several Pokemon from Team Rocket Go. These Pokemon include Weedle, Kakuna, Beedrill, Electabuzz, Magmar, and Duskull.
Pitch-Black Pokemon Darkrai will also appear during the Halloween event in five-star raids. New limited time Field Research tasks will also be available, as well as events that will allow players to face a Forbidden Pokemon.
Last, but not least, a lot of different Halloween themed costumes will be available for several Pokemon during the event. These include costumes for Charmander, Bulbasaur, Squirtle and Pikachu. Shiny Variants of these Pokemon dressed in their Halloween costumes can also appear.
Pokemon GO is now available worldwide on iOS, Android.