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Pokémon GO Special Weekend to take place on December 10-12, 2021 in Japan

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GO_Special_Weekend.pngNiantic has announced that a Pokémon GO Special Weekend will take place from December 10th to the 12th, exclusively in Japan. The event will be held in conjunction with official Pokémon GO partners. The partners for the 10th and 11th will be revealed in early November, while ITO EN and Tully's have been announced as partners for December 12, 2021.

During the event, Geodude, Onix, Shuckle, Unown, Bronzor, and Hippopotas will all be attracted to Incense and Lure Modules. Please note that Unown will not be appearing as a Shiny in this event. In addition, Kricketot will be attracted to Incense and Lure Modules on the 10th, ; Buneary on the 11th; and Drifloon on the 12th.

From early morning on December 10 to December 12 at 11:59 p.m. JST, an event-exclusive Timed Research will also be available. Those who have a participation ticket can receive 3× Catch XP as a bonus, and Lure Modules used by these players will last for 90 minutes each. Those in Japan without a participation ticket will receive 2× Catch XP, with Lure Modules lasting for an hour each.

For more details on how to get the Pokémon GO Special Weekend ticket, please check the campaign page for each partner.
After receiving the ticket, please enter the promotional code printed on the ticket on the Offer Redemption page or the in-game app before the event starts.


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