Trainers, Niantic and Pokemon Go are launching a new limited time event to celebrate the launch of Pokemon Detective Pikachu Movie in Japan.
The new Pokemon Go Detective Pikachu event is going live on May 7, 2019, at 1:00 PM PDT until May 17, 2019, 1:00 PM PDT featuring:
- Detective Hat Pikachu Photobombing
- Select Pokemon featured in the movie will appear in raids
- Pokemon that appear in the movie will show up more frequently in the wild
- Here are all Pokemon appearing in the movie: Pikachu, Aipom, Audino, Bouffalant, Braviary, Bulbasaur, Venusaur, Charmander, Charizard, Comfey, Cubone, Dodrio, Emolga, Flabebe, Flareon, Gengar, Golurk, Greninja, Growlithe, Arcanine, Jigglypuff, Joltik, Lickitung, Loudred, Ludicolo, Machamp, Magikarp, Mewtwo, Morelull, Mr. Mime, Pancham, Pidgeotto, Psyduck, Rattata, Rufflett, Snorlax, Slaking, Snubbull, Squirtle, Blastoise, Treecko, Clefairy, Octillery, Audion, Eevee, Purrloin, Sneasel, Torterra, Kingler + there are statues of Arceus, Dialga and Palkia, so we might see Arceus in Pokemon Go!
- Shiny Aipom will be released
- Double Catch XP
- New Field Research tasks and rewards
- Raid Battles with Raid Bosses Pokemon from the movie
- Themed Avatar – Detective Hat with Pikachu EArs and T-Shirt featuring the Pokemon Detective Pikachu logo
Good luck and let’s catch ’em all!