Trainers, Pokemon Go Gastly Spotlight Hour event goes live today and we recommend mega evolving a Pokemon for Spotlight Hour to earn 1 extra Candy for each Pokemon caught.
The Gastly Spotlight Hour event begins today, October 12, 2021, from 6 PM to 7 PM local time, featuring Gastly, Shiny Gastly, and 2x Catch Stardust. It’s a perfect event to farm Stardust and catch Shiny Gastly…and that’s not all. You can get 1 bonus candy per catch if you Mega evolve Beedril or Venusaur during the event. Sounds great right?
Now, what’s the benefit of Mega Evolving a Pokemon for Spotlight Hour?
If you Mega evolve a Pokemon from the same type you will get +1 extra Candy for each Pokemon caught. iI you have a Mega evolution active, all wild Pokemon that you catch that share at least one type with the active Mega evolution will give you 1 bonus candy per catch.
So, take advantage of the Poison-type and Mega Evolve a Pokemon for Gastly Spotlight Hour to save on Gengar Mega Energy.