Trainers, the Incense Day: Skorupi limited-time event starts on October 21, 2023, at 11 AM and concludes on the same day at 5 PM local time. Throughout this event, your chances of encountering Shiny Skorupi are significantly boosted. However, there’s more to this event than meets the eye, as using Incense during specific windows will attract a lineup of Pokemon, including Shiny Croagunk, Shiny Alolan Grimer, Shiny Skrelp, and five more.
The new event in Pokemon GO promises an intriguing experience as Incense takes center stage. It’s your chance to attract an abundance of Skorupi, with the possibility of encountering a Shiny one. But there’s an extra dimension, this event introduces Poison-type Pokemon into the mix. Spend the day with friends as you explore the Poison-types lured by your Incense. If you find yourself encountering the same type repeatedly, simply wait an hour for a fresh variety.
Key Event Details
Date and Time: Saturday, October 21, 2023, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time.
Featured Pokemon: Skorupi will be drawn to your Incense.
Increased Shiny Odds: Your chances of encountering Shiny Skorupi are notably higher.
Additional Event Bonuses
Incense Day: Skorupi bonuses
- Incense is more effective at attracting Skorupi.
- Your odds of encountering a Shiny Skorupi are significantly improved.
- Daily Adventure Incense lasts twice as long when activated during the event.
Incense Encounters Pokemon GO: Poison-type Pokemon
Throughout the event, your Incense will summon a variety of Poison-type Pokemon during specific time slots: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., and 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time. Keep an eye out for these Pokemon:
- Alolan Grimer
Ekans, Zubat, Gulpin, Croagunk, Skrelp, Alolan Grimer, and Trubbish can be shiny.
Understanding Incense in Pokemon GO
Incense serves as a valuable tool to lure Pokemon to your location. Normally lasting for 60 minutes, it can extend its effects during special events like this. You also have the option to stack multiple Incense to enjoy a prolonged experience of up to 24 hours without needing to use one every 60 minutes.
Daily Adventure Incense
Daily Adventure Incense is a unique variant designed to attract wild Pokemon to you for 15 minutes while you’re on the move in the real world. You’ll receive one Daily Adventure Incense daily at 12 a.m. local time, but keep in mind that you can carry only one at a time. To receive the next day’s Incense, use it before midnight, preferably by 11:44 p.m. local time, to ensure you don’t miss out. Please note that Daily Adventure Incense is unavailable between 11:45 p.m. and 12:00 a.m. local time.
As an extra treat, Incense Day: Skorupi also brings specific time slots for Bug-type Pokemon attracted to Incense. If you’re curious about the lineup of Poison-type Pokémon available during the event, you can find the complete list here. Enjoy your adventure in Pokemon GO.