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Pokémon GO a full rundown of October 2023 events, perfect month for new Shiny Pokémon

October 2023 is turning out to be a fantastic month for Pokémon GO enthusiasts. From haunting Halloween activities to international City Safaris, Pokémon GO is pulling out all the stops this October.

Kicking things off from October 5th to 9th, Pokémon GO is celebrating the release of Detective Pikachu Returns. Fans can look forward to encountering Detective-hat Pikachu and potentially other Pokémon from the Detective Pikachu series.

Next up, Pokémon GO’s City Safari makes its way to Seoul on October 7th and 8th. This event sees the introduction of Skiddo into the Pokémon GO universe. On top of that, Trainers globally can participate in a Go Battle League Weekend event, giving you more sets per day and exclusive timed research to complete.

The Harvest Festival is taking the Pokémon GO scene by storm from October 12th to 17th. During this time, you can catch Smoliv, a Pokémon that’s sure to make a unique addition to your collection.

Barcelona players, you’re up next. Pokémon GO’s City Safari: Barcelona is happening on October 13th and 14th. It’s a localized event, so only Trainers in Barcelona will be able to participate.

Don’t forget Timburr Community Day on October 15th. Pokémon GO Community Days are a fantastic opportunity to catch shiny Pokémon, and this one is no exception.

If you’re into spooks and scares, Pokémon GO’s Halloween 2023 event is one you won’t want to miss. Running from October 19th to 31st, this event features the debut of shiny Phantump, along with a new Pokémon Greavard. Plus, Giovanni is reappearing in Pokémon GO with a Shadow Regigigas.

Lastly, Pokémon GO is hosting a Skorupi Incense Day on October 21st. This is the perfect time for Trainers to rack up on Skorupi and potentially its shiny form.

October 2023 Pokémon GO list of all events

  • Detective Pikachu Returns Event: October 5th – 9th
  • City Safari: Seoul + Go Battle League Weekend: October 7th – 8th
  • Harvest Festival: October 12th – 17th
  • City Safari: Barcelona: October 13th – 14th
  • Timburr Community Day: October 15th
  • Halloween Event: October 19th – 31st
  • Skorupi Incense Day: October 21st

There you have it, folks, October is jam-packed with Pokémon GO events that cater to Trainers of all types. Whether you’re a veteran or a newbie, there’s something for everyone this October.

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