February 2020 brings new Research Breakthrough experiences, Shadow Legendary Pokémon, fresh Shiny Pokémon, also debuting famous and non-Legendary Pokémon arriving to Pokémon GO. February also offers the Sinnoh region event and Valentine’s Day 2020 event, as well as some new types of occasions Niantic is analyzing.
Pokémon GO Valentine’s Day Celebration 2020
- From Friday, February 14, 2020, at 8:00 am.
- To Monday, February 17, 2020 at 10:00 pm full-time
- Pink Pokémon will be appearing more frequently in the wild, in raids, in Eggs, also as Field Research encounters.
- Audino, the Hearing Pokémon, and Alomomola, the Caring Pokémon, will be making their Pokémon GO introduction!
- During this occasion, regular Lure Modules will continue six hours and you will get a two × Catch Candy bonus.
- If you’re lucky, you may experience a Shiny Happiny or experience a Shiny Chansey from the wild!
Valentine’s Day 2020 Raid Day
- On Saturday, February 15, 2020, by 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm local time
- Lickitung will be in four-star raids and understand Body Slam!
- You are able to get up to five additional Raid Passes free of charge throughout the event by twirling Photo Discs at Gyms.
- You can’t hold more than one of these Raid Passes at the same time, and they’ll not be accessible following the event finishes.
- Lucky Trainers may encounter Shiny Lickitung!
Special Friendship Weekend Event
Show some love for the friends from Friday, February 21, 2020, at 8:00 am to Monday, February 24, 2020, at 10:00 pm local time with those exclusive bonuses: Pokemon go account.
- Friendship levels will increase faster
- 2x Trade Candy
- 1/2 Trade Stardust price
- The number of Gifts you may open daily increases to 40.
- The amount of Gifts you may carry in your stock increases to 20.
New Experimental Events
Niantic has prepared two new experimental Types of events which are going to be analyzed this February: Pokémon Spotlight Hour and Mystery Bonus Hour:
- Pokémon Spotlight Hour will feature…a surprise Pokémon! All we will inform you is that it will appear more often in the wild Tuesday, February 4, 2020, from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm local time.
- Attribute –you guessed it–a puzzle bonus! This unknown incentive will be reside in the Program on Thursday, February 6, 2020, by 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm local time.