To commemorate the integration of Pokémon GO and Pokémon HOME, Niantic has organized a special event. The event will take place between November 17 and November 23, 2020, and upon the activation of a mystery box, one might come across a Shiny Melton. The event will begin at 8:00 AM today while it shall cease at 10:00 PM local time on the coming Monday.
The Pokémons that will appear more usually in the wild:
- Alolan Sandshrew
- Alolan Diglett
The Pokémons that would be hatching from 5km Eggs:
- Nidoran ♀
- Nidoran ♂
Pokémons like Alolan Vulpix, Slowpoke, Magnemite, Shinx, Timburr, Klink, and even Shiny Slowpoke will appear during wild raids. The rewards for event-exclusive Field Research tasks include Pokémons like Slowpoke while the Timed Research will reward you with Pidgeot Mega Energy, Poké Balls, Berries, encounters with Slowpoke, Gible, and so forth.
The special avatar items exclusively available on the Style Shop during the event includes:
- Melmetal Jacket
- Melmetal Vest
- Melmetal Shoes
- Grand Oak’s Glasses
The developers announced the availability of Cobalion, Terrakion, and Virizion to challenge in five-star raids between November 16, 1:00 PM to November 24, 1:00 PM (GST -8). The blog also advised the users to follow health guidelines issued by the local authorities amid the COVID-19 pandemic.