The augmented reality mobile game usually encourages players to venture outside, but the latest event will allow die-hard fans to stay indoors and still catch Pokemon.
Here's the latest information.
Incense Colour Change - 16th May
The Niantic Support Twitter account tweeted that during Incense Day: Water and Dark Type, Incense will change colour from green to orange.
This colour change signifies that your Incense will attract Pokémon featured in the current event to your location!
New 'Play At Home' Format
Pokémon Go will resume its regular Community Days with a lockdown-friendly Play At Home format.
As well as players having double the time to catch Pokémon, incense instead of lures will now last the duration of the event, letting you play where you are (whether there are PokéStops nearby or not).
The event's bonus will be triple catch Stardust, and there will be a "surprise" in-store if you take a Snapshot of your Pokémon during the event.
What Is Incense Day In Pokemon Go?
Incense Day is a special in-game Pokemon Go event that features Incense spawns that rotate every hour of the event.
This time players will be able to catch a variety of Water and Dark-type Pokemon.
Trainers can also expect an event-exclusive 1 PokeCoin bundle featuring three Incense in the shop.
Dates And Times For Incense Day
The event begins on Sunday 17th May at 11am and ends at 5pm local time.
Pokemon GO Incense Day Schedule
Here's the schedule for Pokemon GO's Incense Day:
- 11:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m - WATER Pokemon
- 12:00 p.m – 1:00 p.m - DARK Pokemon
- 1:00 p.m – 2:00 p.m - WATER Pokemon
- 2:00 p.m – 3:00 p.m - DARK Pokemon
- 3:00 p.m – 4:00 p.m - WATER Pokemon
- 4:00 p.m – 5:00 p.m - DARK Pokemon
Which Pokemon Are In Incense Day?
Here are some of the Pokemon included in Pokemon GO's Incense Day:
There are more Pokemon expected to arrive, but no details have been revealed.