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Pokemon GO: Niantic Labs Birthday Event Release Date, Rewards, Bonuses, Field Research And Everything You Need To Know

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Pokemon Go is still trending as one of the most popular mobile games out there right now!

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Niantic Labs who are the primary developers behind the game have just celebrated another birthday. 

Now, The Pokemon Company has announced some limited-time rewards and exclusive Timed Research!

 

Date and Time

This event is going to kick off at the following times according to the official blog post:

Sunday, October 4, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time

 

Features

Below are some of the keynotes from the blog post which highlights the notable features apart of this event: 

  • Complete the Niantic Birthday Event Timed Research during the event period to receive an Incense, an Egg Incubator, a Lucky Egg, a Fast TM, a Charged TM, a Star Piece, and more!
  • Team GO Rocket Balloons will be appearing more often than usual!
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Bonuses 

Of course, this isn't a Pokemon Go event without some amazing bonuses.

The bonuses for this birthday event are as follows: 

  • 2× Lucky Egg duration
  • 2× Star Piece duration
  • 2× Catch XP
  • 2× Hatch XP
  • 1/2 Hatch Distance for Eggs placed into Incubators during the event
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What do you think of these bonuses? 

 

Celebration Kick-Off

Before the event kicks off, they are giving you an opportunity to grab some Ultra Balls.

Head over to the shop beginning on Saturday, October 3, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. to Monday, October 5, 2020 to grab yourself 1 PokeCoin Niantic birthday box which will contain 30 Ultra Balls!

As well, they have noted you should be on the lookout for a surprise “party favor” which will be obtainable via a giveaway on Niantic's social channels throughout the weekend!

 

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