After weeks of waiting, Niantic has finally announced the Pokémon Go Christmas event. While it’s not as spectacular as the Halloween event, in my opinion, it does however give players a little more motive to get out there and “Catch’em all.”
Those dataminers over at The Silph Road waste no time when it comes to diving into new updates released by Niantic for Pokémon Go. We’ve all been eagerly awaiting some kind of announcement for a Christmas event. There were rumors going around the internet that we would see something similar to the Halloween event. What The Silph Road uncovered, while not confirmed, doesn’t seem to be the case.
Update 12/20/16 – Just wanted to point out that this is probably no longer what we will be having for the Christmas event. As of right now, everything below is unconfirmed and a rumor.
With the success of the Pokémon Go Halloween event, it was only a matter of time before they announced one for Christmas as well. Yesterday we reported that the second generation of Pokémon may be releasing in just a couple of days. What effect this will have on the Christmas event has yet to been announced. But we do know what Pokémon will be appearing…