Get your Pokéballs ready for a whimsical adventure with Pokémon GO Twinkling Fantasy! The event will be celebrating all things Dragon and Fairy-type Pokémon.

The Pokémon GO Twinkling Fantasy event starts tomorrow, January 10th at 8am, and will run until January 16th, ending at 10pm local time.

This event will mark the debut of Mega Salamence. It’ll be coming to raids, and if you’re lucky—you might encounter a Shiny one!

Other event debuts include Shiny Gloomy, and Shiny Dedenne. There’ll also be an event-themed Collection Challenge.

Event Bonuses:

  • 2x XP for successfully catching Pokémon with Nice Throws, Great Throws, and Excellent Throws.
  • Additional Candy for successfully catching Pokémon.
  • Increased chance for any Trainers over level 31 and up to receive Candy XL.

For any huge fans of Zekrom, the legendary will be making its return. Any Zekrom caught during the event duration will also learn a Featured Attack, Fusion Bolt.

For a full run-down on the Pokémon GO Twinkling Fantasy event, read the official blog post. Niantic fans also have the Marvel World of Heroes game to look forward to later this year.


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By Camellia Hao Ren

Camellia Hao Ren is an Australian journalist and editor. When they aren't writing, they are usually playing games or reading.

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