Pokémon Go Celebrates its First Year With New InGame Items

first_imgStay on target Finally, Ash Ketchum Is A Pokemon MasterMint-Condition Set of Pokemon Cards Sold For $107K Has it been a year already? In summer 2016, it seemed that the entire world caught Pokémon fever. Even folks who aren’t normally considered gamers became obsessed with Pokémon Go. You couldn’t step foot outside your home without seeing people staring at their phones hunting down Pokémon. Pokémon Go gave its users a nice and pleasant distraction during the summer months.A few weeks back, Pokémon Go received a huge updated that made it possible to have themed gyms. Now for the one-year anniversary, Developer Niantic is adding even more to its popular game. From now until July 24, trainers will be able to catch Pikachu that are wearing Ash’s hat from the Pokémon cartoon. The store now has an Anniversary Box that has Incubators, Max Revives, Ultra Balls and a Raid Pass. This item will be available for a limited time in the in-game store for a discounted price.“It’s hard to believe that Pokémon Go launched just a year ago, and what an amazing year it’s been!,” said Niantic in a blog post. “Since joining us last July, you’ve demonstrated the true power of Pokémon Go and augmented reality gaming by searching for Pokémon in the real world, exploring on foot, building new friendships, and discovering new places right in your own neighborhoods. Throughout this incredible journey, you’ve caught over 125 billion Pokémon and made countless memories along the way. But there are many more adventures still to come.”In addition, there will be Pokémon Go events and festivals throughout the summer. Chicago will host a Pokémon Go festival in July. Select Unibail-Rodamco locations will have events this August and September in Europe. Lastly, Japan will have Pokémon Go events at the Pikachu Outbreak in Yokohama in August. If you’re a fan of the game and can make it to any of these events, you may want to do yourself a favor and check them out.Let us know what you like about Geek by taking our survey.last_img

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