Pokémon GO seems to enjoy the April Fool's joke, with Pokémon anime protagonist Ash Ketchum in GO Snapshot mode.
According to Serebii.net, players report from areas where April lived The first hit is a sign that the smuggling of photobombs in the Pokémon GOs Snapshot mode has been replaced by Ash Cap Pikachu and Ash Ketchum himself.
Each photo bomb of Ash or Ash Cap Pikachu causes an Ash Cap Pikachu to appear – the Pokémon's first appearance since it was last available more than a year ago ,
According to Serebii, this can be done five times a day.
Several reports of the seemingly shiny ash-capped pikachu have also arrived and mark the first time that a shiny ash-capped pikachu can be captured.