Niantic has launched the great Pokemon Go Fest in Chicago, which will be followed by another big fan event.
The Pokemon Go Safari Zone in Dortmund is scheduled for today and will include its own bonuses and rewards.
From Saturday, June 30 through Sunday, July 1, coaches of all ages will be able to catch a variety of Pokémon. These include some rarely seen in Europe, suggesting that some top-pocket monster catches will be available.
The countdown timer on the official Niantic site suggests a start time of 10am on-site.
Here are some of the rewards that Niantic has confirmed so far:
Increased Pokemon Encounters: Experience a variety of Pokémon, including some that have never been seen in Dortmund. This is a great opportunity to close gaps in your Pokédex.
Photo ops: Remember to take pictures with your favorite Pokémon at the many fantastic photo opportunities in the park.
Team Lounges: Cool down and recharge in one of the three mixed team lounges where you can meet your fellow Instinct, Mystic or Valor players.
A new boxing sale is also available in the Pokemon Go-In-Game-Shop, which focuses on hatching eggs.
Three packages are available, with the Ultra Box offering the most items for the price
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Global bonuses will also be unlocked during the Safari Zone, depending on how good the players are at another task.
It has also been announced that a new Shiny Articuno global research challenge will be released.
Starting today, Pokemon Go Trainers will be able to test the new challenges during the Safari Zone event.
Players can unlock new rewards as they get along well with the challenges starting after the Dortmund event.
Some are attached to the Articuno Day On July 7, the Legendary Bird will be available for raiding for a short time.
"The first round of Professor Willow's Global Challenge begins on June 30 and July 1 during the Safari Zone in Dortmund." Niantic explains:
"If certain areas of the world meet the challenge requirements, they will unlock EP bonuses on July 2 to catch Pokémon, hatch eggs, and participate in raiding battles.
" Can make a bonus Unlock to keep Lucky Eggs for an hour through July 9!
"When the challenge is over, coaches worldwide will receive five free raid passes when shooting a photo disc in a Gym for Articuno Day, with the Legenda ry Pokémon Articuno!
" On Saturday, the 7th. July, Articuno will be available for three hours in Raid Battles around the world. And if you're lucky, maybe you can meet his shiny shape. "
So in the coming weeks there will be plenty of opportunities for Pokemon Go players, even if they miss the Safari Zone and Pokemon Walking Festival in Chicago.