As part of the Pokemon GO Fest event, lucky coaches will be able to meet with Shiny Poliwag around the world starting at 6:00 am on 6th August. ✨💧 The following new Shiny Pokemon will also be available: Poliwhirl, Poliwrath and Politoed. We have created a table that compares normal and glossy shapes for the entire Poliwag family:
The release date of Shiny Poliwag is tied to the beginning of the Pokémon GO Fest Yokohama 2019, which takes place August 6-12, 2019 Feast Yokohama 2019 takes place in three parks in Yokohama (Japan), Kanagawa Prefecture:
- Yamashita Park,
- Rinko Park,
- Akarenga Park
The appearance of Poliwag on the official Yokohama in 201
Similar to the Pokémon GO Fest Chicago and the Pokémon GO Fest Dortmund, the Yokohama version will include a series of specialized research that will provide unique site visitor challenges that affect the global game and special photo opportunities to have. There will be no special raids, as explained in the official Japanese blog post.
Participation is free but there will be a lottery system before applying. Niantic will accept applications for participation from Wednesday, June 19th (Wed) from 8:00 am to Friday, June 28th (Fri) 8:00 am! On June 29th (Saturday), Niantic notifies the winners when they are pulled through the lottery system.