As announced during Pokémon Presents in August 2022, four of the Ultra Beasts that previously appeared separately in different locations around the world will be available together in the pokemon go Final Event Fest 2022.
The Ultra Beasts in question are Nihilego, Buzzwole, Pheromosa, and Xurkitree, and they will be available to catch worldwide on August 27 from 10:00am to 6:00pm local time in each region. It is described as a “global event that coaches can enjoy anywhere in the world. Trainers will be able to find Pokemon they don’t normally see in the wild.”
The Mythical Pokémon Shaymin, which was first introduced in Generation 4, can also be found in the event by completing “Special Research”. Story details are also teased, with Professor Willow being sucked “into Ultraspace through an Ultra Wormhole”.
Lastly, Daily Adventure Incense has been added to pokemon go It is described as a “special incense that can be used once a day for 15 minutes” and can “attract Pokemon not normally seen in your area”. It also has the potential effect of attracting Legendaries.
Since its release six years ago, more than 700 of the total 905 Pokémon have been made available to catch. pokemon go. The game has been a huge success for developer Niantic, becoming one of the highest-grossing mobile games of all time and being downloaded over a billion times as of 2019.
Despite this, Niantic CEO John Hanke recently announced in an email that the company was “facing a time of economic turmoil.” Hanke stated that Niantic needs to “further streamline our operations to better position the company to weather any economic storms that may arise,” which has manifested itself in the cancellation of Transformers: Heavy Metal and the game Village.
In other news, Pokémon United is celebrating its first anniversary with roster additions and timed events.