Niantic is celebrating the second anniversary of its augmented actuality title Pokemon Go with a heavier sprinkling of Pikachu and a reveal of Legendary Pokemon Celebi.
In a blog post on Thursday, the Pokemon Go developer introduced that Pikachu and its less-evolved type Pichu would “seem extra ceaselessly” beginning Friday, July 6 till the tip of the month i.e. Tuesday, July 31.
Via July, Pikachu would even be accessible in a particular ‘Summer time Model’ that includes a straw hat and sun shades, seen above. It is mainly seashore Pikachu, minus a drink in a cocktail glass since Pokemon are often for kids, you already know.
Furthermore, Pokemon Go gamers with a gold Pikachu Fan medal could have the choice to buy Pikachu Fan Avatar objects, which embrace a t-shirt and Pikachu ears.
This is not the primary time a personalized Pikachu has been made accessible to gamers. On its first anniversary, Pikachu donned Ash Ketchum’s signature cap, after a celebration hat for Pokemon Day in February final yr and was adopted by a Santa hat during the US holiday season.
As a part of the Pokemon Go second anniversary celebrations, Niantic additionally introduced that Legendary Pokemon Celebi will probably be “accessible globally within the close to future” by means of the in-app Particular Analysis characteristic.
Celebi would be the second Legendary Pokemon launched to Pokemon Go, following Mew, which was introduced in March and rolled out in April.
Earlier this week, Niantic introduced a brand new Safari Zone occasion in Yokosuka, Japan. It’ll happen from Wednesday, August 29 to Sunday, September 2.
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