Pokémon Go is celebrating its fifth anniversary. Organized to match Niantic ein Ingame-Eventthat lets you take part in the celebrations for the smartphone hit. The start of the birthday event is planned for this Tuesday: It starts at 10 a.m. You will then have the opportunity to take part in the hustle and bustle until July 15th. Watch out for the wilderness, because for the anniversary Flampion and Flying Pikachu appear more often with a balloon in the shape of a 5. With luck, you might even meet a Shimmering Flampion.

In addition: Flampion, Igamaro, Fynx, Froxy and Flying Pikachu with a balloon in the shape of a 5 appear in raid battles of level 1. Bulbasaur, Charmander, Squirtle, Endive, Fiery Hedgehog, Karnimani, Geckarbor, Flemmli, Hydropi, Chelast, Panflam, Plinfa, Serpifeu, Floink, Ottaro, Igamaro, Fynx and Froxy, on the other hand, appear more frequently at PokéStops with activated lock modules and after completing one Field research in Pokémon Go on. The starter Pokémon are also out and about in the wild, including Bulbasaur, Charmander, Schiggy, Geckarbor, Flemmli, Hydropi, Serpifeu, Floink and Ottaro.

It should be worthwhile to visit the game world every day. Because during the event, daily field research tasks attract visitors, for which you get encounters with Bulbasaur, Charmander, Schiggy, Endive, Feurigel, Karnimani, Geckarbor, Flemmli, Hydropi, Chelast, Panflam, Plinfa, Serpifeu, Floink, Ottaro, Igamaro, Fynx and Froxy. As soon as you complete the collector’s challenge, you can look forward to an encounter with the Flying Pikachu and balloon in the shape of a 5. You will also receive special sweets and a number of Poké Balls.

Also take a look at the virtual sky to marvel at the anniversary fireworks. “The previously announced game mechanics for realistic lighting conditions and additional Pokédex classifications will be available to everyone in the coming days,” writes Niantic. If you activate a wonder box during the event for the fifth anniversary of Pokémon Go, with luck you may encounter a Shiny Meltan. Niantic continues: “During this time, the research will be available to get started for all trainers who missed it at last year’s anniversary celebration. This special research should help you catch up with other trainers with a lot of stardust, XP rewards and Pokémon encounters . “

If, on the other hand, you turn PokéStops and open gifts, you will receive special gift stickers for the fifth anniversary. By the way, since July 5th it is possible to increase the capacity of your item bag to 3,500. You can purchase the upgrades in the shop. There is also a special bonus for the festivities: All lure modules last for an hour during the event. This also applies to glacier, magnet, moss and rain lock modules.

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