The following was sent to Inven Global via press release.
Today, Niantic announced details for the Pokémon GO Astral Eclipse event, taking place from Wednesday, November 23, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Monday, November 28, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time. Trainers can look forward to the following:
- Pokémon Debuts - The following will be available in Pokémon GO for the first time:
- Use 100 Cosmog Candy during the day to evolve Cosmoem into Solgaleo, the Sunne Pokémon.
- Use 100 Cosmog Candy at night to evolve Cosmoem into Lunala, the Moone Pokémon.
- Special Research - Unlock a new part of the Season-long Special Research for another step in the adventure of Cosmog.
- Encounters - Trainers will be able to encounter the following Pokémon through:
- Wild Encounters:
- Alolan Rattata*, Alolan Sandshrew*, Clefairy*, Alolan Vulpix*, Staryu*, Hoothoot*, Sunkern*, Lunatone*, Solrock*, Munna*, Cottonee*, Petilil, Yungoos*
- One-Star: Drifloon*, Frillish, Inkay*, Rockruff*
- Three-Star: Tentacruel, Druddigon*, Hisuian Braviary*
- Five-Star: Nihilego
- Mega: Mega Houndoom*
- Field Research:
- Complete event-exclusive tasks to encounter Staryu*.
- Collection Challenges – Complete the challenges to receive Stardust.
- New Avatars – In addition to the new avatar items to celebrate the launch of Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet, Trainers will see a variety of new event-inspired avatar items.
- Nebula Skies will appear for the final time this season.