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New Pokemon GO Event Adds Shiny Zangoose, Shiny Seviper, and Mime Jr.

As part of the celebration of the Pokemon GO World Tourism Day 2019, Niantic has announced the release of the long-awaited Pokemon Mime Jr. and the addition of more shiny Pokemon which will begin on September 26th until October 1st.

During the event, Pokemon GO players will be able to find a new avatar cosmetics in the store. In addition, all the region exclusive Pokemon will be available in 5 km eggs. Meaning, you will have a chance to hatch Farfetch’d, Kangaskhan, Tauros, Heracross, Corsola, Volbeat, and more from 5 km eggs that were found during the event period.

Pokemon GO World Tourism Day 2019
Pokemon GO World Tourism Day 2019

But that’s not all as the event will also bring Mime Jr. in Europe which can also be found in 5 km egg. What’s good is that its shiny form will also be available during the event. Apart from the Shiny Mime Jr., Pokemon GO also revealed that the Shiny Zangoose and Shiny Seviper will also appear in the game.

Other bonuses during the event include the decreased Stardust cost for trading, extra XP when spinning PokeStops and a specially themed Field Research Tasks.

For more details about the Pokemon GO World Tourism Day 2019, you can out the official blog post from here.

By Samantha Hubble

An ambitious Electronics engineer in the making. You can usually find her at the library or at the bedroom playing her favorite game Pokemon Sun and Moon. She's currently based in Japan for her internship.