Trainers, Niantic is excited to announce that Wooper, the Water Fish Pokémon, and Paldean Wooper, the Poison Fish Pokémon, will be featured during November Community Day! The November 2023 Community Day: Wooper and Paldean Wooper runs Sunday, November 5, 2023, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time.
For a complete breakdown of what the next Pokémon GO Community Day has to offer, check out the full notes below!
Featured Pokémon: Wooper and Paldean Wooper will appear more frequently in the wild.
Featured attack: Quagsire - Evolve Wooper during the event or up to five hours afterward to get a Quagsire that knows the Charged Attack Aqua Tail.
- Trainer Battles: 50 power
- Gyms and raids: 50 power
Evolve Paldean Wooper during the event or up to five hours afterward to get a Clodsire that knows the Charged Attack Megahorn.
- Trainer Battles: 110 power
- Gyms and raids: 110 power
Community Day Special Research story – A Muddy Buddy
For US$1.00 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency), you’ll be able to access the Wooper and Paldean Wooper Community Day–exclusive Special Research story, A Muddy Buddy. Stay tuned for when tickets for the Special Research story go live.
Don’t forget: you’re now able to purchase and gift tickets to any of your friends that you’ve achieved a Friendship level of Great Friends or higher with. To gift a ticket, tap the Special Research ticket in the in-game shop, then tap the Gift button instead of the Buy button.
Tickets are nonrefundable (subject to applicable law and the exceptions set forth in the Terms of Service). Please note that this Special Research will not include an in-game medal.
Certain restrictions apply. Gifting cannot be completed if the recipient has purchased a Special Research ticket or has been gifted one already.
- 2× Candy for catching Pokémon.
- 1/2 Hatch Distance when Eggs are placed in Incubators during the event period.
- 2× chance for Trainers level 31 and up to receive Candy XL from catching Pokemon.
- Lure Modules activated during the event will last for three hours.
- Incense (excluding Daily Adventure Incense) activated during the event will last for three hours.
- Take a few snapshots during Community Day for a surprise!
- One additional Special Trade can be made for a maximum of two for the day.*
- Trades will require 50% less Stardust.
While most bonuses are only active during the three-hour event period, these bonuses will be active from 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. local time.
Bonus Raid Battles after Community Day: Sunday, November 5, 2023, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. local time
After the three-hour Community Day event ends, Trainers will be able to take on four-star Raid Battles. Claiming victory in one of these raids will cause more Wooper and Paldean Wooper to appear around the Gym that hosted the raid for 30 minutes!
Four-star Raid Battles: Wooper and Paldean Wooper will be appearing in four-star raids! You can only join these raids using Raid Passes and Premium Battle Passes. Remote Raid Passes cannot be used to join these Raid Battles.
Bonus for completing four-star Raid Battles: Once you successfully complete a four-star Raid Battle against Wooper or Paldean Wooper, additional Wooper and Paldean Wooper will appear around the Gym that hosted the raid for 30 minutes. If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!
Wooper and Paldean Wooper that appear under these circumstances will have the same chance of appearing as a Shiny Pokémon as those that appear during November Community Day’s three-hour event period.
Field Research: November Community Day–themed Field Research will be available! Catch Wooper and Paldean Wooper to earn rewards such as additional encounters with Wooper or Paldean Wooper, Stardust, Ultra Balls, and more!
PokéStop Showcases: Be on the lookout for Showcases at different PokéStops during Wooper and Paldean Wooper Community Day!
Pokémon GO Web Store Community Day Bundle: An Ultra Community Day Bundle featuring 500 Poké Balls, one Poffin, and three Lucky Eggs will be available on the Pokémon GO Web Store during the event for $9.99.
For 1,350 Pokécoins, you will get 50 Ultra Balls, five Super Incubators, one Elite Charged TM, and five Lucky Eggs.
For 480 Pokécoins, you will get 30 Ultra Balls, one Incense, three Super Incubators, and one Lure Module.
Stickers: You’ll be able to get event-themed stickers by spinning PokéStops, opening Gifts, and purchasing them from the in-game shop.