Up for a challenge?
It’s already been a big news day for Pokémon GO, but Niantic still has more to share. Their latest breakdown gives us details on the Global Challenge and Ultra Unlock for Pokémon GO Fest: Seattle
While those attending Pokémon GO Fest are exploring Seattle and taking on the event’s challenges, Trainers all around the globe will be tasked with completing a Global Challenge. If successful, all Trainers will get to enjoy upgraded bonuses during the upcoming Hisuian Discoveries event happening from Wednesday, July 27, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time. Plus, there will also be a special Raid Day on Sunday, July 31, 2022.
A special Global Challenge will kick off alongside Pokémon GO Fest: Seattle on Friday, July 22, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. PDT (GMT –7). You can participate from anywhere! Join forces with Trainers around the world to battle in raids to unlock the following.
- 2× XP for completing raids during the remainder of the Global Challenge period, ending on Sunday, July 24, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. PDT (GMT –7).
- Ultra Unlock: Hisuian Discoveries from Wednesday, July 27, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time.
- Ultra Unlock: Hisuian Discoveries Raid Day on Sunday, July 31, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. local time.
There’s also a Collection Challenge starting Friday, July 22, 2022, at 8:00 a.m., and ending Sunday, July 24, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time A selection of Pokémon appearing at Pokémon GO Fest: Seattle will appear in the wild for Trainers around the world. Keep an eye out for Slowpoke, Krabby, Staryu, Qwilfish, Mantine, and Clamperl during the event. Catch them to complete this Collection Challenge!