Prepare to Get Larvesta from Eggs during the Scorching Steps Event in Pokémon GO

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Summer is almost here and trainers in Pokémon GO are invited to join the Scorching Steps event. It's happening on June 21 at 10:00 a.m. (local time) to June 25 at 8:00 p.m. (local time).

During the event, trainers lucky enough may get Larvesta from 2 km, 5 km, and 10 km Eggs. There's also the chance to hatch a Shiny Larvesta, which is a first in the game. Other Pokémon hatching from Eggs during the event are:

  • 2 km Eggs
    • Growlithe
    • Slugma
    • Houndour
    • Magby
  • 5 km Eggs
    • Hisuian Growlithe
    • Darumaka
    • Litwick
    • Litleo
  • 10 km Eggs
    • Turtonator
    • Charcadet

Event Bonuses

Some of you are probably wondering if there are any bonuses. Not to worry since we didn't forget. For this event, the bonuses are:

  • 2× Candy from hatching Eggs.
  • 1/2 Egg Hatch Distance when Eggs are placed into Incubators during the event.
  • 1/4 Egg Hatch Distance for first three Eggs hatched during the event using the Pokémon GO Egg hatching widget.
  • Increased chance to encounter and hatch Shiny Slugma and Shiny Litleo.

The Research

There's going to be event-themed Field Research tasks available and those who complete them get to encounter Slugma or Litleo. There's even a chance to encounter Turtonator

Available as well are event-themed Timed Research. Hatch Eggs to earn Stardust, XP, and encounters with event-themed Pokémon.

Community Day

While waiting for the Scorched Steps event, trainers can take part in the June 2024 Community Day. It's happening this Sunday, June 9, from 2:00 p.m. (local time0 to 5:00 p.m. (local time). The highlight the Community Day is Goomy, which is appearing more frequently. There's also a lot of bonuses to enjoy during this Community Day and these are:

  • 2× Candy for catching Pokémon.
  • 3× Stardust for catching Pokémon.
  • 2× chance for Trainers level 31 and up to receive Candy XL from catching Pokémon.
  • Lure Modules activated during the event lasts for three hours.
  • Incense (excluding Daily Adventure Incense) activated during the event lasts for three hours.
  • Take a few snapshots during Community Day for a surprise.
  • One additional Special Trade can be made for a maximum of three for the day.
  • Trades will require 50% less Stardust.

Read more about it here.

Pokémon GO is available to download free on mobile platforms through Google Play and the App Store.

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