What is the Pokemon Go August 2020 Community Day date and what will be the featured Pokemon? Niantic has announced August 8, 2020 will be August’s Community Day featuring Magikarp. With how the Coronavirus Crisis has changed the game from playing outside to playing at home, instead of a 3-hour Community Day, we now get a 6-hour Incense Community Day (where each Incense lasts 3 hours) featuring the Gen 1 Water-type Pokemon Magikarp!
Pokemon Go August 2020 Community Day Info
Saturday, August 8, 2020. From 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time.
In the northern and southern hemisphere, it will run from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time.
Magikarp. The Generation 1 Water-type Pokemon can be shiny hunted. Magikarp can be evolved into Gyarados with 400 candies. If you evolve it into Gyarados during the event or up to two hours afterwards, it will obtain an exclusive charge attack Aqua Tail. — It is likely chosen because Gyarados is one of the few Pokemon who can mega-evolve, a feature Niantic will add to Pokemon Go sometime in 2020.
Pokemon Go August 2020 Magikarp Community Day Cheat Sheet
Is there a Pokemon Go August 2020 Community Day cheat sheet?
Yes, all Pokemon Go August 2020 Community Day Magikarp shinies and features are listed in this handy cheat sheet.
Pokemon Go August 2020 Community Day Features
Here’s the official August Community Day featured Pokemon list:
- Magikarp will be appearing more frequently in the wild. If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny Magikarp.
- Evolve Magikarp during the event or up to two hours afterward to get a Gyarados that knows Aqua Tail.
- Take up to five snapshots during Community Day for five surprise Magikarp photobomb & in-game spawns!
- It takes quite a bit of Candy to evolve Magikarp into Gyarados! Complete event-exclusive Field Research tasks to earn additional Magikarp Candies.
- There’ll be a special one-time-purchase August Community Day Box, featuring 30 Ultra Balls, an Elite Charged TM, six Star Pieces, and an Incense!
- For US$1 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency), you’ll be able to access the Community Day–exclusive Special Research story Making a Splash! Follow Professor Willow as he learns about Magikarp and its epic Evolution journey!
- 3× Catch Stardust
- Incense activated during the event will last for three hours.
- Buddy Pokémon with a Buddy Level of Great Buddy or higher will bring you helpful items, such as Poké Balls, throughout the event. — Check out this help center article to learn how to become Great Buddies with your buddy.
Are you excited for the August 2020 Community Day?