How to Get Extra Candy During the Pokémon Go Halloween Event

How to Get Extra Candy During the Pokémon Go Halloween Event

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Niantic is gearing up for Halloween by offering some awesome treats! According to an official update from Pokémon Go, there will be plenty of tricks and tricks from the 26th until the 1st:

Halloween is here, and Pokémon GO has its own treats to give out! Starting October 26 and lasting through November 1, you can receive way more Candies than usual. Every Pokémon you catch will award six Candies—twice the normal amount. The Professor will give you two Candies instead of one for every Pokémon you transfer to him. And your Buddy Pokémon will award Candy four times faster than they usually do. Plus, you’ll get twice the Candy you’d normally get when you hatch Eggs. Walk and catch all the Pokémon you can to get your fill of Candy during this special event!

Some spooky Pokémon will also be much more common leading up to Halloween. Be on the lookout for more of the following Pokémon on your trick-or-treat route:

  • Zubat
  • Golbat
  • Gastly
  • Haunter
  • Gengar
  • Drowzee
  • Hypno

Don’t miss this fun chance to catch more Pokémon and collect more Candies in Pokémon GO leading up to a happy Halloween. For more Halloween fun, be sure to visit, where you can download Pokémon pumpkin stencils and share your festive photos using the hashtag #PokemonHalloween.

Have a happy Pokémon Halloween!

To sum up, you’ll get four candies every time you would usually get one candy by walking your buddy, you’ll get two candies for transferring Pokemon instead of one, and you’ll get twice the amount of candy for hatching eggs. This  going to be amazing!

Besides the fact that Zubats will be everywhere, this is some great news for Pokemon Go players! Extra candy and more ghost types everywhere–what more could you ask for? This is also incredible news for the grand scheme of Pokemon Go because it seems Niantic is starting to do real life events for Pokemon Go. This Halloween treat is a good sign of things to come!

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