Only a few months again, Niantic added its first “Particular Analysis” to Pokémon GO. Kind of like an in-game quest, the analysis had gamers full a sequence of duties (typically over various days) to unlock an in any other case unobtainable Pokémon.
Now they’re again with one other one.
The corporate will likely be including a second Particular Analysis quest to the sport on August 20th. Whereas the final set unlocked Mew from the primary era of Pokémon video games, this one brings out Gen II’s Celebi.
This technically isn’t the primary time Celebi has appeared in GO — attendees of GO Fest again in July bought an early crack at a Particular Analysis quest particularly tailor-made to the occasion, with the ultimate reward being the chance to catch Celebi a strong month earlier than anybody else.
Although a bummer to anybody who couldn’t make it to Chicago, it was a becoming method to debut Celebi. Celebi has virtually all the time been an “occasion” Pokemon within the unique sequence, that means you needed to do one thing particular to come across one. Relying on the sport, generally that meant going to a bodily, real-world occasion; generally it simply meant having the correct pre-order disc.
Those that already did the GO Fest analysis will even be capable of do that public run of the Particular Analysis, incomes a bit extra sweet for the Celebi they’ve already caught.
And for those who haven’t completed the primary (Mew) Particular Analysis but? That’s okay — they’ll run in parallel.
These Particular Analysis quests are a intelligent manner for Niantic to maintain issues fascinating. It turns the method of catching one significantly worthwhile Pokémon from one thing which may take 10 seconds into one thing which may unfold into hours or days (relying on how intense you get about it). I simply want there have been extra of them, even when they had been just for massive lumps of XP. Although it’s sensible for Niantic to maintain them uncommon and particular, these multi-stage duties are a bit extra rewarding than the one-off fast duties you get anytime you spin a Pokéstop.