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Pokémon GO Announces Slowpoke Community Day for March 2023
It will feature both the Kanto form and Alolan form of Slowpoke. Slowpoke Community Day graphic in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic Here are the full details for the Pokémon GO Community Day for March 2023, which will feature Slowpoke: Date and time: Saturday, March 18, 2023, from 2:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m local time. Featured Pokémon: Both Slowpoke and Galarian[...]
Pokémon TCG Japan: Scarlet & Violet ex Preview: Slowpoke Art Rare
Slowpoke is one of the first-ever Art Rares revealed of the Scarlet & Violet era, and man, does it make me glad that this card type, which many thought would be exclusive to Crown Zenith, is continuing on into this new era Does it add to the chase cards we completionist collectors have to get? Sure[...]
Dragon Ball Super Card Game: Colossal Warfare Checklist
Tonight is Slowpoke Spotlight Hour in Pokémon GO This comes on the tail of the A Very Slow Discovery event, which heavily featured Slowpoke This makes tonight's Spotlight Hour seem much like a second chance for those who missed their shot at a Shiny Slowpoke during the event before the Solstice Event starts later this week[...]
TCG Spotlight: Some of the Best Slowpoke Pokémon Cards
In honor of the current A Very Slow Discovery event in Pokémon GO, let's take a look back at some of the most iconic Slowpoke cards from the Pokémon TCG We'd love to hear from you, so chime in with your top Slowpoke picks in the comments below. Fossil Slowpoke Credit: Pokémon TCG Slowpoke's first card is[...]
Pokémon TCG Reveals Additional 25th Anniversary Products
Pokémon GO kicked off the Season of Discovery with a Slowpoke-themed event Did the A Very Slow Discovery event continue the massive hype generated by May 2021's Luminous Legends X & Y events? Galarian Slowpoke in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic What worked in this Pokémon GO event Galarian Slowpoke: This was a nice, solid focus for the first event[...]
How to Evolve Galarian Slowpoke in Pokémon GO: Player Guide
Galarian Slowpoke has been released in raids in Pokémon GO Like many recent releases, this species will take more effort than earning Candy to evolve it Here is what you must do in order to evolve your Galarian Slowpoke of choice into its first available evolution: Galarian Slowbro. Galarian Slowpoke in Pokémon GO[...]
Galarian Slowpoke & Slowbro Are Live in Pokémon GO
Let's take a look at what's available, what can be Shiny, and what's worth raiding. Slowpoke in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic The full A Very Slow Discovery raid rotation in Pokémon GO includes: Tier One Alolan Grimer – Shiny available, standard unboosted rate Galarian Slowpoke Shellder – Shiny available, standard unboosted rate Shinx – Shiny available, permaboost rate Timburr – Shiny available, permaboost[...]
Galarian Slowpoke & Slowbro Are Live in Pokémon GO
Let's get into the details. Galarian Slowpoke in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic Galarian Slowpoke: This new, region-specific variant of Slowpoke was first introduced in Sword & Sheild It arrives today in Pokémon GO and can be encountered in Tier One raids The difference between the original Kanto Slowpoke and Galarian Slowpoke is a bit more subtle than previous Galarian[...]
Complete A Slow Discovery Collection Challenge in Pokémon GO
Today at 10 AM local time, the Slowpoke-themed A Very Slow Discovery event will begin in Pokémon GO As the first event of the new Season of Discovery, it brings Galarain Slowpoke, Galarian Slowbro, Mega Slowbro, and Shiny-capable wild Slowbro encounters to Pokémon GO. This event will not come with Timed Research, but it will indeed include a[...]
Pokémon GO Event Review: Gible Community Day
Let's see what this Slowpoke-themed event has to offer. Galarian Slowpoke in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic The full details from the A Slow Discovery event were posted to the Pokémon GO blog: Date + Time: Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at 10:00 a.m to Sunday, June 13, 2021, at 8:00 p.m local time Features: Galarian Slowpoke will be making its Pokémon[...]
Pokémon GO Announces Full Details for A Very Slow Discovery Event
Pokémon GO is kicking off the new Season of Discovery with what they call a "slow start," but is that just a pun or will this really be a low-key event? Next Tuesday, June 8th marks to launch of the A Very Slow Discovery event, which will focus on Slowpoke… but not only the Slowpoke[...]
Looking Back at the Cards of Pokémon TCG: Sun & Moon Part 12
June 2021 is starting off slow in Pokémon GO with a week of no events, and then getting much slower next week with some top-tier Slowpoke content We have a major new release coming up as well as a Mega Raid debut Let's get into it. Galarian Slowpoke in Pokémon GO[...]
Pokémon GO New Year’s 2021 Celebration Event Review
Slowpoke showed up a year late to the party, wearing 2020 glasses Then, when evolved into Slowbro, its glasses become 2021 That kind of touch added a cute and funny story element to the event, which isn't something we've seen Niantic do very often The more narrative we can get in events, the better. The Length:[...]
Pokémon GO Announces the Last Date to Claim Shiny Celebi Research
Credit: Niantic The full New Year's Event raid rotation in Pokémon GO includes: Tier One 2020 Glasses Slowpoke – Shiny capable, very likely to be the standard wild spawn odds of what is now understood to be about one in 500 encounters Espurr Klink – Shiny capable, boosted odds Party Hat Wobbuffet – Shiny capable, 2021 odds are unknown but it was[...]
The New Year’s Event Begins Tonight in Pokémon GO
Credit: Niantic The New Year's 2021 event in Pokémon GO will feature the following Costumed Pokémon: Slowpoke, slow on the come up as ever, will be wearing 2020 glasses It can be evolved into a Slowbro wearing 2021 glasses and will likely, as seen in a datamine, be available in its Shiny form[...]
Top Choices for GO Battle League Season 5 Kanto Cup in Pokémon GO
In honor of today's Shiny release of Slowpoke, let's take a deep dive into this Dopey Pokémon's lore. Slowpoke official artwork Credit: The Pokémon Company International Dex entry number 079, Slowpoke is a dual Water/Psychic-type species from the Kanto Region, introduced into the world of Pokémon with Generation One[...]
Shiny Slowpoke Has Been Released in Pokémon GO
Today, the Slowpoke family joins the ranks of fellow Kanto sparkly bois in Niantic's hit mobile game Here's how you can encounter Shiny Slowpoke in Pokémon GO (there's more than one way!) and how to evolve it into the O.G Slowbro or the regal, Generation Two split evolution of Slowking. Shiny Slowpoke family in Pokémon GO[...]
New Pokémon GO Event Brings Shiny Slowpoke & Return of Shiny Meltan
Get ready for the return of Shiny Meltan (which we knew about), the unveiling of Shiny Slowpoke (a nice surprise), and another shot at Gible Let's take a look at this brand new event and break down the details. Shiny Meltan in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic This morning, Niantic took to their blog to announce the next Pokémon[...]