Pokemon Trapinch – Featured for October 2019 Community Day (Details)

Niantic has announced the details about the upcoming Pokemon Go Community Day. The forthcoming October Community Day will feature Ant Pit Pokemon, Trapinch.

Trapinch is a ground type Pokemon from the Hoenn region. Pokemon Go October Community Day will go live on October 12 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in your local time zone.

During the October Community Day, Trapinch will appear more frequently in the wild. The upcoming Community Day is also bringing a range of bonuses to the game.


Pokemon Go Trapinch October Community Day bonuses have been detailed below.

  • 1) Lure modules will last for three hours
  • 2) 3x Catch XP

If you are lucky, you may encounter Shiny Trapinch. Hoenn region Trapinch evolves into Vibrava, and further Vibrava evolves into Flygon. During the Community Day event timings and up to an hour afterward, every Vibrava evolved into Flygon will learn a special move.

Speaking of shiny variants of Trapinch, they have a slightly different color. Shiny variants of Trapinch is turquoise-green in color.

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Generation 5 Release: Everything You Need to Know About New Unova Pokemon

On September 16, Generation 5 Pokemon made their entry to the game along with the third week of Ultra Bonus event. Niantic has revealed the list of Pokemon which will appear in the wild, eggs and raids and it has been detailed below.

Unova Pokemon in the wild

  • Snivy
  • Tepig
  • Oshawott
  • Pidove
  • Patrat
  • Lillipup
  • Purrloin
  • Blitzle

As revealed in an official Niantic blog post, you can also find some other Pokemon from the Unova region, but the above mentioned Pokemon are confirmed.

Unova Pokemon in eggs

Trainers will be able to hatch new Pokemon from eggs. Mentioned below is a list of confirmed Unova region Pokémon that can be hatched from 2km, 5km, 10km eggs:

2 km Eggs

  • Patrat
  • Lillipup
  • Purrloin
  • Pidove

5 km Eggs

  • Snivy
  • Tepig
  • Oshawott
  • Blitzle
  • Drilbur
  • Foongus

10 km Eggs

  • Ferroseed
  • Klink
  • Litwick
  • Golett
  • Deino

Gear Pokémon, Klink can also be found in Raid Battles.

Region-Exclusive Pokemon

Generation V Region exclusives are as follows:

  • Pansage: Asia-Pacific
  • Pansear: Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and India
  • Panpour: The Americas and Greenland
  • Heatmor: Western hemisphere
  • Durant: Eastern hemisphere

How to Obtain Unova Stone

Just like the Sinnoh Stone, the Unova Stone in the game will evolve some Spefic Pokemon from the Gen 5.

However, Unlike the Sinnoh stone, which can be obtained via Trainer Battles, the Unova Stone will be obtained randomly through the Research Breakthrough. To achieve a Research Breakthrough, trainers will need to complete a research tasks for seven days.

Pokemon Go Unova stone

These are the Pokémon that need the Unova Stone to evolve:

  • Pansage
  • Pansear
  • Panpour
  • Lampent
  • Munna
  • Minccino
  • Eelektrik