Launched in July last year, Pokemon Go took the world by storm. The popular app was the talk of the town and was literally everywhere. Malls placed areas dedicated to the app and even hosted events. Local providers even tailored promos for it. One year removed and the hype has definitely gone down but the app is still alive and kicking. Just recently, they pushed through with some major updates introducing Raid Battles and redesigned gyms. Still, with 65 million monthly users, the developer has something special as Pokemon Go Celebrates its first Anniversary.
Pokemon Go Celebrates its first Anniversary with Ash’s Pikachu and more
The app is not just a treat for fans but also a revolutionary one. Ushering in augmented reality technology a vast audience the app was more than just a nostalgia trip. However, to celebrate their anniversary, the company behind it, Niantic, takes players back through memory lane. From now until July 24 1:00 P.M. PDT, users can capture Pikachus wearing Ash Ketchum’s hat from the original series. They left a wide enough time window so that users won’t miss this fun chance at a unique Pikachu. More than that, they also have a special limited-time only Anniversary Box. This special box will include Incubators, Max Revives, Ultra Balls, and Raid Passes discounted in the in-game shop. According to their blogpost, they have more in store for players including some fun events all across the globe.