Community days, bonus events, special raid battles and the new PvP mode are all features that have kept Pokemon Go players busy over the last month. Now, there are bonus rewards for Pokemon Go Adventure Sync!
The event has been dubbed the Adventure Sync Hatchathon! Various bonuses will be awarded every time you hatch an egg.
Furthermore, the chances of receiving a 5km or 10km egg from gyms and Pokestops are increased during the event.
Specifically, the bonuses for the Hatchathon event are as follows:
The percentage increase of receiving the more coveted eggs isn't stated.
However, you can increase your bonuses by playing with Adventure Sync activated! Those steps all add up!
The Pokemon Go Adventure Sync Hatchathon event has already started! It started on January 2, 1pm PST and will end January 15, 1pm PST. That's 9pm GMT, 4pm ET and 6am JST.
The news of the special event was announced out of the blue by the official Pokemon Go Twitter account.
Get up, get egg-cited, and let’s GO hatch some Eggs, Trainers! Our first Pokémon GO Hatchathon of 2019 starts now! Enjoy double Hatch Candy, double Hatch Stardust, and a higher chance of receiving 5 km and 10 km Eggs! https://t.co/oFScyYoAaf pic.twitter.com/GnO5tZNc60— Pokémon GO is ready to #GOBattle❗ (@PokemonGoApp) January 2, 2019
A frequent issue for Pokemon Go players is Adventure Sync not counting steps. Firstly, make sure your Adventure Sync is set up and is more importantly turned on!
The good news is most problems with Adventure Sync can be sovled with a simple fix. Our Pokemon Go Adventure Sync article lists a few of the more common resolutions to these problems.
The Hatchathon special event is the perfect excuse to play some Pokemon Go whilst keeping fit. Keeping your New Year's resolution and receiving bonuses in Pokemon Go for it sounds like a great combination!
Judging by the increase in size and frequency of events in the latter stages of 2018, it looks like Niantic are intending to keep Pokemon Go players busy in 2019.
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In addition to the recently announced Hatchathon bonus, the Pokemon Go Community Day for January is just over a week away! Generation two starter Pokemon, Totodile is the centre piece of the event.