by Alleef Ashaari in

To celebrate the upcoming release of Detective Pikachu on 9 May 2019, Pokémon Go players can take part in the special commemorative crossover event starting from today on 7 May until 17 May 2019. There’s a lot of content in store for fans.

Here’s what you can expect from the Pokémon Go Detective Pikachu crossover event:

  • Increased encounters with Pokémon seen in the movie such as Pikachu, Aipom, Snorlax, Cubone, and more.
  • The chance to get photobombed by Detective Pikachu himself who will appear in Pokémon Go‘s Snapshot mode
  • Special Raid Battles featuring Pokémon seen in the movie
  • Special Field Research events
  • Limited edition cosmetic items for players’ Avatars, including a detective hat with Pikachu ears
  • A higher chance of encountering a Shiny Aipom
  • Double XP for all Pokémon caught

In the meantime, check out the Pokémon Go Detective Pikachu crossover event trailer below.


Aspiring writer. Born in Amsterdam, raised in Malaysia. Comics are my passion. A gamer and science fiction enthusiast. PSN: AlleefAshaari
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