Sableye, Banette and more Gen III Pokémon are coming to Pokémon GO later this month

Posted: 20 October 2017 6:16 am News

pokemon-go-halloween-official

Pokémon from the Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire games will start rolling out as part of the game's Halloween celebrations.

As leaked earlier this month, Generation III Pokémon are on their way to Pokémon GO, and developer Niantic has today revealed when avid Trainers can expect to see the new creatures cropping up on the streets.

As part of Pokémon GO's Halloween celebrations, Sableye, Banette and other Ghost-type Pokémon from the Pokémon Ruby and Pokémon Sapphire games will start to appear from tomorrow, Saturday 21 October. They'll be joined by Gastly, Cubone, Drowzee and other returning creatures from previous Halloween events.

Halloween won't mark the end of the Gen III rollout, either. From December onwards, more creatures from Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire will join the game with the rollout continuing into next year.

Along with the Gen III Pokémon, Pokémon GO's Halloween celebrations will see a special witch-hat-wearing Pikachu make a cameo. Any Pokémon you catch, hatch or transfer between 21 October and 3 November will score you double the Candy reward, too.

Pokémon GO Hub

Everything you need to know about Pokémon GO, from tips and tricks to the best hunting locations.

Check out the hub


Latest gaming headlines

Latest gaming deals on Finder

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on finder.com.au:

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • finder.com.au is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Finder only provides general advice and factual information, so consider your own circumstances, or seek advice before you decide to act on our content. By submitting a question, you're accepting our Terms of Use, Disclaimer & Privacy Policy and Privacy & Cookies Policy.
Ask a question
Go to site