It’s Eevee Community Day, and that means there are dual twists for those shiny-obsessed endgame Pokémon GO trainers. For one thing, Community Day will final twice as prolonged this time, with a repeat opening in a same time window tomorrow, Aug 12. For another, there are now 5 shinies you’ll wish to be hunting: Vaporeon, Jolteon, Flareon, Umbreon and Espeon, all of that are incidentally motionless when your Eevee evolves. Randomly unless we use a trick, of course.
Trainers detected a Eevee expansion pretence shortly after a diversion went live approach behind in 2016, and were means to use it to spin out their Pokédexes with any of what were a creature’s 3 evolutions during a time. Since afterwards we’ve got dual more, though a pretence stays a same: if we name your Eevee after sold trainers from a Pokémon anime, we can establish that expansion you’ll get. Here are a names:
- Pyro: Flareon
- Sparky: Jolteon
- Rainer: Vaporeon
- Sakura: Espeon
- Tamao: Umbreon
Note: these fixing tricks are one shot only. So if you’ve already used one to get yourself an Eevee expansion for your Pokédex, we won’t be means to do it again. That doesn’t make them useless: If we know someone that hasn’t used a pretence nonetheless we can get them to do it, and afterwards trade from there.
There are dual surefire ways to get dual of these evolutions, however, and they’re not singular to one use. You have to name a Eevee we wish to develop as your friend and afterwards travel 10 km with it. After that, we can develop it–while still versed as your buddy–during a day to spin it into Espeon, or during night to spin it into Umbreon. You’ll still need to hurl a bones on a other three, though this will during slightest pledge we dual if we can get a claim shinies.
The aged fixing pretence won’t be of most use to players that have been around given a start, though anyone who’s assimilated adult some-more recently and hasn’t taken advantage nonetheless has a most improved shot during collecting all 5 shinies this weekend.
Everyone else should during slightest know about a walking pretence in sequence to make certain they get two.