The Pokemon Go Halloween Mischief event is back for its 2021 edition. This year’s event is split into two parts, and the first part has already started on October 15th. The first phase will run until October 22 and is themed around spooky companions. It introduces new psychic and poison-type Pokémon to the game, as well as Galarian Slowking. Shiny Spinarak will also appear. The second part – Halloween Mischief Part 2: Ghoulish Pals – will introduce Phantump, Trevenant, Pumpkaboo and Gourgeist to the game. Both events will have bonuses and will include fact-finding missions on Ghost-type Pokémon.
Niantic, the developer of Pokemon Go, announced in detail the next major Pokemon Go event and it launched on October 15th. Halloween Mischief Part 1: Creepy Companion introduces Galarian Slowking to the game. Players can earn it by collecting 30 Psychic-type Pokémon. Drowsy, Gastly, Gothita, Halloween Mischief Pikachu, Misdreavus, Shuppet, Spinarak, Stunky, Woobat, Yamask, and Zubat are the Pokémon players that players can encounter through wild encounters in Part 1. The three-star raid will feature Alolan Raichu, Banette, Halloween Mischief Drifblim, and Sableye. The Five Star Raid will see Giratina, while the Mega Raid will feature Mega Gengar. It will last until October 22.
Halloween Mischief Part 2: The Ghoulish Pals event will take place from Friday October 22 to Sunday October 31. Pokemon Go will see the introduction of Gourgeist, Phantump, Pumpkaboo, and Trevenant into the game during this phase. Players must collect all sizes of Pumpkaboo. Gastly, Halloween Pikachu, Halloween Piplup, Haunter, Litwick, Murkrow, Misdreavus, Pumpkaboo (in small, medium, large and supersize), Purrloin, Phantump, Shuppet and Yamask will be available to meet in the wild. The Three Star Raids will feature Alolan Marowak, Banette, Halloween Drifblim, and Lampent. The Five Star Raid will have Darkrai, while the Mega Raid will feature Mega Absol.