Pokemon Go is celebrating the Chinese Lunar Year with an in-game event. Happy Year of the Pig! The Pokemon Go Lunar event will highlight 12 Pokemon.
The event will begin from February 4 at 1 p.m. PST and will stay live until Feb.13, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. PST (GMT -8).
The list of 12 Pokemon featuring in this event includes Rattata, Ekans, Mankey, Ponyta, Electabuzz, Dratini, Mareep, Miltank, Torchic, Poochyena, Spoink, and Buneary. All these Pokemon will appear more frequently in the wild.
You will also receive certain bonuses during the Pokemon Go Lunar New Year Event.
1) 2x Catch XP
2) 2x XP when evolving Pokemon
3) When you trade a Pokemon, there a higher chance it will become a Lucky Pokemon!