After five years, two months, with little surprise, Pokémon Go Developer Niantic has finally brought Kecleon to the catch-’em-all mobile game. Kecleon is available for login Pokémon Go after the close of Saturday’s Chespin Community Day, which runs from two to five in the evening local time.
Gamers in countries like New Zealand and Australia, where Chespin Community Day has already come and gone, reported that they were able to catch Kecleon after the event. Kecleon seems to be too small for it Pokémon Goonly appear at certain PokéStops.
The arrival of Kecleon is a big deal for Pokémon Go completionists, who have not been able to complete their Hoenn Pokédex to date. Kecleon has been a unique catch, even from Pokémon Go principle. Pokémon from the Hoenn region – introduced Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire – added to the mobile game starting in October 2017. Since then, 134 Pokémon from Hoenn have been released. Pokémon Go, with players waiting 1,908 days for the 135th to complete their local Pokédex. Players will no longer see the giant, flashing “352” in their Pokédex.
Pokémon Go Players have been bashing Niantic about Kecleon, aka the Color Swap Pokémon, for years. The developer has responded to questions about the absence of Kecleon by saying that it is waiting for the right time and its proper implementation to bring a normal type Pokémon. Go. Just last year, live game director Michael Steranka told USA Today, “In the game series Kecleon has a unique ability. There are some Pokémon we want to make sure we want to do well. Before we introduce Kecleon to the world, we want to make sure that the way we introduce him is unique. “
So, how did Niantic handle Kecleon’s debut Pokémon Go… special?
How to get Kecleon in Pokémon Go
When Chespin Community Day wraps up, players will find Kecleon at PokéStops, seemingly at random. Players have to turn on the PokéStop to see if Kecleon is there; The Pokémon is invisible, but its signature red markings are unmistakable. When players attempt to spin a PokéStop disc with a Kecleon on it, they will receive the message, “There is an invisible obstacle in your way. It prevents you from collecting…” Kecleon will disappear from the PokéStop disc and appear on the game’s world map. Kecleon can be held like others Pokémon Go to meet
Now that we can (and know how to) capture Kecleon, the next obvious question is… what took so long? That’s something Niantic hasn’t talked about yet, but Kecleon’s release has been long overdue Pokémon Go Arrived at a strange time. Kecleon canceled the Hoenn Throwback Challenge in 2020 and the Hoenn Celebration event in 2021, and some players are hoping that the Pokémon will appear in the Pokémon Go Tour Hoenn. Deputy month in Las Vegas. But ticket holders and attendees for the event can get another coveted purchase, Shiny Kecleon, whose presence has yet to be confirmed. Pokémon Go.