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Press Release

Daily Adventure Incense is coming to Pokémon GO!

Fans will be incense-d if they miss the Daily Adventure.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

July 26, 2022

We’re excited to announce that a new Incense is coming to Pokémon GO—Daily Adventure Incense! Activate Daily Adventure Incense and begin to explore, and you may encounter Pokémon not frequently seen in the wild!

Also, Trainers around the world will be able to enjoy Daily Adventure Incense, even if they live in rural areas!

Daily Adventure Incense will continue rolling out to players over the next week. We can’t wait to see what Trainers all around the world will discover during their Daily Adventure Incense expeditions!

What is Daily Adventure Incense?

  • You will only receive one Daily Adventure Incense per day and can only hold one at a time.
  • Daily Adventure Incense lasts for 15 minutes once activated. While exploring during this time, you may encounter Pokémon not frequently seen in the wild.

Additional details

You will not be able to use another Incense while Daily Adventure Incense is active. The reverse is also true: if you activate another Incense, you will not be able to activate Daily Adventure Incense at the same time. In order to begin using Daily Adventure Incense, you will first need to complete the associated Special Research. This Special Research will teach you how to use Daily Adventure Incense and will also reward XP!

How to activate Daily Adventure Incense.

Daily Adventure Incense can be activated in the same way you would any other Incense.
First, locate Daily Adventure Incense in your Item Bag or tap the icon in the upper right of the in-game map.* From there, swipe on Daily Adventure Incense to use it. A blue fog will surround your avatar while Daily Adventure Incense is active.

After use, Daily Adventure Incense will be removed from your Item Bag until the next day.
*Daily Adventure Incense is not included in the total number of items you can keep in your Item Bag.
How to catch Pokémon when Daily Adventure Incense is active

While Daily Adventure Incense is active, wild Pokémon will be attracted to your location so long as you are moving!

Compare and share your adventure

If you catch any Pokémon during the 15 minutes that Daily Adventure Incense is active, you will be presented with a recap showing all the Pokémon you caught. You can easily share this recap on social media!
Daily Adventure Incense and daily Poké Balls

We want to ensure all Trainers enjoy this new Incense—even those running low on Poké Balls!
  • If you have fewer than or exactly 30 total Poké Balls, Great Balls, and Ultra Balls, you will receive 30 Poké Balls when you activate Daily Adventure Incense.
  • If you have more than 30 total Poké Balls, Great Balls, and Ultra Balls, you will not receive any additional Poké Balls.

For additional details about Daily Adventure Incense, read our FAQ.

We can’t wait for you to explore the world around you in exciting new ways with Daily Adventure Incense! Who knows what Pokémon you’ll encounter!

Please be aware of your surroundings and follow guidelines from local health authorities when playing Pokémon GO. Upcoming events are subject to change. Be sure to follow us on social media, opt in to receiving push notifications, and subscribe to our emails to stay updated.

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