Pokemon Go will be overrun by Ditto for April Fools’ Day

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Ditto is disguised as various Pokemon during the April Fools’ Day event.


April is just around the corner and Pokemon Go is ringing in the month with an April Fools’ Day event. The one-day event will run tomorrow, April 1, from 12:00 PM to 11:59 PM local time, and features special Pokemon spawns, including the mischievous, shape-shifting Ditto.

During the event, Ekans, Gastly, Natu, Surskit, Finneon, Dwebble, and Swirlix will all appear in the wild more often than usual. Ditto will also appear disguised as the aforementioned Pokemon, so you won’t know if you’ve found one until you catch it.

In addition to the featured Pokemon spawns, there will be new Field and Special Research tasks during the event. Completing these will give you various rewards, including extra chances to catch Ditto. You can also get special Ditto stickers from PokeStops, gifts, and the in-game item shop.

Pokemon Go has plenty of other events planned for April, including a new Community Day classic and the debut of Tapu Bulu. You can catch up on everything that happens in-game next month in our Overview of Pokemon Go events in April

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