Pokémon Go community days try to recapture the magic of the games launch
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In the spirit of Pokémon Gos early days, Niantic is encouraging players to come together with official monthly meetups in a new initiative its calling Pokémon Go Community Day. The first Community Day kicks off on January 20th, and will feature double XP for trainers and unique items as well as special pokémon with unique abilities for trainers to hunt down.
The event will last for three hours across the world at local parks; players in the US should expect the event to last from 11AM to 2PM PT. Were constantly blown away by the passion of Pokémon Go players around the world, and we hope that each Pokémon Go Community Day will help add to the excitement of local events and meetups, Niantic said. Remember always to be alert and…