The Samsung Galaxy Store is announcing that Android players of Pokemon GO are invited to download the game from Samsung’s Galaxy Store to enjoy a bundle of promotional deals, not available anywhere else. The promotional deals begins on the evening of October 14, 2022, ahead of the Community Day on October 15, 2022, when a player downloads or reinstalls the Pokemon GO app from the Samsung Galaxy Store.

Pokemon Go October 2022 Community Day

The promotional deals from the Samsung Galaxy Store include:

  • $1 off coupon after the first in-app purchase
  • 10% off coupon after the second in-app purchase (the coupon can only be applied to items $1.99 and up)
  • 10% off coupon after the second in-app purchase (the coupon can only be applied to items $1.99 and up)

Pokemon GO Community Day happens once a month, and during that day, you can encounter a special Pokemon in the wild. During the event, there’s a chance to learn a previously unavailable move for that Pokemon and earn Community Day bonuses.

Litwick, the Candle Pokemon, will be featured during the October 2022 Community Day, which runs from 2:00-5:00 p.m. local time on October 15, 2022. If you evolve Lampent (Litwick’s evolution) during the event or up to five hours afterward, you can get a Chandelure that knows the Charged Attack Poltergeist.

Poltergeist has the following stats:

  • Trainer Battles: 140 power
  • Gyms and raids: 140 power

Community Day Special Research Story: Field Notes: Trick of the Light

  • For US$1 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency), you’ll be able to access the Litwick Community Day-exclusive Special Research Story, Field Notes: Trick of the Light.
  • Don’t forget: you’re now able to purchase and gift tickets to any of the friends that you’ve achieved a Friendship level of Great Friends or higher with. To gift a ticket, tap the Special Research ticket in the in-game shop.

Timed Research

  • To help you evolve your Lampent into Chandelure, you’ll be able to earn up to five Unova Stones by completing free Timed Research during Litwick Community Day

There are also several event bonuses that will be available during the October 2022 Community Day:

  • 3x XP for catching Pokemon
  • 2x Candy for catching Pokemon
  • 2x chance for Trainers level 31 and up to receive XL Candy for catching Pokemon
  • Incense activated during the event will last for three hours
  • Lure Modules activated during the event will last for three hours
  • One additional Special Trade can be made for a maximum of two for the day