Incense Day: Capture Shiny Ferroseed in Pokémon GO

Incense Day: Capture Shiny Ferroseed in Pokémon GO

21. May 2024 by Valentin Pasetti

Catch Shiny Ferroseed in the upcoming Pokémon GO Incense Day event. Here’s everything you need to know about the date, bonuses, and more.

What is Incense Day: Ferroseed in Pokémon GO?

May is bringing an exciting event for Pokémon GO players. Niantic has officially announced details for the Incense Day: Ferroseed event. This event allows players to use their incense to attract Ferroseed, the spiky Pokémon. The highlight? There will be increased chances to encounter its shiny form! Here’s all the essential information.

The Incense Day: Ferroseed event is scheduled to begin on Sunday, May 26, 2024, at 11:00 AM local time and will end on the same day at 5:00 PM local time. As highlighted, Ferroseed will be the star, appearing more frequently when incense is active. Additionally, players will have a higher chance of encountering it in its shiny form.


Event Bonuses

  • Increased chance to encounter Shiny Ferroseed.
  • Daily Adventure Incense duration doubled during the event.

Incense Encounters: Grass-type Pokémon

From 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, and 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM, the following Grass-type Pokémon will appear more frequently with incense (the * indicates shiny potential):

  • Hisui Voltorb*
  • Tangela*
  • Hoppip*
  • Petilil*
  • Phantump*
  • Morelull*

Incense Encounters: Steel-type Pokémon

From 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, and 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM, the following Steel-type Pokémon will appear more frequently with incense (the * indicates shiny potential):

  • Galarian Meowth*
  • Magnemite*
  • Aron*
  • Beldum*
  • Shieldon*
  • Togedemaru


Special Event Bundle

Players can also purchase a special event bundle in the shop. This bundle includes 1 incense for the cost of 1 PokéCoin.

Special Research Tasks

There will be special research tasks available during the event. Players who catch Grass-type and Steel-type Pokémon can earn rewards such as Stardust, Pinap Berries, Ultra Balls, and Great Balls.

How to Maximize Your Event Experience

  1. Activate Incense Regularly: Use incense throughout the event to maximize encounters with Shiny Ferroseed and other rare Pokémon.
  2. Complete Special Research: Engage in special research tasks to earn valuable rewards and enhance your overall event experience.
  3. Plan Your Playtime: Schedule your gameplay during the specific hours when Grass-type and Steel-type Pokémon are more likely to appear.

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The Incense Day: Ferroseed in Pokémon GO promises an exciting opportunity for trainers to catch Shiny Ferroseed and other rare Pokémon. Make sure to stock up on incense and take advantage of the extended duration to maximize your chances. Happy hunting!