Torchic Community Day is Coming May 19, 2019!

Torchic Community Day May

Trainers, Niantic has just announced that Torchic will be the featured Pokémon for May’s Community Day scheduled globally on May 19, 2019, from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (local time). Torchic will appear more frequently in the wild and if you are lucky you may encounter its Shiny form.

Torchic Community Day Event Details

Event Torchic Community Day
Date & Time Globally May 19, 2019, from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (local time)
Features
  • Torchic will appear more frequently in the wild.
  • Lure Modules will last three hours for the duration of the event.
  • You may encounter a Shiny Torchic if you’re lucky!
  • Evolve Combusken during the event or up to one hour afterward to obtain Blaziken that know a special move!
Bonuses 3× Catch Stardust

Torchic Community Day Infographic

Shiny Torchic Family

Here are Torchic, Combusken, and Blaziken’s normal and shiny sprites for comparison.

Normal Shiny
Torchic Community Day: Normal Torchic Torchic Community Day: Shiny Torchic

As with previous Community Day Announcements, the exclusive move was not confirmed, but we expect it to fall in line with the previous Fire-type starters, Charizard and Typhlosion, and receive Blast Burn. Stay tuned to Go Hub as we will inform you as soon as confirmation of the exclusive move is made public.