Ed Sheeran's Pokemon Go concert is just right around the corner. He'll be bringing with him more than just one shades-wearing bespectacled Squirtle, but a whole lot of water-type Pokemon that has become enamored by his songs. In celebration of Ed Sheeran's new album, =, Ed Sheeran will be performing songs from his album on the Pokemon Go app. Here's everything you need to know about Ed Sheeran's Pokemon Go concert.
When is the Ed Sheeran Pokemon Go Concert?
The Ed Sheeran Pokemon Go concert will not have any specific time. Instead, it will be ongoing throughout a time period. This means you don't have to set any alarms or move your appointments just to watch Ed's concert in-game. Instead, you'll just have to remember to log in and watch him perform within the time period.
Ed Sheeran's Pokemon Go concert will be from November 22, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. PST until November 30, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. PST. That's more than a week's worth of concerts!
How to watch Ed Sheeran's = Concert in Pokemon Go?
Watching Ed Sheeran perform his songs from his new album = like “Perfect”, “Bad Habits”, “Overpass Graffiti”, “Thinking Out Loud”, “First Times”, and “Shivers” is very easy! All you have to do is to log in during the provided time period and click “News.” Once you're on the News tab, you'll be able to watch Ed Sheeran perform his hit songs, right from the Pokemon Go app! There is no price for admission, and you can watch his performance for how many times you'd like.
Increased frequency in water-type Pokemon in the wild
Thanks to Ed Sheeran's serenades, water-type Pokemon, Ed's favorite typing, will appear more frequently in the wild during the game's event dates. From November 22, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. PST until November 30, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. PST, expect more frequent appearances of water-type Pokemon Totodile, Mudkip, Piplup, and Oshawott. If you're lucky, you might even come across a Froakie, or a rare Squirtle wearing sunglasses! Shiny versions of these Pokemon may also appear in the wild, so keep your eyes peeled!
If you're not confident in spotting a Squirtle wearing sunglasses up to chance, then you can increase your opportunities through Field Research. The Squirtle wearing sunglasses may appear when you complete Field Research Tasks, so make sure to do them all!
How to get limited-edition Ed Sheeran = Sweatshirt in Pokemon Go
As a final bonus for Ed Sheeran fans in Pokemon Go, players can enter a redeem code between November 22, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. PST and November 30, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. PST to get a limited-edition Ed Sheeran = Pokemon Go concert sweatshirt! Simply enter the following code to get one:
Water-themed stickers will also be available to collect from Poke Stops, gifts, and from the in-game shop. Finally, a one-time free event Box will also be available, containing the following items: Lure Module, 20 Pokéballs, 10 Razz Berries, and 10 Pinap Berries.
Ready to catch your very own Squirtle wearing sunglasses? Then don't miss this amazing collaboration between Ed Sheeran and Niantic. Remember, you only have one full week for this event, so don't miss your chance!