Pokemon GO recently rolled out their latest update which fixed various
Along with the Buddy System, a brand new Pokemon GO Easter Egg has been found. To earn this Easter Egg you must first capture a Pikachu. After that, select Pikachu to be your Buddy Pokemon and walk a total of 10km (the equivalent of the largest Egg). Once you’ve walked the full 10km, Pikachu will then hop up onto your shoulder.
This reminds us a lot of how Ash had to win Pikachu's trust in the original animated series. Especially considering how once Pikachu grew attached to Ash, he'd frequently perch on his shoulder as Ash explored alongside Brock and Misty. We feel this adorable little Easter Egg really compliments the overall idea of Pokemon GO's new Buddy System.
It’s not yet known if this animation applies to other Pokemon. From what we can infer, this Easter Egg looks like it's the second Pikachu-exclusive. The first Easter Egg that only applies to Pikachu can be found in the very beginning of the game. If you choose to walk away from the three
We’re wondering what other Easter Eggs there could be surrounding Pikachu. What do you think? Have you discovered any other cool Easter Eggs in Pokemon GO? Let us know in the comments below!
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