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What is a Lucky Pokemon in Pokemon GO?

Lucky Pokemon in Pokemon GO
Lucky Pokemon in Pokemon GO / Photo courtesy by Niantic, Inc.

What is a Lucky Pokémon in Pokémon GO? Well, they're one of the greatest achievements a player can reach on the mobile game. Lucky Pokémon is one of the rarest events that can happen to a player by either capturing or trading a Pokémon with another player. These Pokémon, although original in form have a distinct feature to them.

Obtaining a lucky Pokémon costs less Stardust by 50% to power up, this boosts players to have stronger combat power Pokémon to face opponents or help their teams in a gym battle raid. It also helps returning players catch up after being gone from the mobile game.

What is a Lucky Pokemon in Pokemon GO
Lucky Pokemon in Pokemon Go / Photo courtesy by Niantic, Inc.

What is a Lucky Pokemon in Pokemon GO?

These lucky Pokémon are rare to come across because players do not know the exact odds for these types, the way to obtain one is doing the following ways, walk your Pokémon eggs and hatch a lucky one; do no worry about skipping the animation as it does not reduce your chance of skipping a lucky type. Another option is trading Pokémon with a friend, the older the capture was the higher the chances both players can get a lucky type of Pokémon.

These lucky types of Pokémon can increase your changes progressing in-game and saving resources when needed out in the field.