Niantic has launched a new referral program for Pokemon Go, hoping to lure extra gamers again to the augmented actuality recreation. Current gamers can share a referral code with a pal who has by no means performed Pokemon Go, or who hasn’t logged into their account in over 90 days, with each gamers receiving rewards within the course of.
The referral system is progress-based, which means the individual being referred again to the sport should full sure milestones to ensure that each gamers to proceed incomes rewards. Potential rewards embrace Pokémon encounters, Uncommon Sweet, Incubators, and extra.
Whereas Pokemon Go’s income is sort of wholesome, with 2020 seeing the game take in over $1 billion, participant numbers peaked in the first few months of the sport, and have fallen additional within the final 12 months or so in response to estimates.
With a purpose to use the referral program, present gamers can generate a referral code by tapping “Invite” on the Mates display screen. The brand new participant then inputs that code both throughout the sign-up course of or on their very own Mates display screen in the event that they have already got an inactive account.
Numerous different new occasions are taking place in April alongside the launch of the referral program. April will see a brand new spring-themed event, raids for Tornadus, Thundurus, And Landorus, and a brand new Community Day featuring Snivy. Take a look at everything coming to Pokemon Go in April here.