Pokémon GO is partnering with artist and global superstar Ed Sheeran starting later this month.
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The event will begin on Monday, November 22, 2021, at 11 a.m. PT, and will last through the week until November 30, 2021, at 1 p.m. PT. In that timeframe, a special Ed Sheeran performance will be available in the game, which will feature songs from Sheeran’s new album =, as well as some of his biggest hits.
The full tracklist for songs appearing in Pokémon GO include:
- “Bad Habits”
- “Overpass Graffiti”
- “Thinking Out Loud”
- “First Times”
Alongside the special performance, a new event will also kick off on November 22, with the focus on water-type Pokémon thanks to Sheeran’s love of them. A new event bonus will be available to players who take a snapshot every day of the event along with Sheeran’s song Overpass Graffiti will be playing every night in Pokémon GO during the event.
Certain Water-type Pokémon — including Squirtle wearing sunglasses and Froakie — will also appear more frequently during the event. Finally, new avatar items, stickers, and bundles will be available, including special sweatshirts sporting the album artwork for Sheeran’s = that is redeemable via a code posted on Pokémon GO’s website.
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Pokémon GO is available now on iOS and Android devices.