Comments for this article are now closed. It's funny to remember the early days of Pokémon GO, when this was just about as barebones an experience as you could imagine. FeatureI played Amazon's MMO New World yesterday and was pleasantly surprised, FeatureFinal Fantasy 14's big 5.3 patch opens up the path to new players. It can also cause some Pokémon to evolve.

The Glacial Lure Module is a PokéStop module used to attract wild Pokémon to the PokéStop's location for 30 minutes, especially Water- and Ice-types. Glacial Lure Module - A frosty Lure Module that attracts Water and Ice Pokémon for 30 minutes. Chris Tapsell is Eurogamer's Staff Writer, its newest Chris, and a keen explorer of the dark arts of gaming, from League of Legends to the murky world of competitive Pokémon. Please read the. THe difference is that a glacial lure only attracts certain species of Ice and Water-type Pokémon. Never miss a thing. To use a regular Lure, simply tap on a PokéStop and then tap on the little white space above the disc in the close-up screen, and you'll be able to add a Lure from your inventory there.

If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Mossy Lure Module: A natural Lure Module that attracts Pokemon for 30 minutes- especially ones that love mossy scents. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own.

We've now got new lure module types, and they're essential to filling out your Gen-4 Pokédex. Note that it doesn't have to be your glacial lure: any lure will do. You'll also earn them as rewards from other means occasionally, like levelling up, in a similar way to things like Incubators or Lucky Eggs, but don't exact that to happen often. I cover social games, video games, technology and that whole gray area that happens when technology and consumers collide. You can notice a stop with a glacial lure by the snowflakes by it, and you can expect to see more of these Pokémon in the area: So if you're missing any of these from your Pokédex, a glacial lure might help you to round things out: note that as of right now, the only way to get one of these is to buy it with Pokécoins, so it will cost you a bit, though you can earn that number of coins relatively easily from holding gyms. EY & Citi On The Importance Of Resilience And Innovation, Impact 50: Investors Seeking Profit — And Pushing For Change, There's also a naming trick for getting at least one Glaceon. 2) Exclusive Pokémon can spawn at Lures. ", Guild Wars 2's move to Steam has been indefinitely delayed, "Our number one priority right now is crafting Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons with the high quality you expect and deserve. The effect can be utilized by all players, and any player viewing the PokéStop can see the username of whoever placed the Lure Module. The only guaranteed way to get a Glacial Lure, Mossy Lure and Magnetic Lure is from purchasing them in the in-game shop for 200 Coins each. A frosty Lure Module that attracts more Pokémon than usual for 30 minutes.

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More details on that in the guide linked there). If you want to turn your Eevee into a Glaceon, just walk into the scanning radius of a Pokéstop with a glacial lure on it, and you'll see a special evolve option so long as you have 25 candies. One of the items that's received a recent overhaul is the humble Lure Module, one of the game's only microtransactions at launch and arguably its only actual social mechanic until raids showed up. A Glacial Lure works on the same basic principle as a normal lure. Glacial Lure Module A frosty Lure Module that attracts Pokémon for 30 minutes-especially ones that love the cold. Castle Nathria raid and Season 1 due in December. Pokémon-like MMO Temtem is coming to PlayStation 5 in December. And that's the basic rundown on the glacial lure in Pokémon GO I don't see many of them around these days, but if you're looking to fill out your Pokédex you might find them handy. To date, there is only one Pokémon that debuted exclusively with a Lure enabled - Gen 5's Cryogonal, available during December 2019's holiday event using a Glacial Lure - but note that has been reported to no longer appear in lures and can spawn in (rare) snowy weather. The glacial lure is also somewhat required for evolving one particular Pokémon: Glaceon. It can also cause some Pokemon to evolve. During the 2019 winter weekend event, Glacial Lure Modules also increased the spawns of Lapras, Delibird, Cubchoo, and Cryogonal. It can also cause Evolution.

FeatureGames of the Decade: Destiny was at its best when we cheesed it. We've now got new lure module types, and they're essential to filling out your Gen-4 Pokédex. A frosty Lure Module that attracts more Pokémon than usual for 30 minutes. There were no buddies, no raids, no social mechanics, no trading and only a handful of items. No part of this site or its content may be reproduced without the permission of the copyright holder. Like the Lure Module, its effect is similar to that of the Incense, but is fixed to a PokéStop rather than to the player.

Seven Strikes, 11 Crucible maps, and more. In the future, a Glacial Lure Module can also be obtained by completing certain Special Research tasks. You may opt-out by. I cover social games, video games, I'm a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The Atlantic, The New York Times, The New Republic, IGN.com, Wired and more. Google, © 2020 Forbes Media LLC. SPECIES AVAILABLE FROM SPECIAL LURE MODULES, https://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/w/index.php?title=Glacial_Lure_Module&oldid=3259108.

Only one Lure Module can be active at a PokéStop at once, and another Lure Module cannot be placed until the previous one expires.

These lures have also appeared as a one-time reward for certain questlines in the past, too, so it's worth keeping an eye out for when they appear. The above methods are similar to those in the main games - requiring proximity to magnetic fields, for example, to evolve certain creatures. So read on for how Glacial Lures work and how you can use them to evolve … All Rights Reserved, This is a BETA experience. It can also cause Evolution. 2020 has seen several new features in Pokémon Go - Mega Evolutions, the A Mega Discovery Special Research, the arrival of Rocket Balloons, the Go Battle League, Remote Raids and the trade evolution feature. I'm a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The Atlantic, The New York Times, The New Republic, IGN.com, Wired and more. How to get Glacial Lure, Mossy Lure and Magnetic Lures, Pokémon Go lures explained: how do standard Lure Modules work, Magnetic Lure evolutions: Magnezone (from Magneton) and Probopass (from Nosepass). Glacial Lure, Mossy Lure and Magnetic Lure explained - how do we think the new Lure Modules will work? This latest lure trio will enable you to evolve the following critters: Eevee - evolves into Leafeon with a Mossy Lure, evolves into Glaceon from a Glacial Lure; Magneton - evolves into Magnezone with a Magnetic Lure; Nosepass - evolves into Probopass with a Magnetic Lure When in use, you can go to the respective pre-evolution and evolve it into the following: Note - both Leafeon and Glaceon can also use Eevee evolution names if you prefer (although remember you can only do this once per name! 3) Each Lure can also offer special evolutions, some of which are exclusive. Like the Lure Module, its effect is similar to that of the Incense, but is fixed to a PokéStop rather than to the player. From Bulbapedia, the community-driven Pokémon encyclopedia. Shadowlands' pre-sales are the highest of any other World of Warcraft expansion yet, "Pre-sales of Shadowlands are the highest we've seen at this stage ahead of any release. PokéStops that have an active Glacial Lure Module placed will have white snowflakes falling around them. All Rights Reserved. As an early access "console debut" exclusive. It's worth noting Lures will appear in-game for all local players - so as long as another player has used one, you can reap the benefits. Only one Lure Module can be active at a PokéStop at once, and another Lure Module cannot be placed until the previous one expires. Standard Lure Modules in Pokémon Go are pretty simple: they're items earned in a couple of ways in-game that can be placed on PokéStops to increase the amount of wild Pokémon that spawn nearby, for a short period of time. So read on for how Glacial Lures work and how you can use them to evolve Eevee into Glaceon in Pokémon GO. Harness the power of special new lures, and meet more Pokémon! Red Dead Online finally gets its Halloween Pass, FeatureLevelling in World of Warcraft is about to undergo its biggest change in a decade - maybe ever, Bungie details the very many things being vaulted in Destiny 2 this November. Naoki Yoshida on crossovers, killing old content and going beyond 20 million players. We explain how to get Glacial Lure, Mossy Lure and Magnetic Lures and how the new Pokémon Go lure Modules work - and most importantly, the new creatures you'll get from doing so. The other good thing about lures is that some Pokemon will require them to evolve.

This page was last edited on 14 October 2020, at 01:53. How the various Lure Modules work in Pokémon Go. Three types of elemental Lure Module are available in the game: 1) Once used at a PokéStop, Pokémon of that type are more likely to spawn around that location. It can also cause some Pokemon to evolve. If standing within range of a PokéStop with a Glacial Lure Module active, a player may evolve an Eevee into Glaceon for 25, overriding any criteria to evolve into Espeon or Umbreon. They usually last for 30 minutes, although during special events like Community Day they're usually boosted to a few hours to help you out! If standing within range of a PokéStop with a Glacial Lure Module active, a player may evolve an Eevee into Glaceon for 25, overriding any criteria to … Thanks for taking part! Pokémon Go Lures have been in the game since launch, but a new trio of Lure Modules - the Glacial Lure, Mossy Lure and Magnetic Lure - give you different creatures to catch. Now, three years in we've got quite a bit more to work with, and things seem to get more complicated every day. You put it into a Pokéstop and it attracts Pokémon to that stop for anyone that happens to be in the area. The Glacial Lure Module can be purchased in the Shop for 200 each. Pokemon Go also sees regular events - including weekly Spotlight Hour, monthly Field Research rewards and Pokémon Go Community Day. They're primarily acquired through the in-game shop, either as individual purchases or as part of the various 'box' bundles that are frequently rotated through the store. The Glacial Lure Module (Japanese: アイスルアーモジュール Ice Lure Module) is an item exclusive to Pokémon GO, introduced on May 17, 2019. It was developed by Professor Willow as an upgrade to the Lure Module.[1].