All Pokémon Go players can now transfer to Pokémon Home, and this news was received with a great uproar of approval from the community of trainers. A Home event for the hit mobile game is coming to an end, and this has resulted in desperate people wanting to know how to get a Mystery Box so they can get a Shiny Meltan. Here you’ll discover how to activate a Mystery Box in Pokémon Go so you can get a Shiny Meltan during the event’s final hours
Know that the Home event will conclude on November 23rd at 22:00 local time. Then, once it’s over, trainers will have a Lake Legends event to participate in on November 24th.
With the Home event coming to an end today, below you’ll discover how to activate a Mystery Box in Pokémon Go so you can get a Shiny Meltan.
How to get Mystery Box in Pokémon Go
You must first link your Pokémon Go and Home accounts together to get a Mystery Box in Niantic’s mobile game.
In addition, you must also transfer at least one Pokémon Go creature to Home to get a Mystery Box that can lure Shiny Meltan.
After you’ve linked the mobile version of Home to your Nintendo account, follow the below steps to link Pokémon Go to Home:
- Open Pokémon Go
- Select the Poké Ball icon on the map in the bottom centre
- Proceed to Settings
- Scroll all the way down and click Pokémon Home
- Select Sign In under Nintendo Account and continue to Nintendo.com
- Insert your Nintendo username and password
After you’ve done all of the above, follow the below steps to transfer a Pokémon Go creature to Home:
- Open Settings in Pokémon Go
- Select Pokémon Home
- Click Send Pokémon
- Press Continue
- Choose the creature you wish to transfer
- Confirm your selection and then accept by tapping Transport
- Open Pokémon Home on mobile
- Press Yes on the Pokémon Go Link message
- Select View Transferred Pokémon
- Confirm that you want to Receive
Doing all of the above will reward you with a Mystery Box in Pokémon Go, and you activate it by proceeding to your item bag.
How to get Shiny Meltan in Pokémon Go
You can get Shiny Meltan in Pokémon Go during the Home event.
In order to get Shiny Meltan in Pokémon Go, you need to get a Mystery Box by following all of the above steps.
After you’ve done all of the above and activated your Mystery Box, the creature will be lured to your location for one hour.
Niantic note that Shiny Meltan will go back into hiding once the Home event is over, so trainers will have to wait for this creature to appear again.