Pokemon GO is a free–to- play, but there are few items in the shop you have to buy with PokeCoins. PokeCoins are necessary in Pokémon Go. You can buy things such as Incense, Lucky Egg, and Poke Balls.
PokeCoins can either be earned in the game through missions or can be purchased by money. However, there are not many players willing to open up their wallets for Pokecoins. Therefore, in this article, we will show you the way to earn PokeCoin fast without money
How to Get Free Pokecoins in Pokemon Go on iPhone or iPad
Before getting free PokeCoins, we should take a look why we must need PokéCoins:
- Egg Incubator: available for 150 coins
- Bag Upgrade: needs 200 coins. It will store up your item to 50 slots.
- Pokémon Storage Upgrade: 200 coins.
- Lucky Egg: 80 coins for one Lucky Egg, 8 Lucky Eggs for 500 coins and 25 for 1250 coins.
- Lure Module: comes for 100 coins, eight Lure Modules for 680 coins.
- Poke Balls: You need 100 coins to buy 20 Poke Balls, 460 coins for 100 Poke Balls and 800 coins for 200 Balls
- Incense: 80 coins for 1 Incense, 500 coins 8 Incense for.
If you do not want to spend money to buy PokéCoins, there are two ways for you to get it for absolutely free.
- Defend the Gym
Gyms in Pokemon GO are the special interesting points for players to level their Pokémon as soon as they capture them.
When you reach the level five in Pokémon Go, you will have to join a team to protect your Gym fight against rivals. This is where you will earn PokéCoins.
Step 1: Find a gym and then use your power to take it down to put your Pokémon in the Gym.
Step 2: You will be given an equal number of PokéCoins depending on the numbers of Pokémons you have in the Gym,
Step 3: Tap on the Pokeball at the bottom to earn the free PokéCoins
Step 4: Tap on Shop in the menu.
Step 5: Next, tap on the button at the top right corner.
Once completed, in every 21 hours, you will be able to get the PokéCoins. If you do not have any Gyms. That means you will not earn any PokéCoins.
You will reward 10 Gold PokeCoins and 500 Stardust daily for each Stationed Pokemon. For example, if you have 10 Gyms claimed every day, you can make up to 100 PokeCoins and 5000 Stardust.
At first, it will be a bit difficult for you to find Pokémon. However, after collecting enough amount of Pokémon to take down Gyms, you can easily get PokeCoins for yourself.
- Visit PokeStops
When you play the game, your GPS will start locating the nearby Pokemon Gym, PokeStops , Grass field (for wild Pokemon), and more. The PokeStops usually appear near the crowded places and they are also known as an easy source to reward PokeCoin. Once you are at the PokeStop, spin the image with the touchpad, then an item will appear on the screen. This item will be added to your inventory, and you can earn PokeCoin when opening it.
Note that the PokeStop will refresh every 10-12 minutes so remember to re-collect the free turn.
Go ahead and play the game to your heart’s liking and earn as many PokéCoins as you desire.