Limited Research Day: An Egg-citing Spring Surprise

Limited Research

Starts:
Saturday, April 16, at 11:00 AM Local Time
Ends:
Saturday, April 16, at 2:00 PM Local Time

Look forward to a Limited Research Day featuring Exeggcute!




Bonuses

2x Catch XP
2x Hatch Candy*
1/2 Hatch Distance*
2x Lucky Egg Duration*
Team GO Rocket grunts will have more Shadow Whismur and Shadow Exeggcute in their parties*

* The latter four bonuses are part of the Spring into Spring event. Only the 2x Catch XP is unique to this three-hour event.

Features

Limited Research tasks will be available when you spin Photo Discs at PokéStops. Complete them to encounter Exeggcute!

  • shiny
    Exeggcute

Alolan Exeggcutor

In celebration of the Season of Alola, you’ll be able to evolve Exeggcute during the event to get an Alolan Exeggcutor that knows the Charged Attack Draco Meteor!

Draco Meteor

  • Trainer Battles: 150 power
  • Gyms and raids: 150 power

Spawns

During all three hours of the Limited Research day, you can encounter the following Pokémon in the wild.

  • shiny
    Bulbasaur
  • shiny
    Oddish
  • shiny
    Paras
  • shiny
    Bellsprout
  • shiny
    Tangela
  • shiny
    Chikorita
  • shiny
    Sunkern
  • shiny
    Treecko
  • shiny
    Seedot

Research

Limited Research Tasks

Limited Research tasks (essentially Field Research tasks) can be picked up from PokéStops during the event. All of these tasks will reward an Exeggcute encounter.

Catch

  • Use three Berries to help catch Pokemon
  • Catch three Grass-type Pokémon
  • Catch three Pokémon with Weather Boost
  • Catch five Pokemon with Weather Boost

Throw

  • Make five Curveball Throws
  • Make three Great Throws
  • Make two Great Throws in a row
  • Make five Nice Throws
  • Make three Nice Throws in a row

Battle

  • Battle in a Gym
  • Battle in a Raid
  • Use a Super Effective Charged Move

Miscellaneous

  • Evolve two Grass-type Pokémon
  • Send two Gifts and add a sticker to each
  • Spin two PokéStops
  • Take a snapshot of a wild Grass-type Pokémon

An Exeggcute with perfect IVs from Field Research has a CP of 503.

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