Pokémon GO: Pokémon Journeys: The Series Animation Week

Niantic has announced a new event in celebration of Pokémon Journeys: The Series. During this event, Pokémon encounters and other content with ties to the two main characters; Ash and Goh will be available in Pokémon GO. The Animation Week Event will take place from November 6th to November 12th.

Features

  • World Cap Pikachu (including shiny) will be appearing in the wild
  • November 5th to November 16th Lugia will be in five-star raids with the attack Aeroblast
  • Ivysaur, Pinsir, Snorlax, Golurk, and others will be appearing in raids
  • Bulbasaur, Exeggcute, Cubone (including shiny), Scyther, Dratini, Cyndaquil, and more will appear more in the wild 
  • Pichu, Mantyke, Riolu, and Cubone (including shiny) will be hatching from 7 km Eggs
  • Timed Research inspired by multiple episodes of Pokémon Journeys: The Series
  • Goh will appear in GO Snapshot along with a Syther spawn
  • Free Goh inspired avatar items will be available in the shop

Limited Time Research

Tasks 1/11

  • Catch 5 Pokémon: Razz Berry x3
  • Transfer a Pokémon: Super Potion x3
  • Make 3 Nice Throws: Poke Ball x5
  • Final: World Hat Pikachu Encounter, Stardust x500, 500 XP

Tasks 2/11

  • Battle Another Trainer: Hyper Potion x3
  • Battle in a Raid: Revive x3
  • Win a Raid: Incense x1
  • Final: Sinnoh Stone x1, Stardust x500, 500 XP

Tasks 3/11

  • Defeat 3 Team GO Rocket Grunts: Venusaur Mega Energy x20
  • Catch 2 Pokémon with Weather Boost: Venusaur Mega Energy x20
  • Catch 3 Grass-type Pokémon: Venusaur Mega Energy x20
  • Final: Ivysaur Encounter, Stardust x500, 500 XP

Tasks 4/11

  • Give Your Buddy 3 Treats: Razz Berry x5
  • Earn a Heart with Your Buddy: Pinap Berry x5
  • Earn a Candy Walking with Your Buddy: Nanab  Berry x5
  • Final: Snorlax Encounter, Stardust x500, 500 XP

Tasks 5/11

  • Catch 3 Bug-type Pokémon: Pinap Berry x3
  • Use 3 Berries to Help Catch Pokémon: Great Ball x3
  • Make an Excellent Throw: Venonat Encounter
  • Final: Scyther Encounter, Stardust x500, 500 XP

Tasks 6/11

  • Battle in a Gym 2 Times: Fast TM x1
  • Win a Gym Battle: Hariyama Encounter
  • Battle another Trainer: Super Potion x3
  • Final: Charged TM x1, Stardust x500, 500 XP

Tasks 7/11

  • Hatch an Egg: Tentacool Encounter
  • Spin 3 PokéStops or Gyms: Croagunk Encounter
  • Spin 3 PokéStops or Gyms: Piplup Encounter
  • Final: Psyduck Encounter, Stardust x500, 500 XP

Tasks 8/11

  • Make 3 Nice Throws in a Row: Cyndaquil Encounter
  • Catch 1 Flying-type Pokémon: Hoothoot Encounter
  • Purify 1 Shadow Pokémon: Lucky Egg x1
  • Final: Fearow Encounter, Stardust x500, 500 XP

Tasks 9/11

  • Evolve 3 Pokémon: Silver Pinap Berry x1
  • Power-Up Pokémon 3 Times: Dratini Encounter
  • Transfer 5 Pokémon: Dewgong Encounter
  • Final: Dragon Scale x1, Stardust x500, 500 XP

Tasks 10/11

  • Catch 5 Pokémon: Ultra Ball x10
  • Make 3 Great Throws: Magnemite Encounter
  • Battle in a Raid: Max Revive x3
  • Final: Gengar Encounter, Stardust x500, 500 XP

Tasks 11/1

  • Claim Reward: 1000 XP
  • Claim Reward: 1000 XP
  • Claim Reward: 1000 XP
  • Final: World Cap Pikachu Encounter, Stardust x500, 1000 XP


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