The Final Pokemon GO Fest Friendship Challenge event has started in few countries, bringing new Special Research, new Raid Bosses, Increased Summer Pokemon Spawns, Egg Hatches, Research Task, New Wild Shinies and much more…

Event Date: Friday, July 17, 2020, at 8:00 a.m. to Wednesday, July 22, 2020, at 10:00 p.m. local time

We’ve also updated the Special Research Task, Egg Hatch List, Raids list, Research Task in the GO Field Guide App – Support GO Field Guide on Patreon ❤️

New Pokemon Debut

Petilil have joined the Pokemon GO family along with the start of the event.

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Photobomb Bonus

r/TheSilphRoad - Petilil can appear via snapshot.

Pokemon such as Petilil, Krabby and Slowpoke have started Photobombing in GOSnapshot!

GO Fest Weekly Challenge: Friendship Timed Research

A Limited time special research will appear in your Today View once the event starts in your country!

Stage 1

  • Earn a Heart with your Buddy: 1 Razz Berry
  • Send a Gift to a Friend: 100 Stardust
  • Play with your Buddy: 1 Pinap Berry

Stage Rewards: 100 XP, 100 Stardust and 10 Poke Ball

Stage 2

  • Send 5 Gifts to Friend: 10 Pinap Berry
  • Earn 5 Hearts with your Buddy: 10 Razz Berry
  • Earn a Candy walking with your Buddy: 1 Rare Candy

Stage Rewards: 300 XP, Alola Raichu encounter and 300 Stardust

Stage 3

  • Take a Snapshot of your Buddy: 10 Pinap Berry
  • Send 10 Gifts to Friends: 10 Razz Berry
  • Earn 10 Hearts with your Buddy: 1 Rare Candy

Stage Rewards: 1 Rare Candy, Petilil encounter and 1 Lucky Egg

 GO Fest Elite Friendship Challenge

Once you complete the Friendship Challenge you’ll earn access to the GO Fest Elite Friendship Challenge!

  • Use 30 Berries to help catch Pokemon: 5 Nanab Berry
  • Send 30 Gifts to Friends: 5 Razz Berry
  • Earn 30 Hearts with your Buddy: 5 Pinap Berry

Rewards: 500 XP, 500 Stardust and 5 Razz Berry

Credits – TheSilphRoad

Increased Spawns

The list of below Pokemon Spawns has increased with the start of the Friendship Challenge:

Pikachu | Pokémon GO Wiki | FandomSummer PikachuShiny
Pokemon GO BellsproutBellsproutShiny
Petilil type, strengths, weaknesses, evolutions, moves, and stats ...Petilil 
Pokemon GO OddishOddishShiny
Pokemon GO SlowpokeSlowpoke 
Pokemon GO KrabbyKrabbyShiny
Pokemon GO TangelaTangela 
Pokemon GO WingullWingullShiny
Pokemon GO CastformSunny Castform 
Pokemon GO SlakothSlakothShiny
Pokemon GO WailmerWailmerShiny
Pokemon GO ShellderShellderShiny



Newly released Petilil have also joined the Raid Battle!

We’ve also updated the Raids list and its counter in the GO Field Guide App

TierRaid Bosses
1Wingull, Petilil, Slakoth, Timburr, Wailmer
2Sandslash, Magmar, Hippopotas, Alolan Exeggutor, Roselia
3Jumpluff, Crawdaunt, Tangela, Alolan Raichu
4Alolan Marowak, Lapras, Snorlax, Absol

Egg Hatch

Petilil and Bellsprout have joined the 5KM Egg Hatching group

Research Tasks

Catch 3 Grass-Type PokemonBellsprout
Catch 6 Grass-Type PokemonPetilil
Catch 3 Water-Type PokemonShellder
Catch 6 Water-Type PokemonClamperl
Earn 2 Candies walking with your buddyKabuto
Give your buddy a treatSlakoth/Slowpoke/Snorlax
Play with your buddy500 Stardust

New Shiny

r/TheSilphRoad - Shiny Bellsprout Live in NZ

Shiny Bellsprout family have joined the Pokemon GO Shiny list!

Do you know?

You can check-out the Countdown Timer of all Events at our All New Mobile App GO Field Guide for all Countdown Timers, Raid Boss Guides, Egg Hatch List, Shiny Checklist and much more…

Available for both Android and iOS

iOS – App Store

Android – Google Play Store


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