Trainers, The Pokemon GO Halloween Event is now live, Bringing 2x Candy Bonus, Darkrai Raids, New Pokemon Costumes, Halloween Themed Research Quests and much more.

These Raid Bosses, Field Research tasks and all the bonuses are available until November 1, 2019 (1 p.m. PDT).

Table of Content

  • Field Research Tasks and Rewards
  • Special Research Task (A Spooky Message 2019)
  • Halloween 2019 Raids
  • Halloween 2019 Costume Pokemon
  • Halloween Boosted Spawns
  • New Shadow Pokemon

Halloween 2019 Field Research Tasks and Reward

Research TaskReward
Halloween: Catch 5 Gastly or ShuppetSneasel
Halloween: Catch 10 Ghost-type Pokémon×1000 Stardust
Halloween: Evolve 3 Drifloon or Stunky×1 Rare Candy
Halloween: Make 3 Excellent Throws in a rowGolett
Halloween: Defeat a Team GO Rocket GruntYamask
Halloween: Take 5 snapshots of Ghost-type PokémonSableye

Halloween 2019 Special Research Quest (A Spooky Message 2019)

Stage 1 of 3:

Catch 10 Ghost-type PokémonLitwick Encounter
Make 8 Great Throws1080 XP
Use 108 Berries to help catch PokémonSableye Encounter

Stage Completion Rewards:

  • 10x Pokeball
  • 1080x Stardust
  • 8x Silver Pinab Berry

Stage 2 of 3:

Catch 10 Dark-type PokémonYamask Encounter
Spin 8 PokéStops you haven’t visited before1080 XP
Catch 108 PokémonSpiritomb Encounter

Stage Completion Rewards:

  • 10x Pokeball
  • 1080x Stardust
  • 8x Golden Razz Berry

Final Stage:

Claim Reward1080 XP
Claim Reward1080 XP
Claim Reward1080 XP

Stage Completion Rewards:

  • 10x Spiritomb Candy
  • 8x Spiritomb Candy
  • 1080x Stardust
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Halloween 2019 Raid Bosses

Check out counters all Raid Pokemon, Shadow Pokemon and much more at GO Field Guide

TierRaid Bosses
Tier 1:BulbasaurCharmanderSquirtle (all costumed), DrifloonMisdreavusKlink
Tier 2:MawileSneaselYamaskSableye
Tier 3:Granbull, SharpedoSkuntank, GengarAlolan Raichu
Tier 4:TyranitarUmbreonAlolan MarowakAbsol
Tier 5:Darkrai

Halloween 2019 Costume Pokemon

Pokémon wearing creepy-cute Halloween costumes have started appearing in the raids and in the wild and if you’re lucky you might even encounter a shiny one!

  • Bulbasaur wearing Shedinja costume
  • Charmander wearing Cubone costume
  • Squirtle wearing Yamask costume
  • Pikachu wearing Mimikyu costume

Please note, Pokemon wearing the Halloween 2019 costume can not evolve. and these Pokemon will be only available during the Pokemon GO Halloween 2019 event.

Halloween 2019 Costume Pokemon

Halloween 2019 Boosted Spawns

  • Gastly (shiny)
  • Murkrow (shiny)
  • Litwick
  • Yamask (shiny)
  • Houndour (shiny)
  • Shuppet (shiny)
  • Duskull (shiny)
  • Poochyena (shiny)
  • Drifloon (shiny)
  • Stunky
  • Golett
  • Sabelye (shiny)

New Shadow Pokemon

Be ready to rescue the following Pokémon from Team GO Rocket Grunts at PokéStops near you, 13 New Pokemon Shadow form will be released on 17th November!

  • Weedle
  • Kakuna
  • Beedrill
  • Electabuzz
  • Magmar
  • Lapras
  • Mareep
  • Seedot
  • Nuzleaf
  • Sableye
  • Trapinch
  • Cacnea
  • Shuppet
  • Duskull

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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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