Trainers, This month you will have a chance to encounter the High wind Pokemon Chimecho along with a 2x XP Bonus (6000 XP) as a Field Research breakthrough reward for the month of August.

In addition to that few new field research tasks and rewards have been introduced.

The Spinda variant for this month will be form 7 along with its shiny form

Here’s the list of New Research tasks:

Pokemon marked with (s) can be shiny

Battle in GO Battle LeaguePoliwhirlPokemon GO Poliwhirl
Catch 3 PokémonGeodude (s), Alolan Geodude (s)Pokemon GO Geodude
Alola Geodude (Pokémon GO) - stats, counters, best moves, how to get it
Use 3 Razz Berries to help catch PokemonPsyduck (s)Pokemon GO Psyduck
Earn 4 hearts with your buddyClefairy (s)Pokemon GO Clefairy
Send 3 Gifts to friendsRoselia (s)Pokemon GO Roselia
Spin 5 PokeStops or GymsRhyhorn (s)Pokemon GO Rhyhorn
Trade a PokemonFeebas (s)Pokemon GO Feebas
Win 2 raidsSnorlax (s)Pokemon GO Snorlax
Take 2 snapshots of wild Rock-type PokemonRoggenrola (s)Pokemon 2524 Shiny Roggenrola Pokedex: Evolution, Moves, Location, Stats
Defeat 3 Team GO Rocket membersSkorupi (s)
Catch 5 Pokemon with Weather BoostWooper (s)Pokemon GO Wooper
Hatch an eggSwinub (s)Pokemon GO Swinub
Earn 3 Candies walking with your buddyRalts (s)Pokemon GO Ralts
Use 10 supereffective Charged Attacks20 Charizard Mega Energy

We’ve also updated the Research Task in the GO Field Guide App – Support GO Field Guide oPatreon ❤️

Season of Discovery Tasks:

Catch 10 Grass-type Pokémon10 Venusaur Mega energy
Catch 10 Fire-type Pokémon10 Charizard Mega energy
Catch 10 Water-type Pokémon10 Blastoise Mega energy
Spin 3 Pokéstops or GymsSudowoodo (s)Pokemon GO Sudowoodo
Spin 5 Pokéstops or GymsRalts (s)Pokemon GO Ralts
Make 5 Nice ThrowsDunsparce (s)Pokemon GO Dunsparce
Make 3 Great ThrowsSnubbull (s)Pokemon GO Snubbull
Power up Pokémon 7 timesTreecko (s), Torchic (s), Mudkip (s)Pokemon GO Treecko
Pokemon GO TorchicPokemon GO Mudkip
Take a snapshot of a wild PokémonMurkrow (s), Hoppip, Yanma (s)Pokemon GO Murkrow
Pokemon GO Hoppip
Pokemon GO Yanma
Earn 2 Candies walking with your buddyBunnelby (s)Bunnelby (Pokémon) - Bulbapedia, the community-driven Pokémon encyclopedia
Catch 7 PokémonMagikarp (s)Pokemon GO Magikarp
Power up Pokémon 5 timesTotodile (s), Chikorita (s), Cyndaquil (s)Pokemon GO Totodile
Pokemon GO Chikorita
Pokemon GO Cyndaquil
Catch 5 Pokémon with Weather BoostHippopotas (s), Snover (s)
Catch a Dragon-type PokemonBagon (s)Pokemon GO Bagon
Earn 3 Candies walking with your buddyStunfiskStunfisk (Pokémon) - Bulbapedia, the community-driven Pokémon encyclopedia
Hatch 2 EggsBeldum (s)Pokemon GO Beldum

Old Research Task:

Catch 5 Pokémon with Weather BoostPoliwag (s), Vulpix (s)Pokemon GO Poliwag
Pokemon GO Vulpix
Evolve a Pokémon.Eevee (s)Pokemon GO Eevee
Catch a Dragon-type PokémonDratini (s)Pokemon GO Dratini
Catch 10 PokémonMagikarp (s)Pokemon GO Magikarp
Make 5 Nice ThrowsVoltorb (s)Pokemon GO Voltorb
Make 3 Excellent Throws in a rowGible (s)
Make 3 Great Throws in a rowOnix (s)Pokemon GO Onix
Make 3 Great ThrowsLileep (s), Anorith (s), Gastly (s)Pokemon GO Lileep
Pokemon GO Anorith
Pokemon GO Gastly
Win a Level 3 or higher raidKabuto (s), Omanyte (s)Pokemon GO Kabuto
Pokemon GO Omanyte
Win 5 raidsAerodactyl (s)Pokemon GO Aerodactyl
Power Up Pokémon 5 timesBulbasaur (s), Charmander (s), Squirtle (s)Pokemon GO Bulbasaur
Pokemon GO Charmander
Pokemon GO Squirtle
Make 5 Great Curveball Throws in a rowSpinda #5 (s)Spinda Release Dates

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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