As we approach the Pokémon GO Tour: Kanto, we spend some time highlighting other regions of the Pokémon world. We have already shared our plans for the Sinnoh Celebration event, and today we are pleased to announce that Hoenn will be the next region mentioned in the countdown!
Date + time
|Starter||Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 10:00 local time|
|Ends||Sunday, January 24, 2021 at 8 pm local time|
- Treecko, Torchic, Mudkip, Taillow, Loudred, Nosepass, Aron, Meditite, Roselia, Carvanha, Numel, Baltoy and more will appear more often in nature. If you are lucky, you may come across a Shiny Aron!
- The following Pokémon will hatch from 5 km of eggs: Skitty, Aron, Corphish, Lileep, Anorith, Bagon and Beldum.
- Enjoy exclusive field quests that reward Stardust and lead to encounters with Pokémon such as Treecko, Torchic, Mudkip, Aron, Plusle, Minun and Wailmer.
Pokémon from the Hoenn region are appearing in the wild in increasing numbers.
There will be exclusive field research missions that reward Stardust and lead to encounters with Pokémon such as Treecko, Torchic, Mudkip, Aron, Plusle, Minun and Wailmer. We will share more information as we have it.
The following Pokémon will hatch from 5 km of eggs:
Collect the following Pokémon to complete the Hoenn-themed Collection Challenge during the event to receive three Silver Pinap Berries, XP and one incense:
The following Pokémon appear in the Hoenn Celebration Event raids.
Five star raids
No new shiny is released as part of this event, but Aron is specifically mentioned as a shining shine.
Exclusive research for events
Event-exclusive Timed Research will be available! Complete the Hoenn-themed timed quests to receive the following rewards.
- Catch two Kyogre to earn 10 Kyogre Candies.
- Catch two Groudon to earn 10 Groudon Candies.
- Catch 30 Pokémon to earn 30 Poké Balls.
Complete all timed research tasks to meet a Rayquaza who knows the exclusive Charged Attack Hurricane, as well as earn 3000 XP and a Silver Pinap Berry. If you are extremely lucky, you may come across a shiny Rayquaza!
Meteor Mash Metagross is back
Evolve Metang (the developed form of Beldum) during the event to get a Metagross who knows the former Community Day-exclusive attack Meteor Mash!
Free premium items
A free package of three Remote Raid Passes that will help you with timed research will be available in the game store from Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 1:00 PM to Monday, January 25, 2021 at 1:00 PM PST (GMT −8).
Next: Johto! An event celebrating the Johto region will take place from Tuesday 26 January 2021 to Sunday 31 January 2021. Stay tuned for more information as we get closer to the date.