Electabuzz Community Day


Pokémon GO Electabuzz Community Day takes place on Sunday, November 15, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time. This is one of two Community Day events taking place in Pokémon GO during November 2020.


Electabuzz Community Day infographic
Electabuzz Community Day infographic

Event information

The event features sharply increased Electabuzz spawns, a chance to encounter a Shiny Electabuzz, exclusive Special Research story, “Electric for Electabuzz” and the opportunity to get an Electivire that knows Flamethrower.


Key information about Electabuzz Community Day:

Electabuzz Community Day
Event Name Electabuzz Community Day
Date + Time Sunday, November 15, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time
  • 1/4 Hatch Distance for Eggs placed in Incubators during the event.
  • Incense activated during the event will last for three hours.
  • Elekid will be hatching from 2 km Eggs.
  • Earn Sinnoh Stones and other items by completing Timed Research Tasks
Electivire exclusive move
  • Flamethrower
  • Evolve Electabuzz during the event or up to two hours after the event
Special Community Day Box
  • Costs 1280 PokéCoins
  • Contains 1x Elite Fast TM, 3x Super Incubators, 3x Incense and 30x Ultra Balls

Additional bonuses

  • Take a few snapshots during Community Day for a surprise!
  • For US$1 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency), you’ll be able to access the Electabuzz Community Day–exclusive Special Research story, Electric for Electabuzz.
  • Event-exclusive Timed Research and Field Research tasks will be available! By completing Timed Research tasks, you’ll be able to earn Sinnoh Stones and other items.

Timed Research Tasks

The following tasks will be available on your Today screen during Electabuzz CD Hours:

Task Reward
Power up Pokémon 5 times x1 Sinnoh Stone
Catch 5 Electabuzz x1 Sinnoh Stone
Make 3 Nice Throws x1 Sinnoh Stone
Research rewards x1 Sinnoh Stone and x1,000 XP

Event exclusive Field Research

The signature Community Day “Catch X of featured Pokémon” research task is available for Electabuzz Community Day as well. Here are the potential rewards:

Task Rewards
Catch 3 Electabuzz
  • x5 Great Ball
  • x1 Golden Razz Berry
  • x2 Ultra Ball
  • x2 Pinap Berry

Featured Pokémon

The following Pokémon can be easily obtained during during this Community Day event:

Pokémon Source
Elekid Hatches from 2 KM Eggs collected during the event
Electabuzz Sharply increased wild spawns and Incense encounters
Electivire Evolve from Electabuzz for 100 Candy and 1 Sinnoh Stone. Obtain Sinnoh Stone by completing Timed Research tasks during the event.

Shiny Forms

Shiny versions of featured Pokémon will be also relatively easy to obtain during this event:

Normal form Shiny form

Electric for Electabuzz Special Research Tasks and Rewards

Electric for Electabuzz Quest line tasks and rewards
Electric for Electabuzz Quest line tasks and rewards

Electric for Electabuzz Research Step 1/4

  • Power Up Pokémon 10 times: x10 PokéBall
  • Catch 15 Electabuzz: x20 Electabuzz Candy
  • Make 5 Nice Throws: Electabuzz encounter
  • Rewards: x2,000 Stardust, x10 Pinap Berry and Electabuzz encounter

Electric for Electabuzz Research Step 2/4

  • Catch 15 Electabuzz: x50 Electabuzz Candy
  • Transfer 10 Pokémon : x500 Stardust
  • Use 15 Pinap Berries to help catch Pokémon : x1 Sinnoh Stone
  • Rewards: x2,000 Stardust, x1 Incense and x1 Poffin

Electric for Electabuzz Research Step 3/4

  • Make 3 Great Curveball throws: x50 Electabuzz Candy
  • Evolve 1 Electabuzz: x2 Golden Razz Berry
  • Transfer 10 Pokémon : x1,500 XP
  • Rewards: x2,000 Stardust, x1 Incense and x1 Rocket Radar

Electric for Electabuzz Research Step 4/4

  • Claim Reward: x5,000 Stardust
  • Claim Reward: 1,500 XP
  • Claim Reward: x2 Silver Pinap Berry
  • Rewards: x2,000 Stardust, x3 Rare Candy and Electivire encounter