Coming this week in Pokémon GO, commencing 11th April we have the Spring into Spring event, and GO Battle Day Beginner’s Paradise.
Spring into Spring
From Tuesday, April 12, 2022, to Monday, April 18, 2022, get ready to jump headfirst into spring with this themed event.
New costumed Pokémon will appear during this event!
- 2x Hatch Candy
- 1/2 Hatch Distance
- 2x Lucky Egg Duration
- Team GO Rocket grunts will have more Shadow Whismur and Shadow Exeggcute in their parties
Limited Research day: An Egg-citing Spring Surprise
On Saturday, April 16, 2022 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. limited Research tasks will be available when you spin Photo Discs at PokéStops. Complete them to encounter Exeggcute!
If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!
In celebration of the Season of Alola, you’ll be able to evolve Exeggcute during the event to get an Alolan Exeggcutor that knows the Dragon type Charged Attack Draco Meteor!
GO Battle Day: Beginner’s Paradise
Sunday, April 17, 2022, from 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. local time
With the beginner-friendly Great League and Little Cup active, XP from Timed Research available, and an avatar item up for grabs, there’s never been a better time to try out the GO Battle League!
The maximum number of sets you can play per day will be increased from five to 20, for a total of 100 battles.
Timed Research will be available that rewards a large amount of XP!
End-of-Set Avatar Rewards
Trainers who complete a set at any rank during this GO Battle Day will receive the Gladion Hoodie avatar item! Trainers who have already received Gladion Hoodie from the rank 20 rewards will not receive another.
The following competitions will be active:
- Great League
- Little Cup
Ula’ula Island Special Research
Available to collect from April 12, 2022, to June 1, 2022
Throughout the Season, you’ll be able to complete different Special Research lines to learn about each of the islands in Alola. These Special Research lines will be available to collect until the Season ends on June 1!*
If you complete them by June 1, 2022, you’ll unlock a bonus Special Research line at the end of the Season.
*These Special Research lines will be available to collect beginning at 10:00 a.m. local time on specified dates and ending on June 1, 2022, at 9:59 a.m. You can finish a research line anytime after you receive it.
Interlude Season GO Battle League
The GO Battle League’s Interlude Season will start on Tuesday, March 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PST (GMT –8) and end on Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT –8).
Apr 5 – Apr 12
Apr 12 – Apr 19
Tuesday 12th April 6pm till 7pm local time we have Bunnelby as the featured Pokémon for spotlight hour, along with a 2x XP for evolving Pokémon.
Wednesday 13th April 6pm till 7pm local time Tapu Bulu will be appearing in five-star raids.
April Research Breakthrough Encounters
From Friday, April 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7) to Sunday, May 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7) Alolan Marowak will feature in research breakthrough encounters.
From Tuesday, April 5, 2022, to Tuesday, April 12, 2022 Mega Manectric will be appearing in Mega Raids.
From Tuesday, April 12, 2022, to Friday, April 29, 2022 Mega Pidgeot will be appearing in Mega Raids.
Five Star Raids
From Tuesday, April 5, 2022, to Tuesday, April 12, 2022 Therian Forme Thundurus will feature in 5-star raids.
April Weekly 1 PokéCoin bundles
Every Monday in April, a one-time-purchase bundle containing a Remote Raid Pass and other items will be available in the shop for 1 PokéCoin.
April Research Tasks
For a full list of April research tasks and rewards check out our guide here.
Shadow Latias Captured by Giovanni
Giovanni never rests on his laurels. The Boss is back—and he’s got Shadow Latias in tow! A new Special Research story will be available at the beginning of this event. Progress through it to receive a Super Rocket Radar, and chase down Giovanni!
Season of Alola
During the Season of Alola, the following bonuses will be active:
- Increased Incense effectiveness while moving
- Increased damage for Pokémon participating in raids remotely
- Guaranteed Gifts from PokéStop spins
- Up to two free Raid Passes per day by spinning Gym Photo Discs
- Incense will last for 90 minutes
Different Pokémon will be appearing in the wild! As the Season changes, different Pokémon will be appearing in different areas across the world!
Beaches + Water
The following Pokémon will be hatching from Eggs this Season!