Pokémon GO Research Quests - rewards, items, types
Pokémon GO Research Quests - rewards, items, types

New Year, new month and new Field Research tasks are available in Pokémon GO. These tasks will be available until February 1st, unless overridden by event specific Field Research tasks throughout January.

Given the number of Pokémon GO events coming this January, we wouldn’t be surprised to see that happen. Anyhow, you know the drill – let’s get to it! Also, full credits for the list goes to TheSilphRoad.


Throwing tasks

Highlight this months is 3 excellent throws for a Gible!

Task Reward
Make 5 Great Curveball Throws in a row Spinda
Make 3 Excellent Throws in a row Gible
Make 3 Great Throws in a row Onix
Make 3 Great Throws
Make 5 Nice Throws Voltorb

Catching and hatching tasks

Task Reward
Use 5 berries to help catch Pokemon Makuhita
Use 5 berries to help catch Pokemon Swinub
Catch 5 Pokémon with Weather Boost
Catch a Dragon-type Pokémon Dratini
Catch 10 Pokémon Magikarp
Hatch an egg Marill

Battling tasks

Task Reward
Defeat 3 Team GO Rocket Grunts Scyther
Win a raid Litwick
Win 5 raids Aerodactyl
Win a level 3 or higher raid

Buddy and Friendship tasks

Task Reward
Give your Buddy 3 treats Meditite
Earn 5 Hearts with your buddy Lillipup
Send 3 Gifts to friends Jigglypuff
Trade a Pokémon Vulpix (Alola)

Other tasks

Task Reward
Evolve a Pokémon
Power up Pokémon 5 times
AR Mapping tasks