May 2020 Community Day Guide: Seedot

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May 2020 Pokémon GO Community day features Seedot, the Acorn Pokémon! May CD is another Community Day organised in a Play at Home Edition, which means it lasts for 6 hours and will feature increased Incense duration, GO Snapshot surprises, a Special Research story, and more!

Infographics

Essential Seedot Community Day infographic

Seeing Double Special Research Steps and Rewards

Seeing Double Special Research Steps and Rewards
Seeing Double Special Research Steps and Rewards

Step 1

  • Power up Pokémon 10 times – 10 PokéBalls
  • Catch 10 Seedot – 20 Seedot Candy
  • Make 5 Nice Throws – Seedot encounter
  • Stage rewards: 2000 Stardust, 1x Incense, Seedot encounter

Step 2

  • Evolve 3 Seedot – 1000 XP
  • Catch 15 Seedot – 20 Seedot Candy
  • Transfer 10 Pokémon – Nuzleaf encounter
  • Stage rewards: 2000 Stardust, 1x Incense, 1x Puffin

Step 3

  • Transfer 10 Pokémon – 1500 XP
  • Evolve 1 Nuzleaf – 5 Golden Razz
  • Make 3 Great Curveball Throws – 20 Seedot Candy
  • Stage rewards: 2000 Stardust, 1x Incense, Rocket Radar

Step 4

  • Claim reward – 5000 Stardust
  • Claim reward – 1500 XP
  • Claim reward – 5x Silver Pinap Berry
  • Stage rewards: 2000 Stardust, 3 Rare Candy, Shiftry Encounter

Date + Time

Sunday, May 24, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time

New Shiny Pokémon

Shiny Seedot Shiny Nuzleaf Shiny Shiftry

Features

  • Seedot will be appearing more frequently in the wild. If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny Seedot.
  • Evolve Nuzleaf (the evolved form of Seedot) during the event or up to two hours afterward to get a Shiftry that knows Bullet Seed.
  • For US$1 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency), you’ll be able to access a Community Day–exclusive Special Research story—Seeing Double! Follow Professor Willow as he learns about Seedot and discovers just how much it and its evolved forms, Nuzleaf and Shiftry, enjoy messing with Trainers and Pokémon alike. Complete it to earn three Incense, five Golden Razz Berries, and other rewards.
  • Take a few snapshots during Community Day for a surprise!
  • There’ll be a special one-time-purchase May Community Day bundle, featuring an Elite Fast TM, 30 Ultra Balls, three Incense, and three Lucky Eggs.

Bonuses

  • 3× Catch XP
  • Incense activated during the event will last for three hours.
  • Buddy Pokémon with a Buddy Level of Great Buddy or higher will bring you helpful items, such as Poké Balls, throughout the event. Check out this help center article to learn how to become Great Buddies with your buddy.

Seedot IV Chart

Seedot Perfect IV CP Chart
1 8 11 188 21 359 31 521
2 26 12 205 22 376 32 530
3 44 13 222 23 393 33 538
4 62 14 239 24 410 34 547
5 80 15 256 25 427 35 555
6 98 16 273 26 444 36 564
7 116 17 290 27 461 37 572
8 134 18 307 28 478 38 581
9 153 19 324 29 496 39 590
10 171 20 342 30 513 40 598

Experience Community Day with others online during our livestream

Are you participating in Community Day? Playing at home doesn’t mean you have to play alone! Tune in to our English-language YouTube channel for our first-ever 24-hour Community Day livestream.

Join anytime between Saturday, May 23, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 24, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7) to watch Seedot and other Pokémon play in the wild.

You can also jump into a conversation in the comments. Let’s have fun and play together from home!

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