Timed Investigation: Master Ball Research Tasks and Rewards


Embark on the path to mastery, Trainers. A Timed Investigation is a lengthy series of challenges available during a set period of time. Seeing this journey through will offer some of the rarest rewards you can obtain in Pokémon GO.

Timed Investigation: Master Ball will be available throughout Pokémon GO: Adventures Abound. Complete the Timed Investigation by Tuesday, November 21, 2023, at 8:00 p.m. local time to receive the very best Poké Ball with the ultimate level of performance—the Master Ball.

When used, it will catch any Pokémon you encounter in Pokémon GO without fail, whether it be in the wild, through Lure Modules, after Raid Battles, or while using your Daily Adventure Incense.

  • For Trainers who are unable to complete Timed Investigation: Master Ball by November 21, 2023, a Special Research ticket that awards a Master Ball will be available to purchase.

Timed Investigation: Master Ball (1/1)

Task Rewards
Catch 1000 Pokémon XP icon 8000× XP
Win 60 Raids XP icon 8000× XP
Hatch 30 Eggs XP icon 8000× XP
Catch 100 different species of Pokémon XP icon 8000× XP
Make 120 Excellent Throws XP icon 8000× XP
Complete 150 Field Research Tasks XP icon 8000× XP
Explore 50 km XP icon 8000× XP
Spin 300 PokéStops XP icon 8000× XP
Earn 100,000 XP XP icon 8000× XP
Earn 100,000 Stardust XP icon 8000× XP
Stage rewards
  • Master Ball icon 1× Master Ball
  • Stardust icon 3000× Stardust
  • XP icon 200,000× XP

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