Field Research

A complete list of April 2022 Field Research tasks, rewards and encounters. Includes Pokémon encounters and Mega Energy rewards.

Do note that event-exclusive Field Research will override monthly research tasks during event duration. You can find an overview of April events here.

April Research Breakthrough

  • 📅  Starts April 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7)
  • 📅  Ends May 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PST (GMT −8)

Players will be able to get Alolan Marowak from Field Research Breakthrough rewards during April 2022. If you are lucky, it can be shiny!

Field Research

April field research tasks will be available during the following period:

  • 📅  Starts April 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7)
  • 📅  Ends May 1, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. PST (GMT −8)

Catch

Task Reward
Catch 10 Grass-type Pokémon 10 Venusuar Mega Energy
Catch 10 Normal-type Pokémon 10 Pidgeot Mega Energy
Catch 5 Pokémon
Catch 7 different species of Pokémon
Catch 5 Pokémon with Weather Boost
Catch 7 Pokémon
Catch a Dragon-type Pokémon
Use 5 Nanab Berries to help catch Pokémon

Throw

Task Reward
Make 3 Excellent Throws in a row
Make 3 Great Throws
Make 3 Great Throws in a row
Make 5 Great Curveball Throws in a row
Make 5 Nice Throws

Gifts and friends

Task Reward
Send 3 Gifts to friends and add a sticker to each
Play with your Buddy
Earn 2 Candies walking with your Buddy
Earn 3 Candies walking with your Buddy
Earn 3 Hearts with your Buddy

Hatch

Task Reward
Hatch 2 Eggs
Hatch an Egg

Power up and Evolve

Task Reward
Evolve a Pokémon
Power up Pokémon 5 times
Power up Pokémon 3 times
Power up Pokémon 7 times
Power up a Pokémon 5 times
  • 10 Beedrill Mega Energy
  • 10 Pidgeot Mega Energy
Power up a Pokémon 10 times 20 Lopunny Mega Energy

PokéStop

Task Reward
Spin 3 Pokéstops or Gyms
Spin 5 Pokéstops or Gyms

Raids and Trainer Battles

Task Reward
Win a raid  
Win 5 raids
Win a Level 3 or higher raid
Defeat a Team GO Rocket Grunts
Battle in the GO Battle League  

Other

Task Reward
Take a snapshot of a wild Pokémon
Take a snapshot of a wild Grass-type Pokémon
Trade a Pokémon
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