Ultra Unlock: Paldea

Event

Starts:
Sunday, September 10, at 10:00 AM Local Time
Ends:
Friday, September 15, at 8:00 PM Local Time

Congratulations, Trainers!

Thanks to your efforts during Pokémon GO Fest 2023, you’ve not only earned Ultra Unlock bonuses for the event celebrating the arrival of Pokémon first discovered in the Paldea region, A Paldean Adventure, but you’ve also activated a whole new event—Ultra Unlock: Paldea!

Get ready to celebrate the start of a new adventure with even more new Pokémon debuts!




Bonuses

4× XP for catching Pokémon
4× Stardust for catching Pokémon
PokéStops may turn gold without a Golden Lure Module*

* Roaming Form Gimmighoul won’t appear at Golden PokéStops if a Golden Lure Module wasn’t used, but treasure-hunting Trainers may still find Gimmighoul Coins when they spin the PokéStop!

Features

Pokémon Debuts from Paldea

Time to celebrate—the following Pokémon first discovered in the Paldea region will make their Pokémon GO debuts!

And not only is Bombirdier making its Pokémon GO debut, you may even encounter a Shiny one—if you’re lucky!

Nymble Family

Nymble, the Grasshopper Pokémon, will make its debut.

You can use 50 Nymble Candy to evolve Nymble into Lokix.

  • Nymble
  • Lokix

Pawmi Family

Pawmi, the Mouse Pokémon, will make its debut.

You can use 25 Pawmi Candy to evolve Pawmi into Pawmo, and 100 Pawmi Candy to evolve Pawmo into Pawmot after you explore 25 km with Pawmo as your buddy.

  • Pawmi
  • Pawmo
  • Pawmot

Bombirdier

Bombirdier, the Item Drop Pokémon, will make its debut.

  • shiny
    Bombirdier

Frigibax Family

Frigibax, the Ice Fin Pokémon, will make its debut.

You can use 25 Frigibax Candy to evolve Frigibax into Arctibax, and 100 Frigibax Candy to evolve Arctibax into Baxcalibur.

  • Frigibax
  • Arctibax
  • Baxcalibur

PokéStop Showcases

During Ultra Unlock: Paldea, be on the lookout for Showcases at select PokéStops where you can enter Pawmi or Nymble!


Increased Shiny Chance

The following Pokémon are more likely to appear as Shiny Pokémon during the event!

  • shiny
    Hoppip
  • shiny
    Houndour
  • shiny
    Buizel
  • shiny
    Fletchling

Spawns

The following Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild.

  • shiny
    Hoppip
  • shiny
    Houndour
  • shiny
    Buizel
  • shiny
    Fletchling
  • Sprigatito
  • Fuecoco
  • Quaxly
  • shiny
    Lechonk
  • Nymble
  • Pawmi

Some Trainers might even encounter the following!

  • Frigibax

Eggs

In 7 km Eggs

  • Sprigatito
  • Fuecoco
  • Quaxly
  • shiny
    Lechonk

Raids

Appearing in 1- Star Raids

  • shiny
    Unown A
  • shiny
    Unown D
  • shiny
    Unown E
  • shiny
    Unown L
  • shiny
    Unown P

Appearing in 3- Star Raids

  • shiny
    Turtonator
  • shiny
    Kleavor
  • shiny
    Bombirdier

Appearing in 5- Star Raids

Kartana will be available in the following regions during the following times:

  • September 1 - 8: Southern Hemisphere
  • September 8 - 16: Northern Hemisphere

Celesteela will be available in the following regions during the following times:

  • September 1 - 8: Northern Hemisphere
  • September 8 - 16: Southern Hemisphere
  • shiny
    Celesteela
  • shiny
    Kartana

Appearing in Mega Raids

  • shiny
    Mega Manectric

Research

Field Research Tasks

Event-themed Field Research tasks will be available!

The following Pokémon will be available to encounter when you complete Field Research tasks!

  • Catch 5 Pokémon
    REWARD
    Pawmi
    Max CP
    272
    Min CP
    244
  • Catch 5 Nymble
    REWARD
    ×500
    Stardust ×500
  • Catch 20 Nymble
    REWARD
    ×2500
    Stardust ×2500

I've Got Your Back

Paid Timed Research

For US$5.00, or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency, you’ll be able to access event-exclusive Timed Research.

Please note that Timed Research expires. The tasks associated with this Timed Research must be completed and their rewards must be claimed before Friday, September 15, 2023, at 8:00 p.m. local time.

* By completing this Timed Research, you will receive the Pawmi Backpack avatar item before it arrives in the shop. The Pawmi Backpack avatar item will also be available to purchase in the in-game shop after the event ends.

Trainers will be able to purchase and gift tickets to any of their Pokémon GO friends that they have achieved a Friendship level of Great Friends or higher with. Please note that purchases—including those made for other Trainers—are non-refundable (subject to applicable law and the exceptions set forth in the Terms of Service). Tickets cannot be purchased with PokéCoins.
The ticket for this Timed Research will only be available in the in-game shop until September 14, 2023, at 8:00 p.m. local time.
STEP
1
I've Got Your Back (1/1)
Send 9 Gifts to friends
×1
Incubator ×1
Walk 1 km Pawmi
Use 9 Berries to help catch Pokémon
×10
Silver Pinap Berry ×10
Walk 3 km Pawmi
Catch 9 different species of Pokémon
×3
Rare Candy ×3

REWARDS

Pawmi Backpack
9210 XP
×921


A Paldean Adventure

Season-exclusive Special Research

Choose your Paldean partner Pokémon! A new Special Research story with branching paths is available to Trainers! Throughout Pokémon GO: Adventures Abound, you’ll be able to adventure together and bond with your chosen partner Pokémon.

You can claim this Special Research at no cost from Tuesday, September 5, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. to Friday, December 1, 2023, at 9:59 a.m. local time.

STEP
1
A Paldean Adventure (1/5)
Catch 8 Pokémon
×20
Poké Ball ×20

REWARDS

×900
900 XP

Adventure with Sprigatito

Choose this option to go adventuring with Sprigatito

STEP
2
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Sprigatito (2/5)
Catch 3 Pokémon
×3
Poké Ball ×3
Take a snapshot of a wild Pokémon
×300
Stardust ×300

REWARDS

Sprigatito
900 XP
STEP
3
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Sprigatito (3/5)
Spin 50 PokéStops or Gyms
×20
Razz Berry ×20
Catch 200 Pokémon
×15
Pinap Berry ×15
Send 60 Gifts to friends
×25
Poké Ball ×25
Evolve a Sprigatito
×1000
1000 XP
Earn a heart with your buddy on 7 different days
×3000
Stardust ×3000

REWARDS

Lechonk
900 XP
STEP
4
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Sprigatito (4/5)
Explore 30 km
×5
Mysterious Component ×5
Catch 400 Pokémon
×25
Great Ball ×25
Earn 40 Candies walking with your buddy
×9
Golden Razz Berry ×9
Evolve a Floragato
×2000
2000 XP
Visit a PokéStop on 14 different days
×6000
Stardust ×6000

REWARDS

???
900 XP
STEP
5
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Sprigatito (5/5)
??? ???
??? ???
??? ???

REWARDS

???
???
???

Adventure with Fuecoco

Choose this option to go adventuring with Fuecoco

STEP
2
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Fuecoco (2/5)
Catch 3 Pokémon
×3
Poké Ball ×3
Take a snapshot of a wild Pokémon
×300
Stardust ×300

REWARDS

Fuecoco
900 XP
STEP
3
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Fuecoco (3/5)
Spin 50 PokéStops or Gyms
×20
Razz Berry ×20
Catch 200 Pokémon
×15
Pinap Berry ×15
Send 60 Gifts to friends
×25
Poké Ball ×25
Evolve a Fuecoco
×1000
1000 XP
Earn a heart with your buddy on 7 different days
×3000
Stardust ×3000

REWARDS

Lechonk
900 XP
STEP
4
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Fuecoco (4/5)
Explore 30 km
×5
Mysterious Component ×5
Catch 400 Pokémon
×25
Great Ball ×25
Earn 40 Candies walking with your buddy
×9
Golden Razz Berry ×9
Evolve a Crocalor
×2000
2000 XP
Visit a PokéStop on 14 different days
×6000
Stardust ×6000

REWARDS

???
900 XP
STEP
5
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Fuecoco (5/5)
??? ???
??? ???
??? ???

REWARDS

???
???
???

Adventure with Quaxly

Choose this option to go adventuring with Quaxly

STEP
2
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Quaxly (2/5)
Catch 3 Pokémon
×3
Poké Ball ×3
Take a snapshot of a wild Pokémon
×300
Stardust ×300

REWARDS

Quaxly
900 XP
STEP
3
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Quaxly (3/5)
Spin 50 PokéStops or Gyms
×20
Razz Berry ×20
Catch 200 Pokémon
×15
Pinap Berry ×15
Send 60 Gifts to friends
×25
Poké Ball ×25
Evolve a Quaxly
×1000
1000 XP
Earn a heart with your buddy on 7 different days
×3000
Stardust ×3000

REWARDS

Lechonk
900 XP
STEP
4
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Quaxly (4/5)
Explore 30 km
×5
Mysterious Component ×5
Catch 400 Pokémon
×25
Great Ball ×25
Earn 40 Candies walking with your buddy
×9
Golden Razz Berry ×9
Evolve a Quaxwell
×2000
2000 XP
Visit a PokéStop on 14 different days
×6000
Stardust ×6000

REWARDS

???
900 XP
STEP
5
A Paldean Adventure - Adventure with Quaxly (5/5)
??? ???
??? ???
??? ???

REWARDS

???
???
???

Lechonk's Adventure

Event-exclusive Timed Research

Timed Research featuring encounters with Lechonk will be available throughout the event!

And not only is Lechonk making its Pokémon GO debut, you may even encounter a Shiny one—if you’re lucky!

This Timed Research began with the last event, A Paldean Adventure. It will continue to be available during this event.

STEP
1
Lechonk's Adventure (1/1)
Catch 9 Pokémon Lechonk
Catch 1 Pokémon Lechonk
Catch 5 Pokémon Lechonk
Use 9 Berries to help catch Pokémon Lechonk
Send 9 Gifts to Friends Lechonk

REWARDS

Lechonk
×900
900 XP

Collection Challenge

Complete the Paldea-themed Collection Challenges to receive Stardust and additional encounters with Lechonk!

These Collection Challenges began with the last event, A Paldean Adventure. They will continue to be available during this event.

Sprigatito Collection Challenge
Sprigatito
Hoppip
Lechonk

REWARDS

×1000
Lechonk
Fuecoco Collection Challenge
Fuecoco
Houndour
Lechonk

REWARDS

×1000
Lechonk
Quaxly Collection Challenge
Quaxly
Buizel
Lechonk

REWARDS

×1000
Lechonk
Lechonk Collection Challenge
Lechonk
Fletchling

REWARDS

×1000
Lechonk

Shiny

These Pokémon will be released in their shiny variant with the start of the event.

  • Bombirdier

These Pokémon will have a higher chance of being encountered shiny during this event.

  • Hoppip
  • Houndour
  • Buizel
  • Fletchling

Sales

New Avatar Items

To celebrate the launch of The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero Part 1: The Teal Mask DLC for the Pokémon Scarlet or Pokémon Violet games on Nintendo Switch, new avatar items inspired by the main characters will be available to all Trainers starting on September 13, 2023!

  • Paldea Set (Kitakami)
  • Paldea Backpack (Kitakami)
  • Paldea Sandals (Kitakami)

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