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This weekend in Pokemon GO: February 19-21, 2022

Published: 22:30, 19 February 2022
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Pokemon GO is gearing up for GO Tour: Johto with the highly appropriate GO Tour Poke Ball Prep Rally. Trainers can take the opportunity to evolve Hisuian Voltorb into Hisuian Electrode.

Pokemon GO Tour: Johto is coming up fast and the Trainers can take the next couple of days to finish preparing for the event with the GO Tour Poke Ball Prep Rally.

The GO Tour Poke Ball Prep Rally will laso bring some ball-like Pokemon into the fold, as well as mark the start of Hisuian Electrode’s Pokemon GO debut. Keep your eyes peeled for the Ball Guy: you’ll be able to play dress-up and emulate the iconic look of the mysterious mascot of the Galar Pokemon League with a new Ball Guy costume avatar item.

GO Tour Poke Ball Prep Rally

Date and time: You can already jump into the event. The Prep Rally will end on Friday, February 25, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time.

You’ll are now able to complete research tasks in exchange for Poke Balls and catch Pokemon like Hisuian Voltorb and Amoonguss. Plus, Hisuian Electrode is making its Pokemon GO debut. Hisuian Voltorb can evolve into Hisuian Electrode, and you’ll only need 50 Voltorb Candy to do it. Take note that the latest evolution will continue to be available after February 25.

Timed Research

During the event, Timed Research that rewards Poke Balls will be available.

Wild Encounters

The following Pokemon will be appearing more frequently in the wild:

  • Voltorb*
  • Hisuian Voltorb
  • Koffing*
  • Marill*
  • Wailmer*
  • Solosis
  • Foongus

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If you’re lucky, you might encounter:

  • Jigglypuff*
  • Electrode
  • Amoonguss
  • Galarian Stunfisk*

*There’s a Shiny version of this Pokemon hiding somewhere in the wild.


Buddies will bring you Poke Balls in Gifts.

Field Research Task Rewards

Complete certain Field Research tasks to earn Poke Balls, Great Balls, and Ultra Balls.

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