Cinccino Pokémon GO: Pokémon Debuts During Lunar New Year Event

Cinccino will soon be available in Pokémon GO
Cinccino will soon be available in Pokémon GO / Niantic/The Pokémon Company

Cinccino appears in Pokémon GO for the first time as part of the game's Lunar New Year event. Here's how you can add the Pokémon to your connection.

Cinccino Pokémon GO: Pokémon Debuts During Lunar New Year Event

Cinccino is the evolved form of Minccino, itself the focus of new Limited Research players can complete Feb. 2 between 2 and 5 p.m. local time. The research tasks won't be unveiled until the event is closer to taking place

  • Minccino Research: Make X Nice Throws
  • Minccino Research: Make X Nice Throws in a row
  • Minccino Research: Use 3 Berries to help catch Pokémon
  • Minccino Research: Catch X Normal-Type Pokémon
  • Minccino Research: Catch a Patrat or Bidoof
  • Minccino Research: Catch a Pikachu, Plusle, or Minun
  • Minccino Research: Catch a Rattata or Sentret
  • Minccino Research: Evolve X Normal-Type Pokémon
  • Minccino Research: Battle in a Gym
  • Minccino Research: Land X Curveballs
  • Minccino Research: Land X Great Throws
  • Minccino Research: Land X Great Throws in a row
  • Minccino Research: Battle in a Raid
  • Minccino Research: Defeat a Team GO Rocket Grunt
  • Minccino Research: Spin X PokéStops
  • Minccino Research: Use a Super Effective Charged Move in a Gym Battle

Pokémon GO players will also be able to encounter Minccino by hatching 5 kilometer eggs.

Shiny Minccino will be avaialble during the Limited Research period.

To transform Minccino into its evolution, Cinccino, players will need to administer a Unova Stone.