Hoenn Challenge Pokemon GO Tasks and Rewards

Hoenn Challenge Pokemon GO tasks and rewards explained.
Hoenn Challenge Pokemon GO tasks and rewards explained. | Photo courtesy of Niantic Labs

The Hoenn Challenge Pokemon GO tasks and rewards went live this week. As part of the Pokemon GO Throwback Challenges, the Hoenn region is center stage for the next week. The past two weeks focused on the Kanto and Johto regions.

Players will have until 1 PM on May 22 to complete the Hoenn Throwback Challenge before the next one, Sinnoh, begins. If you complete all four regions' challenges there will be special rewards.

Hoenn Challenge Pokemon GO Tasks and Rewards Explained

A pre reward of 5 Rare Candy will be available because of the previous week's mistake.

Hoenn Tasks Step 1

  • Catch 3 Grass, Water, or Fire-type Pokemon - 10 Pokeballs
  • Claim reward - 5 Rare Candy
  • Catch a Rock-type Pokemon - 500 Stardust

Rewards: 1 Pinap Berry, Nosepass Encounter, and 2 Razz Berries

Hoenn Tasks Step 2

  • Power Up Pokemon - 5 Pinap Berries
  • Make 3 Nice Throws - Lairon encounter
  • Catch a Fighting-type Pokemon - 500 Stardust

Rewards: 1 Razz Berry, Hariyama Encounter, and 2 Pinap Berries

Hoenn Tasks Step 3

  • Send a Gift to a Friend - 1 Incense
  • Make 3 Curveball Throws - Wailmer Encounter
  • Catch an Electric-type Pokemon - 500 Stardust

Rewards: 1 Pinap Berry, Manectric Encounter, and 2 Razz Berries

Hoenn Tasks Step 4

  • Earn a Candy walking with your Buddy - Trapinch Encounter
  • Catch 3 Pokemon with Weather Boost - Bagon Encounter
  • Catch a Fire-type Pokemon - 500 Stardust

Rewards: 1 Razz Berry, Camerupt Encounter, and 2 Pinap Berries

Hoenn Tasks Step 5

  • Make 3 Great Throws - Shedinja Encounter
  • Power Up Pokemon 3 times - 10 Great Balls
  • Catch a Normal-type Pokemon - 500 Stardust

Rewards: 1 Pinap Berry, Slakoth encounter, and 2 Razz Berries

Hoenn Tasks Step 6

  • Catch a Water, Electric, or Bug-type Pokemon - 10 Ultra Balls
  • Battle another trainer - Absol Encounter
  • Catch a Flying-type Pokemon - 500 Stardust

Rewards: 1 Razz Berry, Swellow Encounter, and 2 Pinap Berries

Hoenn Tasks Step 7

  • Catch a Ghost-type Pokemon - 5 Revives
  • Give your Buddy 3 Treats - 1x Charged TM
  • Catch a Psychic-type Pokemon - 500 Stardust

Rewards: 1 Pinap Berry, Claydol Encounter, and 2 Razz Berries

Hoenn Tasks Step 8

  • Take a Snapshot of a Water-type Pokemon - Clamperl Encounter
  • Evolve a Pokemon - 1 Star Piece
  • Catch a Water-type Pokemon - 500 Stardust

Rewards: 1 Razz Berry, Sealeo Encounter, and 2 Pinap Berries

Hoenn Tasks Step 9

  • Claim Reward (x3) - 3,000 XP

Rewards: 10 Rare Candy and Groudon Encounter