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How to Get a Galarian Slowpoke in Pokemon GO

How to Get a Galarian Slowpoke in Pokemon GO
How to Get a Galarian Slowpoke in Pokemon GO / Photo Courtesy of Niantic

Galarian Slowpoke debuted in Pokemon GO during its A Very Slow Discovery challenge. Catching this Psychic-type Pokemon can lead to other surprising reveals, such obtaining a Galarian Slowbro.

Players can catch Galarian Slowpoke during Pokemon GO's A Very Slow Discovery event, which began on June 8 and ends on June 13 at 8 p.m. local time.

How to Get a Galarian Slowpoke in Pokemon GO

While players might encounter more original Slowpoke spawns during this event, there is an increased likelihood of running into a Galarian Slowpoke after completing Field Research tasks.

When tackling these Field Research tasks, players will have to catch eight Water-type Pokemon, eight Psychic-type Pokemon, or evolve a Psychic-type Pokemon.

Galarian Slowpoke is a Psychic-type Pokemon. This Pokemon's go-to moves include Confusion, Iron Tail, Psychic, Psyshock, and Surf.

The best counter moves to use against Galarian Slowpoke include Steel-, Psychic-, and Dark-type moves.

Players can also evolve Galarian Slowpoke into Galarian Slowbro. This action requires 50 Candies. Players can also obtain Galarian Slowking through using 50 Candies and having it as a Buddy Pokemon while catching 30 Psychic-type Pokemon.

Galarian Slowking's go-to moves include Acid, Confusion, and Hex. As for Galarian Slowbro, players should use Confusion and Poison jab.