How to Get Mudkip in Pokemon GO

How to Get Mudkip in Pokemon GO
How to Get Mudkip in Pokemon GO / Photo courtesy of Niantic

Catching Mudkip in Pokemon GO is a difficult task to complete. Fortunately, players can encounter this Water-type Pokemon during the game's fifth-anniversary event. From completing Research tasks to activating Lures, here's everything you need to know about catching this Water-type Pokemon.

How to Get Mudkip in Pokemon GO

Pokemon GO's fifth-anniversary event will end on July 15 at 8 p.m. local time. From encountering a flying Pikachu to discovering a Shiny Meltan, there are various rewards and activities for players. As for encountering Mudkip, trainers can enter two methods for catching this Water-type Pokemon.

After you've completed a Field Research task, you should activate a Lure Module near a PokeStop in order to encounter Mudkip. Trainers might also run into other Pokemon such as Charmander, Snivy, and Torchic.

Players can also encounter Mudkip in the wild, and it is recommended to use Incense in order to increase the likelihood of running into this Water-type Pokemon.

Mudkip's go-to moves in Pokemon GO consist of Water Gun, Return, and Dig. Mudkip is also a starter Pokemon from the Hoenn region.

Trainers can evolve Mudkip into Marshtomp with 25 Candy. Marshtomp can then evolve into Swampert with 100 Candy.

For more Pokemon GO news, read more about catching Squirtle.